Events

2020 Events, Conferences & Training Courses

Below are the events, conferences and courses we are planning for 2020.

January

30th January 2020 (Webinar): HVDC Black Start & impacts on protection function from weak networks [hosted by the HVDC Centre & EPRI]
Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

 

February

27th February 2020 (Webinar): Small signal and Frequency dependant impedance techniques for identifying HVDC interaction risk [hosted by the HVDC Centre & University of Strathclyde]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

 

March

9th March 2020 (Conference): IET’s Developments in Power System Protection conference, Paper and presentation on DC circuit protection: 1) RTDS HiL environment testing and 2) Multi-vendor multi-terminal interoperability tests [presented by the HVDC Centre]

For more details visit: IET’s web site 

26th March 2020  (Webinar): HVDC challenges in meeting current GB Grid Code in a weak network [hosted by the HVDC Centre & Cardiff University]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

30th March 2020 (Webinar): Development of Stability Pathfinder test bed models [hosted by the HVDC Centre & National Grid Electricity System Operator]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

 

April

7th April 2020 (Training Course): Caithness-Moray Operator training [led by the HVDC Centre]

 

May

5-7th May (Event): HVDC Grid Protection Demonstration Event, PROMOTioN WP9 [led by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register interest for this event.

11th May 2020 (Webinar): Protection validation techniques in an inverter and FACTS dominated network [hosted by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

26th– 28th May 2020 (Event): PROMOTioN Project Final Dissemination, Brussels [presentation by the HVDC Centre]

29th May 2020 (Webinar): Guidelines for inverter-dominated network study [hosted by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

 

June

11th June 2020 (‘How to’ Webinar): Frequency sweep and small signal analysis steps in PSCAD [hosted by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

16th-17th June 2020 (Training Course): Caithness- Moray Operator [led by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

24th-25th June 2020 (Event): Annual HVDC Operators’ Forum [hosted by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register interest for this event (intended for owners and operators of HVDC schemes).

 

 

July

9th July 2020 (‘How to’ Webinar): Understanding invertor dominated voltage instability [hosted by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

16th July 2020 (‘How to’ Webinar): Sub synchronous damping solutions, effect of SCL change [hosted by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

 

August

2nd6th August 2020 (Conference): IEE PES Conference, paper and presentation: Techniques and insights associated with de-risking HVDC [presented by the HVDC Centre]

For more details visit: IEEE PES

August 24th-28th 2020 (Conference): CIGRE Paris symposium, paper publication: Multi-vendor extension of Existing HVDC Schemes [presented by the HVDC Centre]

For more details visit: Cigre

 

September

23rd-25th September (Conference): RTDS European User Group meeting in Nuremberg, paper publication and presentation [presented by the HVDC Centre]

For more details visit: RTDS

 

 

October

20th-22nd October 2020 (Training Course): RTDS advanced training [led by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

27th-29th October 2020 (Training Course): PSCAD advanced training [led by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

 

November

24th– 26th November 2020 (Training Course): Enhanced FST requirements for HVDC, FACTs and Protection in an invertor dominated system [led by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register for this event.

 

December

4th December 2020 (Event): Launch of the 2021 HVDC Centre Research programme [led by the HVDC Centre]

Contact info@hvdccentre.com to register your interest.