IEEE Day Celebrations Held in Vancouver

As IEEE Day arrived in early October, IEEE members celebrated around the globe. Members and friends of the Vancouver Section gathered at the Creekside Community Centre on October 1 for our own unique local celebration. The event featured presentations from IEEE Canada President Maike Luiken (over webinar), former IEEE Signal Processing Society President Dr. Rabab… Read more

Young Professionals Affinity Group Holds Successful Leadership Summit in Seattle

In July, attendees and speakers from British Columbia and six US states met in Seattle for the 2019 IEEE YP Pacific Northwest Leadership (PNW) Summit! The IEEE Vancouver Section and IEEE Vancouver Young Professionals were proud sponsors of the PNW Summit, which has been held annually since 2017. This year featured speakers and attendees with… Read more

5G Bootcamp – Sept 26th at UBC

IEEE Vancouver is a sponsor of: 5G Boot Camp September 26, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. The University of BC 2322 Main Mall Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4 Building/Room: Kaiser 2020/2030 Lunch will be provided What this event is about: 5G New Radio (NR) is a fast-evolving standard designed to cover a broad set of… Read more

IEMCON 2019

Registration for IEMCON 2019 is now open! IEMCON is a three-day conference from October 17-19 that brings together scholars and professionals in the fields of Information Technology, Electronics, and Mobile Communications. IEMCON 2019 is sponsored by the IEEE Vancouver Section. The conference schedule includes: Corporate and research keynote presentations Panel discussions Breakout sessions Industry exhibitions… Read more

Robert Rohling named IEEE Fellow

  IEEE Vancouver Section congratulates UBC Professor and long time IEEE EMBS Chapter chair, Dr. Robert Rohling on his elevation to the Grade of IEEE Fellow.    Dr. Rohling’s citation reads: “for contributions to ultrasound for medical diagnosis and intervention”.   The Grade of IEEE Fellow is an honour and special distinction reserved for select… Read more

AGM 2019 – IEEE Vancouver Student Scholarship recipients announced

On Saturday March 30th at the Annual General Meeting and Gala, the Vancouver Section named and honored the recipients of several Vancouver Section Student Scholarships. The Vancouver Section Student Scholarships are named in honour of outstanding Vancouver Section members. The scholarship funds accounts are administered on behalf of the Vancouver Section by the IEEE Canadian… Read more

AGM 2019 – Section Award recipients announced

  On Saturday March 30th at the Annual General Meeting and Gala, the Vancouver Section named and honored the recipients of several Vancouver Section awards. The awards recognize outstanding performance or contributions during the 2018 year. The Vancouver Section congratulates the following recipients of Vancouver Section awards: Outstanding Small Technical Chapter (tie) – Power Electronics… Read more