IEEE USA Webinar: Difficult Conversations

IEEE USA will be presenting a webinar, led by Dr. Julia Williams, on "Difficult Conversations — Strategies that can help make you a better listener, a better speaker, and a better person!" Date: 30 October 2014, Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT URL: http://www.ieeeusa.org/careers/webinars/2014/webinar-10-30-14.html Engineers need to take … [Read more...]

Nominations for the Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching

The Jay R. Gould Award for excellence in teaching technical communication honors the distinguished teaching career of Professor Gould. Professor Gould's academic mentorship of technical communication students guided many men and women into the profession. The award honors excellence in teaching that becomes true academic … [Read more...]

Awards, awards, awards!

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Thanks to everyone who came to IEEE ProComm 2014, especially those who attended the wonderful reception in the College of Fine Arts building at Carnegie Mellon University, where we celebrated the 2014 award winners. … [Read more...]

IEEE USA Webinar: Poster Presentations with Power

Date: 24 September 2014 Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT A webinar by Julia Williams, for the IEEE USA Building on her earlier IEEE USA webinar “Presentations with Power,” Dr. Julia Williams, president of the IEEE Professional Communication Society, presents a one hour webinar designed to help you make impactful, memorable poster presentations. … [Read more...]

2014 IEEE PCS Conference Student Poster Competition Winners

3rd Place - "Coffee" Miranda Byrd, Graphic Design, Avila Univ.

Congratulations to the three winners of the 2014 IEEE PCS student poster competition! Click on the thumbnails for larger images.   … [Read more...]

CFP: Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI)

4th Annual Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI)February 23-24, 2015East Carolina UniversityGreenville NCBuilding on the success of the previous three conferences,the Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI) explores the relationships between and within the contexts that affect complex information, information … [Read more...]

Call for AdCom Nominations 2014

The IEEE Professional Communication Society is managed by an administrative committee (AdCom) comprising 12 volunteers who work to assure that our society serves its members and the field of technical and professional communication. If you are interested in a higher level of involvement in PCS and IEEE, we invite you to consider being a candidate … [Read more...]

CFP: ENGINEERING LEADERS for Grand Challenges

World Congress on Engineering Education 2014 9 – 11 November 2014 in Doha, Qatar www.engineeringleaders.org The Grand Challenges for Engineering, identified by the National Academy of Engineering, represent the greatest contemporary opportunities for engineering disciplines to improve the lives of people worldwide. Those 14 … [Read more...]

New Release: A Scientific Approach to Writing for Scientists and Engineers

Writing for Engineers and Scientists

The IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS), with Wiley-IEEE Press, continues its book series titled Professional Engineering Communication with Dr. Robert E. Berger’s  A Scientific Approach to Writing for Scientists and Engineers. His unique perspective on how to build sentences, paragraphs, and longer pieces is an exercise in inductive … [Read more...]

Register Now for IPCC 2014 in Pittsburgh!

Please join us for our annual IEEE International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC). IPCC 2014 in Pittsburgh will serve as a meeting ground for discussions about communication and learning—in the classroom, in the workplace, and as a lifelong process. We invite technical communicators, engineers, educators, researchers, students, … [Read more...]