The accounting of the fiscal year 2020 has been audited without remarks. The documentation is available under the call for the AGM on March 25, 2021.
Dear IEEE Members, I hope that the New Year has started well for you. 2020 ended on a positive note for humanity, with the COVID vaccine coming around, after months of research. We can only be thankful to the untiring efforts of the scientific community and all those involved in this quest. The Newsletter gives… Read more
Dear IEEE Members, I hope you and your loved ones are healthy and doing fine in these tough times with the pandemic. The Newsletter gives a summary of our past, present and future activities. Check it out. In the midst of many activities, the Section will have elections for 2021 soon and if you are… Read more
Dear IEEE Members, We are at the moment living in unprecedented times and while the COVID19 numbers around the globe aren’t really looking good, we only hope that the situation improves soon, and we are back to normalcy. Meanwhile, I truly hope that you and your loved ones are safe and sound. The Newsletter gives… Read more
Dear IEEE Members, I hope you and your loved ones are safe and healthy in these challenging times. The global COVID-19 pandemic has not only pushed us all into uncharted territory but also challenged our scientific and local communities in many ways. It is very important that we show patience to fight this together now. … Read more
Dear IEEE Members, We ended 2019 on a very high note, with the section getting a lot of focus and attention in Scandinavia and in the region 8, thanks to the IEEE Nordic SYP Congress, an event that brought all the Nordic and Baltic sections together. The event was co-hosted with Finland section on a… Read more
As a part of the Compound Semiconductor Week (CSW-2020) Dr. Qin Wang (RISE-Acreo) is organizing a Women-in-STEM symposium with a number of invited international speakers. The event is sponsored by IEEE Sweden Section and IEEE Photonics Society Sweden Chapter through IEEE Chapter Grants. The CSW 2020 venue is at Münchenbryggeriet in Stockholm on 17-21 May-2020… Read more
Dear IEEE Members, Let me begin with the achievements of the Young Professionals in the section. In a historic victory, the YP’s have won the bid to host the next edition of the IEEE Region 8 Students and Young Professionals Congress (R8 SYP). This event gathers 400+ students, young professionals, IEEE leaders (including the IEEE… Read more
Save the date of Sept 3, 2019, for Chapter Chairs and Treasurers to discuss plans and budgets for the rest of 2019 and the coming 2020. Venue at KTH in Stockholm. Details will follow.