Recently, I had the opportunity to exchange emails with Joseph Wei, an IEEE Senior Member who is a speaker, startup mentor, and corporate advisor. Wei served as the Santa Clara Valley Section Chair in 2015, 2016, and 2018, and also is the […]
The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) recently announced changes to the test specifications for the Electrical and Computer module of the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) examination. The FE examination is the first […]
From Barack and Michelle Obamas’ Oscar-winning documentary, “American Factory,” to Ivanka Trump’s keynote speech at CES 2020 titled, “The Path to the Future of Work,” influential leaders on both sides of the […]
Pictured: Senator Maria Cantwell (Wash.) and 2019 IEEE-USA Congressional Fellow Ethan Keeler.
As an IEEE-USA Congressional Fellow, I worked in the office of Senator Maria Cantwell (Washington State) and for the Committee on Commerce, Science, and […]
Pictured: One of the VocaliD team, recording her voice, or voicebanking, on VocaliD's Human Voicebank. VocaliD is an NSF-funded small business. Photo credit: VocaliD.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) issues hundreds of grants every year to […]
Pictured (left to right): Nina Rouhanizadeh, Chair, WIE Chicago; Congressman Bill Foster; Maria Rios, CEO, Nation Waste Inc.; Laura Ellman, Member of Illinois State Senate; Anne Lee, CTO, Nokia Bell Lab; Congressman Sean Casten; and Liang Downey, […]
“Great things in business are never done by one person,” Apple co-founder Steve Jobs once observed. “They’re done by a team of people.”
To that, veteran engineer and educator Harry T. Roman adds, “And nothing […]
IEEE is the largest professional technical organization in the world, with more than 400,000 members in 190 countries. IEEE’s vision is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE is essential to the […]
Try your hand at our weekly engineering- and technology-themed crossword puzzles. Every Wednesday, we will post a new puzzle -- authored by renowned crossword puzzle writer Myles Mellor -- to test your skill and knowledge.
Myles Mellor is one of […]
“Publish or perish” is a familiar saying among academics. More often than not, their advancement depends on publishing new research in their field.
But veteran engineer and educator Harry T. Roman believes that technical professionals […]
Many of us were exposed to the belief that technology and our own personal role in its development could be the savior of mankind. Yet it now appears that many cyber developments will become a major threat to that hopeful ambition. Some examples […]
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