IEEE Puerto Rico & Caribbean 50th and IEEE Western Puerto Rico 25th Sections Anniversariesby Luis A. Tatis Morales
The IEEE Puerto Rico and Caribbean Section, organization distinguished by its impact on technological development and industry standards, held on October 18th, 2014 an event that commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Section founded in1964. The event was on the Professional College of Engineers and Land Surveyors of Puerto Rico in San Juan.
The ceremony of the 50th anniversary of the Section, had the Section Chair Eng. Ralph A. Kreil and it’s executive board also an event which also commemorated the 25 years of Western Puerto Rico section chaired by Dr. Rogelio Palomera, counted with it is the President & CEO of the IEEE 2014, José Roberto’s De Marca In addition, Tania Quiel, Coordinator of Achievements and events Region 9, Latin America and former head of region; Elias Yamil Bortokan, director of the IEEE subsection Dominican Republic; Jorge Him, Treasurer of the IEEE Region 9.