The Rensselaer Alumni Chapter of The Finger Lakes FINGER LAKES CHAPTER EVENTSClick here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally. ATHLETIC EVENTS Come out and support our student-athletes as they compete in the Finger Lakes area. For more details, visit the athletics website at www.rpiathletics.com. Click here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally. NATIONAL EVENTS Alumni Reception at the Game Developers Conference, San Francisco March 3, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM If you have an interest in the field of game development, please join local alumni and alumni traveling to San Francisco for the Game Developer's Conference at a reception hosted by Rensselaer's Games and Simulations Arts and Sciences Program and the Office of Alumni Relations. Project Risk Management – RAN Webinar March 3, 2015 at 8:30 PM Join Lauren Curcio Thomas '01 for our discussion on project risk management. Lauren is a certified project management professional with experience at PSEG and BASF, and has a focus on project, operations and people management. Come talk about risk reduction, team building. UAVs: Send in the Drones! – RAN Webinar March 18, 2015 at 8:30 PM Join alumni Xerxes Vania '97 and Rich Martin '05 for a joint discussion of unmanned aerial vehicles: current applications and future developments. Xerxes Vania is engineering manager for the Systems Integration Labs at General Atomics Aeronautical, Inc., where he has experience designing, building and testing unmanned aerial systems for U.S. DOD applications. Biotechnology: Feeding & Healing the World – RAN Webinar April 13, 2015 at 8:30 PM Join alumna Martha Harber '00 for a discussion about two of biotechnology's major goals - feeding and healing the world. In addition to the technical presentation and discussion, our tech talk meetings feature an alumni networking segment where participants introduce themselves and begin to connect with other alumni. Register now and join us online or by phone Monday, April 13, 2015, at 8:30 p.m. Eastern (Rensselaer time) for this meeting. Click here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally.