In collaboration with University SESAME, IEEE Tunisia section has organized on August 4, 2017 a meeting for presenting the IEEE activities in Tunisia and in the world.

The meeting was a great occasion to learn more details about the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. Also, it was a great occasion to celebrate the 2017 IEEE MGA Outstanding Large Section Award received by the IEEE Tunisia section

During this meeting, IEEE members had the pleasure to meet and network with the most active IEEE leaders Karen Bartleson, 2017 IEEE President (USA) and Magdalena Salazar Palma, 2017-2018 IEEE Region 8 Director-Elect / 2019-2020 IEEE Region 8 Director (Spain).

Prof. Karen gave a talk entitled “IEEE Success story” and Prof. Magdalena presented the “IEEE region 8 success story” talk.

Furthermore, the chair of Education Society – Tunisia chapter Prof. Ilhem Kallel presented the Tunisia IEEE education chapter activities.


The Agenda of this meeting was as following:

16:30 Registration

17:00 Presentations

  • Khalil Amiri, State Secretary for Scientifi Research
  • Karen Bartleson, IEEE President’s Address
  • Magdalena Salazar Palma, IEEE Region 8 Address
  • Habib M. Kammoun, IEEE Tunisia section Address
  • Islem Cherif, IEEE Student activities in Tunisia
  • Samar Baba, Humanitarian Activities / SIGHT project / Tawasol
  • Mohamed Ben Halima, IEEE CIS Tunisia chapter activities
  • Ilhem Kallel, IEEE ES Tunisia chapter activities
  • Ikram Twir, IEEE RAS Tunisia chapter activities (winner of the 2017 RA society outstanding award)
  • Tarek Bejaoui, IEEE ComSoc Tunisia chapter
  • Boudour Ammar, IEEE WIE Tunisia affinity group
  • Farouk Kamoun, IoT Tunisia

18:30 Welcome reception

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