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IEEE R10 PES India Chapters Hosts 4th Annual Global Workshop

Hyderabad, November 25, 2023 : The IEEE R10 Power & Energy Society (PES)

India Chapters proudly commenced its 4th Annual Global Workshop today at The

Hotel Plaza, Hyderabad. The event began with a Lamp Lighting Ceremony, an

emblem of enlightenment and knowledge, followed by a series of prestigious


The session was facilitated by Dr VSK Murthy Balijepalli, Chair of the

Organising Committee and a renowned young innovator in the smart grid domain.

Distinguished speakers included Prof. SVNL Lalitha, Chair of the PES Chapter

Hyderabad Section, also a Professor at the KL deemed to be University; Jessica

Bian, IEEE PES President, USA; Prof. SN Singh, Director, ABV-IIITM,

Gwalior; Dr. K Ramakrishna, IEEE PES R10 Representative and Mythili

Chaganti, Regional Representative, US and Canada, CenterPoint Energy.

The event was further graced by insights from Rajesh Srivastava, Executive

Director, PowerGrid Corporation of India (Chief Guest), and T Jagath Reddy,

Director - Transmission, TSTRANSCO (Guest of Honour). The inaugural session

concluded with a vote of thanks from Prof.Siva Kumar, Chair of the Technical


The workshop, scheduled for November 25-26, promises rich discussions on

'Smart Technologies in Power & Energy Systems,' featuring 12 plenary talks and

special tracks for IEEE Young Professionals and Women in Engineering.

The workshop, set to continue on November 25, includes diverse discussions and

plenary talks. Acknowledgments were extended to sponsors, including Diamond

Sponsor EFICAA ENSMART SOLUTIONS; Silver Sponsors Power Grid

Corporation of India Ltd, V S LIGNITE POWER PRIVATE LIMITED, and G.

Narayanamma Institute of Technology and Science; academic partner MVSR

Engineering College; and other supporting partners.

The IEEE R10 PES India Chapters looks forward to two days of enlightening

discussions and innovative explorations.

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