Distinguished Prof. Yahya Rahmat-Samii delivered an hour long keynote speech entitled: “The Art and Engineering of Antenna Near-Field Measurements and Diagnostics: History Fundamentals and Future” at the 2018 IEEE Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, Signal and Power Integrity (EMC + SIPI) held in Long Beach, California, July 30 – August 3 2018. This symposium brings over 1000 attendees and large number of industry exhibitors. He was also the recipient of the symposium medal.