Conference Schedule

The conference is filled with interesting technical sessions and other meaningful activities.

Parallel Sessions

Session No. Session Title Chairs
Power Electronics Technology and Applications
Xianke Lin, UOIT
Information Systems and Communications
Ruth Milman, UOIT
Smart Grid Design and Operations
Loi Lei Lai, Guangdong University of Technology
Transmission & Distribution, Smart Infrastructures
Prasant Ghosh, Syracuse University
Materials and Energy Engineering
Liliana Trevani, UOIT
Thermal Energy Systems
Energy Storage
Mohamed Safiuddin, University of Buffalo
Transportation Electrification
Elna Holmberg, Chalmers University of Technology
Safety and Security of Smart Energy & Grids

Hadis Karimipour, University of Guelph

Micro Energy Grids
Ahmed Othman, UOIT


Panel Discussions

Panel discussions will be organized with the participation of potential industrials partners.

Panel 1
Topics: Education and Innovation in Energy Systems Engineering, Challenges, Quality Controls, Standards, Ethics, Education Chain, and Graduate Studies

Panel 2
Topics: Smart Energy Systems and Technologies, and their Applications on Utility Substations, Communities, Micro Energy Grids, Transportation Electrification, Internet of Energy

Name Panel Time
Dr. Hossam Gaber
Panel 1, 2
11:15 - 12:15 (Room UA1350)
14:55 -15:55 (Room UA1120)
Dr. Elna Holmberg
Panel 1
11:15 - 12:15 (Room UA1350)
Dr. Mohamed Safiuddin
Panel 1
11:15 - 12:15 (Room UA1350)
Dr. Miguel F. Anjos
Panel 1
11:15 - 12:15 (Room UA1350)
Dr. Prasanta Ghosh
Panel 1
11:15 - 12:15 (Room UA1350)
Dr. Bingyin Xu
Panel 2
14:55 -15:55 (Room UA1120)
Dr. Katherine Sparkes
Panel 2
14:55 -15:55 (Room UA1120)
Dr. Huimin Li
Panel 2
14:55 -15:55 (Room UA1120)
Dr. Loi Lai
Panel 2
14:55 -15:55 (Room UA1120)
Mr. Stephen Brown
Panel 2
14:55 -15:55 (Room UA1120)

Note: UA1350 is the Dr. Peter Zakarow Auditorium in the Science Building. Dowload the Keynote Panelists Schedule.


Exhibitors are provided space and time to demonstrate their technology to all participants, and participate in all sessions and activities in the program. Exhibition fee is 400 USD.


This event is sponsored by IEEE Toronto, NPSS Chapter, UOIT, and DSEA.


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