IEEE PESIEEE Young Professionals - Power & Energy Society

IEEE PES YP Milestelfies Photo Contest

#Milestelfies Photo Contest 2018

  1. Look up Milestones near you ( )
  2. Take a ‘Selfie’ with the Milestone
  3. Post a the ‘Selfie’ to Facebook or twitter using the hashtag #Milestelfie, tagging ‘IEEE PES Young Professionals’ (for Facebook) or @IEEEPESYP (for Twitter), and a short description of the Milestone visited.
  4. Click here to download the official rules for the contest from here.

Past Year Winners


#Milestelfie Contest Winner 2017

The PES-YP is proud to present the winner of the #Milestelfie contest. Ms. Anne-Perrine Avrin visited three IEEE historical sites in order to win the Apple Watch. She visited the birthplace of SPICE circuit simulation in California, USA; the First RISC Microprocessor; and the Discovery of Radioconduction by Edouard Branly in Paris, France. Great job Anne!

IEEE Milestelfie Contest Winner: Ms. Anne-Perrin Arvin

PES-YP Committee are already gearing up for conferences and events in 2018. We are hosting panel sessions at both the PES T&D Conference in Denver, CO, USA in April of 2018, and at the PES General Meeting in Portland, OR, OSA in August of 2018. If you are interested in being a presenter at either conference please contact the PES-YP chair John Hofman for details at

Some of Ms. Arvin’s entries are below:

Milestelfie photos



For more information about PES-YP activities

If you would like to share information about a past or upcoming PES-YP event in your chapter, please feel free to share it with us using our IEEE PES-YP Event Reporting site at We will take your event and share it on our PES-YP Facebook page(, Twitter Page (@IEEEPESYP), and our new LinkedIn Group For PES Young Professionals (

We are always looking for volunteers within each region, especially the larger regions. If you can, consider becoming a PES-YP regional Rep, or a volunteer to help the reps host events.