IEEE International Energy Conference (ENERGYCON) 2018

ENERGYCON 2018 is the 5th IEEE International Energy Conference and will be held between 3-7 June 2018 at Limassol. It is organized by the IEEE Cyprus Section, the IEEE PES Cyprus Chapter, and the KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence of the University of Cyprus, in partnership with IEEE Region 8.

ENERGYCON covers a broad range of electric power and energy systems topics and is open to contributions that are related to the theme “Towards Self-healing, Resilient and Green Electric Power and Energy Systems”.

ENERGYCON aims to attract scientists, professional engineers and engineering students from all over the world and give them the opportunity to present and publish their work, discuss, exchange ideas and knowledge as well as network for future collaborations. Accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings and appear in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.

Important Dates
Paper Submission: 15 October 2017
Tutorials/Special Sessions proposals: 1 October 2017
Notification of Acceptance: 15 February 2018
Camera-Ready Papers: 01 April 2018

PDF Announcement: ENERGYCON 2018_Call for papers

PHOEBE summer internship positions through the IEEE Action for Industry


PHOEBE Research and Innovation Ltd has been established in 2016 in Nicosia (Strovolos) and is already very active and efficient, based on the long experience of its founders. The company creates innovative solutions for energy-efficient systems’ monitoring, control and optimization, exploiting state-of-the-art research outcomes within industrial applications.

Who we are: We are a company that builds innovative products and web services for the international market.
Who you are: You are a passionate programmer who loves exploring new concepts. You also love Python!
Why us? Build innovative solutions, expand your programming skills and be trained by an experienced team!


  • Collaborate with our team, to build innovative software for the international market.
  • Cultivate your passion for programming and your love for Python, using frameworks (such as Django) for web services.
  • Opportunity to learn and work on different levels of the web development stack (back-end and front-end, e.g. using ReactJS and AngularJS)
  • Gain experience in developing RESTful API.
  • Contribute in our team’s knowledge-sharing environment.


  • No prior experience necessary, however being active within open source software communities, programming competitions (such as IEEEXtreme) and projects, or sending us examples of your projects, are pluses.
  • Applicants should be members of IEEE. To join IEEE click here.


Period: 3-month internship (with the Opportunity to extend to a full-time contract for a one-year period)
Payment: €1,000-1,250 per month (gross), depending on qualifications


Please, contact us at and send us your CV, describing your background and qualifications, past projects, etc.

Application Deadline: 15 June 2017

[pdf]: PHOEBE_IEEE-InternshipPositions

4W4U summer internship positions through the IEEE Action for Industry


4W4U is a newly founded ICT start up that will develop applications to disseminate information to local and international tourists.  4W4U will create mobile applications for iOS and Android devices with quality, performance and end user experience in mind.


Our team will provide you the opportunity to learn about iOS / Android / Databases and build complete front end to back end solutions. You will have the chance to learn by performing practical work on internal projects and to create your own project during the summer.

We are looking for software engineering interns for the summer of 2017.
1.    Software engineer(s) to collect and process data, to develop databases and web pages for the needs of the applications.
2.    Software engineer(s) to develop mobile application for iOS and Android devices, and the API for the communication between the application, the web pages and the database.


  • Graduates or students who have completed at least the second year in their studies in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Applicants should be members of IEEE. To join IEEE click here.


  1. Software engineer(s) for data collection, database and web pages

Required skills

  • Proficiency or at least good working knowledge of relational DBMS and SQL.
  • Knowledge of the general database architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Fluency in English.
  1. Software engineer(s) for mobile application and API

Required skills

  • Proficiency in at least one programming language or technology including, but not limited, to Swift, Objective-C, JAVA, C/C++, Python, Javascript, PHP.
  • Knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
  • Fluency in English.

Mindset / Personality for both positions

  • Eager to learn
  • Highly driven and resourceful
  • Strong ability to collaborate
  • Ability to take on challenges
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Detail-oriented


Period: 1/7/2017 – 31/8/2017 (9:00 – 16:00).
Remuneration will be based on qualifications and previous related work experience


Interested candidates should send their curriculum vitae (CV) via e-mail to with subject “Summer Internships 2017”.

