Call for Papers

Papers of quality are invited to present original work or practical experiences relating, but not restricted, to the topics below. APSCOM2022 conference papers will be published on the IET Digital Library and IEEE Xplore, and indexed in IET Inspec, Ei Compendex and Scopus.

Special Issue in IET Smart Grid

IET Smart Grid is collaborating with the IET Hong Kong Team to publish a special issue of selected extended papers from The 12th IET International Conference on Advances in Power System Control, Operation and Management (APSCOM 2022).

Conference papers with high quality will be invited for an extension of the work for consideration in the dedicated IET Smart Grid special issue. Please note that this special issue is also open for unsolicited submissions.


Management and PlanningOperation and ControlEnd User ManagementSmart Grid TechnologyElectric Power Market
  • T&D Asset Management

  • Architectures and models for Smart Grid

  • Design and application of modern generation, transmission and distribution equipment

  • Active Distribution Network & Micro-grid

  • Grid Optimization

  • Demand Dispatch

  • Distributed energy resources (DER) & Combined Heat and Power (CHP)

  • Power to Gas & Hydrogen

  • Renewable energy systems and sustainable development initiatives

  • Energy storage facilities

  • Asset condition monitoring

  • Operation & Maintenance strategies

  • Carbon Neutrality/Net Zero planning and strategies
  • Economic and optimal operation

  • Self-healing capability & system resilience

  • Stability and control of power electronics dominated grid

  • Distribution Automation

  • Interconnection of renewable energy systems and electric vehicles with Smart Grid

  • Power quality & reliability

  • Operation & control of AC/DC grid

  • Transmission and Distribution Coordination

  • Decentralized & Distributed Control and Operation
  • Building energy management systems & automation

  • Demand side management & smart loads

  • Demand response & dynamic pricing

  • Energy efficiency and conversation initiatives

  • Application of electric vehicles and associated charging infrastructure

  • Smart home application and end use data analytics
  • Internet of Things (IoTs)

  • Communication protocol & 5G

  • Standardization, Interoperability and Co-existence & Regulation

  • Big data management and mining

  • Renewable and demand forecasting

  • Cyber physical power system and cyber security

  • SCADA/EMS/DMS and information systems

  • Phasor Measurement Unit (PMU) & Smart Meter

  • Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)

  • Home area network

  • Power conversion technologies

  • Long life-time power electronic systems

  • Energy Internet

  • Integrated Energy Systems

  • Carbon Capture and Storage

  • EV Load Management and V2G technology
  • Power market restructuring

  • Independent power producer & Distributed and embedded generation

  • Smart grid and power market interactions

  • Peer to peer energy trading and prosumer

  • Energy and ancillary service market

  • Carbon trading market

  • Feed-in Tariff (FIT) and Renewable Energy Certificate (REC)

Key Dates

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts30 July 2022 15 August 2022
Notification of Provisional Acceptance15 August 2022 30 August 2022
Deadline for submission of Final Paper15 August 2022 15 September 2022
Notification of final acceptance15 September 2022 1 October 2022

Abstracts and Final Papers are to be submitted in electronic format through the following page:

Call for Paper is now closed.  Please login Easychair to make your final paper submission.

To add your final paper, please login Easychair, locate your paper, and click ‘Add File’ button on the top right corner.

The following data entries are mandatory for the submission of an Abstract to the web-site:

  • Title of the paper
  • Authors and Co-authors each with name, affiliation, email address
  • Contact e-mail address and telephone of the principal author
  • Abstract in text form (300 to 400 words) (no graphics or formula)
  • Up to 4 keywords
  • Related conference topic

Final paper shall be in PDF format, ready for printing on paper of A4 size (21cm x 29.7cm) with margins of not less than 2.5cm from all edges and in double-column, with a maximum of 6 pages.

All Abstracts and Final Papers will be reviewed by the Technical Program Committee.   Acceptance will be individually informed through email.

Accepted papers shall be presented by at least one of the authors who must have paid the registration fee.  Each registered author can present up to three papers.  If the author would like to present more than three papers, and extra 15% of the full registration fee will be charged for each of the additional paper.  All accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings.

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To encourage students to present their research work, three Best Student Award will be presented in APSCOM 2022.  Each winner will receive HK$1,000 together with a certificate.  For a paper to qualify for the award, an author must be the first author and the presenter of the paper.