Visiting Senior Researcher Toshio Fukuda ’71 is 2019 IEEE president-elect

Toshio Fukuda ’71, a visiting senior researcher at Waseda Research Institute for Science and Engineering and graduate of the School of Science and Engineering, was elected as the 2019 IEEE president-elect on October 5, 2018.

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancement in technology with more than 420,000 members from over 160 countries. This is the first time in the organization’s 134-year history that a president has been chosen from the Asia-Pacific region.