IEEE Societies and Councils By Year Founded

IEEE Societies by Year Founded
Society Abbreviation TAB Number Year Founded Root Organization
Computer Society Computer 1 1946 IRE
Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society AESS 2 1948? IRE
Broadcast Technology Society (2023 = 75th anniv) BTS 3 1948 IRE
Signal Processing Society SPS 4 1948 IRE
Antennas and Propagation Society APS 5 1949 IRE
Circuits and Systems Society CASS 6 1949
Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society NPS 7 1949 IRE
Reliability Society RS 8 1949 IRE
Vehicular Technology Society VTS 9 1949 IRE
Instrumentation and Measurement Society IMS 10 1950 IRE
Electron Devices Society EDS 11 1951 IRE
Industrial Electronics Society IES 12 1951
Information Theory Society ITS 13 1951 IRE
Communications Society ComSoc 14 1952 IRE
Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society EMBS 15 1952 IRE
Microwave Theory and Techniques Society MTT-S 16 1952 IRE
Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control Society UFFC 17 1953
Control Systems Society CSS 18 1954 IRE
Electronics Packaging Society History (formerly the IEEE Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology Society – CPMT) EPS 19 1954
Education Society EdSoc 20 1957
Electromagnetic Compatibility Society EMC 21 1957 IRE
Professional Communication Society PCS 22 1957 IRE
Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society SMCS 23 1958 IRE
Geoscience & Remote Sensing Society GRSS 24 1962
Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation Society DIES 25 1963
Power & Energy Society PES 26 1963
Magnetics Society MAG 27 1964
Industry Applications Society IAS 28 1964
Photonics Society Photonics 29 1965
Solid-State Circuits Society SSCS 30 1966
Oceanic Engineering Society OES 31 1969
Society on Social Implications of Technology SSIT 32 1972
Consumer Electronics Society (2021 becomes Consumer Technology Society) CES 33 1983
Power Electronics Society PELS 34 1983
Robotics & Automation Society RAS 35 1983
Product Safety Engineering Society PSES 36 1994?
Intelligent Transportation Systems Society ITSS 37 1999
Computational Intelligence Society (previously a council) CIS 38 2001
Technology and Engineering Management Society TEMS 39 2015
IEEE Councils by Year Founded
Council Abbreviation TAB Number Year Founded
Systems Council SyS
Sensors Council SEN 1999
Council on Superconductivity CSC 2000
Nanotechnology Council NTC or NANO 2002
Council on Electronic Design and Automation CEDA 2005
Radio Frequency Identification Council RFID 46 2015