Paris Session 2018

Paris, France | August 26–31, 2018

The CIGRE Session provides a unique opportunity to listen to contributions from international senior executives as well as experts and specialists through official presentations, panel discussions, technical meetings and poster sessions. Click here to learn about the 2016 Paris Session.

6 days of Conference, 5 days of Technical Exhibition, 3 floors of exhibition space, more than 242 exhibitors (from 28 countries), more than 91% international attendees (TSOs, utilities and DSOs, international influential decision makers, technology experts)

Call for Papers

Paper Submission Instructions  Paris Call for Papers PDF  Synopses Sample CIGRE Copyright Provisions

Within the framework of the preferential subjects, CIGRE encourages the submission of papers representing all aspects of the electric power system, including, but not limited to: Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Storage and End Use.

The Technical Committee of the U.S. National Committee of CIGRÉ (CIGRÉ USNC) invites U.S. authors to prepare and submit their synopses of proposed papers for this 2018 Session to USNC Technical Committee Chairman John D. McDonald ( by Friday, April 28, 2017.

The synopsis of a proposed paper must be at least 500 words. Synopses of less than 500 words are not acceptable. Synopses must be prepared in the CIGRÉ format.

April 28, 2017 | paper synopses due

  October 12, 2017 | notification of acceptance

December 1, 2017 | completed manuscripts due