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Q4 2017 LabVIEW User Group Meeting

Modifying the UI and Adaptive Configuration

Hello! I hope you are all doing great and enjoying the start of the holiday season. We have our Q4 LabVIEW User Group coming up, and we hope you can make it! This meeting will have two presentations: One on building creative GUI elements in LabVIEW, and another on creating adaptive configuration files.

Click here to register.  Presentation details below.

5pmDecember 12
Minnetronix
1635 Energy Park Dr
Saint Paul, MN 55108
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We hope to see you there!

Creative Graphical User Interface (GUI) Techniques
Steve Vetter, CLA
Owner, Computer Solutions, LLC

Steve will demonstrate how to create a triangular slider control, context help, and animation within LabVIEW.

Adaptable Config File Creation in LabVIEW
Jomar Ochoco, CLD, CTA
St. Jude Medical

Jomar will demonstrate programs for creating configuration files and easily adapting the configuration files as parameters are added or removed.

We want to hear from you!

If you have a topic you would like to learn about, or have a presentation you would like to give at a future LabVIEW User Group meeting, just reply to this email and we will get you connected.

Thanks, and looking forward to seeing you there!

The Minneapolis LabVIEW User Group Team

Q1 2017 LabVIEW User Group Meeting

Artificial Intelligence & LabVIEW

The Q1 2017 LabVIEW User Group is fast approaching! The theme for this meeting: Artificial Intelligence. Come to see some interesting applications of AI in LabVIEW and the robotic creations of some of our future minds! 

Click here to register.  Presentation details below.

5pm, March 28
Minnetronix (Building West of the Parking Lot)
1635 Energy Park Dr.
St. Paul, MN 55108
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Artificial Intelligence in LabVIEW
Steve Vetter, CLA.
President, Computer Solutions LLC.

After a brief introduction to some terms, concepts, techniques, and history of Artificial Intelligence, Steve will show a few examples of AI implementations in LabVIEW and a peak behind the scenes at how it is done.

Lego Robotics with LabVIEW EV3
Team Infiniti, FIRST LEGO League
Andy Killorin, Andrew Lin, and Samy Lulu

Back from the State Tournament, fifth-grade Team Infiniti will talk about this year's Animal Allies competition, including videos and live demonstrations of their missions. They will also discuss their award-winning LabVIEW EV3 programming.

If you have a topic you would like to learn about, or have a presentation you would like to give at a future LabVIEW User Group meeting, just reply to this email and we will get you connected.

Thanks, and looking forward to seeing you there!

The Minneapolis LabVIEW User Group Team

2017 LabVIEW User Group Schedule

Your 2017 LabVIEW User Group Schedule

Hi All,

We have officially set dates for all LabVIEW User Group meetings in 2017!

  • March 28 - @ Minnetronix
  • June 6
  • September 19
  • December 12

As of now, all meetings will begin at 5pm. Keep a lookout for reminder emails with more details on each meeting. 

We also created a calendar so it's easy to keep track of User Group activities:
https://calendar.google.com/calendar/embed?src=choose-mc.com_ri4irrtosbp98o42ckeotiunrs%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Chicago

And finally, if you ever lose a User Group email, you can check the News page to find a history of the most important announcements! 

If you have a topic you would like to learn about, or have a presentation you would like to give at a future LabVIEW User Group meeting, just reply to this email and we will get you connected.

Thanks, and looking forward to seeing you there!

The Minneapolis LabVIEW User Group Team

Q4 2016 LabVIEW User Group Meeting

Let's do LabVIEW. And TestStand.

The Q4 Minneapolis LabVIEW User Group meeting is fast approaching!

Please join us at Medtronic, Mounds View campus at 5pm on December 14th. Register here

Medtronic - Mounds View Campus
MVS Mahle Auditorium
8200 Coral Sea Street NE
Mounds View, MN 55112

The auditorium opens at 4:30pm. Event begins at 5pm.

This user group meeting will be focused on test. We have a great couple of presentations demonstrating a qualified LabVIEW test executive from Medtronic and, based on audience feedback, an introduction to TestStand with a panel of experienced TestStand developers ready to answer your questions. 

Presentation details:

Deploying Custom LabVIEW Applications with a Qualified Test Executive
James Bomber, CLD.
Sr. Test Engineer at Medtronic.

Using a test executive can reduce development time and present a common look and feel for applications. The task at
hand was to decrease the effort (validation and installation complexity) required to deploy LabVIEW apps that used a
custom LabVIEW test executive.

TestStand Expert Panel
Various Regional TestStand Experts

A quick introduction to the TestStand platform followed by opportunities for you to ask questions about how you might benefit from using it for your own projects, or any other questions you may have. Bring any and all questions!

If you have a topic you would like to learn about, or have a presentation you would like to give at a future LabVIEW User Group meeting, just reply to this email and we will get you connected.

Thanks, and looking forward to seeing you there!

The Minneapolis LabVIEW User Group Team

NI Certification Exams Nov 14

Hi All,

Tom Pawlak has scheduled another time slot for NI Certification exams. He’ll be hosting it on November 14. Location TBD. If you’ve been wanting to get your CLD, CLA, or any other NI certification, this is a great opportunity.

If you’re interested in signing up, let him know!

Contact Tom Pawlak here.

Thanks,

Will