Academic represents NWU at Association of Energy Engineers conference

Professor in mechanical engineering Prof LJ Grobler represented the North-West University (NWU) at the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) World conference that took place from 25 to 27 October 2023 at the Orange County Convention Centre in Orlando, Florida.

The AEE is an international non-profit membership association focusing on professional development in the energy sector. To help professionals working in the energy sector develop their skills, they offer a variety of training and certification programmes.

Prof Grobler, an esteemed at-large member of the AEE, actively participated in the conference and chaired the international business meeting in his position as director for international membership development. During this meeting, the regional vice-presidents for the AEE regions across the world also gave feedback on professional certification development as well as chapter status updates.

Attended by delegates from 64 countries, the conference brought together industry leaders and passionate individuals from around the world, all devoted to advancing the future of the energy industry towards sustainable, renewable, and cost-effective energy solutions.

“The event served as a valuable platform for professionals, entrepreneurs, and curious minds to connect, learn, and take proactive measures,” says Prof Grobler. “The conference featured captivating keynote speeches, cutting-edge technology exhibits, and extensive networking opportunities, all aimed at unlocking a greener and more resilient world.”


Prof LJ Grobler represented the NWU at the AEE World conference.

Submitted on Mon, 11/27/2023 - 12:41