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PATCA: 5G Is Overhyped – Learn What It Can Really Do

March 12, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn what 5G cellular will really deliver for the three very different use cases: cell phones, on premise equipment, and low data rate IoT. Much of what is promoted is much more limited than what is said. The coverage areas and the speeds are much more limited than advertised. Also learn what will be different about IoT communication. The future with 5G will be different. Learn what it will really be like.

About the speaker:

Walt Maclay, President and founder of Voler Systems, one of the top electronic design firms in Silicon Valley, is committed to delivering quality electronic products that are easy to manufacture. Voler Systems (www.VolerSystems.com) provides design, development, risk assessment, and verification of new devices for medical, consumer, and industrial, and applications. Voler is particularly experienced in designing wearable devices, using its skill with sensors and wireless technology.

Walt is a past PATCA president and a senior life member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). He holds a BSEE degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University.

NOTE: $5 to reserve seat for the talk. Attendees are expected to order an entree from the menu. You can order your dinner and pay directly to the restaurant. Look for us in the backroom.


Holder’s Country Inn
998 S De Anza Blvd
San Jose, CA 95129 United States