IEEE-SA Board of Governors

Responsible for overseeing the operations and establishing policy for the IEEE-SA.


IEEE-SA Board of Governors

3-4 February 2016
Vienna, Austria

Attendance Registration Deadline
Monday, 11 January 2016

Attendance Registration is required.
Register Now!

Board of Governors #1, Forum, Reception, Board of Governors #2
View the full meeting schedule PDF format

BOG Forum
The Forum provides an environment where subjects of interest to the BOG can be discussed outside of the formal meeting setting.

The Forum will be held on Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 6:00pm – 7:30pm at the InterContinental Vienna, Salon Schubert Room. Topic is “Role of Technology Standards in Trade Policy” facilitated by Ms. Karen McCabe, IEEE-SA Senior Director, Technology Policy and International Affairs. A social reception will be held afterwards.

Board of Governors
Board members are asked to arrange their schedules to be present at least for the entire two-day meeting, as the entire body is responsible for all decisions that are made during the meeting. The agenda will be available at a later date.

Hotel Information
InterContinental Vienna Hotel
Johannesgasse 28, Vienna Austria 1030
+43 (0) 1 711 220

Guestroom Rate
EUR 155 Single / EUR 175 Double
Inclusive of taxes and service charge, daily buffet breakfast in Restaurant Parlor, guestroom internet, and Health Club facilities
Book your Hotel guestroom reservation external link

Guestroom Reservation Cut-Off Date
The cut-off date for InterContinental guestroom reservations at this rate/block is Monday, 11 January 2016.
After that date, reservations will be accepted on a space available basis.
Please make your reservation as soon as possible.

Note: If your flight arrives early, you may want to book your room one night prior to guarantee early check-in.

InterContinental Vienna Guestroom Reservation Service
Telephone: +43 1 71122 62

The InterContinental Vienna Hotel is approximately 30 minutes from Vienna International Airport.
Taxi fare is approximately EUR 40.
Check with your taxi driver regarding cash/credit.
A private chauffeur from airport to the InterContinental is approximately EUR 58 and may be coordinated directly with the hotel.

City Airport Train can reach the station “Wien Mitte Landstrasse”; from there it’s approximately 10 minutes walking distance to the hotel.

Attention BOG Members
If unable to attend, please advise via email or check "unable" on the registration form.

For travel information such as visa requirements, travel warnings, health considerations, please consult your local Austrian representation or your country's foreign travel resources.

Questions regarding travel plans may be directed to Mary Ellen Hanntz, Sr. Meeting and Event Planner,