Upcoming global events (April-June 2017)

On the agenda: Live maintenance, cybersecurity, fuel cells and batteries, energy storage, emerging technologies, digital utilities, LVDC, IoT and more

By Claire Marchand

The IEC regularly supports key global and regional industry events, which can present the IEC endorsement on their website and materials.

ICOLIM 2017 International Conference on Live Maintenance

Strasbourg, France, 26-28 April, 2017 

Key industry players will discuss new working methods, new procedures and techniques, standards, regulations and legal aspects. Construction, operation, modernization and maintenance experience, safety, economic and strategy aspects and more. 

More information on the conference website 

ICS Cyber Security Conference

Singapore, 24-27 April 2017 

Cybersecurity for industrial control systems sector for energy, utility, chemical, transportation, manufacturing, and other industrial and critical infrastructure organizations. On the agenda: protection for SCADA systems, plant control systems, engineering workstations, substation equipment, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and other field control system devices. 

IEC participants benefit from a discount. 

More information on the conference website 

Hannover Messe Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Batteries Exhibition

Hannover, Germany, 24-28 April 2017 

Key energy storage industry players will discuss latest technologies, hydrogen generation (electrolysers, reformers), storage and transport, fuel cells, systems and applications (stationary, automotive, mobile, special markets), battery testing and more. 

More information on the event website

10th Energy Storage World Forum

Berlin, Germany, 8-12 May 2017 

Energy providers, utilities and regulators will discuss latest technologies, technical challenges, standards, battery management, business case, regulation, planning & operations, power conversion and more. 

IEC participants benefit from a 10% discount. 

More information on the Forum website 

IDTechEx Show - Emerging technologies unleashed

Berlin, Germany, 10-11 May 2017 

3000+ attendees will discover developments and roadmaps for latest technologies, including: 3D printing, EVs, energy harvesting and storage, graphene & 2D materials, IoT apps, printed electronics, sensors and wearables. 

IEC participants benefit from a 30% discount. 

More information on the event website 

Digital Utilities Europe 2017

London, UK, 10-11 May 2017 

Key industry stakeholders will address challenges of digitization in the utilities sector and examine business cases, financial aspects, technology advances, cybersecurity and more. 

IEC participants benefit from a discount. 

More information on the event website 

LVDC Conference – Sustainable Electricity Access

Nairobi, Kenya, 22-23 May 2017 

Organized by IEC and Kenya Bureau of Standards. Technical experts, government representatives, funding agencies, investors, insurance companies, power utilities, equipment manufacturers and NGOs will learn about what is driving LVDC development, how to safely and broadly roll-out this technology, the role it will play in universal energy access and economic development, use-cases from other countries and more. 

More information on the conference website 

CIGRE Symposium Dublin

Dublin, Ireland, 29 May-2 June 2017 

On the agenda: system development, operation & control, technical performance, electricity markets & regulation, distribution systems & dispersed generation and more. 

More information on the Symposium website

SPARC - FMA International Lighting and Facilities Event 2017

Sydney, Australia, 30 May-1 June 2017

Managers (project, facility, asset, maintenance, operations, purchasing, property) electrical engineers, lighting manufacturers and suppliers and designers will discuss global developments and future directions in facilities and lighting. 

Gilles Thonet, IEC Head of ICT Standards Coordination, will participate in the speakers symposium during the event. 

More information on the event website

IoT Tech Expo Europe 2017

Berlin, Germany, 1-2 June 2017 

200+ speakers. 100+ exhibitors. 4,000 attendees. On the agenda: the entire IoT ecosystem including Smart Cities, connected living, developing & IoT technologies, connected industry and data & security. 

IEC participants benefit from a 20% reduction using the promo code IEC20. 

More information on the event website 

Grid Analytics Europe 2017

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 6-7 June 2017 

120+ data analytics and domain experts will discuss recent implementations, organizational structuring, cost-effective technology implementation, effective data management, analysis and visualization, use-case expansion, software solutions, R&D and more. 

IEC participants benefit from a 10% reduction using the promo code GRID-17-EDSO. 

More information on the event website

Hydrovision International

Denver, US, 27-30 June 2017 

3000+ attendees and 320+ exhibitors will share expertise and learn about the role of hydropower, hydro resources, sustainability, latest technology, challenges and more. 

More information on the event website

European Solar PV Asset Management

London, UK, 28-29 June 2017 

Leading executives and sector experts will discuss: maintenance strategy, best practices, tech innovations, avoiding asset failure, operations & maintenance for utility scale projects, challenges and more. 

IEC participants benefit from a 15% reduction. 

More information on the event website

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ICOLIM 2017 ICOLIM 2017 International Conference on Live Maintenance will take place in Strasbourg, France on 26-28 April 2017
ICS Cyber Security Conference The ICS Cyber Security Conference will be held in Singapore on 24-27 April 2017
Hannover Messe Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Batteries Exhibition The Hannover Messe Hydrogen, Fuel Cells and Batteries Exhibition will take place in Hannover, Germany, on 24-28 April 2017
Energy Storage World Forum The 10th Energy Storage World Forum will be held in Berlin, Germany, on 8-12 May 2017
IDTech Ex Show 2017 IDTechEx Show will take place in Berlin, Germany, on 10-11 May 2017
Digital Utilities Europe 2017 Digital Utilities Europe 2017 will be held in London, UK, on 10-11 May 2017
LVDC Conference Nairobi Kenya The LVDC Conference - Sustainable Electricity Access will take place in Nairobi, Kenya, on 22-23 May 2017
CIGRE Symposium Dublin 2017 The CIGRE Symposium Dublin will be held in Dublin. Ireland, on 29 May-2 June 2017
SPARC - FMA International Lighting and Facilities Event 2017 SPARC - FMA International Lighting and Facilities Event 2017 will take place in Sydney, Australia, on 30 May-1 June 2017
IoT Tech Expo Global 2017 IoT Tech Expo Europe 2017 will be held on 1-2 June in Berlin, Germany
Grid Analytics Europe 2017 Grid Analytics 2017 will take place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on 6-7 June 2017
Hydrovision International 2017 Hydrovision International will be held in Denver, CO, USA, on 27-30 June 2017
European Solar PV Asset Management European Solar PV Asset Management will take place in London, UK, on 28-29 June 2017