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MRO Reliability Conference - Protection Systems

Start Date:

May 25, 2016 8:00 AM

End Date:

May 25, 2016 4:30 PM

Registration Closes:

April 27, 2016 5:00 PM

Description:

The MRO Reliability Conference this year will be held on May 25th, 2016, at the MRO office, at 380 St. Peter Street, Suite 800, St. Paul, MN.
 
The focus of this year’s spring conference will be Protection Systems.
 
 Tentative Agenda Topics Will Include:
• MRO Protective Relay Subcommittee’s Misoperation Whitepaper
• Breaker Failure Schemes: Thorough Commissioning to Assure Security.
• April 7, 2015 System Disturbance in the Washington DC Area: System Protection Operations Causes and Lessons Learned.
• MRO Operating Committee’s Whitepaper: Human Performance and Ways to Avoid Human Error.
• A Registered Entity’s Approach to Managing and Reducing Misoperations.
• Root Cause Analysis Refresher with examples using actual system events.
 The final agenda will be posted at a later date.
 
LODGING INFORMATION
A block of rooms has been reserved at the St. Paul Hotel for $189 per night.
To make your reservation click here https://www.saintpaulhotel.com/?utm_source=bing&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=st-paul-hotels&utm_campaign=Hotel-St.Paul. You will need to select “Block/Rate” under the Special Rates drop down and enter 160524MRO. You may also call 1.800.292.9292 and ask for the Midwest Reliability Organization block.
 
The deadline for this reduced rate is May 3, 2014, so book your reservation now! 
 

Category:

Conference

Event Announcements:

Event Format:

In Person

Location:

MRO Office, 380 St. Peter Street, St. Paul, MN 55102

Event Contact:

Joanna Scott

Sub Event(s):

Event Materials:

Reliability Conference Announcement; 2016 MRO Spring Reliability Conference Agenda; Opening Presentation- Misops and Events; SEL Dave Costello; MRO Protective Relay Subcommittee Misoperations White Paper, Mark Gutzmann; XCEL HPI Presentation, Kent Peterson; Root Cause Analysis Refresher, Ben McMillan; Two Event Analyses With LL, Rich Bauer; CB Failure Presentation, Rich Quest; MRO OC Guide HP for Knowledge Work, Tim Nissen; RF Misoperation Efforts, Jeff Mitchell; System Protection Impacts from Increased Non-Synchronous Generation; Resource Needs Business Case, Keith Orsted