Women in IES Events

Upcoming Women-in-IES Events

The Women-in-IES committee is working on several events to be held in 2023 with more details to come. Stay tuned.
Extraordinary Women-in-IES Webinar Series – Webinar 3
Time: 9am, EST, November 17th, 2023

Speakers: Dr. Maryam SAEEDIFARD, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Title: Multi-Terminal High-Voltage DC Grids: Challenges and Opportunities

Registration Link 


Women-in-IES Session @ ONCON 2023
The 2nd IEEE Industrial Electronics Society Annual Online Conference
Time: December 8th, 2023

Website: https://iesoncon2023.com/wie-lecture/


Recent Women-in-IES Events

Women-in-IES Luncheon @ IECON 2023, Singapore
The 49th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society – One of the IES flagship conferences
Time: October 17th, 2023
Venue: Orchid Junior Ballroom, Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore


  • Dr. Yoke Sin CHONG, iGlobe Partner, Singapore; 
  • Prof. Soh Khim ONG, National University of Singapore, Singapore;
  • Prof. Jing ZHOU, University of Agder, Norway


Extraordinary Women-in-IES Webinar Series – Webinar 2
Time: 10 am EDT, September 19th, 2023

Speakers: Dr. Mihoko NIITSUMA, Dept. of Precision Mechanics, Chuo University, Japan

IES YouTube Channel Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=084-JSf0Amg 


Extraordinary Women-in-IES Webinar Series – Webinar 1 at the week of International Women in Engineering Day on June 23
Jointly Organized by the IES Webinar Series 
Time: 10 am EDT, June 21, 2023 
Speaker: Dr. Lacra PAVEL, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada
Title: On Nash's Game Theory over Networks


Women-in-IES Committee first online forum on May 5, 2023
Topic: Who are WiE and how can WiE support your career goals/plans through our shared experiences

IES YouTube Channel Videos: Part 1 VideoPart 2 Video.


Past Women-in-IES Events

There were regular Women-in-Engineering Forums and Technical Workshops in the past years. Here is a list of events which have been very successful in engaging women in IES society to network with each other, promote the visibility of women researchers and leaders, and inspire young women.
  • IECON 2017 in Beijing, 2017
  • IECON 2018 in Washington, 2018
  • ICIT 2019 in Melbourne, 2019
  • ISIE19 in Vancouver, 2019
  • INDIN 2019 in Helsinki, 2019
  • ETFA 2019 in Zaragoza, 2019
  • IECON 2019, Lisbon, 2019
  • ICIT 2020, Buenos Aires, 2020
  • IESES 2020, Cagliari, 2020
  • IECON 2020, Singapore, 2020 (virtual mode)
  • ICIT 2021, ISIE 2021, ETFA 2021, IECON 2021 (virtual mode) 
  • ICIT 2022, INDIN2022 (virtual mode)
  • ISIE 2022, Anchorage, USA
  • ETFA 2022, Stuttgart, Germany
  • IECON 2022, Brussels, Belgium
  • ONCON 22 (virtual mode)