2020 IEEE PES General Meeting

IEEE PES General Meeting and CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

2020 PES General Meeting – Going Virtual

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The Virtual Program is currently being developed and will be available soon.


The 2020 IEEE PES General Meeting will be a virtual event from 2 - 6 August 2020. This material will be available until 28 August. Many of the sessions will focus on how Big Data, Machine Learning, and Electric Transportation are Transforming the Grid.

Learn more about the Virtual PES General meeting format here

Past Conferences

Future Conferences

  • July 25 - 29, 2021 - Washington, DC, US
  • July 17 - 21, 2022 - Denver, Colorado, US

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

Super Session Details

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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 are available now.

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Student Program

On Wednesday, August 5th 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.

2020 IEEE PES GM Virtual Student Poster Session and Contest

The 2020 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 a Virtual Student Poster Session and Contest.The IEEE PES General Meeting 2020 has now transitioned to a fully virtual formatStudents will still be able to present their work and highlight their research accomplishments in the virtual Student Poster Session and Contest! Information in regards to the exact format of the Student Poster Session will be sent out at a later date.

Undergraduate students are encouraged to submit abstracts pertaining to research and/or senior design projects. The deadline for poster abstract submission is May 15th.

Click Here for additional information regarding the Student Poster Session and Contest.

Please Note: Because of these uncertain times, the requirement to be registered for the conference in order to submit an application to the student program is being waved. However, students will need to be registered for the 2020 PES GM in order to participate in the program.