IEEE Power & Energy Society General Meeting, National Harbor, MD, USA

The technical program theme this year was “Charting the Course to a New Energy Future"

The event was held 27 - 31 July, 2014 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center located in National Harbor, Maryland, USA.
Thousands of electric power systems professionals from all over the world gathered to present their latest developments and discussthe challenges that our industry faces.

The conference program included a wide variety of events, many of them of interest to the protection, automation and control community. The program of the conference included multiple parallel sessions and other events, such as Super Sessions: a series of presentations in composite sessions designed to fully explore topics from different perspectives. Several members of the Power Systems Relaying Committee were speakers at the Super Session “Implementation of Smart Grid Projects: Results and Lessons Learned.” Panel Sessions included invited papers on different subjects, while selected high quality papers were presented at paper sessions and paper forums.

A Monday evening Poster Session was a special event when hundreds of authors presented all aspects of the industry. At the same time participants had an opportunity to stop in and congratulate the new IEEE Fellows during the reception held in their honor. Ten tutorials on different subjects were presented, including “Smart substations” and “Synchrophasor Systems.” Five half-day technical tours were offered to participants.

Tuesday evening was the Awards dinner and ceremony where IEEE and PES award winners were honored for their outstanding achievements.

 

 

 

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