IEEE Toronto Section



Welcome to the IEEE Toronto Section, bringing together IEEE members from the Greater Toronto Area. We invite you to come to our events, get in touch with our volunteers, or just read about some of our activities on this web site.

Upcoming Events

August 17, 2018


News & Announcements

2018 Outstanding Section Membership Recruitment and Retention Performance
We are pleased to announce that the IEEE Toronto Section has met both of its recruitment and retention goals for the 2018 membership year. Thank you and congratulations to all members of the IEEE Toronto Section!

The membership development goals were developed based on our section’s three year performance. Your effort in both recruiting and retaining your members is truly making a difference both locally and in the overall growth of IEEE..

Honorable Mention – 2017 WIE Affinity Group of the Year
Congratulations to the IEEE Toronto WIE Affinity Group for being named as the recipient of an Honorable Mention for the 2017 WIE Affinity Group of the Year Award. This award is given for demonstrated dedication and service to women in engineering, and providing enriching opportunities to section members and the greater community.

New Executive for IEEE Toronto 2018-2019
At the beginning of the year, a new set of officers has taken over the leadership of our section for the term 2018 – 2019. They are: Olivier Trescases, PhD, PEng, IEEE SM as IEEE Toronto Section Chair, Ali Nabavi, PhD, PEng, IEEE SM as IEEE Toronto Section Vice-Chair, Maryam Davoudpour, PhD, IEEE SM as IEEE Toronto Section Secretary, and Marjan Alavi, PhD, PEng as IEEE Toronto Section Treasurer. We are grateful to Olivier, Ali, Maryam, and Marjan for their dedication to the IEEE and the Toronto Section, and wish them all the best in their new positions. Learn more about the new leadership of our section for the 2018 – 2019 term.

2017 Outstanding Section Membership Retention Performance
We are happy to announce that the IEEE Toronto Section has been awarded the “2017 Outstanding Section Membership Retention Performance” based on it’s three year membership development performance. Thank you to all of the volunteers that helped achieve this goal and all of our valuable members who continue to contribute to the advancement of electrical, electronics and computer engineering and computer science.

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BSC 2018 June 6 to 7, 2018 – Toronto, Ontario
BSC 2018 will take place in Toronto, Ontario from June 6 to 7, 2018. Find out more information at Some important dates include: Submission deadline of Apr. 5 2018, Acceptance notification April 29 2018, Final papers due May 13 2018, and Conference dates June 6 – 7 2018. The main sponsor is Canadian Society for Information Theory, and the technical co-sponsors are Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Incorporated (IEEE), Toronto Section SP Chapter, Toronto Section WIE Affinity Group, Toronto Section COM/BT Jt Chapter, Toronto Section IM/RA Joint Chapter.