What's Happening Around the World
IEEE-SA Participates in Tokyo 5G Workshop
IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) and IEEE Japan Council jointly organized a 5G standards workshop in Tokyo on 22 April 2016. Over 100 participants attended this workshop, where experts in communication standards from IEEE, the Japanese ministry, and 5G Mobile Communications Promotion Forum shared their insights on the current progress of 5G standardization and its future outlook.
IEEE Takes a Lead Role at World Summit on the Information Society Forum
The annual World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum brought together the largest gathering of the ICT community that is focused on making the information society accessible to all. As a contributing sponsor to the WSIS Forum, IEEE actively participated in many areas, including making a high-level policy statement, acting as a high-level track facilitator, hosting a workshop titled Internet Governance, Security, Privacy and the Ethical Dimension of ICTs in 2030 and a World Cafe session focusing on eHealth for development.
About Global Engagement
IEEE seeks cooperation with relevant organizations and stakeholders from around the world to achieve global inclusiveness in the advancement of technology and to increase interoperability. Here is some information about specific relationships, activities, and processes.