PELS Mentorship Roundtable at APEC 2020
Event: PELS Mentorship Roundtable at APEC 2020
Date and Time: Monday, 16 March 8:00pm-9:30pm
Location: Room Great Hall D
Registration Link: Will be coming soon
Register to meet the leaders in power-electronics through a face-to-face mentoring event. Our distinguished mentors have started businesses, climbed the ranks of IEEE and become high-performers at corporations and universities.
PELS members will get a rare opportunity to ask questions and get professional advice directly from mentors who have a career’s worth of knowledge to share.
Space is limited to 5 people per table which provides a casual, personal, and quiet atmosphere for conversation. Appetizers, desserts, and beverages will be served.
The cost is $10.00 per person. Your confirmation from this registration will be your ticket to the event.
Frede Blaabjerg, Aalborg University-Research and Leadership in Power Electronics: How to find a balance
Liuchen Chang, University of New Brunswick-TBD
Patrick Chapman, Enphase- Transitioning between Academia & Industry
Sewan Choi, Seoul Tech- How to Manage Research Activities in an Academic Setting
Ahmed Elasser, GE Global Research- Engineering, Innovations, and Publications in Industry
Jinjun Liu, Xi'an Jiaotong University-TBD
Burak Ozpineci, Oak Ridge National Laboratory- Working with Government vs. Industry Grants
Ira Pitel, MagnaPower- Preparing for and Succeeding in a Career in the Industry
Richard Wainwright, John Deere- Being a Recipient and Agent of Technology Change