The ACDC Power Transmission Conference is one of the IET's most successful international events, with the 14th edition held in China from 28-30 June 2018. More than 670 researchers and academics from top Chinese universities including Tsinghua University, North China Electric Power University, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Shandong University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University attended. Peers from the China Electric Power Research Institute of State Grid and China Southern Power Grid Company Limited also joined the event.
There were 148 presentations and 415 posters displayed, covering the scope of converter, circuit break, medium and low voltage, DC/DC Transformer, renewable energy integration, control and protection, AC transmission technology and system simulation.
All of the 563 papers submitted will be published in the IET's open access journal, The Journal of Engineering.