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2020 | IEEE Sections Congress (SC)


2020 | IEEE Sections Congress (SC)

Session 1: 2020 September 01
Session 2: 2020 September 15
(originally scheduled 2020 August 21 – 23)
Location: Virtual

Face to face Sections Congress 2020 canceled, 2020 recommendation process to be held virtually. Click here for more details

IEEE Sections Congress (SG) is a flagship event hosted by IEEE that brings together the grassroots leadership of IEEE from every member country so that they can share ideas, concerns & solutions. Read More.

IEEE SC is unable to hold the face to face Sections Congress this year to ensure the health and safety of all of our volunteers, and looks forward to seeing all of you in 2023 for the next face to face Sections Congress! In an effort to continue forward with the recommendation process for this year, the MGA Board of Directors approved conducting the 2020 Recommendation Process virtually. IEEE SC will be evaluating additional virtual events to be held throughout the year to provide training opportunities. Information regarding the Virtual Recommendation Process and additional Virtual Training Opportunities will be posted on the respective website, social media, and sent out via email as it becomes available. Please do not hesitate to reach out with any further questions or concerns via!

Program | Session Topics by Track

In Fostering Professional Networks and Engaging Technical Communities

             1. IEEE-HKN, the IEEE Honor Society

             2. Engaging with Young Professionals

             3. Engaging Your Student Branches Through Engineering Education – TISP, K12 – EAB

             4. Experiences and learned lessons from the IEEEXtreme Competition

             5. MGA Communities Leading Conferences organization

             6. REACH program: Raising Engineering Awareness through the Conduit of History

             7. Exposure to IEEE Standards increasing member Engagement

             8. IEEE Awards

             9. Making IEEE Relevant to Your Local Entrepreneurs

            10. Women participation in Societies and Technical Councils: An Example in PES

            11. Building Local Technical Communities in Chapters

            12. Engaging Women in Engineering Members

            13. Enhancing/transmitting IEEE’s Value/benefits to Industry Professionals

            14. IEEE Sections and Societies working together

            15. Engaging Life Members Locally

            16. Engaging WIE Volunteers

Learn More about the session topics/tracks.