Integrating Buildings with the Smart Grid

Organizing Sponsor:

Darnell Group

Media Sponsors:



Call for Papers - Deadline Extended

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Submissions sought for:

Types of Presentations:

  1. Case Studies/Industry Examples: outstanding examples of recent applications of dc power distribution or hybrid ac and dc power distribution or dc microgrids in commercial, industrial, government, and residential buildings, or in critical facilities such as data centers, including field tests and full production systems.
  2. Implementation and Operational Process: return on investment scenarios and analysis of benefits for implementation of new and improved DC power distribution technologies, with special focus on the role of power electronics; directions and developments in utility interface and integration; needed and/or anticipated changes in regulatory environments.
  3. Technology Developments: projections and forecasts for changes in core power electronic technologies, including new designs/implementations, new applications and new methods for implementing solutions.

Key Dates:

Proposals are due: November 2, 2012

Acceptance notification: November 6, 2012

Final Paper due: November 16, 2012

Conference dates: December 4-5, 2012

Submission Guidelines:

By submitting a paper proposal or abstract for this event, you acknowledge that you will pay a registration fee to attend the conference and present the paper. For specific information about the fees for speakers, you can email (Note: email address has been corrected).

Note: Abstract of proposed presentation will be accepted only electronically by email. Send your proposal as an attachment to your email to Traci Shepard (Note: email address has been corrected).

The Proposal:

Each proposal should be a maximum of 1,000 words and include:

Presentation Format Options:

Presenter's Profile:

Deadline for Proposals: November 2, 2012, 2012

Notification and Acceptance Requirements:

Notification of acceptance will be announced on or before November 6, 2012.

Acceptance will not be complete until at least one of the authors has registered to attend the conference and present the paper.

Final Paper/Presentation Submission:

The formal paper will be included in the proceedings and consist of a maximum of six pages in a two-column format, or a maximum of 24 pages of PowerPoint slides (one slide per page).

Deadline for Final Submissions: November 16th, 2012

Note: Final paper submissions will be accepted only electronically by email. Send your paper as an attachment to your email to Traci Shepard.