• Ruben Barrera-Michel
    Director Elect Candidate for the 2024-2025 period.

IEEE is positioned as global leader in technology and innovation, we should continue to be reference in our fields, timely identifying emerging needs and opportunities in the Region and the world. We need to position IEEE to a higher level, reflecting members and volunteers achievements through

Working with Section

Working with Section leaders to develop content and material related to emerging technologies, humanitarian and health projects to provide a better future for humanity.

Member Satisfaction

Empowering members and volunteers, enabling active participation of members in IEEE and support underserved members/volunteers. As stated a phrase during a Regional Student Branches Meeting in R9, we need to work for “Member Satisfaction”

Membership Value

Effectively serving the IEEE members and the professional community, offering services and packages, addressing the specific local needs, providing sustainable access to technology and enhancing the membership value

Ruben Barrera-Michel is the CEO of HMSM, company founded in Guadalajara, Mexico dedicated to provide logistic services to American Airlines, United Airlines and Copa Airlines at Guadalajara’s Airport. He is a consultant of many of these companies too. Ruben received his B.S.C.E degree from Universidad del Valle de Atemajac (2004) and he had a Master Degree in Industrial Engineering (2007). He has been speaker in many conferences, both national and international, in private and public universities. In 2009 he was recognized as an outstanding engineer by the governor of Jalisco State and Jalisco Engineer’s Chamber, and received in 2015 the Professional Outstanding Graduated Award from the Universidad del Valle de Atemajac for his contributions to the society. In 2021 he was appointed as Alumni Reference for his contributions to the students and the University.

My Awards

  • Region 9 Best Achievement – Jobsite Award


  • Theodore Hissey Award for Region 9


  • MGA Leadership Award 2021 Recipient