Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill Poised to Spur U.S. Economic Development WASHINGTON (13 May 2021) – IEEE-USA applauds the Senate Commerce Committee for moving the Endless Frontier Act (EFA) forward. The act is a visionary new approach to research and economic development that will strengthen America’s long-term competitiveness. However, we are disappointed that the committee significantly scaled […]
The voting membership of IEEE annually elects officers that serve on the top-tier IEEE governing bodies. The IEEE President-Elect candidates are nominated by the IEEE Board of Directors or by petition, with an election to follow in the Fall. The individual elected this year will serve as IEEE President-Elect in 2022 and as IEEE President […]
Biggest change in e-book program history, applies to over 150 current titles IEEE-USA’s e-books and audio books help IEEE members in the U.S. advance their careers, work on their soft skills, learn about public policy, even provide a fun distraction – and now, for the first time, the whole collection is available to members for […]
IEEE realizes that many IEEE Xplore users may be directly or indirectly engaged in the global fight against COVID-19. To help researchers understand and manage the COVID-19 pandemic, IEEE has identified a collection of articles that may help such efforts. The collection is completely free to access for the duration of the crisis with additional reuse […]
Russ Harrison, IEEE-USA Director of Government Relations, gave a webinar live on Facebook today about the federal government’s response to COVID-19, including relief measures for individuals, small business owners, corporations, and even independent contractors. Tune in every Friday at 1 pm ET on the IEEE-USA Facebook page for updates.
During the past few weeks, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has brought the American economy to a virtual standstill. With the economy halted, a number of fields, including engineering, have experienced major job loss. IEEE-USA invited author, human resources professional and executive career coach Elizabeth Lions to host a webinar on what people can do right now if they’ve […]
The IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology has initiated a fast-track review and publication mechanism for COVID-19 related research, data, and analysis. Think your work might qualify?
WASHINGTON (1 November 2019) — The IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Committee (A&RC), with the approval of the IEEE-USA Board of Directors (BoD), has announced the 2019 IEEE-USA Awards recipients: IEEE-USA Robert S. Walleigh Award for Distinguished Contributions to Engineering Professionalism Emily Sopensky For sustained leadership in establishing innovative new IEEE programs, conferences, and initiatives within […]
WASHINGTON (12 March 2019) – The budget proposed by the White House for FY2020 includes funding increases for a number of key programs, including cybersecurity and defense research. However, cuts to critical budgets for NIST, NSF, NASA and DOE technology programs are concerning. “The White House’s FY2020 budget has some bright spots,” said IEEE-USA President Thomas […]