Activities Council includes Technical Committees, Standards, Education,
Lecture pool, Fellow Evaluation, Emerging Technologies, and
technical scope evolves in
order to keep up
with industry dynamics and to serve emerging industry
segments. I helped ComSoc to claim turf
in Consumer Communications and Networking, BPL, Cognitive Radio,
networks, and other technical areas. If
elected I will work on exploring new technical horizons, on customizing
ComSoc’s value proposition to various industry segments, and on new
for industry practitioners.
industry is critical for ComSoc. We must leverage our expertise in
technology roadmaps to position ComSoc as a beacon for innovation and
technical problem statements and also in fostering global standards
We are in a strong position to facilitate industry-academia
elected I will promote symposia for industrial and academic researchers
topics, on R&D funding activities by industry, governments, and
capital, and on global research and standardization projects.
results in standards produces significant impact. However engaging
in standardization remains a challenge. In partnership with IEEE-SA I
on incentives for academic and industrial researchers to work on IEEE
standards: awards, promotion to fellow grade, visible attribution of
researchers and practitioners who contribute to standards.