Scholarship Opportunities for IEEE Vancouver Section Students

by Nicolaas Dreyer, Student Activities Chair The IEEE supports student initiatives through a variety of scholarship opportunities. In the Vancouver Section, student members are encouraged to apply for the annual Vancouver Section Scholarships that are announced in the weeks leading up to the Annual General Meeting (AGM). Each year, the Vancouver Section sets aside funds for… Read more

Take our 2018 AGM Survey

The 2018 IEEE Vancouver Section Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held on March 24th, 2018 and had a great turn out with over 120 people from industry and academia. If you have comments or feedback on the AGM, please take 5 minutes to fill out this short survey. Your feedback is extremely valuable and will… Read more

AGM Keynote Speaker Announced

IEEE Vancouver is delighted to announce that the Chief Executive Officer of D-Wave Systems, Vern Brownell, will be the keynote speaker for the upcoming 2018 Annual General Meeting on Saturday March 24th, at the Metrotown Hilton in Burnaby. To learn more about the IEEE Vancouver Section Annual General Meeting, visit the AGM page.

In Memoriam: Nick Keenan

The IEEE Vancouver Section is saddened to announce the passing of Nick Keenan, a most valued contributor and volunteer for the section. For over 20 years he has tirelessly and regularly published the Contact newsletter, first from Vancouver, and then remotely from Ottawa. His work in collecting the relevant information, along with organizing, laying out, and… Read more

$50,000 Contribution to Student Scholarship Fund

For the past several years IEEE Vancouver Section awarded $500 each towards three student scholarships  during its Annual General Meeting. The Section Executives decided to increase the three student scholarships from $500  to $1500 each to benefit the IEEE Vancouver students community. Accordingly, Section executives passed a resolution to increase the student scholarship corpus fund… Read more

Project Management Series – General Project Management Workshop

  IEEE Young Professionals, IEEE Women in Engineering, and the PMI Canadian West Coast Chapter are proud to present the Project Management Workshop Series! Join us for the first workshop of the series: Project Management Basics. TICKETS: Students/ IEEE Members – $20.00 General Admission – $30.00 SERIES BUNDLE: IEEE Members – $50 for all three… Read more