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Next IEEE Online Job Fair Sept. 21 – Students & Veterans ūüóļ

Wednesday, September 14th, 2016

Meet Recruiters Live from your PC, Tablet or Mobile
Inviting IEEE Members, Students and US Veterans

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 ~ 10 AM¬†‚Äst2 PM PDT

You are specially invited to attend the IEEE Career & Talent Expo, an IEEE member benefit and resource. Access the online talent community at no cost, whether you’re looking for a new job or planning your future, or just want to see what’s happening at the largest online job fair for STEM fields. Our resources are world class and there is something for everyone.

The online Expo is a fun and convenient way to learn about companies and the jobs they are looking to fill. You can visit as many companies as you like and talk directly to their recruiters through IM, group chat or video chat. Our online system is easy to use and a great way to connect from anywhere on your PC, tablet or mobile device.

This is a private event and you will need to use the code below to access companies, webinars & resources, click here to register,

Students will select Guest Package & enter STUDENTPASS in the Discount Code. IEEE Membership is not required.  Veterans will select the US Veteran Package and IEEE members will need their membership number.

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The event is hosted by the¬†, the world’s largest association for advancing technologies.

This event connects IEEE members and their guests with highly sought-after jobs and companies. The event is free for all IEEE members, students and US veterans.

The IEEE Online Career Expo connects companies with qualified IEEE members & other specially invited groups. The program provides world-class resources, assessment tools for job matching & the IEEE Career Advantage.


2016 IEEE MGA Outstanding Large Section Award – IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

18 June 2016



Dear Joseph Wei:

On behalf of the IEEE Member and Geographic Activities Board (MGA), I am pleased to formally advise you that the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 IEEE MGA Outstanding Large Section Award. The Section was selected for this award on behalf of your activities for the 2015 calendar year. The selection was approved by the Member and Geographic Activities Board during its 18 June 2016 meeting.

The Member and Geographic Activities Board is pleased to honor the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section for their outstanding support to IEEE and Region 6. This award consists of a plaque, which carries the following citation:

“For successful efforts in fulfilling the educational and scientific goals of IEEE for the benefit of the public by maintaining, enhancing, and supporting the Student Branches, Technical Chapters, and Affinity Groups of the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section in Region 6.”

On behalf of the entire IEEE Member and Geographic Activities Board, please convey our congratulations to the IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section for having achieved this honor.


Wai-Choong (Lawrence) Wong
2016 Vice President, IEEE Member and Geographic Activities
Chair, IEEE Member and Geographic Activities Board

Edward Aoki, Nominator
Thomas Coughlin, Region 6 Director
Kathleen Kramer, Region 6 Director-Elect
Jeffrey Pawlan, Region 6 Awards Chair
John Johnson, Chair, MGA Awards and Recognition Committee
Cecelia Jankowski, Managing Director, Member and Geographic Activities


IEEE Virtual Career and Talent Expo – Region 6

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

IEEE Virtual Career and Talent Expo

Region 6 is hosting an IEEE Career and Talent Expo June 1-30, 2015.  This unique event will link IEEE members to companies looking for individuals with our members’ skills and talents.

This virtual event, FREE for all IEEE members, will provide participants the opportunity to match not only your technical experience but also your personal skills to jobs requiring those skills.  A world recognized talent report is being provided to all Expo attendees, at no charge, to assist with 7 advantages for your career including: self awareness, resume writing, personal branding, 30-second commercial, a self-marketing tool, interviewing skills and the potential to be matched to a new job.


Engineering of the Future – Expect Awesome Jobs! .

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Inspiration for the next generation of engineers from our Buenaventura Section.  Thanks to Audrey Askegard for creating this wonderful video! Future Engineers







IEEE Job Site Cloud Computing Virtual Career Fair

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

From IEEE Career Alert:

Microsoft Is Hiring; The IEEE Job Site Is the Place to Go

From 1 to 21 October 2012, the IEEE Job Site will host a free Cloud Computing Virtual Career Fair sponsored exclusively by Microsoft. The career fair will allow software engineers to conduct job searches and apply for open positions in Microsoft’s Server & Tools Business. Microsoft staffers will be available for a Live Online Chat during the week of 12 October.

Get more information here:

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