MAY 2022
Check out IEEE-USA InSight's New Look

We have launched version 3.0 of our flagship publication IEEE-USA InSight, which covers career and public policy issues that are important to technology professionals. We've reorganized our content, making it easier to find the topics you're interested in, and added other design features to make the site look great and perform better, whether you're viewing it on your desktop or mobile device. We're anxious for you to check out the new look, so please visit today! We welcome your feedback, comments and suggestions for making our web sites the best resources that they can be for U.S. IEEE members.

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Still Time to Complete 2022 IEEE-USA Salary Survey

U.S. IEEE higher-grade members are invited to participate in the 2022 IEEE-USA Salary Survey. To participate, please check your email inbox for an message from IEEE-USA President Deborah Cooper and click on the unique link to complete the survey. Or go to the IEEE-USA Salary Service and log in with your IEEE Account, and click on the "Survey" button. Users who complete the survey will receive 10 free uses of the IEEE-USA salary calculators, as well as a PDF copy of the 2021 IEEE-USA Salary & Benefits Survey Report. The survey will close 31 May.

Nominations Open: IEEE-USA Awards

IEEE-USA is currently accepting nominations for its annual awards, given in recognition of professionalism, technical achievement, and literary contributions to public awareness and understanding of the engineering profession in the United States. The nominations portal will close 15 September.


New E-Book: The Electric Vehicle Classroom Activities Book - Vol. 1: Electric Vehicle Basics

All technologies have pros and cons, and electric vehicles are no different. Harry Roman's new IEEE-USA E-Book series aims to stimulate discussions and informative exchanges on the topic among our future leaders. This e-book is FREE to IEEE members.

E-Book: The Electric Vehicle Classroom Activities Book – Vol. 1: Electric Vehicle Basics

New Audiobook: Do Your R&D!

To do R&D right, you must know where you are going and why; and what technologies you intend to use to get there. Check out this new, FREE IEEE-USA  Audiobook.

Audiobook: Do Your R&D!

Sign Up to Receive E-mail Reminders for IEEE-USA Policy Events

This bi-weekly e-mail update notifies subscribers of upcoming IEEE-USA Washington Update livestreams, hosted by IEEE-USA Government Relations Director Russ Harrison, as well as other virtual and in-person public policy events.

IEEE-USA Washington Update
Webinars, Conferences & Events
IEEE-USA @ Awesome Con: 3-5 June

If you're in the Washington, D.C. area in early June, come see us at Awesome Con, a celebration of science and geek culture, bringing together 70,000 fans and their favorite stars from comics, movies, TV, and more. Where else will you find stars from Star Trek, Star Wars, Marvel and more alongside real NASA astronauts? You can dress up and get your photo taken with Anthony Daniels (Star Wars' C3PO), then learn about the science behind The Mandalorian at a panel hosted by the National Science Foundation. There's truly something for everyone. Don't forget to stop by the IEEE-USA booth, and learn about our original comic book series featuring engineering superheroes The Tesla Twins!


Webinar Series: USPTO Copyright, IP, Trademark and Patent Series

IEEE-USA is partnering with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to offer a series of free, monthly webinars on intellectual property basics. Our next webinar in the series -- on patent basics -- will stream live on 15 June.

Webinar Series: USPTO IP Basics

Livestream Event: Meet the 2023 IEEE President-Elect Candidates Forum

On Friday, 24 June, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm PT, IEEE President Ray Liu will ask the 2023 IEEE President-Elect candidates questions submitted by members on issues important to them and IEEE.

Meet the 2023 IEEE President-Elect Candidates Forum
Livestream: Bi-Weekly Washington Update

When: 9 June  |  1 PM ET
Presenter: Russ Harrison

*Registration not required*

Webinar: How to Become a Technical Storyteller

Webinar: How to Become a Technical Storyteller

When: 8 June  |  2 PM ET

Becoming a technical storyteller is easier said than done. This webinar will provide tips to help ensure that your audience arrives at your intended message.

Webinar: Patent Basics

Webinar: Patent Basics

When: 15 June  |  2 PM ET

This webinar will cover the basic facts about patents, including the different types of patents, the process of patent prosecution, and the role of the U.S. patent examiner.

UTSA PTAC Webinar: Intro to Government Contracting for Small Businesses

Webinar: Intro to Government Contracting for Small Businesses

When: 21 June |  2 PM ET

Are you a small business owner interested in doing business with the U.S. Government ? This free webinar is designed to help IEEE members learn about navigating the world of government contracting opportunities.

2022 IEEE-USA Co-Sponsored Conferences & Events
(and/or where IEEE-USA has an Exhibition Booth)
3 - 5 Jun Washington, DC IEEE-USA @ Awesome Con
6 - 9 Jun VIRTUAL IEEE World AI IOT Congress 2022 (AIIOT)
8 - 11 Sep Santa Clara, CA IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC)
3 - 5 Nov Providence, RI IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Forum East
14 - 15 Nov VIRTUAL IEEE Virtual International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST)

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