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Global Communications Newsletter (GCN)

Published: 5 Dec 2022

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December 2022 issue is now available. Featured article on the 8th IEEE International Conference on Network Softwarization 2022 (IEEE NetSoft 2022), Milan, Italy.

IEEE ComSoc White Papers

Published: 29 Nov 2022

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New white paper available:
Network Digital Twins Add Necessary Fidelity to Constructive Simulations

Winners of the 2022 Student Competition

Published: 18 Nov 2022

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Congratulations to all the winners of the 2022 IEEE ComSoc “Communications Technology Changing the Word” Student Competition. Thanks to everyone who participated in our contest!

Pre-University Hands-On Activity Contest Winners

Published: 14 Nov 2022

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A team of volunteer judges from IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) Educational Services Board, Women in Communications Engineering Committee (WICE), and the TryEngineering Program of the IEEE Educational Activities Board (EAB) diligently worked to review the significant number of entries received for the Pre-University Hands-On Activities Contest. The objective of this contest was to identify imaginative and innovative hands-on activities designed to explain communication technologies topics to Pre-University students. The contest team was overjoyed with the response and the number of creative ideas that were submitted. The team expresses its gratitude to all contest participants and would like to recognize that it is members like you that will inspire the next generation of communications engineers.

The entries that stood out as being exceptional and fully met the terms of the contest were selected as winners in the various age categories. Congratulations to these winning entries for sharing creative activities for use with Pre-University children in these various age groups:

Global Communications Newsletter (GCN)

Published: 8 Nov 2022

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November 2022 issue is now available. Featured article on Virtual Webinars at IEEE ComSoc Santa Clara Valley Chapter and Santa Clara University’s School of Engineering.

2022 IEEE Communications Society Career & Service Awards Recipients

Published: 24 Oct 2022

The Career awards recognize distinguished and significant contributions to education, major industry advances, and major contributions to public welfare. The Service awards Recognize members who have demonstrated exemplary service to IEEE ComSoc in the areas of meetings and conferences, publications, globalization, and overall service to the Society.

Global Communications Newsletter (GCN)

Published: 14 Oct 2022

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October 2022 issue is now available. Featured article on Communications History: Capturing, Curating and Making Easily Available: Interview with Douglas Zuckerman, IEEE ComSoc Communications History Committee Chair.

IEEE ComSoc Educational Activities Newsletter

Published: 4 Oct 2022

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In this issue, we feature the latest updates on the various ComSoc educational programs including the IEEE ComSoc PreUniversity / STEM Education, upcoming ComSoc Training courses, IEEE Day Celebrations, and Membership updates. Important upcoming events are noted such as ComSoc's TryEngineering Tuesday Webinar on Wi-FI on 18 October 2022.

Pre-University STEM Event Near Marconi Milestone Location, 27 September 2022

Published: 28 Sep 2022

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With a location close to an important milestone in telecommunications, where Italian Nobel laureate Guglielmo Marconi in Coltano sent a signal to light up the Cristo Redentor in Rio de Janeiro in 1931, Pisa, Italy seems only fitting to host the first ComSoc sponsored Pre-University event. This inaugural program will be held during the BRIGHT festival (European night of research) followed by additional workshops to be held during the Internet Festival in Pisa, Italy.

Enter the Pre-University STEM Hands-on Activity Contest, 19 September 2022

Published: 19 Sep 2022

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ComSoc and our partners are looking for hands-on activity projects for younger students that are exciting, engaging, and delivered in a format that is age-level appropriate. If you have an innovative idea on how to illustrate a Communications technology and engineering topic to ignite younger students’ interest in STEM topics, this contest is for you. Prizes for the best entries are available.

Global Communications Newsletter (GCN)

Published: 12 Sep 2022

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September 2022 issue is now available. Featured article on Latin America’s ComSoc Chapters Commemorate the International Day of Girls in ICT.

Educating Teachers on Communications Technology in Pune, India, 8 September 2022

Published: 12 Sep 2022

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Teachers in the Pre-University levels have a significant influence and impact on the formative minds of students at these ages. Among the ways ComSoc Chapter Members can influence local Pre-University Education in their communities is by educating teachers. ComSoc volunteers in Pune, India successfully designed and delivered workshops to help these Pre-University teachers learn more about communications engineering technologies and empower them to instruct their students on these topics.

High School Student STEM Challenge & Competition in Jalisco, Mexico, 30 August 2022

Published: 30 Aug 2022

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The RECREA Youth Challenge STEAM 2022 recently took place in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico and announced the top student winners whose projects focused on recycling, environmental sustainability, and water filtration. IEEE ComSoc volunteers participated in the event by helping with the review of the students’ projects. This event, which was a collaboration between local government, private and public high schools with support from companies and organizations like IEEE, provided a wonderful opportunity to highlight the innovative projects by students and to inspire the next generation of engineers. Read the full article for more details.

IEEE ComSoc White Papers

Published: 17 Aug 2022

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New white paper available:
IoT Device Testing: Importance of Understanding Use Cases

A Plan for ComSoc’s Pre-University / STEM Program

Published: 16 Aug 2022

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In May of this year, the ComSoc Educational Services Board adopted a 2022 strategy and action plan for Pre-University STEM Education. The overall goal of ComSoc’s Pre-University Program in 2022 is to accelerate the creation and delivery of Pre-U activities and materials for the benefit of our members within all of the communities that they live and work.

Global Communications Newsletter (GCN)

Published: 9 Aug 2022

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August 2022 issue is now available. Featured article on IEEE ComSoc Central Texas - Austin Chapter, USA Winner of the 2021 Chapter Achievement Award.

IEEE ComSoc Webinars

Published: 3 Aug 2022

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New on-demand webinar on THz Communications - A Key Enabler for Beyond 5G?
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