The CIGRE Session is the leading global event for sharing power system expertise, gathering worldwide experts in even numbered years to discuss and learn about the future of the industry and to display the latest solutions for the whole value chain, from generation to distribution. The CIGRE Session is a comprehensive event that offers, during a whole week, an extensive range of activities to more than 3200 delegates and 6600 exhibition visitors.
Le Palais des Congrès de Paris
2 Place de la Porte Maillot
The Session will be held from
Friday to Wednesday
20 to 25 August 2021
days of Conference
CIGRE is a great platform for learning new techniques, networking and enhancing the technical expertise required to carry out our projects
Delegate, Ivory Coast
CIGRE is unique in the number of people and the number of countries that are represented. We have over 90 countries. In Study Committee B3 we have 40 countries represented, and about 350 experts and there’s no other organisation, no other conference that hits that diversity
Chair of Study Committee B3
The CIGRE Session is a fantastic oppotunity that gathers reasearchers, experts and many other profiles on all levels but also business managers from around the world connecting and discussing the challenges of the future energy grid
CIGRE's Centennial Session WILL proceed in 2021.
- 20 – 25 August 2021.
- Whether its format is hybrid (in-person plus virtual) or an e-session only is dependent on [...]
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