A Word from the Chair
We welcome our long standing and new members.
IEEE in Switzerland comprises:
- Approximately 2’400 members in March 2020 (after yearly service deactivation each February)
- The gender distribution of our section is 84.8% male, 6.11% female and 9% unknown*, in March 2020
- IEEE executive committee (ExCom) which contains the officers plus chapter/affinity group/working group chairs.
- 16 technical chapters
- 3 affinity groups (Life Members, Women in Engineering and Young Professionals)
- 1 working group on “Blockchain and Decentralized Systems”
- 1 working group on “Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology (SIGHT)”
- 2 student branches: at ETH Zürich, EPF Lausanne
IEEE Switzerland section will be 60 years old in December 2020, it is one of the four oldest sections in Region 8, Europe.
IEEE Switzerland runs events as a section and also sponsors chapter events.
The IEEE Switzerland section executive committee is interested in hearing from you about events you would like to attend or organize.
Dr. Maria-Alexandra Paun
IEEE Switzerland Chair
* Data retrieved on 24.03.2020, for a total number of 2’421 members. The individual gender percentages do not make up 100% as they are correlated to give closest value to positive integer number of people.”
The next ExCom meeting will be held online on 19th of January 2021, 15:30-17:30
Local organization: Gabriel Laupre, SB Chair EPFL
Time and date: 17:00-19:00, Every last Monday of the month if facilities are open. Restarts June 2021
Venue: Sushizen Restaurant, Building DEM, EPFL Campus