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No One Left Behind: Connectivity for All

“The future is already here – it’s just not evenly distributed.” – William Gibson David Witkowski, Chair of IEEE Future Networks Initiative’s (FNI) Deployment Working Group, referenced this quote while speaking about his group’s mission … Continue reading No One Left Behind: Connectivity for All

A Message from the 2020 Technical Activities Vice President

Dear Colleagues, Throughout the first half of this year, we, as a collective group, have had to process the global impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. As such, on behalf of IEEE Technical Activities leadership, I … Continue reading A Message from the 2020 Technical Activities Vice President

COVID-19 Hub: Your IEEE Resources

As we weather the COVID-19 pandemic together, check the IEEE COVID-19 Resource Hub for updates about IEEE members developing technologies to fight the virus, the resources available to you from across IEEE, coping strategies from … Continue reading COVID-19 Hub: Your IEEE Resources

IEEE Dataport™ Usage Exceeds Expectations in 2019

IEEE is pleased to share another update on the status and success of IEEE DataPort™, the valuable and easy-to-use IEEE data platform that provides all IEEE members with an opportunity to significantly enhance their research efforts. The usage … Continue reading IEEE Dataport™ Usage Exceeds Expectations in 2019

A Message from the 2019 Technical Activities Vice President (December)

Dear Colleagues,  I’ve recently returned from the IEEE Board Series, in Boston, MA, USA, and am pleased to share that my final Technical Activities Board (TAB) Meeting in the role of Technical Activities Vice President … Continue reading A Message from the 2019 Technical Activities Vice President (December)

Ten on Tech: Spotlight on Celia Desmond

What are you currently reading? I usually read 2-3 books in parallel. At the moment I am reading a novel by John Grisham, one by Ann Perry and Trevor Noah’s Born a Crime which gives … Continue reading Ten on Tech: Spotlight on Celia Desmond

IEEE Empower a Billion Lives Receives Award For Combating Energy Poverty

The IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS) was a 2019 recipient of the Power of A Summit Award for the Empower a Billion Lives (EBL) humanitarian program. The Award is the American Society of Association Executives’ … Continue reading IEEE Empower a Billion Lives Receives Award For Combating Energy Poverty

Ten on Tech: Spotlight on Lisa Lazareck-Asunta

Dr. Lisa Lazareck-Asunta is a 20-year Senior Member of the IEEE and has been an elected and appointed IEEE volunteer since 2003. She is currently the Chair of the IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Committee, … Continue reading Ten on Tech: Spotlight on Lisa Lazareck-Asunta

IEEE Announces Call for Papers for New Open Access Journals

IEEE is now accepting paper submissions for its new gold fully open access journals spanning a wide range of technologies including telecommunications, biomedical engineering, automotive technology, signal processing, industrial applications, power and energy, and more.  … Continue reading IEEE Announces Call for Papers for New Open Access Journals

A Message from the 2019 Technical Activities Vice President (October)

Dear Colleagues, I hope all had a productive and healthy third quarter of 2019. In my last message, I highlighted the important work of the TAB Ad Hoc Committee on Global Society Interaction (GSI) and … Continue reading A Message from the 2019 Technical Activities Vice President (October)

Powering Up through Education: IEEE Smart Village

Powering Up through Education: IEEE Smart Village For nearly ten years, IEEE volunteers have been bringing reliable, low-cost electricity to off-grid communities through the IEEE Smart Village (ISV) program. Accompanying new power sources, ISV enables … Continue reading Powering Up through Education: IEEE Smart Village