Keynote speakers -ICPSG 2022

 Fellow of IET, IEEE

Prof. Zhe Chen, Aalborg Universitet, Denmark

Speech Title: Impacts of Power Electronics based Renewable Power Plants in Power Systems

Zhe Chen (Fellow, IEEE) received the B.Eng. and M.Sc. degrees from the Northeast China Institute of Electric Power Engineering, Jilin, China, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Durham, Durham, U.K.,He is a Full Professor with the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark. He is the Leader of the Wind Power System Research Program, Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University and the Danish Principle Investigator for Wind Energy of Sino-Danish Centre for Education and Research. He has led many research projects and has more than 400 publications in his technical field. His research areas include power systems, power electronics and electric machines; and his main current research interests are wind energy and modern power systems., Prof. Chen is an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, and an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics. He is a Chartered Engineer in the U.K. He is a fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, London, U.K.

Fellow of IEEE

Prof. Gianfranco Chicco, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy

Speech Title: Provision of Grid Services from Multi-energy Systems

Gianfranco Chicco holds a Ph.D. in Electrotechnics Engineering and is a Full Professor of Electrical Energy Systems at Politecnico di Torino (POLITO), Italy. He is a Fellow of the IEEE. He received the title of Doctor Honoris Causa from the Universities Politehnica of Bucharest and Technical University “Gheorghe Asachi” of Iasi (Romania) in 2017 and 2018, respectively.
He is the Scientific Responsible of the research group on Power and Energy Systems at POLITO, and the Responsible of the Torino unit of the Italian Consortium ENSIEL.
He is the Editor-in-Chief of Sustainable Energy Grids and Networks, a Subject Editor of Energy, and an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, IET Renewable Power Generation, and Energies (MDPI).
He was the Conference Chair of WESC 2006, IEEE ISGT Europe 2017, and UPEC 2020. Within POLITO, he participated in the European projects FP7 DIGENAS, FP7 SiNGULAR, H2020 FLEXMETER, H2020 PLANET, H2020 STORE&GO, and Erasmus+ EU-MONG. Within ENSIEL, he was the Scientific Coordinator for the European project H2020 MIGRATE, and participated in the European projects FP7 eHighway2050 and H2020 OSMOSE.

Prof. Ir. Dr. Ismail Bin Musirin, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia

Speech title: Artificial Intelligence - Growth and Impact to Power System Industry

Prof. Ir. Dr. Ismail Bin Musirin obtained Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Hons) in 1990 from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, MSc in Pulsed Power Technology in 1992 from University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom and PhD in Electrical Engineering from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Malaysia in 2005.

Professor Ismail Bin Musirin has authored and co-authored 2 books and over 300 papers published in international indexed journals and included in conference proceedings. He is also an international journal reviewer for IEEE Transactions, Elsevier Science, WSEAS, John Wiley, IET and some other publishers.  He has been the organizing chair for International Electrical engineering and Optimization Conference (PEOCO) since 2007. He has delivered keynote speeches at Cambridge University in the UK, as well as at universities in Dubai (UAE), South Korea and Malaysia. His research interests include artificial intelligence, optimization techniques, power system analysis, renewable energy, distributed generation and power system stability. He is a senior member at the International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT), member of Artificial Immune System Society (ARTIST) and member of International Association of Engineers (IAENG). To date he has examined more than 35 PhD theses and more than 45 MSc theses from Malaysia and abroad.

Chair for IEEE Power Energy Society, Malaysia Chapter

Prof. Hazlie Mokhlis, University of Malaya, Malaysia, Malaysia

Speech Title: Modernization of Electrical Power Systems to accelerate Sustainable Development Goals

Hazlie Mokhlis received the Bachelor of Engineering degree and Master of Engineering Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Malaya in 1999 and 2003 respectively. He received a PhD degree from the University of Manchester in 2009. He is currently Professor at Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Malaya. Dr Hazlie is actively involved in research as a principal investigator. He is the author and co-author of more than 300 publications in international journals and proceedings in the area of Power and Energy Systems. The publication received more than 3000 citations with H-index of 30 in WoS. Up to now, he has successfully supervised to completion more than 40 Phd and Master by research students. He is also active as a reviewer for various international journals in the area of Power and Energy Systems. Besides being involved with research, he was active in the development of Malaysian Standard as a member of Working Group in Development of Malaysian's Power System Analysis and Studies (WG6) and Expert Representative in IEC for project TC 8/PT 62786. His research interest includes fault location, network reconfiguration, islanding operation, islanding detection, and renewable energy. Prof Hazlie is a Chartered Engineer with the Engineering Council UK and a Professional Engineer with the Board of Engineers Malaysia. Currently he is Chair for IEEE Power Energy Society, Malaysia Chapter.