Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at IEEE

IEEE Diversity Statement >>

IEEE’s mission to foster technological innovation and excellence to benefit humanity requires the talents and perspectives of people with different personal, cultural, and disciplinary backgrounds. IEEE is committed to advancing diversity in the technical profession, and to promoting an inclusive and equitable culture that welcomes, engages, and rewards all who contribute to the field, without regard to race, religion, gender, disability, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

The ROI of LGBTQ+ Inclusion

Elena Joy Thurston, Executive Director Pride and Joy Foundation, speaks about LGBTQ inclusion at the Women in Engineering International Leadership Conference.

Pride in STEM

The IEEE Computer Society interviews feature personal experiences, words of encouragement, and career advice from LGBTQ+ professionals navigating their career trajectory. Members may find opportunities to learn and advocate for equity and inclusivity.    

Excellence in STEM: Dr. Shaoshan Liu

Dr. Liu sheds light on the importance of equity, diversity, and inclusion in these fields, sharing personal experiences and offering valuable recommendations to inspire and motivate others.

Designing Without the -Isms: How Tech Inclusion Benefits Society

This TechEthics panel discusses designing more ethical and accessible products and services.

AI Can Offer Insight Into Who Responds to Antidepressants

IEEE research advances mental health.

IEEE-HKN Career Conversations: Mental Health

Discusses mental health and the intersection of one’s workplace and personal life.


IEEE TryEngineering Series: Spotlight on Building a Diverse, Equitable, and Inclusive Next Generation of Engineers

New Award Recognizes IEEE Society’s Work in DEI

For the past 20 years, the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society has been working to become more welcoming and inclusive.

Celebrating a Diverse Set of Innovators: Expanding the IEEE Heritage Circle

The IEEE Foundation is excited to announce an expansion of six additional distinguished names to our giving levels. The new levels honor a varied representation of the groundbreaking work of women, people of color, and the LGBTQ+ community members.

IEEE Member Spotlight >>

IEEE members share their journeys

Women in Engineering: Electron Devices Society
Learn about women's experiences in the electron devices field.


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