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First Practical Photovoltaic Solar Cell +The Hall of Innovation is accessible to the public via the lobby in Building 6.
First RISC Microprocessor +Soda Hall is open to the public 8-6 5 days per week, excepting holidays. Building security is provided by the University of California Police.
First Radio Astronomical Observations Using VLBI, 1967 +The site is accessible to the public seven days a week from Easter to Thanksgiving and five days a week through the winter. When staff are not present, the DRAO site is secured by electronically operated access gates and a security system. Observatory scientists typically give tours to 1000 school students throughout the year. A professional guide typically gives weekend tours to 5000 visitors per year. Casual self-guided visitors to the site typically number 5000 each year. The Observatory holds an Open House every September that typically attracts over 1000 visitors each year.
First Real-Time Speech Communication on Packet Networks +MIT Lincoln Laboratory is a secure facility. The main entrance and lobby area is open to the public, and the Laboratory often opens its auditorium to outside events including Boston Section IEEE meetings, IEEE Life Fellow meetings, Science on Saturdays for K-12, and concerts. (Note: The Lincoln Laboratory auditorium hosts many IEEE meetings, and would be the site for a m ilestone ceremony should this proposal be accepted).
First Technical Meeting of AIEE 1884 +The Franklin Institute is open to the public. The building has security personnel and alarms when it is closed.
First generation and experimental proof of electromagnetic waves 1886-1888. +The plaque site on KIT campus is open to the public.
First television broadcast in Western Canada +The site is located on the Mount Seymour Parkway, a road which leads to the popular Mount Seymour ski resort, and is easily accessible. The broadcasting antennas and transmitter site are easily visible from the roadway and the main gate. CBC conducts frequent public tours for students and the public.  


Gapless Metal Oxide Surge Arrester (MOSA) for electric power systems,1975 +The people are able to see the plaque in the secured zone by getting inside the entrance hall of Meiden R&D Center.
Grumman Lunar Module +The site is secure by fencing and guards but accessible to the Public


Harvard Mark 1 Computer, 1944 - 1959 +The Harvard school lobby is generally opened to the public.
High Temperature Superconductivity +The intended plaque site is on the University of Houston campus, which is protected by the UH Department of Public Safety (Police Department, Security Services, and Fire Marshal). The building in which the plaque will be installed is locked during non-business hours. The intended plaque site is accessible to the public during University business hours, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday, excluding University holidays. Visitors will not need to go through security, make an appointment, or contact anyone in order to visit the plaque during business hours.
High-Temperature Superconductivity +Currently, the area is not protected and is publicly accessible. However, because of recent terrorist threads the construction of a fence is planned. The plaque will be installed such that it will be well visible from outside the fence.
Hollow dielectric beam waveguide of sub-millimeter wavelength range, 1966 +As the plaque is supposed to be placed on the outer wall, the plaque will be well protected by the sire owner, IRE NASU and accessible for all visitors and public.


IEEE Milestone for the Demonstration of the First Working Laser in Malibu, CA +The site is private corporate property. Off hours, a gate surrounds the facility. During hours, the gate is open and a reception area can welcome visitors.
Improvements in and relating to Sound-transmission, Sound-recording and Sound-reproduction systems by Alan Dower Blumlein +The plaque will be firmly secured to the outside of the building. Visitors can view the plaque from Abbey Road and will not need access to the studios.
Interactive Video Games +The site is accessible from the visitor parking area. Visitors will not have to go through BAE Systems Security to visit the plaque.
International Standardization of G3 Facsimile in 1980 +NTT Cyber Communications Laboratory Group, Yokosuka-city, Kanagawa Japan. KDDI R&D Laboratories, Kamifukuoka-city, Saitama Japan. The plates will be installed in the main entrances in the NTT Cyber Communications Laboratory Group and KDDI R&D Laboratories. Both laboratories conduct the introduction tours for students and the public frequently.
Introduction of the Apple I Computer: 1976 +The main entrance and the main lobby of the headquarters of Apple, Inc., at 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA, are fully accessible to the public.
Introduction of the Apple II Computer: 1977-1978 +The main entrance and the main lobby of the headquarters of Apple, Inc., at 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA, are fully accessible to the public.
Introduction of the Apple Macintosh Computer, 1984 +The main entrance and the main lobby of the headquarters of Apple, Inc., at 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA 95014, are fully accessible to the public.
Invention and development of vapor-phase axial deposition (VAD) method for mass production of high-quality optical fiber for telecommunication +NTT’s receptionists are always near the plaque. The plaque will be placed near the reception area at the floor entrance hall. All visitors have free access to this hall.
Invention of Holography by Dennis Gabor +There is a staffed desk at the Exhibition Road entrance of Imperial College, where visitors could ask for admittance or guidance; a walk across an open courtyard to the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Building is required.
Invention of Public-key Cryptography +The site is a secure communications station, but the main entrance area leading to the main building from the outside is public


John Logie Baird Inventions in Television +Secure building, TV surveillance cameras, Museum Curator, Security guards, Visitor’s procedures. Currently the London Development Agency has plans to redevelop Crystal Palace Park and the Museum would be re-sited in a brand new construction. See The Crystal Palace Foundation – Melvyn Harrison – is very supportive but do not have finances </p> </p> The Crystal Palace Museum staff is also very supportive of an IEEE MILESTONE Plaque for JLB and would welcome this addition in order to add to the Museum and the display relating to JLB – the Museum Curator and Museum trustees have been sent requests for support in writing.


Krka – Šibenik Electric Power System +Both sites are secure and accessible to public
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