IEEE, an association dedicated to advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity, is the world’s largest technical professional society. It is designed to serve professionals involved in all aspects of the electrical, electronic, and computing fields and related areas of science and technology that underlie modern civilization. IEEE’s roots go back to 1884 when electricity began to become a major influence in society. There was one major established electrical industry, the telegraph, which since the 1840s had come to connect the world with a data communications system faster than the speed of transportation. The telephone and electric power and light industries had just gotten underway. Memberships build a platform to introduce careers in technology to students around the world. It stimulates a common desire to continuously learn, interact, collaborate, and innovate. It Provides resources and opportunities you need to keep on top of changes in technology. It offers access to technical innovation, cutting-edge information, networking opportunities, and exclusive member benefits.