Committee

Steering Committee / Honorary Chairs

Adel M. Alimi
IEEE Tunisia Section Chair - Steering Committee Chair
Magdalena Salazar Palma
IEEE Region 8 Director, IEEE Fellow
Nejib Zaafrani
Tunisian Talents United (TTU) President
Kamel Bennaceur
Nomadia Energy Consulting CEO
Mohamed Ammar
Tunisian Company of Electricity and Gas (STEG) General Director
Frank C. Lambert
2020 IEEE Power and Energy Society President
Georges Zissis
IEEE Industry Applications Society President
Frede Blaabjerg
IEEE Power Electronics Society president, IEEE Fellow
Bruno Meyer
IEEE Division VII Director, IEEE Fellow
Haitham Abu-Rub
Smart Grid Center Director, Texas A&M, Qatar, IEEE Fellow

Conference Chairs

Ilhem Slama Belkhodja
University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia
Daniel SP Chowdhury
Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
Dirk Van Hertem
KU Leuven, Belgium
Radhouane Chtourou
Research and Technology Centre of Energy (CRTEn) Director, Tunisia
Jovica V. Milanovic
The University of Manchester, United Kingdom, IEEE Fellow
Zied Chtourou
Military Research Center Director

Technical Program Chairs

Imed Ben Dhaou
Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
Ahmed Masmoudi
Renewable Energies & Electric Vehicles (RELEV) Laboratory Director, University of Sfax, Tunisia
Sunetra Chowdhury
Deputy Dean, EBE, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Kamal Al-Haddad
École de technologie supérieure (ETS), Montreal, Canada, IEEE Fellow
Geert Deconinck
KU Leuven university (Belgium)

Track Chairs

T1: Smart Grid Design and Security

John McDonald
IEEE Fellow, Smart Grid Business Development Leader at GE Grid Solutions, USA
Houda Ben Attia Setthom
University Tunis El Manar, Tunisia
Tomislav Dragičević
Aalborg University, Denmark
Panayiotis (Panos) Moutis
IEEE Smart Grid Publications Committee Chair, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

 

T2: Power Electronics and Energy Conversion

Giovanni Spagnuolo
University of Salerno, Italy
Huai Wang
Aalborg University, Denmark
Kennedy Aganah
Sr. Power Electronics Engineer at Maxar, USA
Avoki Michel Omekanda
IEEE Fellow, Research Engineer at General Motors, USA
Ahmed Rubaai
IEEE Fellow, Howard University, USA

 

T3: Renewable Energy and Storage

Walter Zamboni
Ahmed F. Zobaa
Brunel University London, UK
Ahmed Zakaria
Research and Technology Centre of Energy - CRTEn, Tunisia
Bruno Francois
Ecole Centrale de Lille, France
Salma Al Arefi
University of Leeds, UK

 

T4: Power Systems and Smart Grids

Marko Delimar
University of Zagreb, Croatia
Meliha Selak
Consultant, Electrical Power Systems Protection & Control, Canada
Igor Kuzle
University of Zagreb, Croatia
Pierluigi Mancarella
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Mohamed Shwehdi
King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia

 

T5: Advanced technologies for the control, design and operation of the smart-grid

Mohamed Abdallah Trabelsi
Kuwait College of Science and Technology
Aawatif Hayar
President of University Hassan II Casablanca, Morocco
Adedayo Yusuff
University of South Africa, South Africa
Nadezhda Kunicina
IEEE Latvia Section Chair, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Tomi Westerlund
University of Turku, Finland

Workshops/Tutorials/Special Sessions Chairs

Ghada Boukettaya
University of Sfax, Tunisia
Brahim Mezghani
University of Sfax, Tunisia
Kouzou Abdellah
Djelfa university, Algeria

Industry Programs Chairs

Mustapha EL-Haddad
Energy strategy and policy Consultant, Tunisia
Simay Akar
Eko Renewable Energy, Turkey
Seif ElHajjem
SAP Functional Consultant at WYNSYS, Tunisia

Publicity Chairs

Hatem Ben Sta
University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia
Ilhem Kallel
University of Sfax, Tunisia
Lassaad Sbita
University of Gabes, Tunisia
Mohamed Boudour
University of Sciences & Technology Houari Boumediene, Algeria
Amer Al-Hinai
Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Publications Chairs

Rafik Neji
University of Sfax, Tunisia
El m’kaddem Kheddioui
Hassan II University - Casablanca, Morocco

