The CIGRE Belgium conference


The event was held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Brussels, Belgium.
The Opening session started with welcoming remarks from the Conference Chair Markus Berger from Elia, followed by Keynote presentations by Daniel Dobbeni, President Eurogrid International and Former President ENTSO-E talking about “A perfect storm” followed by Klaus Frohlich, Chairman CIGRE Paris who presented “CIGRE in the dynamic change of the electric power sector."

The conference program was organized in multiple paper sessions that included papers related to the scope of different CIGRE Study Committees.
There were three paper sessions covering protection and control related topics, with one of the sessions starting with an introduction of CIGRE Study Committee B5.

During the coffee and lunch breaks which were in the exhibition area of the conference venue, the participants had the opportunity to network or discuss with the experts from the exhibiting companies the latest developments in electric power systems technology. The last two days of the conference the program included poster sessions which were also active during the breaks.
The Conference banquet was held at the unique environment of the prestigious Concert Noble.


Power. Flexible. Easergy.
BeijingSifang June 2016