"The Gathering Storm:
Are You Engineering the Solutions?"
March 4 - 7, 2010
600 Marriott Drive,
Nashville, TN 37214
Phone: 615-889-9300 /
of the Keynotes and Awards Dinner are
The 2010 IEEE-USA Annual Meeting provided an
unparalleled training opportunity for IEEE’s
U.S. volunteers and members. Industry leaders
will explore one of the most
important engineering challenges facing the
world: STEM education and continuing
Norm Augustine (retired
CEO, Lockheed Martin), William Wulf (past
President, National Academy of Engineers) and Ed
Gordon (author of "Winning the Global Talent
Showdown") highlighted the challenges facing the
United States and the profession as it comes to
gripes with globalization of the high tech
Attendees were briefed on pressing
social, economic and political issues
surrounding STEM education, as well as training
in how to take outreach programs and ideas home.
In addition to the STEM education, the program
provided sessions on basic volunteer
training, interactive workshops honing
leadership skills, exhibits on the latest IEEE
products and services, opportunities for
networking and exchange of best practices, and
the IEEE-USA awards ceremony recognizing the
best of our U.S. engineers.
The 2010 IEEE-USA Annual Meeting also:
- Hosted exhibits and
pre-conference webinars focusing on the latest IEEE
activities, products and services.
- Offered discussions and
workshops from experts on engineering career development and
- Provided updates on
the IEEE-USA's current legislative priorities affecting
technology and engineering careers, and information on how
members may take part in an effective grassroots lobbying
- Highlighted outstanding
programs and services for local members provided by Section,
Chapters, Regions & Societies through poster sessions, panel
discussions and awards.
- Provided unparalleled
opportunities to meet and network with other IEEE members
from across the country and across all segments of the IEEE
leaders and membership, from senior managers to recent
college graduates and most IEEE Societies to exchange ideas and discuss issues of
importance to the U.S. engineering profession.
information on IEEE and IEEE-USA products and services.
- Provided a forum for
US Region and Section volunteers to meet, discuss and
exchange information on significant topics including
"Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
education, continuing career development, and policies that
support research and innovation" affecting U.S. members,
Sections and Regions.
were unable to join us in Nashville for the 2010
IEEE-USA Annual Meeting, 4-7 March, you can
Meeting Blog for recaps of the keynote talks
and session presentations.
Presentations are also available by link
from the Annual Meeting program.
PACE Network |
25 May, 2010