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New board of the IEEE Student Branch

It’s time to renew the executive committee of the IEEE student branch. It’s time for the board to pass the torch to new and motivated people. The election has been supervised by our IEEE-SB counsellor Prof. Maurizio Martina. He took the opportunity to thank all the former members of the board for the great work they did in these last…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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The Student Branch goes live on Radio

Our member Umberto and Leonardo went on line to the official Politecnico di Torino web radio OndeQuadre in the show Non Solo Poli. If you lose it, you can listen to the podcast (in italian): on their website or on Spotify.

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The Student Branch is now on YouTube!

We are pleased to announce you that the PoliTO IEEE Student Branch YouTube channel is born! The channel will be the official showcase for the Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch where all the video will be loaded. On our channel you will find all the PitchD – the PhD’s pitch recorded presentations, all in HD and subtitled (in English). Subscribe…

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IEEE Student Branch will be at Politecnico di Torino Open Days

In the framework of the event Orientati al Futuro on 8 and 9 April 2019, Politecnico di Torino will organize the traditional Salone dell’Orientamento at the main campus in Piazzale Duca d’Aosta (in front of the main entrance) from 9.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. This traditional Open Day for prospective students last two days and is intended for students who…

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New initiative: PitchD – the PhD’s pitch

A brand new series of seminars is about to start, and one of the speakers could be you! The initiative is named ‘PitchD – the PhD’s pitch‘ and is addressed to all PoliTo PhD candidates. It consists of series of seminars in which PhD students will present their research work, mainly from a scientific point of view, but also giving…

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Maria-Alexandra Paun Visit

We are very grateful for Dr. Maria-Alexandra Paun visit to our University and we were very happy about hosting her. The members enjoyed very much her talk on analysis and modelling of medical electronic devices using three-dimensional simulations, interacting actively. During the visit, the Student Branch Committee and Dr. Maria-Alexandra Paun discussed the opportunity to organize joint events with EPFL….

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Merry Christmas and Season’s Greetings!

The Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch would like to say Merry Christmas and Season’s Greetings to all of our members and followers. See you in the new year for new exiting event. Stay Tuned, and continue to follow us!

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Maria-Alexandra Paun, IEEE Switzerland Chair, on the IEEE

The Student Branch is preparing new exciting events for the coming year. Doing that we encounter Dr. Maria-Alexandra Paun, the Chair of the IEEE Switzerland Section. We met her at the EPFL campus, in Lausanne. We decided to ask her some interesting questions to understand better what really means IEEE in her opinion. Dr Maria-Alexandra Paun is currently a researcher…

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Welcoming Benedetto Vigna!

It was an honour for us to welcome Benedetto Vigna, STMicroelectronics President, Analog, MEMS and Sensors Group. He presented to the large and interested Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch audience his Distinguish Lecture on Innovation in Big Companies. He teach us that the innovation starts with a good idea, but it can only go forward if the corresponding product roadmap…

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Federico Faggin: a nobody who created the CPU

On September 26, in Pisa, Federico Faggin was awarded of the IEEE Italy Section Honorary Award 2018. Federico Faggin, is widely known (but sometimes forgotten) for designing the first commercial microprocessor. He led the 4004 project and the design group during the first five years of Intel’s microprocessor effort. Most importantly, Faggin created in 1968, while working at Fairchild Semiconductor,…

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The IEEE Day has arrived!

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…

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An important award for our IEEE Student Branch!

The Politecnico di Torino Student IEEE Branch has been awarded the prize as ‘Most Improved Student Branch’ of the IEEE Italy Section. The award acknowledges and gratifies the efforts made in the last year to establish, also in our university, an association that groups all the students enrolled in the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers). Vincenzo Randazzo (Ph.D….

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IEEEmadC 2018 Idea Stage

Think you can code? IEEEmadC The prizes are now officially announced; do you want to win the 1st prize? It’s time to submit an outstanding idea! The IEEEmadC (Mobile Application Development Contest) is back and waiting for your ideas! IEEEmadC is an open challenge and a global opportunity for any student, who has passion to change people lives and shape…

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2018 IEEE Annual Election

The 15th of August balloting for the 2018 IEEE Annual Election has begun, and we hope all the member will take the time to exercise their vote and help choose the future direction of IEEE as an organisation. The Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch wishes the best of luck to all the candidates, Life Fellow Toshio Fukuda, Fellow Vincenzo…

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IEEE SB PoliTO at ISCAS2018

The IEEE Politecnico di Torino Student Branch participated actively at the ISCAS 2018 conference, held in Florence at the end of May. The International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) is the flagship conference of the IEEE Circuits and Systems (CAS) Society and the world’s premier networking and exchange forum for researchers in the highly active fields of theory, design…

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May has been a busy month for the IEEE SB PoliTo!

May has been a busy month. The Student Branch proposed a seminar on the MEMS technology, featuring speaker from Politecnico di Torino, which exposed their work in this endearing topic. The visit of Dr. Ghanshyam Singh, IEEE Photonics Society Distinguished Lecturer, was a great occasion to show us the world of the photonic integrated devices: the technology for next generation telecom networks….

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Young Professional Demo competition @ RTSI 2018

The IEEE Young Professional (YP) is a program focused on helping young people evaluate their career goals, polish their professional image and create the building blocks of a lifelong and diverse professional network. This year, the 4th RTSI forum includes a YP competition that consists of presenting a Poster and a Demo related to the YP research activities. This competition can…

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Join IEEE Women in Engineering in the International Womens Day

The Politecnico di Torino Student Branch celebrates the International Women’s Day promoting the WIE. IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is one of the largest international professional organizations dedicated to promoting women engineers and scientists and inspiring girls around the world to follow their academic interests to a career in engineering. Visit the WIE site

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IEEE Italy Section ABB Award 2018

Master Thesis Award and the PhD Thesis Award on New Challenges for Energy and Industry are announced by the IEEE Italy Section together with its Chapters and WIE Affinity Group. Join it! The IEEE PoliTO Student Branch wishes all the participants the best of luck!

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The Student Branch is on LINKEDIN

Now, it is possible to found Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch also on Linkedin. Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch is pleased to announce the launch of the brand-new Linkedin page. Please, follow us!

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PhD Presentation Day

The PhD Presentation Day was a successful event. Several speakers shared their experience with the students. We hope that the PhD community of Politecnico di Torino continues to grow in the following years. The Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch wants to thank all the people that attended the event and particularly the speakers for their very useful contribution.

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IEEE Day 2017

“Leveraging Technology for a Better Tomorrow”. The Politecnico di Torino IEEE Student Branch celebrates the IEEE Day 2017, celebrating the first time in history when engineers worldwide and IEEE members gathered to share their technical ideas in 1884. Do not hesitate; share your excitement, visions, and joy with engineers worldwide.

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