A Message from the 2021 Technical Activities Vice President

Dear Colleagues, As I begin my term as IEEE Technical Activities Vice President, I reflect upon the many ways IEEE Societies and Technical Councils have adapted their activities in the past year to meet the … Continue reading A Message from the 2021 Technical Activities Vice President

Enrich Your IEEE Experience with Technical Memberships

There are countless professional opportunities waiting to help  you stay technically current and connect with leading experts and colleagues in your technical field.  IEEE’s more than 50 specialized Societies, Technical Councils, and Technical Communities facilitate … Continue reading Enrich Your IEEE Experience with Technical Memberships

IEEE Volunteers Growing Food and Opportunities in Nicaragua

Joint-funding program fuels partnership in HAC and EDS IEEE volunteers worked together to benefit a local community and further their own skills by joining the humanitarian technology project, Automated and Sustainable Drip Irrigation System in … Continue reading IEEE Volunteers Growing Food and Opportunities in Nicaragua

The Value in Continuing Professional Education

Surveys of IEEE members regularly show that continuing professional education is one of the main reasons they join IEEE. IEEE members believe that continuing professional education should be a benefit of IEEE membership.  Investing in … Continue reading The Value in Continuing Professional Education

Engineering Verifiable Elections

In their article, “When Is an Election Verifiable?”, published in the June issue of IEEE Security & Privacy, Ronald L. Rivest and Philip B. Stark argue that verifiable elections currently require voter-verifiable paper ballots, demonstrably … Continue reading Engineering Verifiable Elections

Signal Processing Rockstars Imagine the Future

Music and signal processing – combining these two passions resulted in a hit for Beats on the Barbie, 2017 Signal Processing Cup champions. The team of undergraduate students used their knowledge of signal processing to … Continue reading Signal Processing Rockstars Imagine the Future

IEEE MOVEs Technology into Action for Disaster Relief

Natural disasters including multiple hurricanes, with flooding and wind damage, have recently devastated areas in the US. IEEE volunteers were able to assist in recovery efforts though IEEE MOVE Community Outreach – a mobile emergency … Continue reading IEEE MOVEs Technology into Action for Disaster Relief

Did You Know? (May)

Are you in the loop? In this section, we highlight upcoming technical activities, hot topics, and other recent happenings that are of interest to the IEEE community.   The IEEE Entrepreneurship Exchange Community on IEEE … Continue reading Did You Know? (May)

A Place for Entrepreneurs to Connect – in IEEE Collabratec™

Entrepreneurship is hot again. While, several years ago, startup activity was at a decline, according to the 2015 Kauffman Index, the downward trend reversed last year, as more entrepreneurs launched their own businesses in what … Continue reading A Place for Entrepreneurs to Connect – in IEEE Collabratec™