Complete the POBC/COI Form

About This Form

It is the responsibility of all IEEE conference organizers to consider each item of business where they have a vote or decision-making authority to determine if a conflict of interest exists.

If you are involved in making business or purchase decisions for a conference, or other activities that could represent a conflict of interest, you must complete the Principles of Business Conduct/Conflict of Interest form.

This form must be completed by:

  • Members, volunteers, and staff with business decision-making authority
  • Non-members and others who do business with or on behalf of IEEE

How to Complete This Form

You can complete this form in two ways:

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If you have questions about the POBC/COI form, please contact IEEE Internal Audit at

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