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Did You Know? (May)

Are you in the loop? In this section, we highlight upcoming technical activities, hot topics, and other recent happenings that are of interest to the IEEE community.   The IEEE Entrepreneurship Exchange Community on IEEE … Continue reading Did You Know? (May)

A Place for Entrepreneurs to Connect – in IEEE Collabratec™

Entrepreneurship is hot again. While, several years ago, startup activity was at a decline, according to the 2015 Kauffman Index, the downward trend reversed last year, as more entrepreneurs launched their own businesses in what … Continue reading A Place for Entrepreneurs to Connect – in IEEE Collabratec™

Ethics and Engineering: A Matter of Trust

In the December 2015 issue of IEEE Technology and Society Magazine (IEEE T&S), 2015-2016 Society on Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) President Greg Adamson discusses Improving Our ‘Engineering-Crazed’ Image. Adamson opens his message with a mention of the … Continue reading Ethics and Engineering: A Matter of Trust

Sen-ching Samson Cheung: Integrating Media into Autism Intervention

IEEE Senior Member Sen-ching Samson Cheung is enthusiastic about his long history with the IEEE. “My IEEE membership card says I have been a member for 26 years!” he exclaims. “At the time it was … Continue reading Sen-ching Samson Cheung: Integrating Media into Autism Intervention

A Message from José M.F. Moura, 2016 Technical Activities Vice President (March)

Members of IEEE Technical Activities are advancing many of the newest and most vibrant technologies of electrical, electronic and computer engineering. This year, we’ll be focusing on strategic discussion to ensure that IEEE’s Societies and … Continue reading A Message from José M.F. Moura, 2016 Technical Activities Vice President (March)

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

Dear Colleagues: In the last quarter of this year, IEEE Technical Activities continued to focus attention and efforts on nurturing our technical communities, widening our support to all segments of the community, and planning for … Continue reading A Message from Vincenzo Piuri, 2015 Technical Activities Vice President (December)

Paul Sajda: New IEEE Brain Initiative A No-Brainer

As massive global efforts across government, academia, and industry deepen their focus on developing neurotechnology, and as these technologies become mature enough to be considered for commercialization and standardization, IEEE’s new Brain Initiative has arrived … Continue reading Paul Sajda: New IEEE Brain Initiative A No-Brainer

On CyberEthics and CyberPeace

With the September 2015 launch of IEEE Collabratec™  came many exciting new opportunities for technology practitioners to share their thoughts and ideas on wide array of different subjects. One of these newly created communities, the … Continue reading On CyberEthics and CyberPeace

Images Everywhere: The Future of Wearable Cameras

“I’m not in the business just to sell as many [cameras] as possible. I want to provide as much value as possible,” urges Narrative Clip creator Martin Kallstrom (interviewed by Marc Langheinrich and Nigel Davies) … Continue reading Images Everywhere: The Future of Wearable Cameras

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)