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January 7th, 2015

From: IEEE eNotice [mailto:enotice@ieee.org]
Sent: Wednesday, January 07, 2015 12:50 PM
Subject: IEEE Atlanta Section Meeting Correction

 

Women in Engineering Meeting New Date:

January 14, 2015 @ 6:30 PM

eWeek Planning Meeting

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/30549

 

Once again Atlanta WIE will spend “Introduce a girl to Engineering Day” (February 26, 2015) at Ivy Preparatory Academy in Norcross.

All Atlanta Section members are invited to join us to help us plan our engineering project for the girls. Dinner is provided and parking is free.

 

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January 6th, 2015

 

From: IEEE eNotice [mailto:enotice@ieee.org]
Sent: Tuesday, January 06, 2015 9:34 AM
Subject: Upcoming IEEE Atlanta Section Meetings

 

Volunteers Needed!

The Atlanta Section will host a Family Science Night at Mimosa Elementary School (1550 Warsaw Rd., Roswell, GA) on January 22. We need guest science instructors and session assistants for the event. Guest science instructors lead three, identical, twenty-five-minute sessions for elementary students and their families.  A session is a science activity or demonstration.  Sessions begin at 6:00 p.m. and end before 7:30 p.m. Please email Melody Richardson at Richardson.Melody@gmail.com for more information.

 

Judges are needed for the Future Cities Competition at Southern Poly State University on January 24 at 7:30 AM. For more information: https://www.spsu.edu/futurecity/for_judges.htm

 

Power and Energy Society

January 13, 12:00 PM

Arc Flash

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/30519

 

Women in Engineering Meeting

January 13, 6:30 PM

eWeek Planning Meeting

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/30541

Industry Applications Society

January 20, 11:45 AM

Energy Losses in Electrical Power Systems More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27751

 

ExCom/AdCom Meeting

January 27, 6:00 PM

Bimonthly Administrative meeting

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/30511

 

Computer Society

February 4, 12:00 PM

Technical Presentation

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/29035

 

Power and Energy Society

February 10, 12:00 PM

Grounding or Solar Farm Design

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/30573

 

Industry Applications Society

February 17, 11:45 AM

NFPA-110 Compliance and Effective Testing of Emergency Power Systems More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27749

 

 

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November 20th, 2014

The Atlanta Science Festival is a week-long celebration of local science and technology, held March 21-28, 2015. Curious people of all ages will explore the science and technology in our region and see how science is connected to all parts of our lives in a variety of hands-on activities, facility tours, presentations, and performances throughout the metro Atlanta region. The Festival culminates in the free, family-friendly EXPLORATION EXPO – an interactive day of demos, hands-on activities, and stage shows at Centennial Olympic Park.

HIGHLIGHTS
Exhibit at the Exploration Expo, Atlanta’s biggest interactive science day, March 28, 2014 at Centennial Olympic Park. Feature your research, innovations, and unique STEM experiences in a fun, hands-on environment for over 16,000 curious people.

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November 20th, 2014

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November 19th, 2014

From: <IEEEservice@ieee.org>
Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Subject: Refer a Colleague, Get Great Merchandise

Refer a Colleague, Get Great Merchandise

Dear Elizabeth Chase Battaglio,

In conjunction with IEEE-USA, we are excited to announce a special offer for US members.

Refer a colleague to join IEEE. They’ll get a US$25 discount off their first year membership, and you’ll get a gift.

IEEE-USA gift items you can choose from include:

  • Cooler backpack
  • Computer backpack
  • Portable battery charger
  • Tablet case
  • Portable speaker
  • Parker pen and mechanical pencil set
  • Parker ballpoint pen
  • Travel coffee mug and tumbler set
  • Golf balls
  • Baseball hat
  • Golf umbrella
  • Travel umbrella

You will also be eligible to receive incentives through the IEEE Member-Get-a-Member (MGM) program.

How it works:

  • Refer your colleague via the online form.
  • Your referral will receive an e-mail inviting them to join at a US$25 discount off their first-year membership dues.
  • Your referral will provide your IEEE member number as they join.
  • Within 1-3 weeks after your referral joins, you will receive an e-mail confirming your recruiting success, including a link to select your IEEE-USA merchandise item.
  • You will receive a separate e-mail for each new member you recruit.

Please help spread the word and share your IEEE experience – no one knows how beneficial IEEE Membership is to technical and career development better than you, the member. Refer your friends and colleagues today!

Sincerely,

Elyn Perez
IEEE Member & Geographic Activities
Important to know: There is no limit to the number of merchandise items you can earn; as long as your referrals join as professional members. Student members and Society Affiliates are not eligible for this promotion. You also remain eligible for the MGM incentive awards given out once per year in September.

If you no longer wish to receive messages about this IEEE-USA referral program, you may Unsubscribe from List. If you unsubscribed in error and wish to receive them you may Subscribe to List. You can manage other member communication preferences in your member profile online.


