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Grow your career in computer science and engineering by engaging with our global network of professionals.


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Find Connections in Your Field with Technical Communities

Contribute to the Growth of Your Field with Technical Communities

Joining a Technical Community (TC) within the IEEE Computer Society offers unparalleled opportunities to engage with experts and peers in your field. These communities play a pivotal role in shaping the technical content presented at leading conferences, ensuring that the latest advancements and research are shared.

As a member of a technical community, you can:

  • Be Where It Matters: Be in the room where discussions and decisions are made about your technical field, positioning yourself at the forefront of innovation and thought leadership.
  • Enhance Your Academic Credentials: Gain the exposure and experience that can support your pursuit of tenure at your university, showcasing your active engagement and contributions to the field.
  • Influence Conference Content: Help guide the technical content presented at computer science conferences, contributing to the direction and focus of discussions in your field.
  • Receive Recognition: Become eligible for awards that acknowledge your contributions and achievements within the community.
  • Access Travel Grants: Apply for travel grants that make attending conferences, symposiums, and workshops easier.
  • Stay Informed: Participate in critical conversations and stay updated on emerging trends to understand the current landscape in your technical domain.

Joining a technical community not only broadens your professional network but also positions you as a key player in the ongoing evolution of your discipline. Engage with like-minded professionals, share your expertise, and make a significant impact in your field.

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Resources for Women in Computing

Resources for Women in Computing

IEEE Computer Society recognizes that women around the world continue to face unique challenges in pursuit of careers within computer science and engineering. We’ve compiled helpful resources that support girls and women entering computing careers and referral recommendations for groups, networking, and awards.


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Collaborate with Sister Societies Globally

See our list of partnering organizations worldwide If you are a member of a sister society, and choose to join the IEEE Computer Society, you can deduct 10% from IEEE CS dues! Reach out to with any questions. Looking to establish an agreement? Please email

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Local Chapters

Student and professional chapters are supported worldwide to empower the computer science and engineering community at the local level. Chapters host regular meetings for socializing, discussion of hot topics, providing guest lecturers, and even organizing community building events for mentoring early career professionals. Best of all, local chapters possess the flexibility and resources for initiating creative projects.

Find Your Local Chapter

Local Chapters