IEEE, the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, is proud to announce that two IEEE Life Fellows, Dr. Arthur Ashkin and Dr. Gérard Mourou, and Dr. Donna Strickland, were awarded the prestigious 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics by The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. All honorees have been dedicated contributors… Read more
The auditor approved FY 2017 Annual Accounts (Auditors Report, Balance and Result reports) are now availble online in time for the AGM.
It is our pleasure to invite all our IEEE Sweden Section members to an exciting IEEE evening on Wednesday, 14 March, 2018 – either via web or physically in Stockholm. Feel free to invite and bring a friend. The evening is divided into two parts: · The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the IEEE Sweden Section… Read more
SER (Svenska Elektro- & Dataingenjörers Riksförening) is hosting a seminar on 17 Oct 2017 at KTH in Stockholm, and has kindly invited IEEE Sweden members to participate! The hot topic is ‘Internet of Things – Connected Vehicles’, with researchers from Ericsson, Scania and Northstream as speakers. Please visit and register on the following web site: http://www.ser.se/iot-seminarium-2017/ Please… Read more
It was worth waiting for. Probably the best Chapter Chair Workshop in the World.
Some highlights in Newsletter 2017-03 A lot of IEEE activities during this summer and autumn – great efforts were done by our voluntears across Sweden, creating a warm atmosphere, in spite of the colder than usual summer in Sweden Articles from IEEE global Sections Congress and the Region 8 Committee Meeting. IEEE Sweden was well… Read more
IEEE Sweden WIE Chairperson Nasim Farahini has been selected as the Recipient of the very prestigious MGA Achievement Award 2016: For her outstanding contributions in promoting student activities, and for establishing and reinforcing the network of women engineers in the IEEE Sweden Section. Read more about the awards here.
May 15th, 2017 is a proud and a special day. The very first IEEE milestone in Sweden was dedicated at a ceremony at the HVDC (High Voltage Direct Current) station at Ygne, Gotland, Sweden “The Gotland HVDC Link was the world’s first commercial HVDC transmission link using the first submarine HVDC cable. It connected the… Read more
The Section started an IEEE Senior Elevation campaign at the end of 2015. During 2016 we have arranged successful elevation meetings in Stockholm, Linköping and Lund. We intend to continue the process in 2017, to arrange Senior elevation meetings in Göteborg (Chalmers), Uppsala, Västerås and in the Northern parts of Sweden. More info on… Read more
As some of you know, the key initiator of the IEEE Sweden Section and the first Chair was the IEEE Fellow Torkel Wallmark (1919 – 2007), Professor in solid state physical electronics at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg. The first Student Branch in Sweden was at Chalmers in 1966. (For more details, please… Read more