History of IEEE PES Singapore Chapter

The Power Engineering Chapter was founded in 1984 under the leadership of Dr. Lock Kai Sang. In March 2008, the name was changed to Power & Energy Society. Singapore Chapter celebrated 25 Anniversary on 2 December 2009.  It remains one of the most active and successful chapters within the IEEE Singapore Section. The following are some of the milestones achieved by the chapter and pivotal moments in the chapter history.”

1984 Founded with Pro-Tem committee formed
1994 Outstanding Engineer Award constituted
2000 Donated $20,000 each to NTU and NUS to set up gold medals and book prizes for outstanding students specialising in power and electrical engineering
2002 Chapter web site launched (http://www.ewh.ieee.org/soc/pes/singapore/index.htm)
2018 IEEE PES Singapore website undergone major remodeling (http://site.ieee.org/singapore-pes/)


Past Chairmen

1984 Lock Kai Sang (Pro-Tem committee)
1985-1986 Lock Kai Sang
1987-1988 Patrick Ong
1989-1990 Seow Kang Seng
1991 David Chan
1992-1993 Ian Butt
1994-1995 C S Chang
1996 N Rajkumar
1997-1999 Deepak Waikar
2000-2001 Govinda Shrestha
2002-2003 Lalit Goel
2004-2005 Rajnish Gupta
2006-2007 Chen Shiun
2008-2009 Dipti Srinivasan
2010-2011 Tan Teck Lee
2012-2013 Wang Peng
2014-2015 Gek Huat TEH
2016-2017 Kian Hoong Kwan
2018-2018 Thillainathan Logenthiran
2019-2020 Thaiyal Naayagi Ramasamy
2021-Present Xu Yan


Achievements

2019 IEEE PES High Performance Chapter Program Award
2009 IEEE PES High Performance Chapter Program Award
2009 Second in place for IEEE PES Chapter Website Contest
2008 Third in the place for IEEE PES Chapter Website Contest
2006 Voted the best Chapter in IEEE Singapore Section
2006 Winner for IEEE PES Chapters Website Contest
2005 First in the inaugural IEEE PES Chapter Website Contest

The Power Engineering Chapter was founded in 1984 under the leadership of Dr. Lock Kai Sang. In March 2008, the name was changed to Power & Energy Society. Singapore Chapter celebrated 25 Anniversary on 2 December 2009.  It remains one of the most active and successful chapters within the IEEE Singapore Section. The following are some of the milestones achieved by the chapter and pivotal moments in the chapter history.”

1984 Founded with Pro-Tem committee formed.
1994 Outstanding Engineer Award constituted.
2000 Donated $20,000 each to NTU and NUS to set up gold medals and book prizes for outstanding students specialising in power and electrical engineering.
2002 Chapter web site launched.
2018 IEEE PES Singapore website undergone major remodeling.


Past Chairmen

1984 Lock Kai Sang (Pro-Tem committee)
1985-1986 Lock Kai Sang
1987-1988 Patrick Ong
1989-1990 Seow Kang Seng
1991 David Chan
1992-1993 Ian Butt
1994-1995 C S Chang
1996 N Rajkumar
1997-1999 Deepak Waikar
2000-2001 Govinda Shrestha
2002-2003 Lalit Goel
2004-2005 Rajnish Gupta
2006-2007 Chen Shiun
2008-2009 Dipti Srinivasan
2010-2011 Tan Teck Lee
2012-2013 Wang Peng
2014-2015 Gek Huat TEH
2016-2017 Kian Hoong Kwan
2018-2018 Thillainathan Logenthiran
2019-2020 Thaiyal Naayagi Ramasamy
2021-Present Xu Yan


Achievements

2019 IEEE PES High Performance Chapter Program Award
2009 IEEE PES High Performance Chapter Program Award
2009 Second in place for IEEE PES Chapter Website Contest
2008 Third in the place for IEEE PES Chapter Website Contest
2006 Voted the best Chapter in IEEE Singapore Section
2006 Winner for IEEE PES Chapters Website Contest
2005 First in the inaugural IEEE PES Chapter Website Contest