IEEE R9 HEC (Humanitarian Entrepreneur Competition)

 

The 21st century has great challenges for humanity and engineering. The IEEE R9 HEC (Humanitarian Entrepreneur Competition) is a new R9 competition that brings together students and Young Professionals (YP). The IEEE R9 HEC will provide a great environment for IEEE students and YP members work together and learn Entrepreneurship, humanitarian projects and Social Return on Investment (SROI) best practices to make changes in the world and meet the next global challenges based on the 17 sustainable development challenges for 2030.

1st IEEE HEC local edition 2019

We had an amazing 1st IEEE HAC HEC local edition with 13 teams from 16 IEEE Student Branches. This first edition was held as part of the IEEE RNR & RNYP (National Meeting of IEEE Student Branches and YP) Brazil with 180 IEEE volunteers. In total, we had an amazing attendance in the 3 IEEE HEC online training and webinar. 200 IEEE members from 59 universities and 16 countries (4 IEEE regions) attended in the 3 HEC online training (Portuguese language).

1st IEEE R9 HEC edition 2019

The 1st IEEE R9 HEC regional edition was held as part of the IEEE R9 SBRM (Student Branches Regional Meeting) in Dominican Republic. The HEC teams had IEEE members from 7 countries (Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico and Puerto Rico). In total, we had an amazing attendance in the 3 IEEE HAC HEC online training series. 350 IEEE members from 176 cities, 44 countries and 69 IEEE Sections (9 Regions) attended in the HEC online training series (English language).

Country attendance list of the 1st IEEE HEC local online training series (RNR & RNYP Brazil, May 2019) with 3 webinars (Portuguese language):

1) Argentina
2) Bolivia
3) Brazil
4) Colombia
5) Costa Rica
6) Ecuador
7) El Salvador
8) Guatemala
9) Honduras
10) India
11) Mexico
12) Pakistan
13) Paraguay
14) Peru
15) Portugal
16) USA

Country attendance list of the 1st IEEE R9 HEC regional online training series (R9 SBRM, October 2019) with 3 webinars (English language):

1) Argentina
2) Australia
3) Bangladesh
4) Bolivia
5) Brazil
6) Canada
7) Chile
8) Colombia
9) Costa Rica
10) Ecuador
11) Egypt
12) El Salvador
13) Germany
14) Ghana
15) Guatemala
16) Honduras
17) India
18) Iran
19) Iraq
20) Japan
21) Jordan
22) Kenya
23) Lebanon
24) Malaysia
25) Mexico
26) Morocco
27) Nicaragua
28) Nigeria
29) Pakistan
30) Palestine
31) Panama
32) Peru
33) Portugal
34) Puerto Rico
35) South Africa
36) Sri Lanka
37) Sweden
38) Syria
39) Tunisia
40) Turkey
41) Uganda
42) United Kingdom
43) USA
44) Zambia