This piece was originally published in the October 2018 issue of electroindustry.
Muhammad Ali, AStd, Program Manager, NEMA
Zijun Tong (left), Lisa Spellman, and Muhammad Ali were among those who made NEMA’s presence known at the SES annual meeting. Mr. Ali and Ms. Spellman, program managers, were course instructors on standardization and conformity assessment; Suzanne Alfano, industry director, moderated a session on case studies that addressing opportunities and challenges; and Jonathan Stewart, industry director, moderated the workshop on workforce development with speakers that included NEMA Member Rockwell Automation. Mr. Ali, SES membership council director, also presented the 2018 SES Student Scholarship Award sponsored by NEMA and UL.
Andrei Moldoveanu, who was elected to the SES Board of Directors, also was confirmed as a new technical director for SES overseeing Standards and certification. Program Managers Michael Erbesfeld, Carolyn Hull, and Zijun Tong received points toward SES Standards Professional Certification. NEMA Member companies were represented by Ed Eckert, Itron, Inc.; Marcelo Valdes, ABB Inc.; and Svetlana
Ulemek, BURNDY LLC.