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There are more than 430,000 IEEE members in more than 160 countries. The IEEE publishes a third of the world’s technical literature in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics and is a leading developer of international standards that underpin many of today's telecommunications, information technology and power generation products and services.

IEEE Egypt Section covers the geographical area of the Arab Republic of Egypt and was established on September 8, 1955 as the 2nd IEEE section outside the US, The 2nd IEEE section in Region 8 (Africa, Europe and Middle East).

IEEE Egypt Section consists of 3 main entities:
- Student Activities: 30+ affiliated IEEE student branches in different Egyptian universities.
- Affinity Groups:
-- IEEE Young Professionals (YP) Egypt
-- IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Egypt
- Technical Activities: concentrated in the so-called Society Chapters

You may contact the IEEE Egypt Section via the "Contact" page.

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IEEE Egypt Section Board

Prof. Samir Shaheen

Senior Member of IEEE, Volunteer for IEEE since 1986, and Member of ACM Since 1982

Prof. Mohamed Khairy
Vice Chair for Activities

Senior Member of IEEE, Volunteer in IEEE since 2005 as counselor of Cairo SB and member in section board

Dr. Ahmed Hassan
Vice Chair for Chapters

Senior Member of IEEE, Volunteer for IEEE since 2011, IEEE Egypt Section secretary 2011-2015

Dr. Islam A. Eshrah

Senior member of IEEE and active member of IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society since 2005

Prof. Ihab Ali

Senior member of IEEE and IEEE volunteer since 2005. was IEEE WSA Secretary from 2005-2006