News and Events

Dear IEEE PES members:

Our organization is strong when we all participate. Many of you are likely aware of the wide range of opportunities to serve within our society at various levels, starting from local chapters to conference planning and management to technical committees. These volunteers – of which I am one – are the core of IEEE/PES and play a key role in shaping our industry. As our industry evolves and strives to serve the global population, I would like to see, as the President of IEEE/PES, more gender and ethnic diversity in our technical committees, conferences and on the PES Governing Board.  Read more…

(12/31/2019)

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.

(09/26/2019)

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

(03/22/2019)

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

(01/19/2018)

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

(01/15/2018)

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the world’s largest technical professional organization, and The State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on November 27, 2017 in Beijing, China. Mr. Jinbai Yang, Vice President of SGCC, and Professor Saifur Rahman, President 2018-19 of the IEEE Power & Energy Society, signed this MOU and held talks on mutual cooperation.

(11/27/2017)