ZEHONG LIU, Executive Vice President of State Grid Corporation of China, received the Master of Engineering degree in Power System Automation.
Mr.Liu has been deeply involved in the innovation and development of DC transmission technology, especially in UHVDC transmission technology and projects, with rich experiences in project construction and management. He has made significant contributions in development of UHVDC transmission technology and construction of UHV power grid in China.
As one of the main initiators and assistant secretary of IEC TC115 and a CIGRE member, Mr.Liu led the application of the successful practical achievements and experiences obtained from the China’s UHVDC projects to IEC standards and CIGRE Technical Brochures.
Mr. Liu received numerous awards for his service to China’s Power and Energy. He is a recipient of the 2017 IEEE PES Uno Lamm High Voltage Direct Current Award in recognition of dedicated and distinguished service to the profession.