Music City is yours for exploring with experiences you will never forget. Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and home to Vanderbilt University. Legendary country music venues include the Grand Ole Opry House, home of the famous “Grand Ole Opry” stage and radio show. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and historic Ryman Auditorium are Downtown, as is the District, featuring honky-tonks with live music and the Johnny Cash Museum, celebrating the singer's life.
The 60th Annual IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center from May 6 - 10, 2018. Expect an extraordinary experience at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, boasting stylish rooms, modern meeting spaces and a location less than 10 miles from Nashville International Airport. You can find shopping and dining right under their roof. During your visit, make an appointment at Relache Spa & Salon, or gather your group for an outing at Gaylord Springs Golf Links. The hotel's indoor and outdoor pools and 9 acres of lush, indoor gardens and cascading waterfalls will impress all visitors.
The conference will include over 150 exhibitors with the latest product offerings, state-of-the-art technical presentations, tutorials, training, state of the industry updates, regulatory news, and networking opportunities. To learn more about the conference simply click on any of the menu options above.
Call for Papers
Papers are now requested for the 61st Annual IEEE-IAS/PCA Cement Industry Technical Conference to be held in St. Louis, April 28 - May 2, 2019.
The papers should be on topics related to the practical application of electrical technology, standards, equipment, safety, and systems of interest in cement industry within the scope of the Cement Industry Committee Working Groups.
All papers presented are subject to peer review and are published in the conference record. Papers are also evaluated for publication in either the IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications Magazine or the Industry Applications Magazine.
Automation: Joe Holmes - firstname.lastname@example.org
Drives and Related Products: Douglas Phares - email@example.com
Environmental, Energy & Sustainability: Verle Martz - Vmartz@srmaterials.com
General Practices: ZK Zarif - firstname.lastname@example.org
Maintenance & Safety: Thane Browning - email@example.com
Power Generation, Distribution and Related Products: William Kovacs - firstname.lastname@example.org
As in the past the Conference will offer a keynote speaker of importance to the industry. Check back here to see who that speaker will be and to get a brief bio.
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Technical Presentation Abstracts
This year's conference will feature a full schedule of technical presentations. Abstracts for this year's presentations will be posted here as they become available. Click on the abstract name to see the full abstract.
Automation Working Group
Drives & Related Products Working Group
Environmental, Energy & Sustainability Working Group
General Practices Working Group
Maintenance & Safety Working Group
Power Generation, Distribution and Related Products Working Group