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The Grid Forward community is active across a wide range of objectives, topics, activities… and events. The events calendar below is a curated collection of the events we see that have the most interest and participation among the grid modernization organizations in our region. If you know an event we should be featuring, please send a note to David Smith.
The profound threat and costs of fire within our region continues to grow. We are witnessing escalating wildland fire behavior; increasing risks to utility crews and responders; significant loss of homes and property; dramatic growth in suppression costs; rising post-fire impacts; and continued injuries and loss of lives. With public power being thrust into the spotlight, those within the utility sector must act now to avert future disasters and stem the fiery tide. This conference will provide a forum unlike…Find out more »
DISTRIBUTECH International is the leading annual transmission and distribution event that addresses technologies used to move electricity from the power plant through the transmission and distribution systems to the meter and inside the home. The conference and exhibition offer information, products and services related to electricity delivery automation and control systems, energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy integration, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, communications technologies, cyber security, water utility technology and more.Find out more »
The Oregon Solar Energy Conference is the nation’s best regional solar conference. In 2019 the conference hosted over 500 attendees representing over 220 companies, with over 30 exhibitors & sponsors and 57 sessions ranging from technical training to business training to solar policy. The conference offered over 20 hours registered for NABCEP CE.Find out more »
World Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exposition is the premier showcase for industry innovation, the longest-running conference devoted to electric mobility and technologies, and a symposium and exposition convening industry, academia and government leaders. It will assemble global leaders from industry, government, and academia in Portland to explore and discuss the technical, policy, and market achievements—and challenges—in advancing the electrification of transportation.Find out more »