The IEEE Board of Directors has approved the 2020 IEEE Technical Field Award (TFA) and 2019 IEEE Eric Herz Outstanding Staff Member Award recipients. The complete list of recipients and their citations is posted online atwww.ieee.org/awards. Please feel free to send notes of congratulations and to publicize the recipients within your professional fields of interest other IEEE affiliations.

·        The nomination deadline is 15 January annually to nominate someone for these awards. For information about or how to nominate someone for an IEEE TFA, go to: https://www.ieee.org/about/awards/technical-field-awards/index.htmlFor information about or how to nominate someone for the IEEE Herz Award, go to: https://www.ieee.org/about/awards/recognitions/herz.html

·        Learn about award sponsorship opportunities at: https://www.ieee.org/about/awards/sponsor.html

·        Check out the IEEE Awards Facebook page and IEEE Awards Twitter for new postings and various photos and videos! 
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--- 5th IEEE International Smart Cities Conference (ISC2 2019)  ---

IEEE ISC2 2019 Article

 

Venue: Barceló Casablanca Hotel, Casablanca, Morocco

Dates: 14-17 October 2019

Website: https://ieee-isc2.org/

E-mail: isc2@ieee.org

Co-Located Workshops:

· Africa Smart Sustainable Cities & Communities (IEEE ASC2’2019)

· Blockchain Enabled Sustainable Smart Cities (BLESS 2019)

--- 8th IEEE International Conference on Communications and Networking (ComNet 2020)  ---

Venue: Hammamet, Tunisia

Dates: 25-28 March 2020

Website: http://comnet.ieee.tn

E-mail: comnet@ieee.tn

IMPORTANT DATES:

Submission: July 30, 2019

Publication: Proceedings: Registered and Presented papers will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases. 

IEEE $1 Million Challenge

Ideas are bigger today—and they should be. Technology is progressing faster than ever before. IEEE members have always created advancements that allow us to keep up with the changing world. The IEEE New Initiatives Committee (NIC) is looking for your help with the next big idea.

IEEE-USA's May Free Audio Book for Members Offers Tips for Rewarding Star Employees--on a Budget

What will you do to help important people in your company stay the course?

In the business world, it is not always possible to reward your key and special employees with raises or monetary gains in the conventional sense. However, it is possible to reward them in other ways that will keep them motivated and on-point--all of which keeps those valuable employees in your company--and/or your department.

Nominations are due 15 January annually for the IEEE Technical Field Awards (TFA) and the IEEE Eric Herz Outstanding Staff Member Award and 15 June annually for IEEE Medals and Recognitions. IEEE TFAs are awarded for contributions to or leadership in a specific field of interest of the IEEE. IEEE Medals and Recognitions are the highest awards that the IEEE presents on behalf of the IEEE Board of Directors. IEEE Medals embrace significant and broad IEEE interests and purposes.

Ethically Aligned Design, First Edition: A Vision for Prioritizing Human Well-being with Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (EAD1e), will be launched and publicly available on 25 March 2019. In recognition of this milestone, IEEE will host a global webinar to announce the availability of this seminal publication and to provide brief perspectives on the work and its use. The webinar takes place March 25, 9:00am eastern and registration is available via http://bit.ly/2O0v29y 

OBIEE for Conferences Retiring

Late last year, IEEE launched IEEE Conference Analytics, a business intelligence tool delivered via the Tableau online platform to provide reports and visualizations of key operational information. As a part of the transition to this new tool, IEEE will be retiring it's predecessor, OBIEE for Conferences.