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Information Technology (IT) Pioneers

Retirees and former employees of Unisys, Lockheed Martin, and their heritage companies

Club's Calendar:

Social Activities tab at left has details. 

  1. September 15: 40th Anniversary Party
  2. Oct 2nd: Roseville Good Old Days
  3. Nov 4th: Unihogs & Technologists plus VIP Club 2021 electioins
  4. Dec. 3rd: Old Timer's Reunion

Board Meetings:

  • June 3rd
  • August 5th
  • October 7th
  • December 2nd

If you as a Club member want to sit in, notify the President the day before.

Welcome to the VIP Club

VIP Club members' personal friendships started during our heritage company working days then continued as we've transitioned into retirement or other work.  *Join us!  As of April '20 we have 709 active memberships - 83% in Minnesota and 17% in 41 other states plus one each in Canada and Greece. 
We are proud of our heritage companies, our technology innovations, and our teamwork accomplishments while on the job - an intriguing and continuing legacy.  This is a living web site**, updated fortnightly with new Club information and Legacy Anthology articles.

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Description automatically generatedPostponed: June 10th Eagles Breakfast: Due to the current Virus situation, the June 10th Plt 4 Engineers & Manufacturers Eagles Club breakfast meeting has been postponed at least to July.  When a new date is set, it will be announced here.

  • NOSTALGIA: During your stay-at-home evenings; take a look at 'Computers in Movies and Television', the Univac 422 is featured at http://www.starringthecomputer.com/computer.html?c=189. Thanks to Keith M. for the link. [5/7/20]  

  • Cancelled: In consideration of the Covid-19 pandemic the Club board cancelled our April 8th Volunteer Recognition luncheon, our May 15th Syttende Mai luncheon, and our June 10th Annual reunion picnic. [5/7/2020]

  • Programmers Bob Roswell and Steve Boyd need help with a 494 emulator (not the MSP freeway.)  Open http://vipclubmn.org/Temp/Univac494help.pdf for specific needs; their contact info is also there.   [4/29/20]

  • Next Newsletter: Member inputs for the July/August issue are due to the chief editor by June 8th, send to newsletter@vipclubmn.org.  [4/21/2020]

  • Postponed: Roseville Good Old Days: Due to the recent Virus situation,  the RGOD event has been postponed until October 2.  We will be sending out a reminder with details some time in August.  Please stay safe!  See you in October. [3/18/20]

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