Name and Objectives
The name of this organization shall be the IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society, hereinafter abbreviated SMCS, of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., hereinafter abbreviated IEEE.
The objectives of the SMCS shall be scientific, literary, and educational in character. It shall maintain a high professional standing among its members and give special attention to such aims within the SMCS Field of Interest (FoI) as hereinafter defined.
The SMCS shall promote close cooperation and exchange of technical information among its members and to this end shall hold meetings for the presentation and discussion of technical papers; shall publish technical journals; and through its committees, shall study and contribute to the technical and professional needs of its members.