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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

Watch again
Christmas Lecture 2018: Sir Roger Penrose
Award
Membership Retention 2018
Past Event
Women in Engineering: Leadership Summit
Milestone
Work of Flat Screen Innovators
Future Event
HISTELCON 2019 - 18th & 19th September
Glasgow
Entertainment
Peyman Heydarian plays the Iranian santur at the 2018 AGM
Watch again
2017 Christmas Lecture
Award
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

Feb 24

IEEE United Kingdom & Ireland Blockchain Launch | 2020

February 24 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm GMT
London Metropolitan University
166-220 Holloway Road
London N7 8DB
Apr 24

IEEE UK and Ireland Section AGM

April 24 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm BST
BT Tower
60 Cleveland Street
London W1T 4JZ
May 20

Distinguished Lecture: Electromagnetic Compatibility for Wireless Power Transfer

May 20 - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm BST
Newbury Racecourse
The Grandstand, Racecourse Road
Newbury RG14 7NZ
Jun 15

Cyber Science 2020

June 15 - 9:00 am - June 17 - 5:00 pm BST
Dublin City University
Glasnevin
Dublin 9

Recent News

Members in the News

Award: National Order of Merit of France

Professor Erol Gelenbe

President: IEEE Electronics Packaging Society

Professor Chris Bailey

Award: IEEE Sensors Council YP Award

Dr Hadi Heidari

Award: IEEE GRSS David Landgrebe Award

Professor Giles Foody

Prize: Best PhD Dissertation Award

Dr Giulio Giaconi

Award: US National Academy of Engineering

Professor Tariq Durrani

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