Rappaport Elected to IEEE Communications Society Board of Governors

Sunday, June 10, 2007 - 7:00pm

Professor Ted Rappaport has been elected to the IEEE Communications Society (Com Soc) Board of Governors. Com Soc is one of the largest of IEEE’s 39 industry-leading technical Societies with 145 chapters and members in 71 countries worldwide. Dr. Rappaport will serve as a Member-at-Large and as a member of the Operations Committee (Op Com). Only one member of the newly elected class is selected from the group to serve on this additional committee. In the past Prof. Rappaport has served Com Soc as the Technical Program Chairman for the IEEE Global Communications Conference in 2004, member of the IEEE Communications Society Awards Committee, liaison between Com Soc and the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society, and special assistant to the editorial board of the IEEE Communications Magazine.