We are thrilled to share that the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has recognized Benetech with the 2014 Region 6 Directors Special Award, Outstanding Small Company of the Year, for Innovative Contributions to Humanitarian Technology. Benetech won the award for its continued commitment to community improvement through literacy, environmental, and human rights initiatives.
IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE Region 6 covers the Western United States, from Alaska to New Mexico and Montana to Hawaii.
Benetech Vice President of Engineering, Mark Roberts, was presented with the award on October 12, during IEEE’s Global Humanitarian Technology Conference.