This event will highlight the importance of the IEEE senior member, informing you about your cases and travel grants as well as the IEEE VolT program.

Event language: Spanish


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  • Date: 18 Apr 2024
  • Time: 07:15 PM to 07:45 PM
  • All times are (UTC-05:00) Lima
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Marco Cruz


Steps to obtain the IEEE Senior Member degree


Electrical Engineer with specialization in energy regulation and supervision, he is an IEEE member since 2012 and Graduate of the VolT program. Likewise, he has been promoted to Senior Member grade and has stood out in positions such as: In IEEE IAS Peru as President and Secretary, In IEEE Peru Section as SSAC, President of Membership Development, President of the Awards Committee - Recognitions and President of Nominations - Designations .

He is currently president of the Young Professionals Affinity Group IEEE Peru Section, member of the IEEE Humanitarian Activities Committee Region 9 and member of the National Young Engineer and Future Leaders Committee of the College of Engineers of Peru. Likewise, he has professional experience in the area of manufacturing, sanitation and the energy sector.

Address:Piura, , Piura, Peru

Rihana Avila


Unlocking Opportunities: Exploring IEEE Scholarships and Travel Grants


Bachelor of Telecommunications Engineering from the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. IEEE member since 2021. Google WTM Ambassador. I have stood out as WIE UNMSM 2022 Project Director. I am currently a student of the Aspire Leaders Institute at Harvard Business School.

Address:Lima, , Lima, Peru

Fiorella Montalvo




Graduate of Computer Engineering from the Federico Villarreal National University with experience in process and IT auditing, process modeling, project management, marketing, accounting and entrepreneurship. She is an IEEE member since 2016 and a graduate of the IEEE VoLT 2022 program.

Throughout her IEEE career she has stood out as a volunteer in the Computer Society chapter and the WIE affinity group; in addition to having been appointed to the following positions: Community Manager Peru Section (2018), IEEE WIE UNFV Chair (2019), Peru Section Administrator (2019 - 2023), volunteer in the Peru Section Educational Activities Committee (2019), Section Student Representative (2020), volunteer in the NoticIEEEro R9 (2020 - 2021), IEEE RE UNFV Chair (2021), Project Manager RNR Perú (2021 - 2022), Project Manager INTERCON (2021 - 2022), volunteer in the SAC Awards Committee R9 (2021 - 2023) and Student and Young Professional CS R9 Chair (2023).

Likewise, at IEEE she currently serves as President of the SAC R9 Awards and Recognitions Committee (2024 - 2025), volunteer in the YP Peru Awards and Recognitions team (2024), WIE UNFV and Computer Society UNFV Advisor (2024). On the other hand, in the workplace, she is a Junior Internal Audit Analyst at Protecta Security.

Address:Lima, , Lima, Peru


● 7:15 pm - 7:25 pm| Marco Cruz − "Steps to obtain the IEEE Senior Member degree"

● 7:25 pm - 7:35 pm | Rihana Avila − "Unlocking Opportunities: Exploring IEEE Scholarships and Travel Grants"

● 7:35 pm - 7:45 pm | Fiorella Montalvo - "IEEE VolT"

● 7:45 pm | Closing event