Unveiling of the IEEE Milestone Plaque commemorating 50 years of the Quartz Wrist Watch development at CEH

Celebration of the 50 years of the Quartz Wrist Watch development by the "Centre Electronique Horloger (CEH)".

Keynote speaker Councillor Jean-Nathaniel Karakash. The ceremony will be held in French.

Number of places limited to 50, for registration contact Hugo Wyss, chair of LMAG IEEE Switzerland,  by e-mail to h.wyss@ieee.org

Venue: University of Neuchâtel, rue Breguet 2, Neuchâtel, 

Start 4:00 pm, Closing Standing Apéro, 5:30 pm.

References:

2002  Milestone: 
http://ethw.org/Milestones:Pioneering_Work_on_the_Quartz_Electronic_Wristwatch,_1962-1967

2002 Report in Reg.8 News, Vol.5, No. 4, page 6-7: 
http://ieeer8.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/r8news_feb03.pdf

www.bilan.ch/techno/y-a-50-ans-lhorlogerie-suisse-inventait-quartz