Program aims to strengthen the future of technology transfer and encourage the participation of young professionals in shaping the future of standardization and conformance
NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. National Committee (USNC) of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) is seeking nominations for young professionals at the start of their electrotechnology careers to participate in the Young Professionals 2013 Workshop, to be held in conjunction with the 77 th IEC General Meeting (GM) in New Delhi, India, on October 21-25, 2013.
The Young Professionals Workshop brings together international candidates selected from IEC National Committees around the globe who are at the start of their careers in electrotechnical standardization and conformity assessment. The program aims to cultivate long-term national involvement in the international arena, strengthen the future of technology transfer, and encourage the participation of young professionals in shaping the future of standardization and conformance.
The 2012 Young Professionals from the United States were:
- Aisha Bajwa Field Applications Engineer Alcan Cable/Division of Alcan Products Corp.
- Kevin S. Duncan Senior Staff Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) EngineerSeagate Technology/ESD Association
- Manyphay SouvannarathSenior Systems Engineer General Electric