IEEE stands for The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
It is pronounced as eye-triple-e.
Why should I join?
IEEE will be essential to the global technical community and to technical professionals everywhere, and be universally recognized for the contributions of technology and of technical professionals in improving global conditions.IEEE Vision statement
IEEE provides a platform of networking with not only other students in technical fields but also professionals in technical areas e.g. Engineering and Computer Science. Furthermore, students can learn a lot from the frequent and various events held by IEEE e.g. symposiums and technical paper Writing training among others. There are various projects that a student can take part in as he/she solves the world issues. Moreover, frequent trips are held to different countries for engineering conventions; so a student travels to new places!
How do I join?
IEEE’s core purpose is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity.IEEE Mission statement