Earthing Conference UK


Call for Papers

Earthing Conference UK!

Due to the outstanding success of the 2022 Earthing Conference UK, IDC Technologies are excited to announce that we are returning to Birmingham in 2023.

If you work in the electrical engineering domain, in the mining, industrial, power, defence, oil & gas, construction, transport, manufacturing, utilities, or renewable energies industry? We are interested to hear from you. 

Call for Papers

The Conference will explore issues, provide solutions and discuss ideas on earthing from a global perspective.  Bonding, grounding, surge protection, shielding, LV and MV earthing, earthing for renewable systems and EV chargers, lightning protection of electrical and electronic systems, and innovative earthing solutions - are all possible topics for presentations that would be well-received at this conference.

We are seeking speakers who can cover design, installation, testing and inspection procedures for industrial and commercial power systems. We also want content on earthing and surge protection for telecommunications and IT systems, including the impact of lightning (with simple techniques for minimising its impact).

 What is required from you?

  • A 100-word abstract, which outlines the topic you would like to present. This needs to be submitted electronically as soon as possible, to secure your place. We will review your submission, and return with confirmation if approved.
  • Once your topic is approved, your technical paper and PowerPoint slides will be due six weeks prior to the conference. We will send through all information outlining key dates and templates.
  • Speaking slots are allocated on topic suitability and on a first come first served basis, so please register your interest today by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • All speakers receive free two-day attendance to our conferences giving them a chance to discuss new technologies and developments with their peers. We will also cover daily lunch breaks.
  • IDC conferences are uncommercialised. We ask our speakers to offer technical information, generic technology and solutions. We do not allow our speakers to “sell” their products or services to attendees. 
  • A technical papers & PowerPoint presentation are requested six weeks prior to the event so they can be reviewed by our event technical advisors. Each presenter is allocated 45 minutes - 30 minutes for the actual slide presentation and for the remaining 15 minutes we request an interactive element to the presentation where speakers prepare and present an interactive session where the whole audience can participate. This can comprise of practical exercises, software exercises, case studies, equipment demos or quizzes.
  • It is advised that you apply for permission from your employer to present at our events, to avoid embarrassing last minute withdrawals.


Registrations for Delegates

Registrations are now open for this event. Register as an individual or register as a group, or if you prefer to be put on the notification list, email your expression of interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Benefits of attending: - 

  • Become familiar with innovative approaches to Earthing & Grounding Areas.
  • Gain an understanding of the Earthing on a global scale.
  • Learn about the latest technologies and research relating to Earthing.
  • A great opportunity to network with industry colleagues.
  • Hear from industry experts on the latest technology and information on Earthing.
  • Hear and see innovative presenters and learn the emerging trends in the Earthing and Grounding industry.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in sponsorship? We have several sponsorship opportunities available, please contact the conference manager by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request a copy of the sponsorship prospectus. All sponsorship placements come with an exhibition stand space at our two-day conference.


Event Details

Event Date 04/05/2023
Event End Date 05/05/2023
Individual Price Speaking, Presenting, Sponsorship - Enquire Now!
Fixed group price GBP1,540.00
Location Park Regis Birmingham
Attachment Call for Papers 2023 - Earthing Conference UK.pdf