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  1. 1. Introduction to IEEE By Aditya R Rao IEEE Hyderabad Section [email_address]
  2. 2. What is IEEE ? <ul><li>IEEE Stands for Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers, Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>Pronounced Eye-triple-E. </li></ul><ul><li>The IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional society with more than 360,000 members in more than 150 countries. </li></ul><ul><li>It includes members who are practicing engineers, researchers, engineering professors, entrepreneurs, consultants, business owners and chief executives. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is IEEE ? … 2 <ul><li>The IEEE publishes a large portion of the world’s literature on electrical, electronics engineering, and computer and control technologies. </li></ul><ul><li>IEEE’s publications are among the world’s most highly cited . </li></ul>
  4. 4. What is IEEE ? … 3 <ul><li>The IEEE has nearly 900 IEEE standards in use, with more than 700 in development at any one time. </li></ul><ul><li>The IEEE has 39 Societies and four Councils that focus on the technical needs of its members. </li></ul><ul><li>Members have expertise in a wide range of technical areas – from aerospace , computers and telecommunications to biomedicine , electric power and consumer electronics . </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is IEEE ? … 4 <ul><li>Members (?) develop new technologies that can enhance people’s quality of life. </li></ul><ul><li>Members and non-members around the globe support IEEE standards development, conferences and a wide range of issues that affect electrical, electronics and computer engineers and their companies. </li></ul><ul><li>Members contribute thousands of hours to community and professional activities and organizations. </li></ul>
  6. 6. What is IEEE ? … 5 <ul><li>Members receive awards and are recognized by the IEEE and other organizations for their community, professional and technical achievements. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Organization of IEEE <ul><li>311 local sections in 10 geographic regions. </li></ul><ul><li>About 1,570 chapters comprised of local members with similar technical interests. </li></ul><ul><li>39 societies and 5 technical councils that compose 10 technical divisions. </li></ul><ul><li>More than 1,430 student branches at colleges and universities in 80 countries. </li></ul><ul><li>356 student branch chapters. </li></ul>
  8. 8. IEEE Regions
  9. 9. Student Member Benefits <ul><li>Discover career opportunities and gain a better understanding of your field. </li></ul><ul><li>Gain a competitive edge with the included IEEE Spectrum and IEEE Potentials magazines. </li></ul><ul><li>Access world-class technical information provided by the IEEE and cut down your research time. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Student Member Benefits - 2 <ul><li>Join IEEE technical societies in your areas of interest. </li></ul><ul><li>Stay on the cutting edge with online resources available to members only --for technical information, planning a career move, or changing your e-mail provider. </li></ul><ul><li>Network with peers and future employers in your field, gaining valuable leadership experiences and making career contacts. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Student Member Benefits - 3 <ul><li>SAVE MONEY with substantial discounts on more than 15,000 IEEE books, journals, videos, and self-study courses. </li></ul><ul><li>SAVE MORE MONEY AFTER GRADUATION with the IEEE Reduced Dues Discount - IEEE Student members graduating receive a 50% discount off IEEE and Society membership dues the first year after graduation. </li></ul>
  12. 12. IEEE Student Membership <ul><li>IEEE membership runs from 1 January through 31 December. </li></ul><ul><li>All IEEE members are given online access to Potentials magazine as part of their basic IEEE membership. </li></ul><ul><li>Cost of Student IEEE in India is $25.00 (1150/-) for Full Year & $12.50 (570/-) for Half Year </li></ul><ul><li>Membership in IEEE's Technical Societies involves additional dues. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Some Interesting societies <ul><li>IEEE Circuits and Systems - $9.00 </li></ul><ul><li>IEEE Communications - $20.00 </li></ul><ul><li>IEEE Computer - $23.00 </li></ul><ul><li>IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology - $18.00 </li></ul><ul><li>Women in Engineering (WIE) Free </li></ul>
  14. 14. About Student Branches <ul><li>A Student Branch gives students the opportunity to meet and learn from fellow students, as well as faculty members and professionals in the field. </li></ul><ul><li>A good IEEE Student Branch can be one of the most positive elements in an Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Engineering Technology department. </li></ul>
  15. 15. About Student Branches - 2 <ul><li>IEEE Student Branches are established at over 1,000 universities and colleges throughout the world. </li></ul><ul><li>Student Branch activities offer numerous educational, technical, and professional advantages of IEEE membership through special projects, activities, meetings, tours and field trips. </li></ul>
  16. 16. What keeps students interested <ul><li>Participation in regional conferences, leadership training workshops and develop leadership, interpersonal and team building skills. </li></ul><ul><li>Participation in awards, scholarships and project/design programs and student paper contests </li></ul><ul><li>Establishment of a Student Branch Library with IEEE's publications </li></ul>
  17. 17. What keeps students interested <ul><li>Access IEEE online resources and merchandise. </li></ul><ul><li>Establishing a World Wide Web page for the student branch. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Support from IEEE <ul><li>Student Professional Awareness Conferences (S-PACs) help increase awareness of professional issues such as ethics, continuing education, and communication skills. </li></ul><ul><li>The Student Professional Awareness Venture (S-PAVe) program gives teams of IEEE Student members the opportunity to develop project proposals to increase professional awareness and receive funding to implement the project. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Support from IEEE - 2 <ul><li>The IEEE also sponsors Regional Student Paper contests with cash awards in each of the ten Regions and promotes outstanding student and faculty counselor recognition award programs. </li></ul><ul><li>The IEEE offers rebates and allotments to help Student Branches with operating costs based on their timely submission of their Annual Report and Annual Plan. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Support from IEEE - 3 <ul><li>Upon submission of their Annual Report, Student Branches receive a $2.00 per member rebate. </li></ul><ul><li>Upon submission of their Annual Plan, Branches receive $50.00 if they have less than 49 members, and $100.00 if they have 50 or more members, based on membership statistics as of 31 December each year. </li></ul>
  21. 21. Student Services Department <ul><li>Provides the following materials </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Guidelines to form a Branch, petitions, bylaws, membership applications and posters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Branch leadership training manual </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Information on scholarships and awards; </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Supplies (posters, benefit flyers, stationery, envelopes, etc.). </li></ul></ul>
  22. 22. Starting a Student Branch <ul><li>Establishing an IEEE Student Branch requires the signatures of 20 IEEE Student members on a petition. </li></ul><ul><li>The petition must specify the name of the Branch, and the names of the Interim Student Chair and faculty member who will serve as Counselor of the Branch. </li></ul>
  23. 23. Starting a Student Branch <ul><li>The petition must also be approved by the Department Chair and two faculty members, who are also IEEE members above student grade. </li></ul><ul><li>Three school catalogs outlining accreditation, course curriculum and listing engineering faculty must be submitted to Student Services with the petition. </li></ul>
  24. 24. Starting a Student Branch <ul><li>A completed REP questionnaire must be submitted with the petition. </li></ul><ul><li>A Branch constitution must be adopted and submitted to Student Services. </li></ul><ul><li>Completed petition should be sent to </li></ul><ul><li>IEEE Student Services Manager </li></ul><ul><li>445 Hoes Lane </li></ul><ul><li>PO Box 1331 </li></ul><ul><li>Piscataway, NJ 08855-1331 </li></ul>