Virtual Events


Check out the latest virtual events hosted by IEEE Educational Activities. Engage with industry experts and innovators on the latest advancements in technology and engineering, STEM education, and more.

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9 April 2020 (8:00pm ET) TryEngineering Live: Engineer Spotlight with Burt Dicht
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Missed the live events? These webinars are now available on demand!

Online Delivery of Engineering Programs: Tips You Can Use From an Experienced ABET-Accredited Program
In 2013, Arizona State University’s Electrical Engineering program became the first bachelor’s level ABET-accredited engineering program to be available 100% online. In this webinar, Director of the School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering Stephen Phillips discusses online delivery strategies and techniques for faculty.

IEEE Virtual Tech Talk: Personal Digital Twins
In this virtual panel session with IEEE Future Directions, our speakers address the potential usefulness of digital twins in the context of today’s world—specifically related to epidemic alerts, monitoring, and containment. The panel session also addresses sensitive issues surrounding the technology such as the stigma around the use of personal digital twins and how it may affect our privacy.

Tips on Engineering eLearning for Pre-University Students
As pre-university schools close due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many parents and teachers are looking for home learning tools. IEEE TryEngineering team members discuss available resources and provide tips and tricks for teaching engineering concepts remotely while engaging students learning from home.


Organizing STEM Activities: A Guide to TryEngineering Lesson Plans
Whether you’re a teacher, parent, or volunteer, TryEngineering resources can help you further inspire kids to explore the STEM fields. In this webinar, our speakers demonstrate how to effectively use the new free Engineering Lesson Plan Tool Kit to teach engineering concepts.


Using eLearning to Support Distance Learning
At IEEE, we know that faculty at many universities are suddenly being asked to offer courses exclusively online. As you plan to adapt your engineering and computer science curriculum for a distance learning environment, eLearning courses can be valuable tools to supplement instruction and engage students. In this free webinar, our speakers share tips and techniques that can help you supplement your curriculum and keep students learning.


Discover Techniques and the End-to-End System of 5G Networks
As LTE technology evolves toward 5G, it’s vital for technical professionals and industry leaders to understand how to deliver on the 5G vision and meet consumer demand for higher communication speeds. Presented by experts from Nokia and the IEEE 802.11 Working Group, this webinar highlights 5G performance requirements, future scenarios, and implementation.

How to Incorporate STEM in the Classroom
Want to introduce STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) into your classroom—or into your child’s life? In this webinar, you’ll learn how you can help foster the next generation of technology innovators by introducing them to STEM at an early age as well as where to find free lesson plans and other resources.


The Secrets to Success When Starting Your Own Business
What could your career look like if you moved in an entrepreneurial direction? Starting an engineering business has unique challenges. Gain valuable insight into what it takes to launch your own company and take your networking skills to the next level.


Building Engineering Leaders in the 21st Century
How do you identify emerging engineering leaders in your company and help them acquire skills necessary for engineering success in leadership roles? This webinar will show you how to grow your company’s emerging talent and how to bridge the gap between business and engineering as your team prepares for growth into management roles.

IEEE Guide to Autonomous Vehicle Technology
Automated vehicle (AV) technology offers many potential benefits to drivers. However, there is still some remaining uncertainty about efficacy and usability when users interact with these systems. This webinar addresses this uncertainty as well as covers foundational and practical applications of autonomous, connected, and intelligent vehicle technologies.


Using STEM eMentoring to Inspire the Next Generation of Engineers
Learn about the powerful impact eMentoring can have on young students by inspiring them to explore STEM career pathways. IEEE Executive Director and COO Stephen Welby discusses why IEEE invests in pre-university STEM education programs such as TryEngineering Together, a new STEM eMentoring program that focuses on 3rd to 5th grade students from high-need communities. You’ll also hear from a volunteer eMentor, who shares first-hand experiences and tips on what to expect when serving as a mentor.