The advisory board and management of East African Power Industry Convention invites submissions of abstracts for papers and  proposals for panel discussions for the 2013 EAPIC conference to be held from 10 – 11 September 2013 in Nairobi, Kenya. Pre-conference workshops to be held on 09 September 2013, and proposals for these will also be accepted.

Deadline for submissions: 10 February 2013

Some of the themes that lend themselves to exploration include:

  • Generation technology: hydro, geothermal, thermal, combined cycle, decentralised generation, wind and solar
  • Financing of infrastructure: Public private partnerships, IPPs, regional co-operation, project implementation, negotiation of PPA, refit, tariff, determinations
  • Energy efficiency: Energy management,
  • Transmission: Interconnections, switchgear and substations, power pools and energy trading, rural electrification, micro grids, HVDC  technology, high voltage transformers
  • Distribution: Revenue protection, metering, customer services, grid configuration
  • Utility Management: Skills development, maintenance programmes, resource planning

Submit your abstract now and add your voice to the industry’s most important industry gathering! Or visit our website for more information on the call for papers.