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ISIT 2021 Begins July 12 (Australia Time!)
ISIT 2021 begins on July 12, and there is still time to register. A welcome message video is now available, with an overview of the program and session format. https://2021.ieee-isit.org/#footer
Jul 1, 2021
Gerhard Kramer Named Recipient of the 2021 Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award
Gerhard Kramer has been named recipient of the 2021 Aaron D. Wyner Distinguished Service Award.
Jul 1, 2021
Call for Volunteers - Table Hosts for WITHITS Networking Event
WITHITS is recruiting volunteers as table hosts for networking event at ISIT2021. We are planning a virtual networking roundtables event for WITHITS at ISIT this year, and we are looking for people willing to help virtually host a table at this event. 
Jun 29, 2021
CFP: Entropy: Special Issue "Information Theory and Machine Learning"
Call for papers - Entropy: Special Issue "Information Theory and Machine Learning". The goal of the special issue is to collect new results in using information theoretic thinking to solve machine learning problems.
Jun 28, 2021
Changho Suh named recipient of the 2021 James L. Massey Award
Changho Suh named recipient of the 2021 James L. Massey Award
Jun 24, 2021
Anuran Makur named the recipient the 2021 Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award
Anuran Makur's thesis "Information Contraction and Decomposition" has been awarded the 2021 Thomas M. Cover Dissertation Award.
Jun 18, 2021
2021 North American School of Information Theory
The 2021 North American School of Information Theory will take place next week, featuring six tutorials.
Jun 15, 2021
2021 ITSoc Chapter of the Year Announced!
The Guangzhou Section Chapter named 2021 Chapter of the Year.
Jun 11, 2021
ISIT2021 Technical Program Is Now Available
The ISIT2021 technical program is now available at https://2021.ieee-isit.org/TechnicalProgram.asp . The virtual ISIT2021 begins on Monday, July 12 at 7 am (Australian Eastern Standard Time). It may still be Sunday for many people.
Jun 7, 2021
Next JSAIT Special Issue will be on Information Theoretic Foundations of Future Communication Systems
Call for papers — this JSAIT special issue will focus on exploring how new advances in information theory can impact future communication systems. Submission deadline is September 1, 2021.
Jun 5, 2021
2021 North American School of Information Theory
Registration for posters and attendance of the 2021 North American School of Information Theory has opened.
May 21, 2021
Attention ITSoc Student Members! ISIT 2021 Four Minutes, Two Techniques Contest
The Student and Outreach Subcommittee of the Information Theory Society is proud to present the ”Four Minutes, Two Techniques Contest”, an event opened to students registered to ISIT 2021.
May 5, 2021
ISIT Scholarships for Undergraduates from Groups Currently Underrepresented in ITSoc
ITSoc will be providing scholarships for undergraduate students from groups that are currently underrepresented in ITSoc to attend ISIT2021 and ITSoc schools. IEEE membership and registration are covered. Applications are due by Monday, June 7.
May 4, 2021
ISIT 2021 Call for Recent Results
The deadline for submissions to the ISIT2021 Recent Results Session has been extended until 7 May 2021 (23:55 Hawaii time)
May 4, 2021
Deadline Extension: JSAIT Special Issue on Coding for Data Management and Delivery in Networks
The deadline for the next JSAIT special issue on Coding for Data Management and Delivery in Networks has been extended to May 15. This is a hard deadline.
May 3, 2021
The book "Rank Codes" by Ernst Gabidulin
The book was prepared for publication (translated to English and edited) by the Institute for Communications Engineering, Technical University of Munich, and will be published May, 3, 2021 by TUM.University Press.
Apr 28, 2021
ISIT 2021 Call for Recent Results
ISIT2021 Recent Results Poster Session is now open for submissions. The submission deadline is 3 May 2021.
Apr 14, 2021
Call for Nominations for Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory
The IEEE Information Theory Society invites nominations for the position of Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, starting July 1, 2021.
Apr 12, 2021
Call for Contributions for Society Newsletter
Please submit contributions for the upcoming newsletter by April 30.
Apr 7, 2021

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