Developing advanced SCADA, EMS and DMS infrastructure to deliver intelligent monitoring and control of the evolving energy system
24-25 March 2021 | Virtual Conference
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Programme

Conference Day 1 Wednesday 24 March 2021 Download
08:00Participant login, objective setting, meeting scheduling, poll participation
08:20Welcome Address
  • Mandana White
    Mandana White
    CEO, Smart Grid Forums
  • Frank Jacobs - Accenture
    Frank Jacobs
    Senior Principal Transmission & Distribution, Accenture
08:30Legacy Upgrade Options - determining how best to integrate SCADA systems with other IT and OT systems to optimise grid operations
09:00ADMS Implementation Review - evaluating the transition from conventional SCADA/DMS/OMS to state-of-the-art ADMS to enable an efficient and holistic grid overview
  • Mohamed Abdelghany
    Mohamed Abdelghany
    Specialist SCADA Master Station , Dubai Electricity and Water Authority
09:30EMS Roadmap for TSOs - determining the control centre tools, processes and systems required for full the integration of evolving energy markets and determining how SCADA fits into future smart grid system architectures
  • Dr. Kamal Radi
    Dr. Kamal Radi
    Senior Specialist - SCADA & EMS Solutions, ESB International
10:00Out of Industry Case Study - outlining the implementation and completion of a new digital SCADA+ gas transport management system at Gasunie
  • Eddie Lycklama à Nijeholt
    Eddie Lycklama à Nijeholt
    Program Manager for Control Room Replacement, Gasunie
10:30Q&A Panel Session
10:45Morning Break, Exhibition, Networking
11:00Next Gen SCADA Upgrades - outlining a new SCADA system implementation project and the overall migration strategy
11:30SCADA Legacy Upgrade Options - determining how best to integrate SCADA systems with other IT and OT systems to optimise grid operations
12:00Modular Design of Control Centre Systems - modular designing of control centre systems from a TSO’s perspective
12:30SCADA & Asset Management - integrating SCADA with asset management systems to support the efficient and real time flow of data and optimise predictive maintenance
13:00Q&A Panel Session
13:15Lunch, Exhibition, Networking
14:00GIS Data Integration - outlining plans for the renewal of the SCADA system including integration of GIS data to achieve accurate and real-time monitoring of the grid
  • Senior Representative
    Fabien Petit
    Head of Source Substations & Metrology, SRD
14:30IoT & SCADA - moving beyond classical SCADA solutions to incorporate IoT platforms in the operation of Distribution System Operators
  • Antonello Monti
    Antonello Monti
    Director, Institute for Automation of Complex Power Systems, E.ON Energy Research Centre, RWTH Aachen University
15:00SCADA & FLISR - integrating fault detection FLISR and SCADA systems into an ADMS to improve restoration and to reduce outage time
  • Lino Prka
    Lino Prka
    Software Architect, DNV GL
15:30Wide Area Monitoring & SCADA - implementing Wide Area Monitoring (WAM) systems to improve grid planning, operation and maintenance; integrating with established SCADA systems
  • Renan Augusto da Costa Leites
    Renan Augusto da Costa Leites
    EMS & Engineering Applications Manager, Operador Nacional do Sistema Elétrico
16:00Q&A Panel Session
16:15Afternoon Break, Exhibition, Networking
16:30Technology Innovation Panel – integrating next generation SCADA, DMS, EMS
17:15Q&A Panel Session
17:30Roundtable Discussions
18:30Roundtable Feedback
19:00Closing Remarks
  • Mandana White
    Mandana White
    CEO, Smart Grid Forums
  • Frank Jacobs - Accenture
    Frank Jacobs
    Senior Principal Transmission & Distribution, Accenture
Conference Day 2 Thursday 25 March 2021 Download
08:00Participant login, objective setting, meeting scheduling, poll participation
08:20Welcome Address
08:30SCADA for Microgrid - Integrating SCADA and microgrids as part of a wider distribution system to enable grid flexibility
  • Senior Representative
    Ursula Krisper
    Engineer, Elektro Ljubljana
09:00SCADA for Wind Farms - optimising the implementation of SCADA as a common platform for managing and controlling renewable energy assets including wind turbines
  • Gregor Biering
    Gregor Biering
    Team Lead Application Development , RWE Renewables
09:30Gateway Functionality - enabling enhanced data gateway functionalities to enable data sharing from digital substations to SCADA
10:00CIM for Data Integration - developing an information platform for data exchange between energy companies using the CIM standard and CIMXML format and managing its integration with a SCADA / EMS model management system
10:30Q&A Panel Session
10:45Morning Break, Exhibition, Networking
11:00Data Integration - building on CIM to achieve the seamless integration of data models in different systems from different suppliers to support real-time operations
11:30AI&ML - leveraging AI & ML techniques on analytics platforms to enable autonomous decision-making and optimise an integrated network
12:00NIS Directive Evolution - reviewing how successfully the NIS directive has been implemented and how it can be translated it to an ISO 27103/NIST CSF approach
12:30Cyber Security Frameworks - developing a SCADA security strategy that manages the risk of integration with enterprise and external systems. Implementing an ISA/IEC-62443 and ISO/IEC-27001 OT cyber security management system
  • Carlos Montes Portela
    Carlos Montes Portela
    Senior DSO Security Officer, Information Security for OT, IT/OT and Smart Grids, Enexis
13:00Q&A Panel Session
13:15Lunch, Exhibition, Networking
14:00SCADA Cyber Security Regulation - determining and meeting IT security law requirements for utility critical infrastructure
14:30IDS for SCADA - Strengthening security incident detection, response and recovery capabilities for SCADA networks
15:00Control Authentication - strengthening security protection capabilities and safeguarding your system even if SCADA is breached
  • Senior Representative
    Abdo Saad
    Department Manager, Con Edison
15:30Cybersecurity Culture - building a cyber security culture that integrates skillsets and competencies from within both IT & OT teams
16:00Q&A Panel Session
16:15Closing Remarks