IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies, 2018

IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies, 2018

The theme of this year's event was "Grid Transformation"

The 9th Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technology (ISGT 2018), sponsored by the IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES), was held on 19-22 February, 2018 at the Washington Hilton, in Washington, DC, USA.
ISGT 2018 featured tutorials, plenary and panel sessions, technical papers and poster session with presentations by experts representing the electric utilities, regulators, technology providers, academia, the national laboratories, and both federal and state governments. 

The Conference focused on the advancements and applications of both technologies and practices as applied to grid planning, operations, markets and policies to address the effective integration of variable and distributed energy resources, as well as the growing importance of participation of customers and third parties in the generation and management of electricity.

 The conference was organized along three tracks:
1. Emerging methods and approaches for transmission and distribution system planning and analysis
2. The application of technology and supporting tools for transmission and distribution system operations, and
3. Market and policy considerations associated with grid transformation.  

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