The IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES), Industrial Applications Society (IAS) and IEEE Nigeria Section are pleased to announce Call for Papers for the 6th IEEE PowerAfrica 2019 Conference with the theme: “Power Economics and Energy Innovations in Africa” to be held in Nigeria during August 20th -23rd, 2019. IEEE PowerAfrica 2019 is a premier conference providing a forum for research scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present and discuss latest research findings, ideas, and emerging technologies and applications in the area of power systems integrations, business models, technological advances, policies and regulatory frameworks for the African continent. IEEE PowerAfrica 2019 will include keynote addresses and invited presentations by distinguished scientists and engineers within the context of the SPES vis-à-vis Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Date: 20th -23rd August, 2019
Theme: Power Economics and Energy Innovations in Africa
Venue: Shehu Musa Yar’adua Center, Abuja, Nigeria

Paper Submission

The Conference solicits original state-of-the-art contributions as well as review papers. Manuscripts should be at most Six (6) pages maximum in IEEE two-column format and must be submitted in Ms-word 2007 format via the Conference web-site. Please use Microsoft Word template to prepare your manuscript (template available on http://bit.ly/2matQlB). Accepted, peer-reviewed papers may be published in the Conference proceedings. Conference content will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore as well as other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases.

Topics of Interests

Smart Energy Regulation and Policy (SERP)

  • Optimization Techniques, Power Engineering Education, Power market Deregulation
  • Power System Planning, Energy Pricing Policies, and Retail Markets
  • Tariff and Market Design Model
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of Rural/Urban Power Projects
  • Technology requirement and Energy
  • Power Privatization Challenges

Smart Grid Design and Security (SGDS)

  • Smart Grid, Metering Design and Cyber security
  • Materials Research Techniques for Smart grid equipment
  • Renewable Energy/Hybrid Systems and Micro-grid
  • Machine Actuators/Sensor Power systems & Technologies
  • Reliability, Forecasting and Power Flow Analysis
  • Sensor Systems, Signal Processing and Interfaces in Power systems
  • Electrical Vehicular Systems and Nuclear Energy

Smart Technology Application (STA)

  • Grid Integration Technologies – IoT, Cloud Computing and Fog Computing
  • Power Electronics, Sensors, Electric Machines and Motor Drives; Digital Automation
  • Power Stability/Control – Converters/Inverters, Network Harmonics
  • Smart Demand Side Management and Computer Applications
  • Communication and Grid-Security Applications
  • Computational Intelligence in Power systems
  • Fault/Network Diagnosis & Monitoring ,Transportation Electrification, Electric Vehicles


  • Technology requiments for energy access
  • Challenges and opportunities of accessible power
  • Today power for a sustainable future
  • Power factor correction and consumer education in developing country
  • Power revolution policy, Law
  • The energy metering and demand charge
  • Power supply availability and it effectiveness

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Important Dates for Conference Papers

Shehu Musa Yar’adua Center, Abuja, Nigeria
P: +234-803 3246 068
E: info@ieeepowerafrica.org


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Registration Modes

Early Bird Registration

Late Registration


$300 (N108, 000) $350 (N126, 000)


$350 (N126, 000) $400 (N144, 000)

Red. Rate

$100 (N36, 0000) $150 (N54, 000)

Student Members

$100 (N36, 000) $120 (N43, 200)

Student Non-Members

$150 (N54, 000) $200 (N72, 000)


$300 (N108, 000) $350 (N126, 000)

Life Member

$100 (N36, 000) $150 (N54, 000)

Special Tutorial/Workshop Fees

$100 (N36, 000)


$50 (N18, 000)


$200 (N72, 000)


Bank Details

Bank: Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB)
Address: Guaranty Trust Bank PLC Plot 26 Transamadi Industrial Layout, Port Harcourt , Rivers State.
Account Name: Inst of Electrical & Electronics Engineers, Nigeria Section
Account Number (Naira): 0038387576. Sort code: 058215012.
Account Number (Dollar): 0038387583. Swift code: GTBINGLA.


The Venue

2019 IEEE PES/IAS POWER AFRICA CONFERENCE is going to be held in Abuja in Shehu Musa Yar’adua Center in August, 2019. The Conference will last for 4 days from the 20th to the 13rd of August, 2019. The Center is situated 45 minutes from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport which will ease logistic of participant from other part of Africa. The city of Abuja is very peaceful with a lot of attraction that will be of interest to visiting delegates.


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