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IEEE Region 2 Student Activities Conference 2019

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

IEEE CONFERENCE RECORD NUMBER 45483

(https://conferences.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/conferencedetails/45483)

Call For Papers_2019 PDF Download

Dear Esteemed Colleagues;

The 2019 IEEE Region 2 Student Activities Conference will be held in the beautiful city of

Morgantown in the Mountain State of West Virginia, between April 5-7, 2019. SAC19 is

sponsored by West Virginia University, the IEEE Pittsburgh Section, and IEEE Region 2.

SAC19 will consist of student competitions, lectures from industry representatives focusing

on recent trends, and poster sessions portraying student research in Region 2. This year,

SAC19 is offering IEEE student members and Graduate student members the opportunity to

participate in an IEEE conference and have their quality work published by IEEE

Student papers are solicited in; but not limited to the following topics:

> Photonics; Optical Devices

> Mathematical and Computational Methods in EM

> Biological Effects and Medical Applications of RF and Microwaves

> Antennas and Propagation

> Wireless Communications (5G and Beyond)

> Internet of Things

> Wireless Power Transfer and Energy Harvesting

> Simulation and Characterization Techniques

> Additional, unique senior projects

Submissions: Submissions must be of original contributions and should not have been

presented or published anywhere. Authors of the accepted papers must guarantee that at

least one of the authors will attend the conference and present the paper. Paper should not

exceed 6 pages following the IEEE format.

https://ieeeauthorcenter.ieee.org/create-your-ieee-article/

Conference papers will be submitted to IEEE Xplore (EI Compdex and SCOPUS indexed).

Important Dates:

Last date for receiving full paper December 28, 2018

E-mail notification of paper acceptance January 4, 2019

Last date for receiving camera-ready paper with modifications February 1, 2019

TryEngineering

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Do you know a 12 through 17-year-old who has dreams of becoming an engineer? Do they simply want to check out something new? Now’s the time to offer them a chance to TryEngineering.

At IEEE’s first-ever Try Engineering Summer Camp, a unique two-week experience, students will learn how to think like engineers while building critical analytical, communication and collaboration skills, all while getting a taste of college life, exploring potential career paths, meeting new friends and having FUN!

There are two 2-week sessions available at three prestigious campuses around the United States. Get all the details, including location, dates, tuition and more. Register online today!

Give the teens you know an opportunity to stand out on college applications while experiencing the fun and excitement of engineering. Space is limited, so register now!

2018 Student Activities Conference

Friday, March 9th, 2018

2018 IEEE REGION 2 STUDENT ACTIVITES CONFERENCE
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA
APRIL 6TH-7TH, 2018

For more information, visit: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/160683 and sac18.pittieee.org

SAVE THE DATE! Region 2 Leaders Winter Meeting 2018

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

R2 Section Leaders and Committee please take note:

The 2018 Winter Meeting will take place February 24-25 in Bethlehem, PA.  Invites and registration information will be sent soon so please mark your calendars.  We hope to see you there!

Emilio Salgueiro, R2 Secretary

SAVE THE DATE! Region 2 Leaders Spring Meeting

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

R2 Section Leaders and Committee please take note:

The 2017 Spring Meeting will take place April 22-23 in Wilmington, DE.  Invites and registration information will be sent soon so please mark your calendars.  We hope to see you there!

Felicia Harlow, R2 Secretary

IEEE WIE Summit USA East Early Registration Deadline Extended!

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

GREAT NEWS!

The WIE Summit USA East early registration deadline has been extended to October 7, 2015.  See the updated flyer and register today!

2015 IEEE WIE Summit USA East in Philadelphia

Sunday, September 6th, 2015

WIE USA East announcementWe are excited to bring you updates on the 1st IEEE Women In Engineering (WIE) Summit USA East (Nov 6-8, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA) ,which will focus on developing and improving leadership skills for individuals at all stages of their careers.  Attendees will have the opportunity to hear inspirational and empowering talks presented by successful leaders from the IEEE-USA North-East region. Emerging technologies will also be demonstrated, engaging attendees to facilitate discussion and potential advancement of STEM outreach ideas.

Registration is now open and submissions for speakers, papers, partnerships and career fair table registrations are being accepted.

Call for Participation Topics for papers and presentations:

  • Mentoring the next generation of female leaders
  •  Strategies for increasing equity in power and decision making
  •  Women as leaders in education, industry, and government
  •  Development: communication skills in written and spoken word, effective dialog
  •  Cross-cultural aspects of leadership
  •  What it takes to be a great leader – qualities that all successful leaders share
  •  Shaping the future by female leaders
  •  Training vs inherent skills: can leadership be learned?
  •  Work-Life balance: family systems traditions and changes
  •  Leadership development for women: overcoming stereotypes
  •  The design, implementation, and evaluation of leadership from a structural perspective
  •  Helping girls and young women become leaders – motivating to empower, empowering to motivate
  •  Exploring the attrition gap – why do women leave the engineering field and what can be done to prevent it.

Key Dates

Paper submission deadline for papers 9/09/2015
Decision notification date 9/16/2015
Final Paper Announcement 10/07/2015
Early Registration deadline 9/30/2015

We hope that you will join us and share the attached flyer with your colleagues. Please visit our website for more info: http://sites.ieee.org/wie-summit-usa-east/

Sincerely,

Kate Duncan, Chair
IEEE WIE Summit USA East
kduncan@ieee.org

 

Vicky Drury, Co-Chair
IEEE WIE Summit USA East
vickydrury.IEEE@gmail.com