CIGRE Internation Colloquium and Workshop on Managing Substations in the Power System of the Future.
Cigre Australia is hosting the International Colloquium and Workshop on Managing Substations in the Power System of the Future in Brisbane, from 8 to 11 September 2013.
The colloquium is being held in conjunction with Cigre Study Committees B3 (Substations) and D1 (Materials and Emerging Test Techniques) and their Working Groups.
The meetings of these Study Committees and Working Groups brings together international and national experts to provide a unique opportunity to hear and learn from leaders in the industry, and will provide great value to
participants and their organisations.
The theme of the colloquium has been designed to align with Cigre’s major strategic focus on Power Systems of the Future, and is aimed at bringing together managers, engineers, researchers and practitioners from electrical utilities, consultants, designers, and service providers in the electrical power industry, and universities to learn of new developments and practices and to update their knowledge and understanding of:
· Trends in technology;
· Latest developments and trends in substation design;
· Trends and impact of modern materials and testing techniques on substation equipment, and
· Life cycle management, diagnostics, and maintenance trends.