Dr.Vydeki Vijayakumar is an active IEEE/WIE Volunteer for more than 15 years. She was the Chair of Madras IEEE WIE during 2015-2019 and improved the WIE membership in Madras Section. She acted as the Chair of first ever IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit, held at Chennai, in 2015. Dr.Vydeki is presently working as Associate Professor in the School of Electronics Engineering, VIT Chennai and serves as the IEEE Student Branch Counselor there. She is instrumental in initiating the Women in Engineering SB AG at her campus, in addition to few other society student chapters. She is keen in fulfilling the mission of IEEE, by motivating students to develop technical projects to solve every day issues of common man. She was recognized for her volunteering activities with the “Outstanding IEEE SB Counsellor and Branch Chapter Advisor Award” in the year 2020. Dr.Vydeki has also served as a member in the Projects sub-committee of SIGHT in 2019 & 2020. She has been selected as the member of IEEE HAC MGA Partnerships Committee and Projects Committee for the year 2021.