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The voting membership of IEEE annually elects officers that serve on the top-tier IEEE governing bodies.


IEEE Members Selected Howard E. Michel as 2014 IEEE President-Elect

Howard E. Michel for IEEE President-Elect, 2014 (Nominated by IEEE Board of Directors)

8 October 2013: Howard E. Michel, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA has been selected as 2014 IEEE President-Elect. Pending acceptance of the Teller's Committee report by the IEEE Board of Directors on 24-25 November, Michel will begin serving as IEEE President on 1 January 2015. He will succeed 2014 IEEE President J. Roberto B. de Marca of Pontifical Catholic University in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The other candidate for 2014 IEEE President-Elect was Tariq S. Durrani of the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, United Kingdom. Both candidates were nominated by the IEEE Board of Directors.

Of the members who voted, (23,745) selected Howard E. Michel, and (20,407) selected Tariq S. Durrani.

Results of the 2013 IEEE Annual Election

IEEE President-Elect, 2014
  • Howard E. Michel (Nominated by IEEE Board of Directors) 
IEEE Division II Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014
  • Hirofumi Akagi (Nominated by IEEE Division II) 
IEEE Division IV Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014
  • William W. Moses (Nominated by IEEE Division IV) 
IEEE Division VI Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014
  • Rob Reilly (Nominated by IEEE Division VI) 
IEEE Division VIII Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014
  • John W. Walz (Nominated by IEEE Division VIII) 
IEEE Division X Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014
  • Kazuhiro Kosuge (Nominated by IEEE Division X) 
IEEE Region 1 Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014-2015
  • Ronald A. Tabroff (Nominated by IEEE Region 1) 
IEEE Region 3 Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014-2015
  • James M. Conrad (Nominated by IEEE Region 3) 
IEEE Region 5 Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014-2015
  • Francis B. Grosz, Jr. (Nominated by IEEE Region 5) 
IEEE Region 7 Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014-2015
  • Witold M. Kinsner (Nominated by IEEE Region 7) 
IEEE Region 9 Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2014-2015
  • Antonio C. Ferreira (Nominated by IEEE Region 9) 
IEEE Standards Association President-Elect, 2014
  • Bruce P. Kraemer (Nominated by IEEE Standards Association) 
IEEE Standards Association Board of Governors Member-at-Large, 2014-2015
  • Robert S. Fish (Nominated by IEEE Standards Association) 
IEEE Standards Association Board of Governors Member-at-Large, 2014-2015
  • Herbert S. Bennett (Nominated by IEEE Standards Association) 
IEEE Technical Activities Vice President-Elect, 2014
  • Vincenzo Piuri (Nominated by Petition) 
IEEE-USA President-Elect, 2014
  • James A. Jefferies (Nominated by IEEE-USA) 
IEEE-USA Member-at-Large, 2014-2015
  • Thomas G. Habetler (Nominated by IEEE-USA)