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

The Run of Pi 2019 – Call for Volunteers

Call for volunteers to the Run of Pi 2019 Date: Sat, February 16, 2019 Time: 8:00 – 11:00 AM Location: MacGregor Park, Calhoun Road, Houston, TX, USA [5225 Calhoun Rd Houston, TX 77021] The mission of the Engineers Week “Run of Pi” is to give back to the community by promoting healthy and engaging activity. Profits raised… Read more

Volunteers Needed – 2019 Regional Mathcounts Competition

Call for volunteers to the 2019 Regional MATHCOUNTS Competition Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019 Time: (7:30 am – 1:30 pm) Venue: FLUOR ENTERPRISES, INC. SUGAR LAND COMPLEX 1 Fluor Daniel Drive Sugar Land, Texas 77478 p. 281-261-1000 Volunteers: All interested volunteers should RSVP by 02/04/19 at www.tspehouston.org/mathcounts For more information or questions, please contact: Nick Barnett… Read more

IEEE devDay 2018

IEEE HOU Sec. devDay 2018 Forbes top 10 Workplace Trends You’ll See In 2018, #1 prediction is that companies will continue to promote their workspaces and design them to facilitate interpersonal relationships between employees.  IEEE devDay is designed to engage and assist attendees to tackle this new workplace and assist in the professional development skills gap. This day-long… Read more

Seminar: “Who Moved The Cheese?”

On Thursday, November 30, 2017 volunteers from the IEEE Houston Section facilitated a seminar “Who Moved the Cheese?” in partnership with PVAMU College of Engineering. Dr. Sarhan Musa, Professor and Director of the Prairie View A&M University AVAYA Networking Academy (PVNA) asked IEEE volunteer facilitators CB Sanderson and Kevin White to share their experiences “How to be successful After you… Read more

IEEE PCIC 2017 Congratulates Houston Sections own Donald Dunn

Article originally appeared in Electrical Business magazine on September 19, 2017. No additional rights are taken. September 18, 2017 – With all the technical sessions going on here in Calgary for IEEE PCIC, it was good to take time over lunch to recognize individuals who contribute so much of their time to PCIC and IEEE, standards development,… Read more

IEEE Houston Section “Hurricane Harvey” Volunteers Respond

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall in Texas on August 26 as a Category 4 storm, IEEE Houston Section volunteers and IEEE MOVE truck offer relief and help to those in need. The MOVE team started preparing for deployment on August 24, closely monitoring Harvey when it was still being labeled a tropical storm. The… Read more

2016 IEEE Houston Section Top Volunteer: CB Sanderson

On Thursday, January 12, 2017 the IEEE Houston Section held a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner for its 2016 Committee, Society, and Group Chairpersons. For more than 80 years the IEEE Houston Section volunteer leaders in chaired position have been serving our Houston Section, this was especially special in 2016 because of the great growth in Membership, Mentorship, and Senior Membership…. Read more

Congrats to Sara Stephens IEEE 2016 Young Engineer of Year

Congratulations to Sara Stephens IEEE 2016 Young Engineer of the Year. Sara was selected as IEEE Houston Section Young Engineer of the Year, her technical achievements and IEEE Houston Section volunteer accomplishments. We know that you will represent us well at the 2017 Houston Engineer Week. About Houston Engineers Week Recognizing that service to the… Read more

Region 5 and HOU Sec. Honors Ross Anderson with Lifetime Achievement Award

On January 21, 2017 Region 5 and the Houston Section recognized one of its own with a Lifetime Achievement Award. For those who don’t know Ross Anderson his bio is below, but he has been a strong and constant leader and supporter of IEEE. “It was an opportunity for the close friends and fellow colleagues… Read more