Call for IEEE-USA Awards Nominations

IEEE-USA Awards – Submit Your Nominations Today! Every year, the prestigious IEEE-USA Awards recognize excellence in professionalism, technical achievement, and literary contributions to public awareness and understanding of the engineering profession in the United States. If you know someone deserving, nominate them today! The submission deadline is 15 September. Visit: https://ieeeusa.org/volunteers/awards-recognition/   Article by Vincent Palughi LinkedIn / Tweet… Read more

IEEE TESI Seminar: “What Are Standards?”

On Friday, July 26, 2019 IEEE TryEngineering Summer Institute South location at Texas A&M University hosted over 300 students from around the world. At the TryEngineering Summer Institute (TESI) program, 8th – 12th grade school students explored various engineering fields, such as Electronics, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace. The TESI program also facilitated an opportunity… Read more

IEEE TryEngineering Summer Institute TAMU

On Friday, July 26, 2019 IEEE TryEngineering Summer Institute South location at Texas A&M University hosted over 300 students from around the world. At the TryEngineering Summer Institute (TESI) program, 8th – 12th grade school students explored various engineering fields, such as Electronics, Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace. The TESI program also facilitated an opportunity… Read more

IEEE MOVE Truck Stops in Flowood on Return Trip from Hurricane Barry

IEEE nor the Houston Sections takes any additional rights to this article being shared.  Posted: Jul 16, 2019 / 04:49 PM UTC / Updated: Jul 16, 2019 / 04:50 PM UTC Local American Red Cross workers greeted at volunteer team from its National partnership with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. The IEEE MOVE Community Outreach Truck… 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

Webinar: IEEE 2019 Volunteer Leadership Training (VoLT) Program

Webinar information will be forwarded to all registered attendees.  The Center for Leadership Excellence (CLE) is designed to serve the multiple and diverse range of IEEE user communities. From volunteers, non-volunteers to students, members, and conference organizers, the site offers a simpler and effective learning experience. This webinar will give an overview of the program… Read more

IEEE VoLT Program 2018 Graduates

Recently the IEEE Houston Section celebrated another VoLT (Volunteer Leader Training) graduation celebration class with Jerry Harness and Chang Duan. Both, Jerry and Chang leveraged the the Center for Leadership Excellence  (CLE) to complete one of the tracks of the VoLT program. The CLE is designed to serve the multiple and diverse range of IEEE… Read more

Press Release: IEEE HOU Sec. Recognizing our 2018 IEEExTreme Volunteers

Press Release: On Thursday, April 25, 2019 the IEEE HOU Sec. will be recognizing its 2018 IEEExTreme 12.0 proctor volunteers. The IEEEXtreme is an annual hackathon and competitive programming challenge in which teams of IEEE Student members and supported by Volunteer Proctors who are IEEE member, compete in a 24-hour time span against each other to… Read more

The Run of Pi 2019 – Call for volunteers

Call for volunteers to the Run of Pi 2019 Date: Sat, February 16, 2019 Time: 8:00 – 11:00 AM Location: MacGregor Park, Calhoun Road, Houston, TX, USA [5225 Calhoun Rd Houston, TX 77021] The mission of the Engineers Week “Run of Pi” is to give back to the community by promoting healthy and engaging activity. Profits raised… Read more

15 Benefits of Joining an IEEE Society

Originally posted on October 6, 2017, updated on October 11, 2017 by mnicholls IEEE Houston Section is re-sharing this article and takes no additional rights, privileges, and has not made any additional modifications to the original article. IEEE Society Membership We all get caught up in day-to-day activities where we work, but it’s important to network and expand… Read more