IEEE

Events

Upcoming Meetings & Events:

Aug
28
Wed
2019
DATE CHANGED – IEEE PES BOSTON CHAPTER SHORT COURSE: CYBERSECURITY OF THE GRID @ Valley A & B Auditorium
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dear Members- Please note that there is change in dates for this course. The session for August 14th has been cancelled due to resource issues. Please see below for the updated course schedule.

Sep
4
Wed
2019
DATE CHANGED – IEEE PES BOSTON CHAPTER SHORT COURSE: CYBERSECURITY OF THE GRID @ Valley A & B Auditorium
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dear Members- Please note that there is change in dates for this course. The session for August 14th has been cancelled due to resource issues. Please see below for the updated course schedule.

Sep
11
Wed
2019
DATE CHANGED – IEEE PES BOSTON CHAPTER SHORT COURSE: CYBERSECURITY OF THE GRID @ Valley A & B Auditorium
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Dear Members- Please note that there is change in dates for this course. The session for August 14th has been cancelled due to resource issues. Please see below for the updated course schedule.

 

Past Meetings & Events: (some of the presentation slides can be downloaded)

June 17, 2014 : Technical Meeting on Transformer Endurance.

May 21- June 11, 2014 : Micro Grid Course

May 20, 2014 : Annual Banquet

April 15, 2014 : Jt. Technical Meeting- “Wholesale electricity markets made easy – Slides

February 26 to March 26, 2014 : PES Boston Chapter Distribution Engineering Course (5 sessions)

March 18, 2014 : Technical Meeting on Energy Storage Policy Slides

February 18, 2014 :  Technical Meeting on Substation Automation - IEC 61850 Udren Presentation

January 21, 2014 : Technical Meeting on Energy Storage Policy –Postponed

November 19, 2013 : Technical Meeting Voltage Source HVDC Converters – Slides

October 15, 2013: IEEE PES Distinguished Lecture and Social Event

September 19,2013 : Visit to Kostas Reseach Institute & Center for Homeland Security

September 18, 2013 :  IEEE PES Course on Symmetrical Components

July 16, 2013: Technical Meeting on GIS integrated Analytics . –Slides

June 18, 2013 : Smart Grid: Concepts, Solutions, Standards, Recent Deployments and Lessons Learned –Slides

June 6, 2013:  Concord’s Connected Community platform

May 14, 2013 : IEEE PES Boston Section Annual Dinner and Distinguished Lecturer

May 9th 2013: Photonics Society Seminar ” A View of Optical Sciences From Basic Physics to Bio/medicine to Energy”

May 3rd 2013: Ninth Annual Long Island Systems, Applications, & Technology (LISAT) Conference

May 2nd 2013:  Designing for Power Integrity: Status, Challenges and  Opportunities

April (17-24), May (1,8,15,22) IEEE PES Spring Course 2013 : Transformers

April 16 2013:   Space weather in Solar cycle 24 -Slides from Dr. Phil Erickson and Wayne Hagman are attached.  PJE-Slides  WHH-Slides

November 2012  Variable Frequency Transformers Speaker: John Marczewski, Principal, Energy Initiatives Group LLC. Presentation Materials

March 2012   The State of the Global Nuclear Power Industry Following The Fukushima Daiichi Incident Speaker: Richard K. Ladroga, P.E., President and Chief Executive Officer of Risk Management International, LLC. Presentation Materials (4MB)

October 2011   Protection Considerations for Distributed Generation Speaker: Scott Secrest, P.E., Vice President, Three-C Electrical Co., Inc. Presentation Materials (4MB)

August 2011  Overview of ISO New England and Wind/Demand Integration in New England Speaker: John Norden, Director, Operations ISO New England Presentation Materials (2.91 MB)

New England Wind Integration Study – Executive Summary

New England Wind Integration Study – Final Report

June 2011   Introduction to Synchrophasors: Current, Future, and Smart Grid Applications Speaker: Bill Flerchinger, Lead Marketing Engineer, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. Presentation Materials (5 MB)

April 2011  Electric Vehicles and the Grid (MIT Energy Club Event) Speakers: Morgan Carpenter, Greg Blake and Kurt Erickson (GE Direct Energy)

March 2011   Enhanced Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Speaker: Alan Millner Ph.D., Technical Staff, MIT Lincoln Laboratory Presentation Materials (1.3 MB)

February 2011   Energy Solutions for Grid Stabilization Speaker: C. Michael Hoff, Director Applications Engineering, ESG A123Systems

January 2011   Assuring Solid Dielectric Power Cable System Reliability: An overview of cable diagnostics and cable system component manufacturers’ requirements Speaker: Benjamin T. Lanz, Manager of Applications Engineering, IMCORP – Power Cable Reliability Consulting & Diagnostics

November 2010   Wind Power Design Considerations Speaker: Brook Knodel, Electrical Group Manager, Mott MacDonald LLC Presentation Materials (2 MB)

October 2010  Fault Current Limiter Speaker: Paul J. Murphy, Ph.D., G.M. Varian Power Systems

September 2010   Distributed Generation Speaker: James Cleary, Lead Senior Engineer, National Grid USA

August 2010   Power Systems Grounding Speaker: A. P. Meliopoulos, Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology

June 2010   ISO-NE Power Markets Speaker: Stephen J. Rourke, Vice President, System Planning for ISO New England Presentation Materials (1.2 MB)

May 2010   Flywheel Deployment Benefits to Grid Reliability Speaker: Jim Arseneaux and Rob Rounds, Beacon Power

April 2010  High Voltage Circuit Breakers Speaker: George N. Lester, Principal Engineer, Boston Edison, Retired

March 2010   Power Transformer Diagnostics: Novel Techniques and their Application Speaker: Charles Sweetser, Technical Service Manager for North and South America at OMICRON Presentation Materials (2.4 MB)

March 2010   The Evolution of a Transmission System Speaker: Charlie Moser, Chief Engineer, Retired, at National Grid

January 2010   Space Weather Effects: From Atmospheric Physics to Technology Impacts in the Coupled Geospace System Speaker: Dr. Phillip J. Erickson – Principle Research Scientist MIT Haystack Observatory

November 2009   Cyber Security: What it is and how it can be applied to protect our critical infrastructure Speaker: Vasilios ‘Bill’ Tsolias, P.E. of National Grid

October 2009   How Can We Best Achieve Deep Cuts in Carbon Emissions? Speaker: Bill Sweet, IEEE Spectrum Magazine Presentation Materials (18 kb)

September 2009   Smart Grid Applications, Standards Development and Recent Deployments Speaker: John McDonald, P.E. – General Manager, Marketing of GE Energy T&D Presentation Materials (3.4 MB)

May 2009   Improving the Power Grid Performance in the Complex Environment of Renewable Energy Speaker: Dr. Damir Novosel, President of Quanta Technology Presentation Materials (2.6 MB)