R5 Conference Recap: Business Meeting

At the beginning of April, several Houston Section and local Student Branch representatives attended the Region 5 Business Meeting.  These representatives witnessed/participated in various student competitions, including an ethics competition and a circuit design competition, and attended IEEE-enrichment trainings hosted by regional and national leadership. Students from the University of Houston, University of Houston Downtown,… Read more

How Three Universities Are Keeping Up With Changes in Engineering

This article originally published by IEEE Spectrum Magazine on April 12, 1019. The IEEE HOU Sec. take no additional rights or privileges to the article and is  sharing for educational purposes only.  How Three Universities Are Keeping Up With Changes in Engineering Deans at City College of New York, Columbia, and NYU share what they… Read more

IEEE Texas Southern University “What Are Standards?”

On Wednesday, March 6, 2019 the IEEE Houston Section facilitate a What Are Standards? seminar at Texas Southern University.  Christopher Sanderson, IEEE Houston Section Vice-Chair and IEEE Region 5 South Chair facilitated the seminar to over 35 student attendees many of which are not IEEE members. Many were surprise to learn about the history of… Read more

Prairie View A&M University Annual IEEE AI Workshop Conference

On Friday, March 22, 2019 IEEE Prairie View A&M University and IEEE University of Houston Student Branches partner to host an IEEE Workshop Conference centered around the revolution of Artificial Intelligence. The workshop conference was established to help students understand more about these emerging technologies and the growing field of opportunities available in computer science,… Read more

Houston Section Life Members Group

On Friday, January 25, 2019 the Houston Section Life Members Group (LMG) met for the first time with an overflow of attendees. We’re still unsure if it was because of this inaugural meeting presided by Dr. Cajetan M. Akujuobi, P.E. LMG HOU Sec. Chair or the Distinguish keynote speaker Mr. Joe Redfield, P.E., of Redfield Consulting… Read more

IEEE R5 EXCOM Reception Sponsored by HOU Sec.

On Friday, January 25, 2019 the IEEE Houston Section welcomed the Region 5  EXCOM team to Houston, TX. Houston is home to the Houston Texans, Rockets, Astros, Dynamo and IEEE Houston Section and we were honoured to host the Region 5 EXCOM with a networking reception. The reception was intended to give Houston Section members,… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec. Nanotechnology Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Jin-Woo Kim

On April 6, 2018, Dr. Jin-Woo Kim gave a presentation titled Programmable Molecular/Nanoscale Building Blocks and Development Strategies for Real-Time, In Vivo Molecular/Nano Sensing Platform to the IEEE Nanotechnology distinguished lecture held at University of Houston.   Jin-Woo Kim is a Director of Bio/Nano Technology Group and a Professor of Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Nanoscience &… Read more

Special Note of Appreciation for Volunteer Efforts: Dr. Sarhan M. Musa

IEEE HOU Section would like to appreciate an active participation, initiatives and volunteer efforts of Dr. Sarhan M. Musa in IEEE R5 Meeting held in between April 6th and 8th, 2018 at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin, TX. Dr. Musa helped in setting up the computers for students to work on… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec. Keynote Speaker: Michele Tesciuba

IEEE HOU Sec. April 2018 Keynote Speaker: Michele Tesciuba The  Women in Engineering of IEEE Houston Section cordially invites its members, future members, and guests to attend our April meeting on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Time: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM Location: 5430 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056 Navigating Office Politics: What do you think of when you hear the words… Read more

IEEE Guest Speaker: Erin Urban “Developing an Environment of Innovation”

<?php echo do_shortcode(”); ?> On Thursday, March 22, 2018 we had the opportunity to listen and gain some words of wisdom from Erin Urban of UPPSolutions. Erin is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, and a Certified Professional & Leadership Development Coach with almost a decade in mentoring and coaching successful professional transformations. She shared… Read more