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The IEEE in the UK and Ireland

The IEEE is the world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its highly-cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology information around the globe.

The UK and Ireland Section of the IEEE has over 10,000 members and is part of Region 8 which covers Europe, the Middle East and Africa.  IEEE members living in the United Kingdom or Ireland are automatically members.  The Section arranges keynote lectures and many other events throughout the UK and Ireland including those organised by the Chapters of the IEEE Technical Societies.

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Section Life

Forthcoming Events

Fri 31
Fri 31

Section Online Briefing Session

March 31 - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC
Apr 05

EMC Chapter Technical Meeting

April 5 - 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Boscome Down Aviation Collection
Hangar 1 South, Old Sarum Airfield, Old Sarum
Salisbury SP4 6DZ
Apr 10

IEEE ACM LYIT Celebrating Women in Computing

April 10 - 11:00 am - 2:00 pm WEST
Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Port Road
Apr 28
May 18

The Research to Industry (R2i) Workshop

May 18 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC
Dublin City University
Stokes Building, Dublin City University, Glasnevin,
Dublin 9
May 26

Section Online Briefing Session

May 26 - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Jun 19

International Conference on Social Media, Wearable and Web Analytics (Social Media 2017)

June 19 - 8:00 am - June 20 - 5:00 pm UTC
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
Ampthill Suite, 61-65 Great Queen Street
London WC2B 5DA

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Technical Chapters

Technical Chapters

IEEE UK and Ireland Chapters

Chapter activities include guest speakers, workshops, and seminars and provide members with valuable opportunities to network at a local level, enabling their personal and professional growth.
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Membership Benefits

The Benefits of IEEE Membership

IEEE membership enhances every stage of your career. Whether you are an established professional or just starting out, IEEE membership identifies you as superior talent. Advancing your member grade can bring added peer recognition to your accomplishments.
Membership Benefits

Affinity Groups

Affinity Groups

IEEE UK and Ireland Affinity Groups

IEEE Affinity Groups are non-technical subunits formed around a shared interest and provide like-minded people with opportunities to share non-technical ideas.
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Officers of the UK and Ireland Section
Prof Ali Hessami
Prof Ali HessamiSection Chair
Prof Mike Hinchey
Prof Mike HincheySection Vice Chair
Dr Cyril Onwubiko
Dr Cyril OnwubikoSecretary
Mr Matthew Gream
Mr Matthew GreamTreasurer
Dr Steve Nightingale
Dr Steve NightingalePast Chair

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