PES TnD 2018
Denver, CO 16-19 April 2018
Student Support Program Deadline - 7th February 2018
Application portal is now closed!!!
The IEEE PES TnD 2018 organizing committee and the PES Power
Engineering Education Committee are happy to announce that there will
be both a Student Support Program and a Student Poster Contest at the
2018 TnD in Denver, CO. More information on other activities
for students will be posted on the TnD
TnD 2018, we will offer free hotel accommodation to a limited
number of students who apply for this support. In case the number of
applicants exceeds the number of students we are able to accommodate,
there will be prioritization based on a) PES student membership and
student participation (e.g. holding leadership positions in PES Student
Branch Chapter (b) student status, i.e. undergrad/MS/PhD student ---
undergraduates receive higher priority and are encouraged to present
capstone design projects on power and energy area in the poster
session; (c) whether a student is submitting a poster in the student
poster contest or has an accepted technical paper; (d) timely
application; (e) merit of application; (f) support provided by the
student's advisor, (g) previous participation in PEEC sponsored
programs; and, (h) number of accepted applicants from any given
university. Women, minorities and undergraduates are especially
encouraged to apply. Late or incomplete applications will not be
In order to be selected for free accommodation it is not essential to
have a technical paper accepted at the Conference, or to enter in the
Student Poster Contest, but in the event that there are more student
applicants than we can support, the applications will be prioritized on
the above criteria for support.
We plan to notify
students of acceptance into this program by 20th Feb 2018.
Please note that no funds will be available from PEEC to help with
Note you MUST register for the TnD 2018
and receive support from PEEC, you must be a current student member of
Applications for the student support program must be completed using
Faculty/Supervisors/Sponsors can recommend their students using this on-line recommendation form.
The deadline for
applying for the
student support program and faculty/supervisors/sponsors recommendation
submission is February 7th, 2018 (5 P.M. USA Eastern Standard Time).
invited to submit a 1 page (strict limit) abstract according to the PES
template for conference submission. The abstracts are to be
submitted online at: abstract upload site.
for the Student Poster Contest. Posters should be no more than 42"
vertical by 46" horizontal and should be presented during poster
session. There is no requirement for the student to submit the poster
prior to the Poster Contest.
The deadline for
poster abstract submission is February 7th, 2018 (5 P.M. USA Eastern
We look forward to your participation. Feel free to contact Dr. Aaron
St. Leger or Dr. Valentina Cecchi
if you have any questions.
IEEE-PES Student Meetings Subcommittee
Dr. Aaron St.
Dr. Valentina Cecchi,