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SAIEE Bernard Price Memorial Lectures Date Topic Video Link
58th Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2009 New Technologies of Intelligent Systems for a Global World [click here]
60th Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2011 Carbon Capture and Storage: Ready to Deliver [click here]
62nd Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2013 Re-imagining the Internet in the 21st Century [click here]
64th Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2015 Sustainable Engineering Education [click here]
65th Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2016 The 4th Industrial Revolution: A.I. & Society [click here]
67th Bernard Price Memoral Lecture 2018 Automatic Control [click here]
68th Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2019 Connectivity [click here]
70th Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2021 Global Electric Power Sector: Engaging with Environmental Issues [click here]
71st Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2022 Provably Beneficial Artificial Intelligence [click here]
72nd Bernard Price Memorial Lecture 2023 Power Quality Challenges that New Technologies Bring to Distribution Grids of the Future [click here]
SAIEE Annual General Meetings Date Topic Video Link
SAIEE AGM 2018 2018/04/27 The SAIEE Challenge: The World is Changing [click here]
SAIEE AGM 2019 2019/03/28 Digital Transformation: The Enabler for Economic and Social Inclusivity [click here]
SAIEE Online AGM 2020 2020/03/31 Annual General Meeting 2020 [click here]
SAIEE Hybrid AGM 2022 2022/03/24 Information Analytics and Decision-making in Business [click here]
SAIEE AGM 2023 2023/03/23 Load-shedding: Can South Africa Be Saved? [click here]
SAIEE Hybrid AGM 2024 2024/03/19 Empowering the Next Generation of SAIEE Members [click here]
SAIEE President's Invitational Lecture Date Topic Video Link
SAIEE President's Invitational Lecture 2021 2021/08/24 Enhancing Manufacturing Competitiveness in South Africa: A Perspective on Supply Chain Logistics [click here]
SAIEE President's Invitational Lecture 2022 2022/09/08 Value Creation through Analytics - a MTN Case Study [click here]
SAIEE President's Invitational Lecture 2023 2023/06/22 Is a Power Blackout in South Africa Possible? [click here]
SAIEE President's Inaugural Address Date Topic Video Link
SAIEE President's Inaugural Address 2021 2021/03/31 The Future of Work [click here]
SAIEE President's Inaugural Address 2022 2022/03/31 Information Analytics and Decision-making in Business [click here]
SAIEE President's Inaugural Address 2023 2023/03/31 Load-shedding: Can SA Be Saved? [click here]
Centres Date Topic Video Link
Central Gauteng Centre 2022/07/14 Impact of Inverter-based Generation on Grid Stability [click here]
Free State Centre 2020/10/22 Outline of Renewable Energy in South Africa [click here]
  2020/11/24 Understanding Smart Cities [click here]
  2021/06/08 An Optimisation-driven Declarative Framework and its Power Applications [click here]
  2021/07/22 Dry-type Transformers: Its Application and Practical Examples [click here]
  2022/10/20 Cast Resin Transformers: The Path to a Greener Future [click here]
  2023/03/09 Education Crisis in South Africa: How Do We Fix It? [click here]
Eastern Cape Centre 2021/03/10 SAIEE ECC: Annual General Meeting 2021 [click here]
Mpumalanga Centre 2020/11/19 Large Motors & Drive Systems (Part One) [click here]
  2020/11/26 Large Motors & Drive Systems (Part Two) [click here]
  2021/02/02 Modelling Approach to Certify the Accuracy Class of CT's and VT's [click here]
  2021/08/05 Principles of Practical Machine Learning [click here]
Kwazulu Natal Centre 2020/08/17 Optimizing Line Designs - Tutorial for TB 638 [click here]
