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Introduction to Transmission Line Design

Monday, April 16th, 2018

 

Title: Introduction to Transmission Line Design
Date: May 1-2, 2018
Time: 8-5pm
Location: The Carriage House Inn, 9030 Macleod Trail S
Details: Registration – Outline

This two-day hands-on transmission line design workshop is presented by Carl Orde.  Mr. Orde is a Professional Engineer with over 45 years’ experience in overhead line design, and past chairman and associate member of the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Overhead Lines Committee (Standard C22.3 No. 1).  Mr. Orde plans to retire in 2018; this is his last presentation of this workshop.

Medium Voltage Breakers and Applications

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

 

Title: Medium Voltage Breakers and Applications
Date: March 14, 2018
Time: 1-5pm
Location: Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Center Street SW
Details: Registration

 

  • Key Ratings and IEEE/IEC Harmonization.
  • Physical Characteristics of MV Breakers (New and Retrofit).
  • Transient recovery voltage (TRV) capability. The review and evaluation shall be performed in accordance with IEEE Std. C37.015, C37.04, C37.06 and other applicable standards.
  • Vacuum Interrupters, Current Chopping, and Transient Overvoltages.

CSA Z462-2018: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities 

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

 

Title: CSA Z462-2018: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities
Date: March 14, 2018
Time: 1-5pm
Location: Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Center Street SW
Details: Registration

Outline:

  • Overview and details surrounding the 4th and newly published in January 2018 edition of CSA Z462.
  • Comprehensive, participatory and interactive discussions on the improvements to the standard, challenges faced by front line supervisors and workers in the field and opportunities for excellence in safety and timely work programs.
  • Job Planning and execution of best case electrical work practices as they are detailed in the standard will be discussed.
  • Good Safety is Good Business will be a central theme for this tutorial.

Women in Data Science

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

 

Title: Women in Data Science
Date: March 5, 2018
Time: 8:30-5pm
LocationGallery Hall, Taylor Family Digital Library, University of Calgary
Details: 

The Schulich School of Engineering at the University of Calgary, IEEE Women in Engineering, and IEEE Computer Chapter of the Southern Alberta Section (SAS) are proud to host a satellite event for the annual Women in Data Science (WiDS) conference held at Stanford University!

Everyone is welcome!

Join us to:

  • learn about the latest developments and trends in data science from the leading experts in the global and local industry
  • network with other industry professionals and researchers
  • Meet with researchers of similar interests
  • Receive feedback from experts and other researchers on your work

Call for Poster Presentations:

Female professionals and researchers from related science and engineering disciplines are welcome to submit their work for interactive (poster) presentation at the WiDS event. Interested participants shall send a short abstract (maximum 250 words) of their work to the conference committee via email at widscalgary@ucalgary.ca by February 23, 2018. Authors of accepted abstracts are expected to prepare and print a poster of size A1 (59.4 x 84.1 cm) using the template provided by the committee.

Best Poster Award: The winners of the Best Poster Awards are announced during the closing ceremony of the WiDS Event and will receive $300, $200 and $100 bursaries.

Registration

ESTMP 2018

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

 

Title: ESTMP 2018
Date: March 12-14, 2018
Location: Hyatt Regency, Calgary, AB
Details: Website Registration

Call for Presentations, Panel Discussions and Tutorials: 2018 ESTMP Workshop

Monday, May 29th, 2017

The 2018 IEEE IAS Electrical Safety, Technical, Maintenance and Projects (ESTMP) Workshop takes place in Calgary, March 12-14, 2018.

The ESTMP Workshop provides a forum for exchanging and advancing industry knowledge in the areas of electrical safety, engineering, project optimization, maintenance and reliability of electrical systems. The Workshop is designed to share new and innovative concepts, best practices, successes and lessons learned that deliver value and stimulate innovation.

In addition to presentations, two panel discussions are planned, as well as half-day tutorials.  Potential topics include:
– Power system maintenance
– Project execution
– Safety
– Green Power
– Reliability in Design
Suggestions for other topics are welcome.

For more information, please visit:  http://sites.ieee.org/estmp/

Important Dates:
– Notice of intent to present – July 30, 2017
– Abstract of presentation due – September 30, 2017
– Notification of acceptance – October 15, 2017
– Draft Presentation due – December 15, 2017
– Final Presentation due – February 1, 2018

For a printable version of this information, click here.

International Symposium on Big Data Management and Analytics (BIDMA) 2017

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

 

Title: International Symposium on Big Data Management and Analytics (BIDMA) 2017
Date: April 17-18, 2017
Time: 9-5pm
Location: University of Calgary, MacEwan Conference Center; Room: Cassio A & B
Details: Website – Registration

Introduction to Industrial and Distribution Systems Transients and Applications of EMTP/ATP

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

 

Title: Introduction to Industrial and Distribution Systems Transients and Applications of EMTP/ATP
Date: April 24-25, 2017
Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Location: The Carriage House Inn, Windsor A (map)
Details: Flyer – Registration (Registration closes April 13)

Power System Stability and Control

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

 

Title: Power System Stability and Control
Date: Oct 25-28, 2016
Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Location: The Carriage House Inn, Windsor A
Details: FlyerRegistration (Registration closes October 13)

Microsoft Azure Workshop

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

 

Title: Microsoft Azure Workshop
Date: March 5, 2016
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: University of Calgary, ICT319
Details: Registration