APEC News Release

Networking Opportunities at APEC 2021

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

From small group gatherings to live Q&A panels with our distinguished authors and speakers, the virtual platform for APEC 2021 gives you the opportunity to connect with your peers as well as leaders in the industry. Through interactive microsites in the virtual exposition, you’ll also be able to connect with exhibitors who are moving the technology forward. Looking for one-on-one connection with like-minded colleagues or someone you met during a session? You'll be able to search your fellow attendees based on interests and interact through a variety of ways, including one-on-one connections, small group roundtables, and personalized profiles that include intro videos.

Additionally, the following networking “happy hours” are also on tap at APEC 2021:

Asia Pacific Meet Up
Monday, June 14 | 11:30pm – 12:30am EDT
Take a break and connect with fellow Asia Pacific attendees during this networking event set during Asia Pacific business hours.

New Here Networking

Tuesday, June 15 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm EDT
If you’re new to APEC or new to the power electronics industry, this is your opportunity to meet and network with others like you. Veteran APEC volunteer Pradeep Shenoy hosts and will be on hand to answer questions and help you make the most of your conference!

Trivia Night

Wednesday, June 16 | 6:00pm – 7:00pm EDT
We’ll take APEC for $200, Alex! This networking session is pure fun, as you and your fellow attendees test your knowledge of trivia across a broad array of topics.

A Celebration of Life

Thursday, June 17th 6:00pm – 7:00pm EDT
Help us celebrate the life of Braham Ferreira, recent recipient of the Harry Owen Distinguished Service Award, and longtime APEC community member. Bring your best stories and raise a glass to Braham. Adult beverages optional (but recommended!).

Register now for APEC 2021 and join us June 14-17 online!