2021 Virtual Wide Bandgap Summer Workshop

August 3-5, 2021

Learn about the advances made in the Silicon Carbide and Gallium Nitride power electronics ecosystem.

PowerAmerica invites you to our 2021 Virtual WBG Summer Workshop, “The Roadmap to the Future of SiC and GaN.” We’re delivering the updates on technology advances, market trends, education, and networking you’ve to come to expect, in an all online format.

The meeting will take place:

Tuesday, Aug. 3, from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. EST

Wednesday, Aug. 4, from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. EST

Thursday, Aug. 5, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. EST

The workshop will include:

  • Keynote remarks by Peter Friedrichs, Senior Director – Silicon Carbide, Infineon; Jim Witham, CEO of GaN Systems; and Thomas Piliszczuk, Executive Vice President of Global Strategy, SOITEC
  • Updates on PowerAmerica member-funded projects focusing on specific SiC and GaN innovations and applications
  • Panel discussions from leading technology experts
  • Tutorials by Liuchen Chang (University of New Brunswick, Canada), Thomas Jahns (University of Wisconsin-Madison) and Captain Lynn Petersen (Naval Research Office) – learn from industry experts  and apply to your work
  • Networking sessions with virtual interaction and private chat capabilities

Please note: The meeting is for employees of PowerAmerica member organizations and invited guests. If you are interested in a guest invitation, please contact Membership & Industry Relations Manager Jim LeMunyon.