Fred Schindler's IEEE Activities


Division IV, Director-elect, 2020

IEEE Conferences Committee. Chair, 2015-2018. Member, 2013-2014, 2019
Techical Program Integrity Committee (TPIC). Member, 2014-2019
Conference Quality Committee. Chair, 2017. Member 2018-2019
Conference Portfolio Review Committee. Chair, 2017-2019
Conference Application Review ad hoc. Chair, 2017-2019
Nomination, Recommendation and Appointments Committee. Chair 2019. Member, 2018
Conference Governance and Strategy Committee. Member, 2018-2019
Event Innovations Committee. Chair, 2019. Member, 2017-2018

Technical Activites Board (TAB). Member, 2003 and 2015-2018
TAB FinCom. Member, 2015-2018
Financial Health ad hoc. Member, 2018-2019.
Hall of Honor Committee. Member, 2018-2019.
Sections Congress ad hoc. Member, 2017.
Strategic Planning Committee. Member, 2019.
CRFID Advisory Committee. Member, 2019.

Publications Services and Products Board (PSPB). Member, 2015-2018
Peer Review ad hoc. Member, 2019.

Joint TAB/PSPB Stregic ad hoc. Group co-lead, 2019

Conference Financial Management Remediation (CFMR) IEEE ad hoc. Member, 2017-2018

Marketing Automation MGA/TAB ad hoc. Co-Chair, 2015

Future of Information and Convening BoD ad hoc. Member, 2015

Conference Financial Management BoD ad hoc. Member, 2017-2019


President. 2003. Vice President, 2012. Secretary, 1993.

AdCom. Elected Member, 1994-2002
Electronic Communications ad hoc. Chair, 1994-1995
Meetings and Smyposia. Chair, 1996-1997
Electronic Information ad hoc. Chair, 1998
Marketing and Publicity ad hoc. Chair, 1998-1999
Electronic Publications ad hoc. Chair, 1999
Operations. Chair, 1999
Membership Services. 2000-2001
Budget. Chair, 2002
Long Range Planning. Chair, 2005.
Past Presidents Council. Chair, 2005.
RWS Executive Committee. Chair, 2005-2007, 2010-2015
EuMA Liaison. 2007-2008 Exhibition Management ad hoc. Chair, 2007
Local Arrangement Contractor ad hoc. Chair, 2010
MTT-19 (Business Issues). Chair, 2010-2015
IMS Executive Committee.Chair, 2011, 2014-2015


International Microwave Symposium (IMS)
General Chair, 2009
Technical Program Co-Chair, 2000. Member, 2020.
Protocol Chair, 2012
Advisor, 2012-2016, 2019
TPRC Member, 1995-2003, 2012-15, 2017-19

Radio and Wireless Symposium (RWW)/Radio and Wireless Week
Founding Chair. 2006
PAWR Technical Program Co-Chair. 2014-2016

GaAs IC Symposium (now CSICS) - TPC Member, 1989-1992


IEEE Microwave Magazine MicroBusiness columnist, 2010-present (Apex Award of Excellence).

Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques (T-MTT). Editorial Board, 1996-2006
Microwave and Wireless Components Letters (MWCL). Reviewer, 2000-2016
International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies (non-IEEE). Associate Editor, 2010-present