Vision and Commitment

Our vision and commitment guides who we serve and what we do as an organization.
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IEEE Computer Society Vision

To be the leading provider of technical information, community services, and personalized services to the world’s computing professionals.


IEEE Computer Society Goal

Be essential to the global technical community and computer professionals everywhere and be universally recognized for the contributions of technical professionals in developing and applying technology to improve global conditions.


IEEE Computer Society Field of Interest

The scope of the Society shall encompass all aspects of theory, design, practice, and application relating to computer and information processing science and technology.


IEEE Computer Society Strategic Plan 10: Providing Value to the Whole Community

The IEEE Computer Society Strategic Plan 10 lays out a set of priorities and a framework for advancing work in strategic areas over the next three years. Our goal in developing this strategic plan was to provide cross-cutting strategic goals that communicate priorities that can be applied throughout the Society’s programs, products, and services to align activities across the organization.

For more information, read the IEEE Computer Society Strategic Plan 10: Executive Summary.

Strategic Goals for the Society – What we want to achieve

Goal 1. Engage more students and early career professionals

Goal 2. Engage more industry individuals and organizations

Goal 3. Lead the way in new technical areas

Strategic Themes for the Society – How the Society needs to work

Theme 1. Empower and diversify volunteer base

Theme 2. Enable nimbleness in execution

Theme 3. Maintain focus on diversity and inclusion


Commitment to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion


IEEE Computer Society Constitution

The IEEE Computer Society’s purpose and scope are also described in its Constitution.