The Seventh Annual IEEE PES/IAS PowerAfrica Conference (PAC 2020) will be held in Nairobi, Kenya from August 25 to August 28, 2020. PowerAfrica is co-sponsored by the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) and Industrial Applications Society (IAS). PowerAfrica 2020 is a premier conference providing a forum for research scientists, engineers, and practitioners to present and discuss latest research findings, ideas, and emerging technologies and applications in the area of power systems integrations, business models, technological advances, policies and regulatory frameworks for the African continent. The conference will feature keynote addresses and invited presentations by distinguished scientists and engineers.

Paper Submission

The Conference solicits original state-of-the-art contributions as well as review papers. Manuscripts should be at most Five (5) pages maximum in IEEE two-column format and must be submitted in PDF format via the Conference web-site. Accepted, peer-reviewed papers may be published in the Conference proceedings. Please note all papers MUST be presented at the conference in order to be included in IEEE Xplore.  If you do not present your paper at the conference, it will not be posted to Xplore however it will be an IEEE copyrighted and published paper as it will be in the conference proceedings.


Important Dates for Conference Papers

  • Conference Date: August 25th-28th, 2020
  • Call for Papers Open: 14th November, 2019
  • Paper Submission Deadline: 22nd February, 2020 6th March, 2020
  • Acceptance/Rejection Notification: 3rd May, 2020
  • Camera-Ready Submission: 31st May, 2020
  • Early Bird Registration: 15th June, 2020