23 February 2017
Dr. Marco Ajmone Marsan, Full Professor at the Department of Electronics and Telecommunications of the Polytechnic University of Turin (Italy) and a part-time Research Professor at IMDEA Networks Institute in Madrid (Spain), has been honored with IEEE Life Membership in recognition of his loyal membership and support of the activities of the IEEE.
With over forty years of contributions to science, Marco Ajmone is an internationally renowned researcher with a fruitful and exemplary professional career.
This special honor is reserved for individuals who have distinguished themselves through their professional achievements in technology and who have had a significant impact on the growth and development of the IEEE. Designees of this top echelon of IEEE membership are among the most active, engaged and influential volunteers. Life members serve as reviewers, editors and conference organizers. They participate in the development of standards, organize and participate in local meetings and serve in leadership roles at all levels of the organization.
IEEE, which stands for the ‘Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers’, is the world's leading and largest association of technical professionals in the fields of electrical and electronic engineering, telecommunications, computer engineering and related fields. It works towards the advancement and application of technology for the progress of humanity.