A non-profit organization, IEEE is
the world's leading professional association for the advancement of technology.
Through its global membership, IEEE is a leading authority on areas ranging from
aerospace systems, computers and telecommunications to biomedical engineering,
electric power and consumer electronics among others.
Members rely on IEEE as a source of technical and professional information,
resources and services.
To foster an interest in the engineering profession, IEEE also serves student
members in colleges and universities around the world.
Other constituencies include prospective members and organizations that purchase
IEEE products and participate in conferences or other IEEE programs.
more than 375,000 members
including nearly 80,000 student members in more than 160 countries
324 sections in ten geographic
1,784 chapters that unite local
members with similar technical interests
1,616 student branches and 452 student branch chapters at colleges and
universities in 80 countries
38 societies and 7 technical
councils representing the wide range of technical interests
390 affinity groups consisting of
Consultants' Network, Graduates of the Last Decade (GOLD), Women in
Engineering (WIE) and Life Members (LM) groups
nearly 1,300 standards and
projects under development
more than 1.7 million documents
in the IEEE/IET Electronic Library
publishes a total of 144
transactions, journals and magazines
sponsors more than 850