Women in Power Engineering 2019

IEEE Power & Energy Society Student Chapter in association with Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering hosted the IEEE PES WiPE 2019 at Multimedia Seminar Hall, PG Block Basaveshwar Engineering College (Autonomous) Bagalkot on 24th August 2019. It was one of the flagship events of IEEE PES Bangalore Chapter. The event was attended by 187 participants from various Engineering Colleges in North Karnataka.

The Registration began at 8.30 AM and the Inauguration was held from 9.30 A.M. Inauguration ceremony was attended by the resource persons Dr. K. Balaraman, Smt. Chandrika K R, Mr. Puneeth Bhurat. Principal Dr. S. S.Injaganeri, IEEE SB counsellor Dr. Suresh H Jangamshetti, WiE chair Dr. (smt) D. S. Jangamshetti, IEEE PES Student Chapter advisor Dr. Basanagouda Ronad, Smt. Sunita S Tambakad. Further, women faculty members from circuit branches were present in occasion. Dr. Jangamshetti welcomed the guests and participants, and briefed about the event WiPE to the gathering. Dr. Balaraman presented the inaugural address. In charge Principal Dr. Injaganeri presented the presidential remarks. Dr. Ronad presented vote of thanks.

The sessions began at  10.00 AM. All the presentations in WiPE-2019 highlighted Women in Industry-Roadblocks and Opportunities, Challenges and Opportunities for Women Engineers in KPTCL and ESCOMS. Further, need for networking, time management and effective communication skills were also discussed. Five sessions were conducted and all the sessions were very interactive. The event concluded at 5.00 pm with a group photo.

Women in Power Engineering 2018

WiPE is another flagship event from PES Bangalore chapter and this year it was held at Amrita School of Engineering Bangalore on 28th July 2018. There were 78 registrants who got benefited.

Women in Power Engineering 2017

A panel discussion on ‘Women in Power Engineering’ is scheduled on 8th Nov from 14:00 – 17:30. The panel consisted of invited women achievers from Power & Energy Industry. Each panelist spoke on the different themes and shared their success stories. This was a great opportunity for women professionals from academics, industry, research organizations, entrepreneurs and students to network with successful women in the field of power and energy. It is meant to provide a platform for networking and share the issues and challenges faced by women professional.