Call for Papers

The 5th International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm 2014) will provide a forum to discuss all aspects that are relevant to smart grid communication and information technologies. It will bring together researchers and pratictioners from academia, industry, and government institutions, with backgrounds in communication, energy, control, signal processing, and information systems to exchanges ideas, explore enabling technologies, discuss innovative designs, and share field trial experiences and lessons learned.

Prospective authors are invited to submit original contributions (standard two column IEEE format, up to six pages) to EDAS (under the symposium tracks of "SmartGridComm 2014" - click here) on all aspects of of smart grid communications covered by the symposia below:

  1. Communications and Networks to Enable the Smart Grid
  2. Cyber Security and Privacy
  3. Architectures, Control and Operation for Smart Grids, Microgrids and Distributed Resources
  4. Demand Response and Dynamic Pricing
  5. Data Management and Grid Analytics
A PDF version of the Call for Papers is available here
All papers must be in PDF format and submitted to EDAS for review here.
The Instructions for Authors and the Paper Format Guidelines are available here.

Important Dates

  • Paper submission deadline: 20 April 2014 11 May 2014 (closed)
  • Notification of acceptance: 12 July 2014
  • Camera ready paper due: 4 August 2014
  • Author registration deadline: 4 August 2014
To be published in the IEEE Smart Grid Communications Conference Proceedings and to be eligible for publication in IEEE Xplore ®, an author of an accepted paper is required to register for the conference at the full or limited (member or non-member) rate and the paper must be presented by an author of that paper at the conference unless the TPC Co-Chairs grant permission for a substitute presenter.