Section Meeting: Blockchain in 2019 and its potential impact on our world

Blockchain can do for business what the internet did for communication Every second of every day, businesses exchange value with suppliers, partners, customers, and others. By value, we mean goods, services, money, data and more. Each exchange of value is a transaction. Successful transactions need to be fast, precise and easily agreed on by parties… Read more

EATON – Third Annual Houston Technology Day

The following information is being shared as a courtesy to Eaton. No additional rights or privileges are taken.  You’re invited to a special two-day at the Eaton Experience Center in Houston, TX. We’re bringing back the training classes you love and introducing new technical content from industry experts. The event features: Over 15 training classes… Read more

2019 IEEE-HKN Awards – Call for Nominations

  IEEE Educational Activities Board (EAB) Awards recognize and honor major contributions to engineering and technical education. Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 IEEE-HKN Awards The 2019 IEEE-HKN Nominations form is at https://ieee.secure-platform.com/a/organizations/main/submissions/details/26648 IEEE-HKN Awards and Recognitions: Outstanding Chapter Award Alton B. Zerby and Carl T. Koerner Outstanding Student Award Outstanding Young Professional Award C. Holmes MacDonald Outstanding… Read more

72nd Annual Conference for Protective Relay Engineers

For 70 years the Annual Conference for Protective Relay Engineers has provided the best available information on protective relay applications and technology. With the changes that have occurred in the electric power industry, including increased concerns over reliability and a business emphasis on efficiency and cost savings, the relay conference is even more important. We are… Read more

Young Professionals – Boba Tea & Game Night

On Thursday, February 28, 2019, the IEEE Houston Section Young Professionals group hosted a game night and networking event. Rosario Diaz, Young Professionals chair for the Houston Section, shared with the group the upcoming activities for Young Professionals in the Greater Houston Area. YP Group Communication All YP members are invited to join the Whatsapp YP Group… Read more

Houston Section at Science Engineering Fair Houston (SEFH) 2019

The 60th annual Science Engineering Fair of Houston (SEFH) was held Saturday, February 23rd, 2019, in the George R Brown Convention Center.   This year’s SEFH represented 150 Texas middle and high schools had 815 science projects submitted and had over 1000 students participate!   The Houston Section of IEEE came out in force to volunteer as… Read more

IEEE Student Branch Prairie View A&M University

    It was Wednesday, February 13, 2019, when the IEEE University Relations TX express made a visit to PVAMU IEEE Student Branch bring food, gifts and more important information on all of the IEEE resources available to national student branch members. IEEE Senior University Partnership Program Manager Kristen MacCartney and HOU Sec. Vice-Chair, Christopher… Read more

IEEE Texas A&M Hosts TAMUmake

IEEE Texas A&M Hosts TAMUmake Supported by the IEEE Houston Section It was a Friday, February 15, 2019, at 8 pm CST when the IEEE Student Branch at Texas A&M University hosted TAMUmake. TAMUmake is an annual hardware hackathon and competitive programming challenge in which teams of student members, supported by Volunteer Proctors who are IEEE members, industry professionals,… Read more

Congratualtions Bradley Updyke – Young Engineer of the Year 2019

  On Monday, February 18, 2019, Bradley Updyke received the IEEE Young Engineer of the Year 2019 award. This award is given every year to an outstanding Houston Section Young Professional member during the Houston Engineers Week. Members of the Houston Section joined Bradley and his spouse in a Casino Night before the awards ceremony…. Read more

2019 Engineers Week (Feb 17-23)

Engineers week is here! Started in 1951, the purpose of National Engineers Week (February 17-23, 2019) is to celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world, increase public dialogue about the need for engineers, and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents by emphasizing the importance of learning math, science, and technical… Read more