The new secretary of the Finnish National Committee of CIGRE is Mikko Holmgren. He is responsible, among other things, for membership issues. For membership issues, please contact Secretary Mikko Holmgren and Chairperson Liisa Haarla. Both e-mail addresses are firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration to CIGRE 2022 Session is open here: https://session.cigre.org/registration The early bird prices are valid until May 15, 2022.
Dear Colleagues and friends, Please find hereunder the statement we have published today : Cigre leadership statement about the war in Ukraine "CIGRE is a global technical community engaged in peaceful endeavors as the foremost authority for power system expertise Cigre promotes global collaboration among countries as one of its main missions We are deeply saddened by the present conflict. We would like to express our sympathy to our affected members and their families and hope the current conflict concludes swiftly and peacefully. We expect our efforts in CIGRE to continue as power system transformation is occurring at a rapid pace, and many in the world remain without access to electricity. CIGRE remains a peaceful endeavor as it has for over 100 years."
In the spring meeting of the national committee we agreed to have a meeting on September 21, 2021, where we can present CIGRE Centennial session and discuss. In order to plan the program, please send your contribution to the Chair of the national committee latest on September 9. you can present something from the group discussion meeting, from a presentation or tutorial.
Synopses notification of acceptance: September 24, 2021 Receipt of full papers at central office: January 24, 2022 Full papers notification of acceptance: April, 25, 2022 There is no individual presentation of Papers during group Discussion Meetings. Special Reports give the essence of Papers with questions for the audience. Authors will have the opportunity to present their Paper during Poster sessions. If your Paper is accepted, then you must attend both meetings.
The bank account of the Finnish National Committee of CIGRE has a new bank account. We will remind you on this when sending the membership fee invoices.
The Call for papers is published and is available here: https://www.cigre.org/GB/events/cigre-session-2022 Note that there is a new time schedule for the paper process: Synopses to the Central Office latest on April, 30, 2021 Synopses to the Finnish National Committee latest on March 15, 2021 Notification for authors July 2, 2012 Full papers to the Central Office latest on January 7, 2022 The dead line of full papers to the Finnish National Committee will be announced later The national Committee evaluates the papers and gives advice for improving the paper before sending the synopses to the Central Office. I may be possible to give a later dead line for few synopses proposals for a good reason. If you need a later dead line, contact to the Chair of the National Committee.
CIGRE sent a letter to national committees and to session 2020 delegates. Administrative Council voted about postponing the 2020 session. The results and more detailed information will come on April 16, 2020.
An offer to start-ups to attend the technical exhibition. The offer is limited to 35 start ups with the first come first served principle. The offer package is 5 days for 500 €.
The dead line for CIGRE D2 Colloquium 2019 synopses is extended to September 30, 2018.
Register to the 2018 Session here: https://registrations.cigre.org/