IEEE Region 10 Congress
With the members spanning 165 countries of the globe, the Region 10 Congress gathers members of the Asia-Pacific Region together every two years to network, learn about the latest IEEE programs, and share strategies for enhancing membership. This is the biggest IEEE event for the students, young professionals, women in engineering (WIE) and life members in the region with ample opportunities to explore ideas, develop skills and discuss issues in their profession. The Region 10 Congress was first held in 2002 in Singapore, attracting 57 delegates. The event has since been held in Hong Kong (2004), Beijing (2005), Chennai (2007), Singapore(2009), Auckland, New Zealand (2011), Hyderabad (2013), Sri Lanka (2015) and Bangalore (2016).
IEEE Region 10 SYWL Congress 2016
The IEEE Region 10 (R10) Student/Young Professional/ Women in Engineering/Life Member (SYWL) Congress held from 25 – 27 of August 2016 in Bangalore brought together different groups of IEEE members – students, Young Professionals, women and Life Members – under one roof. The meeting was organized by the IEEE Bangalore section and supported by the Delhi, Pune, Uttar Pradesh, Hyderabad and Bangladesh sections as a part of the 50 years anniversary of IEEE Region 10. The meeting was attended by delegates of the R10 member countries including South Korea, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan. It integrated the youthful energy of the students and the wisdom of IEEE Life Members making the whole experience enriching for all the groups.