IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Engineering (SGE’12)


27-29 August, 2012

UOIT, Oshawa, Canada


Student Innovation Competition





How to apply?

Abstract submission: Normal paper submission

And send email message to Dr. Venkatesh with your paper-ID to:

( with a subject line: SGE12 student award


Who is eligible?



1. To win, the student must register, submit paper (as first author), and present the paper in the conference. And student must attend award ceremony during the conference dinner (28-Aug, 7pm).

2. The student must be a registered student in a degree program: Bachelor, Master or PhD.


Evaluation Criteria

Originality of idea (30%)

Paper written quality (30%)

Student author’s presentation (40%)


Student Presentations

During the conference, as per conference program of session-paper schedule.




Online Registration Here

IEEE Student Member Registration: $150 (CAD)

Student Non-IEEE Member Registration: $200 (CAD)



Online submission is now open in this link:


Student Innovation Topics

Similar to the conference scope and topics, which include (but not limited to) the following:


1. Grid infrastructures design, planning, operation and management

2. Power systems design and applications

3. Sensors, communications and network

4. Grid modeling, simulation, and data management

5. Engineering design of grid applications

6. Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) systems

7. Grid protection, reliability, power quality and maintenance

8. Smart metering, measurement, instrumentation, and control

9. Customer information security and privacy

10. Transmission & distribution lines

11. Renewable energy and distributed generation within microgrids

12. Computation and optimization

13. Integration of Smart homes and the Smart Grid

14. Standardization and interoperability in the Grid

15. Pricing, policies, and energy planning




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