25th November 2020


The Young Professional (YP) Event will be held on November, 25th 2020 and includes welcoming talks about IEEE, IEEE YP and IEEE CAS, a discussion session on how to get your research published, followed by two amazing demo and poster sessions. All times are in GMT. 

(1)     YP Discussion Session - Time: 10:00 – 12:30

          10:00 – 10:20   Dr. Mona Ghassemian, IEEE UK & Ireland chair  

          10:20 – 10:40   Dr. Vinco Lesic, IEEE YP R8 chair

          10:40 – 11:20   Prof. Izzet Kale, IEEE UK& Ireland Vice-chair and CAS Chapter-chair  and
                                   Prof. Anthony Davies, IEEE R8 History Activities coordination

          11:20 – 11:50   Dr. Hakim Meskine, Advance Electronics Materials Editor in Chief
                               "Wag the dog: getting published in high-impact journals?"

          11:50 – 12:20   Dr. Charles Glaser, Editorial Director Springer Nature
Publishing and book authoring with Springer"

          12:20 – 12:30   Closing remarks

(2)     YP Demo Session - Time: 12:30-13:30

(3)     YP Poster Session - Time: 12:30-14:00

Young Professional 2020 Invited Speakers

Mona Ghassemian

IEEE UK & Ireland Chair

Vinco Lesic

IEEE YP R8 chair

Izzet Kale

IEEE UK & Ireland Vice-Chair and CAS Chapter-Chair

Tony Davies

R8 History Activities Coordinator , UKRI Life Members Affinity Group , Corresponding Member of IEEE History Committee

Hakim Meskine

Advance Electronics Materials Editor in Chief

Charles Glaser

Editorial Director Springer Nature


Dr. Nazila Fough, Robert Gordon University, United Kingdom ([email protected])
Dr. Giulia Di Capua, University of Salerno, Italy ([email protected])

For any questions about the YP Events or the Best YP Awards, please contact the YP Chairs.