IEEE International Symposium on Power Line Communications and its Applications
3-5 April 2017 – Madrid, Spain


The 21th IEEE International Symposium on Power Line Communications and its Applications will be held in Madrid, Spain, from April 3 to April 5, 2017 . ISPLC is the flagship conference of the IEEE Communications Society Technical Committee on Power Line Communications, and has been financially and technically sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society since 2006.

Madrid is the capital city of Spain. With a centuries-old history, it is the third most populous city in the European Union, a modern metropolis with all facilities and services, and an important hub for start-ups, industry and Academia.

Organized by IBERDROLA, one of the largest utility groups in the world, ISPLC 2017 will bring together high industry participation, universities, researchers and users of power line technologies to present and discuss state of the art solutions and research results on existing and future power line communication systems. With the topic “Smart Grid and its Industry“, we will focus on key aspects of communications theory, algorithms, standards, measurements, implementations, evaluation of field trials and network operation pertaining to communication via power lines.
ISPLC has been a successful conference for two decades, and it is recognized as the major international conference in the PLC field.

 Security details 

Due to the Security requirements of Iberdrola venue, no one will be accessed without being duly accredited,
in addition it is recommended to all attendees to be properly documented with their passport too

Campus Iberdrola


The CAMPUS was designed to become the central hub for knowledge for the entire IBERDROLA Group.

It is a multinational meeting point for exchanging knowledge, experiences and best practices.

It is a center for training, but also for strengthening relationships, promoting teamwork and generating new ideas and strategies.

The Iberdrola Campus is part of a complex that will include a Training and Events Centre and a Work Centre.

The complex set on 18-hectare grounds consists of seven main standalone buildings, of which four belong to the Training and Events Centre, and a number of adjacent buildings and facilities intended for training.

3 buildings came into use (E1, E2 and E3) when the first stage was opened. The buildings planned include the venues and resources needed to provide training at various levels and to hold conventions, seminars, conferences and work meetings with availability for the entire IBERDROLA Group.

Complejo de San Agustín
Km. 33,5 Carretera A-1
28750 San Agustín del Guadalix
  How to get Iberdrola Campus  


Hotel TRYP Hotel Weare Campus

Important:  Congress transfers are arranged from both hotels.
The other recommended transportation would be by taxi: 65/75 € aprox

Why Madrid

Madrid, the capital of Spain, is a cosmopolitan city that combines the most modern infrastructures and the status as an economic, financial, administrative and service centre, with a large cultural and artistic heritage, a legacy of centuries of exciting history.
Strategically located in the geographic centre of the Iberian Peninsula at an altitude of 646 m above sea level, Madrid has one of the most important historic centres of all the great European cities.
This heritage merges seamlessly with the city’s modern and convenient infrastructures, a wide-ranging offer of accommodation and services, and all the latest state-of-the-art technologies in audiovisual and communications media. These conditions, together with all the drive of a dynamic and open society –as well as high-spirited and friendly– have made this metropolis one of the great capitals of the Western world..