Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU) and United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) are organizing the 7th International Conference on Renewable Energy: Generation and Application (ICREGA’24).
ICREGA is one of the premier Renewable Energy conferences in the MENA region that brings together industry professionals, academics, and individuals from government agencies and other institutions to exchange information and ideas on the advancement in the field of renewable energy technologies, generation and applications.
ICREGA’24 will be held at PMU campus, in the beautiful city of Al Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, from April 21 st to 24 th , 2024.
The conference will be face-to-face, but online participation options are also available. Further details will be announced on the conference website.
You are cordially invited to submit your scholarly work for workshop, tutorial, and technical sessions. Submissions across a wide range of interesting topics related to the conference tracks are welcome.
Should you be interested in organizing a special session, please contact Dr. Ala Hussein: email@example.com
For general enquiries, please contact Dr. Samir El Nakla: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings and, upon completing the registration and presentation, the paper will be submitted for inclusion in the Scopus indexed Materials Research proceedings.
Professor Saifur Rahman is the founding director of the Advanced Research Institute at Virginia Tech, USA where he is the Joseph R. Loring professor of electrical and computer engineering. He also directs the Center for Energy and the Global Environment. He is a Life Fellow of the IEEE and an IEEE Millennium Medal winner. He is the 2023 IEEE President & CEO and was the president of the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) for 2018 and 2019. He is the founding editor-in-chief of the IEEE Electrification Magazine and the IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. He has published over 160 journal papers and has made over six hundred conference and invited presentations. He has conducted several energy efficiency, blockchain and sensor integration projects for Duke Energy, Tokyo Electric Power Company, the US National Science Foundation, the US Department of Defense, the US Department of Energy and the State of Virginia. He has a PhD in electrical engineering from Virginia Tech.
Issa Batarseh is currently a Pegasus Professor of electrical engineering in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Central Florida (UCF) and serving as the director of the Florida Power Electronics Center. His research interests focus on power electronics as enabling technology in high-frequency, high-efficiency, and smart grid-tied PV energy conversion systems. His research team has been leading the design, development, and commercialization of smart microinverters and other technologies. He has co-founded three start-up companies. He served as the President of Princess Sumaya Univeristy for Technology in Amman, Jordan. He was co-founder and Board member of the Arab Scientists and Technologists Abroad Network (ASTA) and Board member of the Arab Scientists and Technologists Foundation(ASTF). Currently serving in the steering committee of ConnectJo Network of Jordanians Abroad. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and AAAS, member of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) and has been inducted into the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame. Dr. Batarseh is a Registered Professional Engineer in the State of Florida.
George E. Georghiou is a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the University of Cyprus (UCY). He is the founder of the FOSS Research Centre for Sustainable Energy, and is currently leading the recently established European Centre of Excellence for Research and Innovation in Intelligent, Sustainable and Efficient Energy Solutions, PHAETHON. Having graduated from the University of Cambridge with a BA, MEng, MA (all with distinction) and a PhD, Professor Georghiou continued his work at the University of Cambridge in the capacity of a Research Fellow in the Electricity Utilization Group. Professor Georghiou then served as a Lecturer and the undergraduate course coordinator in Electrical Engineering at the University of Southampton. Professor Georghiou is currently a member of the CENELEC and IEC committees on PV, while also serving as an expert evaluator for EU and national proposals. His team has secured research funding in excess of 25 million Euros from bodies such as the European Union and the National Funding Agency, as well as Industry (for example, Honeywell, Q Cells). Professor Georghiou has published over 500 papers in international journals and conference proceedings and among his scholarly achievements, are five outstanding paper awards for the most significant technical scientific contributions. and an innovation prize. Professor Georghiou is also an avid entrepreneur.