IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) President Thomas J. Brazil passed away unexpectedly on 13th April 2018. He was serving as President-Elect of the MTT-S in 2017 and President from January 2018. The Memorials Committee is planning to recognise Professor Brazil and his contributions to the Society at IMS2018.
I have been working as an IEEE volunteer since I was a student and I really enjoy being part of an organisation which its core purpose is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. However, the main reason I really enjoy being a volunteer, is because thanks to IEEE, in every step of my career I have made great friends and grow my professional network around the world.
Applications are invited from suitably experienced and qualified members for the role of an eNotice Coordinator for the Section. IEEE UK and Ireland is the largest Section in Region 8, and probably one of the largest Sections outside the US.
Mona Ghassemian is the new Vice-Chair of the IEEE UK and Ireland Section. She is a PhD graduate of the King’s College London who has spent most of her career in the UK working for King’s College London and University of Greenwich in the field of mobile communications and wireless sensor networks and involved in European projects. She is now a research scientist delivering smart health and well-being system services and a visiting Research Associate at King’s College London.
As the new Chair of IEEE UK and Ireland Section, Mike Hinchey looks forward to building on the great advances of his predecessor Professor Ali Hessami. We will be building on this in 2018 and 2019 with events, lectures and conferences organised by IEEE Society Chapters, Young Professionals, Women in Engineering and Student Groups in all parts of the UK & Ireland, he adds.
Vote Now for your choice of Section Vice Chair/Chair Members of the United Kingdom and Ireland Section are invited to vote in the election for the position of Section Chair from January 1st 2020 following 2 years as Vice-Chair from January 1st 2018. Vote Now! Voting Open from [...]
Applications for the Position of Section Chair Invited Members of the United Kingdom and Ireland Section are invited to stand for election to the position of Section Chair from January 1st 2020 following 2 years as Vice-Chair from January 1st 2018. Full details of the position are given below. Chair IEEE UK & [...]
IEEE Standards University Student Grants The IEEE Standards University is designed for educators, students, engineers, or anyone interested in standards and provides a variety of materials to build a practical understanding of standards and the innovation derived from standards development. The purpose of the IEEE Standards University Student Grants is to facilitate students studying and [...]
Collaboration between UK & Ireland and Italy Sections At the last Region 8 meeting of IEEE in Sydney, the chair of the UK and Ireland proposed a path to more dynamism and vitality through collaboration and closer ties between IEEE Sections. This was noted and supported by other section chairs present. To start the [...]
In response to the recent advert for the role of Education Affairs Officer, we are pleased to announce the appointment of Zeyad Al-Shibaany to the role. Zeyad Al-Shibaany is a Lecturer and a Professional Mechatronics Engineer (PhD Candidate at Newcastle University) with ten years of experience both in academia and industry, in Robotics, Mobile [...]