IEEE Power and Energy Society Malaysia Chapter IEEE


Overview IEEE PES Malaysia Chapter

IEEE Power & Energy Society (IEEE PES) Malaysia Chapter is a non-profit organization which gathers members who has Power and Energy related background. With the objective to create a platform for exchange of ideas and knowledge, IEEE PES Malaysia Chapter has managed to sustain its activity which would span from knowledge networking, industrial visits, distinguish lecture series, technical conferences and also social gatherings. IEEE PES Malaysia is one of the 26 technical chapters under IEEE Malaysia Section. It was established in 1994 with the first chair, late Prof. Hussein Ahmad from UTM. The total number of memberships are varying every year with average of 250-300 members.

Since its establishment, IEEE PES Malaysia Chapter had achieved many outstanding recognitions at national and international level. This including IEEE PES Outstanding Chapter Award (OCA) as winner in 2020 and 2007, runner up in 2012, 2014 to 2019, High Performance Chapter Program (2001 to 2020) and few times runner in in IEEE PES Website contest. Furthermore, IEEE PES Malaysia Chapter had also organized IEEE PES flagship conferences such as ISGT 2014, PECON2018and APPEEC 2018. Based on these achievements, IEEE PES Malaysia has been intrusted to organize international conference of POWERCON and PECON in year 2022.

The Mission of PES

To be the leading provider of scientific and engineering information on electric power and energy for the betterment of society, and the preferred professional development source for our members ~ Approved by the IEEE PES Governing Board, 17 July 2003

PES’ Field of Interest

The scope of the Society embraces research, development, planning, design, construction, maintenance, installation and operation of equipment, structures, materials and power systems for the safe, sustainable, economic and reliable conversion, generation, transmission, distribution, storage and usage of electric energy, including its measurement and control.