Tariq S Durrani
2017 IEEE Region 8 Director-elect candidate

IEEE Activities

Over thirty years of voluntary service to the IEEE, I have had the privilege of serving in most areas of its operation. My main activities are given below:

Region 8

  • Vice Chair, Technical Activities, 2003-2004
  • Member, Industry Relations Committee, 2003-2004
  • Member, Chapter Chair Coordination Committee, 2007-2008
  • Chair, Conference Coordination Committee, 2001-2002

Educational Activities Board (EAB)

  • IEEE Vice President for Educational Activities, 2010-2011
  • Member, IEEE Educational Activities Board, 2010-2011
  • Member, IEEE Board of Directors, 2010-2011
  • Member-at-Large, IEEE Educational Activities Board, 2002-2005
  • Chair, IEEE Educational Activities Awards and Recognition Committee, 2004-2005
  • Member, IEEE Educational Activities Awards and Recognition Committee, 2002-2003
  • Member, IEEE Educational Activities Strategic Planning Committee, 2002-2003
  • Member, IEEE Education Activities Finance Committee, 2002-2003

Technical Activities Board (TAB)

  • President, IEEE Engineering Management Society, 2006-2007
  • President, IEEE Signal Processing Society, 1994-1995
  • Chair, IEEE TAB Periodicals Council, 1996-1997
  • (Founding) Chair, IEEE Periodicals Review Committee, 1998-1999
  • Member, IEEE TAB Management Committee, 1996-1997
  • Member, IEEE TAB Nominations and Appointments Committee, 1998-1999
  • Member, IEEE TAB Society Review Committee, 2004-2007.

Publication, Services and Products Board (PSPB)

  • Vice Chair, IEEE Publications, Services and Products Board, 1996-1997
  • Member-at-large, IEEE Publications, Services and Products Board, 2001-2003, 2008-2011
  • Member, IEEE PSPB Strategic Planning Committee 2001-2002
  • Member, Editorial Board, IEEE Spectrum, 2002-2004

Awards Board

  • Member, IEEE Awards Board, 2003-2005, 2006-2008
  • Member, IEEE Awards and Recognition Committee, 2003-2005
  • Member, IEEE Edison Medal Committee, 1994-1997
  • Chair, IEEE J S Kilby Signal Processing Medal Committee, 2010-2011
  • Member, IEEE Jack Kilby Signal Processing Medal Committee, 1996-1999, 2006-2009
  • Member, IEEE/RSE Wolfson James Clerk Maxwell Medal Committee, 2006-2009, 2010-2012
  • Member, IEEE Medal of Honor Committee, 2006-2008.

Societies

♦  IEEE Signal Processing Society

  • President, 1994-1995
  • Vice President, 1992-1993
  • Member-at-Large, 1989-1991
  • Member, Neural Networks and Spectral Estimation Technical Committee, 1992-1996
  • Member, Editorial Board, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 1983-1987
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Trans Acoustics Speech and Signal Processing, 1974-1978
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing Magazine, 1984-1990

♦  IEEE Engineering Management Society

  • President, 2006-2007
  • Vice President, 2004-2005
  • Member-at-large IEEE, 2001-2003

♦  IEEE Technology Management Council

  • Vice President (Publications), 2008-2011
  • Chair, Search Committee, Editor-in-Chief IEEE Trans Engineering Management, 2008
  • Chair, Search Committee Editor-in-Chief IEEE Engineering Management Review , 2010

♦  IEEE Communications Society

  • Regional Director (Europe, Middle East, Africa), 2010-2011
  • Member, Member Relations Council, 2010-2011
  • Chair, Awards Committee IEEE ComSoc Young Researcher Award for EMEA Region , 2010-2011
  • Advisor, Sub-Committee on Green Communications and Computing, 2012-2014

IEEE Conferences

  • Member, IEEE Conferences Committee, 2008-2009
  • General Chair, IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC), 2007
  • General Chair, IEEE International Engineering Management Conference (IEMC), 2002
  • General Chair, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 1989
  • Session chair for numerous IEEE International conferences
The opinions on this page are mine and not necessarily those of IEEE. | Copyright © 2012 All right reserved.
The opinions on this page are mine and not necessarily those of IEEE. | Copyright © 2012 All right reserved.