28-30 June 2018 | No.9 Multifunctional Hall, Western China International Expo City, Chengdu, China
The successful authors need to register the conference before 31 May 2018        

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Welcome to ACDC 2018

The international reputable conference on AC and DC Power Transmission (ACDC) will come back to China again for its 14th year in 2018, to be held in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China. And we are delighted to work with Tsinghua University and the Energy Internet Research Institute to co-organize this event. With a more attractive programme and comprehensive event scope, ACDC 2018 will be your ultimate opportunity to communicate with world-class researchers and industry leaders in the field of AC and DC power transmission.


Find out more about the ACDC 2018.

Why attend

ACDC 2018 is a great opportunity for you to meet and share your latest research result with AC and DC specialists from around the world, and receive the latest industry knowledge relating to power transmission technologies and projects.  

ACDC 2018 also offers the delegates an opportunity to have a Technical Visit.

Conference Venue

Conference venue has been confirmed at  

Western China International EXPO City

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Key Dates

  • Early bird registration deadline: 30 April  
  • Author registration deadline:  31 May  
  • Conference date:  28~29 June 
  • Technical visit: 30 June 

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Standard Pricing

Member               3000CNY/480USD
Non-Member      3700CNY/580USD
Additional Paper   2400CNY/380USD

 Attendee without paper  3200CNY/520USD 

Student Member  1800CNY/280USD
STU. Non-Member   2100CNY/330USD
Additional Paper STU  1700CNY/270USD

About the procedure  


The proceedings of  ACDC 2018 will be published in an IET open access journal - The Journal of Engineering, which is indexed in IET Inspec, Ei Compendex, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), GoOA platform and Clarivate Analytics Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) which means that the content published in the Journal of Engineering is discoverable through Web of Science Core Collection. 

Please click here to learn more about the publishing procedure and FAQ.