Application Deadline: 31 May 2017

[pdf]: 4W4U_IEEE-InternshipPositions

SignalGeneriX summer internship positions through the IEEE Action for Industry


SignalGeneriX is creatively using its expertise in Digital Signal Processing and Communications to develop state-of-the-art solutions and to add value to its clients’ products and processes through the development of strong Intellectual Property. The company offers a complete set of services ranging from definition of requirements, system design, algorithmic design, hardware design and fabrication to prototype development, field deployment, testing and evaluation. The company’s ultra-low-powered hardware, novel smart antenna components and other DSP intellectual property products are incorporated in systems and processes for modern high-tech industries such as the Communication, Medical, Health, Security, Military and Environmental Monitoring as well as more traditional industries such as Agriculture and Farming. (


We have several commercial and R&D oriented projects related to communication systems. Those projects are linked with European projects calls and industry. The successful candidates are typically assigned a small project depending on the experience, time and preferences. The projects can be individual or team based. The projects can include software and/or hardware development. We advise the candidates to take a look on our website given above. Please note that we give priority to the final year students.


  • Graduates or students in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or other related field.
  • Applicants should be members of IEEE. To join IEEE click here.


  • Knowledge in communication systems
  • Embedded coding
  • Hands-on experience in electronics and electrical systems
  • Software development in C#
  • Software development in C/C++
  • Electronics circuit design
  • Electronic printed circuit board design
  • Electronics circuit debugging
  • Hardware and software design and prototyping


Period: Summer 2017 (June, July, August)
Salary: unpaid
Vacancies: 3 (depending on availability at the time the interest is expressed)

More info:
Tel: 25870072


23C Gregory Afxentiou str.
Limassol, 4011 Cyprus (distance work is also an option)


Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae (CV) via e-mail to Mr. Konstantinos Michail at

Application Deadline: 24 May 2017

[pdf]: SignalGenerix_IEEE-InternshipPositions

XM summer internship positions through the IEEE Action for Industry

by gmichael

Opportunities – 6 Weeks

IT Professionals

Reference Number: IEEE2017

With over 1,000,000 clients since it was founded in 2009, XM has grown to a large and well established international investment firm and has become a true industry leader. With a workforce of more than 300 people, XM is now offering internship opportunities within its IT team!

As the corporate reputation of XM is built on customer loyalty, our mission is to ensure a secure and advanced trading environment for clients at all times. To achieve this, we hire highly talented professionals, who share our work morale and enthusiasm for success that made XM to what it is today.

Do you feel you have what it takes to be one of us? Our summer internships may just be the perfect opportunity for you to get a taste of this dynamic business. Join us, learn from us develop your skills with us and experience how you can rise to real challenges that shape your future. You may even take a great step forward and gain an opportunity to stay with us full time!

Your Benefits:

  • Enter a dynamic organisation where evolution is part of the every day
  • Team up with high calibre, talented and passionate people from all over the world
  • Work in a highly collaborative and intellectually stimulating environment
  • Enjoy a full range of coaching, training and development

Main Requirements:

  • Final year students in Computer Science, Engineering or any other relevant degree (first or upper second class honours)
  • Very good working knowledge of Java / C++ / C# or PHP
  • Proactive, sharp and efficient
  • Excellent teamworking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills in English
  • EU Nationality

Salary: € 600 for 6 weeks
Working hours: 09:00 – 13:00 & 14:00 – 18:00
Location: Limassol, Cyprus

Apply now!

Send your CV and academic transcripts to, quoting the above job reference number by Friday, 12th May 2017.

[pdf]: XM-InternshipPositions

Industrial IoT Quest

by gmichael

IEEE Region 8 in collaboration with GE Europe is hosting an Industrial IoT Quest, which is essentially a 1-month online competition taking place on a cloud-based platform open to all members in our Region. The winners of this competition will have the chance to make their own company and create new apps. Everybody that is taking part in this competition will receive training and valuable experience, so everybody will be a winner. This is another small step towards getting IEEE closer to industry.

