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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.

2014 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Europe (ISGT Europe 2014)
12-15 October, 2014, Istanbul, Turkey
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IEEE PES 2014 General Meeting
27-31 July 2014, Washington, D.C. (Metro Area), USA
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2014 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Asia (ISGT Asia 2014)
20-23 May 2014, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2014 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Conference & Exposition
14-17 April 2014, Chicago, USA
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2014 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference (ISGT 2014)
19-22 February 2014, Washington, D.C., USA
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IEEE PES 2014 Joint Technical Committee Meeting (JTCM 2014)
12-16 January, 2014, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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2013 IEEE PES Asia-Pacific Power & Energy Engineering Conference (APPEEC 2013)
8-11 December, Knowloon, Hong Kong
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2013 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies Conference Asia (ISGT Asia 2013)
10-13 November 2013, Bangalore, India
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IEEE PES 2013 General Meeting
21-25 July 2013, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Sister Society Meetings and Conferences

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

Powerful Meetings Brochure (PDF) Updated in October 2013

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March/April PES Magazine

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Europe Lights the Way

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