  2020/09/16 Green Economy [click here]
  2020/11/25 Ester Fluids for Power Transformers [click here]
  2021/02/16 Electronic Waste [click here]
  2021/03/30 SAIEE KZN: Annual General Meeting 2021 [click here]
  2021/04/20 Innovations in Transmission Line Asset Management - A Breakfast Meeting [click here]
  2021/05/20 Leveraging Regressions on the Path to Lean Energy [click here]
  2021/07/15 100MW Limit and Associated Grid-tie Considerations [click here]
  2021/08/19 Striving for the Future of Inclusive and Equitable Women's Participation in STEM [click here]
  2021/09/22 Integration of Distributed Energy Resources: Solar PV [click here]
  2021/10/28 Where's My Data? You Can Only Manage What You Can Measure [click here]
  2021/11/18 Lightning Threat Management - What Has Changed and What Will Change? [click here]
  2022/05/24 Cable Theft - A Manufacturers Perspective [click here]
  2022/06/28 Greenhouse-free Solutions for Sustainable Power [click here]
  2022/07/12 Engineering & Patent Law: The Symbiotic Pair for Sustainable Innovation [click here]
  2022/09/13 eThekwini's Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme [click here]
  2023/03/14 Energy Storage in South Africa: Where We've Been & Where We're Going [click here]
  2023/04/19 Utility-scale Solar PV in South Africa [click here]
  2023/05/23 The Current State of Durban's Economy [click here]
  2023/10/17 Augmenting Drones and Artificial Intelligence for Powerline Activities [click here]
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Sections Date Topic Video Link
Electronics & Software Section 2022/06/09 The IT Sky Above Us [click here]
  2023/03/30 Data Centres: A Virtual Tour [click here]
Telecommunications Section 2021/05/05 Webinar Series Part 1: 5G Standards Overview [click here]
  2021/05/12 Webinar Series Part 2: 5G Ecosystems Application [click here]
  2021/05/19 Webinar Series Part 3: 5G Spectrum [click here]
  2021/05/26 Webinar Series Part 4: 5G Health and Safety [click here]
  2021/06/02 Webinar Series Part 5: 5G SMME's & Entrepreneurship Opportunities [click here]
  2021/06/09 Webinar Series Part 6: 5G Applications [click here]
Power & Energy Section 2020/06/30 Blockchain Technology in the Energy Sector [click here]
  2020/07/09 Global Electric Power Sector: Engaging with Environmental Issues [click here]
  2020/07/22 Energy Efficiency in Smart Buildings Through IoT Sensor Integration [click here]
  2020/08/13 Role of the Smart Grid in Facilitating the Integration of Renewables [click here]
  2020/08/19 Internet of Things: An Enabling Technology for Remote Condition Monitoring of Power System Equipment [click here]
  2020/08/26 How to Write an Effective Technical Paper [click here]
  2020/08/31 Off-grid Systems for Energy Poverty Alleviation [click here]
  2020/09/16 Managing Uncertanties of the Future Grid [click here]
  2021/11/17 Blockchain-enabled Transactive Energy Use Cases [click here]
  2022/11/08 Development of Green Hydrogen in South Africa [click here]
  2023/11/07 Panel Discussion: The Transition to Renwables - Lessons from Australia [click here]
Rotating Machines Section 2018/02/20 Varibox RADIALcvt: The Future - Now [click here]
  2018/04/16 The Effect of the Three-level Neutral Point Clamped Inverter on the Core Loss of a Synchronous Reluctance Machine [click here]
  2018/05/23 Control Supply Solutions for Power Plants [click here]
  2018/05/23 Bearing Currents in Electrical Machines [click here]
  2018/10/23 The Effects of a Changing Grid Code on Generators [click here]
  2018/10/23 Impact of 'Relaxed' Frequency Control on Rotating Machines [click here]
  2018/11/01 Key Design Aspects of a Novel Synchronous Reluctance Motor with a Sinusoidal Rotor Shape for Less Ripple Torque Elements [click here]
