EPE’19 ECCE Europe was held in Genova, Italy, 2 – 6 September 2019, which is the largest European conference on power electronics. Its exhibition included producers, suppliers and software developers, allowing for constructive exchanges between academia and industry. Wei Liu presented his conference paper ‘Modeling and Frequency Analysis of a Dual H-bridge Current Flow Controller in Meshed HVDC systems’. He then explained the paper in poster form, discussed his results and received positive feedback from both academic and industrial colleagues. He also attended the useful tutorial ‘MMC-based Converters for MVDC Applications’ given by Prof Drazen Dujic, Dr Alexandre Christe and Mr Stefan Milovanovic, and enjoyed a technical discussion with the keynote speaker, Paolo Bordignon , Executive Vice President of Rongxin HUIKO Electric Technology Co Ltd.