Registration Site opened
2020.8.14 Deadline for Submission of Full Paper
Template and Guidance for Recording for YM&WIE Presenters has been uploaded
2020.8.7 Call for Presenters for Young Member & WIE Forum
2020.7.13 Submission of Full Paper site opened
Dear all authors,

Dear All,

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is still causing a lot of trouble around the world, and I hope you and your family are doing well under this difficult situation.

Today, I am writing some updates of our CIGRE-AORC TM 2020 - Japan Web-library Event:

1. The result of paper submission and preparation of presentation materials
The paper submission site has been closed on August 14th 2020, and we have received 85 papers from AORC member countries. I would like to express my sincere appreciation for many experts’ contributions.
The important dates related to the papers are as follows:
* September 11th 2020 (Fri): Notification of final confirmation of full papers and request for preparation of paper presentation slides with voice-over. A template for the slides and instruction document for voice/video recording will be sent to all paper presenters.
* October 16th 2020 (Fri): Deadline of presentation slides with pre-recorded audio and/or video
  • October 30th 2020 (Fri): Notification of final confirmation of the presentation slides.

2. Re-open of the registration site for participation
We are pleased to inform you that registration site for participation has been re-opened on September 7th 2020. We strongly hope many experts join our event.
* Duration: from September 7th 2020 to October 30th 2020
* Site:
* Fee: 5,000 JPY (for CIGRE member), 6,000 JPY (for non-member)
* Caution: All paper authors are required to complete this registration for participation, otherwise paper submission is considered to be cancelled.

3. Registration for the CIGRE- KMS (Knowledge Management System)

In this event, communication (Q&A, comments, etc.) with each other will be made through the CIGRE-KMS.
Therefore, all participants are required to register to the KMS in advance. We will send each registered participant an invitation letter for KMS registration with instruction document for how-to-join and how-to-use the KMS attached at the later date.      
The instruction document can be also downloaded from:

4. Call for presenters of the Young Member & WIE Forum

We called for presenters of this forum by previous email and website, below.

Deadline of nomination (September 21st 2020) has been passed, and currently we have received interests from 5 countries. Thank you for many contributions.
However, there still remains space for additional nominations. We strongly look forward to responses from other interested countries.

Please contact following persons:
Koji KAWAKITA, Chair of SC B3:
Tamami KURIHARA, Leader of NGN in Japan:
Please send copy to Shinichi SUGANUMA, Chair of CIGRE – AORC Technical Meeting 2020 - Japan Web-Library Event Organizing Committee:

5. General Contact
The updates of our event will be announced on the event website,
If you have any inquiry, please ask CIGRE AORC Technical Meeting 2020 Inquiry Desk,

Best Regards,
TEPCO Power Grid, Inc.
CIGRE (International Council on Large Electric Systems) is one of the leading worldwide Organizations on Electric Power Systems, covering their technical, economic, environmental, organisational and regulatory aspects. This permanent, non-governmental and non-profit International Association, based in France, was founded in 1921, and presently, there are more than 90 countries represented in CIGRE and some 3500 experts taking part in the activities. The 16 study committees and more than 250 working groups are the main players of CIGRE activities.
The Asia-Oceania Regional Council of CIGRE (AORC) was formally constituted at the meeting attended by the representatives of the National Committees of Japan, Malaysia, Korea, Thailand and Australia held on 9th May, 2000 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The aim of the AORC is to promote CIGRE in the Asia-Oceania region and foster cooperation amongst the countries in the region on technical issues relevant to the region and to the member countries. The AORC currently consists of 12 regions and member countries – Australia, China, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Jordan, Korea Malaysia New Zealand and Thailand.
More information about CIGRE and its activities can be found at CIGRE’s main website
Organizing Committee
Shinichi Suganuma, Organizing Committee Chairman, Japanese Regular Member, SCB5
Daisuke Yoshida, Japanese Regular Member, SCA3
Hideo Tanaka, Japanese Regular Member, SCB1
Taku Yamakawa, Japanese Regular Member, SCB2
Shigeyuki Tsukao, Japanese Regular Member, SCB3
Daigo Hirano, Japanese Regular Member, SCC2
Yasuo Matsuura, Japanese Regular Member, SCC6
Co-operative Committee
Osamu Nagura, Japanese Regular Member, SCA1
Shin Yamada, Japanese Regular Member, SCA2
Hiroyuki Furukawa, Japanese Regular Member, SCB4
Naoto Fujioka, Japanese Regular Member, SCC1
Satoshi Nakasono, Japanese Regular Member, SCC3
Yoshihiro Baba, Japanese Regular Member, SCC4
Kenichi Sugahara, Japanese Regular Member, SCC5
Tsuguhiro Takahashi, Japanese Regular Member, SCD1
Hideomi Takehara, Japanese Regular Member, SCD2
Tamami Kurihara, Japanese Representative, NGN
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