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.
Unfortunately, the recently announced PhotonicSweden & SOS Optopub has been postponed. It is expected that this event will be moved to Aug/Sept-2019. We will come back with a new date in August. Date and time: TBD (Aug/Sept 2019) Location: RISE-Acreo, Electrum at Kista, Kistagången 16 / Isafjordsgatan 22, Room Knuth, Elevator B to Level 6…. Read more
In December 2018, the Swedish Photonics Chapter together with the Swedish Energy Agency organised a full day workhshop on LiFi technology. It was a most interesting day, including an invited presentation from the “The father of LiFi” Prof. Harald Haas from Edinburgh University. If you would like to learn more, IEEE is partners in the… Read more
Dear IEEE Members, It’s been a great start of the year for the IEEE Sweden Section. Given that the financial year ends at the end of March, we have some interesting updates for you. Many more events to follow, we will keep you updated as we plan them. For now, I wish you and your… Read more
Dear IEEE Members, 2018 is at the very end now and I am very happy for what we have been able to achieve at the IEEE Sweden Section. Several high-quality seminars and workshops took place during autumn. Among others, worth mentioning is the HVDC Transmission Seminar, that was organized at Chalmers by the IEEE Sweden… Read more