IEEE Tunisia Section History

IEEE Tunisia Section History
Established date 2008/06/21
IEEE Region 8
IEEE Council
Geographic region Africa
Region area
Principal cities Sfax, Tunis, Gabes, Sousse
Home page http://www.ieee.tn
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Section Background

Tunisia intro map.jpg
Cover of Issue #1 of Le Bulletin de l'Aset, encouraging Tunisian engineers to form an IEEE Section
Editorial from Le Bulletin de l'Aset #1

The IEEE Tunisia (Tynisia) Section was formed in June 2008 with a startup membership of around 300. It is located on the continent of Africa, and in IEEE Region 8. The section is not represented on any Council.

Student Branches

The ENIT Engineering school student branch, located in Tunis, received the 2008 IEEE MGA Larry K. Wilson Regional Student Activities Award for the whole of Region 8. The ENIT SB was formulated in 2006, and launched in 2007 - before the Tunisia Section was formed.

National Engineering School of the University of Sfax Student Branch (SB ENIS), hosted a special event that officially launched the IEEE SB ENIS on April 01, 2009.  By June 30, 2009, The IEEE SB ENIS had a total of 125 members comprising: 89 Graduate Student Members and 36 Student Members.

Chapters

In June 2009, the Tunisia Section establishes new chapters for:

In November 2009, the Tunisia Section establishes new chapters for:

In August 2010, the Tunisia Section establishes a new affinity group for:

In November 2010, the Tunisia Section establishes a new chapter for:

Officers

Year Chair Vice Chair Secretary Treasurer
2008
2009-2010 Mourad Loulou Farhat Fnaiech Jelel Ezzine Mohamed Adel Alimi
2011- 2012 Mourad Loulou Farhat Fnaiech Faouzi Bouani Mohamed Jmaiel
2013-2014 Abdelfattah Belghith Jalel Ben Hadj Slama Faouzi Bouani Hassene Mnif
2015 - 2016 Habib M, Kammoun Azza Ouled Zaied Messaoud Amairi Nizar Rokbani
2017 - 2018 Habib M. Kamoun Adel M. Alini Bilel Dekhili Mohamed Neji

Historical Membership Statistics

Grades \ Year Dec. 2008 Dec. 2009 Dec. 2010 Dec. 2011 Dec. 2012 Dec. 2013 Dec. 2014 Dec. 2015 Dec. 2016 Dec. 2017
Undergraduate students 77 82 54 95 326 600 456 806 1603 1830
Graduate students 141 157 155 144 236 298 186 205 221 195
Members 74 133 168 156 262 342 278 249 298 331
Associate & Affiliate members 12 20 15 16 40 20 19 31 25 73
Senior members 7 6 9 11 12 20 23 33 46 61
Fellow members 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 311 398 401 422 876 1280 962 1324 2193 2490

Archival Documents

Further Reading

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