• Call for paper for the conference is now closed
  • Acceptance and rejection notification will be sent to authors
  • Keynote Speakers – The organizing committee is receiving confirming responses from some spectacular, world-class, government and industry leaders to share their thoughts, observations and forecasts for the African power industry.
  • Venue and Hotels selected.
  • Full-day tutorial on Micro Grid announced. Join a terrific all-day training on how to design, select equipment, install and operate a small-scale village microgrid taught by an outstanding educator and author on the subject. Details soon


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Welcome to Abuja

The IEEE PES-IAS Power Africa conference 2019 will be held in Abuja the Federal capital city of Nigeria which is located in the centre of the country. The conference will be held from 20th to 23rd of August, 2019 with the theme: “Power Economics and Energy Innovations in Africa”.

The Conference will feature plenary sessions, panel sessions, technical papers, poster session, exhibition and tutorials. Read More

Venue: International Training Institute

Address: No 2, Lasale Street, Maitama, Off Shegari Way, Abuja, Nigeria.

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Plenary and Guest Speakers

Information coming soon.  

Past Conferences

What is Power Africa Conference?

Join IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES), Industrial Applications Society (IAS) and IEEE Nigeria Section for the 6th Annual Power Africa Conference: “Power Economics and Energy Innovations in Africa”. Read More

New this year

  • New Sessions & Tutorials
  • Micro Grid Technologies, Design & Operations
  • Safety of Off-Grid Systems
  • Measuring Social Return on Investment
  • Advancing Rural Electrification
  • Entrepreneurship & Avenues for the Private Sector

Important Dates

  • Conference: 20-23 August, 2019
  • Call for Papers Open: 15 Nov, 2018
  • Call for Papers Closed: 31st March, 2019
  • Acceptance/Rejection Notification: 22nd April, 2019
  • Camera-Ready Submission: 15th May, 2019
  • Early Bird Registration: 20th May, 2019


The full day-2-day conference schedule is coming soon.


As a supporter, you have the opportunity to gain visibility and credibility amongst key players and individuals working in Europe, Asia and Africa Read More.


Sponsors to be announced soon.


Student Program

Information coming soon.

Volunteers Needed

Information coming soon.

Call for Papers

The Call for Papers is now open.
Learn more about submitting a paper


As a supporter, you have the opportunity to gain visibility and credibility amongst key players and individuals working in Europe, Asia and Africa Read More.

IEEE Smart Village

IEEE Smart Village has a unique approach to support the world’s energy-impoverished communities by providing a comprehensive solution combining renewable energy, community-based education, and entrepreneurial opportunities.  IEEE’s global community of Smart Village “Energy Entrepreneurs” will once again gathering at this year’s conference to share lessons learned, advance access to resources, and introduce this IEEE institute wide program to aspiring micro-utility developers.  Learn more about IEEE Smart Village. (provide link to: