Section Meeting: Blockchain in 2019 and its potential impact on our world

Blockchain can do for business what the internet did for communication Every second of every day, businesses exchange value with suppliers, partners, customers, and others. By value, we mean goods, services, money, data and more. Each exchange of value is a transaction. Successful transactions need to be fast, precise and easily agreed on by parties… Read more

EATON – Third Annual Houston Technology Day

The following information is being shared as a courtesy to Eaton. No additional rights or privileges are taken.  You’re invited to a special two-day at the Eaton Experience Center in Houston, TX. We’re bringing back the training classes you love and introducing new technical content from industry experts. The event features: Over 15 training classes… Read more

2019 IEEE-HKN Awards – Call for Nominations

  IEEE Educational Activities Board (EAB) Awards recognize and honor major contributions to engineering and technical education. Nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 IEEE-HKN Awards The 2019 IEEE-HKN Nominations form is at IEEE-HKN Awards and Recognitions: Outstanding Chapter Award Alton B. Zerby and Carl T. Koerner Outstanding Student Award Outstanding Young Professional Award C. Holmes MacDonald Outstanding… Read more

72nd Annual Conference for Protective Relay Engineers

For 70 years the Annual Conference for Protective Relay Engineers has provided the best available information on protective relay applications and technology. With the changes that have occurred in the electric power industry, including increased concerns over reliability and a business emphasis on efficiency and cost savings, the relay conference is even more important. We are… Read more

Young Professionals – Boba Tea & Game Night

On Thursday, February 28, 2019, the IEEE Houston Section Young Professionals group hosted a game night and networking event. Rosario Diaz, Young Professionals chair for the Houston Section, shared with the group the upcoming activities for Young Professionals in the Greater Houston Area. YP Group Communication All YP members are invited to join the Whatsapp YP Group… Read more

Houston Section Life Members Group

On Friday, January 25, 2019 the Houston Section Life Members Group (LMG) met for the first time with an overflow of attendees. We’re still unsure if it was because of this inaugural meeting presided by Dr. Cajetan M. Akujuobi, P.E. LMG HOU Sec. Chair or the Distinguish keynote speaker Mr. Joe Redfield, P.E., of Redfield Consulting… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec. Nanotechnology Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Jin-Woo Kim

On April 6, 2018, Dr. Jin-Woo Kim gave a presentation titled Programmable Molecular/Nanoscale Building Blocks and Development Strategies for Real-Time, In Vivo Molecular/Nano Sensing Platform to the IEEE Nanotechnology distinguished lecture held at University of Houston.   Jin-Woo Kim is a Director of Bio/Nano Technology Group and a Professor of Biological Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Nanoscience &… Read more

IEEE Student Branch RICE University: IEEE Lunch & Learn

On February 16, 2018, RICE University IEEE Student Branch hosted a team of IEEE guest at their IEEE Lunch &  Learn. With over 40 Student Branch members in attendance, Kristen MacCartney, the IEEE Senior University Partnership Progam Manager; CB Sanderson, Region 5 South Area Chair and Houston Section Vice-Chair; and Andrew Gusev, Houston Section Student… Read more

Raised IEEE HOU Sec Societies for 2018

Congrats to the recently raised IEEE Houston Section Societies for 2018     The IEEE Communications Society promotes the advancement of science, technology and applications in communications and related disciplines. Lee Gaspard, Chair       IEEE Control Systems Society is an organizational unit of the IEEE. It was founded in 1954 and is dedicated… Read more

EMBS  Houston Chapter End-of-Year Science-Art Performance

  EMBS  Houston Chapter organizes a End-of-Year Science-Art Performance “Your Brain on Art “ Wearing skull caps equipped with sensors to measure brain activity ‘in action and in context’, musician Woody Witts, dancer Becky Valls and visual artist Dario Robleto played a variation of Exquisite Corpse, a collaborative, chance-based game made famous by the Surrealists in… Read more