Monday, Feb. 25

7:30am -8:15am

Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15am – 8:30am

Welcome Remarks

Saifur Rahman, Chair, 2013 ISGT Conference
Noel Schultz, President, IEEE PES

8:30am – 9:00am

Keynote Address: Grid Modernization & Resiliency

Patricia Hoffman
Assistant Secretary, US Dept. of Energy
Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability



9:00am – 10:15am Plenary Session:  Assessing Progress in Smart Grid Deployment

Chair: Hank Kenchington,
Deputy Assistant Secretary
Office of Electricity and Energy Reliability, DOE

Jeff Gooding, IT General Manager of Smart Grid Engineering, Southern California Edison 
John Hewa, Vice President Research, Engineering & Technical Services, NRECA 
John McDonald, Vice President Technical Services, PECO 
Carl Imhoff, Manager Electricity Infrastructure Market Sector, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

10:15am-10:30am Coffee Break

Panel Sessions

Paper Sessions

Smart Grid Deployment Project Success Stories

Learning from Smart Grid Demonstration Projects Technology Challenges  I  II

SGIG: Mid Atlantic Smart Grid Activities

Smart Grid Demonstration Project (DOE)

Grid Integration of Distributed Energy Resources and Electric Vehicles

Markets The International Viewpoint
1:00pm – 2:30pm

Smart Grid Customer Education and Awareness

Smart Grid Demonstration Project (DOE)

Transactive Energy Techniques for End-to-End Power System Operation

Storage Cybersecurity I
2:30pm – 3:00pm
Coffee Break
3:00pm – 5:00pm

SGIG: Distribution Automation Projects

Deployable Smart Grids for Military and other Applications

Impact of synchrophasors and wide area monitoring on renewable energy penetration and operation

DER Cybersecurity II
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Poster Presentations and Reception