A Message from Marina Ruggieri, 2017 Technical Activities Vice President (Sept)

Dear Colleagues, In the second quarter of the year,  the four ad hoc committees created to focus on TAB’s “New Challenging Topics,” namely: IEEE at the North and South Poles (Chair: Adriano Camps, GRS) IEEE … Continue reading A Message from Marina Ruggieri, 2017 Technical Activities Vice President (Sept)

Cyborg Rats and Monkey Mind Control

Cyborg intelligence relies on the meld of biology and silicon-based computing. It has the potential of enhancing our cognition, enhancing our perception, and enhancing our ability to actuate our thoughts. And … it isn’t just … Continue reading Cyborg Rats and Monkey Mind Control

Diversity, Adversity, and Innovation

Diversity drives innovation in engineering and in all facets of life. Spotlight spoke with Rabab Ward, IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS) President, about the adversity she has witnessed and how these experiences have influenced the … Continue reading Diversity, Adversity, and Innovation

Anastasia Georgouli: What Entrepreneurs Want

Those who are introduced to the IEEE as students often develop life-long relationships with the organization, finding ways to contribute to the IEEE as it enriches their lives and careers. Anastasia Georgouli is no exception. … Continue reading Anastasia Georgouli: What Entrepreneurs Want

Did You Know? (Sept)

  There are proposed changes to the IEEE Code of Ethics. Members can comment on the changes on or before 30 October. IEEE Future Directions maintains a daily blog discussing insights and observations on emerging … Continue reading Did You Know? (Sept)

A Message from Marina Ruggieri, 2017 Technical Activities Vice President (May)

Dear Colleagues, In the first four months of the year,  the four Ad hoc Committees created to focus on the New challenging Topics, namely IEEE at the North and South Poles (Chair: Adriano Camps, GRS) … Continue reading A Message from Marina Ruggieri, 2017 Technical Activities Vice President (May)

Re-engineering Technology for Lesser Served Communities in SIGHT

Advancing Technology for Humanity. “IEEE’s tagline means completeness. The idea is that advancement of technology should be inclusive – benefiting all and not only a few,” says Kartik Kulkarni, former chair of the IEEE Special … Continue reading Re-engineering Technology for Lesser Served Communities in SIGHT

In My Opinion: Hit the Brakes – We’re Not Ready for Autonomous Vehicles

Imagine as you drive down the road, you glance over to the driver next to you, but there is no driver. As confusion and panic start to overtake you, you realize there are cameras and … Continue reading In My Opinion: Hit the Brakes – We’re Not Ready for Autonomous Vehicles

Did You Know? (May)

The 2017 IEEE Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference will be held in San Jose, CA on 22-23 May. Learn, share and grow with incredible tracks: Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Empowerment, Disruptive Technology, and Executive Leadership. Keynotes … Continue reading Did You Know? (May)