IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. It’s an association dedicated to advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity, is the world’s largest technical professional society. It is designed to serve professionals involved in all aspects of the electrical, electronic, and computing fields and related areas of science and technology that underlie modern civilization. By the early 21st century, IEEE served its members and their interests with 39 Societies, 130 journals, transactions, and magazines, more than 300 conferences annually; and 900 active standards. Below, you can find IEEE’s mission and vision statements.
IEEE’s core purpose is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.
IEEE will be essential to the global technical community and to technical professionals everywhere and be universally recognized for the contributions of technology and of technical professionals in improving global conditions.
- Expand and enable dynamic, nimble, flexible, and diverse communities to help individuals from around the world to share, collaborate, network, debate, and engage with one another.
- Provide technically vital forums for the discussion, development, and dissemination of authoritative knowledge related to traditional technologies, while focusing more of our resources towards serving the professionals working on emerging and disruptive technologies.
- Lead humanitarian efforts around the world to use technology to solve the world’s most challenging problems.
- Leverage IEEE’s technology-related insight to provide governments, NGOs, and other organizations, and the public with innovative and practical recommendations to address public policy issues.