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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.

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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

News

Pravin Varaiya has died

Pravin P. Varaiya died on June 10th at his home in Berkeley, CA at the age of 81.

Jun 20, 2022
2022 ITSoc Chapter of the Year Announced!

The UK and Ireland Section Chapter has been named the 2022 Chapter of the Year.

Jun 13, 2022
2022 ComSoc/ITSoc Joint Paper Award Recipients Named

2022 ComSoc/ITSoc Joint Paper Award Recipients Named

Jun 13, 2022
Toby Berger, Celebrated Information Theorist, Passed Away

Toby Berger passed away on May 25, 2022 at the age of 81. He was one of the icons of information…

Jun 6, 2022

Conferences

Jun 27, 2022
Monday June 27, 2022 • 13.10 • Auditorium Lumituuli • ISIT 2022
Diversity and Inclusion Workshop at ISIT 2022

The Diversity and Inclusion Workshop at ISIT 2022 is on "Diversity and inclusion at work – how…

02-05 Jul, 2022
London, UK
2022 Conference on Learning Theory (COLT2022)

2022 Conference on Learning Theory will take place in person, July 2--5 2022, in London UK.

04-06 Jul, 2022
Oulu, Finland
2022 IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC2022)

The 23rd IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (…

Jobs Board

Quantum Information Theory Postdocs
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology

Open postdoc position in quantum information theory at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology…

May 28, 2022
3-year Postdoc + PhD Students in Network Information-Theoretic Sensor Management for Multi-Target Surveillance

Open Position: 3-year Postdoc + PhD Students in Network Information-Theoretic Sensor Management for…

May 19, 2022
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

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.

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Research In Information Theory

Selected papers on information theory from our journals and conferences