Land and Milojicic Run for President-Elect

The candidate chosen in this year’s annual election will serve as IEEE president in 2021

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Photos: Kathy Land; Dejan Milojicic

The IEEE Board of Directorshas nominated Fellows Susan K. “Kathy” Land and Dejan Milojicic as candidates for IEEE president-elect. The candidate elected in this year’s annual election will serve as IEEE president in 2021.

Land is a program manager for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency in Huntsville, Ala. She is responsible for advancing Command and Control, Battle Management, and Communications program objectives. She has more than 30 years of industry experience in the application of software engineering methodologies and the management of information systems, as well as leadership of software and systems product development teams.

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The Transistor of 2047: Expert Predictions

What will the device be like on its 100th anniversary?

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The luminaries who dared predict the future of the transistor for IEEE Spectrum include: [clockwise from left] Gabriel Loh, Sri Samavedam, Sayeef Salahuddin, Richard Schultz, Suman Datta, Tsu-Jae King Liu, and H.-S. Philip Wong.

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The 100th anniversary of the invention of the transistor will happen in 2047. What will transistors be like then? Will they even be the critical computing element they are today? IEEE Spectrum asked experts from around the world for their predictions.

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