The Silicon Valley Engineering Council (SVEC) represents engineering societies throughout the Silicon Valley and is dedicated to the coordination and communication among these societies to sponsor and promote activities of an educational and scientific nature.
Membership in SVEC strengthens your alliance with engineering society leaders so you can better serve your constituents in support of your charters. Please join us!
To qualify a local chapter or section of a society should have at least 50 members. The society should be a non-profit educational organization with a purpose to advance the technical capabilities and knowledge of its members.
Individuals can participate in council meetings and sponsored events. However, only board officers and delegates of member societies are allowed to vote on SVEC business.
The SVEC also welcomes company sponsors to assist in SVEC programs.
Submit a letter requesting application to the SVEC membership committee. Use this draft letter (SME was used as an example).
$200 for chapters of 200 or more local members.
$100 for chapters of less than 200 local members.
Please mail a check for the first year’s dues with your application. Write check to “SVEC.”
Approval: Membership committee will present your letter to the Board of Directors for approval.
Agreements and Commitments:
New members joining the Council prior to February 1 pay full current year dues to complete fiscal year. New members joining after February 1 pay half the current year dues. The fiscal year is from July 1 to June 30.