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IEEE ComSoc Educational Activities Newsletter
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IEEE Communications Society

Published: 14 Mar 2023

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IEEE Education Week

IEEE ComSoc is proud to join in with the rest of IEEE again in celebration of the valuable educational programs offered across the organization. For this year’s IEEE Education Week, ComSoc has some exciting things planned to highlight ComSoc’s education programs and events in addition to special offerings and resources prepared especially for this week.  Check out ComSoc’s 2023 IEEE Education Week page for more details.

IEEE Educational Activities is looking for Ambassadors to help spread the word about IEEE Education Week by: sharing events and updated on social media, organizing local events, speaking at IEEE Education Week events, and more.  Want to help?  Visit the IEEE Education Week Ambassador Program page.

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ComSoc Pre-University STEM Education Updates

Pre-University Education - Plan & Share Your 2023 Activities
Explore what is happening within IEEE ComSoc to reach younger students and inspire the next generation of communications engineers.  There are Pre-University / STEM educational activities and events happening throughout ComSoc.  Get a glimpse of what is taking place, some ideas to plan your own activities, and instructions on how to share information about your events.  Read the full article to learn more.

Join us for ComSoc’s Pre-University Education Webinar during IEEE Education Week
Learn about the resources that are available to help you with organizing a local Pre-University STEM activity.  Hear from volunteers who have successfully organized past events and learn their recommendations to support a successful activity.

Date: Tuesday, 4 April at 12pm EDT

WebEx registration info:
Register for this webinar.  Once you register, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions for joining the session.

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2023 ComSoc School Series Events

The IEEE ComSoc School Series Program is designed exclusively for IEEE ComSoc Student Members.  Programs for these events consist of lectures by world leading professors, industry leaders and executives. Each event features a highly interactive classroom environment with an intense focus on learning the cutting-edge trends in communications technology.

Here is the schedule of the upcoming events:

2023 IEEE ComSoc School Series Boston, USA Event
Event Dates: 5-9 June 2023
Theme: 6G Communication and Wireless Technologies
Location: Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
Organized By: The Institute for the Wireless IoT at Northeastern University and IEEE Student Branch at Northeastern University

2023 IEEE ComSoc School Series Hyderabad, India Event
Event Dates: 11-13 July 2023
Theme: Cooperative Communications and Networking Technologies and System Design
Location: Vardhaman College of Engineering, Shamshabad, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Organized By: IEEE Vardhaman College of Engineering Student Branch & IEEE Communication Society Chapter- Hyderabad Section

2023 IEEE ComSoc School Series Tianjin, China Event
Event Dates: 10-13 August 2023
Theme: Smart Industrial Internet of Things
Location: Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
Organized By: IEEE Tianjin Section

2023 IEEE ComSoc School Series Atlanta, USA Event
Event Dates: 21-23 September 2023
Theme: Next Generation Cloud Communications
Location: Kennesaw State University - Marietta Campus, GA, USA
Organized By: IEEE Atlanta Section

For more information about these events, please visit the ComSoc School Series website.

Earn a Digital Badge for the Intensive Wireless Communications Course Series

2023 Spring Digital Badge - Intensive Wireless Communications Course Series

Get a comprehensive, up-to-date review of wireless communications, from the fundamentals to new technologies—everything a very well-rounded wireless engineering professional needs to know.

In this 21 hour, four-course series, the expert instructors will explore select topics from the major communication areas of wireless.

View short introductory clips from past offerings of each of these courses:

Fundamentals of Wireless Communication
Network and Service Architecture
Cellular Networks
Non-cellular Wireless Systems

Register for All 4 Courses and Save!
Register for all four courses in one transaction and save 25% on your registration fee when you use promo code IWCS2023 or register for all 4 courses with the discount applied.

Interested in purchasing this course series for your employees? Contact iwc-mktg@ieee.org or view more details.

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Upcoming ComSoc Training Live, Online Courses

IEEE ComSoc has regularly scheduled live, instructor-led continuing education courses focusing on the latest communication technologies.  These courses are 100% online instruction via WebEx.  Courses include the option to earn IEEE CEUs for participation. 

The following courses are being offered in the coming weeks.  Early registration discounts are available for some courses, so be sure to register soon!

Fundamentals of Wireless Communication
22 - 23 March 2023, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm EDT each day

Network and Service Architecture
29 - 30 March 2023, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT each day

Cellular Networks
12 - 13 April 2023, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT each day

Non-cellular Wireless Systems
19 April 2023, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT 

Introduction to Deep Learning for the Physical Layer
10 - 11 May 2023, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT each day

Principles of Satellite Location and Navigation
17 - 18 May 2023, 9:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT each day

Building the Road to 6G: From 5G-Advanced to Beyond-5G & 6G
19 May 2023, 10:00 am - 2:30 pm EDT 

Introduction to Quantum Communications
24 May 2023, 10:00 am - 2:30 pm EDT 

ComSoc Membership Announcements & Reminders

ComSoc Celebrates IEEE Education Week
In celebration of IEEE Education Week, IEEE members who join ComSoc enjoy 50% off* Society dues, now through 30 April with promo code COMEDWEEK23. (This discount is applied to IEEE's half-year pricing for benefits through 31 December). Student members can join ComSoc FREE now through 30 April with promo code COMEDWEEK23S. (Only one promo code may be redeemed per transaction. Students taking advantage of IEEE's FUTURE50 promo may first join IEEE, then add-on ComSoc free with promo code COMEDWEEK23S in a separate transaction.)

ComSoc Membership provides you with countless benefits including: education & training, publishing opportunities, journals and magazines, the latest technical content, ComSoc Conferences, and local Section and Chapter meetings and events.

ComSoc has adopted IEEE's discounted pricing model for those who reside in countries designated as developing nations or low-income economies. Select the IEEE eMembership option and the ComSoc Essential Package to receive the discount.

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