The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the leading professional association for the advancement of technology. It is the world’s largest technical society, bringing members access to the industry’s most essential technical information, networking opportunities, career development tools, and many other exclusive benefits. It has more than 400,000 members in more than 160 countries, 45% outside the United States.
In pursuing its goals toward advancements in the theory and practice of Electrical, Electronics, Communications and Computer Engineering, as well as Computer Science, IEEE serves as a major publisher of scientific journals and an academic conference organizer. It is also a leading standards organization in the development of industrial standards. As an engineering student, you may have already benefited from IEEE.
IEEE has a broad and extensive range of opportunities for you and your career. As a member, there are many educational and career resources available to you such as publications, a job database, and scholarships. IEEE also offers many online communities and services that allow you to stay informed about your field of interest.