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IEEE SPS Malaysia Chapter was established in August 2002 with membership of only 25 people. It has been trying to place itself as the society that generates interest by bringing the latest information and resources to the local members through its activity. This include the flagship events such as the ICSIPA conference series and the IPIARTI and SASSP workshops, as well as workshops, seminars, DLP talks, competitions, social activities and membership drives.

The membership as of January 2015 is now 120+ people.The chapter has been selected as the first recipient of the IEEE Signal Processing Society Chapter of the Year Award in the year 2011. The chapter again won the IEEE Signal Processing Society Chapter of the Year Award in 2014, together with the IEEE Malaysia Section Best Chapter Award the same year.


Industrial visit to Vitrox, Penang

10 November 2017 – IEEE SP Malaysia made an industrial visit to Vitrox, Penang, a Malaysian owned company.  The purpose of the visit is to learn about their machine vision technology and identify area of collaborations.

IEEE SPS Malaysia Chapter Family Day 2017

14th October 2017 (Saturday) – IEEE SPS Malaysia Chapter Family Day was held at d’Nelayan Beach Resort Melaka (http://www.dnelayanbeachresort.blogspot.my/). About 15 SPS family participated in this memorable event. The event was mainly organised by Dr Norzali from UTHM and Dr Nor’aini Jalil from Wavesmiles. The SP family members, especially the kids had a great fun together in the …