Mission Statement

  • Recognize and celebrate the creative work of scientists, engineers, and entrepreneurs in the field of telecommunications in the spirit of courage and wisdom exemplified by Marconi
  • Help and encourage young people at the beginning of their careers to advance the frontiers of telecommunications through the Marconi Young Scholars Prize
  • Honor, commemorate and describe Marconi's contributions to the science of telecommunications
  • Monitor important developments in telecommunications
  • Promote a deeper understanding of the impact of telecommunications on human affairs- social, political, economic and persona
  • Identify emerging fields of telecommunications that are likely to be in the forefront of future applications
  • Influence future advances and directions in telecommunications
  • Educate professionals and the public about the impact of telecommunications on issues important to them
  • Serve as a forum for interactions among directors, fellows and members on issues of common interest