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Centre for Power Electronics Annual Conference 2017

About the CPE Annual Conference 2017

A must for those working in power electronics - this is your opportunity to hear from experts in the field, to find out more about the work of the Centre, to learn about the latest research in the field and to make new connections and network with colleagues.

The conference will include international key note speakers, presentations and informal networking opportunities with a barbecue on the evening of the first day. 

As well as the main event, there will also be an exhibition area where you can visit displays from Centre projects and industry partners.  A poster party will be held on the evening of the 4 July 2017, where you will be able to find out about the latest research in the field.

Our annual conference is always popular, so please book early to avoid disappointment. 

Date: 4 & 5 July 2017

Venue: Holywell ParkConference Centre Loughborough University

Book your place: CPE Annual Conference 2017 booking

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  The conference helps keep you up to date with the UK Power Electronics community.  I like the professional way in which it is organised and it’s a great opportunity to network.

 Merlyne de Souza 




Preparing for the Grand Challenge 

About Preparing for the Grand Challenge

Join the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) and the EPSRC to discover the cutting edge research projects which hope to address the Automotive Sector ‘Grand Challenges’.

The APC and EPSRC have been working together for the last nine months to engage the UK’s world class academic community in the key challenges of the auto sector, through Feasibility Study programmes such as ‘Preparing for the Grand Challenge’. The researchers from these projects will showcase their work at this event, giving an insight into leading research in the automotive industry.

Date & time: 13:00 – 18:00 BST,  25 April 2017

Venue: The Royal Institution Venue, London, W1S 4BS

Book your place: Preparing for the Grand Challenge

Event organisers: Advanced Propulsion Centre

For further information please contact the event organisers.

Machines and Drives for High-Speed Applications

About Machines and Drives for High-Speed Applications seminar

High-speed electric machines are of interest for a wide variety of applications, for example: automotive, aerospace, gas compression and vacuum, machine tools, centrifuges. This event includes:

  • The key technologies in the rapidly evolving field of machines and drives.
  • How to manage system interactions to enable products to meet ever increasing performance objectives.
  • Theoretical knowledge and practical experience from speakers.

Date & time: 09:30-16:00, 26 April 2017

Venue: Austin Court, IET, Birmingham

Book your place: Machines and Drives for High-Speed Applications

Event organisers: The Power Electronics Machines and Drives TPN.

For further information please contact IET

EPSRC Centre for Power Electronics