JSAIT Covert Art September 22

Deep Learning for Inverse Problems

The September 2022 issue of the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Information Theory is on "Deep Learning Methods for Inverse Problems".

BITS cover Fall 2022

Katalin Marton's Legacy in IEEE BITS

The most recent issue of IEEE BITS the Information Theory Magazine is on Katalin Marton's Lasting Legacy.

Newsletter march 2023 cover

Read the March 2023 Newsletter

Read report from the 2023 Zugspitze Workshop on Communications and more in the March 2023 issue of the IT Society Newsletter.

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.

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

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 June 15, 2023.

May 25, 2023
2023 ComSoc/ITSoc Joint Paper Award Recipients Named

The IT Society is pleased to announce that "Age of Information in Random Access Channels…

May 11, 2023
Reminder: 2023 North American School of Information Theory (Early Registration deadline: April 30)

The 2023 North American School of Information Theory is approaching fast. The early registration…

Apr 27, 2023
Call for Posters: 2nd 6G Wireless Foundations Forum (Deadline Extended)

The poster submission deadline for the 2nd 6G Wireless Foundations Forum has been extended to May 1…

Apr 21, 2023


Jun 25, 2023
Taipei International Convention Center (TICC), No. 1, Section 5, Xinyi Rd, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110
BOG Meeting - Hybrid Meeting @ ISIT 2023, Taipei, Taiwan

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

19-23 Jun, 2023
3rd Workshop on Entanglement Assisted Communication

Workshop on Entanglement Assisted Communication, taking place from June 19th to June 23rd at the…

20-23 Jun, 2023
Orlando, Florida
55th Annual ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC2023)

The 55th ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC 2023) is sponsored by the ACM Special Interest…

Jobs Board

Two-year Postdoc Opening in Communications and Coding for Channels with Memory
Chalmers University of Technology

Two-year postdoc position at Chalmers in communications and coding for channels with memory. The…

May 31, 2023
Postdoc Position in Coding for Physical Layer Security
Laboratoire ETIS (CY Cergy Paris Université, ENSEA, CNRS), France

A one year postdoc position in finite block-length coding for physical layer security is available…

May 31, 2023
PhD Position on the Intersection of Information and Control Theories, Estimation and Machine Learning

There is an open PhD position at EURECOM, Sophia-Antipolis, on the intersection of information and…

May 12, 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