Young Professionals

R8 Young Professionals Newsletter 2017 [3rd edition]

Yet another Region 8 Young Professionals Newsletter issue! This time, we have refreshed the design of the newsletter to match the new Young Professionals logo; we hope you like it!

Throughout this newsletter, you will get the chance to run into some already known familiar sections, as well as some brand new topics, like our role in humanitarian activities and how to handle a career shift in your professional life. And no, we didn’t forget, hot hot hot: Cross-Sectional Student and Young Professionals Congresses took place this year! You can read about our adventures in this issue. When finished, pick the one closest to you and meet us there in 2019!

To download the .pdf version, click here R8YP_Newsletter_2017.pdf

If you wish to contribute with material for the next edition (2018), you can reach us at Feedback and input for improvements are always most welcome!

Yours truly,

Region 8 Young Professionals team


We are Young Professionals

Young Professionals, previously known as Graduates of Last Decade (GOLD), is the group of IEEE members that have completed their first academic degree within the last 15 years. The Young Professionals program has been established to provide the framework and tools necessary for Sections to use in their efforts of retaining recent graduates, but also to engage young entrepreneurs with the IEEE community.

Benefits of the IEEE Young Professionals program include:

  • IEEE technology and information resources
  • Online research & career resources
  • Online job search
  • Online seminars
  • Professional networking opportunities
  • Peer connection
  • Local social and technical activities
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Skill building opportunities

The left menu will help you navigate and find interesting topics, news, contacts and support. Enjoy!

R8 Young Professionals Committee