Accelerating the Mass Roll-out of Digital Substations to Maximise Grid Visibility, Reliability and Security
26-28 November 2019 | Berlin, Germany


Conference Day 3 Thursday 28 November 2019 Download
08:00Registration and refreshments
08:45Welcome back from the chair
  • Sérgio Ramos Pinto
    Sérgio Ramos Pinto
    Associate Director, Digital Grid, Networks' Digital Platform, EDP
09:00Optimising the Engineering Process – reducing the time and cost of engineering multi-vendor multi-edition digital substations through advanced configuration management
  • Pablo Humeres Flores
    Pablo Humeres Flores
    Head of Automation Systems of Substations, Power Plants and Control Centers, Eletrosul Brazil
09:45Advanced Fault Location - integrating advanced fault detection in SCADA systems and legacy digital substations to optimise outage time
10:30Morning refreshments and exhibition
11:00Cybersecurity – implementing advanced prevention and detection systems to maximise substation protection and rapidly respond to unforeseen cyberthreats
11:45Advanced Testing for Multi-Vendor Systems – fully automating the system testing procedure to ensure an efficient and cost-effective approach for next generation digital substations
12:30Lunch, networking & exhibition
14:00The uprise of IoT – preparing the DSO data landscape for the future potential of IoT
  • Tom Segers
    Tom Segers
    Head of Department Digitalization & Communication Technology, Fluvius
14:45Cloud based Substations – leveraging cloud solutions to support high volume data storage, management and analytics
  • Sérgio Ramos Pinto
    Sérgio Ramos Pinto
    Associate Director, Digital Grid, Networks' Digital Platform, EDP
15:30Afternoon refreshments, networking and exhibition
16:00Tutorial: AI & ML for the Substation - integrating AI & ML functionality into digital substations to drive the self-healing self-learning substation
  • Marc Richter - Fraunhofer IFF
    Dr Marc Richter
    Technology Evangelist for Energy Systems, Fraunhofer IFF
  • Ahmed Jawad - E.ON Digital Technology
    Ahmed Jawad
    Head of Advanced Analytics, Smart Agents and Systems, E.ON Digital Technology
17:30End of conference