Optical and Photonics in Sweden (OPS-2021)

The Optical and Photonics in Sweden (OPS-2021) conference is organized by PhotonicSweden and Umeå University. The general chair is Prof. Ove Axner, Department of Physics, Umeå University. Link to more info and registration Since 2016 the IEEE-PS Sweden Chapter has sponsored the Best Poster Awards at OPS. This year it will be three (3) Awards:… Read more


25th International Conference on Optical Network Design and Modelling (ONDM-2021) is orga­nized by the Optical Networks group at Chalmers (Prof. Paolo Monti, et al). The venue is Gothenburg on 30-May – 3-June 2021. IEEE Photonics Society Sweden Chapter will sponsor the Best Paper and Best Poster Awards ONDM-2021 addresses cutting-edge research in established areas of… Read more

Women-in-STEM event @ CSW-2021 (cancelled)

Due to the COVID-19 situation the  Compound Semiconductor Week (CSW-2021) will be an online conference (it was posponed from last year). Link to more information and registration. As a part of the CSW-2021 Prof. Qin Wang (RISE/KTH) planned to organize a Women-in-STEM symposium with a number of invited international speakers. The event was sponsored by IEEE… Read more

IEEE YP Kick off meeting 2021

IEEE Volunteering Opportunities Enhance your Professional Growth and Personal Enrichment. Join the ranks of leaders in a global organization, contribute your expertise, and shape your future. CONNECT with others of your profession; make new contacts. NETWORK with peers, technical experts, business competitors and others. CONTRIBUTE your time to your field of interest in a prestigious… Read more

Working in the Smart City (SSIT Distinguished Lecture)

Not since the era of the family farm has such a large fraction of the employed population worked from home. The spike in remote work due to COVID-19 pandemic is temporary, but it highlights an underlying trend. Remote work at home and in “third” places such as cafes, hotels, and airports has been enabled by… Read more

WBG Power Center Seminar: IEA/PECTA activities

WBG Power Center invites IEEE members to their seminar on IEA/PECTA activities About the IEA 4E Power Electronic Conversion Technology Annex (PECTA): Power electronic devices incorporating Wide Band Gap (WBG) technologies are maturing rapidly and offer enormous opportunities for improved energy efficiency. 4E´s PECTA assesses the efficiency benefit of utilizing the emerging WBG technology, keeps… Read more

15th MODPROD Workshop on Model-Based Cyber-Physical Product Development

The mission of the MODPROD center is to conduct front-line applied research in model-based product development addressing problems such as shorter life cycles, higher demands on flexibility and quality, and shorter time-to-market from product design to  production of finished products. This requires increased usage of software/hardware system modeling, life-cycle management, and simulation technology for virtual… Read more

IEEE SSIT Distinguished Lecture: mHealth4Afrika – Lessons Learnt and Good Practices from Co-Designing Technology Solutions for Resource Constrained Environments

This Distinguished Lecture (DL) shares lessons learnt and good practices, as well as highlighting societal and ethical challenges associated with the systematic introduction of appropriate technology to address healthcare challenges in resource constrained environments. It will also facilitate discussion around about potential opportunities for IEEE and non-IEEE members to get more involved in Sustainable Development… Read more