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78 teams from Greece Participated at IEEE xtreme

IEEEXtreme is a global challenge in which teams of IEEE Student members – advised and proctored by an IEEE member, and often supported by an IEEE Student Branch – compete in a 24-hour time span against each other to solve a set of programming problems. 78 teams from Greece participated at this demanding global 24-hour

The Greece Section met its retention goal for the 2019 membership year

Dear Konstantina S Nikita, Greece Section Chair, I am pleased to recognize the Greece Section for meeting its retention goal for the 2019 membership year. Congratulations! The membership development goals were developed based on your Section’s four year performance. You are to be commended for continuing to grow IEEE membership in the Greece Section. In

Educational Trip “Belgium & Netherlands 2018”

The Student Branch of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTh) in Greece founded in 1979, but officially started in 1999. In addition, the Student Branch consists of more than 110 undergraduate and postgraduate students, most of whom study in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering,

Professor Panagiotis Mathiopoulos receives the “2017 Satellite & Space Communications Distinguished Service Award”

It is a pleasure and an honor to inform our members of the distinction of one of our members, namely Professor Panagiotis (Takis) Mathiopoulos. During the IEEE GLOCECOM, which was recently organized in Singapore, Professor Mathiopoulos, Professor of Digital Telecommunications in the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications of the University of Athens, was nominated the

The IEEE Greece Section participated at the Athens Science Festival 2018

For one more year the IEEE Greece Section participated at the Athens Science Festival, having its own exhibition booth. Nowadays, scientific cooperation networks develop in interdisciplinary and transnational fashion, while large research facilities are raised off the ground to answer complex questions and solve human problems. Scientists from different disciplines, origins and nationalities come and

The Space Competition CanSat in Greece 2018 was Successfully Held

Have you ever thought about designing and realising a real satellite mission? More than 100 high school and university students from all over Greece not only thought about it but also turned it into reality. In April 2018, the second CanSat in Greece space competition was organized with the support of the IEEE Greece Section.