IEEE Philadelphia Section

Call for Nominations

Maintaining a vital and active section is a very important part of what makes the Philadelphia Section successful, with a history dating back to 1903.

The IEEE Philadelphia Section Nominating Committee is asking for your help in identifying Philadelphia Section members who may be interested in, and well-qualified for, serving in the following Philadelphia Section board positions: Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.  Descriptions of each position are summarized below. Self-nominations are acceptable.

To nominate candidates, please send an email, by May 18, 2018 to sec.philadelphia@ieee.org, that includes the title of the position for which you are nominating, along with the following information:

  • Nominee name
  • Mailing address
  • Telephone
  • Email
  • Reason for nomination
  • Biographical Sketch

Your nomination must be received by May 18, 2018.

Sincerely,

Harold Ammond
2018 IEEE Philadelphia Section Nominating Committee
IEEE Philadelphia Section Executive Board Positions:

Position Description

CHAIR: The Section Chair shall serve as Chair for all meetings of the Section, the Section Administrative Committee, and Section Committees.

VICE-CHAIR: The Section Vice Chair shall assist the Chair in the coordination of all Section activities. At the request of the Section Chair or in the absence of the Section Chair, the Section Vice Chair shall chair meetings of the Section, Section Committees and Section Administrative Committee.

SECRETARY:  The duties of the Section Secretary shall include correspondence, the keeping of the minutes of the Committee meetings, mailing notices, and submission of meeting and officer reports to the Member and Geographic Activities Department at the end of each year and such other duties as are assigned to him/her by the Chair.

TREASURER: The duties of the Section Treasurer shall include the development of a Section budget for approval by the Section, accounting of all Section funds, keeping descriptive financial records, and submitting the Financial Operations Report of the Section to the IEEE Staff Director, Financial Services.

For detailed descriptions of IEEE positions, expected duties, and operating procedures, please  refer to the MGA Operations Manual.