IEEE Life Members

About IEEE Life Members

IEEE Life Membership is an official recognition of a strong and sustained commitment to IEEE. Life members get together with their peers, participate in educational excursions, work together to mentor students, and improve their communities.
Jun 13, 2024

IEEE’s Philanthropic Programs Featured at the Inaugural Life Members Conference

By |2024-06-13T15:31:39-04:006 June 2024|Announcements, Conference News, Special Project Focus|

A recent article on the IEEE Foundation's website talks about the IEEE Life Members Conference and underscores the ways the IEEE Foundation and Life Members work together to give back to humanity. Highlights of the article include: Donor Recognition Among the attendees were donors to the IEEE Life Members Fund, which received gifts from more ...

Jun 11, 2024

Alex Reiss-Sorokin Announced as the 2024-2025 IEEE Life Members’ Fellow in the History of Electrical and Computing Technology

By |2024-06-11T09:53:30-04:006 June 2024|Announcements|

Alex Reiss-Sorokin is a lawyer and a sociolegal historian of information technology. Her research focuses on trust in information technology and the implications of technological developments for work, law, and expertise. Alex's research is not only academically rigorous but also significantly impacts the field. Her dissertation project, for instance, delves into how lawyers and legal ...

Jun 7, 2024

2024 IEEE James H. Mulligan Jr. Education Medal Recipient

By |2024-06-07T11:23:54-04:006 June 2024|Announcements|

Andrea J. Goldsmith, IEEE Fellow, has received the 2024 IEEE James H. Mulligan Jr. Education Medal for a career of outstanding contributions to education in the fields of interest of IEEE. Her citation reads, “For educating, mentoring, and inspiring generations of students, and for authoring pioneering textbooks in advanced digital communications.”  About Andrea J. Goldsmith ...

Jun 4, 2024

In Memoriam: C Reginald Russell & Bernie Sander

By |2024-06-04T09:12:00-04:006 June 2024|Announcements|

With great sadness, we remember two outstanding volunteers for their work on behalf of the global IEEE Life Members community: C Reginald Russell (1926-2024) C Reginald Russell, affectionately known as “Reg,” was not just a former Region 8 Director but a visionary who played a pivotal role in establishing Region 8 as a thriving part ...

May 29, 2024

Follow Tom Coughlin’s Insights in Forbes

By |2024-05-21T16:54:12-04:005 May 2024|Announcements|

2024 IEEE President Tom Coughlin shares his take on technology (and IEEE) as a contributor for Forbes: I Will Be Leading The IEEE In 2024 My IEEE Travels In March And April 2024 IEEE Honors Technological Heroes At Its Annual Honors Event IEEE Roadmap Outlines Development Of Digital Storage Technology >> View all Forbes articles ...

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