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About IEEE Section Peterborough
This Section is one of 20 Sections across Canada. For more information about our national program of activities, please visit the IEEE Canada web site. IEEE Canada is the Canadian entity of IEEE Inc., a transnational organization with over 350 thousand members in more than 160 countries. For more information, please visit the IEEE web site. IEEE Canada is also the constituent society of the Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC) for the technical fields of electrical, electronics, and computer engineering. For more information, please visit the EIC web site.
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