Industry Ambassador

The Industry Ambassador is responsible for arranging and promoting a platform with Local industries and the IEEE Tunisia Section.

The usual term of office is 1 year. Term of office begins in January until the end of December. The time needed to fulfill this volunteer position is approximately 7 hours per week.

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create a platform for Industry Academia engagement during flagship IEEE Tunisia
  • Promote programs to have practitioner oriented hands-on workshops
  • Engage and work together with local industrial bodies to promote interests of IEEE
  • Organize seminars on latest topics of interest to IEEE Industry members
  • Establish Leadership Training within the Section concerning Industry Relations
  • Provide a regular report to the Section Executive Committee about status of industry activities in the Section and in the geographic area.
  • Earmark and celebrate Industry Day to have a platform to celebrate association with local industries
  • Passes on to successor all relevant records of office at the end of term

Qualifications:

  • Must be an IEEE member in good standing
  • Must be an IEEE Graduate Student Member, Member, or higher
  • Must reside in the geographic boundaries of the Section
  • Good relation with main companies in Tunisia
  • Ability to spend sufficient time and energy to attract industry partners and to prepare MOU between the section and Industry partners
  • Ability to respond quickly to communications by email