IEEE Global Communications Conference
9-13 December 2019 // Waikoloa, HI, USA
Revolutionizing Communications

Special Events

Monday, 9 December 2019

Industry Training 4 (IT-04): IEEE Leading Technical Teams

WICE Workshop on Communications and Professional Development

Diversity and Inclusion in the IEEE

Saturday, 14 December 2019

IEEE GLOBECOM 2019 Networking Event

Industry Training 4 (IT-04): IEEE Leading Technical Teams

CEU Credits and Registration: You will receive 0.6 CEU’s for attending this leadership training program.  Certificates will be issued and tracked by IEEE/HR L&D. Even though registration is free but due to space limitation, registration is required. Register by selecting or adding this training program to your IEEE GLOBECOM 2019 registration.

Part 1 of 2: One-hour webinar: IEEE LEADING TECHNICAL TEAMS (Pre-Workshop Program)

Date: Wednesday, 6 November 2019
Time: 13:00-14:00
The webinar will review the implementation and guidelines of the LPI 360 process and workshop next steps.

Part 2 of 2: IEEE LEADING TECHNICAL TEAMS (GLOBECOM 2019 Industry Training (IT-04))

Date: Monday, 9 December 2019
Time: 09:00-16:00
Room: Paniolo 2 ((Waikoloa Beach Marriott)

Objectives of the program are to:

  • Identify your leadership strengths and areas of opportunity through 360° feedback
  • Understand and build capability to lead and build a high performance technical team
  • Create a development plan to expand leadership skills

Who should attend?

This program is designed for Managers, Sr. Managers, Directors and Sr. Directors who lead engineering and technology teams and those who plan to become technology team manager/lead.

Ronald Hadley, Director, Employee Development Partners, IEEE, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
Lynda Grober, Manager, Learning and Development, IEEE, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA

View more information about Industry Training 4 (IT-04): IEEE Leading Technical Teams.


WICE Workshop on Communications and Professional Development

Date: Monday, 9 December 2019
Time: 09:00-17:30
Location: Naupaka 7 (Waikoloa Beach Marriott)

The ComSoc Women in Communications Engineering (WICE) invites you to participate in a full day workshop, which will take place in conjunction with the IEEE GLOBECOM conference on 9 December 2019.

The workshop will feature professional training and mentoring as well as technical interactions of participants with common research interests. It will be a day of learning and networking!

View more information about the WICE Workshop.


Diversity and Inclusion in the IEEE

Date: Monday, 9 December 2019
Time: 17:30-18:30
Location: King's 1 (Hilton Waikoloa)

This session will discuss how the IEEE can foster diversity and inclusion in our activities.  In particular, we will discuss what we can do to recruit minority and female members and help them in their careers.  This will include, how can we help our female members prosper in their workplaces and how to make technology work more welcoming to women and provide them opportunities to grow in the engineering and technology communities.

Thomas Coughlin
IEEE-USA President


IEEE GLOBECOM 2019 Networking Event

Date: Saturday, 14 December 2019
Time: 07:00
Location: Beach Course Club House, Waikoloa Beach Resort Golf

This networking event is a half-day golf outing organized for the attendees of IEEE GLOBECOM 2019 including speakers, listeners, committee members, industry forum sponsors, exhibitors, staff and anyone who is involved in this conference and who loves to play golf. This is the first ever golf networking event for IEEE GLOBECOM and we hope the participants enjoy an extra day of the Big Island by “having a ball” and networking with peers.

James Hong
Mehmet Ulema

View more information about the IEEE GLOBECOM 2019 Networking Event.



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