March 2017

Panel Event: Managing the Grid

Organized by the APEGBC Okanagan Branch

Status: This seminar has been postponed. A new date is to be announced.
Date: Thursday, March 2, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: TBD - Kelowna, BC
Credit: 1.25 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: $40.00 + GST = $42.00

Non-Member Price: $40.00 + GST = $42.00

Student Member Price: $20.00 + GST = $21.00
Contact: Keith Recsky
Okanagan Branch Vice Chair
Email: [email protected]
This is the kick off event to the Okanagan's schedule for National Engineering & Geoscience Month (NEGM).

Join us to hear a panel talk about the challenges and solutions to managing the complexities of today’s power grid; including generation, transmission, distribution and load management.

The panel will have representation from all aspects of the power grid, including generation, transmission, distribution and load management.

The panel will be moderated with opportunities to ask questions.  Please note the scope of discussion will NOT include topics that have passed regulatory approvals or involve current litigation, e.g. Site C, smart/automated meters, etc.


5:30 PM – 6:00 PM: Registration and networking
6:00 PM – 6:15 PM: Branch business and announcements
6:15 PM – 7:15 PM: Dinner 
7:15 PM – 8:30 PM: Panel/Q&A
8:30 PM – 9:00 PM: Networking
9:00 PM: Closing

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