Sessions

October 31, 2017

Track 1 – Session A
10:15 a.m.  -  11:45 a.m.
Track 1 – Session A
Track 2 – Session A
10:15 a.m.  -  11:45 a.m.
Track 2 – Session A
Track 3 – Session A
10:15 a.m.  -  11:45 a.m.
Track 3 – Session A

Track 3 – Session A

Dealing with Distributed Energy panel Introduction to Digital Substation and the IEC 61850 Standard Panelist will discuss Digital Substations using the IEC 61850 Standard. Digitizing the traditional analog and control signals onto an ethernet system leads to many advantages in the modern digital age. Learn about the standard, technologies, and the new skills needed for […]

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Track 4 – Session A
10:15 a.m.  -  11:45 a.m.
Track 4 – Session A
Track 5 – Session A
10:15 a.m.  -  11:45 a.m.
Track 5 – Session A
Track 1 – Session B
1:00 p.m.  -  2:30 p.m.
Track 1 – Session B
Track 2 – Session B
1:00 p.m.  -  2:30 p.m.
Track 2 – Session B
Track 4 – Session B
1:00 p.m.  -  2:30 p.m.
Track 4 – Session B
Track 1 – Session C
2:45 p.m.  -  4:00 p.m.
Track 1 – Session C
Track 2 – Session C
2:45 p.m.  -  4:00 p.m.
Track 2 – Session C
Track 3 – Session C
2:45 p.m.  -  4:00 p.m.
Track 3 – Session C
Tuesday Keynote
8:30  -  9:30
Tuesday Keynote
Grand Ballroom

Tuesday Keynote

Technical Challenges and Barriers Affecting Turbo-electric and Hybrid Electric Aircraft Propulsion In order to meet aggressive aircraft performance goals set by NASA’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate, the Glenn Research Center (GRC) is leading research and development of electrified aircraft propulsion systems with electricity being generated from a gas turbine engine or combination of gas turbine […]

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November 1, 2017

Track 1 – Session D
10:20 a.m.  -  11:50 a.m.
Track 1 – Session D
Track 3 – Session D
10:20 a.m.  -  11:50 a.m.
Track 3 – Session D
Track 2 – Session D
10:20 a.m.  -  11:50 a.m.
Track 2 – Session D
Track 4 – Session D
10:20 a.m.  -  11:50 a.m.
Track 4 – Session D
Track 1 – Session E
1:00 p.m.  -  2:30 p.m.
Track 1 – Session E
Track 3 – Session E
1:00 p.m.  -  2:30 p.m.
Track 3 – Session E
Track 2 – Session E
1:00 p.m.  -  2:30 p.m.
Track 2 – Session E
Track 1 – Session F
2:45 p.m.  -  4:15 p.m.
Track 1 – Session F
Track 3 – Session F
2:45 p.m.  -  4:15 p.m.
Track 3 – Session F
Track 2 – Session F
2:45 p.m.  -  4:15 p.m.
Track 2 – Session F
Wednesday PM Keynote
4:30  -  5:15
Wednesday PM Keynote
Grand Ballroom

Wednesday PM Keynote

Complexity and Systems Complexity manifests in many ways in modern systems – in the socio-technical endeavors undertaking system design and development, in the operational ecosystems in which systems are used, and sometimes in the systems themselves.  There is a growing understanding that complexity poses new and different challenges for managers, engineers, regulators, customers and other stakeholders.  […]

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November 2, 2017

Autonomous/Intelligent Control Workshop
10:00  -  16:00
Autonomous/Intelligent Control Workshop

Autonomous/Intelligent Control Workshop

Deep space manned missions with long communication latency times, and collaborating unmanned air vehicles all require autonomous operation with limited ground control supervision. In addition to autonomous operation, vehicle subsystems will employ digital control as replacement for the traditional analog control, allowing the development of dynamic and adaptive power control methods. When employed on-board the […]

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Community Resiliency Workshop
10:00  -  16:00
Community Resiliency Workshop

Community Resiliency Workshop

The Community Resiliency workshop is supported by InfraGard, focused on achieving Local / Regional resiliency under multiple threat scenarios.  It will be facilitated by a team of professionals experienced in contingency planning and operations, especially at City/County levels, as well as individuals responsible for business continuity planning.  It is intended to engage leading thinkers and […]

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Thursday Keynote
8:30  -  9:30
Thursday Keynote
Grand Ballroom

Thursday Keynote

Lessons from the Electric Utility Industry Transformation Provides Insight for the Future of Aviation The electric grid has been undergoing significant transformation including the introduction of digital technologies, growth of renewables and increasing engagement of electricity customers.   An underlying driver of the transformation is securing a clean energy future.  As the transformation is underway, […]

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