Wednesday –Thursday Seminars / 8:00AM-5:00PM

 

Wednesday Seminars

 

         8:00 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Reliability vs. Efficiency, Safety vs. Production: Creating Synergy in Quadrants of Dichotomy - Stacey Hefner, Practicing Perfection Institute
  • Hands-On Relay Testing (Morning Session) - Ryan McDaniel, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
  • Power Transformer Commissioning - Donald Platts and Brandon Dupuis, OMICRON electronics Corp. USA
  • NFPA-70E 2015: Edition Changes, Overview, and Understanding the Impact of the New Standard - Jim White, Shermco Industries

 

1:15 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Medium-Voltage Circuit Breaker Maintenance: A Hands-On Seminar with GE PowerVac Breaker - Finley Ledbetter, Group CBS, Inc.
  • Hands-On Relay Testing (Afternoon Seminar) - Ryan McDaniel, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.
  • Power Factor Testing of Instrument Transformers - Keith Hill, Doble Engineering Company
  • Best Practices for Battery Testing and Maintenance - Volney Naranjo, Megger

 

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Thursday Seminars

 

8:00 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Cable System Reliability, Testing & Failure Analysis at Windfarms - Tom Sandri, Shermco Industries
  • Grounding and Bonding to Avoid Disasters - David Brender, Copper Development Association, Inc.
  • NETA Certification Exam: Useful Information on Preparation and Understanding of the Content - Dan Hook, Western Electrical Services, Inc.
  • Transformer Protection and Testing - Vijay Sundaram, Megger

 

1:15 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Power Quality Seminar - Ross Ignall, Dranetz
  • Power Factor Testing of Power Transformers - Keith Hill, Doble Engineering Company
  • Developing a Cable Fault Locating Strategy - Hands-On Workshop - Tom Sandri, Shermco Industries
  • Integration, Protection, and Maintenance of Renewable Power Plants - Ed Khan, Doble Engineering Company

 

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