President-Elect of International Electrotechnical Commission
Chairman of China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd.
President of Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering
Dr. Shu holds a PhD in Electric Engineering and Automation from Wuhan University and is a Senior Engineer (professor level). He was elected as the 36th President of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), and he is concurrently President of Chinese Society for Electrical Engineering. He has served as Chairman of China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd. since November 15th, 2018. He had successively served as Vice President, President, and Chairman of State Grid Corporation of China. Before that, he had served as President of State Power Construction Company, and as Chief Engineer of State Power Dispatching and Communication Center.
Dr. Shu is one of the most influential experts in the energy and power sector in the world. He is also Member of the Chinese National Energy Expert Advisory Committee and Member of the National 13th Five-Year Plan Energy Coordination Leading Group. Since 1982, he has been engaged in works such as power grid dispatching and operation, power grid development and planning, research and construction of ultra-high voltage power transmission and smart grid, renewable energy development, and international operation, etc., with rich theoretical knowledge and practical experiences.
CEO, US-China Green Energy Council (UCGEC)
Dr. Qi Wang is the Board Director and CEO of US-China Green Energy Council (UCGEC). In the past 10 years, Dr. Wang has actively facilitated extensive exchanges and pragmatic cooperation on clean energy innovation and climate change between U.S and China. He led the team to establish a wide range of successful partnerships with top universities, research institutes and enterprises across US and China. He is dedicated to developing UCGEC as a high-level platform for the integration of information exchange, technology cooperation and professional training.
Dr. Wang has 20 years experiences on technology R&D and industrialization. He had ever worked in the advanced technology development division of a Fortune-500 company, and he also serves as the CTO of a “Global Cleantech 100” company. Dr. Wang had also completed the “National International Science and Technology Cooperation” project granted by China Ministry of Science and Technology. He has accumulated extensive experience from technology porotype design, lab experiments, scale up, to commercialization.
Dr. Qi Wang holds Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, and he earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Chemical Engineering from Tsinghua University. Dr. Wang has multiple U.S and China patents, and he has published 10+ papers on world leading journals. He has given invited talks on many international conferences.
Dr. Wang is one of the major leaders for organizing “2019 International Conference on Clean Energy”. He had also served as co-chairs of organizing committee for the 3rd – 6th US-China Green Energy Annual Conference. In addition, Dr. Wang is also an Executive Board Director of the China High-tech Industrialization Association.