Manchester Energy and Electrical Power Systems (MEEPS) Workshop 2019

A Journey Towards a Future Power Grid

Location: Manchester Meeting Place, North Campus, The University of Manchester, M1 3AL

Date: 1st November 2019                                                                                             

Time: 9:00-17:30


Call for Abstracts:

The aim of this conference-style workshop is to provide a platform for researchers and young professionals in Power and Energy Sector to showcase their work.

Only abstract submission is required in MEEPS. It can be the work that is already published or to be published in future conferences/journals. If the abstract is accepted, the author will be scheduled in either oral or poster presentation during the conference.

The conference welcome contributions in all topics related to power & energy, including (not limited to):

Operation, Planning and Analysis of Future Energy Networks

  • Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • Multi-energy Network Integration
  • Modelling, Analysis and Operation of Future Power Grids
  • Power System Dynamics, Stability, Reliability and Resilience
  • Wide area Monitoring, Protection and Control
  • Cyber and Physical Security
  • Smart Building/District and Energy Management System
  • Machine learning and Big Data Analytics in Future Power Systems


Advanced Technologies Applications

  • Advanced Electrical Machines and Power Electronic Converters
  • Condition Monitoring and Lifetime Assessment Techniques
  • Measurements and Diagnostic Techniques in High Voltage Equipment
  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)
  • Digital Substations: Protection Aspects, Ethernet Communication Architectures and Time Synchronisation
  • Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation
  • Evolving Technologies for Power System Protection


Please download the abstract template Here

Abstract submission form to be sent to

(Authors will have chance to participate in ‘Research for Industry’ award; winner will be awarded with £100.00)


Important Dates:

6 October 2019      11:59 pm    Abstract Submission Deadline

18 October 2019   11:59 pm    Notification of Acceptance

27 October 2019   11:59 pm    Presentation and Poster Submission Deadline

(The time is the local time of United Kingdom.)


For Registration please use e-store

£30.00 – Early bird rate until 30th September

£35.00 – Standard rate from 1st October to 1st November


Invited Speakers:

Opening Address:

Dr Charlotte Higgins, Network and Innovation Team Co-Lead at TNEI Services

Key Note Talk #1: 

The times they are a-changin’

Greg Dujon, Head of Network Strategy & Transformation at EA Technology

Key Note Talk #2: 

Grid Integration Strategies for an Energy System of the Future

Esther Hwang, lead electrical engineer at Faraday Grid



Provisional program is available here.



£150 for Best Oral Presentation                                                                             

£100 for Best Poster Presentation

£100 for the Faraday Grid Award for Research for Industry



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Any queries regarding this year’s MEEPS please contact

Past Events:

MEEPS 2018    (Photo Gallery)

MEEPS 2017    (Photo Gallery)