  2018/11/02 Synthetic Inertia and VSG's on Microgrids [click here]
  2019/02/20 Challenges with Wind Generator Technology and Electrical Machine Technology - Part 1 [click here]
  2019/02/20 Challenges with Wind Generator Technology and Electrical Machine Technology - Part 2 [click here]
  2019/05/23 Shaft Voltage and Current [click here]
  2019/05/23 Modelling and Prevention of Bearing Currents in Inverter-driven Electrical Machines [click here]
  2019/05/24 Challenges of Revising Grid Codes in the Face of Evolving Power Generation [click here]
  2019/05/24 Synchronous Machine Operator's Utopian-Dystopian Stalemate [click here]
  2019/10/21 An Introduction to Rotor Dynamics in Induction Rotor Driven Systems [click here]
  2019/10/30 eScooters Drive Micro-mobility Revolution [click here]
  2020/06/10 Introducing: Rotating Machines Section [click here]
  2020/07/21 Recent Innovations and Limitations in the Measurement of Partial Discharges in Rotating Machines [click here]
  2020/09/10 The Refurbishment of SABS' World Class NEFTA High Power Testing Laboratory [click here]
  2020/10/13 Vibration Measurement and Analysis of Electrical Rotating Machines [click here]
  2020/10/21 Power Generation in New Zealand [click here]
  2021/06/01 Medium Voltage Submersible Mine Shaft Drainage Motors [click here]
  2021/10/26 Rotating Electrical Machine Insulation [click here]
  2022/05/25 Maximum Power Point Tracking of Wound Rotor Wind Generators [click here]
  2022/09/27 Linear Electric Machines for use in Gravity Energy Storage Systems [click here]
  2023/02/23 Determining an Induction Machines Torque-speed Curve from an Audio Spectrogram [click here]
  2023/05/25 WEG Motion Fleet Management: A Cloud-based Condition Monitoring Solution [click here]
  2023/10/26 Insight and Potentials of Wound-Field Flux Modulation Machines for Renewable Energy Technologies [click here]
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Chapters Date Topic Video Link
Cable Theft Chapter 2022/09/07 Combating the Scourge of Cable Theft [click here]
Computing Chapter 2022/08/30 Quantam Computing [click here]
  2023/05/25 Cloud Computing - How to Improve your Productivity [click here]
Smart Cities Chapter 2022/07/21 The Current State of Smart Cities in South Africa [click here]
Women In Engineering Chapter 2020/07/14 Leadership in a Time of Crisis and Uncertainty [click here]
  2020/08/05 Energy Transition: Repositioning Women for a New Reality [click here]
  2021/03/08 Celebrating International Women's Day 2021 [click here]
  2021/07/06 Women In Engineering Celebration: Engineering Heroes [click here]
  2021/08/10 Women Engineering the Future - Session 1 [click here]
  2022/08/16 Closing the Gender Gap [click here]
  2023/09/23 Women Making a Difference in the Renewable Energy Industry [click here]
Lightning Chapter 2021/04/19 Lightning Chapter Launch: Empowering Members with Knowledge [click here]
  2021/11/23 Lightning Evidence: The Emperical Data [click here]
Railway Chapter 2021/04/21 Artificial Intelligence in Engineering [click here]
  2022/03/23 Fuel Cell Rail Motive Power Applications [click here]
Energy Storage Chapter 2021/04/01 The Future of Hydrogen Economy in SA: Development of Business Models [click here]
  2021/06/03 Energy Storage Technology - A Need for Clean Options [click here]
  2021/09/09 The Value of Long-duration Flow Battery for Energy Storage [click here]
  2021/09/15 Energy Storage Debate: Battery Storage vs Fuel Cell [click here]
  2022/03/29 Benefits of Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (VRFB) for Utility-scale Batteries in South Africa [click here]
  2022/08/18 Understanding the Standard Governing Energy Storage Batteries [click here]
  2022/09/12 International Round Table on Energy Storage Systems [click here]
