It is our great pleasure to announce the winners of the Region 8 Young Professionals Exceptional Volunteer Award 2014! Despite the difficulties in choosing due to the impressive quality of the many nominations we have received, three candidates were selected to be presented with this year’s award: Ivana Stupar (Croatia Section), Pavlos Kleanthous (Cyprus Section) and Amgad Ibrahim (Egypt Section). Additionally, two special distinctions will be awarded to the runner-ups: David Oyedokun (South Africa Section) and Sofia Gomes (Portugal Section). The Region 8 Young Professionals Subcommittee would like to warmly congratulate the winners, as well as the runner-up candidates and the rest of the nominees, and wish you the very best in your future work! The quality of the nominations has impressed us deeply, and the continuous dedication, skills and hard work of the awarded volunteers is a source of inspiration and motivation for us all to keep on improving. We trust you will continue having a positive impact in the IEEE community and we look forward to seeing your future achievements!
This is the second year that we have the pleasure to launch the Region 8 Young Professional Exceptional Volunteer Award!
The aim of this Award is annually recognizing individual YP members within R8 for their activities. The eligibility and nomination procedures are described in the call for nominations you can find attached.
The deadline for nominations is October 15th, 2014. Nominations must be submitted to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lately you have been working hard with the Region 8 by attending most of you the Student and Young Professionals Congress in Krakow and by organizing many interesting activities, so we encourage you find out the exceptional volunteers you are
Please spread the news within your Section and your Affinity Group…
…and of course, don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any question!
Looking forward to your submissions!
Hall of Fame Award 2014 for outstanding achievements that Inspire, Energize, Empower, and Engage Young Professionals, goes to… CROATIA, R8 !!!
It is a fourth consecutive year that the YP Affinity Group from Region 8 is awarded with HoF Award!
The Region 8 Young Professionals Subcommittee is proud to announce the winner of the Region 8 Outstanding Young Professionals Affinity Group Award for its activities during 2013: this year, the Award goes to Nigeria!
The Nigeria Young Professionals Affinity Group has been working harder every year and now they have reached an outstanding level. Their high quality activities, together with their continued efforts to motivate volunteers and inspire IEEE YP members, make them deservedly win this Award. Congratulations Nigeria!
It is always a hard decision due to the great quality of the YP Affinity Groups in Region 8. We wish this encourages not only the Nigerian AG, but also all the other AGs to keep up pursuing the amazing work, the high motivation and the valuable contributions to IEEE, since those are always the key factors to win this Award.
From the R8 YP Subcommittee, we would like to congratulate the Nigeria YP Affinity Group and would also like to thank all Region 8 Affinity Groups for the great work they are doing.
Like every year at this time, we have the pleasure to launch the Region 8 Outstanding Young Professionals Affinity Group Award.
The aim of this Award is annually recognizing YP Affinity Groups within R8 for their activities. The eligibility and nomination procedures, as well as the prize information are described in the call for nominations you can find attached.
Among several excellent nominations, the following three individuals have been awarded with the Region 8 GOLD Exceptional Volunteer Award:
Their activities, amazing programs, important involvement in curriculum development, and strong participation at the national level, are great examples from which all of us can learn.
Congratulations on job well done!
Dear IEEE R8 YP,
IEEE Hellenic SB and GOLD Congress 2013 is going to be held in Social Activities Building, University of Cyprus Campus during 1st November till 3rd November 2013.
Dear IEEE R8 YP,
The webinar outlines the details of how to access SAMIEEE and navigate through the tool. It provides an overview of the various resources and ways that volunteers can use the information to connect with IEEE members.
Webinar training on SAMIEEE is now open for registration! You can register here.
|Starting date:||Tuesday, November 5, 2013|
|Starting time:||12:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)|
|Host’s name:||Shareyna Scott|
IEEE R8 YP
Dear IEEE R8 Young Professionals,
The IEEE Kiyo Tomiyasu Award was established in 2001 to recognize outstanding early to mid-career contributions to technologies holding the promise of innovative applications.
Presented to: An individual, multiple recipients or a team up to three in number. Candidates must be within fifteen years of their highest academic degree and not more than age forty-five at the time of the nomination. If this award is to be presented to a team, this restriction will apply to all.
Scope: For outstanding early to mid-career contributions to technologies holding the promise of innovative application.
You can find more information here.
Nomination deadline: 31 January
IEEE R8 YP
Dear R8 YP,
The first IEEE International Symposium on Ethics in Science, Technology and Engineering, IEEE Ethics’2014 will be held in Chicago Marriott O’Hare, Chicago, IL, USA, on May 23-24, 2014. The theme of IEEE Ethics’2014 will be
“Ethics – A Challenge to the Scientific and Engineering Community”
For more information, Please visit IEEE Ethics’2014.
IEEE R8 YP