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IEEE PES Vancouver Technical Presentation on “Avalanches and Storms – Experiences from the BC Hydro Control Center”

June 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

IEEE Power & Energy Society Vancouver Chapter is pleased to announce a technical presentation on “Avalanches and Storms – Experiences from the BC Hydro Control Center” by Brett Hallborg. The chapter kindly invites all PES members and guests to attend this presentation. Please also feel free to extend this invitation to those who you think would be interested in this presentation.

This IEEE technical presentation hours may be considered towards Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits.

Lecture Topic: Avalanches and Storms – Experiences from the BC Hydro Control Center

Speaker: Brett Hallborg

Date: Wednesday, June 6th 2018

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. (lunch hour)

Venue: Skytrain Room, Auditorium – BC Hydro Edmonds Office, 6911 Southpoint Drive, Burnaby, B.C.

Website: https://events.vtools.ieee.org/m/173288

No advanced registration required. WebEx details to follow.

Synopsis of the talk:

BC Hydro runs a major portion of the provincial electrical grid from two Control Centers, FVO and SIO.  This presentation will introduce you to Fraser Valley Operations, and how it runs during both normal and emergency situations caused by avalanches and storms. 

 

Agenda:

11:55AM – 12:05 PM: Sign-in

12:05PM – 12:50PM: Presentation

12:50PM – 1:00 PM: Q&A

Location:
Skytrain Room, Auditorium – BC Hydro Edmonds Office
6911 Southpoint Drive
Burnaby, British Columbia

Details

Date:
June 6
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Website:
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