Workshop Objectives

NWET is a forum for the industry and academia to discuss and share the knowledge on emerging technologies & practices. NWET - 2009 and NWET - 2010 were conducted with focus on HVDC, FACTS and Advances in grid management and power trading respectively. NWET - 2011 was focused on Energy conservation. NWET - 2012 discussed Modern power distribution. NWET - 2013 focused on Modern grid management and NWET - 2014 on recent trends on power system protection. NWET - 2015 was focused on issues related to Renewable energy system design considerations and challenges.
NWET - 2017 will be held at Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar from 16 - 18 February and will be focusing on present research trends in Power system operation and control.
The workshop shall be technically co-sponsored by India Council IEEE PES chapter. It will be a flagship workshop for all eligible faculty members of all Engineering colleges in the state who have just completed or are in various stages of their doctoral work. The pertinent Power system areas include Non- Conventional energy, Power Electronics and control.
This will provide an opportunity to all researchers to share their work, thoughts and seek guidance of some of the peers in the field. Industry participants can attend to understand the areas which can benefit them. Post graduate students shall benefit by choosing their subject for research.

The schedule each day comprises of Keynote speech, Invited Lectures and Panel Discussions

Expert Speakers from

  • PRDC, Bangalore, CPRI, Bangalore, IIT-Kanpur, IIT-Delhi, IIT-Kharagpur, IIT-Madras, Power Grid, POSOCO, OPTCL & SLDC, Odisha.
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News & Update

The Detailed schedule along with the name of the speakers will be notified in the institute website later.

Online registration process will start from 10th January 2017.

Registration Information

  • Registration can be done in online mode or offline mode. For online registration click here.
  • For offline registration click here and download the form. This form needs to be filled up and sent by post along with the Demand Draft to reach the Institute on or before 10th February.
  • Registration fees can be paid in the form of a Demand Draft in favour of "Convenor (NWET)" payable at Bhubaneswar on or before 10th February or cash at the Workshop reception desk on the Inaugural day.

Online Registration

Registration Details

Opening date of registration: 10th January, 2017.
Last date of online registration/receipt of registration form: 10th February, 2017.
Registration fees:
Faculty/Research Scholars: Rs. 1000/-
Industry Professionals: Rs. 1500/-
Students: 500/-
IEEE Professional Members: 500/-
IEEE Student Members: 300/-
Mode of payment: Cash or demand draft


Limited accommodation is available at the Institute Guest House on first-come-first-serve-basis. Please give your request for accommodation in the registration form. For more details contact: Prof. Dipak Ranjan Nayak at, Mob. No. 9438109774

Organized by

clients clients

Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Silicon Institute of Technology Silicon Hills, Patia, Bhubaneswar, Odisha - 751024
Technically co-sponsored by India Council IEEE PES chapter

Chief Patron

Prof.(Dr.)R.K. Patnaik, Director
Silicon Institite of Technology, Bhubaneswar


Prof. A.K Tripathy
FNAE, Chairman, IEEE india Council PES Chapter
(Former Director General of CPRI, Bangalore)

Advisory Committee

Dr. R. Nagaraja, PRDCL, Bengaluru
Prof. Subhransu SamantarayBhubaneswar
Prof. P.K Dash, Director, MDRC, SOA University
Sri S.K. Tripathy,GEDCOL, Odisha
Prof. Saroj Kanta MishraSIT, Bhubaneswar
Er. A.P. PandaOPTCL, Odisha
Dr. C.K. PanigrahiKIIT University
Dr. R.K. SwainHoD., EEE Dept. SIT, Bhubaneswar

Chief Coordinators

Prof. N. Swain, Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar


Dr. Panda, Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar
Prof.S. Das, Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar

Organizing Committee

All faculty & staff members of EEE Department
Silicon Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar

    Contact Address

  • Prof. A. K. Tripathy
  • Convener, NWET2017
  • Dept. of E&EE
  • Silicon Institute of Technology,
  • Silicon Hills, Patia, Bhubaneswar - 751024
  • Mobile: 09938696023,
  • Mail:

    For any other enquiry

  • Prof. Ramaprasad Panda
  • Mobile: 9338962344
  • Mail: