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Affinity Groups

IEEE affinity groups are non-technical subunits of one or more Sections or a Council. An affinity group is a local unit of an IEEE organizational unit or standing committee, established by petition to the parent organizational unit, to fulfill the purposes of IEEE. 

Young Professionals (YP)

IEEE Young Professionals is an international community of enthusiastic, dynamic, and innovative members and volunteers. IEEE is committed to helping young professionals evaluate their career goals, polish their professional image, and create the building blocks of a lifelong and diverse professional network.

Affiliation with IEEE Young Professionals is open to Graduate Students and higher grade members with early career interests at no additional cost. IEEE Young Professionals provides career advantage resources and helps members leverage the power of the global network through its expanding Affinity Groups and volunteer opportunities.

Women In Engineering (WIE)

IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to promoting women engineers and scientists.

Mission and Vision of IEEE WIE:

  • The mission of IEEE WIE is to facilitate the recruitment and retention of women in technical disciplines globally.
  • IEEE WIE envisions a vibrant community of IEEE women and men collectively using their diverse talents to innovate for the benefit of humanity.