The CIGRE Biennial Session, is held in Paris, France in even number years, bringing together some 3,500 international experts and other decision-makers from the electrical power industry. Around 400 papers, focused on the association’s 16 fields of activities, are discussed.

CIGRE Session 45 gallery

Since 1994 this prestigious event has been complemented with a Technical Exhibition held in the same premises. The week-long exhibition offers the opportunity to all visitors, including delegates, to discover new services, tools, equipment and materials as well as the most advanced technologies in the field of power systems.

An event designed to meet the expectations of each and everyone through
  • A week-long Technical Programme
  • A week-long Technical Exhibition
  • A unique opportunity to interact with 6600 trade visitors, CIGRE Experts and decision-makers from the worldwide Power Industry.

More information regarding the Session 2016: click here


2016 Session Papers are available

for duly registered delegates only

Session 2014

 August 24-29, 2014

Session 45 documents: download (for duly registered Delegates only)

Session 2012

August 26 to 31, 2012

Paris, France (Palais des Congrès)

Session 2010

August 22 to 27, 2010

Paris, France (Palais des Congrès)