IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers) Kenya Section brought over 100 of Kenya’s smartest people in technology and engineering for the Engineering Solutions to Expand Kenya’s Self Reliance (ESEK) Symposium. The symposium was held at Strathmore University on Friday 20th January. This event highlighted the critical contributions of Technology and Engineering to the Social and Economic spheres in Kenya. The topics of discussion included engineering technology innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership.
The IEEE is the world’s largest professional association advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. They publish technical journals, sponsor conferences, develop technology standards, and support the professional interests of more than 400,000 members. IEEE creates an environment where members collaborate on world-changing technologies – from computing and sustainable energy systems, to aerospace, communications, robotics and healthcare – to engineer a better tomorrow.
The IEEE Kenya Section, as authorized by the IEEE Board of Directors and the IEEE MGA Board, is the forum that brings together and coordinates technical and networking activities for IEEE members that reside within Kenya. The section conducts activities to assist the local IEEE members to enhance their professional careers and communities.