In this Issue:
Members’ newsletter Autumn 2017
Notes from the Secretariat
Welcome to the Autumn 2017 edition of the EPSMA newsletter. The Christmas holiday break is fast approaching and all members are wished a successful and happy new year.
In this edition, we’ll let you know about the topics discussed at the AGM at the TI offices in Freising, Germany held early November.
Please keep a flow of marketing information about your products, news and vacancies coming to the secretariat for placement on the website. It’s free!
Also remember we have a ’Linkedin’ forum for members to use and a data base of UL non-
As ever, meeting minutes and committee reports are in the members’ area of the website. Contact the secretariat if you need your password re-
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AGM 8th November
The meeting was attended by 9 members and a guest speaker, Jochen Koszecsha from the European Centre for Power Electronics (ECPE).
Jochen described the makeup and work of the ECPE. The EPSMA management committee will be exploring how we can collaborate with the ECPE in the future.
Management committee members required to step down this year where duly re-
As Chairman, Bernhard Erdl gave an address and commented on the EPSMA activities during the year. He gave particular thanks to the members of the technical committee for their efforts. The TC members are listed in this newsletter as a ‘roll of honour’.
The secretariat gave an update on membership (two new members 2017) and finances, reporting a stable position.
Vlad Grigore of Efore gave a presentation about the latest activities of the EPSMA technical committee with details below.
Members discussed a new ‘look’ for the website which has now been implemented. Feedback is welcomed. Website traffic statistics were presented.
Clemens Klemm of Siemens gave a presentation about the standard: IEC 61204-
The meeting discussed in detail the next potential projects for the Technical Committee to undertake and their priorities. Evaluating new standards and their differences was seen as important.
Full minutes of the AGM along with links to presentations are available in the members area of the website.
Updates to publications below are still in progress but nearly finished:
‘Harmonic Current Emissions Guidelines to the standard
“CE Marking Guidance for power Supplies”
“Accurate Efficiency Measurements”
The technical committee keeps a ‘watch’ on new developments in the industry and gives feedback to the management committee about potential new studies to be undertaken and publications to be issued.
Management committee meeting at Puls HQ in Munich 15th March -
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Your Management Committee members
Bernhard Erdl -
Manfred Schlenk -
Dave Connett -
Hannes Schachenmayr -
Vlad Grigore -
Allesandro Leopardi -
Andreas Hoischen -
Miro Adzan -
Frank Vondenhoff -
Marius Ciorica -
Mathias Emsermann -
Scott Parish -
Thorsten Herbert -
Shane Callahagn -
Paul Lee -
Your Technical Committee members
Armin Wegener -
Bernhard Grub -
Christian Hoesch -
Clemens Klemm -
Diarmuid Hogan -
Dave Collins -
Dominique Hessman -
Esa Vakevainen -
Francesco Di Dominico -
Hubert Schoenenberger -
Matti Kulmala -
Milos Luptak -
Vlad Grigore -
Paul Conway -