It's not often that all the planets align and the stars come together,
but this is the fourth year that the stars of the electronics world have
united under one roof to share a meal, a beer and stories and
experiences that can ignite a fertile young engineering mind, remind a
colleague of a special time shared in the history of electronics or
inspire today's engineers to innovate and press on through tough and
seemingly insurmountable challenges.
I was invited by my colleagues Michael Steffes, Intersil Apps manager
and Paul Rako, Analog Devices engineer to the fourth annual Analog
Aficionados event in Santa Clara, CA. Rako was the great impetus behind
this event and it has blossomed into 150 attendees this year.
Click to read the rest of the story (and see the photos) on EDN.