IEEE Bangalore was established in 1977 and is one of the most vibrant and dynamic Section across Asia Pacific (IEEE Region 10) Region. Over the years the strength of the section has grown steadily and currently the Section membership stands more than 7200. This membership is spread across various sectors and is a nice blend of Industry, Academia and Research organizations. Section Conducted 200+ Technical Activities in the year 2014, 480+ Technical Activities in the year 2015 and 780+ Technical Activities in the year 2016 with the help of Student branches and society chapters. IEEE Bangalore Section won the prestigious MGA Outstanding Large Section Award and R10 Distinguished Large Section Award for the year 2013.
Bangalore Section has 1 Subsection (Mangalore), 19 Society Chapters (very few section across the globe have these many society chapters) and 2 affinity groups.The Chapters carry out focused activities in the respective area by way of conducting technical talks under DLT, Seminars, Tutorials, workshops etc. Apart from the Chapters two affinity groups viz. Young Professionals and Women In Engineering (WIE) also carry out related activities. IEEE Bangalore and IEEE Princeton and Central New Jersey Sections had signed a MoU as sister sections. Section has 66 active and dynamic student branches. Student Branches have been in the forefront for conducting various activities for benefit of its student members. Section regularly conduct Annual Branch counsellors meeting.