30 Apr

Deadline Extended: IEEE HAC Special Call for Proposals Related to COVID-19

IEEE HAC (Humanitarian Activities Committee) is adapting its requirements to better enable IEEE volunteers to contribute to the fight against COVID-19. Specifically, HAC and SIGHT (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology) are joining forces to prioritize proposals that have a strong potential for immediate impact in the pandemic. Ideally, projects will have good connections with […]

29 Apr

TryEngineering LIVE Hands-On Design Challenge

Have a child or student who’s bored at home and looking for something to do? Join in for the next TryEngineering Live: Hands-On Design Challenge! On 30 April at 12:00pm ET, TryEngineering will walk through their Catapults/Machine Learning Virtual Lesson Plan and Instagram Challenge. Register now!

28 Apr

New IEEE Discover Badge

Have you heard of the new IEEE Discover Badge? This is the first in a series of online, interactive journeys recognizing discovery and participation in the organization. Some of the badges are tied to contests, making participants eligible to win prizes. Engage further to accrue points with the ultimate goal of making the Points Leaderboard for […]

24 Apr

IEEE-USA Washington Update: State Responses

Russ Harrison, IEEE-USA Director of Government Relations, brings you the latest news from Washington, D.C. affecting IEEE members. Today, he breaks down the response by states to the covid-19 situation. Watch the full video on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ieeeusa/videos/3973685435975689

22 Apr

IEEE SIGHT Panel: Transforming Challenges into Innovations

IEEE SIGHT invites you to attend a virtual panel on “Transforming Challenges into Innovations with IEEE HAC & SIGHT” this Sunday, 26 April at 11:00am EDT as part of #SIGHTDay2020 activities. The session will highlight ways IEEE members can look for opportunities to contribute during difficult times, why IEEE has Committees like the IEEE Humanitarian Activities Committee […]

21 Apr

IEEE-USA Washington Update: The Path Ahead

IEEE-USA Director of Government Relations, Russ Harrison, offers the latest updates from Washington, D.C. Today, he takes a look at the path forward for members and the economy at large. Watch the full video on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ieeeusa/videos/544977399732377/

13 Apr

Upcoming Free IEEE-EA Webinars

IEEE Educational Activities is presenting a couple of new, free webinars this week: Helping Students Learn via Online Delivery: Considerations for Pandemic Pedagogy – 14 April @ 9:00am ET As instructors, a shift to online teaching means a myriad of concerns. However, little attention has been spent on helping students become better online learners. We’re […]

10 Apr

Free Webinar: Personal Digital Twins and Epidemic Control

Interested in learning more about how Personal Digital Twins (PDTs) can be used during a pandemic? Then join a free webinar from the IEEE Digital Reality initiative on 16 April 2020! There, you will learn more about the usefulness of PDTs in context of epidemic alerts, monitoring, and containment. For more information and to register, […]