Mr. David B. Durocher, the President of the Industry Applications Society (IAS) of IEEE together with Dr. Peter Magyar, IAS Chapters and Membership Department (CMD) Chair, visited the Faculty on 13th December 2016. Mr. David presented the benefits of becoming a member of IAS of IEEE and the activities of the IAS. Last year activities of the Ruhuna student branch of IAS presented during the meeting. A discussion session with Mr. David and Dr. Peter was also held. Dean, Head of the Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, academic staff members of DEIE and student members of IAS attended the meeting.