IEEE and IEEE Photonics Society members are welcome to visit this lounge all day Monday, sponsored by the IEEE Young Professionals program. Come to the IEEE members lounge to relax, grab a snack and connect with peers.
Members are welcome to bring a friend or companion who is interested in learning more about the Society and volunteering! Throughout the day, there will be special topical meet-ups and activities.
Date: Monday, November 14, 2022
Time: 7:00 pm
The IEEE Photonics Society’s Welcome Awards Banquet will honor the Society’s successes and the notable winners of the IEEE Photonics Society Career Awards, as well as host the presentation of the IEEE Photonics Award. We will also celebrate this year’s chapter award winners, scholarship, and grant recipients, and recognize prominent volunteers for their contributions to the Society.
Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
Georgia Ballroom AB
Open to registered attendees.
Complimentary food & beverages will be served.
This “Reignite: Back to Career/Research” session, is sponsored by IEEE Women in Photonics. Reignite is designed to assist women and marginalized members who have: left the photonics field due to life circumstances; a break from the workforce or academic research; a shift in career focus; and/or are in need of mentorship, professional resources, and training.
During this session, Invited Speakers will give journey stories, offer actions one can take to navigate career, and share details on volunteer activities, driven at the grassroots level, that support gender balance and inclusion in STEM. An open Q&A session and networking activities will follow.
Allies who would like to serve as mentors and/or support this initiative are welcome to attend.
RSVP is required through conference registration. Lunch to be provided.