Saturday, November 14, 2009

IIEE Succeeded Its 34th Annual National Convention and EXPO 2009

Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers Inc. successfully held its 34th Annual National Convention and EXPO 2009 last November 4 to 7 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.

This four-day convention centered on the convergence of electrical, electronics and energy (3E) concept to equip and endow the knowledge of “Achieving Excellence Amidst Challenges” which was the event’s theme. It started with a Fellowship Night participated by Electrical Engineering students and practitioners from NCR and different regions nationwide.

One of the participating team was the delegations from the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) , one of the companies that operates in bringing 19,425 circuit-kilometers of high-voltage transmission and sub-transmission lines and 23,853 mega volt amperes of substation capacity in Luzon, Visayas, & Mindanao.

The convention also exposed technical presentations and exhibitions for free. The presentations’ topics included renewable energy, new test equipment, grounding system, partial discharge analysis, energy conservation, voltage sags, and arc flash analysis, and some other topics that benefitted the learning practice of the delegates.

IIEE-Council of Student Chapter also held its 23rd National Quiz Show and 9th National Math Wizard during the convention. For the National Quiz Show, the delegates from Marinduque State College emerged as the Champion, while the participants from the Technological Institute of the Philippines – Manila triumphed the National Math Wizard title.

The 34th Annual National Convention and EXPO 2009 is sponsored by BAG Electronics GmbH , SOY MEI Advantages Multi-Sales, Inc. , PHILIPS, and Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH.

For more information about the convention, do contact their Marketing Department at (632) 410-1899, 721-6422, 727-3552, 722-7383, 414-5626, or for e-mail. They can also be visited at


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