Hes-so Valais

Call for papers

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the international workshop and conference on

Future Electric Power Systems and the Energy Transition

to be held in the beautiful ski resort of Champéry, Switzerland in early February 2019. This event is organized by the School of Engineering of Valais and the Automatic Control Laboratoy of the Swiss Institute of Technology in Zürich. The workshop gathers a panel of speakers and an audience of international experts in the field of electric power systems to identify current and future challenges, as well as opportunities facing electric power systems in the context of the energy transition.

Sessions will consist of both invited and contributed talks. Regular participants will be given the opportunity to present their results in a poster session and/or in oral communications. During the registration process, participants can select to either make an oral presentation or a poster presentation.

The conference will start with a welcome reception in the late afternoon of Feb 3. Sessions will begin on Monday morning, Feb 4. Champéry is a ski resort located in the Swiss alps. It is easily reachable from Geneva airport by car (ca. 2h) or by public transportation (train; ca. 2h 30 mins). More detailed informations on the conference are available on www.hevs.ch/epowersystems, where you are welcome to register for the conference until November 30, 2018. The conference admission fee is 400.- CHF for academic participants and 800.- CHF for industrial participants. Limited funds may be available for younger researchers upon request, to cover part of their travel expenses.We hope very much that you will accept this invitation. Should you decide to do so, we ask you to complete the registration form on www.hevs.ch/epowersystems.

Do not hesitate to contact us at info.isi[at]hevs.ch should you need further information.