14 Apr

New USPTO Fast-Track Program for COVID-Related Inventions

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) will soon accept petitions for expedited resolution of ex parte appeals for COVID-related inventions. There is no cost for appeals related to COVID-19 in this pilot program, which starts on April 15, 2021. A COVID-related appeal for eligibility […]

01 Apr

Free X-STEM All Access Speaker Series for Kids

Tune in April 20-23 for X-STEM All Access, a FREE, entertaining, educational, and interactive online STEM experience. Content is geared towards students from grades 6-12, but all children and adults are welcome! Through a series of daily livestream events, students will hear from an exclusive group of visionaries who aim to inspire kids about careers […]

25 Mar

IEEE SusTech Early-Bird Registration Ending Soon

Early-bird registration for the IEEE SusTech 2021 virtual conference is ending soon!Until March 30th, prices are as follows:IEEE Member*Non-MemberIEEE Student*Student Non-MemberIEEE Life Member*US$50US$75US$25US$50US$25After March 30th, prices go up $25. Register today to save.About IEEE SusTech:Environmental Sustainability is a major issue facing humanity. To meet present needs without compromising our future, advances in sustainable technology, policy […]

22 Mar

2021 USPTO Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium

Don’t miss the next free, online installment of the 2021 Women’s Entrepreneurship Symposium (WES), “Investing in innovation,” from the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Catch it live this Wednesday, March 24, from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. ET. Tune in to learn about funding opportunities for women entrepreneurs. You can register for this program here. Attendees […]

09 Feb

Student Members Save 50%

Don’t miss this special promotion: student members save 50% on IEEE Membership dues! To take advantage of this offer, students can use promo code FUTURE50 at checkout when joining or renewing their IEEE membership. Students who recently renewed or joined at full price can reach out to the IEEE Contact Center at: contactcenter@ieee.org and request […]

08 Feb

Workplace Norms That Work

Join DiscoverE on Wednesday, February 10 for their latest webinar in their Persist Series: Workplace Norms That Work. This series aims to build staying power for women in engineering and tech. Streaming live the second Wednesday of every month, you’ll hear inspiring stories and candid discussion of topics like inclusive workplace cultures, being an active […]

07 Jan

EERE Robotics Internship Program

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE) Robotics Internship Program is a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in a field related to robotics. The program provides opportunities for high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students and postgraduates to intern at federal national laboratories throughout the United […]

23 Dec

AI Webinar Series with Vint Cerf, Steve Wozniak, and more!

IEEE Boston is hosting a webinar series on artificial intelligence starting on January 21. You won’t want to miss this: confirmed speakers so far include internet pioneer Vint Cerf, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, iRobot co-founder Helen Greiner, MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab Director David Cox, and more. This webinar series will explore AI’s impact on our […]