  2023/11/14 Overview of the Energy Storage Consortium [click here]
Cyber Security Chapter 2021/04/28 Cybersecurity Skills Development [click here]
  2021/09/02 Maintaining and Remediating Cloud [click here]
  2021/10/06 Gone Phishing [click here]
Entrepreneurship & Innovation Chapter 2020/11/24 Entrepreneurship & Innovation for Growth and Development [click here]
Nuclear Chapter 2020/08/26 Study Committee on Nuclear Nexus of Applications [click here]
  2020/09/09 Unpacking South Africa's Energy Challenges [click here]
  2020/09/23 Water Security & Clean Water Technologies [click here]
  2020/11/17 Study Committee on Nuclear Science and Technology [click here]
  2021/04/21 Study Committee on Nuclear Education [click here]
  2021/07/27 Study Committee on Nuclear Energy [click here]
  2022/02/16 Nuclear Medicine & Radiation Biology [click here]
  2022/11/01 Current Status of Nuclear New Build and SMR Developments [click here]
  2023/02/16 The Power Cell [click here]
  2023/04/26 Nuclear Science and Technologies at the IAEA [click here]
  2023/06/28 USNC Micro Modular Reactor - SMall Reactor, Big Potential [click here]
  2023/07/26 Real Nuclear Costing Options for South Africa [click here]
  2023/09/20 Fibre Optic Sensors for Nuclear Reactors and ATLAS-CERN Detectors [click here]
  2023/10/25 X Energy Pebble Bed Reactor XE-100 (sponsored by IDC) [click here]
  2024/03/28 Enhancing Nuclear Safety and Security through Technical Support Organisations (TSOs) [click here]
Load Research Chapter 2019/07/30 Shedding Light on Residential Energy Consumer Behavior in South Africa [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 1 [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 2 [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 3 [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 4 [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 5 [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 6 [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 7 [click here]
  2019/09/03 Domestic & Non-domestic Load Modelling - Part 8 [click here]
  2019/07/16 Data Visualization [click here]
  2019/09/17 Geospatial Load Modelling Using a Consumption-driven Philosophy [click here]
  2019/10/17 Principles of Geo-based Load Forecasting [click here]
  2020/02/18 Load Research Metering and Meter Data Management Systems [click here]
  2020/02/27 Introduction to Building Energy Models for Power and Energy Demand Analysis [click here]
  2020/03/17 Demand Forecasting for Eskom Transmission Network Planning [click here]
  2020/03/30 Impact of the Lockdown on the Power System Network at Local Distribution Level [click here]
  2020/03/31 Machine-learning Based Demand Models [click here]
  2020/04/06 Virtual Think Tank: Impact of the Lockdown on the Power System at System Level [click here]
  2020/04/21 Introduction to Network Resilience [click here]
  2020/05/19 Protection of Personal Information: POPI Act for Load Researchers, Analysts & Planners [click here]
  2020/06/17 EPRI's Program for Integration of Renewable Energy Resources [click here]
  2020/07/21 EPRI's Demand Response Program [click here]
  2020/07/27 Impact of Covid-19 on the Economy and Electrical Demand [click here]
  2020/08/18 Distribution Network Planning for Renewables [click here]
  2020/10/20 Digitised NERSA Tariff Database [click here]
  2020/10/20 Modelling the South African Integrated Resource Plan [click here]
  2020/11/17 Load Models in Power System Simulation [click here]
  2021/03/16 GIS Visualization for Planning [click here]
  2021/04/22 The Impact of Lockdowns on Load Demand in South Africa - A Review of the Actual Data [click here]
  2021/06/15 Data Science - Extracting Knowledge from Data [click here]
  2021/07/28 Data-based Energy Performance Certificates (EPC) in South Africa [click here]
