Welcome to the IEEE South Australia (SA) Section website. IEEE is a world-wide professional, technical and standardisation organisation covering the broad field of electrical and electronic engineering. The SA Section represents all IEEE members within the state of South Australia, which normally is between 400 and 500 members.
The Section is overseen by an Executive and Section Committee, and comprises specialist Chapters with in the areas of: Communications and Signal Processing; Computing; Control, Aerospace and Electronic Systems; Information Theory; Antennas and Propagation and Microwave Theory and Techniques; and Power and Energy. The Section also has three Affinity Groups - Young Professionals (YP), Women-in-Engineering (WIE), and Life Members Affinity Group (LMAG), as well as Student Branches at each of the three universities in South Australia.
We encourage you to peruse this site using the menu on the left. You can find out what activities are being held within SA, the awards and other benefits available to members, and the people involved in the Section.
To contact the Section please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
IEEE SA Section Distinguished Lecture Dinner 2017 - 17 October 2017
The IEEE SA Section is pleased to announce the 2017 IEEE SA Section Distinguished Lecture Dinner 2017:
Date: Tuesday 17 October 2017
Venue: Adelaide Pavilion, Veale Gardens
Distinguished Lecturer: Scientia Professor Veena Sahajwalla, FTSE HonFIEAust - Director of the Centre for Sustainable Materials Research and Technology (SMaRT), University of New South Wales.
More info by clicking here.
IEEE Educational Activities Program Updates
Keep up with the latest update on IEEE Education Activities by clicking here.
IEEE-SA Section Student-Industry Networking Event - 31 August 2017
The SA Young Professionals, our 3 Student Branches, and Women-In-Engineering Affinity Group are pleased to announce the 2017 IEEE SA Section Student-Industry Networking Event:
Time and Date: 6:30 - 8:30 PM, Thursday 31st August 2017
Venue: Ingkarni Wardli Building Atrium, The University of Adelaide
Download the flyer of the event by clicking here.
For catering purposes RSVPs via email to Dr Pina Dall’Armi-Stoks (email@example.com) by 28th August 2017.
Joint CAES and C&SP Technical Presentation - 17 August 2017
The IEEE SA Chapter on Control and Aerospace and Electronic Systems (CAES) and Communications and Signal Processing (C&SP) Chapters are pleased to announce the following talk:
Title: Radar Detection Theory of Sliding Window Processes
Presenter: Dr. Graham Weinberg, Defence Science and Technology Group
Time and Date: 4:00 - 5:00 PM, Thursday, 17 August 2017
Venue: Level 5 common room, Ingkarni Wardli, The University of Adelaide
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ANZSCON 2017 - IEEE Australia & New Zealand Student & Young Professional Congress Travel Grant
IEEE South Australia Section are opening the invitation to all IEEE student/women in engineering/ young professional members from South Australia for financial support applications for the ANZSCON 2017 - IEEE Australia & New Zealand Student & Young Professionals Congress. This will be held from 10th – 11th of August 2017 in Sydney, Australia. Chosen candidates will be provided with up to approx. AUD 600 to be used exclusively for travel, registration and accommodation costs. It is expected that this amount will cover the full funding required. However, the students are encouraged to seek other sources of funding to participate IEEE Sections Congress which would be held from 11th - 13th August in Sydney, Australia. Other funding sources may include University, fundraising or personal funding.
- 18th April 2017: IEEE South Australia Section Travel Grant Applications Open
- 6nd May 2017: IEEE South Australia Section Travel Grant Applications Close
- 13th May 2017: Successful applicant(s) notified
Download the travel grant application form by clicking here
IEEE CAES Technical Presentation - 20 April 2017
The IEEE SA Chapter on Control and Aerospace and Electronic Systems (CAES) is pleased to announce the following talk:
Title: Radar Target Detection in Sea Clutter Using Time Frequency Analysis
Presenter: Mr. Vichet Duk, The University of Adelaide
Time and Date: 4:00 - 5:00 PM, Thursday, 20 April 2017
Venue: Room S111, Engineering South, North Terrace, The University of Adelaide
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JTP Event - Tuesday 18 April 2017
The IEEE SA section is pleased to announce the following JTP presentation:
Title: Towards a Renewable Electricity Supply: Opportunities, Threats and Requirements
Presenter: Keith Kikkert
Date: Tuesday 18th April 2017
Venue: Engineers Australia - Level 11, 108 King William St, ADELAIDE SA 5000.
Please register your attendance by clicking here.
List of events for the Electrical Joint Technical Program 2017 now available online.
Please click here to download the Joint Technical Program for 2017.
Please note that regular JTP meetings (except for site visits) are held at a new venue:
Level 11, 108 King William Street
Adelaide SA 5000
(For a list of carparks please click here.)
More information by clicking here.
IEEE SA Section Committee Meeting Schedule 2017
The IEEE SA Section Committee meetings will be held on the following dates:
- Monday 10th April 2017
- Tuesday 13th June 2017
- Monday 14th August 2017
- Monday 9th October 2017
We are also intending to hold the DLD in November and the AGM is proposed for early December. Dates for both of these events are still TBD.
2017 Unsung Hero Awards of South Australian Science
These awards aim to recognise those who have not yet received significant recognition for their contribution to science or science communication.
There are 2 awards: the Unsung Hero of South Australian Science and the Unsung Hero of South Australian Science Communication.
Applications close on 2 June. More information by clicking here.
Updated guidelines for two new IEEE SA Section awards: IEEE SA Section Outstanding Young Volunteer Award and IEEE SA Section Outstanding Student Volunteer Award.
For more details on the award see the Awards section of our website.