Organizing Chair

Habib M. Kammoun
IEEE Africa Council Secretary, IEEE Tunisia Section Past Chair

Treasurer

Mohamed Neji
IEEE Tunisia Section Treasurer

Technical Program Committee Members

Abdalkarim Awad, Birzeit University, Palestine
Abdel Ghani Aissaoui , Université Tahri Mohammed Béchar, Algeria
Abdelghani Djeddi , University Larbi Tébessi, Algeria
Abdelhalim Tlemçani , Université de Médéa, Algeria
Abdelkader Aissat , University of Blida 1, Algeria
Abdelkader Khadir , Université Ziane Achour de Djelfa, Algeria
Ahmad Alhmoud, German Jordanian University, Jordan
Ahmad Eid , Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
Ahmed Aboulsaad, Cairo University, Egypt
Ahmed Riyaz , BGSB University, India
Ajibola Akinrinde, University of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa
Alberto Dognini, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Ali Hmidet, ISTMT, Tunisia
Amar Bouafassa, Ecole Nationale Polytechnique de Constantine, Algeria
Anissia Beainy , Lebanese American University, Lebanon
Anouar Wajdi Dahmouni , Research and Technologies of Energies Center, Borj-Cedria, Tunisia
Antonio Alexandridis, University of Patras, Greece
Antons Patlins, Riga Technical University, Latvia
Apostolos Gkamas, University Ecclesiastical Academy of Vella of Ioannina, Greece
Arash Beiranvand, shahid beheshti university, Iran
Arif Salem , Université Laghouat, Algeria
Aron Kondoro, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
Athanasios Maimaris, European University Cyprus, Cyprus
Aymen Flah, ENIG/GABES, Tunisia
Beladel Abdelkader , University of Djelfa, Algeria
Benson Ojwang , University of Nairobi, Kenya
Bernard Bekker, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Bessem Zitouna, SAGE, Tunisia
Caroline Van Dongen, Aecom, South Africa
Christopher Maina, Murang’a University of Technology, Kenya
Christos Bouras, University of Patras, Greece
Coneth Richards, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
Damien Frame, University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom
Daniele Davino , Università degli Studi del Sannio, Italy
David Makota , Institute of Finance Management, Tanzania
Diala Nouti, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Diana Rwegasira, KTH, Sweden
Ebrahim Badran , Mansora University, Egypt
Eyad Feilat, The University of Jordan, Jordan
Fairouz Zobiri, KU Leuven, Belgium
Fateh Krim, University of Sétif1, Algeria
Federico Cecati , University of Kiel, Germany
Fredrick Mukundi Mwaniki, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
Ghada Barkaoui, Preparatory Institute Of Engineering Studies Of Monastir, Tunisia
Ghassan Tashtoush, jordan university of Science and Technology, Jordan
Gilbert Mapunda Gilbert , Dodoma University, Tanzania
Giovanni de Carne , Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Gokturk Poyrazoglu, Ozyegin University, Turkey
Hadi Kanaan, Saint Joseph University of Beirut, Lebanon
Hafiz Ahmed , Coventry University, United Kingdom
Hamid Bentarzi , University M’hamed Bougara Boumerdes, Algeria
Hammad Sherazi , Al Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
Hanen Messaoudi, ENIT, Tunisia
Hasan Sonder, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Hrvoje Pandzic, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing University of Zagreb, Croatia
Imad Mougharbel , École de Technologie Supérieure de Montréal, Canada
Innocent Davidson, Durban University of Technology, South Africa
Javier Enrique Solano Martinez, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Colombia
Jihen Arbi-Ziani , University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia
Josephat Kalezhi , The Copperbelt University, Zambia
Juan Carlos Oviedo Cepeda, Universidad, Colombia
Julius Kilonzi Charles , University of Nairobi, Kenya
Karlo Šepetanc , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Kateryna Stoyka , Università degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
Katleho Moloi, Tswane University of Technology, South Africa
Kehinde Awodele , University of Cape Town, South Africa
Khaled Abo-Al-Ez , Cape Peninsula University of Technology, South Africa
Krzysztof Blecharz , Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
Kumaravel S, National Institute of Technology, Calicut, Kerala, India
Ladjici Amine, USTHB, LSEI, Algeria
Lebohang Moji, Central University of Technology, Free State, South Africa
Livingstone Ngoo, Multimedia University of Kenya
Loubna Ghammam, Université de Caen Normandie, France
Lukas Held, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
M. Carmen Ruiz, Escuela Superior de Ingenier´ıa Informatica, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Maarouf Saad , École de technologie supérieure (ETS), Canada
