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Region 2 Presentation

  1. 1. Region 2 Student Activities Li Bai Student Activities Chair Andrew Thompson Regional Student Representative IEEE SAC Meeting in Singapore 15 July 2009
  2. 2. Outreach Within the Region Appointed East and Central Representatives – Still Looking for North, South and  West North R2 RSR: West R2 RSR:         Central: Richard King East R2 RSR: Sudarshan Kandi South R2 RSR: Online meetings   Student Activities Conference Region Representatives
  3. 3. 2009 Student Activities Conference Youngstown State University Youngstown, Ohio, April 17­19, 2009 Back for SAC 2009 New for SAC 2009 Conference    ­ Brown Bag Hardware Design • Multiple Workshops • Gold Workshop    ­ Micromouse Competition • Leadership Workshop    ­ Paper Competition • Corporation Talks    ­ Project Showcase • Microsoft    ­ Ethics Competition    ­ Job Fair     ­ Branch Counselor Training Workshop Banquet Keynote Speech 
  4. 4. Current SAC Planning • Website Updates ­ http://www.eng.ysu.edu/~ieee/sac2009.html –  Setting up registration page   –  Adding documents detailing the rules for each of the competitions      –  Announcing the paper competition deadline as April 3rd , 2009 • GOLD morning session and judges – Working with Rachel Andre Krepps – Senior students and GOLD members can attend – Benefits of IEEE after graduation – Why you should stay with IEEE! – Goals • Increase Retention rate after graduation • Help increase GOLD member base and activities in Region 2 • Presentation on Microsoft benefits to IEEE members • Corporation Funding for Conference and Job Fair – Still need more companies to participate in the job fair – Please let us know if your company may be interested! • Banquet Dinner Speaker – Still needed – Something special for IEEE 125th? – Any ideas, please contact me ASAP
  5. 5. Other Opportunities for Students ISBIR ­ IEEE Student Branches Industry Relations • Industry, Students, IEEE • Career Center for Job and Internship Opportunities • Event Advertising and Collaboration Presidents' Change the World Competition • The IEEE Presidents’ Change the World Competition recognizes  students who develop unique solutions to real­world problems using  engineering, science, computing and leadership skills to benefit their  community and/or humanity IEEE USA Student Video Competition ­ 10K in Scholarships •  Choose an Aspect of engineering that you consider to be socially  constructive, appealing and "fun"; then translate it into a 90­second  video clip aimed at an 11­to13 year­old audience. 125th Anniversary Activities • Integrated into R2 Student Activities Conference   • Publicity Release with Student Inventors Ex: Google, Youtube, Facebook, Napster • Predict the Future Competition

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