I am honored to be a Petition Candidate for 2020 IEEE Division IX Director -Elect’2021 who will then serve as 2022 IEEE Division IX Director
Invitation to support the Petition Candidacy of Prof. Ferial El-Hawary for the IEEE Division IX Director-Elect in the up-coming 2020 IEEE Annual Elections.
Member Societies in Division IX are:
Members of any one of the Division IX societies listed above including Graduate Students and Higher Grades can sign the petition to be placed on the upcoming election ballot for Division IX Director-Elect. Please go to the URL: www.ieee.org/petition and sign up using your IEEE username/password. Then click on “Annual Election Petitions” which will take you to signature page with Prof. El-Hawary’s name. Please sign before the deadline of 08 May 2020, noon time.
Ferial El-Hawary is a Petition Candidate for IEEE Division IX
Dr. Ferial El-Hawary (M’82-S’86-F’99) received B.Eng. from University of Alexandria, M. Sc. from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, in Electrical Engineering; and Ph.D. in Oceans Engineering from MUN, Canada. Dr. El-Hawary is President of BH Engineering Systems Ltd. and former Professor, Faculty of Engineering at Dalhousie University, Canada where she established and directed the Modeling & Signal Analysis Research Laboratory. Her sustained research is devoted to Control and Signal Processing for OCEANS Applications with significant impact in the Marine Industry. Published widely in IEEE Journals. She is the Editor-in-Chief of The Ocean Engineering Handbook CRC Press, 2nd Ed. 2004. Served as Associate Editor of IEEE Oceanic Engineering Journal. Experience in Academic Institutions for over 25 years. As founder of BH Engineering Systems Ltd., established professional development courses linking academic innovations to industrial needs. Fellow of Marine Technology Society (MTS), Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC), and Life Fellow of IEEE.
Voting will open on August 15, 2020.
I hope that you agree with my vision and will support my Petition with your
signature as well as by encouraging your IEEE colleagues, friends, and
graduate students around the world to do the same. Thank you for your
IEEE and its member societies have been a significant part of my professional life. Serving as Division IX Director will allow me to reach my goal in contributing to the growth of membership in the technical societies.
Ferial is the recipient for many awards recognizing her contributions with devoting services to IEEE: