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Founded as IEEE’s first society in 1948, the Signal Processing Society is the world’s premier association for signal processing engineers and industry professionals. Engineers around the world look to the Society for information on the latest developments in the signal processing field. Its deeply rooted history spans almost 70 years, featuring a membership base of more than 19,000 deeply interested and involved signal processing engineers, academics, industry professionals and students who are all part of a dynamic global community – spanning 100 countries worldwide.

The Society organizes numerous conferences around the world every year, focusing on the innovations shaping the future of signal processing and the future of our world.

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Members have opportunities to be involved in boards and committees, and at the local level members are actively immersed in regional chapters, working on issues and projects that shape what’s next in signal processing. The Society also oversees publication of numerous periodicals, including the IEEE Signal Processing Magazine and the Inside Signal Processing eNewsletter.

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Society President presents the State of the Society at the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP). More...
For its 50th anniversary in 1998, the IEEE Signal processing Society worked with the IEEE History Center to prepare a monograph outlining the history of the Society. More...

Contact Information

IEEE Signal Processing Society
445 Hoes Lane
Piscataway, N.J. 08854, U.S.A.

+1 732-562-3888 (phone)
+1 732-235-1627 (fax)

SPS Member Benefits

Signal Processing Magazine

A premier platform for all members, SPM provides Society news and compelling information on signal processing across many industries.

Conference Discounts

Members receive discounted rates for SPS conferences and workshops, which occur year-round across the globe.

Awards & Collaborations

Members can network and collaborate with academics and industry professionals, earn awards for their contributions to the Society or signal processing field.

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ICASSP 2016-Opening Ceremony & Awards

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ICASSP 2015 State of the Society