  2021/08/17 Remote Sensing, Aerial Survey and Geospatial Data for Planning [click here]
  2021/09/21 Insights into Demographics of SA Households from MAPS [click here]
  2021/10/19 Probabilistic Conductor and Transformer Size Selection in LV Distribution [click here]
  2021/11/16 Computing Our Way To Electric Computing (eTaxi's for Africa) [click here]
  2022/02/24 Microgrids: Social, Economic and Technical Perspectives [click here]
  2022/03/29 Benefits of Vanadium Redox Flow Battery (VRFB) for Utility-scale Batteries in South Africa [click here]
  2022/04/21 Business Case for 'Going off-grid', Technical Considerations and Risks [click here]
  2022/07/19 Open-source Power System Modelling Capability in South Africa [click here]
  2022/10/18 The Importance of Lighting: Knowledge, Testing and Design [click here]
  2022/11/22 Demand Flexibility: Using Direct Load Control of EWH's [click here]
  2023/03/28 Factors Influencing Take-up of Renewables in Residential Cluster Living [click here]
  2023/05/23 "Under the Hood" of Frankfort's Solar Embedded Gen Facility [click here]
  2023/06/20 Probabilistic Planning for Future Networks [click here]
  2023/07/18 Operational and Planning Challenges for a Future Power System [click here]
  2023/09/19 Growth of SA Residential Solar Market and the Impact on the Future [click here]
  2023/10/24 The Transition to Renewables - Lessons from Australia [click here]
  2023/11/07 SAIEE Power & Energy Section Panel Discussion: Transition to Renewables - Lessons from Australia [click here]
  2024/02/20 Reducing the Effect of Loadshedding on Communities in South Africa [click here]
  2024/03/19 Modelling EV Charging Impacts on Electricity Consumption Profiles in the Residential Sector Using System Dynamics [click here]
  2024/05/21 A New Approach to Defining, Measuring and Controlling Electric Power [click here]
AMEU/SAIEE Joint Webinar Series Date Topic Video Link
Session 1: Future-proofing of a Digital SA Municipal DX Electricity Utility of the Future 2022/08/10 Panel Discussion [click here]
  2022/08/10 Malcolm Van Harte [click here]
  2022/08/10 Mziyanda Mbuseli [click here]
  2022/08/10 Rakesh Maharaj [click here]
  2022/08/10 Thomas Garner [click here]
  2022/08/10 Prof Pat Naidoo [click here]
  2022/08/10 Prof Wikus Van Niekerk [click here]
  2022/08/10 Dr Willie De Beer [click here]
  2022/08/10 Vally Padayachee [click here]
  2022/08/10 Jayshree Pershad [click here]
Session 2: Exploring Use Cases for Typical SA Municipality Distribution Electricity Utilities 2022/08/12 Panel Discussion [click here]
  2022/08/12 Shane Prins [click here]
  2022/08/12 Hendrick Raedani [click here]
  2022/08/12 Passmore Dongi [click here]
  2022/08/12 Michael Nkosi [click here]
  2022/08/12 Q & A Session [click here]
  2022/08/12 Cynthia Ngomane [click here]
  2022/08/12 Dr Chantel Naidoo [click here]
  2022/08/12 Thebe Mamakoko [click here]
  2022/08/12 Steve Nicholls [click here]
  2022/08/12 Previous Session Recap [click here]
Session 3: Evolving business models for a sustainable SA municipality Dx Electricity Utility 2022/08/16 Al'louis Van Deventer [click here]
  2022/08/16 Stephane Barbeau [click here]
  2022/08/16 Tony Woods & Lesley Ferrando [click here]
  2022/08/16 Matt Baumgurel & Adriaan van der Merwe [click here]
  2022/08/16 At van der Merwe [click here]
  2022/08/16 Vally Padayachee [click here]
Session 4: Asset Management for a sustainable SA municipality Dx Electricity Utility 2022/08/18 Panel Discussion [click here]
  2022/08/18 Abdul Aziz Jacobs [click here]
  2022/08/18 Teboho Ramorapeli [click here]
  2022/08/18 Floris Mostert [click here]
  2022/08/18 Amar Jaykaran [click here]
  2022/08/18 Leanetse Matutoane [click here]
