IEEE PES Partnership with Republic of Panama
IEEE PES Partnership with National Energy Secretariat of Republic of Panama
Piscataway, N.J. – IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, today announced the IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) and National Energy Secretariat of the Republic of Panama entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to leverage the knowledge and expertise of both entities to educate their constituents of the latest technologies and advancements to help develop the energy sector policies directly affecting Panama.
‘For PES this is one of our key opportunities to fulfill IEEE’s major objectives to disseminate knowledge and information to members and society in general. Also, this agreement will open the doors for other important companies and organizations not only in Panama but also in Latin America.’ echoes Enrique Tejera, PES liaison to National Energy Secretariat of the Republic of Panama.
The MOU was officially signed into order by Tim Licitra, PES Executive Director, and Dr. Jorge Rivera, National Energy Secretary at The National Energy Secretariat of the Republic of Panama. As our newest Government Agency MOU partner, The National Energy Secretariat of the Republic of Panama will work together with PES to achieve the goals of improving, guiding, innovating, and promoting the development of technology and standards.
As a formal agreement, the MOU helps align the two organizations' efforts in conducting standards workshops, seminars on power and energy fields of interest; engage in the technical committees, encourage individuals to contribute articles, participate in the editorial, and review processes for IEEE PES publications magazines, newsletter, and other opportunities. The MOU outlines objectives for the two organizations in collaborative activities, including:
- Joint Workshops
- Resource Sharing
- Educational Opportunities
- Encouraging National Energy of Secretariat of the Republic of Panama Employees to Join IEEE PES
- Awards and Humanitarian Activities
National Energy of Secretariat of the Republic of Panama and IEEE recognizes the importance of establishing and strengthening their relationship and both parties wish to foster closer cooperation resulting in the development of a long-term, peer-to-peer relationship for their mutual benefit.
About IEEE Power & Energy Society
The IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) is the leading provider of scientific and engineering information on electric power & energy for the betterment of society and a trusted resource dedicated to the technical, informational, networking and professional development needs of its members. With over 40,000 members around the globe representing every facet of the electric power and energy industry, PES is at the forefront of the rapidly changing technological advancements that impact everyone’s future. Additional information on IEEE PES can be found at: http://www.ieee-pes.org.
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25 August 2021