“Where Students and Young Professionals Come to Connect and be Inspired”

IEEE Rising Stars is designed to inform, excite, enthuse, and enlighten the top engineering young professionals and students.
Over the course of 3 days, featuring 40+ expert speakers, attendees will obtain direction and perspective into potential career paths as they learn about emerging technologies and connect with industry professionals and executives.

Attendees will learn how to develop as leaders in their respective fields and succeed in an ever-changing job environment through:

  • Technical Innovation Talks
  • Job Recruitment Fair
  • Workshops
  • Competitions
  • Networking Opportunities

Rising Stars attendees will leave the event invigorated with newfound career possibilities and the contacts needed to support them through their career journey.


Kathy Herring-Hayashi
Kathy Herring-HayashiQualcomm

“Looking for those students and young professionals that stand out above the rest? IEEE Rising Stars brings those talents together for one weekend every year. Not only that, IEEE further energizes them with presentations on the latest in technology, professional development skills and getting ready for that interview. “

Tamara Dull
Tamara DullPrincipal Open-Source Technologist, AWS Open Source: Blockchain

"IEEE Rising Stars: That’s what happens when you bring cool tech, engaging industry leaders, and young, eager minds together. This was my first year attending, and I enjoyed the conference so much, I’m already encouraging my colleagues to participate next year with me."

Conference Registration

The Premium Saver Package is currently on sale. Prices go up on November 13th, 2022. 

IEEE Student/Life Members

$349/ person

IEEE Members

$399/ person

Non IEEE Members

$449/ person

Package Descriptions


Ultimate Saver Package

  • Best Price
  • IEEE Rising Stars Bag
  • IEEE/Sponsorship Swag
  • Meals During Conference
  • IEEE Rising Stars T-Shirt
  • Las Vegas Event Discounts x2
  • Raffle Tickets x5
  • IEEE Baseball Cap
Expires Nov 13, 2022

Premium Saver Package

  • Price Increases $50 From Original
  • IEEE Rising Stars Bag
  • IEEE/Sponsorship Goodies
  • Meals During Conference
  • IEEE Rising Stars T-Shirt
  • Las Vegas Event Discount x1
  • Raffle Tickets x2
Expires Jan 3, 2023

Regular Package

  • Price Increases $100 from Original
  • IEEE Rising Stars Bag
  • IEEE/Sponsorship Goodies
  • Meals During Conference

Hotel Registration

Once you register, you can get a special link to book ‘Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel’ (venue of the conference) at the discounted rate of $79 + resort fees.

International Attendees

If you require a visa letter, please reach out to [email protected].

Countdown for Premium Saver Package


Red Dwarf Series

The Red Dwarf Series is a virtual info series designed to give you a small taste of the kinds of speakers and topics that will be presented at the Rising Stars Conference

Past Speakers

Stay tuned as we announce our 2023 speakers soon!


Stay tuned as we announce our 2023 schedule soon!


If you need financial support to attend, we encourage you to reach out to your local IEEE Section, employer, or school using our letter template. Click the button below to view the document.