THE JOURNEY

Power Technology Research: Interview with Aleezeh Shahid

The CEO of Women’s Engineering Society (WES) shared with WPS her impressive life story, her thoughts on honouring over 100 years of WES legacy and her vision for the future of women in engineering.

Finding Your Professional Path: Interview With Mingyao Gong

In an interview for Women in Power Systems, Mingyao Gong shares her inspiring personal story of a woman who found she didn’t like the career she had chosen, but managed to find her place in the industry.

Developing Diversity through Dialogue: Interview with Jessica Bian

In an interview for Women in Power Systems, Jessica Bian, President of IEEE PES Governing Board shared her journey and her leadership principles and talked about the implementation of equity goals in IEEE.

Honouring the Legacy and Imagining the Future: Interview with Elizabeth Donnelly

The CEO of Women’s Engineering Society (WES) shared with WPS her impressive life story, her thoughts on honouring over 100 years of WES legacy and her vision for the future of women in engineering.

Building a Support Network: Interview with Courtney Jungjohann Deemer

Global Business Director for Powder Coatings at PPG talks about the support invaluable to taking opportunities and building a career that exceeds the “visible”, traditional career paths for women.

Smart Networking: Interview with Phyllis Caputo

Phyllis Caputo, Smart Grid Program Manager at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), shared her thoughts about leadership and her advice for young women in technology.

The Power of Mentorship: Interview with Bruna Moscol

Bruna Moscol is an MIT graduate and Business Development Manager at Camlin Energy. In this interview, she shared her motivation for becoming an engineer and the importance of mentorship on her journey.

Women in Research Science: Interview with Senja Leivo

Senja Leivo, Senior Industry Expert at Vaisala Oyj, shared her perspective on the position of women in science in Finland and in the power industry.

A Man’s Perspective by Alan Ross

Alan Ross, Editor in Chief of Transformer Technology and power industry expert with 27+ years of experience, shared his motives for supporting the Women in Power Systems community.

When Women Lead: Interview with Stina Flogell Östlundh

In an interview for Women in Power Systems, Stina shared her professional journey, her philosophy for achieving a balance between the professional and private life, and some advice for young women considering a career in the power industry.