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Strength in Diversity at PES, A Note from the President of IEEE PES 2018-2019

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Professor Saifur Rahman was keynote speaker and guest at the 5th International Conference on Advances in Electrical Engineering

Professor Saifur Rahman was keynote speaker and guest at the 5th International Conference on Advances in Electrical Engineering held at the Independent University Bangladesh on September 26, 2019.

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Professor Saifur Rahman at the 2019 Global Grid Forum in Vancouver, Canada

Professor Saifur Rahman attended  the 2019 Global Grid Forum in Vancouver, Canada.

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Interview on the The Environment in Focus program on WYPR 88.1 FM Baltimore

Professor Rahman was interviewed by Tom Pelton, presenter of The Environment in Focus program on WYPR 88.1 FM Baltimore.

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Young Engineers Powering the Renewables Transition

Young engineers powering the renewables transition

Prof. Saifur Rahman was interviewed by William Driscoll, reporter of PV Magazine, USA, about the transition to renewable energy.

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Brief Statement from Professor Saifur Rahman, IEEE PES President, on Staff and Volunteer Support Day

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Professor Saifur Rahman at the Transmission and Distribution Conference, Denver Colorado

Professor Saifur Rahman gave opening remarks introducing the IEEE PES at the T&D Conference in Denver Colorado in a presentation entitled:  IEEE Power and Energy Society, Who We are and Where We are Going.

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World Utility Summit Elecrama 2018

Professor Saifur Rahman was one of the keynote speakers at the World Utility Summit Elecrama 2018,  March 2018.

Over 300 delegates were present at the inaugural session presided over by Mr Arvind Singh, Principal Secretary (Energy) at the Maharashtra government. Also present at the summit were Mr Shreegopal Kabra, President of Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers’ Association (IEEMA); Mr Vijay Karia, Chairman of ELECRAMA 2018; Mr Vikram Gandotra, Convenor of World Utility Summit 2018; Mr Saifur Rahman, President of US-based IEEE Power and Energy Society; Mr Jasper Wieck, Head of the Department for Economic and Global Affairs at German Embassy in New Delhi; and Mr R. Nagaraja, Chair of World Utility Summit 2018.

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Professor Saifur Rahman interviewed by The Asian Age Magazine

Professor Saifur Rahman gave an interview at The Asian Age Daily. He also met with M. Shoed Chowdhury, Chairman of  TheAsian Age and Honorary Consul of Malta.

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Professor Saifur Rahman was interviewed on Prothom Alo, a major daily newspaper in Bangladesh.

Professor Saifur Rahman was interviewed on Prothom Alo, a major daily newspaper in Bangladesh.

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