Chapters Host Successful Events
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., 23 February, 2011 – Two IEEE Computer Society chapters recently held successful events that drew large crowds.
An Android seminar organized by the Computer Society Student Branch chapter at the Rochester Institute of Technology on 13 January attracted more than 200 participants. Past-Chair Chris Decker led of the lab portion of the event. To read more about the event, visit http://www.thetigerbeat.com/blog/?p=2779.
The Chennai chapter of the Computer Society of India and the IEEE Computer Society recently organized a talk "Futuristic Information and Communication Technologies and Their Possible Implications for Biomedical Applications," by V. Lakshmi Narasimhan, a computer science and software engineering professor at East Carolina University, US. To read an interview with Dr. Narasimhan in The Hindu, visit http://www.thehindu.com/business/Industry/article1140050.ece.
Chapters provide an opportunity for Computer Society members in local areas to network with colleagues, develop activities for professional development, and share expertise through technical exchange. The Computer Society has over 200 chapters, national and international, professional and student. To find out more about Chapter Activities, visit http://www.computer.org/portal/web/chapters.
About the IEEE Computer Society
With nearly 85,000 members, the IEEE Computer Society is the world’s leading organization of computing professionals. Founded in 1946, and the largest of the 38 societies of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Computer Society is dedicated to advancing the theory and application of computer and information-processing technology, and is known globally for its computing standards activities. For more information, go to http://www.computer.org.