About IEEE

IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its highly-cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology information around the globe.  
The IEEE Japan Council was formed in June 1999 for the purpose of providing a centralized coordinating organization of all eight sections in Japan. Shin-etsu Section was also established in June 2006. Therefore there are nine sections in Japan.