IAS Appointments

The following appointments for Liaisons and Ad Hoc Committess have been approved by the IAS Board

Position Name Term End Date Comments
Fellows Selection Committee Aldo Boglietti 1/1/2018
Future Energy Challenge Longya Xu 1/1/2016
IAS Liaison to the R8 Chapter Coordination Subcommittee Peter Magyar End of CMD Term
IAS Thesis Contest President Appointment Member Wei-Jen Lee Yearly
IAS representative to the IEEE Sections Congress Peter Magyar End of CMD Term
IEEE Smart Village co-chair Avoki Omekanda
IEEE Smart Village co-chair Mark David Kankam
IEEE-USA’s Government Relations Council - committee on transportation and aerospace Mark David Kankam 1/1/2016 two year term
PCA Liaison Rod Simmons
PELS ECCE Global Partnership Committee Observer Uday Deshpande 1/1/2016
PELS ECCE Global Partnership Committee Observer Avoki Omekanda 1/1/2016
Sensors Council Patrick (Pat) Schneider 1/1/2020 four year term limit
Smart Grid Steering Committee Chair Peter Wung 1/1/2017 four year term limit
TAB Awards and Recognition J. Marcos Alonso 1/1/2018 Appointed Yearly
TAB Finance Committee Massimo Chiara Boccaletti 1/1/2018 Appointed Yearly
TAB Conference Publications Tamas Ruzsanyi 1/1/2018 Appointed Yearly
TAB Periodicals Committee Ahmed Rubaai 1/1/2018 Appointed Yearly
TAB/PSPB Products and Services Georges Zissis 1/1/2018 Appointed Yearly
TAB Strategic Planning Wei-Jen Lee 1/1/2018 Appointed Yearly
Transportation Electrification NIC Ayman EL-refale
Transportation Electrification NIC Ayman EL-Ms. Lucia Pia Torre
WIE Carolyn Cooper 12/31/15 Appointed Yearly
Awards
Power Medal Committee Chair Daleep Mohla
IEEE Transportation Technologies Award committee Kaushik “Raja” Rajashekara 1/1/2017
Conferences
APEC steering committee Alizreza Khaligh IAS can appoint two representatives to the APEC Steering Committee. The other IAS representative on the steering committee comes from the chair rotation: past general chair, current general chair, and next general chair.
APEC steering committee Russ Spyker
APEC steering committee Siamak Abedinpour
APEC Conference Student Travel Award Committee IAS Representative Tímea Kántor
ECCE Conference Student Travel Award Committee (IAS Representative) Tímea Kántor
ECCE America Conference Steering Committee Peter Wung
ECCE 2014 Chair Pittsburgh PA Ayman EL-refaie
ECCE 2015 Chair Montreal CA Liuchen Chang
ECCE 2016 Chair (Salt Lake City UT, Tentatively) John Shen
ECCE 2017 Chair (Cincinnati, OH, Tentatively) Avoki Omekanda
ECCE 2018 Chair Portland OR Aldo Boglietti
ECCE Steering Committee - Joint PELS/IAS Chair Pete Wung
ECCE Steering Committee - IAS Meeting Department Chair Tamaz Ruzsanyl
ECCE Steering Committee - IPCSD Department Chair Avoki Po-Tai Cheng
ECCE Steering Committee - TC Committee Chair - Electric Machines Emmanuel Agamloh
ECCE Steering Committee - TC Committee Chair - Industrial Drives Michael Harke
ECCE Steering Committee - TC Committee Chair - Power Electronic Devices and Components Shashank Krisnamurthy
ECCE Steering Committee - TC Committee Chair - Industrial Power Converter Pericle Zanchetta
ECCE Steering Committee - TC Committee Chair - Renewable and Sustainable Energy Conversion Systems Yilmaz Sozer 
ECCE Steering Committee - TC Committee Chair - Transportation Committee Burak Ozpineci
ECCE Steering Committee - Industrial Representative Pete Wung appointed by IAS President
ECCE Steering Committee - Industrial Representative Bruno Lequesne
ECCE Steering Committee - Division II Director Jerry Hudgins
Global ECCE Steering Committee - IAS Observers Avoki Omekanda IPCSD Department Chair (2015 Po-Tai Cheng)
Global ECCE Steering Committee - IAS Observers Uday Deshpande Intersociety Cooperation Chair (2015 Pete Wung)
Global IPCSD Meetings Committee Avoki Omekanda
ICEMS International Steering Committee Aldo Boglietti
ICEMS International Steering Committee Bob Lorenz
IEMDC Steering Committee Bob Lorenz 1/1/2016
IEMDC Steering Committee Hamid Toliyat 1/1/2016
ITEC International Steering Committee Burak Ozpineci 1/1/2017
ITEC International Steering Committee Tomy Sebastian 1/1/2017
ITEC International Steering Committee Longya Xu 1/1/2017
PEDES Steering Committee Tomy Sebastian 1/1/2017
Publications
IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid Wei-Jen Lee MOU states: Each Society delegate must be appointed by his/her Society President, shall serve a two-year appointment commencing Jan. 1, and may be re-appointed for two additional terms (maximum of six years in total).
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy Steering Committee Dan Ionel 1/1/2016
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy Associate Editor Patrick Luk
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy Associate Editor Andy Knight
JESTPE Steering Committee Ojo Olorunfemi 1/1/2016 two year term limit
JESTPE Steering Committee Ahmed Rubaai 1/1/2016
JESTPE Associate Editor Antonio Cardoso 1/1/2016
Electrification Magazine Mohammad Islam 1/1/2016
IEEE/OSA Journal of Display Technology Georges Zissis Note, there are 7 IEEE societies; each appoints 2 delegates,for 2 years renewable (staggered)
IEEE/OSA Journal of Display Technology Ahmed Rubaai
Transactions on Transportation Electrification Ahmed Rubaai
Transactions on Transportation Electrification Bulent Sarlioglu
Transactions on Transportation Electrification Burak Ozpineci
Transactions on TE Associate Editor Dr. Yilmas Sozer
Transactions on TE Associate Editor Dr. Bulent Sarlioglu
Transactions on TE Associate Editor Dr. Brian Welchko
Transactions on TE Associate Editor Dr. Jagadeesh Tangudu