General Meeting Information
Meeting Dates: SVFIG
typically meets on the fourth Saturday of each month this year with the
following exceptions noted below on the third Saturday:
- February 22nd
- March 21st
- April 25th
- May 23rd
- June 27th
- July 25th
- August 22nd
- September 26th
- October 24th
- November 21st - Third
Saturday - Forth Day
- December 19th - Third
list of meeting dates for the remainder of the year can also be found
If you are planning to attend this month's meeting, please register on
Meetup.com. If you are not planning
to attend, there is no need to register.
Meeting Location: SVFIG
will meet in the Peterson Building (Building 550) on the campus of
Stanford University. The building's location is shown on these maps -
Slide1, Slide2, and this
campus map. Additional maps of the Stanford area can be found
Print a map so you can find parking and the Peterson Building
Parking: There is open
parking on weekends. The suggested parking lot is near the intersection of
Teresa Street and Lomita Drive. You may park in any A or C
designated areas or metered space. There is no need to feed the meter on the
weekends. Do not park in any place marked with 24/7 restrictions!
When in doubt, read the signs!
Building Entrance: Make
your way to the Panama Mall entrance of the Peterson Building. The door
is labeled Building 550 - Mechanical Engineering Design Group. Press the
wireless doorbell to announce your arrival. Someone will open the door for you.
Do not ask Stanford students to let you in and do not enter the building
Meeting Room: Room 200
will be the venue for this month's meeting. Once inside the building, ascend
the stairs just inside the doorway. The room is on the left at the top of the
Visitor is a publically-accessible wireless network available to SVFIG
attendees on campus.
Meeting Video: SVFIG
will stream the video of the meeting to YouTube. The links to all videos can be
Past Meetings: Links,
PowerPoint slides, PDFs, meeting videos, and source files from past months'
meetings are posted here.
Meeting Announcements by
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