EDIST Conference & Exhibition



EDIST 2024 – Taking Charge: Electric Utilities Are Leading the Energy Transition

Please note that the Tradeshow is now Sold-Out

Join us January 16-18, 2024 for EDIST at the Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre.

The Electricity, Distribution, Information Systems and Technology (EDIST) Conference & Tradeshow is an educational conference and tradeshow addressing critical engineering, operational, IT and management issues faced by electric utilities. EDIST 2024's theme "Taking Charge: Electric Utilities are Leading the Energy Transition" focuses on the necessary technologies, innovations, and strategic thinking to support the energy transition across Canada and beyond. The event will bring together industry professionals, researchers, technology experts, and other stakeholders to discuss the critical challenges and unique opportunities associated with the changing energy landscape. With a comprehensive program covering engineering, operations, information technology and management, EDIST 2024 aims to explore the latest advancements that will enable electric utilities to take a leading role in driving the energy transition.




Why attend EDIST?

  • Participate in presentations by industry leaders

  • Multi-track enrollment: Engineering, Operations & Information Technology

  • Build professional relationships

  • Visit cutting edge exhibitor booths

  • Engage and enjoy networking mixers



Delegate Pricing

EDA Members Early Bird until November 22 $1210 + HST
Non-Members Early Bird until November 22 $1580 + HST
EDA Members from November 23 $1400 + HST
Non-Members from November 23 $1830 + HST
One Day Conference Tuesday $770 + HST
One Day Conference Wednesday (includes casino night) $820 + HST
One Day Conference Thursday $295 + HST
Tradeshow Daily Pass $255 + HST



The EDA's has secured at discounted rate of $215.00 at the Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites. Please click here before December 16 to secure the rate. Remember to act quickly as the block did sell out for EDIST 2023.


Put the power of a sponsorship to work for your organization. Showcase your leadership in the industry and be part of the sector’s most sought-after events. This is your chance to stand out and be heard among your colleagues, stakeholders and potential customers. Sponsorship opportunities are limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Limited Sponsorships still available.

Please click here to access the full sponsorship kit.

Call for Papers

The Call for Papers is now closed. Thank you to all who submitted. The EDIST committee is reveiwing the abstracts and those selected will be notified in early November.