(1) Conference Program published. (2) Presentation Guidelines available. (3) Full Paper Acceptance being notified.

August 29, 2014
Dear authors, Chairs and Members of ICEMS2014 Committees,
The ICEMS2014 is approaching. The ICEMS2014 Organizer hereby welcome all of you to participate in the Conference on October 22-25 in the paradise city of Hangzhou.
Please view the webpage of www.icems2014.com to update your information of the Conference. And, please also take a note of the following important issues.
(1) Registration:
On-line registration (http://www.icems2014.com/registration.asp?navid=5) is open till mid-October. Payment can be made with either credit card or bank transfer.
On-site registration will accept cash payment only.
(2) Visa to China and official invitation from ICEMS2014 -- for those who need a visa to enter China:
(2.1) Please contact the Chinese Embassy or Consulate to see whether you can apply for a tourist visa. Usually, application for a tourist visa does not need an official invitation letter from the ICEMS2014, whilst issuance and delivery of the official invitation letter take 3+ weeks.
(2.2) If you apply for a business visa to enter China, you need obtain an official invitation letter from the ICMS2014. To do this, please follow the instruction on the Conference webpage
http://www.icems2014.com/attendees.asp?navid=7. It will take 3+ weeks to issue and deliver the official invitation. One more information: If you hold a passport of Country-A but you live in Country-B, then, in some cases, the Chinese Embassy/Consulate in Country-B may refuse your visa application and suggest you apply in Country-A. This will consume much time of yours, therefore, please inquire with the Chinese Embassy/Consulate and arrange your visa application ASAP.
(3) Hotel reservation:
The Conference hotel is the Sheraton Hangzhou Wetland Park Resort. Though we secure the special room rates for the participants, we are not able to secure the availability. Therefore, please reserve your hotel ASAP, at the Conference webpage of http://www.icems2014.com/hotelnow.asp.
We have also reserved the Brook Hotel with lower rates for students only. Reservation information will be published shortly on the same webpage.
Should you have any other inquiry, please feel free to contact the Conference Secretariat at icems2014@zju.edu.cn.
The ICEMS2014 Organizer sincerely appreciate your kind support and great contribution to the Conference. We are looking forward to meeting you during the ICEMS2014.

Best regards.
ICEMS2014 Organizer

November, 2013
Dear colleagues,

    It is my great honor and pleasure to announce that the 17th International Conference on Electrical Machines and Systems (ICEMS2014) organized by Zhejiang University will be held in Hangzhou, China on October 22-25, 2014.

    The Conference will provide a forum for researchers, professionals and engineers from all over the world to present their latest research and development results, and to exchange information and experiences in the fields of electrical machines and systems, such as machines topologies, design, modeling, analysis, control, manufacture, testing, applications, maintenance, standards and education.

    The ICEMS2014 is sponsored by China Electrotechnical Society (CES), co-sponsored by Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan - Industry Applications Society (IEEJ-IAS), Korea Institute of Electrical Engineers (KIEE) and Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), and also technically co-sponsored by the IEEE Industry Applications Society (IEEE-IAS).

    We sincerely invite you to submit papers to and participate in the ICEMS2014. All presented papers will be included in the IEEExplore database. Selected papers will be recommended to SCI or EI-indexed journals.

    Hangzhou has enjoyed a prosperous history of over 2,200 years. It is one of the most famous tourist cities in China, with its natural beauties and historical and cultural heritages. It is also famous for good-quality silk products and tasty Chinese food.

    We are looking forward to seeing you in Hangzhou in October, 2014. We believe that you will enjoy the technical activities of ICEMS2014, as well as your stay in this elegant city.


Prof. Jianxin Shen
General Chair of ICEMS2014
College of Electrical Engineering, Zhejiang University.