About the Plenary Sessions

The APEC Plenary Session continues the long-standing tradition of addressing issues of immediate and long-term interest to the practicing power electronics engineer.

Plenary Sessions at APEC 2023

The APEC Plenary Session continues the long-standing tradition of addressing issues of immediate and long-term interest to the practicing power electronic engineer. The APEC plenary presentations typically have been from invited distinguished professionals.

Date: Monday, March 20, 2023

Time: 1:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time


Closing the Loop on Battery Manufacturing

Patrick Chapman
Vice President, Electrical Engineering
Redwood Material


Developing the Tools of Tomorrow: Efficient and Effective Power Electronics for Power Tools

Brandon Verbrugge
Senior Vice President – Cordless Systems and Technology
Milwaukee Tools


Designing for Manufacturability with Software-Based Constraints: Shortening the Iterative Design Cycle

Grant Pitel
CTO
Magna-Power Electronics


GaN for EV Power Train: Breakthroughs and Challenges

Tamara Baksht
CEO & Co-Founder
VisIC Technologies


Silicon Carbide Mass Commercialization and Future Trends

Victor Veliadis
Executive Director & CTO
Power America


6th Speaker to be Announced

*speakers, times, and topics subject to change.


Prepare for APEC 2023 by experiencing the excitement of past Plenary Sessions on IEEE TV. Watch the APEC 2022 Plenaries by clicking here!