High-Quality Free Immigration Services for Qualified Individuals
May
22
11:00 AM11:00

High-Quality Free Immigration Services for Qualified Individuals

  • 1139 South Main Street, Community Room 2, Walnut Creek, CA, 94596 (map)
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  • U.S. Naturalization Application
  • Family Immigration Petitions (fiancé, spouse, child & parents)
  • Green Card & Green Card Renewals
  • Travel Document
  • VAWA (Violence Against Women Act)
  • U Visa
  • USCIS Fee Waivers for Eligible Petitions
  • Affidavits of Support and Consular Processing
  • Employment Authorization

*Qualified individuals are those with income below 250% poverty guideline and have no serious criminal record.

With Kaanun Mehr's collaboration, Pars Equality Center’s immigration attorney will be there to assist you in English or Farsi.

By Appointment Only. Please Call (408) 261-6405

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LATEST ON IRAN SANCTIONS/OFAC REGULATIONS
May
22
6:30 PM18:30

LATEST ON IRAN SANCTIONS/OFAC REGULATIONS

Please join the Iranian American Bar Association – NorCal Chapter (IABA) for a free presentation on the current sanctions/OFAC regulations with IABA member and expert attorney Mehrnoush Yazdanyar. The presentation will provide an update on the current sanctions/OFAC regulations with an emphasis on the pitfalls of money/asset transmittal from Iran to the U.S. given the current currency crisis in Iran.

This event is free for all.

 Co-hosted by Pars Equality Center and the Iranian American Bar Association (IABA).

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Job Search Workshop 2: For Computer Science Professionals at Los Angeles Office
May
23
6:00 PM18:00

Job Search Workshop 2: For Computer Science Professionals at Los Angeles Office

  • 4954 Van Nuys Boulevard Sherman Oaks, CA, 91403 United States (map)
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Job Search Workshop for Industry Professionals" is to assit immigrants and refugees to learn – in an informal setting – about cultural practices and resources available in the U.S. so they can successfully integrate into workplaces, and communities.


Panelists:

Esfandiar Behrouz
Technology and Information Security Consultant

Alireza Sahabni
Founder and CEO, Qulab
Google, Senior Research Scientist

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High-Quality Free Immigration Services Offered for Qualified Individuals* at Afghan Coalition
May
31
11:00 AM11:00

High-Quality Free Immigration Services Offered for Qualified Individuals* at Afghan Coalition

  • 39155 Liberty St D-460, Fremont, CA 94538 (map)
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Please note: Only U.S. immigration cases are handled, not UNHCR refugee cases that are outside the U.S. and waiting approval.

  • U.S. Naturalization Applications
  • Family Immigration Petitions (fiancé, spouse, child & parents)
  • Green Card & Green Card Renewals
  • Travel Document
  • VAWA (Violence Against Women Act)
  • U Visa
  •  USCIS Fee Waivers for Eligible Petitions
  • Affidavits of Support and Consular Processing
  • Employment Authorization

*Qualified individuals are those with income below 250% poverty guideline and have no serious criminal record.

Pars Equality Center’s immigration attorney can assist you in English and Farsi on a monthly basis in Fremont and weekly in San Jose.

To schedule an appointment please call: Pars Equality Center at (408) 261-6405
                                                       
                                                           or
                                                                    Afghan Coalition at (510) 745-1680

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Fireside Chat w/ Avideh Zakhor, Qualcomm Chair in EECS at UC Berkeley at San Jose Office
May
31
6:30 PM18:30

Fireside Chat w/ Avideh Zakhor, Qualcomm Chair in EECS at UC Berkeley at San Jose Office

  • 1635 The Alameda San Jose, CA, 95126 United States (map)
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Avideh Zakhor joined the faculty at UC Berkeley in 1988 where she currently holds the Qualcomm Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences. Her areas of interest include theories and applications of signal, image and video processing, 3D computer vision, and multimedia networking. 
She co-founded OPC technology in 1996, which was later acquired by Mentor Graphics (Nasdaq: MENT) in 1998, and UrbanScan Inc. in 2005 which was acquired by Google in 2007. The technology behind 3D Google Earth was originally developed in her lab at U.C. Berkeley. She is now the founder and CEO of Indoor Reality, creating 3D maps of indoor environments one step at a time.

She has won a number of best paper awards, including the IEEE Signal Processing Society in 1997 and 2009, IEEE Circuits and Systems Society in 1997 and 1999, IEEE Solid Circuits Society in 2008, IEEE international conference on image processing in 1999, Packet Video Workshop in 2002, and IEEE Workshop on Multimodal Sentient Computing in 2007. She holds 6 U.S. patents, and is the co-author of three books with her students.

Prof. Zakhor received the B. S. degree from California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, and the S. M. and Ph. D. degrees from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, all in electrical engineering, in 1983, 1985, and 1987 respectively. She was a General Motors scholar from 1982 to 1983, was a Hertz fellow from 1984 to 1988, received the Presidential Young Investigators (PYI) award, and Office of Naval Research (ONR) young investigator award in 1992. In 2001, she was elected as IEEE Fellow and received the Okawa Prize in 2004.

To register, please click HERE.

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