Microgrid Workshop

Tuesday, February 26

7:00am - 7:00pm

Conference Registration - 1st Floor Registration Counter

7:00am - 8:00am

Breakfast - Churchill D

Session 1 - Churchill B

8:00am - 8:15am

Opening Remarks and Setting the Stage - Ted Borer, Princeton University and David Musto, Thermo Systems

8:15am - 8:45am

Nanogrid to Campus Campus Microgrid - Santa Fe Community College Collaboration - Clark Wiedetz, Siemens; Henry Mignardot, Santa Fe Community College


Campus Wide 61850 Microgrid for a Tri-Generational Critical Care Campus at UMass Medical - Ryan Bolduc, Wunderlich-Malec; Matthew Stelmach, University of Massachusetts Medical School


Plug and Play Microgrid Control Sstems - Scott Manson, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories


Recap and Q&A


Refreshment Break - Churchill D

Session 2 - Churchill B


Microgrid Studies Indentify Key Design Elements - Ernie Leaf, Stanley Consultants


Planning for the Future with Cyber-Secure Microgrids - Chris Evanich, S&C Electric


Using Advanced Technology to Support Business Objectives and Clean Energy - Jacob Friedman, Schneider Electric


Recap and Q&A

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Workshop Luncheon - Churchill D

Session 3 - Churchill B


Legislative Update from the Microgrid Resources Coalition - Baird Brown, eco(n)law


Temple University's Microgrid and 25 Years of Lessons Learned - Andrew Holden, Temple University


The Role of Microgrids in Distributed Generation on University Campuses - Tom McDonnell, Rockwell Automation


Microgrids Using District Heating Piping as the "Grid" - Joseph Martorano, Kiely Family of Companies


Refreshment Break - Churchill D

Session 4 - Churchill B


Recap and Q&A


Campus Forum Meeting - Jackson

5:00pm - 6:30pm

Opening Reception for All Conference + Workshop Attendees with Business Partner Exhibitors - Grand Salon A-C

Technical Tours

Technical Tours will visit local district energy facilities on Friday, March 1. All Technical Tours include a Pre-Tour Briefing where you can enjoy breakfast while tour hosts share brief overview presentations of the systems you will visit on the tour.

Due to space limitations, tour registrations are limited and must be completed in advance of the conference. A waitlist will become available as tours reach capacity.

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