Meetings and events
The IEC promotes the use of electronic tools whenever possible to advance day-to-day as well as technical work and also organizes many face-to-face meetings. It also endorses some specific partner events
IEC General Meetings
84th IEC General meeting
9 - 20 November, Online only
The 84th IEC General Meeting will be held virtually from 9 to 20 November 2020. A detailed list of all virtual meetings can be found on the General Meeting website.
Upcoming events & meetings
The IEC promotes the use of electronic tools wherever possible to advance day-to-day and technical work, and generally also organizes many face-to-face meetings, workshops and events.
IEC Meetings
For registered member only
IEC 61850 USA 2021
27 January 2021, Virtual Conference
Driving the large-scale deployment of IEC 61850 across the smart grid
Mini-grids of the future: renewables innovation and resiliency
09 February, Webinar
The webinar will feature IRENA’s report Quality Infrastructure for Smart Mini-Grids. It will discuss how renewable mini-grids can be key providers of electricity access in remote areas and islands.
Advanced Metering Infrastructure 2021
24 February 2021, Virtual Conference
Providing the roadmap for achieving 100% smart meter coverage, fostering standardisation in the industry and scaling up your AMI related data analytics
NextGen SCADA 2021
24-25 March 2021, Virtual Conference
Developing advanced SCADA, EMS and DMS infrastructure to deliver intelligent monitoring and control of the evolving energy system
2021 Virtual Joint IEEE Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility and Signal & Power Integrity, and EMC Europe
27 July – 13 August, Virtual Event
2021 Virtual Joint IEEE International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, Signal & Power Integrity, and EMC Europe, originally planned for Glasgow, Scotland, UK, 27 July-13 August 2021 (note that the May 2021 Raleigh EMC Conference has been combined with this one). This is a combined conf More... erence with EMC Europe and the EMC topics covered include standards, measurement techniques and test procedures, instrumentation, equipment and systems characteristics, interference control techniques and components, education, computational analysis, and spectrum management, along with scientific, technical, industrial, professional or other activities that contribute to this field.
2021 - The 34th URSI General Assembly and Scientific Symposium
28 August -04 September, Rome (May become virtual event)
The GASS of URSI (Union Radio Scientifique Internationale) are held at intervals of three years to review current research trends, present new discoveries and make plans for the future research and special projects in all areas of radio science. The scientific programme will be organized around More... the ten URSI Commissions and will comprise oral sessions, poster sessions, plenary and public lectures, and tutorials, with both invited and contributed papers. In addition, there will be workshops, short courses, special programmes for young scientists, a student paper competition, programmes for accompanying persons, and an industrial exhibition. More than 1,500 scientists from more than 50 countries are expected to participate. Note that URSI Commission E covers the topic of EMC.
2021 Asia-Pacific International EMC Symposium
27-30 Septembre, Nusa Dua, Bali
A full symposium and exhibition is planned covering all EMC topics. APEMC aims to share advances in all aspects of research conducted into EMC and to respond to the latest requirements by networking with the international EMC community. The symposium invites all engaged in the latest research and de More... velopment of the various fields of EMC to participate in the APEMC 2021 symposium.
85th IEC General meeting
3-7 October 2021, Dubai
Joint European and Asian Electromagnetics Conference (EUROEM/ASIAEM) 2022
Abu Dhabi, UAE in early 2022
This (normally) annual conference covers high power electromagnetics (HPEM) technology including the response of electronics to intense EM fields. The EUREOM Conference was originally scheduled for Hamburg, Germany in August 2020, but due to COVID-19 was cancelled. It was decided to combine the or More... ganization of the next ASIAEM 2021 Conference with the cancelled EUROEM Conference. Website link not yet available.