HAC Chair Sampathkumar Veeraraghavan Attends Events in India

Kerala SIGHT – SIGHT volunteer resource portal Inauguration  IEEE Kerala Section SIGHT volunteer resource portal was inaugurated on 2nd April 2022 at IEEE Kerala Section Malabar office by Mr. SampathKumar Veeraraghavan Global Chair, IEEE Humanitarian Activities Committee. This is a volunteer-led open-source portal for submission of relevant humanitarian problem statements in different geographical areas of…
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Congratulations! 2021 SIGHT Group of the Year

2021 SIGHT Group of the Year – IEEE CEC (Chengannur College of Engineering) SIGHT The IEEE CEC SIGHT Group was selected to receive this award for its commitment to impacting its local underserved community through the development or deployment of technology. The Group has contributed to the SIGHT program by strengthening the SIGHT network, finding…
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Sarawak SIGHT Group Implements “IoT in the Community”

As part of their work on IoT in the community, the IEEE Sarawak Subsection SIGHT Group recently hosted a workshop and competition known as the “IEEE IoT 4 Community Workshop and Challenge.” The team of volunteers holding the event consisted of Ir. Ts. Dr. Then Yi Lung, Dr. Mark Tee Kit Tsun, Dr. Tay Fei…
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Congratulations! 2021 IEEE SIGHT Volunteer of the Year

“I’m excited that the 2021 SIGHT Volunteer of the Year has been determined. As the Founding Chair of SIGHT Awards, it’s special for me to see how the program has grown. This is just a small way in which we can recognize the amazing work of some volunteers – congratulations to this year’s recipient, the…
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ELIMUSAFE COVID-19 IEEE HAC/SIGHT PROJECT

The ELIMUSAFE project was submitted by the IEEE Kenya Section and the IEEE JKUAT SIGHT Group to the IEEE Humanitarian Activities Committee (HAC)/SIGHT Call for Proposals focused on COVID-19 response in 2020. The project proposal entailed the provision of foot-operated hand washing stations, reusable face masks, and soap to combat the spread of COVID-19 in…
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Students Humanitarian Technology Conference: Event Report

IEEE Kerala Section SIGHT in association with IEEE LINK and IEEE Kerala Section YP recently conducted a novel event called “Students Humanitarian Technology Conference” on May 1st. This was first of its kind for the students and by the students. The conference was ideated and presented to sensitize students towards humanitarian technology activities and to…
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INSIGHT BIOGRAPHY OF A SIGHT VOLUNTEER – Margaret J Lyons, PE PMP

Posted on behalf of the New Jersey Coast Section SIGHT Group Margaret J Lyons, PE PMP is known for her leadership, her accomplishments in engineering, and her tireless work as a Volunteer. Margaret has held a variety of IEEE technical chapter and affiliate group elected positions over the years where she has demonstrated her inspiring…
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InSIGHT Biography of a SIGHT Volunteer – Paula Muller, PhD

Posted on behalf of the New Jersey Coast Section SIGHT Group This In SIGHT feature highlights Paula Muller, PhD, Biomedical Engineer, Humanitarian and SIGHT Volunteer. Paula has been involved with IEEE NJ Coast Section PACE SIGHT Group since the very beginning. She is a leader, inspired innovator, and role model making significant ongoing contributions to…
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IEEE SIGHT Awards – 2020 Recipients

2020 SIGHT Volunteer of the Year Award Recipient and Honorable Mentions Mr. Ronny Cabrera is the 2020 IEEE SIGHT Volunteer of the Year! Mr. Cabrera, past Chair of the IEEE Ecuador Section SIGHT Group, was selected to receive this award due to his outstanding contributions to IEEE SIGHT, including leading the projects “Nabon Network Project,”…
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