General Chair

Zhe Chen

Professor leader of Wind Power System Research program at the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University

Research Fields: wind energy, power electronics, power system and modern energy systems.

Professor Chen received his Ph.D. degree in Power and Control, from University of Durham, England, he has been a full Professor with the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark since 2002. He is the leader of Wind Power System Research program at the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University. His main current research interests are wind energy, power electronics, power system and modern energy systems. He has led many international and national research projects and has more than 800 technical publications. He is a panel member and a review expert for many international funding organizations.

Professor Chen is a member of editor boards of many international journals, including Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Subject Editor (wind turbine control) of IET Renewable Power Generation, etc. He is a Fellow of IET, a Chartered Engineer in the U.K., a Fellow of IEEE, a member of Danish Academy of Technical Sciences.

Steering Committee Chair

Ljiljana Trajkovic, Simon Fraser University, Canada

Steering Committee

Asadullah Shaikh, Najran University, Saudi Arabia

Carlos J. Barrios H, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia

Danilo Avola, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Giuseppe Carbone, University of Calabria, Italy

Gordana Jovanovic Dolecek, Institute INAOE, Mexico

Jakub Svatoš, Czech Technical University, The Czech Republic

Joshuva Arockia Dhanraj, Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, India

Khaled Kamel A, Texas Southern University, USA

Miroslav N. Velev, Aries Design Automation, USA

Namdar Saniei, Ontario Tech University, Canada

Pascal Lorenz, University of Haute Alsace, France

Perry Ping Shum, Southern University of Science and Technology, China

Pia Lindh, LUT University, Finland

Sos S. Agaian, City University of New York, USA

Vadim Zhmud, Novosibirsk State Technical University, Russia

Vladimir A. Katić, University of Novi Sad, Serbia

Technical Program Chair

Simon X. Yang, University of Guelph, Canada

Technical Committee

Abu Zaharin Ahmad, University Malaysia Pahang, Malaysia

Antonio Rubio, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain

Biplob Ray, Deakin University, Australia

Cortes Osorio, Jimy Alexander, Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, Colombian

Farzin Asadi, Kocaeli University, Turkey

Gaoxi Xiao, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Giuseppe Ciaburro, Università degli Studi della Campania, Italy

Gorka Urbikain Pelayo, Universidad País Vasco, Spain

Harish Kumar Sahoo, Govt. University, India

Nameer N. EL-Emam, Philadelphia University, Amman, Jordan

Obbu Chandra Sekhar, NIT Srinagar, India

Olga Shabalina, Volgograd State technical University, Russia

Reza Rahimi, Cloud Storage Lab, Huawei Innovation Center, USA

S. SMYS, Information Technology Karpagam College of Engineering, India

Sulayman K. Sowe, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology, Japan

Syed Ahmad, Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology, India

Wenlan Qiu, University of Houston, USA

Xiangyu Wang, Curtin University, Australia

Yongqiang Zhao, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

Young Seob Jeong, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea

Publication Chair

Henry Leung, University of Calgary, Canada