Apply for IEEE Senior Membership

Senior Member plaque: An engraved plaque you can proudly display to colleagues, clients, and employers. The plaque, an attractive fine wood with bronze engraving, is sent approximately eight weeks after elevation. The IEEE Houston Section would like to encourage our members to apply for Senior Membership.  Senior member is the highest grade for which IEEE members… Read more

Jeremy Feland Wins 2018 Houston Section IEEE Scholarship

  Jeremy Feland, a junior Biomedical student at Texas A&M University, and TAMU IEEE Student Branch member, has been awarded the IEEE Houston Section 2018 scholarship.   Jeremy was selected from a pool of 15 high achieving candidates.    As an aspiring doctor, Jeremy hopes to use the scholarship to continue his undergraduate studies. Each year the… Read more

Call to Action: IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference

The female STEM superhero, Marie Curie, once said, “I was taught that the way of progress was neither swift nor easy.” Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the only woman in history to ever win it twice, and the only human to ever win a Nobel Prize in two different sciences…. Read more

The Pocket Scope – April 2019

IEEE Houston Section Monthly Newsletter Greetings Houston Section! The Houston section volunteers have had a busy couple of months with a successful planning retreat and attending the region 5 business meeting.  At the Region 5 meeting, several Houston Section volunteers won awards for their achievements in 2018 including Moriah Hargrove Anders, Christopher Sanderson, and Freddie… Read more

Press Release: IEEE HOU Sec. Recognizing our 2018 IEEExTreme Volunteers

Press Release: On Thursday, April 25, 2019 the IEEE HOU Sec. will be recognizing its 2018 IEEExTreme 12.0 proctor volunteers. The IEEEXtreme is an annual hackathon and competitive programming challenge in which teams of IEEE Student members and supported by Volunteer Proctors who are IEEE member, compete in a 24-hour time span against each other to… Read more

Press Release: Emerging 5G Technology and Edge Computing

Press Release: This months invited Guest Speaker will be Mr. George Muthalaly who will be speaking on Emerging 5G Technology and Edge Computing. The rise of 5G coincides with the explosion of connected devices and systems associated with the Internet of Things (IoT). In addition to more processing power, 5G promises speeds 10 times faster than… Read more

IEEE Graduation Stole Program Spring 2019

To facilitate and promote relationship and membership in graduating IEEE members from affiliated Student Branches, the IEEE Houston Section is offering the Stole and Regalia rental program. The cost of the stole is $40 USD. Students will be able to claim a $30 USD reimbursement upon return of the stole in good conditions. To get… Read more

Houston Young Professionals – April Networking: Boba Tea & Game Night

On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, local IEEE Young Professionals joined together at The Teahouse for a networking event over boba tea and board games. Throughout the course of the evening, upcoming Houston Section and YP events were shared as well as opportunities on how to become more involved with IEEE. For more information on getting… Read more

Freddie Wong Receives IEEE R5 Outstanding Individual Achievement Award

IEEE Houston Section Teachers In­-Service Program (TISP) Committeeman and Life and Senior Member Freddie Wong has been awarded the Outstanding Individual Achievement Award (for Region 5).   This award is designed to recognize long term service and achievement to IEEE and Region 5. Freddie, now retired, completed a 30-year Project Management career with Saudi Aramco. Freddie has… Read more

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