Session 5: Effective Integration of Embedded Generation in a SA Municipal DX Electricity Utility 2022/08/23 Panel Discussion [click here]
  2022/08/23 Chandima Gomes [click here]
  2022/08/23 Monique Leroux [click here]
  2022/08/23 Warrick Pierce [click here]
  2022/08/23 Hendrick Raedani [click here]
  2022/08/23 Mark Borchers [click here]
Session 6: Impact of the 3 D’s in a typical SA municipality DX electricity utility 2022/08/25 Lloyd Jones [click here]
  2022/08/25 Malcolm Van Harte [click here]
  2022/08/25 Hans-Arilde Bredesen [click here]
  2022/08/25 Esrom Malatji [click here]
  2022/08/25 David Nicholls [click here]
  2022/08/25 Veer Ramnarain [click here]
  2022/08/25 Panel Discussion [click here]
Virtual Symposium on Water Security Date Topic Video Link
Water Security Driven by IR 4.0 - Day 1 2022/10/25 Towards the Establishment of the Southern African Water Pool [click here]
Water Security Driven by IR 4.0 - Day 2 2022/10/26 Municipal Fresh Water Environment and Water Resources Governance [click here]
Water Security Driven by IR 4.0 - Day 3 2022/10/27 Nexus of Water, Food Security, Policy and Strategic Invention [click here]
SAIEE/IEEE Date Topic Video Link
SAIEE & IEEE Climate Change Webinar 2022/09/26 Climate Change Strategies [click here]
SAIEE Corporate Partners Date Topic Video Link
Rosatom 2021/05/26 NORM Management - A Chance for Further Waste Minimisation [click here]
  2021/06/29 Smart Utilities - An African Perspective [click here]
  2021/07/28 Nuclear Small Modular Reactors [click here]
  2022/11/25 Wind Power Technologies [click here]
Salto 2021/08/18 Wired and Wireless Access Control Fundamentals [click here]
  2021/09/21 Wired and Wireless Access Control Fundamentals [click here]
Actom 2022/11/17 Actom's Latest Technological Offerings [click here]
SAIEE Technical Talks/ST-Talks Date Topic Video Link
Skhaftini Sessions 2023/10/31 S02 EP02: Navigating Professional Success [click here]
Asset Management Series 2020/05/21 ISO55k: A General Overview [click here]
  2020/05/28 ISO55k: Sample Artefacts [click here]
  2020/06/04 ISO55k: Cigre TB787 - Implementation in Electric Utilities [click here]
  2020/06/11 ISO55k: Maintenance Strategies [click here]
  2020/06/25 ISO55k: Asset Condition Assessment [click here]
  2020/07/02 ISO55k: Project Portfolio Optimisation [click here]
  2020/06/18 ISO55k: Expansion and Operations Planning [click here]
Biomedical Engineering 2020/06/25 The Quest for Person-specific Computational Models in Cochlear Implants [click here]
Power Engineering 2020/07/23 Power Engineering: Strengthening the SAPP/Developing Water Security in SA [click here]
Women In Engineering 2020/07/14 Leadership in a Time of Uncertainty [click here]
  2020/08/18 The Future of Women In Engineering [click here]
Communications 2020/08/20 Television White Spaces (TVWS) [click here]
Power and Energy 2020/06/30 Blockchain Technology in the Energy Sector [click here]
  2020/09/15 The Case for Solar Power in Residential Homes within South Africa [click here]
Lightning 2019/09/26 Lightning [click here]
  2020/09/22 Protection of Structures: How To Do It Wrong! [click here]
Robotics 2020/11/10 Robotics in Times of Covid-19 [click here]
Smart Meters 2020/11/25 Smart Metering in South Africa [click here]
Rotating Machines 2021/02/24 Modelling and Simulation of a DC-excited Vernier Reluctance Machine [click here]
General Discussions & Presentations 2023/07/11 Eskom Power Grid Discussion [click here]
SAIEE Breakfast Seminars Date Topic Video Link
North-West University 2019 Voltage Quality: What Can Be Done? [click here]
Condensator Dominit 2019/01/22 Voltage Conditioning: Power Quality and Voltage Dips, Sags & Unbalance [click here]
Walmet Technologies (Pty) Ltd & Technical Services and Projects CC (TSP) 2019/10/11 Testing of High Voltage Detectors and Phase Comparators [click here]