Upcoming global events

On the agenda: LVDC, energy management, lighting, IoT, hydropower, solar PV asset management and rotating machinery

By Claire Marchand

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

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. 

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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 

Hydropower Development 2017

Luxembourg, 13-14 September 2017 

Hydropower industry experts, policy makers, consultants, technology innovators and leading market analysts will discuss latest challenges, developments in hydropower production & operations, updates and environmental trend forecasts and impact on regulatory objectives and hydropower operations. 

More information on the event website 

9th International Conference on Electrical Rotating Machines and Drives (ELROMA)

Mumbai, India, 14-15 September 2017 

Within the theme "Emerging technologies in electrical rotating machines and drives", manufacturers, users, academia, regulators and consultants will discuss recent innovations, trends and challenges that impact this field. 

More information on the event website 

IEC 61850 Europe 2017

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 26-28 September 2017 

Christoph Brunner, Convenor of IEC TC 57 WG 10, will hold 1-day workshop: Fundamentals of IEC 61850 workshop. 

Following agenda: 16+ utility case-studies for IEC 61850 design, engineering, testing, operation/ maintenance, optimal implementation of GOOSE messaging & process, new applications of the Standard inter-substation, from substation to control room, DER, metering infrastructure. 

IEC participants benefit from a 10% reduction using Promo Code: IEC61850-17-IEC. 

More information on the event website

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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
Hydropower Development 2017 Hydropower Development 2017 will be held in Luxembourg on 13-14 September 2017
9th International Conference on Electrical Rotating Machinery and Drives (ELROMA) The 9th International Conference on Electrical Rotating Machines and Drives (ELROMA) will take place in Mumbai, India, on 14-15 September 2017
IEC 61850 Europe 2017 IEC 61850 Europe 2017 will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on 26-28 September 2017