PES Meetings & Conferences

PES sponsors or co-sponsors many conferences and meetings throughout the year. Attending these events is a great way to stay up-to-date with latest advances, hear from leaders from the profession and network with your colleagues. Visit the PES Calendar for further events.

2015 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Latin America (ISGT LA 2015)
5-7 October, 2015, Montevideo, Uruguay
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2015 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Asia (ISGT Asia 2015)
4-6 November, 2015 Bangkok, Thailand
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2015 IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power & Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC 2015)
15-18 November 2015, Brisbane, Australia
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IEEE PES 2016 Joint Technical Committee Meeting (JTCM 2016)
11-14 January 2016, Memphis, TN, USA
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2016 IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition (T&D 2016)
2-5 May, 2016 Dallas, TX, USA
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IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies (ISGT 2016)
13-16 June, 2016, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
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2016 IEEE PES 2016 General Meeting (GM 2016)
17-21 July, 2016, Boston, MA, USA
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13th International Conference on Transmission & Distribution Construction, Operations & Live-Line Maintenance (ESMO 2016)
12-16 September, 2016, Columbus, Ohio, USA
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2016 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition Latin America (T&D LA 2016)
21-23 September 2016, Morelia, Mexico
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IEEE 2016 International Conference on Power Systems Technology (Powercon 2016)
28 September - 1 October, 2016, Wollongong, Australia
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2016 IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power & Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC 2016)
25-28 October, 2016, Xi'an, China
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Presentations From Past Meetings
Notable presentations from PES meetings, including selected panel sessions, plenaries, special technical sessions, focused technical meetings, and other roundtables and forums.

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