Call for Papers

The GridWise Architecture Council invites you to the first Grid Interop Forum, to be held in Albuquerque, NM, November 7 – November 9, 2007. GridWise envisions the nation's electric system - from central generation to customer appliances and equipment to the enterprise systems that help manage the various businesses - as a collaborative network of intelligent devices filled with information and abundant market-based opportunities. This forum is to develop actions on how to make this vision a reality and to determine how future architectures, designs, and solutions can co-exist as we move towards the integrated, transactive electrical grid system. provided.

Please download the full Call for Papers (PDF 46KB) for more information.



On April 11 and 12, 2007, the GridWise Architecture Council (GWAC) held a workshop with 45 experts in complex software system integration and interoperability. The participants represented various aspects of the electric system including reliability coordination, electric power company automation, buildings automation, and industrial systems automation, as well as the information technology and communications that enable this automation.

For more information and workshop results, please visit the GridWise Interoperability Workshop webpage.

Also download the GridWise Interoperability Framework document (PDF 508KB) for additional background on the interoperability concepts and issues.


Review Process

Papers will be reviewed by the Grid-Interop organizing committee including members of the GridWise Architecture Councill, its advisors and strategic partners. Applicants will be accepted or rejected with status notification by email.

Publication & Rights

Clasma Events Inc. requires publication rights to accepted papers, including the publication of the audio proceedings as well as publication and reproduction rights to any video filmed during the presentations. These rights are non-exclusive. Copyright ownership is retained by the author.

What to Submit

Please send your abstract to

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Please download the full Call for Papers (PDF 46KB) for more information.



  • Abstract Submission Deadline:
    July 30, 2007
  • Notification of Acceptance:
    August 17, 2007
  • Paper Submission Deadline:
    October 1, 2007
  • Paper Acceptance and Comments:
    October 15, 2007
  • Final Paper and Presentations Deadline:
    October 29, 2007


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