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2024 IEEE Information Theory Workshop

The IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW) will be held in Shenzhen, China, Nov. 24–28, 2024.

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IEEE BITS Quantum Computation and Information

The most recent issue of IEEE BITS the Information Theory Magazine is on Quantum Computation and Information.

Katalin Marton

Katalin Marton Memorial Conference

This memorial conference will commemorate our distinguished colleague, so far the only female recipient of the Claude E. Shannon Award.  To be held at the Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Budapest, Hungary, July 3 to July 6.

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JSAIT issue Modern Compression

The December 2022 issue of the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Information Theory is on Modern Compression.

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Shannon Award for 2024

The IEEE Information Theory Society is pleased to announce that Andrew Barron is the recipient of the Claude E. Shannon Award for 2024.

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Broadening Participation in the IT Society

The Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) committee introduces the new IT Society Volunteer website.

Joint D&I and WITHITS event at ISIT 2023

Read the September 2023 Newsletter

Read the report of the joint D&IT and WITHITS meeting at ISIT 2023, and more, in the September 2023 newsletter.

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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

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


Contributions for Society Newsletter

Please submit any contributions for the society newsletter by December 15, 2023.

Nov 30, 2023
2024-2025 Distinguished Lecturers

The IEEE Information Theory Society is pleased to announce that Aditya Ramamoorthy, Anand Sarwate,…

Nov 28, 2023
Meir Feder Named 2024 Padovani Lecturer

The IEEE Information Theory Society is pleased to announce that Meir Feder of Tel Aviv University…

Nov 28, 2023
2023 ITSoc Chapter of the Year Announced

The Sweden Vehicular Technology/Communications/Information Theory (VT/COM/IT) joint chapter has…

Nov 28, 2023


Dec 15, 2023
New Orleans, USA
CFP: Information-Theoretic Principles in Cognitive Systems: NeurIPS 2023 Workshop

Call for Papers for NeurIPS 2023 workshop:…

Dec 15, 2023
New Orleans, USA
CFP: Information-Theoretic Principles in Cognitive Systems: NeurIPS 2023 Workshop

Call for Papers for NeurIPS 2023 workshop…

Dec 16, 2023
New Orleans, USA
Call for Papers: NeurIPS 2023 Workshop on Deep Learning and Inverse Problems

NeurIPS 2023 workshop on Deep Learning for Inverse Problems will be held in New Orleans on Dec. 16…

Jobs Board

Open Rank ECE Tenure Track Positions at the University of Illinois Chicago
University of Illinois Chicago

The University of Illinois Chicago ECE department invites applications for multiple tenured and…

Oct 31, 2023
Senior Research Engineer in Information Theory, Statistical Learning Theory and Machine Learning
Paris Research Center, Huawei France

The Huawei Paris Research Center, located in Paris area, is looking for candidates for a permanent…

Oct 28, 2023
Multiple Faculty Positions in EECS at the University of Tennessee
University of Tennessee

The University of Tennessee invites applications for tenure track in electrical engineering and…

Oct 14, 2023

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.


Videos on Information Theory

Research In Information Theory

Selected papers on information theory from our journals and conferences