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 […]

20 Sep

SusTech 2017 to Focus on Science, Engineering & Technology Promoting Sustainability

PHOENIX (20 September 2017) – Environmental Sustainability is a major issue facing humanity. To meet present needs without compromising our future, advances in sustainable technology, policy and social behavior are essential. The fifth IEEE Conference on Technologies for Sustainability (SusTech 2017), on November 12-14, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona at the Phoenix Airport Hilton, explores the development […]

01 Sep

IEEE-USA’s Free September E-Book for Members Shares Career Challenges, Lessons, Passions

WASHINGTON (1 September 2017) – “A hallmark of a good manager is taking pride in the accomplishments of others,” writes Sherry Gillespie. In IEEE-USA’s September free e-book for members, IEEE-USA Women in Engineering, Book 3: Passions Can Sustain You–A Personal Career History, author Gillespie shares her personal story about her life’s work in science and technology. Gillespie […]

01 Aug

IEEE-USA’s Free August E-Book for Members Explores Design, Communications, the Engineering Gender Gap

WASHINGTON (1 August 2017) – What could be better than reading one of Donald Christiansen’s Backscatter columns in IEEE-USA InSight? Why, reading 16 of these thought provoking and well-researched essays, by the respected former editor and publisher of IEEE Spectrum—all in one handy place, of course! As with his four previous anthologies, the author organized the columns in Best of […]