IEEE

Program

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Sunday March 11
16:00-19:00 Early Registration (Foyer)
19:00-23:00 Hospitality Suites (3rd floor)
Monday March 12
07:00-08:00 Registration (Foyer), Breakfast (Ballroom 5/7/9/Corridor), Authors Breakfast (Neilson 3)
08:00-08:50 Presentation 1 – Standards Vs. Reality (Ballroom 4/6/8)
09:00-09:50 Presentation 2 – Specifying VFDs and Motors to reduce Capex and Opex; Common Mistakes & Misconceptions (Ballroom 4/6/8)
10:00-10:50 Presentation 3 – Cooling System Management Strategies for the Oil-Immersed Power Transformers  (Ballroom 4/6/8)
11:00-11:50 Presentation 4 – Reducing Pump Downtime by Mitigation of VSD Power Quality Problems (Ballroom 4/6/8)
11:50-13:10 Lunch & Keynote Speaker (Ballroom 5/7/9/Corridor)
13:10-15:00 Panel Discussion 1 – Hazardous locations; codes, standards, guidelines and area classification (Ballroom 4/6/8)
15:00-15:50 Presentation 5 – Parallel Safety Journeys: The Evolution of CSA Z462 and One Organization’s Safety Management System (Ballroom 4/6/8)
16:00-16:50 Presentation 6 – The Physics of Conductor Ampacity (Ballroom 4/6/8)
17:00-23:00 Hospitality Suites (3rd floor)
Tuesday March 13
07:00-08:00 Registration (Foyer), Breakfast (Ballroom 5/7/9), Authors Breakfast (Neilson 3)
08:00-08:50

Presentation 7 –  2018 CSA Z463 Standard for Electrical Maintenance Updates (Ballroom 4)

Presentation 11 – Centralized Emergency Lighting Design – An Innovative Approach (Ballroom 6/8)

09:00-09:50

Presentation 8 – Controlled Design Considerations for Controlling EHT Sheath Temperatures in Hazardous Locations (Ballroom 4)

Presentation 12 – Detection of Defects in High Voltage Equipment Using Radio Frequency and Acoustic Emissions Survey Instruments (Ballroom 6/8)

10:00-10:50

Presentation 9 – Combined Heat and Power Distributed Generation Inter-tie Protection IEC 61850 Based Implementation (Ballroom 4)

Presentation 13 – Energy Savings Using Motors (Ballroom 6/8)

11:00-11:50

Presentation 10 – Current Limiting Arc Flash Quenching System (Ballroom 4)

Presentation 14 – Mitigating Voltage sag and Maintaining Power System Stability by FCLD (Ballroom 6/8)

11:50-13:10 Lunch & Committee Recognition (Ballroom 5/7/9)
13:10-19:00 Vendor Exhibition & Social (Telus Convention Center North Exhibition Hall C)
19:00-23:00 Hospitality Suites (3rd Floor)
Wednesday March 14
07:00-08:00 Registration (Foyer), Breakfast (Ballroom 5/7/9), Authors Breakfast (Neilson 3)
08:00-08:50 Presentation 15 – Re-write of Section 10 of the 2018 Canadian Electrical Code (Ballroom 4/6/8)
09:00-09:50 Presentation 16 – Avoiding Voltage Transformer Failures Due to Switching:
Analysis, Solution, Field Implementation & Verification  (Ballroom 4/6/8)
10:00-11:50 Panel Discussion 2 – What is energized electrical work?  (Ballroom 4/6/8)
11:50-13:10 Tutorial Lunch
13:10-17:00

Tutorial 1 – CSA Z462-2018 Changes, Challenges and Opportunities  (Ballroom 4)

Tutorial 2 – Medium Voltage Breakers and Applications (Ballroom 6)