Photograph of the historical ship the Star of India

Information Theory and Applications Workshop

The Information Theory and Applications (ITA) Workshop is back! The workshop will be held Sunday–Friday, February 12–17 at the Wyndham Bayside, San Diego.  The "Star of India" is a museum ship located near the workshop venue.  Image CC BY-SA 2.0 

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Call for 2023 Award Nominations

Nominations are now open for paper awards as well as annual awards and recognition from the IEEE Information Theory Society.

Portrait of Prof. Rüdiger Urbanke. Source: EPFL

Shannon Award for 2023

The IEEE Information Theory Society is pleased to announce that Rüdiger Urbanke is the recipient of the Claude E. Shannon Award for 2023.

Cover art for June 2022 JSAIT issue showing variable coded batch matrix multiplication

JSAIT Issue: Distributed Coding & Computation

The June 2022 issue of the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Information Theory is on "Distributed Coding and Computation".

Portrait of Aylin Yener

Aylin Yener Elected as IEEE Division Director

The IT Society congratulates Past President Aylin Yener for being elected to be the next IEEE Division IX Director.

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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.

Aspects of Our Society

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Outreach
A gathering of videos, books and more that show how information theory impacts our lives.
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

IEEE Information Theory Society Call for 2023 Award Nominations

Nominations are now open for paper awards as well as annual awards and recognition from the IEEE…

Jan 9, 2023
Aylin Yener Has Been Elected To Be the Next IEEE Division IX Director

The IT Society congratulates our Past President Aylin Yener for being elected to be the next IEEE…

Dec 22, 2022
Frank Kschischang Awarded 2023 IEEE Hamming Medal

IEEE Information Theory Society congratulates member Frank Kschischang for receiving the 2023 IEEE…

Dec 9, 2022
2022 Chicago Workshop on Coding and Learning

The 2022 Chicago Workshop on Coding and Learning will be held online on Friday, December 2nd, 9am-…

Nov 30, 2022

Conferences

12-13 Feb, 2023
Wyndham Bayside, San Diego 1355 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101
BOG Meeting - Hybrid Meeting @ ITA 2023, San Diego, California

This will be a hybrid meeting in person and on zoom in conjunction with ITA 2023.

07-14 Feb, 2023
Washington, DC
AAAI 2023 Conference

The AAAI 2023 Conference will take place in person, Washington DC, during February 7--14 2023.

12-17 Feb, 2023
San Diego, CA
2023 Information Theory and Applications Workshop

The Information Theory and Applications (ITA) Workshop is back! The workshop will be held Sunday–…

Jobs Board

Postdoctoral Position in Econometrics and Statistics
University of Vienna-Department of statistics and operations research

The Department of Statistics and Operations Research at the University of Vienna invites…

Dec 7, 2022
Faculty Opening in Deep Learning
University of Toronto

The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University…

Dec 6, 2022
Faculty Position in Wireless
New York University (NYU) Abu Dhabi

The Division of Engineering at NYU Abu Dhabi invites applications for a tenure-track assistant…

Dec 6, 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