- ICC News and Announcements....
February 18, 2018 - Spring 2018 Special Spouse's Activity
As part of the spouses activities, on Monday, May 7,
2018, a tour of Tucson, The Old Pueblo and Sabino Canyon with lunch has been
scheduled . The cost will be $60.00 per person and pre-registration will be
required as the number of participants must be guaranteed. More
details are available on the
2018 Meeting Page.
February 1, 2018 - Spring 2018 Meeting Registration Dates
Online Registration for the Spring 2018 ICC Meeting will
open on Monday, April 2nd, and close on Friday, April 27th.
January 26, 2018 - Welcome New ICC Officers
With a new year, we have a new slate of officers at the
top of the ICC. Frank Frentzas has completed his two year term as Chair of the
ICC, and will now step into the Immediate Past Chair role. Let us all extend a
thank you to Frank for his leadership, as well as Past Chair Thomas Champion who
has completed his two years as “Immediate Past Chair”.
Rusty Bascom on taking over as Chair of the ICC, and Henk Geene on stepping up
to Vice Chair/Treasurer. Several other leadership changes have taken place since
Long time Standards Coordinator John Merando has stepped back
into the Assistant Standards Coordinator role, and Gary Clark has stepped up to
be Standards Coordinator.
Najwa Abouhassan has taken the role of Assistant
Recording Secretary. Thank you to Carl Wentzel for filling that role for the
December 6, 2017 - Fall 2017 Meeting Awards
As usual, a
number of awards
were given out at the Fall 2017 meeting. Special for this meeting, was
the awarding of the ICC Distinguished Service Award to
Bill Taylor! If you didn't get to at
the Fall meeting, take a moment to congratulate Bill and all the other award
here) next time you see or speak to them!
December 5, 2017 - Budgeting for Spring 2018 Meeting
2018 meeting page has been updated with two important pieces of information,
to assist you in budgeting for next spring's meeting in Tucson, Arizona. A
link has been added to a
spreadsheet of the registration costs for the Spring meeting, and the ICC
contract rate for the J.W. Marriot has been posted.
December 4, 2017 - Pictures from Fall 2017 Meeting
ICC Photographer Tom Champion has done a great job for us
over the last few years taking pictures at each meeting, and we have implemented
a new way to share them. The ICC now has an Instagram account,
Pictures are in the process of being posted to that account, and will also be
available in a gallery on the
meeting page of our new "beta" website. Feel free to take a look
around what will soon be our new website.
October 17, 2017 - Working Group Agenda's and Guidebook
Don't forget to use the Guidebook app for up to date
agenda's including working and discussion group's like WG B09 Guide for the
Evaluation of Solvents Used for Cleaning Electrical Cables and Accessories
and DG C37 on Submarine Cables. Guidebook is avaible in most smartphone
"app stores". Details are available on the
Fall 2017 Meeting page.
August 1, 2017 - Passing of Bill Thue
It is with sadness that we share news of the passing of
Bill Thue, who died peacefully at his home in London on July 12th. Bill
was 93. A private funeral is planned for August 9, and a Memorial Service
is planned for April 28, 2018 in London. Bill was a past Chair of ICC, an
IEEE Fellow, and the recipient of the ICC Distinguished Service Award in 1985.
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