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IEEE: The expertise to make smart grid a reality

Plain Talk in Boston August 2013

The event will start on: Aug 21, 2013
And will end on: Aug 22, 2013

Plain Talk "Basics" Series

Location: Boston, MA

Plain Talk About the Electric Power Industry

The focus of the IEEE PES course "Power System Basics" is to provide a fundamental foundation in electric power systems, from basic formulas to the planning, operations, and equipment involved in generating, transmitting, and distributing electric power. Basic electrical terminology will be explained in simple to understand language with regard to design, construction, operation and maintenance of power plants, substations, and transmission and distribution lines. Anyone who is involved in some way with the electric utility industry can benefit from attendance at this course.

IEEE PES PLAIN TALK courses for the power industry professional will help you to understand technical aspects of the electric power industry, even if you do not have an engineering background. You will gain insights into the concerns of engineers, the demands of regulators and consumer groups, and the factors and trends that impact the operation of today's electric power systems. These courses are also appropriate for new engineers to the industry, or for engineers in other fields who are transitioning to the electric power industry. These courses aim to increase your understanding of the electric power system by providing you with practical knowledge that you can use as you work in or with this important industry.

The day begins at 7:30 am with continental breakfast and registration. The course runs from 8 am to 5 pm. The course is eligible for CEU/PDH continuing education credit. The focus of the IEEE PES course "Power System Basics" is to provide a fundamental foundation in electric power systems, from basic formulas to the planning, operations, and equipment involved in generating, transmitting, and distributing electric power. Basic electrical terminology will be explained in simple to understand language with regard to design, construction, operation and maintenance of power plants, substations, and transmission and distribution lines. Anyone who is involved in some way with the electric utility industry can benefit from attendance at this course.

IEEE PES PLAIN TALK courses for the power industry professional will help you to understand technical aspects of the electric power industry, even if you do not have an engineering background. You will gain insights into the concerns of engineers, the demands of regulators and consumer groups, and the factors and trends that impact the operation of today's electric power systems. These courses are also appropriate for new engineers to the industry, or for engineers in other fields who are transitioning to the electric power industry. These courses aim to increase your understanding of the electric power system by providing you with practical knowledge that you can use as you work in or with this important industry.

The day begins at 7:30 am with continental breakfast and registration. The course runs from 8 am to 5 pm. The course is eligible for CEU/PDH continuing education credit.

Early Bird Registration Ends July 24, 2013!

Click here to register and for detailed information and brochure.