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1210, 2019

Section Receives Award for Inclusive Multi-Sensor Platform for Autistic Kids that Encourages Social Interaction

October 12th, 2019|Categories: news, SIGHT|

The IEEE SIGHT Projects Committee has awarded the proposal submitted by our UK & Ireland SIGHT group called “Inclusive multi-sensor platform for autistic kids that encourages social interaction” with a funding amount of USD $9,815.00.

3009, 2019

Applications sought for the Chair of the UK & Ireland Section, 2022-2024

September 30th, 2019|Categories: IEEE|

Members of the United Kingdom and Ireland Section are invited to stand for election to the position of Section Chair from January 1st, 2022 following 2 years as Vice-Chair from January 1st, 2020.

1709, 2019

IEEE Milestone Plaque Unveiling – Standardisation of the Unit of Resistance

September 17th, 2019|Categories: LMAG|

On 17th September 2019 we celebrated the work on the standardisation of the unit of resistance with an IEEE Milestone Plaque unveiling at the Hunterian Museum at Glasgow University.

109, 2019

WESYP 2019 – Early Bird Registrations Extended to 5th September 2019 & Travel Grant Support Available

September 1st, 2019|Categories: Young Professionals|

We are delighted to announce that early bird registrations for the West Europe Student and Young Professional Congress (WESYP) 2019 in Glasgow, UK from 19 to 21 September have been extend to 5th September 2019. Travel grant support is also available.

3108, 2019

Call For Papers | 2nd Postgraduate STEM Research Symposium

August 31st, 2019|Categories: Young Professionals|

The IEEE UK & Ireland Young Professionals and the University of Leeds IEEE Student Branch are collaborating to organise the 2nd Postgraduate STEM Research Symposium on 23rd October 2019 at the University of Leeds.

2107, 2019

Applications for Special Interest Group for Humanitarian Technology (SIGHT) Chair Invited

July 21st, 2019|Categories: SIGHT|

The IEEE UK & Ireland SIGHT committee is looking for a new SIGHT Chair to support and coordinate its activities.  The Section SIGHT committee chair is responsible for engaging and guiding Section members to submit their proposals, liaising with the Region 8 SIGHT committee and reporting on activities during Section meetings.

1407, 2019

UK and Ireland Section Scoops 2019 IEEE Region 8 Women in Engineering Section Affinity Group of the Year Award

July 14th, 2019|Categories: Women in Engineering|

The UK and Ireland Section Women In Engineering group are delighted to be named '2019 IEEE Region 8 Women in Engineering Section Affinity Group of the Year'.

1207, 2019

HISTELCON 2019 Registration Now Open

July 12th, 2019|Categories: HISTELCON 2019|

Registration is now open for the 6th Conference on History of Technology - HISTELCON - which is being held in Glasgow on 18th and 19th September. This year the primary theme is ‘historic computers’ including papers on those inventions and developments which have not already been the subject of extensive historical publications, and the contribution that special purpose processors have made to the development and use of advanced digital signal processing methods in many applications areas.