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IEEE, an association dedicated to the fostering of technological innovation and excellence for the benefit ofhumanity, is the world’s largest technical professional society. It is designed to serve professionals involved in all aspects of the electrical, electronic and computing fields and related areasof science and technology that underlie modern civilization.
The IEEE name was originally an acronym for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
More than1. 125 years of engineering the future
IEEE Quick Facts
|more than 375,000 members including nearly 80,000 student members in more than 160 countries|
|324 sections in ten geographic regions worldwide |
|1,784 chapters that unite local members withsimilar technical interests |
|1,616 student branches and 452 student branch chapters at colleges and universities in 80 countries|
|38 societies and 7 technical councils representing the wide range of technical interests |
|390 affinity groupsconsisting of Consultants' Network, Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD), Women in Engineering (WIE) and Life |
|Members (LM) groups|
|nearly 1,300 standards and projects under development |
|morethan 1.7 million documents in the IEEE/IET Electronic Library |
|publishes a total of 144 transactions, journals and magazines...