More info:

CYTA summer internship positions through the IEEE Action for Industry

by gmichael

CYTA will offer 7 summer internship positions for undergraduate or postgraduate IEEE student members.

The candidates must meet the following requirements:
– By the end of the Spring semester they should have completed their first year of studies.
– During the next Fall semester, they should be registered as students. Students that will receive their degrees this Summer and are not registered to continue their postgraduate studies, they are not eligible.
– Are IEEE student members with an active subscription.

The summer internships will start within the first 10 days of June and they will last at least 3 months and maximum 6 months. CYTA is offering for this full-time positions 100€ per week. The working hours are 07:00-14:15 with the chance of one shift afternoon depending on the position.

Anyone that is interested for these positions please send before the 28th of April 2017 an email to and CC the email
The email must contain the following information:
– Name & Surname
– Field & Year of studies
– Attach a certificate of attendance with the starting and expected graduation year (Graduating students should attach their acceptance letter for their future postgraduate studies)
– Contact details (email & phone)
– The preferable duration for the internship
– The preferable province for employment (Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaca, Ammochostos, Paphos)

Please note that any applications for these positions after 28 of April will be ignored.

Open-source model and how to get involved

This Thursday 23 March 2017, the Computer Science Society of University of Nicosia co-organizes with IEEE UNic, the event The Open-Source Model – How to get Involved.

The main supporters of the event is ACM Cyprus and IEEE Cyprus.

The event will take place at room M208 from 18:00 to 20:00.

The speaker is the Chairman of ACM Cyprus Chapter, Dr. Gjermundrod Kjell Harald.

In this talk the open-source model of software development will be presented. A short history of this community with the key participants (like Richard Stallman and Linus Torvalds) will be overviewed along with various examples of open-source licenses (e.g. GNU General Public License, BSD, etc.). In addition, ways on how you as a student can get involved in the open-source community and what is expected of its members will be discussed.

Coffee and pastries will be available for the participants as well as IEEE “swags”.

U-TX Trainee Positions through the IEEE Action for Industry

by gmichael

TRAINEE POSITIONS (Electrical Engineers/ Computer Engineers / Software Developers)


U-TX Technologies LTD is an R&D company providing innovative technological solutions for cellular telecom and asset security markets. U-TX solutions consist of proprietary hardware, firmware and software which provides the building blocks that provisions the creation of unique communication networks – all in accordance with local laws and world-wide standards.


U-TX Technologies in collaboration with IEEE Cyprus Section, under the Action for Industry (AfI) initiative, offers trainee positions for Electrical Engineers, Computer Engineers and Software Developers to recent graduates in order to gain experience in electronic design, wireless telecommunications, hardware/software engineering and software development in a leading company.


  • Recent Graduate in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science,
    or other related field.
  • The candidates should have hardware and/or software basic skills.
  • Knowledge of one or more of the areas below will be an advantage:
    • Software:
      • High Level programming (C/C++, Microsoft .NET)
      • Embedded systems programming
      • Wireless Communication systems
      • Signal processing
    • Hardware:
      • Hands-on experience in electronics
      • Electronics circuit design
      • Printed circuit board prototyping / Fault finding
      • Microprocessors coding
      • Wireless Communication systems


  • Passion for Hardware/Software Development and technology in general
  • Hunger to learn and continuously improve
  • Excellent English
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team


The candidate must be eligible to participate in Human Resources Development Authority of Cyprus Programmes. For details, click here.

Full-time, 6-month contract which it may be renewed.

Satisfactory salary depending on qualifications.

The position does not include 13th salary.


U-TX Technologies Headquarters, New Port Area, Limassol


Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae (CV) via e-mail to Mr. Agathoklis Papadopoulos at and cc to the Cyprus Section Industry Ambassador, Mrs Maria Efthimiou at

Applicants should be members of IEEE. To join IEEE click here.

CVs must be in English language

Application Deadline: 24 Feb 2017

[pdf]: UTX-TraineePositions