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<p>[http://vancouver.ieee.ca/ Link to Section Homepage] </p>
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== Background  ==
  
== Background  ==
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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.&nbsp;
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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.
  
<p>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.&nbsp;</p>
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If you are reading this and are dissappointed in the level of content for such an ancient section, then please (please) add to it&nbsp;!
  
<p>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.</p>
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== History Articles  ==
  
<p>If you are reading this and are dissappointed in the level of content for such an ancient section, then please (please) add to it&nbsp;!</p>
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[[Media:Early_Recollections.pdf|Early Recollections of the Power Industry in BC, by A. T. Goward, 1941]]
  
== History Articles ==
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[[Media:A_History_of_the_Vancouver_Section.pdf|A History of the Vancouver Section, by Lorne R. Kersey, 1984]]
  
[[Media:Early Recollections.pdf|Early Recollections of the Power Industry in BC, by A. T. Goward, 1941]]
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[[Media:Vancouver_Section_History.pdf|A Look Back at IEEE Vancouver Section History, by Chris Scholefield, 2011]]  
  
[[Media:A History of the Vancouver Section.pdf|A History of the Vancouver Section, by Lorne R. Kersey, 1984]]
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== Subsections<br> ==
  
[[Media:Vancouver Section History.pdf|A Look Back at IEEE Vancouver Section History, by Chris Scholefield, 2011]]
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On February 13, 2010 an Okanagan Subsection (http://www.okanagan.ieee.ca) was established as a subsection of the Vancouver IEEE Section.<br>
  
 
== Chapters &amp; Affinity Groups  ==
 
== Chapters &amp; Affinity Groups  ==
  
<p>In March 2010, a [[IEEE Women in Engineering|Women in Engineering (WiE)]] Affinity group was established.</p>
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In March 2010, a [[IEEE Women in Engineering|Women in Engineering (WiE)]] Affinity group was established.  
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[[Media:IEEE_Geographic_Unit_Organizing_Document_-_Vancouver.pdf|IEEE Geographic Unit Organizing Document - Vancouver]]
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== Organizations  ==
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Please follow the link to create or edit an organization page, or edit this page to add a new organization.
  
<p>[[Media:IEEE_Geographic_Unit_Organizing_Document_-_Vancouver.pdf|IEEE Geographic Unit Organizing Document - Vancouver]] </p>
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[[Cellula Robotics]]  
  
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[[International Submarine Engineering]]
  
== Organizations ==
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== Historical Artifacts  ==
  
Please follow the link to create or edit an organization page, or edit this page to add a new organization.
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[[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]]
  
[[Cellula Robotics]]
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== Archival documents ==
  
[[International Submarine Engineering]]
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*[[Media:Region 7 - Vancouver section.pdf|Section petition documents]]
  
== Historical Artifacts ==
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== Further Reading ==
  
[[Media:VancouverProclamation-2011-10-21.pdf|A Proclamation of the City of Vancouver, 2011]]<br />
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[http://vancouver.ieee.ca/ Link to Section Homepage]  
[[Media:IEEE van centennial booklet FINAL.pdf|IEEE Vancouver Section Centennial Booklet, 2011]]<br />
 
[[Media:VancouverOfficers.pdf|List of Officers and volunteers]]
 
  
 
[[Category:Sections|Vancouver]]
 
[[Category:Sections|Vancouver]]

Latest revision as of 15:39, 12 September 2017

IEEE Vancouver Section History
Established date 1911-08-22
IEEE Region 7
IEEE Council
Geographic region Vancouver
Region area
Principal cities
Home page
List of Subsections in this Section

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. 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

Early Recollections of the Power Industry in BC, by A. T. Goward, 1941

A History of the Vancouver Section, by Lorne R. Kersey, 1984

A Look Back at IEEE Vancouver Section History, by Chris Scholefield, 2011

Subsections

On February 13, 2010 an Okanagan Subsection (http://www.okanagan.ieee.ca) was established as a subsection of the Vancouver IEEE Section.

Chapters & Affinity Groups

In March 2010, a Women in Engineering (WiE) Affinity group was established.

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

A Proclamation of the City of Vancouver, 2011
IEEE Vancouver Section Centennial Booklet, 2011
List of Officers and volunteers

Archival documents

Further Reading

Link to Section Homepage