Region 8: Europe, Middle East and Africa

  • 1 March 2016 Student branch at Universidade do Porto, Portugal, forms IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society chapter.
  • 1 March 2016 Student branch at King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, forms IEEE WIE affinity group.
  • 1 March 2016 Student branch formed at Qassim University, Buraidah, Saudi Arabia.
  • 1 March 2016 Student branch formed at Glasgow Caledonian University.
  • 1 March 2016 Switzerland Section forms IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society chapter.
  • 1 March 2016 Student branch at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, forms IEEE WIE affinity group.
  • 1 March 2016 France Section forms IEEE Control Systems Society chapter.
  • 1 March 2016 Student branch formed at October High Institute for Engineering and Technology, Sixth of October City, Egypt.
  • 1 March 2016 Student branch at Helwan University, Cairo, forms IEEE Robotics and Automation Society chapter.
  • 1 March 2016 Student branch at University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, forms chapters of IEEE Industry Applications and IEEE Power Electronics societies.

Articles for Europe, Middle East and Africa

Egypt’s Future Engineers Have a Record-Breaking Day

11 February 2013
Engineering Day draws more students than ever before

Region 8 Congress Prepares Students to Face Future Challenges

6 October 2010
Nearly 300 gathered in Belgium to attend workshops, socialize with other members

A GOLDen Opportunity to Celebrate IEEE's History

6 May 2009
The GOLD Around the World event has IEEE members and nonmembers shooting short video clips

Multiculturalism on Display at Region 8 Congress

7 November 2008
More than 200 members attended the congress, representing 31 sections across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa

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