IEEE UAE Section Iftar and Volunteer Recognition Award 2018
IEEE United Arab Emirates Section held its annual Ramadan Iftar gathering 2018 on Monday, June 4th, 2018. Dr. Essa Basaeed, IEEE UAE Section Chair has welcomed all attendees of both IEEE and WIE UAE sections. In addition, he has distributed the volunteer recognition award during the gathering.
Both the executive committees of 2017 and 2018 have been invited to this gathering. Dr. Fatma Taher,IEEE UAE Section Vice-chair and Eng. Balqees Al Daghar,Women In Engineering UAE Section Chair 2018 were attending as well.
IEEE UAE Section members gather annually for this social occasion. It is a great chance for meeting all members in addition to talk about the section’s achievements and plans.
During this year’s gathering, all members were discussing the achievements of 2018 so far, the future initiatives and activities as well as the plans updates. Additionally, volunteers have raised some issues for finding solutions with other members.
Volunteer Recognition Award
IEEE UAE Section recognizes and values the important role of members as volunteers in order to promote the IEEE objectives in the UAE. It is the continued hard work of the volunteers that makes a Section energetic and beneficial to its members and attracts new members. It is important that these dedicated volunteers are encouraged to be recognized for their contributions. This acknowledgement also serves to promote examples for others to follow.
The Volunteer Recognition Award was distributed during Ramadan Iftar gathering by Dr. Essa Basaeed – IEEE UAE Section Chair. The members have been awarded for their extraordinary contributions to the section and their innovative ideas and initiatives.
Finally, Dr. Essa has thanked all members for their continuous efforts and encouraged them for more achievements in this year.
Dr. Essa Bastaki – Honorary Chair and Strategy
Dr. Fatma Taher – Vice-chair
Dr. Mohammed Al-Zaabi – Secretary
Adnan Alrais – Treasurer
Prof. Wathiq Mansoor – Student Activities Chair
Adeel Sultan – Member Activities Chair and Membership Development
Essa Al Suwaidi – Public Relations Chair and Robotics and Automation Chapter Chair
Dr. Nazih Khaddaj Mallat – Technical Activities Chair, Chapter Coordinator, Microwave Theory and Techniques, Instrumentation and Measurements Societies Joint Chapter Chair
Dirine Dhaouadi – Stuent Representatives
Dr. Boutheina Kzadri – Women In Engineering Group Chair
Mohammed Ayoub – Young Professionals Group Chair
Dr. Piyush Maheshwari – Conference Coordinator
Dr. Vishwesh Akre – Educational Activiteis
Dr. Bushra AlBelooshi – Industry Relations Coordinaor
Prof. Hussain Al Ahmad – Nominations and Appointments, Education Society Chapter Chair
Dr. Alavikunhu Panthakkan – Awards and Recognition Chair
Yasser Al Bahandi – Webmaster
Dr. Kamarul Faizal Hashim – Newsletter Editor
Soha Jawabreh – Social Networks Manager
Dr. Hussam Al Hamadi – Project Manager, Teacher-In-Service Program
Dr. Reyad El-Khazali – Circutles and Systems Chapter Chair
Meera Al shamsi – Geo-science and Remote Sensing, Society Chapter Chair
Dr. Hasan Al Nashash – Engineering in Medicine and Biology Chapter Chair
Dr. Sami Muhaidat – Signal Processing and Communication Societies Joint Chapter Chair
Dr. Bashar Zahawi – Power and Energy Chapter Chair
Dr. Lutfi Al Basha – Solid State Circuit Chapter Chair
Dr. Mouza Shmeiaili – Computer Sociecy Chapter Chair
Dr. Khalifa Al Hosani – Power Electroics and Control Societeis Joint Chapter Chair