Student & Young Professional Activities Committee
Helping computing students and early career members find their professional identity by providing unique engagement opportunities and access to a wide range of resources such as membership, mentoring, competitions, skill building, scholarships and much more!

The Student & Young Professional Activities Committee is a standing committee of the IEEE Computer Society Member and Geographic Activities Board and was created to promote membership activities to specifically address the needs of students and early career members.  Its primary objectives are to:

  • Design initiatives and projects specifically designed to address the needs of students and / or early career professionals.
  • Design and recommend membership activities to address the needs of students and / or early career professionals for potential adoption at the chapter, section, regional, and international levels.
  • Represents the views of students and early career professionals to the IEEE Computer Society Board and its standing committees as well as the IEEE Students and Young Professionals Affinity Groups.

To learn more about the activities of the Student and Young Professional Activities Committee, visit

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Meet the Team

Chair: Shivam Abhilash

Immediate Past Chair: Megha Ben

Collaborations: Saptarshi Ghosh

Outreach: Dr. Nandakishor Desai

Leadership & Training: Nikky Kumar Jha

Young Professionals: Jibin Sabu

Students: Ayesha Mujeeb

Secretary: Vibhuti Dahiya


Initiatives / Programs Leads

Scholarship Outreach Initiative: Ayesha Mujeeb, Sai Divya Nallapaneni

DVP – SYP Conference Co-Chairs:  Nate Toth, Jan Bělohoubek, Sudharshan R

YP Micro Mentoring Program:  Vinod Sharma, Federico Iuricich

Student Leadership Program: Abdul Halik MI, Ramneek Karla

Student and Young Professional Outreach: Waqas Ahmad Chaudhary, Dilum De Silva, Mhabubur Rahman, Sertan Deniz Saygılı (open positions 2)

Industry Engagement & New Initiatives Lead: Open

Up-Skill Initiative Lead: Open


Functional Leads:

Social Media:Sachin Montwani

Marketing Lead (Strategic Programs):Ali Mustafa

Graphic Design & Branding :Ajay K

Documentation:Aparna R Jayan

Website Lead:Saiteja Goud K



Membership Development: Virendra Pratap

Industry Relations: Karthik K

Webinars:Dharani Srinivas

Technical :Abhinav Gambhir

Open positions can be filled via self-nomination/volunteer recommendations. If you are interested in knowing more about the roles, please mail us at If you would like to nominate a volunteer/ self nominate yourself to any of the vacant roles, kindly fill this form.


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