The International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER) is a voluntary framework for cooperation among electricity and gas regulators globally. Its aim is to improve public and policy-maker awareness and understanding of energy regulation and its role in addressing a wide spectrum of socio-economic, environmental and market issues. The AEMC is a member of ICER.

ICER invites submissions on papers for its Distinguished Scholar Awards 2015.

The theme for the 2015 awards is Creating and Managing Regional Energy Markets highlighting two categories:

  • next practices; and
  • impact on developing countries

The award winners will be profiled at the World Forum on Energy regulation VI scheduled for May 25-28 in Istanbul, Turkey.

Would you like to be considered as a candidate for the awards? The deadline for submission of papers is 1 April 2014 .

The papers and submission form should be submitted to

Click here for the information on ICER and the awards and click here for the submission form.

If you have any questions about this award or ICER's role please contact Paul Smith, Senior Director, AEMC at or 02 82967800.