The IEEE Smart Grid World Forum will be held at Hotel Metropole in Brussels, Belgium on 2-3 December 2010. Entitled the 'Evolution of the Grid', the focus of this event will be on the realization of Smart Grid. This unique two-day event will feature over 30 invited Smart Grid experts, with insightful presentations and discussions. It will provide an international perspective in a broad range of topics covering business and technical aspects, including standards. Organised in partnership with the SmartGrids European Technology Platform, this event will emphasise Smart Grid developments in Europe. The local organiser of the 2010 event in Brussels is K.U.Leuven.