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Registration for the 2019 IEEE PES General Meeting is now open. Please click here to register.

2019 GM Advance Program

The 2019 GM Advance Program is now available. Please note session dates & times are subject to change, so check back often.

Welcome Reception

The Welcome Reception will take place at the Georgia Aquarium on Sunday evening August 4, 2019, 6:30-9:30 pm.

PLEASE NOTE: For security purposes, you MUST bring your conference badge to attend the Welcome Reception at the off site location. If you forget to bring your badge with you, you will be able to purchase a temporary badge, which will allow you access into the Welcome Reception only. There will be a nominal fee of $5 charged, which will be donated to the IEEE Foundation. Thank you.

Welcome to Atlanta

The 2019 IEEE PES General Meeting will be held August 4-8, 2019, in Atlanta, GA, USA.

IEEE does not have a housing authority for the conference. All reservations should be made by attendees directly with the hotel at the link or phone number provided below. Reservations made by unaffiliated organizations may appear to have lower rates, however they may be illegitimate, not have the rooms to sell, have unreasonable cancellation or change penalties, or be completely non-refundable. Please be aware of, and report any unauthorized solicitation to

Venue, accommodations and travel information is now available

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WiP Networking Breakfast

Join us on Tuesday for a networking breakfast session led by powerful leaders who are committed to a more gender-diverse industry. Click here for more information.

Student Program

On Wednesday, August 7th from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., employers are urged to support the student program by sponsoring a table at the luncheon and by participating in the student job fair.

Learn details and requirements for this year's Student Industry Faculty Luncheon and Student Job Fair.

2019 GM Student Support Program and Poster Contest

The 2019 IEEE PES General Meeting organizing committee and the student activities subcommittee of IEEE PES Power and Energy Education Committee are happy to announce that there will be both a Student Support Program and a Student Poster Contest at the 2019 PES GM in Atlanta, GA, USA, August 4-8, 2019. The poster session is scheduled on Tuesday, August 6 from 7:30 AM-9:30 AM along with attendee breakfast. In addition, the student program will include a Collegiate/Industry/Faculty Luncheon on Wednesday, August 7, from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM followed by a job fair. Student poster contest winners will be announced at the luncheon for undergraduate and graduate student categories. Undergraduate students are encouraged to submit abstracts pertaining to research and/or senior design projects. The deadline for poster abstract submission is April 19, 2019 (5 P.M. USA Eastern Standard Time).

There will also be a Student Housing Support Program. Please note that the deadline for the application for student housing and faculty/supervisor recommendations is April 19th 2019, 5:00 PM EST, USA. The online submission process for the poster session and housing support is located here.

Please note that conference registration to the 2019 PES GM is required for student housing applications and submission of poster abstracts.

Click here for additional information regarding the Student Support Program and Student Poster Contest.

Past Conferences

Panel Session Listing

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Call for Papers

Decisions have been rendered. Email notifications have been sent.

Volunteers Needed

Over 200 volunteers are needed to perform a wide range of roles, including welcoming, directing people, assisting with sessions and coordinating. Volunteer shifts are in blocks with a minimum of 4 hours, and volunteers will earn an hour of meeting attendance, excluding paid events such as the tutorials, dinners or receptions, for every hour of volunteer time. Lunch or dinner will be provided for volunteers taking two shifts back to back. Learn more.

Click here to go to the online volunteer sign-up website!

If you have any questions, or would like to be notified as soon as the Volunteer Schedule is posted, please contact

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 will be available soon.

Download the 2019 IEEE PES GM Media Kit


Host Utility

Georgia Power

Platinum Supporter

Silver Supporter

Burns McDonnell

RTDS Technologies



Mobile App Information

Download the PES GM 2019 Mobile App!

2019 IEEE PES General Meeting App

Use the IEEE PES General Meeting Mobile app to access all the information you need on what’s happening each day of the GM, including:

  • Access the full conference program with dates, times and locations of all meetings and sessions
  • Get up-to-date information on awards, presentations and receptions


  • Click on the link and download the YourEvent by Zerista app (Zerista is our vendor for the mobile app).
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Contact Us

Please email any questions or concerns about the PES General Meeting to IEEE PES GM Information.

Bronze Supporter

Mitsubishi Electric

National Grid


Sargent & Lundy




Energy Exemplar

ISO - New England