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Make plans to join us this coming spring in Tucson! 

The 2023 Spring Technical Workshop will be held at the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Arizona. The workshop will include a focus on a number of key areas, including Resource Adequacy, GFM, IBR, Flexibility, Transmission, EVs, among others.


Event Schedule

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Monday, March 27
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Tutorial: Integrating Planning Tools and Processes for Effective Planning of Future Power Systems
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Special Event: An Introduction to G-PST
12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Introduction, Keynote Comments & Opening Plenary

  • Keynote: Planning for the Energy Transition
  • Opening Plenary: A Panel Discussion:  High VRE Future – A Way Forward

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Board Meeting/Dinner

Tuesday, March 28
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Technical Workshop

  • Session 1: Interregional Transmission
  • Session 2: Scaling EVs - Grid Considerations

12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Annual Membership Meeting
12:30 - 1:45 p.m. Lunch
1:45 - 5:30 p.m. Technical Workshop 

  • Session 3: GFM Requirements and Specifications
  • Session 4: Power Systems Operation

6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Networking Reception

Wednesday, March 29
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Technical Workshop

  • Session 5: IBR Studies and Tools
  • Session 6: Resource Adequacy

12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 - 5:00 p.m. Technical Workshop 

  • Session 7: Planning Implications with Storage and IBRs
  • Session 8: Flexibility in Sector Coupling

5:00 p.m. - 5:10 p.m. Closing Comments

Thursday, March 30
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Working Group Meetings (open to members of ESIG)

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Reliability Working Group
9:00 - 11:00 a.m. System Planning Working Group
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. New Resource Adequacy Task Force

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00 - 4:00 p.m. System Operations & Market Design Working Group
1:00 - 3:00 p.m. DER Working Group


Event Registration Rates

Below you will find a breakdown of registration costs for the Tucson meeting. 

 

*Please note Early Bird rates are available until February 24, 2023.
 

Student Attendance/Registration

Students are invited to attend the Spring Technical Workshop at no cost. We have a limited number of complimentary registrations available for current students. If interested please email Ryan Willis at ryan@esig.energy to inquire about this opportunity.


Accommodations

We're excited to return to the Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Arizona!

The special ESIG room rate is $219 per night. The deadline to make your reservation is March 6, 2023.

To make your reservation and receive the ESIG preferred rate, click here.


2023 Spring Technical Workshop Sponsors

If your business is interested in sponsoring a portion of the Tucson event and being highlighted in front of a number of the industry’s top companies and leaders, click here to learn how you can become a sponsor.

 


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