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== Society Chronology ==
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== Society Chronology ==
  
 
*February 21, 1951 - First meeting of the IRE Industrial Electronics Group  
 
*February 21, 1951 - First meeting of the IRE Industrial Electronics Group  
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*June, 1982 - Name change to Industrial Electronics Society
 
*June, 1982 - Name change to Industrial Electronics Society
  
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== Society Presidents  ==
  
== Society Presidents ==
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Until 1971 the President position was called Chairman
  
 
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*1951 - Eugene Mittelmann
 
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*1952 - Eugene Mittelmann
Until 1971 the President position was called Chairman
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*1953 - Eugene Mittelmann
 
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*1954 - George P. Bosomworth
1951 Eugene Mittelmann<br>1952 Eugene Mittelmann<br>1953 Eugene Mittelmann<br>1954 George P. Bosomworth<br>1955 George P. Bosomworth<br>1956 George P. Bosomworth<br>1957 Carl E. Smith<br>1958 William R. Thuston<br>1959 William R. Thuston<br>1960 J. E. Eiselein<br>1961 J. E. Eiselein<br>1962 J. E. Eiselein<br>1963 J. E. Eiselein<br>1964 E. A. Roberts<br>1965 J. P. Lienesch<br>1966 J. P. Lienesch<br>1967 J. P. Liensech<br>1968 Anthony J. Hornfeck<br>1969 Anthony J. Hornfeck<br>1970 J. E. Casey<br>1971 J. E. Casey<br>1972 R. B. Spooner<br>1973 R. B. Spooner<br>1974 R. Mayer<br>1975 R. Mayer<br>1976 R. W. Bolz<br>1977 Harry W. Mergler<br>1978 Harry W. Mergler<br>1979 Harry W. Mergler<br>1980 J. David Irwin<br>1981 J. David Irwin<br>1982 Gerald Cook<br>1983 Gerald Cook<br>1984 H. Troy Nagle, Jr.<br>1985 H. Troy Nagle, Jr.<br>1986 Fumio Harashima<br>1987 Fumio Harashima<br>1988 Fernando Aldana<br>1989 Fernando Aldana<br>1990 Robert A. Begun<br>1991 Robert A. Begun<br>1992 Hubert Y. K. Wo<br>1993 Hubert Y. K. Wo<br>1994 Alfred C. Weaver<br>1995 Alfred C. Weaver<br>1996 Russell J. Niederjohn (until 5/96)<br> Hiro Haneda (acting as of 5/96)<br>1997 Hiro Haneda<br>1998 James Hung<br>1999 James Hung<br>2000 Ren C. Luo<br>2001 Ren C. Luo<br>2002 Okyay Kaynak<br>2003 Okyay Kaynak<br>2004 Bogdan M. Wilamowski<br>2005 Bogdan M. Wilamowski<br>2006 Charles W. Einolf, Jr.<br>2007 Charles W. Einolf, Jr.<br>2008 Kouhei Ohnishi<br>2009 Kouhei Ohnishi <br>2010 Leopoldo Garcia Franquelo<br>
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*1955 - George P. Bosomworth
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*1956 - George P. Bosomworth
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*1957 - Carl E. Smith
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*1958 - William R. Thuston
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*1959 - William R. Thuston
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*1960 - J. E. Eiselein
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*1961 - J. E. Eiselein
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*1962 - J. E. Eiselein
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*1963 - J. E. Eiselein
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*1964 - E. A. Roberts
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*1965 - J. P. Lienesch
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*1966 - J. P. Lienesch
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*1967 - J. P. Liensech
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*1968 - Anthony J. Hornfeck
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*1969 - Anthony J. Hornfeck
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*1970 - J. E. Casey
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*1971 - J. E. Casey
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*1972 - R. B. Spooner
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*1973 - R. B. Spooner
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*1974 - R. Mayer
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*1975 - R. Mayer
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*1976 - R. W. Bolz
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*1977 - Harry W. Mergler
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*1978 - Harry W. Mergler
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*1979 - Harry W. Mergler
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*1980 - J. David Irwin
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*1981 - J. David Irwin
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*1982 - Gerald Cook
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*1983 - Gerald Cook
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*1984 - [[H. Troy Nagle|H. Troy Nagle, Jr.]]
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*1985 - [[H. Troy Nagle|H. Troy Nagle, Jr.]]
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*1986 - Fumio Harashima
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*1987 - Fumio Harashima
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*1988 - Fernando Aldana
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*1989 - Fernando Aldana
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*1990 - Robert A. Begun
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*1991 - Robert A. Begun
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*1992 - Hubert Y. K. Wo
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*1993 - Hubert Y. K. Wo
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*1994 - Alfred C. Weaver
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*1995 - Alfred C. Weaver
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*1996 - Russell J. Niederjohn (until 5/96)
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*Hiro Haneda (acting as of 5/96)
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*1997 - Hiro Haneda
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*1998 - James Hung
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*1999 - James Hung
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*2000 - Ren C. Luo
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*2001 - Ren C. Luo
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*2002 - Okyay Kaynak
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*2003 - Okyay Kaynak
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*2004 - Bogdan M. Wilamowski
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*2005 - Bogdan M. Wilamowski
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*2006 - Charles W. Einolf, Jr.
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*2007 - Charles W. Einolf, Jr.
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*2008 - Kouhei Ohnishi
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*2009 - Kouhei Ohnishi  
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*2010 - Leopoldo Garcia Franquelo
  
