Organized conjointly by the Faculty of Power Engineering - Technical University of Moldova, Faculty of Electrical Engineering - "Gheorghe Asachi" Technical University of Iasi and Faculty of Electrical Engineering - University of Craiova , the SIELMEN Conference is confirmed as an important event in the Moldovian and Romanian community of  Electrical Engineering. The conference started in 1997 and is being held on alternate years, with the intent of attracting a wide national an international audience from both the academic and industrial communities.