SIGHT Project: “Inclusive multi-sensor platform for autistic kids that encourage social interaction” Meeting at University of Essex

On Tuesday 4th February a meeting with academics from Computer Science and Electronic Engineering Department and Psychology Department took place at University of Essex including a presentation by the project lead Eduardo Audiche which showed what SIGHT is, how it works and the most important details of the project “Inclusive multi-sensor platform for autistic kids that encourage social interaction” implemented at Stepping Stones Play and Learn Group premises in Colchester.

2020-02-19T19:55:36+00:00February 19th, 2020|SIGHT|

IEEE Milestone Award: Active Shielding of Superconducting Magnets

The UK & Ireland Section has been awarded an IEEE Milestone plaque to celebrate a major development in superconducting magnet technology. The dedication ceremony will be held at the Siemens Magnet Technology factory at Enysham, near Oxford, on May 1st 2020.

2020-02-16T12:22:16+00:00February 16th, 2020|LMAG|

Dr Cyril Onwubiko Appointed as an IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Visitor (DV)

The UK and Ireland Section sends its warmest congratulations to Dr Cyril Onwubiko for his appointed as an IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Visitor (DV) for the period 2020-2022.

2020-02-16T17:37:19+00:00February 11th, 2020|Blockchain|

Industrial Placement Sponsorships Available From IEEE Electronic Devices Society

As a result of new initiative projects from the IEEE Electronic Devices Society, funds are available for students to spend time in industry in a number of upcoming areas of quantum technologies.

2020-01-25T20:34:05+00:00January 25th, 2020|Electronic Devices Society|

SIGHT Project: “Inclusive Multi-Sensor Platform for Autistic Kids that Encourages Social Interaction” Kick off Meeting

On Saturday 11th January the "Inclusive Multi-Sensor Platform for Autistic Kids that Encourages Social Interaction" project kick-off meeting took place in Stepping Stones Play & Learn Group Nursery in Colchester. 

2020-01-18T15:11:12+00:00January 18th, 2020|SIGHT|

Systematic Innovation Special Interest Group (SISIG) Invites Contributions to 2020 Programme of Events

IEEE UK and Ireland, Systematic Innovation Special Interest Group (SISIG) is hereby giving notice of the next meeting of the group and would like to invite all practitioners and field experts for their valuable contributions.

2020-01-11T18:39:44+00:00January 11th, 2020|Systemic Innovation Special Interest Group|

Section Seeks Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Chair

IEEE UK and Ireland is the largest Section in Region 8, and one of the largest Sections outside the US and is looking to appoint a new Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Chair to lead STEM activities for the Section.

2020-01-11T16:55:17+00:00January 11th, 2020|STEM|

Call For Papers for the Workshop at WCCI2020 on Artificial Intelligence for Improving Trustworthiness of Robots and Autonomous Systems

The Robotics and Automation Chapter are seeking paper submissions for WCCI 2020, the bi-annual IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, workshop. This will cover topics related to the trustworthiness of RAS through AI techniques and Edge Computing.

2020-02-02T16:11:02+00:00January 10th, 2020|Robotics and Automation|