What is NWESS?

The Northwest Energy Systems Symposium (NWESS) is an IEEE-sponsored event organized every two years by a group of local utilities, companies, and the University of Washington to inform the power system engineering community about new technologies and important developments that affect the industry.


When does it take place?

Wednesday April 3 and Thursday April 4, 2024


Where does it take place?

NWESS 2024 will take place in person at the University of Washington, Seattle Campus. The building is still to be finalized. 


What are fees for the registration?

The fee for the conference is still to be determined based on the finalized venue. 


How do I register as a student?

This will be communicated once finalized.


What does the registration fee cover?

Participation in all the sessions, including the breakout discussion sessions.


I registered but cannot attend. Can I get a refund?

We are unfortunately unable to refund your registration fee. However, we are happy to welcome a substitute attendee from your organization.


Can I get a copy of the presentations?

To be determined. 


What is the recommended attire?

Business causal.