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

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

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

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

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

15 Benefits of Joining an IEEE Society

Originally posted on October 6, 2017, updated on October 11, 2017 by mnicholls IEEE Houston Section is re-sharing this article and takes no additional rights, privileges, and has not made any additional modifications to the original article. IEEE Society Membership We all get caught up in day-to-day activities where we work, but it’s important to network and expand… 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

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 Region 5 Annual Business Meeting

Welcome to the 2018 Region 5 Annual Business Meeting held in Austin, TX.  Each year, Region 5 holds an annual meeting to conduct region business such as approving the Executive Committee roster, vote on the annual budget, and other required business.  All 26 sections in the region are invited to send a voting representative and… Read more