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Africa Distinguished Lecturer Tour

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 10:00

Africa Distinguished Lecturer Tour

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IEEE Signal Processing Society has been generous and supportive to Two day Distinguished Lectures.

Distinguished Lecture

Dr. Ken Sugiyama

Yahoo! JAPAN Research, Yahoo Japan Corporation

Kioi Tower, Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioicho,

1-3 Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8282, Japan

A short biography

He received a BE, an ME, and a DE Degree in Electrical Engineering from Tokyo Metropolitan University in 1979, 1981, and 1998, respectively. He has over 30 years of experience developing a wide variety of telecommunications, speech, and audio signal processing systems for consumer and network system products. In addition to proven record of adoption in products and international standards as well as publication and granted patents, marketing and sales experience to develop over 300 new contacts in the world in two years for technical licensing is unique as a research engineer. Distinguished Lecturer for Signal Processing Society (2014-2015) and Consumer Electronics Society (2017-2018), IEEE.

Day 1

Topic 1: Easy and lazy technical writing for engineers and scientists: A step-by-step guide to establish a good logical structure.

Guest Speaker: Assoc. Professor JWF Muwanga-Zake

(BSc. BEd. MSC. Med. PhD, PGCE, PGDE)

Dean, Faculty of Science & Technology, Cavendish University.

Topic: More Needs to be Done to Harness ICTs in Ugandan Higher Education – Despite Encouraging Internet   Provision and Funding in Uganda. 

Date: 14th August 2019

Time: 09:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Day 2

Topic 2: History of Personal Media Terminals: From Walkman to Apple Watch

Guest Speaker: Eng. Dr. Mark Henry Rubarenzya

Vice President of the Uganda Institution of Professional Engineers (UIPE)

Topic: Which Skills do we require in 21st century for Professional Development?

Date: 15th August 2019

Time: 09:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Venue: Resilient Africa Network (RAN)

All the Events are free. You are welcome. 

Africa Distinguished Lecturer Tour Event Address

Cavendish University Kampala - Uganda.
Ggaba Road; Opposite American Embassy - Uganda. Resilient Africa Network (RAN), Upper Kololo. , Kampala, (select) 256
Kampala, (select)

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