08 Oct

IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference Announces Keynote Speakers

SAN JOSE, CALIF. (8 October 2018) – Celebrating its 8th anniversary, the 2018 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) is a world class conference focused on discussing sustainable development and humanitarian technology related policy, insight and experiences and showcasing activities aligned with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). Today, IEEE GHTC 2018 announces keynote speakers and […]

05 Sep

IEEE-USA Endorses Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier for Director of OSTP

WASHINGTON (5 September 2018) – Today, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation voted unanimously to approve Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier as the director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). IEEE-USA urges the full Senate to approve Dr. Droegemeier’s nomination in a vote as soon as possible. Dr. Droegemeier is eminently […]

12 Jul

2018 Future Leaders Forum to Showcase Hottest Trends in Leadership

WASHINGTON (12 July 2018) – The hottest trends in leadership and technology will be on center stage at the 2018 Future Leaders Forum, presented by IEEE-USA. Hundreds of young and mid-career professionals are expected to descend on Austin, Texas, for this one-of-a-kind event from July 26-28, 2018. The forum will offer insightful and thoughtful content, […]

24 Apr

Supreme Court Misses Opportunity For Patent Reform

WASHINGTON (24 April 2018) – Today, the United States Supreme Court released their decision regarding the Oil States Energy Services, LLC v. Greene’s Energy Group, LLC et al., stating that Intellectual Property Review (IPR) proceedings, which are held before an executive agency tribunal of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), are constitutional. “The Supreme Court […]

30 Jan

I-Squared, Again: Don’t Be Distracted

WASHINGTON (30 January 2018) – IEEE-USA, representing more than 180,000 technology professionals in the United States, urges Congress to oppose the I-Squared Act and any attempt to expand the H-1B outsourcing visa. On Thursday, Sen. Orin Hatch (R-UT) reintroduced his H-1B expansion bill, the I-Squared Act, which would increase the number of H-1B visas from 85,000 annually to […]

13 Nov

Responding to Inaccuracies about IEEE-USA in November 10 RedState.com Article

WASHINGTON (13 November 2017) – On Friday, November 10th, RedState.com published an article containing a number of factually inaccurate statements about IEEE-USA, our prestigious Congressional Fellows Program and former volunteer Ron Hira. We would like to correct the record: IEEE-USA is neither a union nor a ‘quasi-union,’ but is an operating unit of IEEE, which is […]

03 Nov

SusTech 2017 Announces Patrons and Special Events

PHOENIX (3 November 2017) – The 5th IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability (SusTech 2017) has announced its final program and keynote speakers. The fifth IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability (SusTech 2017), on 12-14 November 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona at the Phoenix Airport Hilton, explores the development and application of science, engineering, and technology […]