June 2019 ACM EIG-ENERGY Newsletter

Contents

  1. ACM e-Energy 2019 Call for Participation
  2. IEEE JSAC SI on Communications and Data Analytics in Smart Grid — Call for Papers
  3. ACM BuildSys 2019 Call For Papers
  4. Posting additional information (contact Arun Vishwanath: arvishwa@au1.ibm.com)

1. ACM e-Energy 2019 Call for Participation

ACM e-Energy is the premier forum featuring cutting-edge research at the intersection of computing and communication technologies with energy systems. This year’s ACM e-Energy is organized as part of ACM FCRC 2019, along with several other ACM conferences including SIGMETRICS, EC, COLT and STOC.

The conference will be held between June 25th-28th, 2019, in Phoenix, AZ,
USA. https://energy.acm.org/conferences/eenergy/2019/

Program Highlights:
– Keynote by Prof. Adam Wierman, California Institute of Technology, USA
– Main-conference program contains 26 full papers and 12 notes papers, plus a poster session.
– 5 FCRC plenary seminars during the entire FCRC week (3 during ACM e-Energy main-conference)
– Turing lecture given by Profs. Geoffrey Hinton and Yann LeCun at FCRC on June 23rd.
– Best Paper Award announced at the conference banquet (included with every main-conference registration)
– 3 co-located workshops on June 25th: on Energy Data and Analytics, Electricity Market Engineering, and Applied Machine Learning for Intelligent Energy Systems.
– 4 co-located tutorials on June 25th
– Student travel grants thanks to the generous support of NSF and ACM SIGCOMM.
– See updated program information at https://energy.acm.org/conferences/eenergy/2019

General Chairs: Xiaojun Lin (Purdue University, USA), Steven Low (Caltech, USA)
Program Chairs: Suman Banerjee (University of Wisconsin, USA), Sebastian Lehnhoff (University of Oldenburg, Germany)

2. IEEE JSAC SI on Communications and Data Analytics in Smart Grid — Call for Papers

Paper submission deadline 7 June 2019.

This special issue is soliciting original research papers focusing on Communications and Data Analytics for
–  Smart Metering, Demand Response and Dynamic Pricing
–  Energy Storage and Electric Vehicles
–  Active Distribution Grids and Microgrids
–  Cyber Security, Privacy, and Resilience for Smart Grids
–  Transactive Energy
–  Energy Internet and Energy System Integration
–  Distribution and Transmission Synchrophasor Networks

More information can be found at
https://www.comsoc.org/publications/journals/ieee-jsac/cfp/communications-and-data-analytics-smart-grid

All submissions have to be prepared according to the Guide for Authors as published in the Journal website at
http://www.comsoc.org/jsac/paper-submission-guidelines and must be submitted via EDAS.

Manuscript Due: June 7, 2019 (NEW Deadline)
First revision notification: August 1, 2019
Acceptance notification: Oct. 1, 2019
Final manuscript due: Oct. 15, 2019
Expected publication of the special issue: First Quarter, 2020

Guest Editors:
Yingjun Angela Zhang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, yjzhang@ie.cuhk.edu.hk
Hans-Peter Schwefel, GridData GmbH, Germany, & Aalborg University, Denmark, hps@es.aau.dk
Hamed Mohsenian-Rad, University of California at Riverside, USA, hamed@ee.ucr.edu
Christian Wietfeld, TU Dortmund, Germany, christian.wietfeld@tu-dortmund.de
Chen Chen, Argonne National Laboratory, USA, morningchen@anl.gov
Hamid Gharavi, National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA, hamid.gharavi@nist.gov

3. ACM BuildSys 2019 Call For Papers

The 6th ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient
Buildings, Cities, and Transportation (ACM BuildSys) will be held Nov 13-14
at Columbia University in New York, USA. Please see important dates below.

• Abstract Registration: June 15, 2019, AOE.
• Paper Submission: June 22, 2019, AOE. (No further extension will be granted)

Additional information can be found at http://buildsys.acm.org/2019/

4. Posting additional information

If you would like to post additional information such as academic job opportunities, Ph.D. scholarships, or a new energy systems course, then please send me the details and I will include them in the next monthly newsletter. My email address is arvishwa@au1.ibm.com.

As always, the ACM EIG-ENERGY website has the latest information. We
welcome you to peruse it https://energy.acm.org/