CPSS Delegation Successful and well Attended APEC2014

Date:2015-12-24 11:10
In order to bolster international exchangefor power industry in China, to reinforce learning and to strengthenforeign cooperation, led by The President of China Power Supply Society (CPSS) Prof. De-hong Xu, the 12-person Delegation of CPSSattended APEC2014 and visited the local enterprises successfully. The main members of the delegation also included the Vice President of CPSS Jinjun Liu, the deputy secretary general of CPSSLei Zhang as well as the representatives from member enterprises: the General Manager of ECU Electronics Industrial CO., LTD. Shixing Zhou, theChief Engineer of Shenzhen Kstar Science & Technology Co., LTD. Huiwen Yan, the Vice President of Shenzhen Huntkey Electric Co., Ltd. Weigen Duan, the Deputy Chief Engineer of XiaMen KeHua HengSheng Co., Ltd. Xianjin Su, the Vice General Manager of Guangdong East Power Co., Ltd. Wei Yu, the Vice President of On-Bright Electronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. Zhonglie Fang, the Vice President of Tamura Corporation of China. Geliang Shao, the general manager of Shenzhen ZEASSET Electronic Technology Co., Ltd. Mr. Kezhuang Yu and Mr. Songqiang Ma.
The delegation arrived at the conference venue in Fort Worth, Texas, on March 15th night in the local time, and attended the main events of APEC2014 during March 16-19. Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, APEC for short,currently is the largest comprehensive Conference which covers the most topics and gathers the most participants in the fields of global power electronics.The main events included6 plenary lectures, 18 tutorials, 11industry speeches, 35 technical speeches.The accepted papers reached to 534 pieces; and the registered person exceeded 4000.

APEC2014 Plenary Site

Main members of CPSS Delegation
During this conference, China Power Supply Society (CPSS) held talks with Power Supply Manufacturers Association (PSMA) and IEEE Power Electronics Society (PELS) respectively, All sides expressed their wish to extend this friendly exchange and to develop solid and long-term cooperation in the future onmutual recognition between all sides members, international conference, exhibition, and Media, etc. The President of PSMA Carl Blake, Executive President Jim Marinos, the Secretary General Joe Horzepa, Former President Arnold Alderman and the President Don Tan, theSecretary General Michael Kelly, the expert of Technical Committee Michael Markowycz attended the talks.
CPSSDelegation also participated in the annual meeting of PSMA, The PresidentDe-hong Xu introduced the situation of CPSS to the representatives from member enterprises of PSMA.


CPSS and IEEE PELS held talks

The President introduced the situation of CPSS to PSMA
APEC2014 has its exhibition area where the newest power electronic products and the latest technology could be displayed and exchanged.Totally there are243 companies to attend and nearly 400 booths, exhibits involvedSwitching Power Supply, Module Power Supply, Power Supply Design Proposal, SemiconductorControl IC, Power Components, Power Test Equipment, Transformer, Capacitor, Resistance, magnetic materials, etc.Many international well-known enterprises participated in the exhibition;the products showed represented the highest level of the industry development.

Exhibition in APEC2014
CPSS Delegation visited GE Energy in Plano, discussed and exchanged with the company headquarters. All delegates held discussions with the Global Power Electronic Engineering Design Director David Rosenbluth from GE Energy, Inverter and Digital Control Engineering Design Director Mark Johnson, Global DC-DC Products R&D Director George M Alameel, the General Manager of Embedded Power Supply OEMKarim Wassef, Global Engineering Development Director Lucas Clarke. The President of CPSS Prof. Dehong Xu and Global Power Electronic Engineering Design Director David Rosenbluth introduced the situation of both sides respectively, and discussed and exchanged on the technical topics on New Energy, High Voltage DC Power Supply, the Application of Data Center, the prospect of the application of new material such as GaN and SiC etc. CPSS delegation visited R&D center and laboratories in GE after discussion. GE deeplyimpressed all delegates with itssophisticated experimental facilities and the strict production flow.

CPSS Delegation with GE Representitives

David RosenbluthIntroduced the Situation of GE Energy

Visited the laboratories in GE
 This visit expanded the international influence of Society in the field of power electronics, promoted the society relation and cooperation with related international organizations, at the same time, through this tour, The delegation got the knowledge of the latest international power electronics technology and the latest product development, strengthened the contacts and communications with overseas technical staff. All delegates said they had a great harvest by this tour.
APEC2016 is scheduled for March 15-19, 2015, in CharlotteNorth Carolina. CPSS will participate in this conference again, and will organize national companies to exhibit at APEC2015, if you are interested in APEC2015, you are welcome to join us!