IEEE Texas Panhandle Section

About Us

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.¬†There are approximately 430,000 members in about 150 countries. The Panhandle Section of IEEE is headquartered in Amarillo, Texas and has about 200 members.

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, please read the History of IEEE.

The IEEE Panhandle Section promotes the advancement of engineering and sciences in the Amarillo area as well as the development and well-being of our members. Our Section has monthly meetings from September through May to help facilitate these goals. Also, our Section helps sponsor other organizations, events and educational institutions that promote engineering and science.