Election Announcements

2 October 2017

The Computer Society's 2017 Official Election Results can be found here.

Read the Official Election Results Press Release from the Press Room

Thank you to all the voters for the continued support to the 2017 Computer Society Election period.  



7 August  2017

2017 IEEE Computer Society Election Candidates

Online balloting available from 7 August 2017 to 12:00 Noon EDT on 25 September 2017

Candidates for 2018 President-Elect (2019 President) - Vote for 1

  • Cecilia Metra
  • Hausi A. Muller

Candidates for 2018 First Vice President - Vote for 1

  • Gregory T. Byrd
  • Stefano Zanero

Candidates for 2018 Second Vice President - Vote for 1

  • Dennis J. Frailey
  • Vladimir Getov

Candidates for 2018-2020 Board of Governors - Vote for 7

  • Edward A. Addy
  • Hal Berghel
  • Andy Chen
  • Sven Dietrich
  • Forrest Shull
  • John Johnson
  • Kinshuk
  • Sy-Yen Kuo
  • David Lomet
  • Dimitrios Serpanos
  • Hayato Yamana

(All Candidates Names are listed in alphabetical order in computer.org).



1 August 2017

Watch the Presidential Town Hall 

Featuring for the first time IEEE-CS Presidential Candidates:
Cecilia Metra & Hausi Muller
26 July 2017

Moderator: David Alan Grier
2013 IEEE Computer Society President

Elections Opens Monday, 7 August 2017


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31 July 2017

Election Day is Fast Approaching!

President's Message



“The Computer Society is the leading IEEE society is creating new and innovative products such as industry events and winning publication awards like APEX for Computer magazine. The Computer Society is your society and you, the members, have made it what it is by your inputs, your suggestions and not least of all, by your participation in the selection of our leadership which has allowed us to produce these great achievements. The time has come again for you to make informed and wise choices. Please read the candidates biographies, position statements, and achievements in making your selection of the individuals who will continue to lead the Computer Society as the premiere computing organization for industry, academia, and governments. Your vote is your voice in defining the future of your Computer Society. Thank you in advance for your participation in the upcoming election.” -- Jean-Luc Gaudiot, 2017 President, IEEE CS



23 June 2017

2017 IEEE Annual Election

Candidates for IEEE Division VIII Delegate-Elect/Director-Elect, 2018

Read Candidate Response to Questions Posed by IEEE in Computer Magazine (pdf)

Society:  IEEE Computer Society
The IEEE election begins on 15 August 2017 -  Ended on 2 October 2017.

23 June 2017

IEEE Annual Election: IEEE President-Elect Candidates

IEEE President-Elect Candidates Address Computer Society Concerns

The IEEE election begins on 15 August 2017  -  Ended on 2 October 2017.
  • Jose M. F. Moura (Nominated by Petition)
  • Vincenzo Piuri (Nominated by IEEE Board of Directors)
  • Jacek M. Zurada (Nominated by IEEE Board of Directors)



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