Welcome to IEEE in the UK and Ireland

Prof Mike Hinchey

IEEE is the world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity. Present and active in 160 countries and possessing expertise in virtually all areas of electro-technology from computing and communications to power, energy, medical electronics and more through 39 technical societies.

IEEE is also one of the leading global organisations in developing technology standards and publishing almost 1/3rd of global technology journals that support many industries and professions.  IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology information around the globe. We believe that IEEE has much to offer students, researchers, educators, technology professionals and practitioners.

Here at the UK & Ireland Section, we have over 10,000 members and have embarked on an ambitious programme to develop new member benefits including Continuing Professional Development webinars and face to face courses.  In 2018 and 2019 we will be holding more events, lectures and conferences organised by IEEE Society Chapters, Young Professionals, Women in Engineering and Student Branches in all parts of the UK & Ireland.  There are many ways to get involved with Section activities and we actively encourage participation in all aspects of Section life.

Prof Mike Hinchey
Section Chair

Section Life

On Demand: Innovation Webinar Series
Membership Retention 2018
Past Event
Women in Engineering: Leadership Summit
Work of Flat Screen Innovators
Future Event
HISTELCON 2019 - 18th & 19th September
Peyman Heydarian plays the Iranian santur at the 2018 AGM
Watch again
2017 Christmas Lecture
Work of EDS members recognised
New section chair
Welcome from Mike Hinchey
Past Event
Re-live the 2017 Members Open Day
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Forthcoming Events

Wed 28

IEEE UK & Ireland YP Postgraduate STEM Research Symposium

November 28 - 10:00 am - 7:00 pm GMT
University of Chester
Queen's Park Campus, Queen's Park Road
Chester CH4 7AD
Fri 30
Dec 04

Event: Advanced Signal Processing in Radar and Electronic Warfare Focus Group

December 4 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm GMT
University of Strathlyde
Technology and Innovation Centre, 99 George Street
Glasgow G1 1RD
Dec 10

Christmas Lecture by Prof Roger Penrose

December 10 - 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm GMT
University of Westminster
Regent Cinema, 309 Regent Street
London W1B 2UW
Dec 10

Webinar: Developments in Type-2 Fuzzy Logic

December 10 - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm GMT
Dec 12

1st IEEE British and Irish Conference on Optics and Photonics (BICOP 2018)

December 12 - 10:00 am - December 14 - 4:00 pm GMT
The Royal Society
6-9 Carlton House Terrace
London SW1Y 5AG
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Members in the News

Award: Excellence in Continuing EMC Education

Keith Armstrong

Award: 2018 Distinguished Educator

Professor Alwyn Seeds

In Memoriam: MTT-S President

Professor Thomas J Brazil

2018 Fellows: What does it mean to them?

Professor James Wilkinson

Fellowship: Royal Society of Edinburgh

Professor Robert Henderson

Award: The Mustafa Prize

Professor Erol Gelenbe

Award: World Sustainable Development Prize

Dr Zeyad Al-Shibaany

Fellowship: Royal Academy of Engineering

Professor Mischa Dohler

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The Conversation

Officers of the UK and Ireland Section

Prof Mike Hinchey
Prof Mike HincheySection Chair
Dr Mona Ghassemian
Dr Mona GhassemianSection Vice Chair
Dr Cyril Onwubiko
Dr Cyril OnwubikoSecretary
Mr Matthew Gream
Mr Matthew GreamTreasurer
Prof Ali Hessami
Prof Ali HessamiPast Chair
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