 
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Revision as of 21:26, 22 March 2011

Society Chronology

  • February 21, 1951 - First meeting of the IRE Industrial Electronics Group
  • May 8, 1951 - Name change to IRE Professional Group on Industrial Electronics (PG-IE)
  • Year 1951 - Published the first volume of the Transactions on Professional Group on Industrial Electronics
  • August 21, 1963 - IRE merged with AIEE and become IEEE. The PG-IE approved the merger of IRE's PG-IE and AIEE's group on control instrumentation (GCI)
  • August 22, 1963 - The merger of the PG-IE and the GCI into Professional Group on Industrial Electronics and Control Instrumentation (PG-IECI) was approved by the IEEE Executive Committee
  • October 14, 1964 - Name change to Group on Industrial Electronics and Control Instrumentation (PG-IECI)
  • Year 1975 - First IECON was held in Philadelphia. Until then there had been only a sponsored session at the Industry Aplications Society Conference
  • March 20, 1978 - Name change to Industrial Electronics and Control Instrumentation Society (IECIS)
  • June, 1982 - Name change to Industrial Electronics Society

Society Presidents

Until 1971 the President position was called Chairman

  • 1951 - Eugene Mittelmann
  • 1952 - Eugene Mittelmann
  • 1953 - Eugene Mittelmann
  • 1954 - George P. Bosomworth
  • 1955 - George P. Bosomworth
  • 1956 - George P. Bosomworth
  • 1957 - Carl E. Smith
  • 1958 - William R. Thuston
  • 1959 - William R. Thuston
  • 1960 - J. E. Eiselein
  • 1961 - J. E. Eiselein
  • 1962 - J. E. Eiselein
  • 1963 - J. E. Eiselein
  • 1964 - E. A. Roberts
  • 1965 - J. P. Lienesch
  • 1966 - J. P. Lienesch
  • 1967 - J. P. Liensech
  • 1968 - Anthony J. Hornfeck
  • 1969 - Anthony J. Hornfeck
  • 1970 - J. E. Casey
  • 1971 - J. E. Casey
  • 1972 - R. B. Spooner
  • 1973 - R. B. Spooner
  • 1974 - R. Mayer
  • 1975 - R. Mayer
  • 1976 - R. W. Bolz
  • 1977 - Harry W. Mergler
  • 1978 - Harry W. Mergler
  • 1979 - Harry W. Mergler
  • 1980 - J. David Irwin
  • 1981 - J. David Irwin
  • 1982 - Gerald Cook
  • 1983 - Gerald Cook
  • 1984 - H. Troy Nagle, Jr.
  • 1985 - H. Troy Nagle, Jr.
  • 1986 - Fumio Harashima
  • 1987 - Fumio Harashima
  • 1988 - Fernando Aldana
  • 1989 - Fernando Aldana
  • 1990 - Robert A. Begun
  • 1991 - Robert A. Begun
  • 1992 - Hubert Y. K. Wo
  • 1993 - Hubert Y. K. Wo
  • 1994 - Alfred C. Weaver
  • 1995 - Alfred C. Weaver
  • 1996 - Russell J. Niederjohn (until 5/96)
  • Hiro Haneda (acting as of 5/96)
  • 1997 - Hiro Haneda
  • 1998 - James Hung
  • 1999 - James Hung
  • 2000 - Ren C. Luo
  • 2001 - Ren C. Luo
  • 2002 - Okyay Kaynak
  • 2003 - Okyay Kaynak
  • 2004 - Bogdan M. Wilamowski
  • 2005 - Bogdan M. Wilamowski
  • 2006 - Charles W. Einolf, Jr.
  • 2007 - Charles W. Einolf, Jr.
  • 2008 - Kouhei Ohnishi
  • 2009 - Kouhei Ohnishi
  • 2010 - Leopoldo Garcia Franquelo

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