First happy hour and tech talk 

Scott Anderson of Core Business Services hosted their first happy hour and tech talk last night at 4 daughters pub.  It was a great kick off to and reminiscent off the old happy hours that were organized by the tech leaders at Lithia. Attendees from many local companies attended including La Clinica, Infostructure,  the city …

Tech Talk: How To Market Yourself

SVG invited Ginger Johnson to deliver the last session* in their Tech Talk Series, and she elected a topic of interest to every graduating student: How to Market Yourself. The subject of her talk attracted SOU students, faculty members and business representatives from a wide spectrum of disciplines, and Ginger did not disappoint her broad …

Tech Workshops at SOU: OnShape CAD Software

The OnShape Tech Workshop, conducted by Ryan Evans of D-Ring Design Works, brought out the inner tinker in all participants; it was like playing with virtual Lego Blocks or Tinker Toys! Ryan set up each person with an individual OnShape Account and then imported a “starter” model of a hole punch device. We then proceeded …

Tech Talk: 3D Modeling

Tuesday, January 19th, Southern Oregon University in Partnership with Sustainable Valley Technology Group welcomed Ryan Evans to present on 3D modeling and OnShape modeling software. Evans spoke about the uses and development of 3D Modeling and focused on the new software Onshape. In the introduction, Evans spoke to the benefits of using CAD programs and …

Tech Talk: ISO9001

On October 20th, Greg Swartz of UL-DQS, Inc. presented a talk about the 2015 ISO 9001 Standard. UL-DQS: UL (Underwriters Laboratory) and DQS, Inc. (German registrar for the certification of management systems) merged in 2008 to form one of the top certification bodies in the world. The primary feature of the updated version of the former …