Professional Activities Committee (PACE)

Professional Activities

 

Duties

  • The Professional Activities Committee (PACE) shall prepare and execute a regional PACE program.
  • The Regional PACE Committee shall coordinate the programs of Area, Council, Section, Subsection and Student Branch PACE Committees. The Regional PACE Committee shall provide an information exchange with the IEEE-USA PACE Committees at all levels.

Chair

The Chair of the Region 1 PACE Committee, appointed in accordance with Section 7.3.1.2 of these Bylaws, shall serve as the Regional PACE Coordinator, and the Region 1 Representative on the IEEE-USA PACE Committee.

Committee Members

The Region 1 PACE Committee membership shall include a Vice Chair and a PACE Coordinator for each Area of the Region. The PACE Chair of the Sections and Councils of the Region shall be ex-officio members of the PACE Committee.

Responsibilities

  • Enhance the professional development of IEEE Members in Region I. This is accomplished by developing and fostering, within the framework of the Sections, an awareness of the programs available from IEEE-USA, ensuring the viability of the programs through disbursement of program funds and mentoring of Section Leadership, and communicating back to IEEE-USA leadership which programs are effective and which do not seem to meet our Member’s needs.
  • Serve as a voting Member of the Region I Board of Governors and Executive Committee. In this role, support all activities of the Region and represent the Region Membership in voting matters.
  • Allocate IEEE-USA funds available for PACE Programs, MPACs, and attendance by PACE Section Representatives at the IEEE-USA Leadership Conference. Ensure that all Sections have an opportunity to participate and that the criteria for participation are understood.
  • Oversee the following direct reports:

a. Regional Employment & Career Activities Coordinator

b. Government Activities Coordinator

c. Educational Activities Coordinator

d. IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Chair

  • Formally report on all activities at Regional Meetings.
  • Maintain communication and support with the various Chairs, ensure adequate funding is available for their programs, and make recommendations to the Regional Director for filling vacancies and succession planning.
  • As a member of the IEEE-USA PACE Committee, actively participate in the programs of that committee.

How appointed and term of office

The Regional Chapter Coordinator is appointed for a two year term by the incoming Director. The Coordinator shall take office on January 1st. Reappointment of the incumbent is permissible.

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Duties

  • The Professional Activities Committee (PACE) shall prepare and execute a regional PACE program.
  • The Regional PACE Committee shall coordinate the programs of Area, Council, Section, Subsection and Student Branch PACE Committees. The Regional PACE Committee shall provide an information exchange with the IEEE-USA PACE Committees at all levels.

Chair

The Chair of the Region 1 PACE Committee, appointed in accordance with Section 7.3.1.2 of these Bylaws, shall serve as the Regional PACE Coordinator, and the Region 1 Representative on the IEEE-USA PACE Committee.

Committee Members

The Region 1 PACE Committee membership shall include a Vice Chair and a PACE Coordinator for each Area of the Region. The PACE Chair of the Sections and Councils of the Region shall be ex-officio members of the PACE Committee.

+ Chair

Responsibilities

  • Enhance the professional development of IEEE Members in Region I. This is accomplished by developing and fostering, within the framework of the Sections, an awareness of the programs available from IEEE-USA, ensuring the viability of the programs through disbursement of program funds and mentoring of Section Leadership, and communicating back to IEEE-USA leadership which programs are effective and which do not seem to meet our Member’s needs.
  • Serve as a voting Member of the Region I Board of Governors and Executive Committee. In this role, support all activities of the Region and represent the Region Membership in voting matters.
  • Allocate IEEE-USA funds available for PACE Programs, MPACs, and attendance by PACE Section Representatives at the IEEE-USA Leadership Conference. Ensure that all Sections have an opportunity to participate and that the criteria for participation are understood.
  • Oversee the following direct reports:

a. Regional Employment & Career Activities Coordinator

b. Government Activities Coordinator

c. Educational Activities Coordinator

d. IEEE-USA Awards and Recognition Chair

  • Formally report on all activities at Regional Meetings.
  • Maintain communication and support with the various Chairs, ensure adequate funding is available for their programs, and make recommendations to the Regional Director for filling vacancies and succession planning.
  • As a member of the IEEE-USA PACE Committee, actively participate in the programs of that committee.

How appointed and term of office

The Regional Chapter Coordinator is appointed for a two year term by the incoming Director. The Coordinator shall take office on January 1st. Reappointment of the incumbent is permissible.

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