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RPG 2018

The 7th International Conference on Renewable Power Generation

26 - 27 September 2018 | DTU, Lyngby, Copenhagen, Denmark

CPD 14 hours

Author information – submitting an abstract

Those wishing to present at RPG 2018 are required to submit an abstract for consideration by the Conference’s Technical Programme Committee.

Abstracts should focus on real business case studies/scenarios, innovative tools and techniques and report on work completed or nearing final stages, or efforts that have concluded with an important outcome of interest. Abstracts should be a maximum of 1000 words in length.

If you are uploading images to the submission system please see the following link for more information on how to do so. If you encounter any issues please send them to the Firebird Submission system helpdesk.

Sales pitches will be rejected. The working language of the conference is English.

Key dates

Abstract submission deadline

5 January 2018

Author notification

2 March 2018

Full paper submission deadline (+ permission to publish)

27 April 2018

Author notification

22 June 2018

Author registration deadline

21 July 2018

Presentation submission deadline

14 September 2018

Before submission, please have the following materials ready:

  • Your prepared abstract using Normal style text of no more than two A4 pages including diagrams
  • Your preferred topic area as chosen from the conference technical scope*

*The technical programme committee reserve the right to change the authors' choice of topic area

Step 1: Register as a new user
  • Enter the online submission system
  • Click on “Sign up” and enter your email address / password
  • You will receive a confirmation email containing a link to activate your account
Step 2: Submitting your abstract
  • Login to the submission system
  • At the MySubmissions dashboard, select “Add submission”
  • Follow the on-screen instructions and complete all fields
  • Tip: Use the preview button as you go to view your abstract file and check information is correct
  • During the submission process please download the “Permission to Publish Form”. You can complete this at a later stage however it must be uploaded to the system before the full paper deadline (27 April 2018)
  • Once all fields are complete, you will be sent a confirmation email containing your submission reference number. Please use this reference number in all correspondence with the organisers
  • If you are submitting more than one abstract you can use the same user account
  • Done!

What happens next…

  • Following the review of abstracts, successful authors will be invited to submit a full paper for a second review by the committee
  • Successful authors will be invited to attend and present their work at RPG 2018 by PowerPoint Presentation or Poster Presentation
  • All successful authors need to pay the author rate to attend the conference by 21 July 2018 Authors must pay an additional paper fee for each paper over their first two
  • The author must be present at the conference to present the submission or the paper will not be published
  • The IET cannot meet any travelling or subsistence expenses for authors, either prior to or during the conference

Thank you for your submission and good luck!


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Key dates

Author notification:
2 March 2018

Full paper submission deadline:
27 April 2018

Author notification:
22 June 2018

Author registration deadline:
21 July 2018

Presentation submission deadline:
14 September 2018