ISGT-LA 2021 Schedule

Day 1 : Wednesday - 15 September 2021

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09:00 – 09:30Opening SessionFrank Lambert (PES President)
Jorge Lafitte (ISGT 2021 Chair)
Rafael Flores (ISGT 2021 Technical Program Chair)
Broadcast of pre-recorded
09:30 – 10:30Keynote Talk OneThe Role of Technology in the Transformation of the Electrical IndustryDamir Novosel (President and founder of Quanta Technology)Pre-recorded | Q&A Live
10:30 – 10:45Break
10:45 – 12:15First Plenary Panel SessionElectrical markets and regulatory challenges for Smart Grid Growth in Latin AmericaPending to be definedLive | Q&A Live
12:15 – 12:45Seminar 1Power Grid Technologies as enabler for the Transition Towards a Sustainable Society Lina Bertling (Professor at KTH – The Royal Institute of Technology)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
12:45 – 13:15Seminar 2How renewables and HVDC transmission is evolving in the Brazilian Interconnected Power System - The challenges aheadGlauco Taranto (Professor at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
13:15 - 13:45Break
13:45 - 14:15Seminar 3Pending to be definedJennifer Mejía (Project Manager at Enel Green Power)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
14:15 - 15:45Tutorial OneEnergy Storage Applications in USA and Latin America: 2021 updateDavid Elizondo (VP Business Development and International Opeations of Quanta Technology)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
15:45 - 16:00Break
16:00 - 16:30Seminar 4Security Perspectives for the North American Bulk Power System – Emerging Focus AreasHugo Perez (Manager of North American Relations at NERC) & Ryan D. Quint (Senior Manager of BPS Security and Grid Transformation at NERC)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
16:30 - 17:00Seminar 5La Transformacion Energéticas y las Redes InteligentesRik de Buyserie (CEO ENGIE Energía Perú / Country Manager ENGIE Peru)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
17:00 - 17:30Seminar 6Smart Meter-Driven Approaches for PV-Rich Low Voltage Network Modelling, Operation and PlanningLuis Ochoa (Professor at University of Melbourne and University of Manchester)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
17:30 - 18:00
18:00 - 18:30
18:30 - 19:00Hospitality Session 1Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
19:00 - 19:30Virtual Happy Hour

Day 2 : Thursday - 16 September 2021

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09:30 - 10:30Paper Session08 papers in paralel every 15 minutesPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
10:30 – 10:45Break
10:45 – 12:15Second Plenary Panel SessionBest practices for bulk Energy Storage Integration in Power SystemPending to be definedLive | Q&A Live
12:15 – 12:45Seminar 7The Benefits and Costs of Decarbonizing the Energy Sector in developing countries: The case of Costa Rica and PerúJairo Quiros (Director of the Energy Systems Department at the School of Electrical Engineering of the University of Costa Rica)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
12:45 – 13:15Seminar 8Digitizing the Smart GridAlexander Apostolov (Principal Engineer for OMICRON electronics)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
13:15 - 13:45Break
13:45 - 14:15Seminar 9Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
14:15 - 15:45Tutorial TwoModeling and Simulation to Support the Resiliency of the Electric Grid with RenewablesFrancisco Gonzalez-Longatt (Professor in Electrical Power Engineering at University of South-Eastern Norway)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
15:45 - 16:00Break
16:00 - 17:00Paper Session08 papers in paralel every 15 minutesPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
17:00 – 18:00Keynote Talk TwoTexas Power Grid under Extreme WeatherRoss Balbick (Dept of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin)Pre-recorded | Q&A Live
18:00 - 18:30Seminar 10Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
18:30 - 19:00Hospitality Session 2Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live

Day 3 : Friday - 17 September 2021

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09:30 – 10:30Keynote Talk ThreeFrom state estimation to system awareness in the era of Smart GridsVladimiro Miranda (President of INESC P&D Brasil)Pre-recorded | Q&A Live
10:30 – 10:45Break
10:45 – 12:15Third Plenary Panel SessionNew Technologies Impact on Smart GridsPending to be definedLive | Q&A Live
12:15 – 12:45Seminar 11Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
12:45 – 13:15Seminar 12Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
13:15 - 13:45Break
13:45 - 14:15Seminar 13Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
14:15 - 15:45Tutorial ThreeSmart Grid in Substations - Process Bus DigitizationEduardo Palma (Regional Technical Manager LatinAmerica at SEL)Presentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
15:45 - 16:00Break
16:00 - 17:00Paper Session08 papers in paralel every 15 minutesPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
17:00 - 18:00Paper Session08 papers in paralel every 15 minutesPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
18:00 - 18:30Seminar 14Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
18:30 - 19:00Hospitality Session 3Pending to be definedPresentations pre-recorded | Q&A Live
19:00 - 19:30End of ConferenceLive