Young Professionals Affinity Group

The IEEE Young Professionals is an international community of innovative members and volunteers. Members of this community are interested in elevating their professional image, expanding their global network, connecting with peers locally, and giving back to the community.

Blog posts

  • Writing is an essential skill, but it is challenging to have good writing skills. Victoria University of Wellington Associate Professor, Peter Andreae, recently discussed useful tips to write concisely and clearly to improve a reader’s experience. Organised by the Section’s Young Professionals Affinity Group, the ...

  • The IEEE New Zealand Central Section Victoria University of Wellington Student Branch hosted a postgraduate networking event on campus last night. Students from both under- and post-graduate level learned from Section leaders a high-level overview of IEEE, the Section, and Victoria’s current academic pathways and ...

  • Are you an undergraduate student and hesitating whether to to do postgraduate study or an industry job? Are you a postgraduate student and hesitating whether to have an academic career or industry career? The Student and Young Professionals Event may be for you! The IEEE New ...

  • The YP group of IEEE NZ Central Section is going to hold an event (a panel discussion) about “Transitioning from Academia to Industry” at Victoria University of Wellington. We have invited four speakers who obtained their PhD degrees from Victoria University of Wellington and Massey University. They ...

Committee members

Bach Nguyen

Young Professionals Chair

Lecturer at Victoria University of Wellington

Andrew Lensen

Young Professionals Vice Chair

Lecturer at Victoria University of Wellington

Fangfang Zhang

Professional Coordinator, Women in Engineering Secretary, Young Professionals Treasurer

Postdoctoral Fellow at Victoria University of Wellington