Introduction to Python for Electrical Engineering


IEEE WIE Winnipeg, in collaboration with University of Manitoba's ECE Graduate Student Association, present an online Python workshop for beginners. The workshop will cover:

- Introduction to Python, Jupyter IDE and Hello World

- Variables, basic math and data structures

- Conditionals and loops

- Functions and classes

The two-part workshop will take place from 5-7pm CST on Wednesday, September 22nd and Thursday, September 23rd, 2021. 

  Date and Time




  • Start time: 22 Sep 2021 05:00 PM
  • End time: 23 Sep 2021 07:00 PM
  • All times are (GMT-06:00) Canada/Central
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Online - will be announced to registrants prior to the event

  • Co-sponsored by University of Manitoba ECE Graduate Student Association
  • Starts 30 August 2021 08:00 AM
  • Ends 22 September 2021 10:00 AM
  • All times are (GMT-06:00) Canada/Central
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  • No Admission Charge


Jhair S. Acosta Jhair S. Acosta


Jhair S. Acosta recieved the double B.Sc. degrees in electronic engineering and electrical engineering from the National University of Columbia (UNAL), Bogota, Columbia in 2012 and 2013. In 2016, he received the M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil. In 2021, he received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from UNICAMP. Currently, he is a post-doctoral researcher at UNICAMP, studying the secondary arc in optimized multi-circuit multi-voltage transmission lines. During his Ph.D., Jhair did research in power systems, using optimization techniques, automation, AI and parallel computing. In 2019, he was a visiting scholar at the University of Manitoba. He has taught Python for various research groups and companies.