Call for Papers

The International Power Engineering Exhibition and Conference (IPECON) is a premier forum for Electrical Power Professionals to advance new knowledge and proven methods for efficient and affordable electricity services in Nigeria and beyond.

The conference facilitates the exchange of knowledge and innovations amongst all stakeholders; researchers, practitioners, regulators and investors.

IPECON is managed by the Nigerian Institution of Power Engineers. It holds annually and its maiden edition was held in the year 2018. The 2020 edition is co-sponsored by Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja, Nigeria and will be held virtually from 12th to 14th of November due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

IPECON accepts papers within the thematic areas in the list of topics.

Submission Guidelines:

All papers must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another journal or conference. The following paper categories are welcome:

  • Full papers. 
  • Posters.

Full papers and posters should be submitted on or before 23rd October, 2020 to:

List of Topics:

  • Policy and regulation.
  • Bulk power generation and ancillary services.
  • Transmission and distribution systems.
  • Energy efficiency, economics and business.
  • Distributed generation, smart grids and electric vehicle technologies.
  • Power electronics and drives.

For guidelines and further information on Full Paper Format, please download the Author’s Guide below.


The conference will be held virtually from 12th to 14th of November due to the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure the safety of all Participants


All questions about submissions should be emailed to