Each year at APEC, the IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS) hosts a series of meetings, workshops and events. One of the sponsoring organizations for APEC, PELS has facilitated and guided the development and innovation in power electronics technology for more than 30 years. In striving to build knowledge and awareness of the latest technologies and other advances in power electronics, the goal of PELS is to keep members current and competitive in the workplace, and provide them with the tools necessary to help them grow both personally and professionally.

Preview the PELS APEC 2020 Meetings below.

Date Meeting Name Start Time End Time Room
Sunday 15 March IEEE International Future Energy Challenge (IFEC) Workshop 8:00 AM 6:00 PM Room 352
PELS New AdCom Member Orienentation 12:00 PM 1:30 PM Room 201-202
PELS Executive Team Pre-Strategy Meeting (Officers Only) 3:00 PM 5:00 PM Room 201-202
Monday, 16 March Electronic Transformers Technical Committee (ETTC) 8:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 356-357
PELS Membership Meeting 9:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 224
PELS Chapter Chair Forum 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Room 224
PELS Cyber-Physical Security Committee 10:00 AM 11:00 AM Room 201-202
PELS Fellows Committee (Members Only) 11:00 AM 1:00 PM Room 201-202
PELS TC & Academic Chairs Lunch (Invite Only) 11:30 AM 1:00 PM Room 214
PELS Mentoring Round Tables 7:00 AM 9:00 AM ROOM TBD
Tuesday, 17 March PELS TC1 - Power and Control Core Technologies 8:15 AM 10:15 AM Room 224
PELS WIE Committee 9:00 AM 10:00 AM Room 201-202
PELS Long Range Planning Committee 9:00 AM 10:30 AM Room 356-357
Working Group P2004 9:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 352
PELS History/Milestone 10:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 201-202
IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics on Power Electronics

Steering Committee & Editorial Board
10:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 224
PELS TC7- Communication Energy Systems 10:30 AM 12:00 PM Room 214
SPEC Steering Committee Meeting 11:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 356-357
PELS OA-J 12:00 PM 1:30 PM Room 201-202
PELS Standards Meeting 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Room 214
PELS TC4- Vehicle and Transportation Systems 1:00 PM 2:30 PM Room 224
CPSS Transactions on Power Electronics and Applications Editorial Board 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Room 356-357
PELS Digital Media and Education Committee 1:30 PM 3:00 PM Room 201-202
PELS and CPSS Exec Team Meeting 2:00 PM 3:00 PM Room 356-357
PELS TC6 - High Performance and Emerging Technologies Meeting 2:30 PM 4:30 PM Room 214
PEDG Steering Committee Meeting 2:30 PM 4:00 PM Room 224
Global Relations Committee Meeting 3:30 PM 5:00 PM Room 201-202
PELS TC5 - Sustainable Energy Technical Committee 4:00 PM 5:30 PM Room 224
PELS Industry Advisory Board 4:00 AM 5:00 AM Room 356-357
PELS Magazine Editorial Board 5:00 PM 6:30 PM Room 356-357
PELS TC3 Motor Drives & Actuators 5:30 PM 7:00 PM Room 214
eGrid Steering Committee 5:30 PM 6:30 PM Room 224
IEEE IAS/PELS Young Professional Reception 7:00 PM 9:00 PM Off Site
Wednesday, 18 March PELS Women in Engineering (WIE) Breakfast 8:00 AM 9:00 AM Room 215-216
PELS Products Committee 9:00 AM 11:00 AM Room 201-202
PELS TC2 - Power Conversion Systems and Components 9:30 AM 11:00 AM Room 224
PELS Day 2020 Meeting 10:00 AM 11:00 AM Room 215-216
ITRW 2.0 10:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 356-357
PELS Mentorship Steering Committee 11:00 AM 12:00 PM Room 201-202
IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics Editorial Board (TPELS) 11:30 AM 2:00 PM Room 215-216
PELS Technical Operations Committee 2:00 PM 4:00 PM Room 201-202
Thursday, 19 March PELS Conference Executive Committee Breakfast 7:30 AM 8:30 AM Room 215-216
PELS Conference Committee 8:30 AM 11:30 AM Room 215-216
PELS Administrative Committee 12:00 PM 6:30 PM Room 356-357
PELS Administrative Committee Dinner (Invite Only) 7:00 AM 9:00 AM OffSite