2019 TENTATIVE CONFERENCE AGENDA


*We reserve the right to modify and/or change the agenda


Tuesday, September 3, 2019


1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Pre Conference Workshop: EXO - What Every Utility Engineer, or Non-Engineer Should Know About Welding & Weld Inspection


1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Pre Conference Workshop: Shermco - Introduction to Solar Power


3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Registration Open



Wednesday, September 4, 2019


7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Open


8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Pre Conference Session: Sub-Synchronous Control Interaction: Overview of Modeling,
Risk Assessment and Countermeasures
Organized by: Wei-Jen Lee, Ph.D., PE, IEEE Fellow, The University of Texas at Arlington
Presenters: Farshid Salehi, Ph.D., Senior Engineer, Power System Advisory, DNV GL- Energy Advisory &
Mike Tabrizi, Ph.D., Head of Department, Power System Advisory, DNV GL- Energy Advisory


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lunch


12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
General Sessions


2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Coffee Break


3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Breakout Sessions


3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Breakout Sessions


4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Breakout Sessions


5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Vendor Hospitality Suites/Parking Lot



Thursday, September 5, 2019


7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Open


8:00 AM - 9:45 AM
General Sessions


9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Coffee Break


10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Breakout Sessions


10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Breakout Sessions


11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
Lunch and Keynote Address: Charles Dickerson, Deputy General Manager and Chief Operating Officer, Austin Energy


1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Breakout Sessions


1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
Breakout Sessions


2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Coffee Break


3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Workshops


5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Vendor Hospitality Suites



Friday, September 6, 2019


7:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Registration Open


8:00 AM - 9:45 AM
General Sessions


9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Coffee Break


10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
General Session


10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Ethics for Professional Engineers, Lance Kinney, PhD PE, Texas Board of Professional Engineers