The IEEE (Eye-triple-E) is a non-profit, technical professional association of more than 360,000 individual members in approximately 175 countries. The full name is the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., although the organization is most popularly known and referred to by the letters I-E-E-E.
Through its members, the IEEE is a leading authority in technical areas ranging from computer engineering, biomedical technology and telecommunications, to electric power, aerospace and consumer electronics, among others.
IEEE produces nearly 30% of the world's literature on electrical engineering, electronics & computing.
- A publishing program of periodicals, books, standards, conference proceedings, electronic products & mixed media
- Over 300 annual IEEE conferences
- Over 700 standards development groups
- 36 Technical Societies & 2 Technical Councils
IEEE creates a sense of family & a community of members worldwide by:
- Extensive network of IEEE Societies, Sections, Chapters & Student Branches
- Serving as a vehicle to promote the industry & the profession
- Recognizing engineers' accomplishments through peer awards
- Establishing cooperative agreements with other technical societies around the world
To advance global prosperity by fostering technological innovation, enabling members' careers and promoting community world-wide.