Programme de la conférence

Golden, Colorado, USA

June 18-21, 2019

Tuesday, June 18

7:00 am - 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Opening of Conference & Introduction of Attendees by

The Chairman: Deepak Mankar

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Treasurer Report: Nicole Crowe

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Approval of 2018 conference meeting minutes, Constitution review

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am - 11:00 am

How far is far enough when performing soil resistivity measurements

Josh Brown, POWER Engineers Inc., Portland, OR, USA

11:00 am - 11:30 am

The Sensitivity of Soil Resistivity Measurements to the Presence of a Nearby Ground Grid

Giancarlo Leone, SR3 Engineering, Denver, CO, USA

11:30 am - 12:00 am

A Parametric Analysis of Split Factor using FCDIST

Nicole Crowe, SR3 Engineering, Denver, CO, USA

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Using HIFREQ Current Density Plots For Your Analysis To WOW Your Client

Swen Sorvala, POWER Engineers, Phoenix, AZ, USA

1:45 pm - 2:15 pm

Case Study: Transmission Line Pole Top Switch Structure Grounding

Christopher Crance, Burns & McDonnell, Kansas City, MO, USA

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Using CDEGS to Analyze the Touch and Step Potentials of Nearby Transmission Towers During a Substation

Andrea Helmig, SR3 Engineering, Denver, CO, USA

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

A Sensitivity Analysis: Changing Various Transmission Line Parameters to Study How They Affect the Electromagnetic Coupling on a Buried Pipeline

Greg Williams, HDR Inc., Billings, MT, USA

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Break

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm

Prediction of Stray DC Interference From Impressed Current Cathodic Protection Systems Using HIFREQ

Doug Gilroy, Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals, Inc., Houston, TX,USA

4:15 pm - 4:45 pm

An Introduction to the Proposed IEEE Standard 2746 on Performing AC Interference Studies

Giancarlo Leone, SR3 Engineering, Denver, CO, USA

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Volleyball

SR3 Engineering Welcome Dinner and Volleyball Tropics in the Mountains
Location: Lions Park 1300 10th St, Golden, CO 80401

Wednesday, June 19

7:00 am - 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Improvements in SES Software & Wishlist Review

SES R&D Team

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am - 10:50 am

Improvements in RESAP

Maxime Daigle, SES

10:50 am - 11:10 am

Improvements in FCDIST

Nina Mitskevitch, SES

11:10 am - 11:30 am

The New Transformer Data Editor

Christian Voyer, SES

11:30 am - 11:50 am

Efficient Ampacity Analysis and Non-Linear Resistivity Behavior in SESAmpacity

Jie Liu, SES

11:50 am - 12:10 pm

New Features in SESLibrary

Jie Liu, SES

12:10 am - 1:10 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Workshops and Discussion

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Break

3:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Workshops and Discussion

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

SES Welcome Dinner

Thursday, June 20

7:00 am - 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:00 am

The new SESCircuit Simulator

Eric Dawalibi, SES

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Improvements in RowCAD and Right-of-Way

Christian Voyer and Yexu Li, SES

9:30 am - 9:50 am

HIFREQ multi-region soil computation in CorrCAD

Yexu Li, SES

9:50 am - 10:10 am

Jagged Transmission Line Model in SESTLC

Christian Voyer, SES

10:10 am - 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Increase of Transient Simulation Speed Using Parallel Computing in SESTransient, and new features in SESTransient

Stéphane Franiatte, SES

11:00 am - 11:30 am

Impact of the Frequency Dependent Soil Models on the Lightning Performance of Grounding Electrodes

Maxime Daigle, SES

11:30 am - 12:00 am

On the Use of Electromagnetic Time Reversal Theory to Locate Lightning Strikes Along Overhead Transmission

Stéphane Franiatte, SES

12:10 am - 1:10 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm - 2:00 pm

Selection of 2021 Conference Location, Vacant Officer Elections

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Workshops and Discussion

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Break

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Workshops and Discussion

5:30 pm — 8:00 pm

Volleyball

Friday, June 21

7:00 am - 8:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:15 am

Vendor Presentation: Reliability of grounding conductors

Jeff Jordan, Copperweld, Brentwood, TN, USA

9:15 am - 9:35 am

Three-phase transformers in HIFREQ

TBA, SES

9:35 am - 9:55 am

Improvements in Multilayer Spheroidal Soil for MALZ and MALT

TBA, SES

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Workshop

11:30 am - 11:45 am

Conference Closing Speech

11:45 am - 12:00 pm

Conference Closing Speech by the Chairman