Distinguished Keynote Speakers of 2021

April 19, 2021

at 10 am-10:50 amCentral Time

Prof. Brad Lehman

NortheasternUniversity
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

April 19, 2021

at 10.50 am-11:40 amCentral Time

Prof. Hamid Toliyat

Texas A&MUniversity
College station, Texas, USA

April 19, 2021

at 12.00 pm-12:50 pmCentral Time

Mr. Jeremiah Miller

Departmentof Energy (DOE) Program Director
Washington, USA

April 20, 2021

at 10.00 am -10:50 amCentral Time

Prof. Mehdi Ferdowsi

NSF-ERC Program Director, Missouri University of S&T
Rolla, Missouri, USA

April 20, 2021

at 10.50 am -11:40 amCentral Time

Prof. Ayman EL-Refaie

Marquette University
Marquette, Wisconsin, USA


Distinguished Keynote Speakers of 2020

Power Electronics - The Key Technology for Grid Integration of Renewables


Prof. Frede Blaabjerg

President of IEEE Power Electronics Society,
Aalborg University
Aalborg, Denmark
Role of Power Electronics and Wide Bandgap in Grid-tied Energy Storage Systems


Dr. Stanley Atcitty



Distinguished Member of Technical Staff,
Sandia National Laboratories
Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
Enhancing Electric Grid Innovation Through the Use of Highly Detailed Synthetic Electric Grids

Prof. Thomas J. Overbye

TEES Eminent Professor,
Texas A&M University
College Station, Texas, USA
Accelerating Commercialization of WBG Power Electronics: Large Volume Applications and Cost Considerations

Prof. Victor Veliadis

Executive Director and CTO of PowerAmerica,
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
Light Beyond Lighting, Frontiers in Lighting Technologies: The Human-centric Intelligent Lighting Challenge

Prof. Georges Zissis

Toulouse 3 University
Toulouse, France
A View into the 21st Century Power Systems






Prof. Anil Pahva


University Distinguished Professor,
Kansas State University
Manhattan, Kansas, USA