Tutorials & Workshops

Workshops and Tutorials

A tutorial track and two parallel workshop tracks are planned for the first day of the conference, Monday, Oct. 21. These are expected to hold particular interest for our industry participants, addressing topics of current interest to industry such as: wireless communications and smart grid (a joint workshop with the Wireless World Research Forum), communications and security for wide-area monitoring and control applications; smart grid trials and implementations; and experiences by electric power utilities. The workshops and tutorials will be complemented by an industry demo session at the end of the first day.


October 21 morning

Workshop 1: Closed-Loop Wide Area Applications, Communications, and Security

Workshop 2:  Smart Grid at Scale – The UBC Living Lab

October 21 afternoon

Workshop 3: Joint WWRF/SmartGridComm workshop on Wireless Communications and the Smart Grid

WorkShop 4: Smart Grid Cyber Security


Tutorial 1: IEC 61850-Principles, Applications and Benefits