31 May 2018 Deadline of abstract submission
15 June 2018 Notification of acceptance
15 July 2018 Deadline of full paper submission
15 August 2018 Notification of acceptance
Download: Abstract template-CICED2018.doc
Download: Full paper template-CICED2018.docx
The papers should be related to the planning, design, construction, operation, management, regulation and customer service of future
distribution grids and distributed generation including its connection to the network. Smart equipment designers and manufacturers
are welcome to submit papers on their work in supporting smarter distribution grids.
Contributions are welcome concerning these 6 topics:
Network Components and Asset Management
Power Quality and Power Supply Reliability
Operation, Control, Protection and Communication
Distributed and Complementary Energy Resources
Distribution Network Planning and Development
Intelligent Use of Electricity and Electricity Markets
Requirements of Abstract
The abstract must be submitted in English. It should clearly express the main technical ideas with title,
subject, major ideas, data and conclusion etc. Meanwhile, the author’s contact information (name, company,
telephone, fax number, e-mail and mail address) should also be indicated. Prospective authors are invited
to submit an abstract of 2 A4 pages (including diagrams and illustrations) by 1 March 2018. The template for
the abstract can be found on the official website of the conference. Authors from China can submit a copy in
Chinese at the same time for reference ONLY while submitting the English abstract.
Requirements of Full Paper
Authors should submit full paper in English after being informed the acceptance of abstract. The paper
selection is mainly based on the English format. Figures, charts, diagrams and pictures are welcomed in
the paper to help clearly express your achievements. The whole paper should not exceed 5 A4 pages in most cases.
At the end of a full paper, a brief introduction to the main author should be contained. Please submit your full paper by 1 June 2018.
How to Submit your paper
Prospective authors are invited to submit an abstract of 2 A4 pages (including diagrams and illustrations) by 31 May 2018.
Authors receiving notice on acceptance of abstract will be invited to submit a full paper of 4~5 pages by 15 June 2018.