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Day in the Life of a Firmware Engineer

Saturday June 29th, 2024 | 10:00 PM China Standard Time

Join us for an insightful online discussion with Mingqi (James) Zhang, Firmware Engineer at Schneider Electric.

Want to know what it's like to be a firmware engineer at a global industry leader? Join us for a live webinar with Mingqi (James) Zhang, a firmware expert from Schneider Electric. He'll share insider knowledge about the field, his daily work on the critical Triconex system, and practical advice for aspiring engineers. Don't miss this chance to get a head start on your career!

Date: June 29, 2024

Time:  7:00am PST, 10:00am EST, 10:00pm China Standard Time

*The Zoom link will be emailed to you upon registration*

About the Speaker - 

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Mingqi (James) Zhang, a UCSD-educated firmware engineer, has three years of experience at Schneider Electric, focusing on Triconex system firmware for high-hazard industries. His expertise and teaching passion make him a perfect firmware engineering mentor.

What to Expect

  • Understanding Firmware: A clear explanation of firmware and its applications.
  • Firmware vs. Software: Key differences in roles, projects, and skills.
  • Schneider Electric & Triconex: An insider's view of industrial firmware.
  • Challenges & Rewards: Real-world insights into the field.
  • Advice for Students: Tips for success from a seasoned professional.


  • 30-minute presentation by James
  • 15-minute moderated Q&A session

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from an expert and discover the exciting world of firmware engineering!

Important Note: Joining information will be emailed to you upon registration.