November 2019 ACM EIG-ENERGY Newsletter

Content

  1. ACM e-Energy 2020, Melbourne Australia – Call for Papers
  2. **IMP** ACM e-Energy 2020 – Call for Workshop Proposals
  3. **IMP** ACM EIG-ENERGY logo — Need your vote!
  4. ACM EIG-ENERGY resource for energy-related data sets
  5. Ph.D. funding at Florida State University for Spring/Fall 2020
  6. Posting additional information (contact Arun Vishwanath: arvishwa@au1.ibm.com)

1. ACM e-Energy 2020, Melbourne Australia – Call for Papers

ACM e-Energy 2020 will be held in Melbourne, Australia between 22-26 June 2020. The call for papers has been posted on the website. Please see https://energy.acm.org/conferences/eenergy/2020/cfp.php

The conference will accept two types of papers: Full papers that are up to 10 pages and Notes papers that are up to 4 pages.

Here is the timeline:
Paper registration deadline: 27 Jan 2020
Paper submission deadline: 3 Feb 2020
Author notification: 20 Apr 2020
Camera-ready deadline: 18 May 2020
ACM e-Energy 2020 conference: 22 to 26 June 2020

Please plan now and submit your best papers to this premier conference!

2. **IMP** ACM e-Energy 2020 – Call for Workshop Proposals

Every year, ACM e-Energy features collocated workshops on new trends or emerging topics of interest to the energy research community. Continuing this trend, ACM e-Energy 2020 will include a limited number of high quality, half-day or full-day workshops on 26 June 2020.

You are invited to submit a workshop proposal by 2 December 2019. Please follow the instructions posted on the website at 
https://energy.acm.org/conferences/eenergy/2020/workshops.php

Send the proposal directly to the workshop chair Ram Kolluri at rkolluri@au1.ibm.com.

Key dates:
Proposal submission deadline: 2 Dec 2019
Notification: 9 Dec 2019

3. **IMP** ACM EIG-ENERGY logo voting open — Need your vote!

Please can you take a moment to vote for the ACM EIG-ENERGY logo at https://forms.gle/ppGqgpN7yfqRhjCZ7
Cast your vote by 30 Nov 2019. The result will be announced in Dec’s newsletter.

Your participation is highly appreciated.

4. ACM EIG-ENERGY resource for energy-related data sets

The ACM EIG-Energy website has a Resources page with a variety of data sets freely available for use by the energy community. It is available at https://energy.acm.org/resources/

We invite each of you to share any energy-related data sets, models and software that we haven’t added to this page. Please send this information directly to Omid Ardakanian.

5. Ph.D. funding at Florida State University for Spring/Fall 2020

Multiple fully-funded Ph.D. positions are available at the Center for Advanced Power Systems (CAPS) and Electrical and Computer Engineering Department in the Florida State University (FSU) for Spring 2020/Fall 2020. The candidate PhD students are expected to have:
– a good background in the field of electric power systems and computer science and security;
– experience in the following areas: proficiency in programming skills, control systems, computational intelligence, and machine learning.

* Candidates with a Master degree in the related fields are highly preferred.

Interested candidates are encouraged to email their CVs including related course work, transcripts, GRE & TOEFL scores to Prof. Konstantinou via konstantinou@caps.fsu.edu

6. 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/