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Call for IEEE R9 SBRM ambassadors (Latin America & Caribbean)

Deadline extended: October 22, 2021

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The call for volunteers to work at IEEE R9 SBRM 2021 is an initiative of the Organizing Committee, which enables the participation of IEEE volunteers from all over the Region to support the execution of this huge …

Call for IEEE PES R9 WiP Day ambassadors (Deadline extended: August 26, 2021)

Call for IEEE PES R9 WiP Day ambassadors (Deadline extended: August 26, 2021)

Deadline extended: August 26, 2021 (11:59 PM / GMT-5)
Ambassador registration link:
https://forms.gle/2wzj96wTAXP3DWCF9
R9 PES WiP Day theme based on SDGs 5 and 7: “Moving to a sustainable future and changing the world with clean energy and …

2nd Call for the 2021 IEEE HAC/SIGHT projects

Deadline: August 16, 2021
 Funding support: Up to US$ 5.000
Project categories:
 COVID-19
 Non-COVID-19

IEEE HAC/SIGHT Projects Call for Proposals Focused on COVID-19 Response and Pressing Community Need

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect the world in an unprecedented manner, and as such, HAC/SIGHT (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology) are …

2021 IEEE Bootcamp (Journey to Call for Code Global Challenge): Region 9

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Important dates:

Deadline to registrations (IEEE Bootcamp, Region 9): June 24, 2021
IEEE Bootcamp period (Region 9): April 29 – July 8, 2021
IEEE R9 HAC CEP (Continuing Education Program) Humanitarian Training period: …

2021 IEEE SIGHT Day

IEEE SIGHT DAY 2021 – CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF IEEE SIGHT

In 2011, the SIGHT program was conceptualized and inaugurated in Kerala, India. Ten years later, we have many reasons to celebrate the outstanding work accomplished by SIGHT volunteers. IEEE SIGHT Day 2021 will be held …

1st Call for the 2021 IEEE HAC/SIGHT Covid-19 projects

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IEEE HAC/SIGHT Projects Call for Proposals Focused on COVID-19 Response

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the world in an unprecedented manner, and as such, HAC/SIGHT (Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology) are offering a Call for …

2020 IEEE SIGHT Volunteer of the Year award (Global)

Meet the 2020 IEEE SIGHT volunteer of year (Global)

Mr. Ronny Cabrera is the 2020 IEEE SIGHT Volunteer of the Year! Mr. Cabrera, past Chair of the IEEE Ecuador Section SIGHT Group, was selected to receive this award due to his outstanding contributions to IEEE SIGHT, including …

IEEE Hackathon LATINCOM (Humanitarian Edition) winners

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📌 1st regional position (US$ 500):
✅ Team name: Sem Fronteiras
✅ IEEE Student Branch: UnB (Centro-Norte Brasil Section), UFJF (Minas Gerais Section), UERJ (Rio de Janeiro Section)
✅ Country: Brazil
✅ Project title: Sustainable Pluviometric Monitoring network for agriculture

📌 2nd …

Meet the 2020 IEEE R9 HEC finalists (IEEE Council winners)

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The IEEE R9 HEC (Humanitarian Entrepreneur Competition) received amazing proposals for new humanitarian companies to solve local communities problems across Latin America and Caribbean countries. We would like to congratulate all teams for amazing projects and hard …