AMANDA DAVIS

Senior Editorial Assistant, amanda.davis@ieee.org

Amanda Davis has been with IEEE's The Institute since 2010. She reports on the work and accomplishments of IEEE members and covers IEEE and technology-related events. Amanda received a 2015 APEX Award for Technology and Technical Writing. She enjoys writing about tech history, consumer electronics, and all things space. 

Recent Work

Most Developers Fail to Design Websites Accessible to People With Disabilities

21 June 2017
The founder of accessibility firm Deque Systems shares tips to make sites easier to use

Get Informed About Assistive Technology With These IEEE Resources

14 June 2017
Members discuss their work on bionic limbs, soft robotics, and wearables for rehabilitation

Three Life-Changing Innovations for People With Disabilities

7 June 2017
Gadgets are designed to help the blind, deaf, or those with essential tremor

Watch IEEE Smart Village Volunteers in Action on National Geographic

2 June 2017
The TV series Breakthrough will feature their work bringing electricity to a village in the Himalayas

IEEE Members Build Robots to Help People with Disabilities Live Independently

1 June 2017
They include HERB the butler bot and MEBot, a high-tech all-terrain wheelchair

Three Engineers Who’ve Made Transportation and Power Systems Safer Receive IEEE Awards

16 May 2017
They’ve contributed to autonomous vehicles, electrical standards, and collision-avoidance protocols for aircraft

Did You Know? The Pioneer of Electronic Surveillance Warned Against Its Misuse

2 May 2017
Harold Lipset, famous for showing off a bugged martini olive, was a proponent of privacy