2017

17 December

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm       Registration / Check-in / IEEE Student branches booths visit  
  • 3:00pm – 3:50pm       Opening Ceremony  
  • 3:50pm – 4:00pm       Announcement of the IEEE Tunisia section Awards, by Hassene Seddik (Section’s Awards and Recognition Committee chair)  
  • 4:00pm – 4:15pm       IEEE Student Activities, by Sarra Ben Rabii (IEEE R8 SA committee member)  
  • 4:15pm – 4:30pm       IEEE Young Professionals Activities, by Skander Mansouri (IEEE R8 YP committee member)  
  • 4:30pm – 5:00pm       Break  
  • 5:00pm – 5:40pm       Advances in Automotive Electrification, by Tomy Sebastian (IEEE Fellow, President of the IEEE Industry Applications Society, Director of Motor Drive Systems at Halla Mechatronics, USA)  
  • 5:40pm – 6:00pm       IAS supports students and YPs, by Peter Magyar (IEEE Fellow, Chair of the IEEE IAS Chapters and Membership Department)  
  • 6:00pm – 7:00pm       Be the Change, by Nadhem Bardaa (IEEE R8 PA Speakers)  
  • 7:00pm – 9:30pm       Dinner  
  • 9:30pm – 11:30pm     After-Hours Party, by Khnéfes group

18 December

  • 7:00am – 9:00am       Breakfast  
  • 9:00am – 10:30am
    • Hadrumète Plenary Room:
      • Presentations of IEEE Student Branches Activities (SB challenge – phase 1), by all SB candidates for TSYP 2018 (Evaluation by the Section’s committee) [3 min per SB] [60 min]
      • Connectivity in Emerging Markets: How to bridge the digital divide, by Walid Mathlouthi (Innovation technologist at Google, USA) [30 min]
    • Kerkouane Room: Workshop on Humanitarian Technologies for Sustainable Development, by Ines Abdenneji (IEEE IAS CMS Humanitarian Programs Chair)
    • Douz Room: How to succeed your IEEEXtreme Challenge – part 1, by Zied Omrane and Khaled Sliti (IEEEXtreme challenge winners) [Laptops are required to participate in the workshop]
    • Chebba Room: Robotics and Automation workshop – part 1, by Nizar Rokbani (IEEE RAS Tunisia chapter chair) and Ikram Touir (IEEE RAS Tunisia chapter treasurer)
      • Robotics for Democracy [30 min]
      • RAS Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) [60 min]
     
  • 10:30am – 11:00pm       Break  
  • 11:00am – 12:30pm
    • Hadrumète Plenary Room: Resume Development, by Tarek Lahdhiri (Vice President of IEEE-USA 2018-2019, Career and Member Services/Professional Activities, Strategy Leader at General Motors, USA)
    • Kerkouane Room: Workshop on IEEE Humanitarian Activities, by Ahmed Selmi (IEEE SIGHT Tunisia, IEEE Internet Initiative Adhoc member)
    • Douz Room: How to succeed your IEEEXtreme Challenge – part 2, by Zied Omrane and Khaled Sliti (IEEEXtreme challenge winners) [Laptops are required to participate in the workshop]
    • Chebba Room: Robotics and Automation workshop – part 2, by Nizar Rokbani (IEEE RAS Tunisia chapter chair) and Ikram Touir (IEEE RAS Tunisia chapter treasurer)
      • Arduino level 1 training
      • IEEE RAS Poster contest
     
  • 12:30pm – 2:00pm         Lunch  
  • 2:00pm – 4:00pm
    • Hadrumète Plenary Room:
      • Job Interview, by Tarek Lahdhiri (Vice President of IEEE-USA 2018-2019, Career and Member Services/Professional Activities, Strategy Leader at General Motors, USA) [90 min]
      • Smart cities and IoT, by Bilel Jamoussi (Chief, Study Groups Department, ITU-T, Switzerland) [30 min]
    • Kerkouane Room:
      • Decision Points in Career and Life and Being a Volunteer? by Anthony C. Davies (IEEE Fellow, R-8 Past Director, IAS Distinguished Lecturer) [40 min] [online talk]
      • Workshop on Industry Applications / Student chapters’ challenge, by Seif El Hajjem (IEEE IAS Tunisia Chapter chair) [80 min]
    • Douz Room: IEEE SB chairs / officers workshop, by Mehdi Bouguerra (Section’s Student Activities coordinator) and Islem Cherif (Section’s Student Representative) and Sarra Ben Rabii (IEEE R8 SA committee member)
     
  • 4:00pm – 4:30pm         Break  
  • 4:30pm – 6:30pm
    • Hadrumète Plenary Room: Women In Engineering (WIE) Leadership and entrepreneurship workshop, by Nejia Ben Hellal (Founder/Director at Oxford & Manchester Academy, Tunisia)
    • Kerkouane Room: Workshop on Power & Energy, by Houda Ben Attia (IEEE PES Tunisia chapter chair) and Faouzi Laouej (IEEE PES Tunisia chapter treasurer)
    • Douz Room: Presentations of SB Projects (SB challenge – phase 2), by all SB candidates for TSYP 2018 (Evaluation by the Section’s committee) [5 min per SB]
    • Chebba Room: YP Workshop: Grow your Network, Grow your Career, by Skander Mansouri (IEEE R8 YP committee member)
     
  • 6:30pm – 7:00pm         Announcement of the 3 SB finalists, candidates to organize TSYP 2018  
  • 7:00pm – 9:30pm       Dinner  
  • 9:30pm – 11:30pm     Free Time, Enjoy!

19 December

  • 7:00am – 9:00am       Breakfast  
  • 9:00am – 9:30am       Career Development – Post Graduate Education, by Peter Magyar (IEEE Fellow, Chair of the IEEE IAS Chapters and Membership Department (CMD)) [30 min]  
  • 9:30am – 9:50am       Employing Computational Intelligence to Generate More Intelligent and Energy Efficient, by Ahmed Rubaai (IEEE IAS Publications Department chair, Howard University, USA) [20 min]  
  • 9:50am – 10:10am      Student Branch Activity at UFRN SB, by Isabelle Vitória Medeiros dos Santos (UFRN SB Chair, Brazil) [20 min]  
  • 10:10am – 10:40am       Break  
  • 10:40am – 11:40am      Debate (SB challenge – phase 3), by 3 SB finalists for TSYP 2018  
  • 11:40am – 12:00pm      IEEE Tunisian Engineering Day (TunED), by Rahma Habbessi (IEEE ENIT Student Branch)  
  • 12:00pm – 12:15pm      Voting session, by 28 Student branches  
  • 12:15pm – 12:30pm      Closing session  
  • 12:30pm                             Group Photo  
  • 12:45pm                              Lunch