Followed by its presence in the first regional conference on control and instrumentation in 2014 held at Arak University of Technology, MAPNA Electric & Control Engineering & Manufacturing Company (MECO) took part in the National Conference on Electrical Automation and Industrial Controls, the National Conference on Lighting and Energy Management and its subsidiary Exhibition on Electrical Engineering and Energy Management simultaneously. It was attended by prominent academicians, executives and professionals in Iran’s electricity and energy industry from 26 provinces.
By allocating 24 square meters of space for the exhibition, MECO Company promoted itself and the Mapna Group’s products and capabilities. It also presented a demonstration of the MAPCS system to visitors and answered their questions. Among the objectives of this conference were discussing the latest challenges in the field of science and technology, improving skills and encouraging support for national production in the light of an ongoing relationship between manufacturers and universities, convincing consumers to use national products, promoting the scientific and industrial position of Markazi Province as Iran’s second pole of mother industries and as Iran’s fourth industrial pole.
These two conferences were held in collaboration, both in material and spiritual terms, with Iran’s Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, Tavanir Inc., Power Research Institute, Iranian Association of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Iranian Association of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Markazi Province Branch), Markazi Province’s Power Distribution Company, Bakhtar Regional Electricity Company, MAPNA Electric & Control Engineering & Manufacturing Company (MECO), Shayanbargh Company, Iran Aluminum Company, Markazi Province’s Industries and Mines Organization, Lajvar Company, Shazand Petrochemical Company, Imam Khomeini Refinery of Shazand, Shazand Powe Plant, Machine Sazi Arak, Rahnama Gearbox Company and Pars Jahd Company as well as in collaboration with Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology, Teacher Training University of Arak and the University of Tafresh.
The keynote speakers of the conference were Dr. Alipur, Director General of Tavanir Company’s Bureau of Technical Transfer, Dr. Latif, Head of Power & Energy Industrial Technology Development Organization and Mr. Kebriaee, Director General of Iran’s Energy Efficiency Organization (SABA), who presented their speech on the conference’s central themes. Five specialized round tables were held in the conference:
Also 7 workshops were held at the conference:
In addition, 31 articles submitted from different universities across the country were presented in four parallel conference rooms on the themes of classical control, computational intelligence, industrial control, achievements of energy production and distribution systems and power electronics.
Technical knowledge of instrumentation, industrial automation and modeling and identifying systems
Instrumentation and industrial automation
New methods and interdisciplinary applications of control
Control and instrumentation applications in distribution networks, smart cities and buildings
Power System Automation:
Distribution network automation
Consumption management and smart networks
Distributed generation units and renewable energy sources
Safety and security of power systems
IT and GIS in power systems