THE IEEE-USA 2018 ANNUAL REPORT 3 INTRODUCTION The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers—United States of America (IEEE-USA) is a major organizational unit of the IEEE that traces its origins to the 1973 formation of the IEEE U.S. Activities Committee. IEEE-USA was created to advance the public good and promote the careers and public policy interests of the nearly 160,000 engineers, scientists and allied professionals who are U.S. members of the IEEE. IEEE-USA is led by a volunteer board of directors, chaired by the member-elected IEEE-USA President. IEEE-USA’s operations are supported by its professional staff based in Washington, D.C., and by more than 650 IEEE member-volunteers.
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