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.


IEEE PELS Meetings

Please note the schedule is subject to change.

Sunday, March 19

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm PELS Exec Meeting (Officers Only) Salon 15
8:00 am - 5:00 PM International Future Energy Challenge (IFEC) Information Session Salon 16
TBD The 2023 International Power Magnetics Challenge (MagNet 2023) Salon 18

Monday, March 20

8:30 am - 10:00 am PELS TC 9: Wireless Power Transfer Systems Salon 18
9:00 am - 12:00 pm PELS VP of Membership Meeting Salon 15
9:00 - 11:00 AM PELS - The International Technology Roadmap for Wide Bandgap Power Semiconductors (ITRW) Salon 16
9:00 - 10:30 AM IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics (JESTPE) Steering Committee Salon 17
10:00 - 11:00 AM PELS History Committee Meeting Salon 18
11:00 - 12:00 PM PELS TC 12: Energy Access and Off-Grid Systems Salon 16
11:00 - 12:00 PM PELS Long Rang Planning Meeting Salon 17
11:30 - 1:00 PM PELS TC3: Electrical Machines, Drives and Automation Salon 18
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PELS Chapter Chair Forum/Luncheon Salon 15

Tuesday, March 21

8:00 am - 9:30 am PELS & CPSS Meeting Salon 15
8:00 am - 9:00 am PELS TC7: Critical Power and Energy Storage Systems Salon 16
8:00 am - 10:00 am IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics (JESTPE) Awards and Editorial Board Salon 18
10:00 am - 11:30 am PELS TC1: Control and Modelling of Power Electronics Salon 18
9:30 am - 11:00 am PELS TC2: Power Components, Integration, and Power ICs Salon 16
10:00 am - 1:00 pm PELS TC10: Design Methodologies Salon 15
10:00 am - 11:00 am PELS Digital Media Committee Salon 17
11:00 am - 12:00 pm WIE Committee Meeting Salon 16
11:00 am - 12:00 pm PELS Day 2023 Committee Meeting Salon 17
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm PELS TC6: Emerging Power Electronic Technologies Salon 17
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PEDG Steering Committee Meeting Salon 16
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm PELS VP of Global Intersociety Relations Committee Salon 18
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm PELS TC5: Sustainable Energy Systems Salon 16
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm PELS TC4: Electrified Transportation Systems Salon 15
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm PELS TC11: Aerospace Power Salon 15
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm IEEE IAS/PELS/PSMA Young Professional Reception Offsite

Wednesday, March 22

8:00am-9:00am WIE, YP, and you breakfast! How to get involved with PELS and PSMA Salon 21-22
9:00 am - 11:00 am PELS VP of Products Committee Meeting Salon 17
9:00 am - 10:00 am PELS TC 8: Electronic Power Grid Systems Salon 15-16
10:00 am - 11:00 am Standard Initiative about Solid State Transformer (P3105) Salon 15-16
9:00 am - 10:30 am ECCE Asia Coordniation Committee Meeting Salon 18
11:00 am - 12:00 pm PELS Members Congress Meeting Salon 18
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics (TPELS) Paper Awards and Editorial Board Meeting Salon 15-16
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PELS Conferences Committee Meeting Luncheon Salon 17
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm PELS VP of Conferences Committee Meeting Salon 17
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm PELS Conferences Committee Appriciation Reception Salon 17
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm PELS DE&I Committee Meeting Salon 18

Thursday, March 23

8:30 am - 9:00 am PELS Technical Operations Committee Breakfast Salon 17
9:00 am - 12:00 pm PELS VP of Technical Operations Salon 17
9:00 am - 10:30 am PELS VP of Standards Committee Salon 18
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PELS Administrative Committee Luncheon Salon 15-16
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm PELS Administrative Committee Meeting Salon 15-16