IEEE is the world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity.IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology
information around the globe.
Facts
  • More than 375,000 members in more than 160 countries; 45 percent of whom are from outside the United States
  • More than 80,000 student members
  • 329 sections in ten geographic regions worldwide
  • 1,860 chapters that unite local members with similar technical interests
  • 1,789 student branches in 80 countries
  • 483 student branch chapters at colleges and universities
  • 390 affinity groups — IEEE Affinity Groups are non-technical sub-units of one or more Sections or a Council.
Societies
  • Has a total of 45 societies and councils — 38 societies and 7 technical councils representing the wide range of technical interests
  • Has more than 2 million documents in the IEEE/IET Electronic Library
  • Has nearly 1,300 standards and projects under development
  • Publishes a total of 144 transactions, journals and magazines
  • Sponsors more than 900 conferences annually.
  • Different societies: IEEE Comsoc, IEEE Computer Society, IEEE Power Society, IEEE Power-Electronics Society, IEEE Control System Society