University of Houston IEEE Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) Epsilon Epsilon Chapter 2020 Induction

On Saturday, April  25, 2020 the University of Houston (UH) HKN Epsilon Epsilon Chapter held its 2020 induction ceremony via ZOOM web conference and facilitated by Hannah Schroeder,  IEEE UH HKN Student Branch President. It has been a long road in trying to get the Epsilon Epsilon chapter reinstated after a few years’ hiatus. The induction… Read more

CenterPoint Energy Foundation awards Volunteer Grant to the IEEE Houston Section

      The IEEE Houston Section would like to thank our Membership Development Chair Jerry Harness and the  CenterPoint Energy Foundation for the $500.00 Volunteer Grant recently made to the section.  Jerry works as an electric transmission planning engineer at CenterPoint Energy in Houston, TX.  The CenterPoint Energy Foundation is the charitable foundation of… Read more

Houston Section at Science Engineering Fair Houston (SEFH) 2020

IEEE Houston Section SEFH Place Awards Judges Junior Division (from Left to Right) – Vincent Palughi, Roy Chan, and Ernest Njouondo. The 61st annual Science Engineering Fair of Houston (SEFH) was held Saturday February 15th, 2020, in the George R Brown Convention Center.  This year’s SEFH represented 150 Texas middle and high schools, had 815… Read more

TryEngineering Interview “Ask An Engineer”: Christopher Sanderson

As part of IEEE TryEngineering program in partnership with Cricket Media. Our very own Christopher Sanderson, R5 South Area Chair and Houston Section Chair was interviewed recently. This was a continuation of a program that he participated in previously Engineers Make the World Better. TryEngineering Together is a unique eMentorship platform giving companies a resource… Read more

Houston Section Executive Committee Officers for 2020

IEEE Houston Section: r5.ieee.org/Houston Twitter: www.Twitter.com/IEEEHouston Facebook: www.facebook.com/IEEEHouston  LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/groups/4998372     IEEE Houston Section Elects Executive Committee Officers for 2020   Houston, Texas – December 11, 2019 – – The Houston Section of IEEE, the world’s largest technical professional organization advancing technology for humanity, recently elected its executive committee officers for 2020. Each officer will serve a 2-year term…. Read more

2019 Recognition Silver Recruitment Award is Presented to Houston Section

Dear IEEE Houston Section EXCOM, I am pleased to recognize the Houston Section for meeting its recruitment goal for the 2019 membership year. Congratulations! The membership development goals were developed based on your Section’s four year performance. You are to be commended for continuing to grow IEEE membership in the Houston Section. In recognition of this… Read more

IEEE HOU Sec: IEEE DAY 2019 Celebration

Celebrating the first time in history when engineers worldwide and IEEE members gathered to share their technical ideas in 1884. IEEE Day’s theme is: “Leveraging Technology for a Better Tomorrow”. … The celebration of IEEE Day on Tuesday, 29 October 2019 is the 10th year celebrating this historic event! This year the IEEE Houston Section will be participating with a… Read more

IEEE Houston Section Seminar: Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO) Tech Trends

On Thursday, September 26, 2019 the IEEE Houston Section will be hosting a seminar with special guest Chris Macha of Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO). EPO is one of the largest local electronics supply stores in the Metro Houston area, they are the go to resource to those working in electronics, electro-mechanical, and much more. Owners… Read more

Press Release: Calling Area IEEE MOVE Volunteers

IEEE MOVE has been called out in response to Tropical Storm Barry. The Red Cross is working with partners to mobilize trained volunteers, shelters, relief supplies, vehicles and other equipment to help people along the Gulf Coast. As the storm passes, the Red Cross is preparing to provide shelter for thousands of people until they… Read more

Call for Participation – 2019 VoLT Track 1

Call for Participation – 2019 VoLT Track 1 Call for participation: 2019 IEEE Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT) – The MGA Training Committee is pleased to announce the launch of the 2019 Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT). The program continues this year after graduating over 250 graduates to date. VoLT graduates represent all IEEE Regions… Read more