Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at IEEE

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IEEE’s mission to foster technological innovation and excellence to benefit humanity requires the talents and perspectives of people with different personal, cultural, and disciplinary backgrounds. IEEE is committed to advancing diversity in the technical profession, and to promoting an inclusive and equitable culture that welcomes, engages, and rewards all who contribute to the field, without regard to race, religion, gender, disability, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

Overcoming Systemic Racism Through System Engineering

Tynesia Boyea-Robinson’s proven strategy for creating real change.

IEEE Fellow Sandra K. Johnson

Her work developing a mobile money transfer app aims to help people fund worthy causes.

How Violence and Segregation Destroyed African American Innovation

Economist Lisa D. Cook’s research shows that African American patent levels didn’t recover to their per capita 1899 peak until 2010.

Rory Cooper’s Wheelchair Tech Makes the World More Accessible

This IEEE Fellow has introduced customized controls and builds wheelchairs for rough terrain.

Leading the Way for More LGBTQ Inclusivity in STEM

This IEEE member helps companies ramp up their inclusion efforts.

IEEE President’s Note: A Promise Is a Promise

Ray Liu, 2022 IEEE President & CEO, discusses the importance of diversity and inclusivity.

Diversity in STEM

Dr. Ramalatha Marimuthu, a retired educator, has dedicated her career to guiding students to use technology to develop unique solutions for social problems.

Students in Belize Grow a Passion for Computer Science Through Pathlight

The IEEE Computer Society helped expand the MSU x PathLight Coding program by 30 seats.

Victoria Serrano Helps Panamanian Students Discover STEM Through Lego Robots

IEEE member Victoria Serrano, with support from the IEEE Control Systems Society and EPICS in IEEE, has inspired close to 100 students through her STEM Beyond the Borders program.

IEEE Member Spotlight >>

IEEE members share their journeys

Women in Engineering: Electron Devices Society
Learn about womens' experiences in the electron devices field.


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Didem Gurder Broo
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