Power In
April 25-28, 2022
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NEW ORLEANS | ERNEST N. MORIAL CONVENTION CENTER

Collegiate and Young Professionals

Offering an exciting and comprehensive schedule of student and young professional sessions and activities, the Collegiate Program is designed to help new talent launch successful careers in the power and energy industry. The 2022 event will also be offering Student Housing Support and a Poster Session & Contest with a submission deadline of February 1, 2022, see below for details.

Schedule at a glance

Graduate and undergraduate students registered for the conference are invited to a complimentary breakfast with a fun icebreaker exercise that will help them get to know each other before the day starts.

Grab a bite, walk the aisles, and experience exhibitors from around the world during the Conference Luncheon in the exhibit hall.

Come meet with industry professionals who will offer insights and guidance on the art of interviewing.Student attendees should bring their resumes and their questions about the process … start to finish! What do companies look for in a resume? What do companies look for in an interview? What are the do’s and don’ts? This session will include open discussion as a group, individual counseling, and mock interviews.

Crowne Plaza New Orleans French Quarter | Registered Students Only
Take a break from the conference to enjoy a fun night with other students. Learn about the IEEE PES, eat some delicious food, and enjoy a gaming competition and the Engineering Olympics! Special prizes will be awarded to the winners!!

Graduate and undergraduate students registered for the conference are invited to a complimentary breakfast with a fun icebreaker exercise that will help them get to know each other before the day starts.

Young professionals from various companies will guide an exclusive student tour of the exposition floor before it opens Wednesday morning. With over 800 exhibitors, this will be a unique experience for students interested in the power industry.

Ever have an idea that you think could revolutionize the power industry? Or maybe just make you some money? Come hear entrepreneurs and other industry professionals talk about the process of taking your ideas and evolving them into something that can transform you and your industry!

Come join us for lunch and hear a presentation on cutting-edge electrical power technology from an industry expert. After the presentation and lunch, stick around for an opportunity to interact and network with industry professionals from manufacturing, design, and many other key electrical engineering contacts.

This session will utilize innovative technology to give students an in-depth tour of a high voltage substation … without leaving the convention center! Expert guides will lead students around to learn the parts and pieces that make up a real-world substation. See theory in action!

Graduate and undergraduate students registered for the conference are invited to attend the closing reception.

Student housing support and poster session submissions

The deadline for student poster and housing applications is February 1, 2022, 5:00 PM EST.

The 2022 IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition Organizing Committee and the Student Meeting Activities Subcommittee of IEEE PES Power and Energy Education Committee (PEEC) are happy to announce that there will be both a Student Housing Support Program and a Student Poster Session & Contest at this year’s event. 

Applications for student housing support and submissions of poster abstracts for inclusion in the Student Poster Session & Contest are now being accepted.

Application Guidelines:

  • Register for the event: In order to submit student housing applications and poster abstracts, students must be already registered for the 2022 T&D conference – Registration opens January 26, 2022
  • To become an IEEE PES student member, students can do so here.
  • Submit your housing and poster application here.
  • The deadline for student poster and housing applications is February 1, 2022, 5:00 PM EST.

Poster Sessions

Students wishing to be considered for the student poster contest must submit a 1 page abstract in PDF format, written according to the IEEE PES template. You must have an IEEE web account and be registered for the 2022 IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition to apply. Acceptance notifications will be sent out to students by February 15, 2022