Edit Section: IEEE Vancouver Section History You do not have permission to edit this page, for the following reason: The action you have requested is limited to users in the group: Users. Established date: JanuaryFebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember IEEE Region: 12345678910 Geographic region: Region area: Principal cities: Home page: Free text: == Background == The Vancouver Section was established on August 22, 1911. The Section encompasses the geographical area of the province of Britsh Columbia, except for Vancouver Island, which is part of the [[IEEE Victoria Section History|IEEE Victoria Section]]. The Section currently has around 2200 active members, including 325 students at BCIT, SFU, and UBC. It is the fourth largest Section in Canada. The Section operates on a fiscal year that runs from May - April of each year. The Annual General Meeting and election of new officers are held on the second Monday of each May. Meetings and social events are generally held from September - April. If you are reading this and are dissappointed in the level of content for such an ancient section, then please (please) add to it ! == History Articles == [[Media:Early_Recollections.pdf|Early Recollections of the Power Industry in BC, by A. T. Goward, 1941]] [[Media:A_History_of_the_Vancouver_Section.pdf|A History of the Vancouver Section, by Lorne R. Kersey, 1984]] [[Media:Vancouver_Section_History.pdf|A Look Back at IEEE Vancouver Section History, by Chris Scholefield, 2011]] == Subsections<br> == On February 13, 2010 an Okanagan Subsection (http://www.okanagan.ieee.ca) was established as a subsection of the Vancouver IEEE Section.<br> == Chapters & Affinity Groups == In March 2010, a [[IEEE Women in Engineering|Women in Engineering (WiE)]] Affinity group was established. [[Media:IEEE_Geographic_Unit_Organizing_Document_-_Vancouver.pdf|IEEE Geographic Unit Organizing Document - Vancouver]] == Organizations == Please follow the link to create or edit an organization page, or edit this page to add a new organization. [[Cellula Robotics]] [[International Submarine Engineering]] == Historical Artifacts == [[Media:VancouverProclamation-2011-10-21.pdf|A Proclamation of the City of Vancouver, 2011]]<br> [[Media:IEEE_van_centennial_booklet_FINAL.pdf|IEEE Vancouver Section Centennial Booklet, 2011]]<br> [[Media:VancouverOfficers.pdf|List of Officers and volunteers]] == Archival documents == *[[Media:Region 7 - Vancouver section.pdf|Section petition documents]] == Further Reading == [http://vancouver.ieee.ca/ Link to Section Homepage] [[Category:Sections|Vancouver]] Summary: This is a minor edit Watch this page Cancel Retrieved from "http://ethw.org/IEEE_Vancouver_Section_History"