1 1 1 0

Chengdu Symposium 2019

CIGRE International Symposium Chengdu, China, September 20-25, 2019. Deadline of paper synopsis extended to 8th January 2019.


Towards active, sustainable digital networks that are resilient and integrated from UHV to distribution



PS1 - Planning for a future sustainable

  • Global experience and economics of major interconnections
  • Transmission and distribution grid planning scenarios for de-carbonisation scenarios
  • Managing grid congestion
  • Planning for electrification of heating, cooling and transport applications and uncertain load shape
  • Metropolitan network planning methods
  • Evolving DC network options for different voltage levels
  • Planning of wide-area protection and automation


PS2 - Integrating distributed energy resources to build a sustainable future and integrating renewable

  • Distributed renewable and dispersed energy solutions, application and integration
  • Microgrid solutions, application and integration
  • Designing the grid of the future in a more sustainable environment
  • Experience with total life cycle asset management across all voltage levels
  • Impacts of distributed energy resources on protection and automation
  • Using asset analytics tools to improve asset management


PS3 - Technology solutions for a future sustainable power system

  • Smarter substation technologies and applications
  • Distribution substations and new technologies
  • Smart communications, protection and automation
  • Cyber-security in the future network
  • Global experience and prospects for UHV and superconducting cables
  • Digital substations and the Internet of Things (IOT)
  • Load control (both direct and indirect), demand integration, customer flexibility and storage technologies



  • Receipt of synopsis: 8th January 2019 (NEW)
  • Notification of acceptance: 25th January 2019 (NEW)
  • Receipt of full paper: 30th June



  • B3: Substations and electrical installations (lead)
  • C6: Distribution Systems and Dispersed (lead)
  • C1: System Development and Economics
  • C3: System Environment Performance
  • B5: Protection and Automation
  • D2: Information Systems and Telecommunication



Chengdu Symposium 2019


CIGRE Chengdu 2019 Symposium will be held at Charming Yield Nature Nook Hotel (CYNN Hotel)Address: No. 69 KehuaNorth Road, WuhouDistrict, Chengdu, ChinaTel: 0086-28-85589999

Located at the intersection between 1st Ring Road and North KehuaRoad of Chengdu, CYNN Hotel is China’s first Han & Tang Dynasty Culture-themed hotel, 20 minutes' drive from ShuangliuAirport and 15 minutes from the railway station. The hotel is also convenient to major area attractions and downtown shopping plazas.



Website of the Symposium: http://www.cigre2019-chengdu.org/


Documents Type
download document Call for papers PDF
download document Chengdu Symposia 2019 PDF

download document Full paper template

download document Presentation template (PPT) for Chengdu Symposium-(A) PPT
download document Presentation template (PPT) for Chengdu Symposium-(B) PPT





Welcome to the world of CIGRE

Welcome to the world of CIGRE


Welcome to the world of CIGRE

Introducing the authoritative source

CIGRE authoritative source of power system technical reference information