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Archive for the ‘YP’ Category

WIE/YP/Student Branch Event: JMP Engineering Tour

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

IEEE London Women in Engineering, Young Professionals, and Student Branch organized a tour of JMP Engineering Inc. During the tour, attendees learned about the latest technologies in control, automation, and information systems that are used in major industrial and commercial processes (Friday April 29, 2016).


IEEE Young Professionals Lecture on Cryptocurrencies

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

Cryptocurrencies: a scam? an investment treasure or a career opportunity?

IEEE Young professionals London presented an interactive technical lecture by Dr. Alexsander Essex, a faculty member at Western.

The lecture focused on cryptocurrencies, especially Bitcoin, and their potential as investment tools and career enhancement options.  The goal was to increase general awareness of the cyber security field in general and the possibilities Bitcoin opens for research and career development purposes.

A raffle followed where encrypted coins were used!   The event was held in SEB2100 on March 11th at 6:00 PM, with about 70 young professionals attending!

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London Young Professionals in the IEEE Canadian Review

Monday, April 20th, 2015

In the spring edition of the IEEE Canadian Review, our section’s Young Professional group was highlighted in an interview with the group’s Chair, Mohamed Abu Sharkh. This is on the second page of the article about Young Professionals.