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IEEE Day 2022 – Canada Wide (Virtual)

October 4, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us in Canada wide IEEE Day 2022 celebration event which is hosted by active affinity groups and student branches across the Canada. The whole community in Canada have an opportunity to connect with IEEE President and participate in a virtual talk given by President and vice president. This year we also have a special guest from Montreal Section who will give a talk in French language and this is the first time that we are making this event bilingual. We sincerely invite all students, IEEE members, individuals and professionals across the Canada to join us and celebrate this annual occasion. Moderator: ROBERT L. ANDERSON, P.Eng, Director of IEEE Region 7 Rob is Smart Grid Engineer at Itron Inc., a world leader in metering equipment and information management solutions for electric, gas and water utilities. He performs engineering tasks as part of Itron’s Global Solutions Delivery Group. In his role he uses business process re-engineering to develop technical solutions and management processes for the implementation of systems or enterprise-wide solutions using Itron’s hardware and software products. He is currently working as a Smart Grid Engineer in Itron’s Distributed Intelligence Center of Excellence. Prior to joining Itron, Rob had a brief stint working with Alberta Department Energy working in Transmission Line Regulation. While he was an independent consultant, he formed SIMMARIX, an independent Meter Data Management and Consulting Organization. Rob also spent 11 years working for ENMAX Corporation, the electric utility for his home city of Calgary. During his eleven-years at ENMAX, he held numerous positions with increasing responsibility in management, customer service, engineering, and contracts management. Rob is active in the engineering profession. His volunteer activities include IEEE volunteer of 30+ years, APEGA Mentoring Program mentor, speaking with U-Calgary new engineering students about careers and regularly judges at science fairs and student project/paper competitions. Speaker(s): Jason Gu, ANADER BENYAMIN-SEEYAR Agenda: All times are EST. 02:00 PM – 02:05 PM : Opening remarks and welcome by Robert L. Anderson, IEEE R7 Director 02:05 PM – 02:30 PM : Talk by Jason Gu, Vice-President, IEEE R7 (English Presentation) 02:30 PM – 02:55 PM: Talk by Anader Benyamin-Seeyar, IEEE COMSOC, Montreal Section (French Presentation) 02:55 PM – 03:05 PM: Q & A Virtual: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/325135