IEEE Industrial Electronics Society History
Looking Back at 60 Years of IES
Originally published in the September 2011 Issue of Industrial Electronics Magazine, by Okyay Kaynak
The year 2011 is a very special year for the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IES): it is our 60th anniversary. You may be surprised that our history goes as far back as the early 1950s. Careful preparations were made to celebrate this very special occasion.
Past President Gerald Cook informed me that more information can be found in a message that he published in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics in 1984