November 11th, 2014

From: IEEE eNotice [mailto:enotice@ieee.org]
Sent: Tuesday, November 11, 2014 10:18 AM
To: Millard, David
Subject: IEEE Region 3 Awards Nominations

 

Call for Nominations – Region 3 Awards – Deadline December 1st, 2014

 

Nominating a deserving volunteer/colleague for one of the prestigious Region 3 awards is rewarding and not difficult!  I believe most of us know someone deserving of one of the awards below; make some time this weekend to nominate a deserving colleague.  It doesn’t take long – and you can ask the nominee to help provide the information you need!  Review the purpose of each award below, and submit your nominations.  Feel free to contact me, the Region 3 Awards and Recognitions Chair, with your questions at jgostin@ieee.org .

 

* Region 3 Outstanding Engineer Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 who, through technical and professional abilities, has made an outstanding contribution to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Region 3 Outstanding Service Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 who, through service to the Region and to the Institute, has made an outstanding contribution to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Joseph M. Biedenbach Outstanding Engineering Educator Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 who has shared technical and professional abilities through teaching in industry, government, or in an institution of higher learning and in so doing has made an outstanding contribution to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Daniel W. Jackson Award

Purpose: To recognize a Past Director who, through continuing service to the Region and to the Institute, has made exemplary contributions to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Region 3 Professional Leadership Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 for outstanding leadership efforts in achieving the professional aims of IEEE in the United States.

 

*Employer Professional Development Award

Purpose: To recognize an employer in Region 3 for outstanding contributions in advancing the professional development of employees.

 

Nominations, endorsements and evaluations are handled on-line at the Region 3 Awards and Recognition Portal. Please visit http://ieee-r3.myreviewroom.com and sign up for an account today!

 

More information and the guidelines for nominators can be found on the Region 3 awards page at http://ewh.ieee.org/reg/3/awards

 

Jill Gostin

IEEE Region 3 Awards Chair

jgostin@ieee.org

 

 

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October 2nd, 2014

 

From: IEEE eNotice [mailto:enotice@ieee.org]
Sent: Wednesday, October 01, 2014 4:50 PM
Subject: Upcoming IEEE Atlanta Section Meetings

 

Volunteers Needed!

Nominations for 2015 Section Officers remain open until October 13.

 

Dont wait to register for the Georgia IEEE Fall Picnic at the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins.  Please register yourself and your guests by Wednesday, October 15.  The Museum of Aviation is the second-largest aerospace museum of the United States Air Force.

To register: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28761

 

Power Electronics Society

October 8, 11:40 AM

A Case Study of Supercapacitors & Batteries More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28881

 

Computer Society

October 8, 12:00 PM

Great Moments in the History of the Computer More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28623

 

Power and Energy Society

October 14, 12:00 PM

Voltage Regulation Due to Solar Distributed Generation More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28585

 

Industry Applications Society

October 20, 11:45 AM

Fundamentals of Wireless Communications

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27755

 

Power and Energy Society

October 30, 8:00 AM

Tutorial – The Introduction of Solar Energy to Georgias Power Grid More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28591

 

Power and Energy Society

November 4, 12:00 PM

Wide Area Monitoring, Protection and Control in Smart Power Grids More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28587

 

Women in Engineering

November 6, 6:00 PM

Fall Mixer: Overcoming Impostor Syndrome More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28029

 

Industry Applications Society

November 17, 11:45 AM

Grounding 101

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27753

ExCom/AdCom

November 19, 6:00 PM

Bimonthly Administrative Meeting

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/22845

 

 

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445 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA

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September 25th, 2014

From: IEEE eNotice [mailto:enotice@ieee.org]
Sent: Wednesday, September 03, 2014 8:08 PM
Subject: Upcoming IEEE Atlanta Section Meetings

 

Volunteers Needed!

September 13 Girl Scout STEM Expo. Women in Engineering will be showcasing various cool science demos (including blowing up marshmallows in a vacuum chamber!). This event reaches over 1000 area girls. Both men and women are welcome to volunteer.  For more information, and to sign up: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050e45a8a62ea31-2014

 

Nominations for 2015 Section Officers will open on Monday, 15 September, and will remain open until October 13.  Be watching for an email with details!

 

Power and Energy Society

Security Measures: Protecting Critical Assets

September 09, 12:00 PM

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27827

 

Industry Applications Society

September 15, 11:45 AM

Harmonic studies 101: How to perform one.

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27757

 

Computer Society

September 16, 12:00 PM

Technical Meeting

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27497

 

Aerospace and Electronic Systems/Geoscience and Remote Sensing September 17, 12:00 PM Through-Wall Microwave Imaging: Some Applications of Physics to Urban Reconnaissance More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27477

 

Engineering in Medicine and Biology

September 18, 6:30 PM

New Non-invasive Methods to Learn about Arteries and Some Diseases More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27493

 

ExCom/AdCom

September 23, 6:00 PM

Bimonthly Administrative Meeting

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/22843

 

Industry Applications Society

October 20, 11:45 AM

Fundamentals of Wireless Communications

More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/27755

 

*** Save the date ***

Women in Engineering

November 6, 6:00 PM

Fall Mixer: Overcoming Impostor Syndrome More information: https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/28029

 

 

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445 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA

http://www.ieee.org/


September 25th, 2014

From: IEEE eNotice [mailto:enotice@ieee.org]
Sent: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 10:25 AM
Subject: Call for Nominations: IEEE Atlanta Section

Call for Nominations: IEEE Atlanta Section

Greetings, IEEE Atlanta Section Members!

