IEEE USA Webinar: That Bullet Is Not Magic – Avoid Presentation Mistakes and Create New Best Practices

IEEE USA will be presenting a webinar, led by Dr. Traci Nathans-Kelly, on slide design for presentations, titled "That Bullet Is Not Magic - Avoid Presentation Mistakes and Create New Best Practices " on December 4, 2014, 2:00-3:00pm EDT.  … [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...]

2013 IEEE PCS Conference Student Poster Competition Winners

1st Place – Tzu Wen Wu* (Univ. of Washington)

Congratulations to the six winners of the 2013 IEEE PCS student poster competition! Click on the thumbnails for full size images. Graduate Winners: Undergraduate Winners: * Team members: Praveen Shekhar, Zulka Ramirez, Marc Perez, Johnson Huynh and Jackie Holmes   … [Read more...]

Featured Article: Picture Perfect: Using Illustrations in Technical Communication

By Samartha Vashishtha, Content and Community Lead, Adobe Systems Ten years ago, a BBC.com feature1 made a startling observation. It warned that the addictive nature of Web browsing could leave the average human with an attention span of nine seconds—“roughly that of a goldfish.”2 The Internet has only become a bigger and busier place … [Read more...]

Podcast: Creating Effective Presentation Slides

Jean-luc Doumont, a world-acclaimed expert in oral presentations and a senior member of IEEE, addresses in his informative podcast the key methods you can employ to create effective presentation slides. … [Read more...]