HOU Sec. Meet: Privacy Concerns and Evolving Technology

        Presenter: Dr. Ernst Leiss Dr. Ernst Leiss gave an enlightening, thought provoking, and well attended lecture for the February 21, 2019 Houston IEEE Section monthly meeting.   Ernst is the head of the Houston IEEE Computer Society.   The presentation topic was Privacy Concerns: The Clash Between Technological Capabilities and Societal Expectations.  Dr…. Read more

Eaton Scholarship Photo Booth – 2019 OTC Challenge

Calling on all IEEE Members Around the World Visiting OTC 2019 The 2019 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), the IEEE HOU Sec and Eaton collaborated for another opportunity to meet the IEEE HOU Sec Scholarship Challenge initiative. Last years OTC Signature Wall Challenge was such a success, we’ve been asked to partner up for OTC 2019 Scholarship Photo Booth. For… 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 2019 TryEngineering Summer Institute Program

At the TryEngineering Summer Institute summer engineering programs for high school students, you’ll explore various engineering fields, such as electrical, civil, mechanical, and aerospace. Meet working engineers and experience VIP tours of engineering companies and centers. Learn new skills and engage in hands-on projects that explore how engineers can solve real-world problems. In 2019, some… Read more

2019 Young Engineer of the Year Reception

This year’s Young Engineer of the Year reception will include Casino Night.  Enjoy heavy appetizers as you play a hand of Blackjack, Poker, or any of the other game options.  The reception will be wrapped up with the presentation of awards showcasing the 2019 Young Engineer of the Year (YEOY) winners from our local area… Read more

Sparking Innovation – PVAMU Student Entrepreneur Info Session

The IEEE Houston Section in partnership with the IEEE PVAMU Student Branch will be part of a session Sparking Innovation Students Entrepreneur Info Session. Kristen MacCartney’s, IEEE Senior University Partnership Program Manager, will be part of the discussion during her IEEE R5 South Area Texas tour. She will be visiting the following IEEE Student Branches… Read more

Workshop Are your Goals SMARTER?

On Saturday, January 12, 2019 the IEEE HOU Sec. Young Professionals sponsored a workshop SMARTER Goals. This has been a yearly sponsored workshop and has continued to gain popularity and help shape the attendees goals for the year and life. “There was no greater feeling than seeing returning IEEE members and guest at this SMARTER… 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