26 January 2016 More than 20 IEEE student branches presented their activities and achievements at the IEEE Lahore (Pakistan) Section annual general meeting. The meeting was on 29 December at the Lahore University of Management Sciences.
The IEEE student branch at UCET Islamia University, in Bahawalpur, Pakistan, received the section’s 2015 Best Student Branch Award. The branch’s former chair, Saad Rind, received the Best Student Volunteer Award. The awards were presented by Dr. Faqir Zarrar Yousaf, a research scientist at NEC Laboratories, in Heidelberg, Germany. The branch’s current chair, Mudassir Amin, also received a certificate of participation from Mehvish Zahoor, the IEEE Region 10 student representative.
The IEEE student members at UCET were recognized for carrying out IEEE’s mission by helping to educate other students through technology. They also helped students at Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan, form their own IEEE student branch. To learn more about the branch’s activities and
accomplishments, visit http://www.ieeeucetiub.org.
21 January 2016 IEEE Bangalore Section's Annual General Meet is happening on 7th February 2016 at Indian Institute of Science Bangalore.
1 December 2015 Student branches in India at Amrita School of Engineering, Lalbhai Dalpatbhai College of Engineering, and Shiv Nadar University form IEEE WIE affinity groups.
1 December 2015 Student branch formed at University of Brawijaya, Malang, Indonesia.
1 December 2015 Karachi (Pakistan) Section forms IEEE Power & Energy Society chapter.
1 December 2015 Student branch formed at the University of Electro-Communications, Chofu, Japan.
1 December 2015 Student branches at Institut Teknologi Indonesia and Swiss German University in Banten, Indonesia, form IEEE WIE affinity groups.
1 December 2015 Taipei (Taiwan) Section forms IEEE Power Electronics Society chapter.
1 December 2015 Student branches in Sri Lanka at the University of Moratuwa, the University of Peradeniya, and the University of Ruhuna form IEEE Industry Applications Society chapters.
1 December 2015 Student branches formed in Pakistan at Bahauddin Zakariya University, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, HITEC University, and the University of Gujrat.