Photovoltaic Energy:
Consolidating Distributed Generation

May 15-18th, 2021

The 13th Seminar on Power Electronics and Control will take place in the virtual form, from 15 to 18 May, 2021. In this year, it is organized by the IEEE Student Branch and Professional Joint Chapter from the Federal University of Santa Maria (UFSM). The seminar’s objective is to provide interaction among academia and industry to discuss the latest cutting-edge technologies on Power Electronics and Control and their applications. In 2021, the conference is themed on Photovoltaic Energy and Distributed Generation. The event is open to the national and international community, being a great opportunity for technical discussions and bringing together researchers, engineers, entrepreneurs, and students.


IAS is technical co-sponsor of the conference, so 20% of the presented papers will be eligible for further review to be published in the IAS periodicals.

Important Dates

Paper Submission

December 6th, 2020

February 22nd, 2021

Paper Acceptance

March 14th, 2021

Final Paper

April 4th, 2021


May 15-18th, 2021

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the seminar will be held as an online event.

SEPOC 2021: May 15-18th, 2021

Submission deadline: February 22nd, 2021

Paper Acceptance: March 14th, 2021

Final Paper: April 4th, 2021