Young Professionals April Newsletter

Happy Tuesday YP! Here is everything going on in April! Important Events   IEEE YP HOU Networking: Boba Tea & Game Night (April 10, 2019) What better way to network than with some Boba Tea & board games! Network with local young professionals and students with free boba for IEEE members from The Teahouse Tapioca… Read more

Christopher Sanderson Receives IEEE Region 5 Jim Leonard Outstanding Member Award

  IEEE Houston Section Vice Chairman and South Area Chair for Region 5  Christopher Sanderson has been awarded the Jim Leonard Outstanding Member Award.    The James Leonard award is named in the memory and honor of Mr. Leonard, who was both a former Region 5 director and an IEEE-USA president.  This award is given to… Read more

IEEE Membership Half-off in March

Don’t miss out the opportunity to renew your IEEE membership paying half during the month of March. Residence Member Full Year Member Pay in March for the Year Student Full Year Student Pay in March for the Year United States $203 $101.50 $32 $16 Steps to sign up for membership: 1. Navigate to this web… Read more

Moriah Hargrove Anders Named IEEE 2019 Region 5 Outstanding Young Professional

Our own IEEE Houston Executive Officer, Moriah Hargrove Anders, was recently awarded the IEEE Region 5 Outstanding Young Professional Award 2018.  This award is designed to recognize members whose substantive achievements have left an undeniable imprint on the fabric of IEEE Young Professional operations within Region 5. Moriah is currently a Patent Agent with Fletcher… Read more

LEED Training – April Workshops

The following information is being shared as a courtesy to LeadingGreen. No additional rights or privileges are taken.  The LEED Green Associate is the only professional designation to show employers and clients you have certified knowledge in the field To date, this course and its materials have proven to be instrumental in helping over 8000… Read more

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