Mr. Pasi Hurri, President & CEO of BaseN and senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, has been elected as the Chair of the IEEE Finland Joint Chapter of Control System Society, Robotics and Automation Society and System, Man and Cybernetics Society. The election took place on Friday, December 18, 2020.
About IEEE Finland Joint Chapter of CSS/RAS/SMCS:
The main objective of the chapter is to provide a forum for professionals in both academia and industry to exchange ideas and knowledge in wide fields of automation, robotics and systems. The chapter actively organizes invited lectures of high-level academic leaders, not only to academic researchers, but also to industry researchers, through cooperation with other academic and industrial associations. The goal is to extend the influence of IEEE Finland Section and Chapters to a wider audience including industry, and to facilitate better cooperation between the academic research and industry activities. Moreover, the chapter also aims to attract more industrial members to IEEE activities in Finland and to increase student branch activities in Finland.