About the Workshop

Workshop Topics

  • Renewable energy resources, current status and future prospects
  • Integration of large, utility-scale renewable energy into the smart grid
  • Integration of energy storage into the smart grid
  • Power electronics in smart electric system
  • Electric vehicle integration into the smart grid
  • Smart grids communications architectures and solutions
  • Demand response and demand management
  • Energy optimization and dynamic trading
  • Advanced metering infrastructure
  • Smart grid security
  • Economic models, price management and domestic energy market interactions
  • Privacy and cyber-security in energy trading
  • Standardization in smart grids
  • Power line communications

Technical Tracks

  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Energy Storage Systems
  • Smart Grids
  • Power Electronics for Renewable Energy Systems


The workshop will be in the form of open discussion based on

  • Tutorial sessions by invited experts
  • Focus group sessions by invited experts
  • Posters by smart grid authors
  • Input and comments by participants