Developing advanced SCADA, EMS and DMS infrastructure to deliver intelligent monitoring and control of the evolving energy system
| Berlin, Germany


SCADA System Integration Workshop Monday 27 January 2020 Download
09:30Registration and refreshments
10:30Session 1: Trend Analysis
  • Dr.-Ing. Andreas Kubis
    Dr.-Ing. Andreas Kubis
    Department Manager Research & Development, PSI AG
11:15Session 2: Digital Architecture & Governance
  • Lino Prka
    Lino Prka
    Software Architect, DNV GL
12:00Lunch and networking
13:00Session 3: Overcoming the Challenges of System Integration
  • Ovidiu Serban
    Ovidiu Serban
    Senior Consultant in Intelligent Networks & Communication, DNV GL
13:45Session 4: Applying CIM
  • Dr. Mathias Uslar
    Dr. Mathias Uslar
    Group Manager Standardised Systems Engineering & Assessment, OFFIS
14:30Afternoon refreshments and networking
15:00Session 5: Achieving Interoperability Across the SCADA System Landscape
  • Jurgen Meister
    Dr. Jürgen Meister
    Head of R&D Energy Division, OFFIS Chairman of Architecture Committee, Open Konsequenz
15:45Session 6: Case Study and Q&A
  • Bas Kruimer
    Bas Kruimer
    Business Director Intelligent Networks & Communication, DNV GL
17:00End of Workshop
Conference Day 1 Tuesday 28 January 2020 Download
08:00Registration and refreshments
08:45Opening address from the Chair
09:00Next-Gen SCADA Infrastructure: Presenting a vision for the future of smart grid SCADA and outlining the necessary steps to achieve it
09:45Modular Design: Designing flexible next-gen SCADA architectures to meet the challenges of a rapidly evolving energy system
10:30Morning refreshments, exhibition and networking
11:00Panel: Business Case: Examining SCADA in the context of the energy transition to build a compelling business case for investment in advanced features
12:30Lunch, exhibition and networking
14:00ADMS: Integrating SCADA with DMS and OMS to create a centralised platform for advanced management of distribution grids
  • Mohamed Abdelghany
    Mohamed Abdelghany
    Specialist SCADA Master Station , Dubai Electricity and Water Authority
14:45Next-Gen SCADA/EMS: Developing future-proof SCADA/EMS infrastructure to effectively meet the challenges of the energy transition
15:30Afternoon refreshments, exhibition and networking
16:00SCADA Projects & Delivery: Employing industry best practices to improve SCADA project delivery outcomes and reduce implementation timelines
  • Bas Kruimer
    Bas Kruimer
    Business Director Intelligent Networks & Communication, DNV GL
16:45SCADA Migration: Seamlessly migrating to next-gen SCADA while maximising value from legacy systems
17:30Roundtable Discussions
19:00Evening Networking Reception
21:00End of Conference Day One
Conference Day 2 Wednesday 29 January 2020 Download
08:00Registration and refreshments
08:45Welcome back from the Chair
09:00SCADA & Cloud: Exploring the potential for cloud-based SCADA to deliver a more flexible and distributed smart grid control architecture
10:30Morning refreshments, exhibition and networking
11:00Panel: Advanced Features and Functionalities: Unlocking new SCADA features to maximise technical benefits and improve ROI
12:30Lunch, exhibition and networking reception
14:00NextGen SCADA Architecture: Delivering a unified enterprise OT network management platform to optimize multi-asset utilities
  • Branka Rakic
    Branka Rakic
    Chief Architect, OSI (Open Systems International INC)
14:45Automated Curative System Operation: Leveraging real-time state estimation to deliver automated remedial action during periods of high system loading
15:30Afternoon refreshments, exhibition and networking
16:00SCADA Data: Maximising enterprise-wide benefits from SCADA through effective extraction and utilisation of SCADA data
16:45Wide-Area Monitoring: Leveraging phasor measurement units to improve situational awareness and grid resilience
  • Senior Representative
    Speakers to be confirmed
17:30End of Conference Day 2
Conference Day 3 Thursday 30 January 2020 Download
08:00Registration and refreshments
08:45Welcome back from the Chair
09:00Smart Tools for Energy Markets – Specifying the range of control centre tools, processes and systems required for full integration with evolving energy markets
09:45SCADA & DERs: Developing next-gen SCADA functionality to fully support flexibility and an evolving energy market
10:30Morning refreshments, exhibition and networking
11:00Managing Dynamic Load: Delivering accurate load flow calculations from fluctuating supply and demand to support a stable and resilient grid
11:45DSO Operational Planning: Developing operational planning, re-dispatch, and congestion management capability at the distribution-level to deliver advanced energy system operation
  • Jonas Eickmann
    Jonas Eickmann
    Future Grid Operational Planning, Westnetz
12:30Lunch, exhibition and networking
14:00SCADA & Flexibility: Deploying cloud-based SCADA to deliver agile and scalable control of flexibility resources
  • Leon Maruša
    Leon Maruša
    Power Systems Engineer, Elektroinštitut Milan Vidmar
14:45Forecasting: Developing advanced forecasting models to support a wide range of next-gen SCADA analytical tools
  • Frank Jacobs - Accenture
    Frank Jacobs
    Senior Principal Transmission & Distribution, Accenture
15:30Afternoon refreshments, exhibition and networking
16:00FLISR: Leveraging real-time data to intelligently locate, isolate, and restore faults
16:45Low-Voltage Monitoring: Extending SCADA to the LV network to support higher levels of DER integration and smarter system operation
  • Jan Ringelstein
    Jan Ringelstein
    Senior Scientific Officer IT-Systems Grid Operation, Fraunhofer IEE
17:30End of Conference Day 3
SCADA Cybersecurity Seminar Friday 31 January 2020 Download
08:00Registration and refreshments
08:45Welcome back from the Chair
09:00Next-Gen SCADA Security Strategy: Developing a SCADA security strategy that strikes an effective balance between security and usability
09:40Cybersecurity Policy: Aligning organisational approaches to cybersecurity with the latest technology and standards to comprehensively manage all types of cybersecurity risk
10:20Next Generation IDS Implementation and Integration: Optimising IDS deployment to maximise effectiveness while minimising both investment and potential disruption to critical network operations
11:00Morning refreshments and networking
11:30Technology Innovation Panel: Developing state-of-the-art cybersecurity solutions to meet the diverse requirements of grid operators
12:50Lunch and networking
13:50Emerging Threats: Understanding evolving hacker trends and how technology innovations are opening SCADA infrastructure up to advanced, persistent attacks
  • Martin Gilje Jaatun - Sintef
    Martin Gilje Jaatun
    Senior Scientist Information Security, SINTEF
14:30Security Operations Centre: Building the capability to effectively detect and respond to the full range of cybersecurity threats
15:10Threat Detection: Developing advanced security monitoring and threat detection to deliver cyber resilience in OT environments
  • Giovanna Dondossola
    Giovanna Dondossola
    Transmission and Distribution Technologies Department, RSE
15:50Afternoon refreshments and networking
16:20SCADA Cyberattack Live Demo: Demonstrating real-life attacks on SCADA equipment and physical security systems to establish effective mitigation strategies
  • Dmytry Cherkashyn
    Dmytry Cherkashyn
    IT/OT Security Scientist, Institute for Security & Safety (ISS) at Brandenburg University of Applied Sciences
17:20End of Seminar