The IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) today announced its annual General
Meeting is being held at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention
Center, National Harbor, Md., 27-31 July 2014. The 2014 IEEE PES General
Meeting will bring together practicing power engineers and academics who
will present and discuss the key challenges and opportunities in the
electric power industry. More than 3,000 professionals from around the
world will participate in the conference and attend diverse super
sessions and plenary presentations.
IEEE PES at its 2014 General Meeting will provide a forum for
experts to share information and best practices related to cyber
and physical security, natural disaster preparedness, grid
operations and smart grid projects.
The theme of the meeting is "Charting the Course to a New Energy
Future." The IEEE PES General Meeting will feature insightful
super sessions, plenary presentations, technical programs,
tutorials, standards development activities, technical tours and
27-31 July 2014
Introduction and Welcome: Charting the Course to a New Energy
EPRI's Integrated Grid
Distribution System Insights
How Manufacturers/Vendors Are Helping Their Customers
Transition to the Future Grid
The Role of Consumer Behavior in Optimizing Our Energy Resources
Global Energy Internet - Roadmap for Sustainable Development
Q&A and Closing Remarks
Monday, 28 July 2014, 11:05 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., (Location: Potomac
Natural Disaster Preparedness, Planning and Response
Overview of 2017 National Electrical Safety Code (NESC)
Grid Operations: Practices and Challenges
Implementation of Smart Grid Projects: Results and Lessons
Cyber and Physical Security
To register for the 2014 IEEE PES General Meeting, visit http://www.pes-gm.org/2014.
To register as a member of the media with valid press credentials,
and enter access code: MEDIA0714DC. After registering you will
receive additional details of the meeting.
For more information, contact D'Nese Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit the 2014 IEEE PES General Meeting website at http://www.pes-gm.org/2014.
To learn more about IEEE PES, visit us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/ieeepes,
follow us on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/ieee_pes,
connect with us on LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/groups/IEEE-Power-Energy-Society-3792736.
About IEEE Power & Energy Society
The IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) is the leading provider of
scientific and engineering information on electric power & energy for
the betterment of society and a trusted resource dedicated to the
technical, informational, networking and professional development needs
of its members. With over 32,000 members around the globe representing
every facet of the electric power and energy industry, PES is at the
forefront of the rapidly changing technological advancements that impact
everyone's future. PES celebrated its 125th year of service in 2009.
Additional information on IEEE PES can be found at: http://www.ieee-pes.org.
IEEE, a large, global technical professional organization, is dedicated
to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. Through its highly
cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional
and educational activities, IEEE is the trusted voice on a wide variety
of areas ranging from aerospace systems, computers and
telecommunications to biomedical engineering, electric power and
consumer electronics. Learn more at http://www.ieee.org.
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