IEEE PES 2020 Call For Tutorials


Please complete the following Call for Tutorials Application for consideration of your tutorial for one of the following IEEE PES 2020 North American conferences: ISGT, T&D, and/or GM. Click Here for the Call for Tutorials Application Form

Next Step: Submit your completed application using the application portal by clicking here: 2020 Conference Tutorial Proposal Application Submission  Note: You will need to complete the questions in the portal and upload your tutorial application before submitting. 

Your tutorial submission to the Power & Energy Society’s Selection and Quality Control Committee of the Education New Product Development Committee and the PES Technical Council will be reviewed for consideration.

Note: ISGT 2020 will be held in Washington DC in February, T&D 2020 will be held in Chicago, IL in April, and GM 2020 will be held in Montreal, Canada, in August.


The proposed tutorial:

  • Length must be half day (4 hours) or full day (8 hours).
  • Tutorial organizer MUST first have the tutorial technically approved by the relevant PES Technical Committee. Approval by a PES Technical Committee is a requirement. Any tutorials submitted without the approval of a PES Technical Committee will not be considered.

The following information must be included:

  • Title of tutorial.
  • Abstract/description of approximately 150 words.
  • Target Audience.
  • Prerequisites.
  • Learning Objectives.
  • Course Outline denoting Topics and timeframes for each topic. An eight-hour tutorial should allow for at least 7.5 hours excluding break.
  • Instructor names and biographies (approximately 125 words).
  • Email addresses of organizer and all instructors.

Presenter(s) agrees to:

  • Use the PES template. Presenter information and company logo may be on first and last slide only.
  • Permit PDF version of slides printed 2 per page to be distributed to registrants.
  • Provide signed copy of profit sharing agreement, W-8/W-9. If W-8, please provide banking information so that a wire transfer can be made.

Important Dates:

  • Proposal Submissions Due: August 31, 2019
  • Final Decision Date: October – December 2019
  • ISGT Draft Powerpoint Due December 6, 2019; Final PowerPoint due January 6, 2020
  • T&D Draft PowerPoint Due January 27, 2020, Final PowerPoint Due March 2, 2020
  • GM Draft PowerPoint Due May 4, 2019; Final PowerPoint due June 22, 2020