Participation in IEEE R10SGWC ’13

Beside the Main Congress Banner

IEEE Karachi Section regularly participates in the regional activities including IEEE Region 10 meetings,conferences and congresses. This time, IEEE R10SGWC 2013 was organized by University of Hyderabad,IEEE Hyderabad Section, India. The congress was attended by many delegates from around the worldwide IEEE Community which includes 20+ countries (including Asia, Pacific and other countries). From IEEE Karachi Section, 9 delegates participated in the congress including organizing members, sponsored delegates (by IEEE Karachi Section and IEEE Region 10 SAC) and other student members to represent their IEEE student branches and universities. The group of delegates includes student, GOLD and WIE members from the Section.

Cultural Night, group picture-Optimized Cultural Night, Peter Staecker IEEE President-Optimized

IEEE R10SGWC 2013 was a great platform for the delegates to represent IEEE Karachi Section. Muhammad Rabeet Sagri presented the complete IEEE Karachi Section in congress which includes its activities, benefits, collaborations, achievements and future plans to operate IEEE Karachi Section as well as to ensure the quality benefits to its members. Ms. Fariha Majeed and Sarang Shaikh participated in IEEE GOLD activities from IEEE Karachi Section. Delegates had a good networking opportunity to make interaction with all other congress delegates which they fulfilled in the best of their capacities and invited in their Section.

Cultural Night, Takako Hashimoto-Optimized Meeting Takao Onoye-Optimized

Once again, IEEE Karachi Section volunteers mark their positions at the regional level. IEEE WIE Region10 presented the Best WIE volunteer award to Ms. Rabia Khalid (from IEEE Karachi Section), received by Ms. Fariha Majeed. Delegates took different gifts for the IEEE Presidents, IEEE Officials, speakers and congress organizers which were given on the multi-cultural night – Day 3.

Presenting about Karachi Section 1-Optimized Presenting about Karachi Section 2-Optimized

IEEE Karachi Section experienced a lot from the congress which showed them the environment,activities and management skills, and motivate them to make many different initiatives in their Section.The activities include EPICS, TISP, GHN Project, SIGHT, AYEIHUM, EMBS, HKN SB, IEEE Day and othermore. The delegates are now capable to work in Section as well as in Region. Beyond this, the delegates also seeks a help from IEEE Karachi Section and its members to help them in making their Section as most active, largest and widest Section in the society.

Rabeet with the organisers-Optimized Rabia Khalid's Best Volunteer Award-Optimized

1. Report By Rabeet Sagri

2. Sarang Shaikh, Report IEEE R10 Congress 2013