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IEEE Student Branch Election 2019

Dear IEEE PoliTO student members, this week the election of the new IEEE-SB board will take place. Both the Student Branch and the Women in Engineering Affinity Group board will be renewed this year; on the website you can find all the candidates in the designed tab. A polling station will be organized on Thursday 24th at 5.30 PM in…


The IEEE Student Branch met Federico Faggin

On October 15th, the IEEE student branch had the honour of meeting Federico Faggin during the TOP EXPERIENCES talk entitled: “Intuire, creare, autorizzarsi a nuove comprensioni: dall’invenzione del primo processore alla nuova scienza della consapevolezza”. Federico Faggin designed the Intel 4004 processor and is the creator of Silicon Gate Technology (SGT). He participated in the development of Intel 8080 and…


The IEEE is celebrating!

It was back in 1884 when for the first time engineers from all over the world gathered to share their technical ideas, founding the AIEE (American Institute of Electrical Engineers), which in 1963 became our IEEE. In 1884 among the founders there were scientists like Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison and their mind still lives in our community, inspiring all…


Paddling on the Po, IEEEDay

Every year the IEEE Community reserves a special day at the beginning of October to honor the first time IEEE members gathered to share their technical ideas in 1884: the IEEE Day. On this occasion, the Student Branch organizes a commemorative event worthy of an exciting city like Turin: the “Dragon boat” on the Po. Here, two crews, of 20…


Call for Nomination!

Dear Member, thank you all for actively participating to the SB events and activities! But now we need your to continue the activities and follow the taken path. Actually, in October we will organize elections for the Executive Committee both of the IEEE Student Branch and of the newly born Women in Engineering Affinity Group. Any IEEE student member can…


How did Facebook grow?

October 3, 2019 How did Facebook grow? Did Twitter, LinkedIn, WeChat and others grow in the same way? A Network-Based Universal Growth Law Sponsored by the Circuit an System Society under its Distinguished Lecturer Program Prof. C K Michael TSE Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong CASS Distinguish Lecturer Abstract: The growth of the user population of a newly launched…


We are the “Exemplary Student Branch”

We are glad to announce to all of you that our student branch has received the 2019 Exemplary Student Branch Award from the IEEE Italy Section. We are very happy about this milestone, that recognizes the efforts of both the board and the members of our student branch. Umberto Garlando (PhD candidate in electronics and Student Branch’s secretary) received the award during…


IEEE Women in Engineering is landing in the Politecnico di Torino

We are pleased that we have received approval to form the IEEE Politecnico di Torino Women in Engineering Student Branch Affinity Group in the Italy Section. IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is a global network of IEEE members and volunteers dedicated to promoting women engineers and scientists, and inspiring girls around the world to follow their academic interests in a…


PitchD – Special Session: Visiting the Knowledge

12 June 2019 – 17.30 Politecnico di Torino – Ciminiera Room Here’s a Special Session of the PitchD – the PhD’s pitch. In this seminar, two visiting PhD student will show us their research and their experience.  Respectively coming from Tel Aviv University – TAU and École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne – EPFL we will have the opportunity to discover the…


PitchD – 4th Edition

5 June 2019 – 17.30 Politecnico di Torino – Maxwell Room Forth meeting with PitchD – the PhD’s pitch. Two misses from the Department of Electronics and Telecommunication will deep us in the world of convolutional neural network and will bring us to electromagnetic invisibility. Join us to discover more! SoCNNet: An Optimized Sobel Filter based Convolutional Neural Network for…