Scope and Objectives


PIICON-2018 being organized under the aegis of IEEE PES-IAS Delhi chapter as well as IEEE PELS-IES Chapter Delhi Section in collaboration with National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra. This conference (PIICON) is a premier forum for presenting advances in power system and application of power electronics in power system area. The biennial conference focuses on discussing innovations in power system planning, power system operation and control, various issues in power electronics, and its applications in drives, electric traction, smart grid, HVDC, FACTS, solid state devices, and its switching techniques, microwave and mille-meter wave technology etc.


PIICON has been previously organized in the year 2004, 2006, 2008,2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016.In view of the changing scenario under restructured power system, drives and transportation, PIICON 2018, with the theme “Planning Operation and Control of Futuristic Power Systems” will provide a remarkable environment to germinate innovative ideas in resolving the existing issues and ensuring smooth transition in the power system operations. The conference will feature various plenary talks, panel discussions and paper presentations on state of the art technologies in power systems. The emphasis will be on peer-reviewed papers with high technical quality. The conference also provides an opportunity for software/hardware vendors as well as publishers to display their products.