The Industrial Electronics Society through its members encompasses a diverse range of technical activities devoted to the application of electronics and electrical sciences for the enhancement of industrial and manufacturing processes. These technical activities address the latest developments in intelligent and computer control systems, robotics, factory communications and automation, flexible manufacturing, data acquisition and signal processing, vision systems, and power electronics. The Society continually updates its program of technical activities to meet the needs of modern industry.

Field of Interest

IES Constitution, Article I, Section 4. The Field of Interest of the IES shall be confined to the theory and applications of electronics, controls, communications, instrumentation and computational intelligence to industrial and manufacturing systems and processes.
IES Constitution, Article I, Section 5. The Field of Interest of the IES may be enlarged, reduced or shifted moderately as the need of the occasion indicate with the provision that such revisions shall be processed as an amendment to this Constitution and shall be in accordance with the procedures defined in the TAB Operations Manual.

Industrial Electronics Society now has a YouTube Channel

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Did you know that our Society has a YouTube channel? Please visit it, browse through the abundant number of 3-minute speeches and subscribe for future content. Go to https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKg8GNii0Q-ieXE56AXosGg/featured and subscribe.

IES Journals in 2018 gain top scores by Clarivate Analytics

Clarivate Analytics published today results for journals - edition 2018.

So, IES most important journals received following results:

TIE increase IF from 7,05 (2017) to 7,503 (2018)

TII increase IF from 5,43 (2017) to 7,377 (2018)

IEM increase IF from 10,429 (2017) to 13,241 (2018)

TMECH increase  IF from 3,936 (2017) to 4,943 (2018)

All above journals also increase Article Influence Score i Eigenfactor Score.

The ranking of IES journals can be viewed at:


Candidates for IES AdCom members at large are announced

Nominations committee approved 8 candidates for the elections by IES members of four AdCom members at large: Hadi Kanaan of Lebanon, Morgan Kiani of USA, Peter Korondi of Hungary, Yen-Shin Lai of Taiwan, Joao Pinto of Brazil, Akshay Rathore of Canada, Maryam Saeedifard of USA, and Sheldon S. Williamson of Canada.

If you are not on the list, you can start a petition by contacting Matt Lafler at m.lafleur@ieee.org and informing IES NAC chair Prof. Kamal AL-Haddad at kamal.al-haddad@etsmtl.ca not later than by August 2, 2019. A petitioner must collect 2% of IES member signatures which is currently 140. The deadline is August 15, 2019. The election starts on September 1, 2019, and ends on October 8, 2019. The results will be announced on October 15, 2019.

IES Elections

IES Nomination and appointment committee is announcing the following important dates for 2019 IES elections to fill all vacant positions.

  • Nominations open till May 30th, 2019,  for the 4 open positions of IES Elected AdCom Members at Large (EAM@L)  
  • Nominations open till June 30th, 2019,  for the 3 open positions of IES Appointed AdCom Members at Large (AAM@L)  
  • Nominations open till June 30th, 2019,  for the 5 open positions of IES officers 

Click on the Elections menu to download the appropriate nomination file and submit your nomination file to the Nomination and appointment committee.

IES has IEEE.tv  Channel

IES is happy to announce its new channel: https://ieeetv.ieee.org/channels/ies

Check out the event showcase from a record-breaking edition of IECON 2018, our flagship conference held in last October in Washington, USA: https://ieeetv.ieee.org/event-showcase/iecon-2018-showcase .

AdCom Meetings in 2019

  • Officers meeting: February 16-17, 2019, in conjunction with IEEE TAB meetings, Tampa, Florida
  • AdCom 1: June 15, 2019, in conjunction with ISIE 2019, Vancouver, Canada (pre-meetings  June 14)
  • AdCom 2: October 18, 2019, in conjunction with IECON 2019, Lisbon, Portugal (pre-meetings  Oct. 17)