Call for Papers

We are delighted to invite you to submit your full paper to the International Universities Power Engineering Conference (UPEC2024), which is coming back to Cardiff on the 2-6 September 2024. Cardiff University will be hosting UPEC2024 in the historic Main Buildings, and the social events will take place at historical and cultural venues, including Cardiff Castle and the National Museum of Wales. The central location of Cardiff University allows delegates to stay in Cardiff City Centre either in hotels or University accommodation.

Please note the submission deadline is set to 25 March 2024.


Paper submission

Full papers, of six (6) pages maximum length, must be prepared in accordance with the IEEE PES Conference Paper guidelines, here. A template for the paper can be downloaded here.

In order to submit your paper you will need to be registered on the CMT system. Once you have been registered you can log in and submit your paper.

Submission of full papers will be through the CMT submission system, here.

Net Zero, Energy Transition and Sustainable e-Transition

Environmental Impacts and Targets

Electric Vehicles and e-Mobility

Continuity of Supply, Reliability and Resilience

Power System Economics and Electricity Markets

Power System Modelling and Analysis

Power System Operations and Control

Power System Optimisation and Planning

Power System Protection

Load and Generation Forecasting

Demand Side Management, Flexibility and Demand Response

Smart Grids, Renewable Energy Systems and Distributed Generation

Energy Storage, and Multi-Energy Systems and Networks

Active Distribution Networks

ICT, Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Applied to Power Systems

Power Quality

Electrical Building Services

Advanced Metering Infrastructures

Substation and Distribution Systems

Transient analysis and EMTP modelling

Condition Monitoring and Diagnostics

High Voltage Engineering

HVDC, FACTS and Power Electronics

Electrical Machines and Drives, and Magnetic Materials for Energy

Power Engineering Education

Key Dates

Full papers submission deadline: 25th March

Paper acceptance: 30th April (we aim to release early acceptance decisions for those enquiring support for funding and visa applications)

Registration: opens in April

Early bird registration until: 28th June