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IEEE Region 6/4 OpCom Meeting in Phoenix
January 25 @ 11:00 am - January 27 @ 10:00 am
On January 25-27, 2019, Regions 6 and 4 will have their annual Operating Committee meetings which will feature a combination of interactive sessions, speakers and meetings.
The IEEE Region 6 Opcom is the largest annual IEEE Region 6 meeting, and gathers together the entire IEEE Region 6 Committee – Including the chairs of all IEEE Region 6 sections, Region 6 Area and Activity Chairs, and Region 6 Executive Committee Officers. The theme is Innovation, Imagination, and Inspiration for 2019. In addition to regular region business, bylaws, and budget, the meeting includes extensive training and opportunities to learn from local and global IEEE experts including 2019 IEEE President, 2019 IEEE President, and leaders from major technical and educational activities and organizations across IEEE. Candidates and leaders from IEEE-USA will be presenting on advocacy and professional activities that advance technology for humanity.
The event will incorporate the IEEE-USA Awards Ceremony as part of Saturday’s luncheon.
Lunch and Registration begin at noon, Friday
Program begins at 1 pm Friday, January 25 and ends at noon on Sunday, January 27.
Saturday program is 8:30 am-5:30 pm, followed by Off-site event
Sunday program is 8:30 am to 11:00 am.
Friday, January 25
Lunch at the Hotel prior to the beginning of the program available at 12:00 pm with pre-registration
Afternoon program of IEEE Region activities including Vitality, Member Engagement, Student Activities, MGA Initiatives, and IEEE-USA and Region Director Candidate Forum
Reception at the Hotel after the program and dinner on your own
(Evening R6 Directors Forum – Budget, Bylaws, Sprited Discussion)
Saturday, January 26
Breakfast at the Hotel before the program
Program – Region and More
Lunch & IEEE-USA Awards and R6 Awards at the Hotel
Reception at the Hotel
Dinner Off-site – depart from hotel
Sunday, January 27
Breakfast at the Hotel
8:30 Program Begins
Educational and Technical Activities
Agenda includes meetings, speakers, sessions, reports, and workshops on these and other topics:
Admission & Advancement (Senior Membership)
Awards & Recognition
Conferences -Region 6
Creating Member Value
IEEE Presidential Candidate Forum
IEEE-USA Presidential Candidate Forum
IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu
Membership & Geographic Activities Updates
Professional Activities (PACE)
Public Visibility for Sections
Region 6 Area Meetings
Region 6 Opcom Business Meeting
Region 6 Budget
Sections Congress 2020
Section Operations and Planning
Treasurer and Financial Training
Women in Engineering
Embassy Suites Phoenix Tempe Airport
4400 South Rural Road