The 2014 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting will be held 27-31 July, 2014 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center located in National Harbor, MD – a short water taxi ride across the river from Washington, DC

The theme of the meeting is: Charting the Course to a New Energy Future

Support Opportunities

Manufacturers and service providers may be interested in special opportunities that will raise the company's profile amongst current and potential future customers while supporting the largest gathering of professionals in the electrical power and energy industry in North America.

Full details of the available opportunities can be found here: Support Opportunities (PDF).

Event Program

The program for the 2014 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting is now available here.

A PDF program of the 2014 PES General Meeting is also available for download.

Mobile App 

The mobile app for the 2014 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting is now available for download! Streamline your experience at the 2014 PES General Meeting with instant, easy access to the latest news, updates, speaker schedule, venue map and agenda from the palm of your hand. Plus, you can win official PES merchandise by simply using the app!

Access a full tutorial to learn how you can get the most out of the app. For easy access, download it directly from iTunes or Google Play (compatible with iPhone and Android 4.0 or greater).









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Super Session and Plenary Session Videos are now available online on the IEEE PES Resource Center. View more 2014 IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting Videos.

A PDF program of the 2014 PES General Meeting is also available for download.

Student Program

Student Industry Faculty Luncheon - Keynote Announced!

The keynote address will be given by Donald Niss who serves as the deputy coordinator for President Barack Obama’s Power Africa and Trade Africa Initiative. Based at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Washington, D.C., Mr. Niss oversees efforts based out of Washington for this initiative designed to increase electricity access for over six hundred million Sub Saharan Africans. As Power Africa and Trade Africa’s deputy coordinator, Mr. Niss has played a leading role in marshaling the technological and financial expertise and resources from all of the U.S. Government as well as American private sector partners to meet the objectives associated with this initiative.

Student Industry Faculty Luncheon and Student Job Fair
Wednesday, 30 July, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Employers are urged to support the student program by sponsoring a table at the luncheon and by participating in the student job fair.

Student Poster Session
Tuesday, 29 July, 7:00 – 9:30 am

Student Hotel Support Program

Hotel and Location

Dates:  July 27 -31, 2014

Location:  Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center On The Potomac, National Harbor, MD (Washington, DC Metro Area)

Additional venue information is now available here.


Tutorials offered at the General Meeting cover a range of topics.

- Three half-day tutorials. These include a variety of tutorials covering Microgrids, Electric Vehicle Charging in Distribution, and Smart Grid Data and Analytics.

- Nine full day tutorials encompassing a wide range of topics including Power Quality, Energy Forecasting, Voltage Sourced Converters, Enhancing Smart Grid Benefits, Smart Substations, Synchrophasor Systems, Distribution Overcurrent, Smart Distribution Systems, Middleware/ Cloud Computing/ Distributed Computing.

Tutorials are part of the General Meeting. An additional registration fee is required in addition to the conference fee.

View Detailed Tutorial Descriptions and Schedules

View Tutorial Instructor Bios