Mahmoud Hamouda, University of Sousse, Tunisia
Manel Jebali Ben Ghorbal , University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia
Manjeet Singh Gurna, THAPAR UNIVERSITY, India
Marcel Klaes, TU Dortmund University, Germany
Marco E. T. Gerards, University of Twente, Netherlands
Martin Henze, Fraunhofer, Germany
Matija Zidar , University of Zagreb, Croatia
Matthias Quester, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Miguel Cañas-Carretón, Escuela Tecnica Superior de Ingenieros Industriales, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Milkias Berhanu Tuka, Otto-Von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg, Germany
Mohamed Ben Rahmoune , University of Djelfa, Algeria
Mohamed Benbouzid, University of Brest, Brest, France, France
Mohamed Khalfaoui, University of Monastir, Tunisia
Mohamed Wissem Naouar , University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia
Mohammad Zeyad, American International University Bangladesh (AIUB), Lebanon
Mohammedi Ridha Djamel , University of Djelfa, Algeria
Mohsen Benammar, CEMLab, ENIS, Tunisia
Mosbah Mustafa , University Amar Telidji of Laghouat, Algeria
Mouloud Guemri, CEA, France
Mounir Bouhedda , University of Medea, Algeria
Muhammad Siddique, NFC IET Multan, Pakistan
Mustafa A. Mustafa, The University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Naki Güler , Gazi Üniversitesi, Turkey
Naourez Belhadj, ENIS, Tunisia
Naveed Arshad, LUMS School of Science and Engineering, Pakistan
Navid Nasiri, soltan qaboos university, Oman
Ndyetabura Hamisi, UDSM, Tanzania
Nicolas Thie, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Nikos Karacapilidis, University of Patras, Greece
Olav Fosso, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Om Malik, University of Calgary, Canada
Omowunmi Mary Longe, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
Osama Abdelwahab, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Osama Saadeh, German Jordanian University, Jordan
Pablo Rodriguez-Pajaron, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
Padraic McKeever, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Pankaj Verma, Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, UT, India
Paul Cuffe, University College Dublin, Ireland
Paul Musyoka, University of Nairobi, Kenya
Pavlos Georgilakis, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
Perica Ilak, University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, Croatia
Permit Sekatane, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
Peter Musau Moses Musyoki, THE UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI, Kenya
Philip Blewushie, University of Mines and Technology, Tarkwa, Ghana
Prof Patience E. Orukpe, University of Benin, Benin
Rabab Bahabry, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
Ravishankar A N, National Institute of Technology Calicut, Kerala, India
Razzaqul Ahshan, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
Rezaoui Mohamed Mounir, University of Djelfa, Algeria
Riccardo Mandrioli, University of Bologna, Italy
Rongwu Zhu, Kiel University, Germany
Rukia Mwifunyi, University of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Ruthbetha Kateule, University of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
S M Masum Ahmed, UNIVERSITY OF THE BASQUE COUNTRY, Spain
Sahil Mehta, Thapar university, India
Sallem Amin, ENIS Tunisia, Tunisia
Samet Biricik, Dublin Institute of Technology, Ireland
Sebastian Brueske, Kiel University, Germany
Shaban Mahmoud, Aswan Univ., Egypt
Shenja van der Graaf, imec-smit, VUB, Belgium
Simon Vanhove, KULeuven, Belgium
Sondes Skander-Mustapha, LR11ES15 Laboratoire de Systèmes Electriques, Tunisia
Soufi Youcef, University Larbi Tebessi, Algeria
Souhir Sallem, ENIS, Tunisia
Souvik Ganguli, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, India
Subhasis Thakur, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Syed Rameez Ullah Kakakhel, University of Turku, Finland
Tarik Zabaiou, Ecole Nationale Polytechnique de Constatine (ENPC), Algeria
Temitope Raphael Ayodele, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Thapelo Mosetlhe, University of South Africa, South Africa
Tomas Marquez, Escuela Tecnica Superior de Ingenieros Industriales, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Tuan Nguyen Gia, University of Turku, Finland
Udochukwu Bola Akuru, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa
Victor Kathan Sarker , University of Turku, Finland
Wesley Doorsamy, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
Xiang Gao, Kiel University, Germany
Yona Andegelile, University of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Youcef Belhadji, tlemcen université, Algeria