IEEE Day – Student Photo contest!

   IEEE Day is taking place this year on October 6, 2020 and the IEEE Vancouver Section would like to invite our IEEE Student members to participate in our IEEE Day 2020 Student Member Facebook Photo Contest! Participating is easy! Just follow the steps below for a chance to win one of three $20 gift cards: 1)… Read more

AGM rescheduled for June 15th (online)

    The Vancouver Section announces the re-scheduled date of its Annual General Meeting. The Vancouver Section AGM 2020 will be held on:     Mon June 15th, 2020     19:00 – 21:00 This year’s AGM has been rescheduled from the original AGM date of March 28, 2020, due to circumstances related to the current COVID-19 pandemic… Read more

Vancouver Section Scholarship Winners Announced!

  The Vancouver Section announces the winners of the Vancouver Section Scholarships for 2020.   John Deane Scholarship Award Amine Doulfikar BCIT $2,000 Hector J. MacLeod Scholarship Award Iain B. Kay UFV $1,000 Thurb Cushing Scholarship Award Ramy ElMallah SFU $1,000   The scholarships announcement and awards presentation normally take place during the Section’s Annual… Read more

AGM & Gala Postponed

  The Vancouver Section today announced the postponement of the AGM & Gala, originally scheduled for March 28th.   Dear Members and Friends of the Vancouver Section: The recent events around the global spreading of the coronavirus have forced us to postpone our Annual AGM & Gala event.  Local regulations in the lower mainland now… Read more

AGM & Gala – Keynote Speaker Announced

  The Vancouver Section is pleased to announce that Mr. Derek Manky of Fortinet has agreed to deliver the keynote speech at the Section’s AGM & Gala 2020, to be held on March 28th. Mr. Manky serves as Fortinet‘s Chief of Security Insights and Global Threat Alliances. Mr. Manky will deliver the keynote presentation on… Read more

AGM & Gala – Sponsors Announced

  IEEE Vancouver Section is pleased to announce the following Sponsors for our upcoming AGM & Gala: Tourism Vancouver BCIT University Of the Fraser Valley Kwantlen Polytechnic University   The Vancouver Section gratefully acknowledges the support of these sponsors – without their support the AGM & Gala could not be the high quality event enjoyed… Read more

Marine Systems Initiative – Industry Workshop March 4th

The IEEE Vancouver Section Joint Aerospace Chapter and UBC Marine Systems Initiative are co-sponsors of: Future Ship: UBC Marine Systems Initiative Industry Workshop March 4, 2020 After the success of the Inaugural UBC Marine Systems Initiative Industry Workshop featuring over 120 attendees and presentations from the Royal Canadian Navy, industry innovators and academia, we are… Read more

Vancouver Section Scholarships – Apply Soon!

The IEEE Vancouver Section is now accepting applications for the 2020 IEEE Vancouver Section Scholarships. The deadline for applications is March 6, 2020. This year, three scholarships are available – two $1000 scholarships and one $2000 scholarship. Applications will be reviewed by the IEEE Vancouver Section Scholarships Committee who will determine this year’s recipients. Successful… Read more