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. It also produces the  “UK and Ireland News” newsletter.

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Forthcoming Events

Oct 03

European Microwave Week

October 3 - October 7
ExCel London United Kingdom
Oct 04

IEEE Day 2016

October 4 - 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm UTC
Oct 10

International Conference on Information Society (i-Society 2016)

October 10 - 9:00 am - October 13 - 5:00 pm BST
Oct 21

IEEE Smart Tech Workshop Comes to Birmingham

October 21 - 8:00 am - October 22 - 5:00 pm BST
Nov 07

The ARMMS RF and Microwave Society Conference

November 7 - November 8
Wyboston Lakes Wyboston Bedfordshire
Nov 14

World Congress on Internet Security (WorldCIS-2016)

November 14 - 9:00 am - November 16 - 5:00 pm GMT

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
Prof Anthony Ho
Prof Anthony HoSecretary
Mr Matthew Gream
Mr Matthew GreamTreasurer
Dr Steve Nightingale
Dr Steve NightingalePast Chair

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