About IEEE

IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.

IEEE, pronounced “Eye-triple-E,” stands for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. The association is chartered under this name and it is the full legal name. To learn more about the association’s name, for more information please read the History of IEEE.

About IEEE Young Professionals

IEEE Young Professionals is an international community of enthusiastic, dynamic, and innovative recent graduates and early-career professionals. IEEE is committed to helping young professionals evaluate their career goals, polish their professional image, and create the building blocks of a lifelong and diverse professional network. Although IEEE as a professional association traditionally caters to the development of electrical engineers, the IEEE Young Professionals Affinity Group is open to anyone with an interest for professional development and networking. Please join us at one of our upcoming events to learn more about the benefits offered by our group, and for ways that you can get involved.