The Winnipeg IEEE Young Professionals (formerly GOLD) consists of all IEEE members who have graduated from their first professional degree in the past ten years. IEEE Members are automatically enrolled in YP upon graduation. Our mission is to help students and recent graduates transition into professionals within the larger IEEE community. IEEE YP is a vibrant community of engineers, scientists, and technical experts with member representation across the globe and throughout IEEE societies. The Winnipeg IEEE YP is known for organizing industry tours, technical & professional development seminars and an annual networking event. Our vision is to become instrumental in the personal, professional & technical development of our members and in the development of the larger community. If you are interested in getting involved with YP:

  • You are welcome to join us at our biweekly executive committee meetings. Please see the “Upcoming Events” section for the meeting schedule. If you are planning to attend a meeting, we ask that you RSVP by midnight on the day before the meeting to
  • Join our mailing list to receive notices about upcoming events, as well as volunteer and professional development opportunities: Join Mailing List.
  • Interested in running a technical seminar? We can help! Or is there a seminar that you would like to seee? Let us know here.

For more information, please email us at

Upcoming Events:


2017 Executive

Vice Chair
Jacqueline Nichols














Past Events:




  • September 25, 2014YP-LAN (Local Annual Networking) event
    • Sponsored by Arrow Electronics and Nova3 Engineering
    • check out Arrow’s 5 Years Out video (use Firefox for best viewing)





Mailing Address:

IEEE YP Winnipeg
University of Manitoba
E1-514, EITC
75A Chancellors Circle
Winnipeg, MB
R3T 5V6