Webinar | COVID19 Privacy Deep Dive by Collin Kurre, BT

The use of location data and contact tracing apps in response to COVID19 has raised questions around societal values and trade-offs. This presentation considers how the pandemic is impacting human rights, with a focus on the rights to privacy and data protection.

2020-05-08T10:20:47+00:00May 8th, 2020|AGM|

On Demand: ETSIG Webinar – Uncertain Times; Smart Cities and Resilience by Dr Peter Williams

Resilience of smart cities can be increased through using “smart” technologies (IoT, AI/analytics etc) to mitigate and respond to climate change challenges, disasters, and other unforeseen shocks like the current COVID-19 pandemic, but resilience can also be reduced, where smart technologies enable new modes of failure.

2020-05-03T11:41:29+00:00May 3rd, 2020|Systems Council|

PES Day 2020 Webinar from University of Manchester Student Branch

On Wednesday, 22nd April 2020, the IEEE PES Student Branch Chapter at UoM hosted an annual event to celebrate PES Day 2020. To celebrate PES Day, the event aim was centred to showcase the global and local impact of the IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) and included a webinar entitled ‘The Future of Power and Energy’.

2020-04-26T09:28:17+00:00April 26th, 2020|Power and Energy|

IEEE Continues to Recognise Work of UK and Ireland Photo Contest Winner

IEEE UK and Ireland members renewing their membership recently may have noticed that the paper with their membership card attached contained an image from the IEEE into focus photo contest 1st Place Winner, Professor Damien Coyle. 

2020-04-13T12:04:05+00:00April 12th, 2020|Computational Intelligence|

Review: Distinguished Lecturer Program (DLP) DC Transmission Grids – Components, Modelling, Control and Protection Challenges by Professor Dragan Jovcic

On 13th February 2020 had place at University of Southampton a Distinguished Lecturer Program (DLP) seminar called: “DC Transmission Grids: Components, Modelling, Control and Protection Challenges”. This seminar was given by Professor Dragan Jovcic from Aberdeen HVDC Research Centre, University of Aberdeen.

2020-04-11T14:09:24+00:00April 11th, 2020|Power and Energy|

Call for Papers – IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems

This special issue of IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems extends previous work in cognitive and developmental RAS, focusing on AI and Edge Computing for trustworthy RAS, by enhancing the abilities of RAS to address anomalies from cyber space and external environments. It focuses on self-diagnosis and interactions with humans on a mutual trust basis, improving the performance of RAS in the context of different application domains, such as extreme environments, social & health care and manufacturing, and exploring new applications enabled by the Internet of Robotic Things.

2020-03-19T20:32:34+00:00March 19th, 2020|Robotics and Automation|

IEEE PES University of Manchester Student Branch Chapter AGM 2020

On Wednesday, 12th February 2020, the IEEE Power and Energy Society Student Branch Chapter at the University of Manchester hosted their Annual General Meeting (AGM).

2020-02-23T11:52:40+00:00February 23rd, 2020|Power and Energy, Student Activities|