Engaging WIE Activities to Ensure More Power to Future
As part of the IEEE PES day 2020, IEEE PES SBC RIT organized an interesting webinar on 20 April 2020. The speaker was IEEE R10 Women in Power (WiP) Representative Prof. Celia Shahnaz, Ph.D, SMIEEE, FIEB. She is a Professor, Department of EEE, BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The webinar served as a golden opportunity, especially for girls, to not only learn but also to find many possibilities for contributing and retaining in the area of power and energy. Dr. Celia has around 20 years of professional experience. She has been serving various volunteer positions, such as Bangladesh Section Chair, Member, IEEE New Initiative Committee, Chair, IEEE Women in SIGHT Working Group and IEEE WIE WePower Subcommittee. Previously she served IEEE SIGHT, IEEE WIE, IEEE R10 Executive Committee, and R10 Subcommittees. She is playing a key role in many conferences, such as General Chair of IEEE TENSYMP 2020 and IEEE WIECON-ECE 2019 and General Co-Chair of IEEE Region 10 HTC 2017.