SNAME Chesapeake Dinner Meeting

When:  Dec 12, 2017 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (ET)
Associated with  Chesapeake Section

Dr. Jeff Solka
Chief Scientist and Chief Technology Officer (acting)
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division 

Speaker Bio 
Dr. Jeffrey L. Solka earned the B.S. degree in Mathematics and Chemistry from James Madison University, the M.S. in Mathematics from James Madison University, the M.S. in Physics from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and his Ph.D. in Computational Sciences and Informatics (Computational Statistics) at George Mason University, working under the direction of Prof. Edward J. Wegman. Since 1984, Dr. Solka has been working in statistical pattern recognition and data mining for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren, VA. He has published over 120 journal, conference, and technical papers, has won numerous awards including being elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association in August of 2007, was previously awarded  4 patents, and is current acting as the Chief Technology Officer of the Dahlgren Division of the Naval Surface Warfare Center.



Tuesday 12 December, 2017 


5:30 PM: Registration and Social Hour

6:30 PM: Dinner Served

7:30 PM Technical Presentation and Q&A

8:30 PM: Adjourn



TenPenh Tysons

7900 Westpark Drive

McLean, VA 22102



Plenty of parking in vicinity



Tysons Corner Station

Silver Line


Asian fusion cuisine served family style.

Please note dietary restrictions upon registration.



$30 for Young Professional ASNE/SNAME Members          

$35 for Regular ASNE/SNAME Members

$45 for Non-members and Guests


Event PoC: Jonathan Holbert
Phone: (269) 876-4164


Cancellations: To prevent forfeiture of your payment, cancel on or before noon Tuesday December 5, 2017.


TenPenh Tysons
7900 Westpark Drive
McLean, VA 22102

Pricing Information

Registration Price
Young Professionals $30.00
Member $35.00
Non-member $45.00


Jonathan Holbert