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Section News

1903, 2020

Call for Papers – IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems

March 19th, 2020|Categories: Robotics and Automation|

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.

803, 2020

Fantastic Start to the WIE Sponsored Coding in Python for Beginners Course

March 8th, 2020|Categories: Women in Engineering|

A fantastic start to the WIE sponsored Coding in Python for Beginners course with over 60 women coming along to try coding for the first time.

2302, 2020

IEEE PES University of Manchester Student Branch Chapter AGM 2020

February 23rd, 2020|Categories: Power and Energy, Student Activities|

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).

2202, 2020

SIGHT Project: “Inclusive multi-sensor platform for autistic kids that encourage social interaction” Training Session

February 22nd, 2020|Categories: SIGHT|

On Wednesday 19th February a training session for Stepping Stones staff took place in Stepping Stones Play & Learn Group premises. The training was given by personnel of the equipment manufacturer who spent more than 4 hours demonstrating how the system works, the App content, advanced features and best practices.

1602, 2020

IEEE Milestone Award: Active Shielding of Superconducting Magnets

February 16th, 2020|Categories: LMAG|

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.

1502, 2020

IEEE UK and Ireland Section Christmas Lecture 2019 – Photos & Video

February 15th, 2020|Categories: IEEE|

IEEE UK&I Section were honoured to have IEEE President, José M. F. Moura and IET President, Peter William Bonfield as speakers at the 2019 Christmas Lecture. Professor Moura spoke on “Data (Big), Computing (Fast), and Algorithms (Learning) – The New Opportunities for a Bright Future” and Dr Bonfield, “Perspectives on Engineering and Technology for the Future”. 

1102, 2020

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

February 11th, 2020|Categories: SIGHT|

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.

1102, 2020

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

February 11th, 2020|Categories: Blockchain|

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.