The purpose of the International Conference on Power, Energy, Signal and Automation (ICPESA '18) is to bring together researchers, designers, developers and practitioners interested in the advances and applications in the field of Power systems, Power electronics, Renewable energy, Power electronics application to Power systems, Control system theory, Embedded systems, Special electrical machines, Automation and Electric drives. ICPESA '18 will provide an excellent International Forum for sharing knowledge and results in Research Challenges in Engineering and Technology.