About POWER-GEN International

As the World's Largest Power Generation Event, POWER-GEN International is the industry leader in providing comprehensive coverage of the trends, technologies and issues facing the generation sector. More than 1,400 companies from all sectors of the industry exhibit each year to benefit from the exposure to more than 20,000 attendees. Displaying a wide variety of products and services, POWER-GEN International represents a horizontal look at the industry with key emphasis on new solutions and innovations for the future.

As a POWER-GEN International Full Conference attendee you will have access to the conference sessions for not only POWER-GEN International, but for Renewable Energy World International, NUCLEAR POWER International and COAL-GEN. You also have an opportunity to upgrade your registration to gain access to GenForum.

Conference Pricing (For International Attendees Only)

As an International attendee, you are automatically qualified for a reduced priced option for your full conference registration.  

International Rate: $470


  • Access to all Conference Sessions
  • Access to the Exhibition Hall, Including Exhibit Hall Reception
  • Coffee Breaks
  • Delegate Lunch on Tuesday and Wednesday (Ticketed)
  • Conference Proceedings


  • Project Finance in International Markets
  • Gas Turbine Technologies - Performance Improvement and Optimization
  • Small and Medium Gas Turbines
  • Latest Combined Cycle Designs - Flexibility and Lower Installed Costs
  • Latest Combined Cycle Designs - Flexibility and Lower Installed Costs
  • Coal-Hybrid Power for Resilient Generation
  • How Global Policy Drives Renewable Energy Development
  • Renewable Energy Markets
  • The Future of Renewable Energy in Mexico
  • Setting Priorities for Evaluating the Use of Renewable Power Generation: The Case of Saudi Arabia
  • The Innovation of Jordan’s Grid - The Macroeconomic Impact of a Distributed and Renewable Energy Strategy and the Analytics that Drive It
  • Developing Renewables in Africa: Challenges, Opportunities and Case Studies
  • Building Microgrids for Resiliency in Developing and Island Nations
  • Solid/Liquid Waste Management
  • Coal Storage & Handling
  • Evolving Coal Operations
  • Simulation of Advantages of the Turbine Driven Auxiliary Feedwater System for the Korean APR1400 Response to Station Blackout Using RELAP5

Benefits of Attending:

  • See the latest technologies, innovations and trends from over 1,400 exhibitors
  • Learn how to successfully implement these innovations into your operations to cut costs, maximize efficiencies, improve visibility, and reduce risk
  • Network with thousands of other industry professionals
  • Get insight into practical solutions to complex problems, including valuable skills that will better equip you to do your job better
  • Hear from powerful speakers with innovative ways to tackle the latest industry challenges
  • Investigate real-world case studies
  • Earn 10 Professional Development Hour credits


Nearly 200 industry experts will present new solutions and innovations for the future in 30+ conference sessions broken up in 12 tracks offering full conference attendees a chance to earn 10 PDH credit hours.

The conference sessions are organized into multiple concurrent session tracks, including:

  • The Digital Power Plant
  • Energy Storage
  • Emissions Control
  • Gas Turbine Technologies
  • Industry Trends / Competitive Power Generation
  • On-Site Power
  • Plant Performance
  • Power Project Financing

CLICK HERE for all the conference details.


Our exhibit hall serves as an absolute mecca for face-to-face business in the power generation market. Thousands of our attendees walk through the hall entrance to see products and meet the teams behind them. Our 1,400+ exhibitors are among the highest in quality - and in quantity. CLICK HERE to view the floor plan and list of exhibiting companies.  


Networking is vital and we are offering countless opportunities designed to help attendees maximize their experience with other colleagues and utility professionals. CLICK HERE for more information.


Letter of Invitation Application

If the U.S. State Department requires you to apply for a visa, please allow at least 90 days prior to the beginning of the event to visit the U.S. Embassy in your country to begin the application process. Before visiting the U.S. Embassy, you will need a letter of invitation to attend. To receive this letter you must register and pay the registration fee in full for the conference. As soon as your funds clear our bank, a letter of invitation can be requested by filling out the Letter of Invitation Application. Please complete the application in full and submit the form to the Registration Department as indicated on the form.


Visa Information

Some registrants from outside the U.S. will need to apply for a visa at the American Embassy, consulate, or other visa-issuing office in their country of origin. To obtain a visa, you will need a letter of invitation (see below), a valid passport, a photo ID and Form DS 156 (nonimmigrant visa application form). A visa is not required for visitors from countries participating in the Visa Waiver Program. Visit the USA Visa Website for specific information on how to apply for a visa.

Visa Application Tips:
If you are planning to attend, apply for your visa as soon as possible. Attaching evidence of any previous visits to our event may help shorten the application processing time. Attaching evidence of your intended trip home can shorten the application processing time