Region 4: Central U.S.

  • 6 June 2014  Twin Cities (Minnesota) Section forms IEEE LM affinity group.
  • 6 June 2014  Student branch at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, forms IEEE Photonics Society chapter.
  • 6 June 2014  Chicago Section forms IEEE Computer Society chapter.
  • 7 March 2014  Student branch at University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, forms WIE affinity group.
  • 7 March 2014  Student branch formed at Concordia University, Chicago.
  • 7 March 2014  Central Indiana Section forms Women in Engineering (WIE) affinity group.
  • 7 March 2014  Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Section forms IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society chapter.
  • 9 September 2013  Student branch formed at Waukesha County Technical Institute, Pewaukee, Wis.
  • 8 March 2013  Central Iowa Section forms IEEE Magnetics Society chapter.
  • 8 March 2013  Student branch formed at Indiana State University, Terre Haute.
  • 7 September 2012  Student branch formed at Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti.
  • 7 September 2012  Rock River Valley (Ill.) Section forms LM affinity group.
  • 7 September 2012  Central Illinois Section forms joint chapter of IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing and IEEE Photonics societies.
  • 8 August 2012 

    The MTT chapter of the Twin Cities has scheduled a meeting for October 12th on "Cell Phone Issues and Solutions" by Dr. David Nghiem. The details may be found at http://www.tc-ieee.org/


  • 7 June 2012  Student branch at University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, forms IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society chapter.
  • 19 March 2012 

    Southeastern Michigan (SEM) Section has the Spring Section Conference on April 11 in University of Michigan Dearborn. This includes technical presentations for the 17 Chapters from the Section.


  • 10 March 2012 

    IEEE-Chicago Section Awards Grants to 26 Midwest Public Libraries for purchase of circulating science kit collections.


  • 5 March 2012  Student branch at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind., forms IEEE Electron Devices Society chapter.
  • 5 March 2012  Southeastern Michigan Section forms Life Members (LM) affinity group.
  • 5 March 2012  West Michigan Section establishes IEEE Electromagnetic Compatibility Society chapter.
  • 5 March 2012  Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Section forms IEEE Power & Energy Society chapter.
  • 6 December 2011  Student branch formed at ITT Technical Institute, in Orland Park, Ill.
  • 21 October 2011 

    A free job fair is being held in Navy Pier on the 27th of October. Partners are main sponsors of this event. IEEE supports this event. check out website address http://iacsjobfair.com.


  • 11 September 2011  Student branch at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, establishes chapters of the IEEE Power & Energy and Power Electronics societies.
  • 11 September 2011  Women in Engineering (WIE) affinity group formed at St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa.
  • 11 September 2011  Southern Minnesota Section establishes Consultants Network (CN) affinity group.
  • 11 June 2011  Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Section establishes IEEE CN affinity group.
  • 11 June 2011  Southern Minnesota Section establishes IEEE Consultants' Network (CN) affinity group.
  • 1 March 2011  Siouxland Section, which covers South Dakota, Iowa, and Nebraska, celebrates 50th anniversary.
  • 1 March 2011  Southeastern Michigan Section celebrates 100th anniversary.
  • 1 December 2010  Student branch formed at the University of Wisconsin-Stout.
  • 1 June 2010  Rock River Valley (Wyo.) Section forms WIE affinity group.
  • 1 June 2010  Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Section establishes chapter of IEEE Communications Society.
  • 1 March 2010  25th anniversary, Missouri Slope (N.D.) Section.
  • 1 March 2010  100th anniversary, Milwaukee Section.
  • 1 December 2009  Central Indiana Section establishes IEEE Communications Society chapter.
  • 1 December 2009  Calumet (Mich.) Section forms joint chapter of IEEE Electron Devices and Photonics societies.
  • 1 December 2009  Iowa-Illinois Section establishes IEEE Computer Society chapter
  • 1 September 2009  Student branch formed at Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant.
  • 1 June 2009  Southeastern Michigan Section forms chapter of IEEE Nanotechnology Council.
  • 1 March 2009  Saint Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa, forms student branch.
  • 1 March 2009  100th anniversary, Madison (Wis.) Section.
  • 1 December 2008  Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, in Michigan, receives US $10 000 grant from the IEEE Foundation to open a Kids Connect to Wireless Technology exhibit, which includes interactive experiments with Morse code and amateur radio.
  • 1 December 2008  100th anniversary, Toledo (Ohio) Section.
  • 1 September 2008  IEEE Southeastern Michigan Section forms WIE affinity group.
  • 1 September 2008  Milwaukee (Wis.) Section and Red River Valley (N.D.) Section form GOLD affinity groups.
  • 1 March 2008  Queen of Peace High School in Burbank, Ill., receives US $7320 from the IEEE Foundation to support the Infinity Project, a yearlong program that encourages students to pursue careers in engineering and technology.
  • 1 March 2008  50th anniversary, Northeastern Wisconsin Section.
  • 1 March 2008  100th anniversary, Fort Wayne (Ind.) Section.

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