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

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

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 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

IEEE HOU Sec: Young Professionals (YP) December 2017 Update

        Merry Christmas everyone! Young Professionals Updates:  The YP Whole Person Development event held in November was a success. Attendees indulged in excellent brews and came to plenty of conclusions regarding confidence, vulnerability, leading, and (most importantly) how to balance the three in the workplace to achieve professional success. YP is on… 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

Congratulations to our 2017 Corporate Partners

Congratulations to the 2017 IEEE Houston Section Corporate partners that have supported the section Societies and Communities in a number of volunteer and community outreach activities. Aramco Services Company CenterPoint Energy Jacobs Engineering Join us Thursday, December 7, 2017 as we say “Thank You” and celebrate.  Our key note speaker will be Sandra L. “Candy” Robinson. … 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

2017 IEEE Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT)

Call for participation: 2017 IEEE Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT) The MGA Training Committee is pleased to announce the launch of the Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT) for this year. The program enters its fourth successful year of implementation with >120 graduates representing all IEEE geographic Regions. VoLT is targeted to volunteers who have a… Read more