IEEE Region 10
The IEEE Region 10, also sometimes referred as the Asia Pacific Region, comprises of 57 Sections, 6 Councils, 17 Sub-sections, 515 Chapters, 60 Affinity Groups and 958 Student Branches. It covers a geographical area stretching from South Korea and Japan in the north-east to New Zealand in the south, and Pakistan in the west. With a membership of 107,154, it is one of the largest regions in IEEE.
In order to fulfill IEEE’s mission of advancing the theory and practice of electrical, electronics, communications and computer engineering, as well as computer science and related areas, Region 10 activities are directed to developing and maintaining regional entities for the best interests and benefits of the IEEE members in the region. To achieve that mission, the Regional activities include:
- To formulate goals and objectives for the Region
- To plan Regional operations, including budget preparation and approval
- To report officer, financial operation and meeting reports to the Regional Activities Department
- To plan and implement programs in support of the local organizational units in meeting the needs of the members of the Region
- To plan and implement programs for the volunteer structure of the Region, for example, develop and implement leadership training programs for volunteers and members to enhance their interpersonal skills, group skills and leadership abilities
- To provide leadership opportunities for interested members to take an active role within the operations of the Region.
IEEE R10 SAC – Students Activities Committe
The Region 10 Student Activities Committee takes care of the needs of 45,000+ student members spread over 1250+ student branches in the Asia-Pacific region (R10) of the IEEE. The committee conducts regular and special activities for students to improve technical knowledge, management skills and to enhance networking among members and student branches.
The Region 10 SAC website is part of the campaign to enhance networking among the student members, student branches and sections. The website is intended to provide a single platform for all student members to interact, exchange ideas and collaborate in a number of activities being planned and executed for the benefit of student members. The website provides information about all the activities of the Region 10 SAC committee, announcements, projects details, SAC awards, results of competitions, online submission facility for applications and e alerts for members.