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31 Jul, 2020, 10:00 BST GIS4SmartGrid 2020 | 24-26 November 2020 | 100+ leading utilities to demonstrate the full value of Next-Gen GIS, how to secure investment, and speed up wide-scale integration at virtual conference

The virtual GIS4SmartGrid 2020 conference will take place 24 – 26 November 2020. Over 3 intensive conference days, participants will get the...


30 Jul, 2020, 10:00 BST Smart Grid Network Planning 2020 Virtual Conference | Smart Grid Network Planning leaders and specialists come together 17-19 November 2020 to drive innovation in network planning, achieve next-gen smart grid, and facilitate decarbonisation

Recent research carried out among European TSOs and DSOs by Smart Grid Forums indicates that Network Planners are at a critical juncture in terms of...


07 Jul, 2020, 08:00 BST Advanced Metering Infrastructure 2020 | 13-15 October, Virtual Conference | Smart Grid Forums | Join AMI Experts as They Gather on the Swapcard Platform for 3 Days of Case-study Implementation Insights From Cutting-edge Projects and New Technology Innovation Ideas

Smart meters and AMI systems provide valuable insights into customer behaviour and the low voltage grid. These insights are essential for achieving...


04 Mar, 2020, 10:00 GMT Smart Grid Innovation 2020

Recent utility research carried out by Smart Grid Forums indicates that the European utility sector is under significant pressure to improve its...


03 Feb, 2020, 16:01 GMT Smart Grid Cybersecurity 2020

Europe's leading CISO's and cybersecurity experts will convene in Berlin to advance prevention, detection and response strategies to ensure the...


14 Jan, 2020, 11:26 GMT Utility Telecoms 2020 | 25 - 27 February 2020, Amsterdam |

Recent utility research carried out by Smart Grid Forums indicates that the pressure is on for European utilities to develop their roadmaps amidst...


14 Jan, 2020, 10:00 GMT Smart Grid Forums: Fundamentals of IEC 61850 2020 - Intensive 3-day Training Programme for Electrical Engineers new to IEC 61850

IEC 61850 is far more than a communication protocol – it is an engineering philosophy and a common language for all those working with digital...


26 Nov, 2019, 10:00 GMT NextGen SCADA Global 2020 - 150+ Electric Utility SCADA System Professionals Convene in Berlin to Review Recent Implementations of Next Generation SCADA Systems

Recent research carried out by Smart Grid Forums has indicated that most utilities have upgraded their SCADA systems over the last few years and are...


18 Oct, 2019, 13:12 BST Common Information Model 2020 | 21-23 January 2020, Amsterdam | 100+ Leading CIM Implementers Will Convene in Amsterdam to Demonstrate the Full Value of CIM to Secure Investment and Speed up Wide-Scale Implementation

European utilities are experiencing great internal pressure to demonstrate the full value of CIM to secure investment and speed up its wide scale...


05 Sep, 2019, 10:00 BST Smart Grid Forums' Digital Substations Conference 2019 Set to Explore Strategies for Accelerating the Mass Roll-out of Digital Substations to Maximise Grid Visibility, Reliability & Security

European utilities are under immense pressure to refurbish their brownfield substation sites whilst simultaneously accelerating the deployment of...


19 Aug, 2019, 15:19 BST 100+ Grid Flexibility Professionals will Convene in London During Smart Grid Flexibility 2019 to Discuss the Best Routes to Achieving Energy System Flexibility Through Effective DER Integration & Operation

According to Navigant Research, global DER capacity is expected to grow to 528.4 GW by 2026, representing 9% of annual global power supply and a 399% ...


28 May, 2019, 09:15 BST Smart Grid Forums: 4 Exciting Applications of IEC 61850 at the Grid Edge

As the use of IEC 61850 to provide protection, automation and control of substation equipment proliferates across global smart grids, new...


28 May, 2019, 09:00 BST Smart Grid Forums: GIS - A Single Source of Truth for the Utility Asset Lifecycle

Traditionally, within the electric utilities, GIS has primarily been a tool for asset managers to access basic information about the physical nature...


06 Feb, 2019, 17:18 GMT Smart Grid Forums: Online Condition Monitoring - Making Sense of Sensors in the Age of the Smart Grid

Grid operators across Europe are experiencing higher maintenance and reinforcement costs than ever before and, without significant increases in...


14 Jan, 2019, 09:00 GMT SGTech Europe 2019 – 250+ Smart Grid Technical Professionals Gather to Review 40+ Utility Implementation Case-studies in the Digital Substation, Next Generation SCADA, Utility Telecom and Cybersecurity Domains

The 3rd edition of SGTech Europe 2019, the Smart Grid Innovation Project Exchange, takes place 26-28 March 2019 in Amsterdam. Supported by the IEC,...


08 Nov, 2018, 15:52 GMT Energy Intrusion Detection 2019 - Advanced IDS Implementation to Futureproof Smart Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution

Smart Grid Forums' recent research has revealed that grid operators and generators are now fully committed to the implementation of Intrusion...


07 Nov, 2018, 16:30 GMT Energy Intrusion Detection 2019 - 120+ Utility Cybersecurity Leaders and OT Specialists to Meet in Amsterdam and Explore Critical IDS Developments in the Wake of the NIS Directive

Smart Grid Forums' recent research has revealed that grid operators and generators are now fully committed to the implementation of Intrusion...


13 Sep, 2018, 06:00 BST GIS4SmartGrid 2018, 20-22 November, Amsterdam Smart Grid Forums

120+ Smart Grid Geographical Information System leaders and specialists gather to review the latest GIS system developments and implementations...


13 Aug, 2018, 16:34 BST Grid Analytics Europe 2018, 25-27 September 2018, London

Big data management, analytics and visualisation to power the smart utility The 4th annual Grid Analytics Europe 2018 conference, exhibition and...