About IEEE

What is it?

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, or in abbreviated form, IEEE is a global, non-profit association of engineers and students. Its members inspire a global community to innovate to achieve a better tomorrow through its more than 420,000 members in more than 160 countries, and its remarkable publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE is the reliable “voice” for Engineering, Computing and Information Technology around the world.


The central purpose of the IEEE is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of mankind.


IEEE will be essential for the global technical community and for technical professionals everywhere, and will be universally recognized for the contributions of technology and technical professionals in improving global conditions.

The IEEE member is connected to the latest information and technology research, and with a community of innovators (resources that will help you be successful), the IEEE provides you with the essential resources that will help you meet your professional challenges on a daily basis.