Membership Development Report for October 2010:

As of September 16, 2010, there were 1402 members active members of all grades in the Orlando Section. This is an increase of 13 from the 1389 members tallied on August 19, 2010.  A closer examination of the membership counts by grade for the last three reporting periods is shown below.
Active Member Counts by Grade, Orlando Section:
IEEE Current Grade                              Count, 9-16-2010         Count, 8-19-2010             Count, 7-19-2010
Affiliate                                                                  50                                    49                                     47

AssociateMember                                               60                                    62                                     58

Fellow                                                                    15                                    15                                     15
Graduate Student Member                               100                                    94                                   138

Life Fellow                                                            11                                    12                                      12
Life Member                                                       130                                  131                                   119
Life Senior                                                            34                                    33                                      31
Member                                                              788                                  790                                   728
Senior Member                                                    84                                    84                                      86

Student Member                                                130                                  119                                   149
TOTALS                                                           1402                               1389                                 1383


Changes occurred for the following grades:  Affiliate (1), Associate Member (-2), Graduate Student Member

(6), Life Fellow (-1), Life Member (-1), Life Senior (1), Member (-2), and Student Member (11).

From August 17, 2010 through September 16, 2010, 15 new IEEE members joined the Orlando Section:  2 Members, 9 Student Members, and 4 Graduate Student Members. Please welcome these new IEEE members; their names appear on the attached list of new members to the Orlando Section.

From August 17, 2010 through September 16, 2010, 22 active IEEE members moved into the Orlando Section:  2 Associate Members,16 Members, 2 Student Members, 1 Graduate Student Member, and 1 Life Fellow.  Please welcome the IEEE members who have moved to the Orlando Section.  Their names are shown on the attached list of existing members who have joined the Orlando Section during this period.

The next webcast for the IEEE Membership Development Committee is scheduled for Saturday, September 18, 2010.  Attached please find the PDF file of IEEE Membership Statistics through the August 2010 reporting period. 


William Hortos, MD Chair of the Orlando Section, is scheduled to deliver a brief presentation on the benefits of IEEE Student Membership to students in an engineering course, offered by Prof. Deborah Hall, at Valencia Community College, West Campus, on Tuesday, September 21, 2010.  


Prior to the start of the October monthly meeting of the IEEE Orlando Section Executive Committee on October 5, 2010, there will be an initial 2010-2011 information meeting for members in the Orlando Section who want to pursue elevation in grade to Senior Member.   Details are provided below:


 IEEE Orlando Section Senior Membership Information Meeting

        Date:  Tuesday, October 5, 2010


        Time:  5:30 - 6:00 pm. Social and Refreshments

                    6:00 - 6:30 pm. Information to IEEE Members to pursue 

                                               Senior Member status upgrade


        Place:  Orlando Business Development Center, District 2

                     (affiliated with the UCF and the S.B.A.0 at 3218 East

                     Colonial Drive, Suite G, Orlando, FL 32802


        Cost:  FREE to all IEEE members.


        Contact:  William Hortos,

                         Membership Development Chair, Orlando Section




William Hortos,
IEEE Orlando Section