If the COVID-19 situation allows, the conference will be held in person. Virtual sessions will be organized for those participants having travel issues or willing to present their papers virtually.

We will keep monitoring official recommendations and guidelines, and will take all necessary measures during the event to ensure the safety and well-being of all participants.

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Welcome to IEEE PES ISGT EUROPE 2021

The IEEE PES ISGT Europe 2021 (ISGT Europe 2021) is organized by IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) and Aalto University, in Espoo, Finland, on 18-21 October 2021. This year’s conference theme is “Smart Grids: Toward a Carbon-free Future”.

ISGT Europe 2021 will feature keynotes, plenary sessions, panels, industry exhibits, paper and poster presentations by worldwide experts on the smart grid and related technologies. Researchers, practitioners and students worldwide are invited to submit papers for consideration to be presented at the conference and to discuss the latest trends and emerging and innovative technologies for grid modernization.

The IEEE PES ISGT Europe conference is one of the two IEEE PES flagship conferences organized in Europe and has established a strong reputation in the last years. It focuses on industrial and manufacturing theory and applications for the wide use of information and communication technologies and integrated renewable and distributed energy resources on the electric grid.

Past editions of IEEE PES ISGT Europe: