An index of 2015 news releases, by quarter, that were posted during the year. 

 

Fourth-quarter releases: October to December

Leaders of the Scientific Publishing Industry Recommend Practices to Ensure Technical Conference Content Quality
28 December 2015

IEEE, the world’s largest professional organization advancing technology for humanity, today announced it has worked with other publishing organizations, Elsevier and the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), to create recommendations regarding best practices to help ensure technical conference content quality.

Education Assistant or Privacy Nightmare? IEEE Identifies How Parents Really Feel about Their Kids Using Technology During 50 Percent of Their Free Time
30 November 2015

IEEE, the world’s largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, today announced the results of its Kids and Technology Survey, a national survey of 1,000 parents with children in grades K-8 that measured how and how often kids are using technology and parents’ primary concerns around this use.

IEEE and SMPTE® Make SMPTE Motion-Imaging Technology Standards and Articles Available in the IEEE Xplore® Digital Library
28 October 2015

IEEE and the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE), a leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, announced today that the SMPTE Digital Library has been incorporated into the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.

Hundreds of eLearning Library Courses Now Available in IEEE Xplore®
19 October 2015

IEEE now offers more than 400 eLearning courses through the IEEE eLearning Library in the newly mobile-optimized IEEE Xplore.

IEEE Survey Indicates When it Comes to Driverless Cars - You Can Take Me, but not My Kids
15 October 2015

IEEE, the world's largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity, released global survey results indicating a number of challenges in regards to the future of driverless vehicles. Respondents indicated that they wouldn’t feel comfortable with driverless vehicles transporting their children, as well as safety and trust in technology being the main barriers to consumer adoption.

Karen Bartleson Elected 2016 IEEE President-Elect
9 October 2015

IEEE announced that Karen Bartleson, Senior Director of Corporate Programs and Initiatives, Synopsys, Mountain View California, USA has been selected as the 2016 IEEE President-Elect.

Third-quarter releases: July to September

Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering (CSEE) Journal of Power and Energy Systems Now Available in IEEE Xplore Digital Library
30 September 2015

The CSEE Journal of Power and Energy Systems, an international journal featuring the latest research in power and energy systems, is now available in the IEEE Xplore digital library.

IEEE Launches IEEE Collabratec™ Enabling Technology Professionals to Network, Collaborate, and Create
28 September 2015

IEEE, the world's largest professional organization advancing technology for humanity, announced the launch of IEEE Collabratec™, a suite of online tools that enables technology professionals around the world to network, collaborate, create, and discover new career opportunities — all within a centralized hub.

IEEE Intelligent Transportation Roundtable Discussion
15 September 2015

On Friday, 28 August a live roundtable discussion with the brightest minds in the driverless vehicle industry was held.  The panel of experts examined the current state of the industry, as well as the future as it relates to technology, policy, and ethics.

Time's Up: IEEE Timeline Finds that Younger Generations are Playing Video Games for Shorter Periods of Time
19 August 2015

One of the most common behaviors of gaming aficionados over the years has been to sit for hours at a time playing with, or against, fellow gamers across the world, but recent findings from IEEE, the world’s largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, has dispelled myths of the “traditional” gamer.

Second-quarter releases: April to June

Tech Royalty Predict the Impact of their Contributions to World-Changing Technologies of the Future
22 June 2015

Pioneers of fundamental technological advances like nanotechnology, programming languages, digital storage, and advanced automotive safety technology were honored at the annual IEEE Honors Ceremony Gala in New York City at the Waldorf Astoria on 20 June.

3 June 2015
 

The achievements of IEEE Life Fellow Mildred S. Dresselhaus will be recognized with the IEEE Medal of Honor during the IEEE Honors Ceremony on 20 June in New York City, NY, USA. The event will be streamed live on IEEE.tv beginning at 6:30 p.m. ET (2230 UTC-04).

IEEE Xplore Digital Library Celebrates 15 Years of Information Driving Innovation
14 May 2015

IEEE, the world's largest professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity, is celebrating the 15th anniversary of its IEEE Xplore Digital Library, which provides online access to millions of the most cited articles in engineering and technology.

It’s All Up In Your Head!
8 April 2015

IEEE, the world's largest professional organization advancing technology for humanity, released global survey results indicating that the human mind will be the technology of choice to control devices used in everyday life in 2025.

First-quarter releases: January to March

IEEE and SMPTE® Partner to Bring Leading Content in Motion Imaging to the IEEE Xplore Digital Library
17 March 2015

IEEE, the world's largest professional organization advancing technology for humanity, has announced a partnership with the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries.

IEEE Statement Regarding Updating of its Standards-Related Patent Policy
8 February 2015

The IEEE Standards Association (“IEEE-SA”) provides a neutral body to foster the development of standards. IEEE-SA has established rules that must be followed in all IEEE standards development activities.