He is affiliated with the Institute of Management Consultants, the Institute of Electrical Engineers
, the American Society of Training and Development and the Knights of Columbus to name a few.
He was a member of The Congregational Church of Westborough, the Washington Lodge AF & AM in Warren, RI, the Shriner's Bektash Temple and the Institute of Electrical Engineers
A member of the Institute of Electrical Engineers
, he has 25 years of extensive working experience at senior executive management level in the electricity sector in Oman, covering a wide range of functions including restructuring and unbundling of the electricity sector.
For some years I was a member of the Institute of Electrical Engineers
, with particular expertise on BS7671, but from 2005 I was not allowed to call myself an electrician and apply for paid work.
He, a registered Professional Engineer, is a member of the South African Institute of Electrical Engineers
Pettit was also an active member in the Illuminating Engineering Society, the Institute of Electrical Engineers
and Examiners, the National Society of Professional Engineers, the Arkansas Society of Professional Engineers and the American Society of Plumbing Engineers.
He is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and the Institute of Electrical Engineers
and is currently President of the Chartered Management Institute.
IEEE has its roots in the late 1800s with the emergence of electricity and the establishment of its founding organization, the American Institute of Electrical Engineers
IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) was formed by the merger of American Institute of Electrical Engineers
(AIEE) and the Institute of Radio Engineers (IRE) in 1963.
He was a member of the SA Institute of Electrical Engineers
(SAIEE) for 75 years.
John Akec held membership of many international professional bodies that included associate membership of Institute of Electrical Engineers
(UK); and full membership of Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), IEEE Computer Society, and Association of Computing Machinery (ACM).
He was a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and a member of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers
, the Institute of Radio Engineers, the American Physical Society, the American Astronomical Society, the American Mathematics Society, the Mathematical Association of America, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the New York Academy of Sciences, the Northeast Ohio Commodore Users' Group, the American Slovenian Catholic Union, the Saint Vitus Holy Name Society, the North Shore Animal League, the 700 Club, the Friends of the Slovenian National Home, and the Slovenian Research Center.