Distinguished Lecturer Approval Process
Deadline to submit nominations: August 31st
Approvals take place in September
The nomination needs to be endorsed by two IEEE Fellows or one IEEE Fellow and one EDS BoG member using the online endorsement form. Approval of all EDS Distinguished Lecturers will occur in September each year. The nominations of the proposed distinguished lecturers will be reviewed by the DL Review Committee and the appointments will be made by EDS President based on the review committee recommendations. In late September, the DL nominator will be contacted.
To remain an active EDS DL, each DL must perform at least three lectures and report them to EDS in a two year time period.
1. If the DL nominee is approved to serve as an EDS DL, Executive Office sends new DL a DL Welcome Packet.
2. If the individual nominee is not approved to serve as an EDS DL, Executive Office sends a letter out to individual advising them that they have not been approved.