Students will present their work to industry professionals by means of a teleconference, where the panelists will judge the work based on industry interests, existing standards, and real needs of the market.

Students Eligibility

  • Any undergraduate and postgraduate student with research or application projects in any of the IEEE Communication Society areas: optical, networking, satellital, wireless, protocols, etc.
  • Applicants should be residents of any country in the LatAm region.
  • Apply here:
  • Each student can only submit one application or project
  • The panel organizing committee will select the student participants from the eligible proposals.

Panelists Eligibility

  • Any professional working on companies related to ComSoc topics (telecommunications operators, telecommunications manufacturers, application developers, etc)
  • The organizing committee will select the panelists based on the topics of the selected projects.
  • To apply send your CV to

Panel discussion structure

  • Students briefly present their projects up to 5 minutes maximum.
  • Panelists will provide their feedback and guide students on their work.
  • Each project will take no longer than 10 minutes.

Dates to remember

  • November 23th, 2020: Closing date for submissions
  • November 27th, 2020: Announcement of select participants
  • December 4th, 2020: Industry Panel Event (Virtual).


The selected students and panelists will receive the 2021 IEEE and ComSoc memberships as awards.


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