WA – Ithaca on 03/30/2019

WA: Ithaca Section Report






WA: Ithaca

Section Officers


Section Chair

Officer name


Alex Specker



(607) 342-1855

Member email



Web Identity

Use of your photo


I want to provide a new photo.

Email address


The email address being utilized is fine.

Linked In web address


The linkedin address being utilized is fine.

Section Vitality and Management

Is this your first R1 BoG meeting?



How many Excom meetings has your Section run this year?



Is your Section in an election year for officers?



Have you appointed a Nominating Committee for your Section?



Has your Section conducted an audit recently?



Have you reported the outcome of the Audit to the R1 Treasurer, Bala Prasanna?



Is your Section sending any students to the R1 Student Conference this year?



Would your Section be interested in hosting a R1 Student Conference in the future?



Has your Section taken advantage of supplemental PACE funds provided by R1?



Is your Section in the process of establishing any new IEEE Historic Milestones?


What is a Historic Milestone?

Membership Development

Please check if you know of anyone in your Section has been nominated for awards in the following:


  • Section Awards

How many members have been elevated to Senior Members in your Section this year?


I don’t know.

Have you had an informational session on Senior Member Elevation in your Section this year?



How many Senior members have put in an application to be elevated as an IEEE Fellow in your Section this year?


I don’t know.

Section Activities


We’ve only had one meeting this year (it’s only February) but plan on one every other month. We’d like to have member presentations, visit local tech centers and businesses, connect with the Cornell student group, and other activities.

Provide one training topic you would like to learn about?


Section Elections

Provide a second training topic you would like to learn about?



Provide a third training topic you would like to learn about?



Submitted by: Alex Specker 03/30/2019