2021 Events

Below are the Webinars, Events and Training Courses we are planning for 2021. Please contact us at info@hvdccentre.com for more information, or visit hvdccentre.com for the latest details.

January

  • Training Course: Introduction to HVDC: 0.5 day course on the fundamentals of HVDC – Led by the HVDC Centre.

February

  • Training Course: Introduction to HVDC: 0.5 day course on the fundamentals of HVDC – Led by the HVDC Centre.
  • TAB: Technical Advisory Board Meeting: 1 day meeting of the Centre’s TAB – Invitees only.

March

  • Thurs. 11 March at 12noon – 1.30pm GMT. Webinar: COMPOSITE Testing of HVDC-connected Offshore Wind Farms: Hosted by the HVDC Centre & RTE International. Click here to register. Closed by 9th March.
  • Tues. 23 March at 2pm – 4.30pm GMT. Training Course: Introduction to HVDC Technology and Grid Integration Challenges for Beginners: Hosted by the HVDC Centre. Click here to register NOW. Closed 18th March.

April

  • Tues. 27 April 2021 at 12.30pm – 2pm BST. Webinar: Evaluation of HVDC with Synchronous Condenser impact on AC Protection: Hosted by the HVDC Centre & the University of Strathclyde. Click here to register NOW. Closes 21 April.
  • Webinar: Adaptive Damping of Power Oscillations using HVDC: Hosted by the HVDC Centre & EPRI.

May

  • Webinar: Stability Assessment and Mitigation of Converter Interactions (Phase 2): Hosted by the HVDC Centre & the University of Strathclyde.
  • Webinar: Offshore Transition Project (sequential build-up of multi-staged offshore networks): Hosted by HVDC Centre in association with industry and research partner
  • Webinar: Protection Performance Overview and Validation in Low Strength Areas: Hosted by the HVDC Centre & Manitoba Hydro International

June

  • Event: Formal Opening of the New HVDC Centre.
  • Annual HVDC Operators’ Forum: 1.5 day knowledge sharing event for owners and operators of HVDC schemes connecting to the GB network.
  • Webinar: Phasor Based Monitoring for HVDC: Sharing the knowledge from the NIA project – Hosted by the HVDC Centre, SSEN Transmission & GE.

July

  • Training Course: Introduction to RTDS Training Course: 2.5 day course on the practical use of RTDS and RSCAD – Led by the HVDC Centre.
  • Seminar: Protection Coordination Seminar: 0.5 day seminar sharing experience of HVDC protection – Hosted by the HVDC Centre.
  • TAB: Technical Advisory Board Meeting: 1 day meeting of the Centre’s TAB – Invitees only.

August

  • Seminar: Integrated Offshore Seminar: 0.5 day seminar on the technical challenges of an integrated approach to offshore development – Hosted by the HVDC Centre.
  • Conference: CIGRE Paris conference, paper publication: Multi-vendor extension of existing HVDC Schemes – Presented by the HVDC Centre.

September

  • Training Course: DigSilent Training: 2 day course on using the DigSilent software – Led by DigSilent.

October

  • Training Course: RTDS advanced training: Integrating RTDS with various hardware controls – Led by the HVDC Centre.

November

  • TAB: Technical Advisory Board Meeting: 1 day meeting of the Centre’s TAB – Invitees only.

or 2021 – please revisit this page for details.