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IEEE Day 2015

IEEE Day 2015 was a great success!  IEEE Day encourages members and volunteers in technical communities around the world to embrace the theme “Leveraging Technology for a Better Tomorrow,” and to participate in activities related … Continue reading IEEE Day 2015

A Message from Vincenzo Piuri, 2015 Technical Activities Vice President (September)

Dear Colleagues: In the second quarter of this year, IEEE Technical Activities continued to focus attention and efforts on nurturing our technical communities, their evolving needs, the underserved segments, and the emerging and interdisciplinary areas. … Continue reading A Message from Vincenzo Piuri, 2015 Technical Activities Vice President (September)

From Vision to Reality: IEEE’s New Entrepreneurship Opportunities

For decades, IEEE members have been at the forefront of turning their ideas into successful businesses. No matter the technical discipline involved, members are constantly looking to pioneer new solutions through development of services and … Continue reading From Vision to Reality: IEEE’s New Entrepreneurship Opportunities

Building a Better Tomorrow With IoT

According to Yen-Kuang (YK) Chen, “Internet of Things” may as well be called “Internet of Everything,” or, rather, “Internet of Everyone.” Chen, who is IEEE Fellow, Principal Engineer, Intel Corporation, and Associate Director, Intel-NTU Connected … Continue reading Building a Better Tomorrow With IoT

Use IEEE Collabratec™ to network and collaborate with technology professionals

Developed with the needs of your technical community in mind, IEEE Collabratec can help take your career to the next level by providing networking and collaboration opportunities. Share your expertise, collaborate in real time, and … Continue reading Use IEEE Collabratec™ to network and collaborate with technology professionals

Honey, We Shrunk Almost Everything: The Scaling Challenge of Passive Components

by Pradeep Shenoy Energy conversion and storage components are notoriously large. The size of power supplies, battery chargers, battery packs, etc. are marginally smaller than what they were ten or twenty years ago. Why? Last … Continue reading Honey, We Shrunk Almost Everything: The Scaling Challenge of Passive Components

A Message from Vincenzo Piuri, 2015 Technical Activities Vice President (May)

Dear colleagues: In the first quarter of this year, IEEE Technical Activities continued its efforts to address the evolving needs of our technical communities, focusing on the global technical communities as well as their local … Continue reading A Message from Vincenzo Piuri, 2015 Technical Activities Vice President (May)

Cybersecurity Now!

These days, the term “cybersecurity” has become almost a certain kind of buzzword. Scouring through internet blogs, popular magazines, and respected news outlets, the term has become omnipresent, inescapable, representing the countless privacy and security … Continue reading Cybersecurity Now!

Monique Morrow: A Call to Action on Cybersecurity

The field of cybersecurity is becoming increasingly diversified. As portable technology becomes more accessible, it extends to many different sectors: new advances apply not only to how quickly we can access email and from which … Continue reading Monique Morrow: A Call to Action on Cybersecurity

A False Sense of Privacy: Online Photo Sharing Concerns

The ability to share photos and experiences instantly via social media platforms has undoubtedly bridged the lives of users around the world, allowing them to stay connected despite distance and other barriers. Social media users … Continue reading A False Sense of Privacy: Online Photo Sharing Concerns

A Message from Vincenzo Piuri, 2015 Technical Activities Vice President (February)

Dear colleagues: This year, IEEE Technical Activities will take a strategic approach to satisfying the current and evolving needs of our technical communities. We will focus on the needs of our chapters, which link us locally to … Continue reading A Message from Vincenzo Piuri, 2015 Technical Activities Vice President (February)