Paris Session 2018 ||


The CIGRE Session provides a unique opportunity to listen to contributions from international senior executives as well as experts and specialists through official presentations, panel discussions, technical meetings and poster sessions.
6 days of Conference
5 days of Technical Exhibition
3 floors of exhibition space
More than 242 exhibitors (from 28 countries)
More than 91% international attendees
(TSOs, utilities and DSOs, international influential decision makers, technology experts)



Big names in the industry have chosen CIGRE Session to launch key products. Journalists from 15 different countries are coming to cover this unique event.


Call for Papers

Within the framework of the preferential subjects, CIGRE encourages the submission of papers representing all aspects of the electric power system, including, but not limited to: Generation, Transmission, Distribution, Storage and End Use.

The Technical Committee of the U.S. National Committee of CIGRÉ (CIGRÉ USNC) invites U.S. authors to prepare and submit their synopses of proposed papers for this 2018 Session to USNC Technical Committee Chairman John D. McDonald ( by Friday, April 28, 2017.

The synopsis of a proposed paper must be at least 500 words. Synopses of less than 500 words are not acceptable. Synopses must be prepared in the CIGRÉ format. Download complete paper submission instructions.

  • April 28, 2017 |
  • October 12, 2017 |
  • December 1, 2017 |
  • paper synopses due
  • notification of acceptance
  • completed manuscripts due