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RMC Student branch wins student paper Competition

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
The RMC IEEE Student paper competition was held on 26 Mar 2014 in conjunction with the RMC ECE fourth year project presentations. There were a total of 14 excellent projects presented.  Prizes of $150, $90 and $60 were awarded to the first, second and third place project groups respectively.

From left to right: Jean-Francois Lizee, Pascal Laberge-Leblanc and Dr. McGaughey (Chair of IEEE Kingston Section)

RMC Student Paper Competition Winners
1st           Pascal Laberge-Leblanc and Jean-Francois Lizee, Main Électromécanique Contrôlée Par Signaux Électromyographies
2nd          Leverton and Mackey, Hardware based Symmetric Network Encryption
3rd          Albrecht and Machnee, DNS Covert Channel Detection Tool
Mr. Laberge-Leblanc and Mr. Lizee will represent RMC at the IEEE Regional Student Paper Competition on 1 April 2015 at the University of Ottawa.

2014 IEEE Kingston Section Annual Banquet

Saturday, May 10th, 2014

IEEE Kingston Section cordially invites

IEEE Members, Students, Staff and Well Wishers

to its 2014 IEEE Annual Banquet.

There will be an interesting talk by

Dr. Ted Hsu (MP for Kingston)

which will be followed by a sumptuous 3-course meal.

 Join us


May 20th  2014

at the

Delta Hotel  Conference Center

Delta Hotel (downtown Kingston).




For Tickets See:

  • At RMC:  Mr. Cenk Aytimur (
  • At Queen’s: Mr. Toritseju Okpotse ( for student tickets

Ticket Prices:

Members (and +1) Student members (25 tickets) Non-members
$45.00 $25.00 $50.00

For further details, please see the event poster

Nominations for 2014 IEEE Kingston Section Awards

Monday, March 31st, 2014

With great pleasure, the IEEE Kingston Section invites nominations for the following 2014 Section awards:

1.       IEEE Graduate Research Awards

2.       Outstanding Engineering Teaching Award

3.       Outstanding Volunteer Award

Applications should be sent by email to Dr. Osman at


Kingston Section Member is IEEE Canada RA Fessenden Silver Medal Recipient!

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

It is our pleasure and honour to announce that one of the members of the IEEE Kingston Section, Dr. Yahia Antar, is the 2014 recipient of the IEEE Canada RA Fessenden Silver Medal. Established in 2000, the RA Fessenden Silver Medal is awarded to outstanding Canadian engineers recognized for their important contributions to the field of telecommunications engineering.

Congratulations Dr. Antar!