Sponsored by the IEEE Power & Energy Society
Meeting theme: Energizing a More Secure, Resilient & Adaptable Grid
Dates: July 16-20, 2017
Location: Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, 301 East North Water Street, Chicago
Six half-day tutorials: including a variety of topics including Synchrophasors Estimation and Control, DERs, IEEE 1547 Standard, Microgrids, and Challenges in Cascading Analysis.
Seven full day tutorials: encompassing a wide range of topics including, IEEE C62.22, Energy Storage, Smart Inverters, HVDC, Cybersecurity, shunt compensation, and Distribution Automation/Management Systems.
Find out more here: www.pes-gm.org/2017
Volunteers Needed: Over 200 volunteers are needed to perform a wide range of roles, including welcoming, directing people, assisting with sessions and coordinating. Volunteer shifts are in blocks with a minimum of 4 hours, and volunteers will earn an hour of meeting attendance, excluding paid events such as the tutorials, dinners or receptions, for every hour of volunteer time. Lunch or dinner will be provided for volunteers taking two shifts back to back.