IEEE Region 10 (R10) places a very high priority to assist Young Professionals in their early career by creating opportunities to network, refine and plan their career goals, and learn soft skills to boost their chances of success. Region 10 recognizes the vital role volunteers and affinity groups play in the realization of these objectives and has launched the Young Professionals Volunteer & Affinity Group awards scheme to recognize the efforts and achievements of those individuals and the community who have made a substantial contribution to IEEE and Young Professionals Affinity Groups.
IEEE Region 10 Young Professionals Volunteer Award
|R10 Young Professional Volunteer Award||Recognition||TBD||Certificate|
This award aims to encourage the high spirited volunteerism and contributions of individuals and showcase their initiatives that has benefited a larger volume of Young Professionals. The award will be conferred upon two young professionals; one from academia and one from industry, whose substantive projects or achievement of a relatively short nature (one to three years) have left an undeniable imprint on the fabric of Young Professionals operations within Region 10.
|2015||Academician: Nandakumar (Kerala Section)
Industry Practitioner:Vijay S Paul (Kerala Section)
|2012||2012: Maroof Raza (Lahore Section)
Ranjit R Nair (Kerala Section)
|2011||Rayees Nishad , Kerala Section|
|2010||Gowtham Prasad K N , Bangalore Section|
|2008||Yasuharu Ohgoe, Tokyo Section|
|2007||Sampathkumar Veeraraghavan, Madras Section|
|2006||Helene Fung, Western Australia Section|
IEEE Region 10 Young Professionals Affinity Group Award
|R10 YP Affinity Group Award||Recognition||TBD||Cash Prize $250 Plaque|
The purpose of this award is to recognize the achievements and activities of one best outstanding Young Professionals Affinity group in Region 10. This recognition will motivate the winners to do even better and serve as an example for others to follow. The award will be conferred upon one best Affinity group who has done quality activities and has secured high member increase and retention.
|2015||Bangalore and Kerala Section|