Articles for January 2017


Latin American and Caribbean Countries Now Recognize One Another’s Engineering Schools

3 January 2017
IEEE is working with accrediting agencies on the Lima Accord

In Memoriam: January 2017

27 January 2017
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

IEEE Holds User Experience Hackathon at Its First International Project Management Day Event

13 January 2017
Attendees learned how to increase engagement with their products and services

How IEEE Aims to Instill Ethics in Artificial Intelligence Design

19 January 2017
New set of guidelines released for industry

IEEE Student Branch in Brazil Brings Hands-On Engineering Lessons to Schools

20 January 2017
Two videos feature preuniversity teachers and students building structures out of straws

What to Expect From IEEE Young Professionals in 2017

26 January 2017
Career development and virtual networking opportunities are key to engaging the next generation of engineers

Are You an Expert in Your Field? Consider Becoming an IEEE Spokesperson

30 January 2017
IEEE Public Visibility Committee looks to add to its list

IEEE Foundation Receives a Record-Breaking Amount of Donations in One Day

9 January 2017
Students and underserved communities are among those who benefit from its programs

TechNav Helps Members Discover IEEE Resources by Technical Topic

11 January 2017
It’s a one-stop shop for finding courses, journals, and job openings

IEEE Smart Village Works to Launch Solar Ventures in India

16 January 2017
Initiative aims to light up communities and create jobs

The Role of Diversity in Honoring Pioneering Engineers

18 January 2017
IEEE Awards Program continually strives to recognize contributors from all fields of expertise around the globe

Robot Nannies: Should Gadgets Raise Your Kids?

20 January 2017
These friendly helpers were the trend this year at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

A Review of the Award-Winning Hidden Figures

23 January 2017
Racial segregation inside NASA during the 1960s didn’t hold back the aspirations of three female African-American mathematicians

World’s Largest Brain/Vision Hackathon Melds Minds and Machines at the 2016 IEEE SMC Brain-Machine Interface Workshop

24 January 2017
Over 150 hackathon participants designed BMI prototypes for applications such as neurotechnology/Internet of Things integration, virtual/augmented reality games, and artificial intelligence data analysis

Changing Mind-sets at the IEEE Student and Young Professionals Congress

25 January 2017
Speakers inspire attendees to pursue entrepreneurship at the event held in Sarajevo

IEEE Award Recipients Donate Their Cash Prizes to Charity

2 January 2017
The money is going toward IEEE programs and Unite to Light, an organization that gives LED lamps to people in developing countries

Timeline: The Evolution of the Photovoltaic Cell

6 January 2017
How solar photocell technologies have advanced during the past 40 years

Meet Some of the IEEE Foundation’s Top Donors

5 January 2017
They include a Nobel laureate, a champion for female engineers, and an Emmy Award winner

IEEE SIGHT Supports Nearly 100 Humanitarian Technology Groups

17 January 2017
The program helps solve problems at the local level