Keynote Address on Energy Engineering Education in the Age of Climate Crisis
Mankato, Minn. – Ned Mohan, professor at the University of Minnesota, researcher in the field of power electronics applied to electrical systems, will give a keynote address entitled “Power Engineering Education in the Age of Climate Crisis – A Holistic View”, during a reception on Thursday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Minnesota State University, Mankato’s Centennial Student Union Ballroom.
Mohan will make his presentation on the opening day of the 22n/a IEEE Annual International Conference on Electro Information Technology, to be held at the Minnesota State Campus in Mankato Thursday through Saturday, May 19-21.
About 100 attendees are expected to attend the conference, most of them professors from across the Midwest as well as professionals from local and regional electronics technology companies.
The conference is open to the public. The cost of attendance ranges from $100 for IEEE student members to $450 for non-IEEE members. Registration information and the conference program are available online. The conference will also include exhibits and vendor tables set up by industry representatives.
Friday’s events include a keynote presentation by Madjid Fathi, a professor at the University of Siegen in Germany, titled “From Documents to Knowledge Graph – New Paths for Document-Driven Knowledge Graph Construction”.
Saturday’s events include a keynote presentation by Vitaly Herasevich, professor of anesthesiology and medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, titled “Is Computer Vision solution for post Electronic Medical Records (EMR) world?”
Media interested in learning more about the conference can contact Vince Winstead, general chairman of the conference and professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Technology at Minnesota State, by email at [email protected] or by phone at 507-389-5456.
The conference is sponsored by IEEE Region 4, in conjunction with Minnesota Mankato State and the IEEE Twin Cities Chapter.
Minnesota Mankato State’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Technology is part of the University’s College of Science, Engineering, and Technology.
Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive university with 14,546 students, is part of the Minnesota State System, which includes 30 colleges and seven universities.