The Atlanta Section is soliciting your recommendations for the following Executive Officer positions in 2015:

– Atlanta Section Chair

– Atlanta Section Vice Chair

– Atlanta Section Secretary

– Atlanta Section Treasurer

The terms of office shall be for one year starting on January 1, 2015. An individual must be of Member grade or higher or a Graduate Student Member to be eligible to hold elected office. Any member eligible to vote in the Atlanta Section elections may nominate an individual for office, and nominating yourself for an office is strongly encouraged. Any individual nominated for office should be willing to serve for the full year; we therefore recommend discussing the nomination with the individual prior to submission. The duties for each position are defined in the MGA Operations Manual, which may be found at the IEEE website, but a brief summary is also included below.

Here are some important dates for this nominations and elections process:

– The call for nominations starts the week of September 15 and closes Monday October 13.

– The voting starts Monday, October 20 and closes Friday, October 31.

– The 2015 Executive Officers will be announced Monday, November 3.

Please submit all nominations by sending an email to nominations2015@ (http://sites.ieee.org/atlanta/) .  You may send an email to this same address if you have any questions regarding the annual nomination/election process.

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Officer duties

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Section Chair/Vice Chair *

Presides at meetings of the Section and the Section Executive Committee.

Operates the Section to maximize satisfaction of Section member needs with the resources available.

Develops and presents plans for meeting members needs to the Executive Committee for review.

Identifies appropriate volunteers and presents their appointments to the Executive Committee for review.

Prepares an annual report of Section Activities for submission to the Region.

Represents the Section at all appropriate IEEE gatherings.

* The Section Vice Chair fulfills the duties of the Chair in his or her absence, and assists and supports the Chair as required/assigned.

Section Treasurer

Accurately maintains financial records for Section.

Maintains bank accounts of Section funds.

Prepares the annual budget for submission to the Section Executive Committee.

Makes disbursements in accordance with the approved budget.

Refers expenses outside the budget to the Section Chair for action.

Ensures that all Section expenditures and disbursements are made in accordance with IEEE policy.

Prepares financial reports for the Section Chair, Section Executive Committee and Regional Director.

Submits annual report of financial activity to the IEEE Operations Center and provides follow-up where necessary to confirm that the report has been approved.

Section Secretary

Accurately records minutes of all Section meetings.

Distributes agenda and meeting notices for all Section meetings.

Reports all Section and subunit meetings to the IEEE Regional Activities Department using the proper forms.

Notifies the IEEE Regional Activities Department of all changes in Section and subunit Officers.

We look forward to hearing from you!

-IEEE Atlanta Section 2015 Nominations Committee

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September 24th, 2014

 

Call for Nominations – Region 3 Awards – Deadline December 1st

 

Nominating a deserving volunteer/colleague for one of the prestigious Region 3 awards is rewarding and not difficult! All of us should take the time to think of one person that should be nominated for an award below, and either begin the process of nominating them or help someone else to submit the nomination.  Some of you began a nomination at SoutheastCon – now is the time to complete that nomination; in fact, some of the nominations are already complete!  I would like to challenge every Section to submit at least one nomination. Review the purpose of each award below, and submit your nominations.  Feel free to contact me with your questions at jgostin@ieee.org .

 

* Region 3 Outstanding Engineer Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 who, through technical and professional abilities, has made an outstanding contribution to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Region 3 Outstanding Service Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 who, through service to the Region and to the Institute, has made an outstanding contribution to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Joseph M. Biedenbach Outstanding Engineering Educator Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 who has shared technical and professional abilities through teaching in industry, government, or in an institution of higher learning and in so doing has made an outstanding contribution to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Daniel W. Jackson Award

Purpose: To recognize a Past Director who, through continuing service to the Region and to the Institute, has made exemplary contributions to the electrotechnology profession.

 

* Region 3 Professional Leadership Award

Purpose: To recognize a member of Region 3 for outstanding leadership efforts in achieving the professional aims of IEEE in the United States.

 

*Employer Professional Development Award

Purpose: To recognize an employer in Region 3 for outstanding contributions in advancing the professional development of employees.

 

Nominations, endorsements and evaluations will be handled on-line at the Region 3 Awards and Recognition Portal. Please visit http://ieee-r3.myreviewroom.com and sign up for an account today!

 

More information and the guidelines for nominators can be found on the Region 3 awards page at http://ewh.ieee.org/reg/3/awards


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