NEIS 2021 took place on the 13th and 14th of September 2021. A total of 83 participants had the opportunity to listen to 51 paper presentations focusing on the following topics:

  • Load management methods in smart grids
  • Power system measurements and identification methods
  • Operation of DC grids
  • Innovative monitoring and protection methods
  • Practical demonstration of smart grid solutions
  • Grid integration of e-mobility
  • Energy storage applications
  • Fuel cells in electrical power systems


Conference proceedings are to be published in VDE Verlag as well as in IEEE Xplore.

The conference program was enriched by four keynote presentations:

  1. A modular approach to deploying automation in the distribution grid: The role of micro-services and open architectures
    (Prof. Antonello Monti, RWTH Aachen)
  2. The Value of Energy Storage
    (Dr. Hendrik Wust, Project Management Jülich & Dr. Andreas Hauer, Bavarian Center for Applied Energy Research)
  3. Nuclear and fossil fuel phase out in Germany – Challanges and solutions from system operation perspective for a better, smarter and greener future
    (Dr. Anne-Katrin Marten & Dr. Bernd Klöckl, 50Hertz Transmission)
  4. Power electronics for efficient power transmission
    (Dr. Hartmut Huang, Siemens Energy)