IEEE Power and Energy Society

Chicago Chapter 2016-2017


The Chicago Chapter of the Power and Energy Society (PES) of the IEEE serves power and energy professionals in the Chicago Metropolitan Area. The IEEE PES Chicago Chapter provides a local interface to the worldwide network of the IEEE and the PES. In addition, the Chicago Chapter organizes a series of technical presentations of interest to business and engineering professionals affiliated with the power industry.


Date Speaker Affiliation Topic
Sep 21
Wanda Reder S&C Electric Microgrids: Challenges and Opportunities
Oct 12
Michael Higginson S&C Electric Incident Energy Analysis
Nov 9
Manuel Avendano ComEd Energy Storage
Dec 14
Thomas Eitenmiller Siemens Harmonics: IEEE 519 and Variable Speed Drives
Jan 11
Pierre Gigon GE Grid Solutions Circuit Breakers
Feb 8
Jon Sunderwirth and Chris Davis Corning and Anixter Fiber Optic Cable
Mar 8
Qing-Chang Zhong Illinois Institute of Technology Next-Generation Smart Grids: Power Electronics-Enabled Autonomous Power Systems
Apr 12
Mehdi Ganji Willdan Energy Solutions Smart Cities
May 10
Tim Conway SANS Institute December 2015 Ukraine Electric System Cyber Attacks
Jul 16-20 IEEE Power & Energy Society Sheraton Hotel & Towers 1. PES General Meeting - Main site
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Updated 5 Apr 2017