Driving the rapid replacement of cybersecure IEC 61850 systems within the substation, inter-substations, to the control room, and across DER infrastructure

Monday 18th to Friday 22nd October 2021
Hybrid Event: Onsite: Gothenburg Sweden + Online: Swapcard Virtual Event Platform
Event Time Zone: Central European Time (CET)

Save up to
€800 on Delegate places
€2,000 on Exhibitor spaces
By booking before Friday 25th June 2021


“The quality of the speakers, the right balance of end-users, consultants and manufacturers, the live interactions, all provided excellent opportunities to learn from the best beyond what I thought possible, and to expand my network.”
Stephan Picard, Engineer - BBA
@IEC 61850 USA 2021
“Great conference where you can learn from distinguished experts in IEC 61850 and how power utilities are leveraging and implementing the standard in pilot projects and future substations.”
Jun Verzosa, Sr. Principal Consultant - Doble Engineering
@IEC 61850 USA 2021

“Excellent opportunity to share knowledge watching people around the world.”
Nestor Castilla, TAE Manager, Doble Engineering
@IEC 61850 USA 2021
“The IEC 61850 conference never fails to provide wise guidance, new ideas and a wealth of practical knowledge that be transferred into optimal design, engineering and maintenance in the day job.”
David MacDonald, System Monitoring Lead Engineer - Iberdrola
@IEC 61850 Global 2020

“The community continues to push and elaborate on real-world topics. This is where the virtual event gets us all synchronized.”
Stefan Hufnagl, Industry Specialist Energy - COPA-DATA
@IEC 61850 Global 2020
“The conference was very well organised, informative and dynamic. It attracted many experts from around the world. I would say it is one of the best virtual conferences that I have been involved to date. Congratulations to the Smart Grid Forums team, presenters and attendees.”
Tuan Vu, Senior Digital Asset Strategies Engineer - Powerlink Queensland
@IEC 61850 Global 2020

“This setup and platform for Virtual Conferences is the best so for, next best to meeting in person”
Birkir Heimisson, Project manager for smart grid development - Landsnet
@IEC 61850 Global 2020
“IEC 61850 Global is an excellent platform for sharing knowledge and experience. The input from end-users and OEMs is very valuable to keep updated and engaged in the wonderful world of IEC 61850.”
Bas Mulder, Technologist OT - TenneT
@IEC 61850 Global 2020

“This is an excellent virtual conference which simulates the actual conference environment. It was an enjoyable experience.”
Tony Yip, Technical Director - Kehui International Ltd
@IEC 61850 Global 2020
“Excellent opportunity to meet and discuss given the travel limitations.”
Elemer Dementer, Manager, P&C Engineering - SaskPower
@IEC 61850 Global 2020

“Exciting avenue to learn of the state-of-the-art implementations and updates on IEC 61850 standard.”
Mohd Iqbal Ridwan, Chief Solutions Officer - TNBX Sdn. Bhd
@IEC 61850 Global 2020
“Great event that brings the IEC 61850 community together and allows us to share experiences and latest news.”
Peter Kreutzer, Product Manager - Hitachi ABB Power Grids
@IEC 61850 Global 2020

"IEC 61850 Global 2019 covers a very comprehensive and broad aspects of the power system. The conference focuses on IEC 61850 as well as a wide range of advanced technologies associated with the power system. The event is extremely well organised, and the quality of presenters and topics is the best that I have ever been involved in."
Tuan Vu, Senior Digital Asset Strategies Engineer – Powerlink Queensland
@IEC 61850 Global 2019
"An excellent opportunity to look further than the end of your own nose and acknowledge that other people's solutions to shared problems may be far better than yours."
Julio E. Dominguez, SAS Designer – UFD
@IEC 61850 Global 2019

"Well represented conference from utility stakeholders & decision makers as well as major vendors worked together to align their vision of Smart Grid & solve upcoming challenges."
Mital Kanabar, Chief Apps Architect - GE Grid Solutions
@IEC 61850 Global 2019
“IEC 61850 Global let me understand the challenges European utilities are facing with the adoption of IEC 61850. It was eye opening to see the challenges we are facing at the same time.”
Andrew Shorn, Senior P&C Engineer - NB Power
@IEC 61850 Global 2018

“Great to see what the market trends and difficult needs of other utilities are and how they were addressed on the challenges facing IEC 61850.“
Gwennael Delhiere, Asset Manager Secondary Systems - Elia
@IEC 61850 Global 2018
“Excellently organised event bringing together people from all over the world and from all fields of application for discussing really relevant topics.”
Gerhard Strauhs, DF FA AS ETM R&D-SW DE - ETM Professional Control
@IEC 61850 Global 2018

“Great for keeping up to date on IEC 1850 standards and real-world application issues.”
Manuel Pimenta, Senior Engineer - Con Edison
@IEC 61850 Europe 2017
“A very useful time, open exchange of ideas and information. Excellent real-world presentations.”
Allan Wales, Distribution Systems Specialist - SP Energy Networks
@IEC 61850 Europe 2017

“It was my first time visiting such a conference. We have been using IEC 61850 for some years in our company, but this conference helps me better understand the issues and problems of IEC 61850.”
Leonard Zvorovski, Manager - Elektrilevi
@IEC 61850 Europe 2017
“We really enjoy this conference in order to share our feedback, experience and questions, with the experts of IEC 61850 from all over the world. The network and the ideas coming from other experts will definitely help us for the future developments of DER Grid integration projects.”
Peng Li, Project Manager of SCADA and EE R&D Team - Engie Green
@IEC 61850 Europe 2017