Professional Development Seminars

The UAA College of Engineering welcomes all students and local engineers, land surveyors and project managers to a free seminar series which aims to foster collaboration and information exchange among Alaskan engineers, land surveyors and project managers.  The series runs throughout the fall and spring semesters each academic year.  

Location: Seminars are held in person in the UAA Engineering and Industry Building (EIB), Room 211 and/or online. Use the livestream links below to watch each week's session online.  The Engineering and Industry Building is located at 2900 Spirit Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508Free parking on Fridays on the UAA campus.

Date/Time: Select Fridays from 11:45 am - 12:45 pm. Seminars will last one hour including Q&A. See this semester's schedule below.

Additional Information: Please contact Kenrick Mock at kjmock@alaska.edu.

*PDH CREDIT:  To be eligible for PDH credit, each presentation can be either be viewed live or the YouTube video (if posted) can be watched at a later date.  The related Qualtrics survey must also be completed and will serve as your attendance record.  It is recommended that you also download the presentation flyer to serve as the syllabus regarding what was covered in the seminar.  For more information about continuing education and PDH credits please see the AELS Board website.  

Introduction to Broadband Series

Presented by Dr. Alex Hills, Distinguished Service Professor of Engineering & Public Policy and Electrical & Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, as well as Distinguished Affliate Professor of Electrical Engineering at UAA.

Broadband graphic.

Free registration for this four-seminar series includes access to supplemental material for each seminar.

 

Date

Topic Location Livestream Qualtrics
Survey
PDH Eligible*
9/16/22 Broadband Basics and Guided Media (Cable) Technology EIB 211 & Online Livestream Qualtrics  1.0
9/23/22 Wireless Media (Radio) Technology EIB 211 & Online   Livestream Qualtrics 1.0
9/30/22 Optical Fiber and Microwave in the Middle Mile EIB 211 & Online   Livestream Qualtrics  1.0
10/7/22 Satellites (GEO and LEO) and Series Wrap up EIB 211 & Online   Livestream Qualtrics 1.0

 

Upcoming Professional Development Seminars

Date Topic Presenter(s) Location(s) Livestream Qualtrics
Survey
PDH Eligible*
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