Adam Skorek

IEEE Canada President Elect Candidate




University of Québec at Trois-Rivières

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering


Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers


Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada

IEEE Activities - (M'88-SM'90-F'09)

COMMITTEES/BOARDS: IEEE Fellow Committee Member (2017); IEEE MGA Awards and Recognition Committee: Past-Chair (2016-2015), Chair (2014-2013), and Member (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013); IEEE Medal of Honor Committee Member (2008-2009); IEEE Awards Board Member (2014-2013, 2009-2008).

REGIONS: IEEE CANADA/R7 President-elect/Director-elect Candidate nominated by IEEE Region 7 (2017, 2011); IEEE CANADA/R7 Board of Directors (2003-2004 and 1992-1997); IEEE Canadian Foundation Board of Directors Member (2002-2007); Translation Committee Chair (2001); Eastern Canada Council Chair (1996-1997); Education Activities Committee Chair (1994-1996).

SECTIONS/CHAPTERS: IEEE St-Maurice Section Annual Elections President (2008-2017); IEEE St-Maurice Section: Chair (2003-2004 and 1992-1994), Vice-Chair (2001-2002 and 1990-1991).

SOCIETIES: IEEE Electron Device Society Distinguished Lecturer (2010-2017); IEEE Industry Applications Society Fellow Committee Member (2016-2015, 2011-2010); IEEE Industry Applications Society Awards Committee Chair (2005-2009); IEEE IAS, Manufacturing Systems and Applications Department Chair (2001-2003) and Vice-Chair Papers (1997-2001); IEEE Education Society Chapters Coordinator (1996-2001).

CONFERENCES: IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exhibition (ECCE, 2009-2017) Technical Program Committee and Reviews Committees. Founder of PARELEC, the IEEE International Conference on Parallel Computing in Electrical Engineering, contributor to the IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (CCECE, 1989-2007); Co-chair and organizer of the IEEE Power Electronics Society Forth Workshop on Computers in Power Electronics (UQTR, 1992); contributor, sessions organizer and sessions chair at the IEEE Industry Applications Annuals Meetings (1994-2009); contributor to the COMPUMAG, the IEEE Magnetics Society sponsored conference (2017, 1993-1997).