Keynote Speaker

Distinguished professors from both academia and industry will be invited to give speeches.

Keynote Speakers


Hossam A.Gabbar
UOIT, Oshawa, Canada

Resilient Transportation Infrastructures: Planning, Control, and Performance Optimization


Elna Holmberg
Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

Advancements in Electromobility Research


Miguel F. Anjos
Polytechnique Montréal, Canada

A Tight-and-Cheap Conic Relaxation for the AC Optimal Power Flow Problem


Hussein Mouftah
University of Ottawa

Connected Electric Vehicles in Smart Cities

Gerry Moschopoulos
Western University, London, ON, Canada

Recent Developments in Power Electronic Inverters for Renewable Energy and Smart Grid Applications


Bala Venkatesh
Ryerson University, Canada

Energy Storage – Asset Deferral using Pole Top Units

Loi Lei Lai
Guangdong University of Technology, Guangzhou, China

Smart Grid for Smart Cities – A Decision Support System with consideration of Natural Disaster


Bingyin Xu
Shandong University of Technology (SDUT), Zibo, China

A Novel Control Method for Isolated Micro Grids Based on Synchronized Fixed-Frequency Current Source

Invited Speaker

Mohamed Safiuddin
University at Buffalo, USA

A Blueprint for Engineering Education in the 21st Century



Huimin Li
Shandong University of Technology (SDUT), Zibo, China

IEC61850 Based Open Platform for Smart Grid Application Development

Katherine Sparkes

Distributed Energy Resources: Challenges and Opportunities for Ontario

Dan Ruby
Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE)

OCE’s Advanced Technology Platforms


Stephen Brown
CSA Group

Cybersecurity Considerations for Industrial IoT (IIoT)