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July 27, 2015

Register Here:USNC General Meeting and Luncheon

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in the Grand Ballroom 1 from 12:00-2:00 PM MDT

The Executive Committee meeting (invitation only) is in Tower Court A room from 2:00-4:00 PM MDT

CIGRE Annual Meeting Presentation

For Hotel Reservations: Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
Group code IEEE PES General Meeting 2015, Phone: 888-627-8405


Denver, CO

July 29, 2015

CIGRE Grid Webinar –
The Transformation of Today’s Transmission and Distribution Electrical Systems

Please join CIGRE for a free Grid Webinar. We invite you to participate with our panel of industry experts to discuss how the combination of technology, standards and policy are helping to transform today’s electrical T&D systems into highly distributed, flexible, data driven networks with improved efficiency, resilience and performance. In addition, we will host a live, interactive question and answer session at the end of the presentation.
CIGRE’s Grid Webinars are designed to help industry practitioners gain valuable insight into the collective experience, expertise and best practices shared across the CIGRE organization. This one hour informational web event will explore the key drivers of grid modernization including:

    -The need for a strong grid before a smart grid

    -Developing fast-response, agile, two-way transmission and distribution systems            

    -Optimally managing the impact of changes in load makeup and generation mix on power system operation

    -Successfully integrating key grid-edge technologies including solar, electric vehicles, battery storage, voltage control and protection devices, electric heating systems and others

    -Understanding the impact of key NERC and FERC policy changes

Who should attend:

    -Grid systems designers, operators and engineers looking to better understand the key technologies, processes and approaches driving grid modernization

    -Business leaders wanting to understand the critical commercial, policy, and technological drivers of change effecting today’s electrical systems market

    -Technology suppliers looking for direct insight into the strategies, prioritizations and approaches of Utility modernization projects from the perspective of Utility professionals

Click here to join the webcast at 12:00 PM Eastern Time

October 11-13, 2015

Grid of the Future Symposium 2015

Registration is open for GOTF

For more information, click here

Chicago, IL

August 21-26, 2016

2016 Paris Session

2016 Paris Preferential Subjects

Instructions for the Presentation of Papers

2016 Paris Paper Preparation Template

2016 Paris Synopsis Preparation Template

CIGRE Copyright Provisions

Paris, France

August 25, 2015

CIGRE Grid Webinar –
An Orientation to Leadership for New Leaders

USNC NGN invites you to attend a webinar on an Orientation to Leadership for New Leaders.  This is the first in a series of webinars designed to support new leaders and professionals aspiring to leadership roles, deepen their understanding of the leadership, and help them to develop and strengthen key leadership skills.  It will explore distinctions between Leadership and Management and look initially at leadership within teams.  The webinar will be presented by Stewart Ramsay, the Senior Partner with Vanry & Associates, and is based on work the VAI has been delivering in supporting executive teams in Fortune 500 corporations, government agencies and non-profits with great success for the past 20 years.                                     


Click here to join the webcast at 11:00 AM Eastern Time