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ISIT 2022

The 2022 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT) is scheduled to be held June 26-July 1, 2022 at Aalto University in Espoo, Finland.

JSAIT Cover Art March 2022

JSAIT Issue on Future Communication Systems

The March 2021 issue of the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Information Theory is on "Information Theoretic Foundations of Future Communication Systems".

Gerhard Kramer

Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award

Gerhard Kramer is the 2021 recipient of the Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award.

Raymond Yeung Shannon Award

Claude E. Shannon Award for 2022

Raymond W. Yeung is the recipient of the Claude E. Shannon for 2022. The most prestigious award of the IT Society, it is given for consistent and profound contributions to the field of information theory. He will deliver his Shannon Lecture at ISIT 2022.

Photo from ISIT 2019

Information Theory Society

The IEEE Information Theory Society is the premier professional society dedicated to the advancement of the mathematical underpinnings of information technology for the benefit of humanity. Information theory encompasses the processing, transmission, storage, and use of information, and the foundations of the communication process.

Meet IT Society Students
The Student and Outreach Subcommittee plans student and outreach activities at symposia and workshops.
Read Our Newsletter
The IEEE Information Theory Society Newsletter connects our members and is published four times a year.  Beginning with the March 2022 issue, the Newsletter is online only.

Upcoming Events

The Information Theory Society's upcoming conferences, workshops and schools


Mary Wootters named the recipient of the 2022 James L. Massey Award

The IT Society is pleased to announce that Mary Wootters has been named the recipient of the 2022…

May 18, 2022
ITW 2022 Call for Tutorials/Paper Submission

The 2022 Information Theory Workshop seeks proposals for 2.5 hour tutorials. Paper submission…

May 5, 2022
Alon Orlitsky Receives the 2022 Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award

The IT Society is pleased to announce that Alon Orlitsky of the University of California, San Diego…

Mar 29, 2022


Jun 26, 2022
Aalto University, Espoo, Finalnd & virtually on zoom
BOG Meeting - Hybrid Meeting @ ISIT 2022, Espoo, Finland

This will be a hybrid meeting in person and on zoom in conjunction with ISIT 2022.

05-08 Jun, 2022
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
2022 Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT2022)

The 17th Canadian Workshop on Information Theory (CWIT) will take place in person, June 5--8 2022,…

20-23 Jun, 2022
Indian Institute of Technology Mandi
2022 JTG/IEEE ITSoc Summer School

JTG/IEEE ITSoc Summer School 2022 will take place in person, June 20--23 2022, in the Indian…

Jobs Board

PhD Position on Error-Correction Codes for DNA Data Storage
IMT Atlantique/Lab-STICC laboratory (France)

Open PhD position at IMT Atlantique (France) on the design of efficient error-correction codes for…

Apr 17, 2022
Postdoc Position at MIT
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The MIT Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) is seeking applicants for a…

Apr 17, 2022
Postdoc at Uni Melbourne, closes 10 May
University of Melbourne

Open position: Postdoc at Uni. Melbourne. Needs PhD in optimization, statistical signal processing…

Apr 13, 2022

Recent Journal Issues

IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

The IEEE Transactions on Information Theory publishes papers concerned with the transmission, processing, and utilization of information.


Research In Information Theory

Selected papers on information theory from our journals and conferences