Dear IEEE member!
A new issue of the IEEE Sweden Section Member Newsletter “MN 2016-04” is now available ! Please download and read.
Some highlights in Newsletter 2016-04
2016 has been a very exciting year for IEEE Sweden. Also in this issue, Sweden has received a prestigeous IEEE award, elevated more Senior Members, and now got the first IEEE Milestone!
We continue to increase industry relevant events, (re-)vitalizing IEEE entities, and improve the Section (e g modernize the website). Please find related articles in this issue
Please note, tight deadline: IEEE/ICES Workshop on Safety and Security for Autonomous Systems
- 27 Jan 2017 at 09:00 – 12:00, via WebEx or physically at KTH, main campus
- Speakers from Ericsson, Volvo Cars, Saab Kockums and KTH.
- Topics include: Relations between safety, security and privacy goals in our connected society, Managing safety and security in the context of autonomous construction equipment machines, Safety aspects of unmanned maritime system operations, Securing large-scale cyber physical systems, and Bringing reliability and security together: challenges and opportunities
- Please register for physical or WebEx participation by using the following link: http://www.ices.kth.se/events.aspx?pid=3&evtKeyId=d6a2bc5d3b7449b99c940a1e89f2515d
Please mark 15 March 2017 in your calendar – the IEEE Sweden Section AGM, Annual General Meeting. Like recent years, we intent to broadcast the lecture by the key note speaker via IEEE WebEx, available for everyone. The Section, Chapters and Affinity Groups are now preparing to close 2016. AGM documents will be available on the website ahead of the AGM.
The new Section Board for 2017, to be approved at the AGM, has been nominated by the Nomination Committee. However, we would like each of you to either nominate yourself or someone you know to the remaining 2 positions in the Board.
IEEE Region 8 will be very present in Sweden in 2017: The Region 8 Director 2017-2018 will be Margaretha Ericsson, Sweden. The next Region 8 meeting will be in Stockholm in March 2017.
Last but not least, SEASONS GREETINGS !
Chair IEEE Sweden Section