News Archive

News and press releases from the IEEE Standards Association.


Below is a listing of news releases for 2017.

IEEE Unveils Details of “Tech for Humanity Series” Held at the Annual SXSW® 2017 Festival
16 February

IEEE Announces Standards Project Addressing Algorithmic Bias Considerations
09 March

IEEE Publishes IEEE 802.3bu™ for Provisioning Power over Data Lines (PoDL) of Single Balanced Twisted-Pair Ethernet
15 March

IEEE Solicits Global Input on Recently Introduced Vision for Prioritizing Human Wellbeing with Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems
16 March

IEEE Approves New Standards Project IEEE P2755™—Guide to Terms and Concepts in Intelligent Process Automation
22 March

IEEE Announces Industry Connections Activity: New Ethernet Applications
28 March

IEEE Publishes Standard Amendment for 1000 Mb/s Ethernet Operation Over Plastic Optical Fiber
30 March

IEEE Driving Collaboration on Advancing Blockchain Adoption Within the Pharmaceutical Industry
18 April

IEEE-SA Announces Initiative Designed to Protect Digital Identity for the Global Community
27 April

IEEE Announces Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) Standards Projects In Advance of Participation at Augmented World Expo
09 May

IEEE Announces Significant Enhancements Available with Release of IEEE 802.11ai and IEEE 802.11 Wireless Standards
08 June

IEEE Announces IT Healthcare Standard and New Projects in Advance of the IEEE Annual International Conference of the Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC '17)
29 June

IEEE Publishes 802.11ah-2016 Standard Amendment Extending Range and Improving Energy Efficiency in the Sub 1 GHz band
18 July

IEEE Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Autonomous Systems (AS) Drives, together with IEEE Societies, New Standards Projects; Releases New Report on Prioritizing Human Well-Being
19 July

IEEE and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Team on Standards Development for Intercloud Interoperability and Federation
25 July

IEEE Approves Standards Project for Quantum Computing Definitions
23 August

IEEE Co-Sponsoring Inaugural 2017 Wearables & Medical Interoperability (WAMI) Workshop
08 September

IEEE and Ecuadorian Standardization Service (INEN) Sign Agreement to Translate and Distribute IEEE Standards in Ecuador
13 September

IEEE Announces Formation of IEEE 802.3 Beyond 10km Optical PHYs Study Group
19 September

21st Global Standards Collaboration Meeting (GSC-21) Convenes World’s Leading Standards Bodies in Vienna, Austria
02 October

IEEE Approves Standards Project Addressing 3D Body Processing
10 October

IEEE Approves Standard Amendment Project to Meet Demand for Greater Than 1 Gb/s Automotive Ethernet
12 October

IEEE Releases Findings from First Detailed Study of Blockchain Adoption in the Pharmaceutical Enterprise
17 October

IEEE-SA elects new leaders for 2018 roles
07 November

IEEE 741™ Amends Criteria to Protect Class 1E Systems and Equipment in Nuclear Power Generating Stations
07 November

IEEE-SA (IEEE-SA) and TRON Forum Sign Agreement to Advance IoT Development and Interoperability
10 November

IEEE Publishes Technology Report on IEEE Wake-Up Radio™ Aimed at Significantly Increasing Battery Life for Wireless Devices
15 November

The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems Announces New Standards Projects
17 November

IEEE Forms Committee to Develop a Certification Plan for Rapid Charging of Electric Vehicles and Approves Standard Revision on Dynamic DC Charging up to 400kW
28 November

IEEE Announces Formation of IEEE 802.11™ Light Communications Study Group
30 November

IEEE-SA Recognizes Exceptional Contributions in Standards Development
04 December

IEEE Releases Ethically Aligned Design, Version 2 to show “Ethics in Action” for the Development of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (A/IS)
12 December

IEEE-SA Propels Global Technology Innovation Into 2018
13 December