Upcoming global events

IEC participants enjoy ticket reductions

By Claire Marchand

The IEC regularly lends its support to key global and regional industry events allowing them to put forward IEC endorsement on their website and materials. We would like to draw your attention to several events that may be of interest to the IEC community.

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9th Energy Storage World Forum

Sydney, Australia, 14-17 September 2015

Global industry experts will discuss the business case for solar with energy storage, introducing renewables and maintaining power quality, mapping projects and deployments worldwide, choosing the ideal mix of energy storage technologies and more.

More information on the Forum website.

SGTech Europe 2015 - Smart Grid Technical Forum

Amsterdam, Netherlands, 22-24 September 2015

Focusing on Smart Substations, next generation SCADA, packet telecoms, and cybersecurity, industry experts will look at utility case-studies, hold technology panel discussions and interactive roundtable debates.

IEC members benefit from a 10% discount on delegate bookings, by using the promo code: SGTECH-15-IEC.

For more information, go to the Forum website.

Hydropower Development Europe 2015

Salzburg, Austria, 23-24 September 2015

On the agenda: experts will discuss current operational and future planned hydro power plants, energy markets reform, challenges and support policies, project economics, finance and more.

Representatives from the hydro energy sector, engineering and grid companies, machinery service providers, consultants, regulators should attend.

20th Belarusian Energy and Ecology Forum

Minsk, Republic of Belarus, 13-16 October 2015

Combining energy, water and air technologies and lighting exhibitions, key international and domestic hardware, technology and materials manufacturers will display latest products and discuss environmental protection, energy saving and more.

The organizers of the Forum, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, have planned the dates of the event to coincide with the IEC General Meeting, held in Minsk on 12-16 October.

More information here.

14th World Wind Energy Conference & Exhibition

Jerusalem, Israel, 26-28 October 2015

Event theme: Innovation for 100% renewable energy. Global experts will gather to discuss all types of wind energy technology, international policies, trends, challenges, standards, testing, certification and more.

For more information, go to the conference website.

LVDC - Redefining Electricity

New Delhi, India, 26-27 October 2015

Emphasizing LVDC as an enabler for electricity access and energy efficiency solutions for the 21st century, this event will highlight how Standards and standardization work are key to achieving faster, cost-effective development of LVDC distribution networks. Experts will help define and structure future needs in LVDC standardization.

The conference is organized jointly by the IEC and the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS).

For additional information on LVDC, please see also the interview with Vimal Mahendru in this issue

For more information, go to the conference website.

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energy storage forum australia 9th Energy Storage World Forum - Sydney, Australia, 14-17 September 2015
SG Tech Europe 2015 SGTech Europe 2015 - Smart Grid Technical Forum - Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 22-24 September 2015
Hydro Austria Hydropower Development Europe 2015 - Salzburg, Austria, 23-24 September 2015
energy expo Belarus 20th Belarusian Energy and Ecology Forum - Minsk, Republic of Belarus, 13-16 October 2015
wind Israel 14th World Wind Energy Conference & Exhibition - Jerusalem, Israel, 26-28 October 2015
LVDC India LVDC - Redefining Electricity - New Delhi, India, 26-27 October 2015