2007-April – Sofia

2007, April – Sofia Agenda Book Index

This is a browsable version of the printed Sofia Agenda book. You can download the complete Agenda Book here [43 MB].

Table of Content

3-5Agenda Sofia:  Agenda
6Floor Plan Kempinski:  FloorPlan
7-72OpCom & VC Reports
Awards & Recognitions:  AwardsandRecognitions
New Sections Development:  NewSectionsDevelopment
Past Director:  PastDirector
Treasurer:  Treasurer
Membership Activities:  MembershipActivities
Student Activities:  r8sac_sofia
Technical Activities:
73-115Section Reports [in alphabetical order]
AustriaIceland:  IcelandRomania:  Romania
Bahrain:  Sofia_Bulgaria+April+2007IranRussia
BelarusIsraelRussia (Northwest):  Russia-Northwest
Benelux:  BeneluxItalyRussia (Siberia):  Russia-Siberia
Bosnia and Herzegovina:  BosniaHerzegovinaJordan:  JordanSaudi Arabia:  SaudiArabia
Bulgaria:  BulgariaKenya:  KenyaSaudi Arabia (West):  SaudiArabiaWest
Croatia:  CroatiaKuwaitSerbia and Montenegro:  SerbiaMontenegro
Cyprus:  CyprusLebanon:  LebanonSlovenia:  Slovenia
Czechoslovakia:  CzechoslovakiaLithuania:  LithuaniaSouth Africa:  SouthAfrica
Denmark:  DenmarkMalta:  MaltaSpain:  Spain
EgyptMorocco:  MoroccoSweden:  Sweden
Egypt (Alexandria Subsection)Nigeria:  NigeriaSwitzerland:  Switzerland
Estonia:  EstoniaNorway:  NorwayTanzania Subsection
FinlandOmanTurkey:  Turkey
France:  FrancePoland:  PolandUkraine:  Ukraine
Germany:  GermanyPortugal:  PortugalUnited Arab Emirates
GreeceQatarUnited Kingdom and Republic of Ireland:  UKRI
Hungary:  HungaryRepublic of Macedonia:  RepublicMacedonia
116-136Motions, Attendance List and Minutes of the 87th IEEE Region 8 Committee Meeting in Belgrade/Serbia:  BelgradeMeeting
137-141Robert’s Rules:  RobertsRules
142IEEE Code of Ethics:  IEEECodeEthics
Other reports and presentations
IEEE Foundation
IEEE Region 8 Concentration Banking Account & Debit Card Incentive Program:  Banking
IEEE R8 Voluntary Contribution Fund Coordinator (Excel file ):  VCF

2007, April – Sofia

This page contains information about the IEEE Region 8 Committee Meeting held in Sofia on 14-15 April 2007.

Please note that these documents are only accessible to registered voting committee members who were granted access. Please contact r8webmaster@ieee.org to claim those rights.


Please find all details about expense reimbursement in Brian Harrington’s e-mail sent on 21 April 2007.

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Pictures online

Thanks to Celia Desmond, Eva Gutsmiedl and Kazimieras Bagdonas who were willing to share their pictures of the Sofia meeting, we have been able to set up a gallery. Follow the Pictures link in the main menu to see all the pictures.

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General Information and files

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Agenda Book

The complete Agenda book can be downloaded here [single zip file, 43MB].

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Schedule for IEEE Region 8 Meeting in Sofia/Bulgaria

Friday, 13th April 2007
09:00 AM
01:00 PM
Student Activities CommitteeMelnik
09:00 AM
11:00 AM
Membership DevelopmentVarna
11:00 AM
01:00 PM
01:00 PM
03:00 PM
Conferences Organization In Region 8Melnik
01:00 PM
03:00 PM
Professional Activities MeetingVitosha
03:00 PM
06:00 PM
ComSoc Wireless Workshop:  friday_pm0300_comsoc_wireless_workshopVarna
04:00 PM
06:00 PM
Conferences and Chapters Joint MeetingPlovdiv
Educational Activities Meetingextra meeting room
Membership Activities CommitteeVitosha
New Officer TrainingMelnik
05:00 PM
07:00 PM
06:00 PM
07:00 PM
Meeting with Local VolunteersVitosha
07:00 PM
10:00 PM
Reception & Dinner
Saturday, 14th April 2007
08:00 AM
10:00 AM
Education Products and Usage in Region 8 (Moshe Kam):  saturday_am0800_educational_activitiesBallroom
08:00 AM
12:00 AM
Industry Relation Activities and ISBIR Program (George Paunovic, Rami Mushcab, Ferhan Ozkan)
–  saturday_am0800b_isbir_program_emine
–  saturday_am0800c_isbir_web_luka
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
Coffee Break
10:15 AM
12:15 PM
Transnational Project:  saturday_am1015_transnational_committeeBallroom
12:15 PM
01:30 PM
88th IEEE Region 8 Committee Meeting
01:30 PM
Introduction & Roundcall (J-G. Remy, C. Borgert)Ballroom
01:45 PM 01:55 PMAdoption of the Agenda (C. Borgert)
01:55 PM 02:10 PMApproval of the Belgrade Minutes (C. Borgert)
02:10 PM 02:15 PMMotion on VCSA Voting Rights (J-G. Remy)
02:15 PM 02:30 PMIEEE ExCom Presentation (C. Desmond):  saturday_pm0215_ieee_celia
02:30 PM 02:45 PMIEEE Foundation Presentation (R. Gowen):  saturday_pm0230_foundation
02:45 PM 03:00 PMIEEE Regional Activities Direction (C. Jankowski):  saturday_pm0245_rad_cj
03:00 PM 03:15 PMAwards

03:15 PM 15:35 PMCoffee Break
03:35 PM 03:45 PMIEEE Education Activities (M. Kam):  saturday_pm0335_educational_activities_short
03:45 PM 04:15 PMDirector Elect Candidates Presentation, Q&A

04:15 PM 05:00 PMPresident Elect Candidates Presentation, Q&A

05:00 PM 05:10 PMConcentration Banking (Marc Apter, Pedro Ray): 
05:10 PM 05:25 PMPresentation on MBU (P. Ray):  saturday_pm0510_mbu
05:25 PM 05:29 PMInformation on Sections Congress 2008 (A. Davies):  saturday_pm0525_sc08
05:30 PM
08:00 PM
Social Event
08:00 PM –Region 8 Dinner
Sunday, 15th April 2007
88th IEEE Region 8 Committee Meeting (continued)
08:15 AM 08:35 AMDirectors presentation (J-G Remy):  sunday_am0815_directorBallroom
08:35 PM 08:45 PMDirector Presentation Approval
08:45 AM 09:05 AMTreasurer’s report (B. Harrington):  sunday_am0845_treasurer
09:05 AM 09:15 AMTreasurer Report Approval
09:15 AM 09:35 AMVC SP & Chair N&A Committee Report (B. Zajc):  saturday_pm0335_baldomir
09:35 AM 09:45 AMApproval
09:45 AM 10:05 AMCoffee Break
10:05 AM 10:50 AMVC SA Report & Approval (M. Bastiaans)

10:50 AM 11:35 AMVC MA Report & Approval (M. Delimar):  sunday_am1050_mac
11:35 AM 12:20 AMVC TA Report & Approval (G. Paunovic):  sunday_am1135_tac
12:20 AM 12:30 AMWrap-up, next meeting and adjourn
12:30 PMLunch