TECHNICAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE

TECHNICAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Chair Prof. Imed Ben Dhaou – Qassim University, Saudi Arabia and Monastir University, Tunisia
Co-Chair Dr Mary Ahuna, Technical University of Kenya, Kenya
Publication
Chair Dr. Kennedy Aganah – Maxar, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Co-Chair

TRACK AND PROGRAM CHAIRS

Track 1: Smart Grid Design and Stability Analyses
Chair Thomas Olwal
Co-Chair Akshay Kumar Saha
Track 2: Power Electronics
Chair Kouzou Abdellah
Co-Chair Mazharul Chowdhury
Track 3: Renewables and storages
Chair Michael Awaah
Co-Chair
Track 4: Power Systems
Chair Josiah Munda
Co-Chair Benson Ojwang
Track 5: ICT and embedded systems for smart grids
Chair Kennedy Chinedu Okafor
Co-Chair Abdelaziz Hamdi
Track 6: Standards and safety issues in Africa
Chair Bruno Lequesne
Co-Chair
Track 7: Post Graduate Forum
Chair Irene Fahim
Co-Chair Urenna Onyewuchi
Track 8: Short Papers
Chair Samantha Niyoyita, Rwanda
Co-Chair Christie Etukudor
Panel Sessions and Tutorials
Chair Dr. Avoki Omekanda – General Motors, Global R&D Center, Warren, MI, USA
Co-Chair Dr. Bruno Lequesne – E-Motors Consulting, LLC, USA

TPC Members

Name Affiliation
Prof. Imed Ben Dhaou (Chair) Qassim University, Saudi Arabia and Monastir University, Tunisia
Dr. Mary Ahuna (Co-Chair) Technical University of Kenya
Engr. Abdullateef Aliyu Phase 3 Telecom, Abuja,Nigeria
Dr. Kennedy Aganah Maxar, Palo Alto CA
Engr. Bukola Tunde Adetokun JKUAT, Kenya
Engr. John Nelson NEI Electric Power Engineering (Retired)
Dr. Avoki Omekanda General Motors, Global R&D Center, Warren, MI, USA
Dr. Fred Mzee Awuor Kisii University
Prof. Wei-Jen Lee IAS President Elect
Prof. Irene S. Fahim Nile University, Egypt
Dr. Abraham Gebregergis Veoneer, Southfield, MI, USA
Engr. Ihuoma Uluocha Daystar Power
Engr. Francis Djirackor Elris Communications Services Limited
Engr. Josephine Djirackor Elris Communications Services Limited
Engr. Andrew Leon Invenergy LLC
Dr. Bruno Lequesne E-Motors Consulting, LLC
Engr. Mike Wilson Smart Village
Prof. Olorunfemi Ojo Tennessee Tech University
Prof. Kouzou Abdellah Ziane Achour University of Djelfa, Djelfa, Algeria
G.Engr Benson Ojwang University of Nairobi
Prof. Thomas Olwal Tshwane University of Technology
Prof. Josiah Munda Tshwane University of Technology
Dr. Wilfred Mwema University of Nairobi
Prof. Heywood Ouma Absaloms University of Nairobi
Dr. Stanley Kamau JKUAT, Kenya
Prof. Steve Adeshina Nile University, Abuja
Dr. Muhammad Buhari Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
Dr. Omowunmi Mary Longe University of Johannesburg, South Africa
Dr. Shadrack Mambo Kenyatta University, Kenya
Dr. Innocent Kamwa Hydro-Quebec Research Institute and Laval Univerisity
Prof Meera Joseph IIE, IEEE Senior Member