Speakers: Antonio Bastos, Dick Gowen, George McClure, Arthur Winston, Matthew Loeb, and Michael Geselowitz The IEEE Foundation awards philanthropic support to programs of IEEE. In a dynamic panel discussion, the IEEE Foundation Executive Director, Board President, and other Board members will provide Section Volunteers with an understanding of the IEEE Foundation mission. Participants will learn how the Foundation is set up for the purpose of helping them achieve their goals of supporting their local or regional initiatives. An explanation of how IEEE Foundation supports IEEE units, Sections, Chapters, and members through its grants process, fund administration, fund raising, and donor stewardship will be presented. Through panel discussion, experiences and examples will be shared of grants awarded and funds established by IEEE Foundation. Presenters will also highlight methods of how to support the IEEE Foundation and its initiatives. Participants are encouraged to ask specific questions related to their Section.
How the IEEE Foundation Helps Sections Achieve Goals