Conference Leadership Workshop

Sunday, May 24th, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

As a part of the CAS Flagship Conference ISCAS 2015, a full day CAS Conference Leadership Workshop has been organized to inform and educate conference organizers, organizational units (OU), and volunteer leadership about available IEEE resources, skills, and tools needed for a successful IEEE sponsored conference.

The workshop will be held on Sunday, May 24th, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
The attendance is limited to 50 people, please register as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to with copy to

The workshop will spotlight the following topics, and will be led by Kevin Hanft from IEEE MCE:

  • Why Conferences Matter! Conference Contributions to IEEE
  • CASS Conference Processes
  • IEEE Conference Sponsorship & MOUs
  • Working with Other Organizations
  • Forming Your Conference Committee
  • Managing a High Quality Technical Program / Peer Review
  • Conference Finance Topics
  • IEEE Conference Application and MOU Process
  • Conference Publications / Tools / Plagiarism Screening
  • Conference Goal Settings and Measurements
  • New Conference Approaches and Ideas
  • Conference Branding and Marketing Topics
  • Conference Quality Issues
  • How IEEE Meetings, Conferences & Events can assist your conference committee