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Plain Talk in Charlotte March 2012

Plain Talk About the Electric Power Industry

Hosted by UNC-Charlotte Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Charlotte, North Carolina

March 5-7, 2012

IEEE PES PLAIN TALK courses for the power industry professional will help you to understand technical aspects of the electric power industry, even if you do not have an engineering background. You will gain insights into the concerns of engineers, the demands of regulators and consumer groups, and the factors and trends that impact the operation of today's electric power systems. These courses are also appropriate for new engineers to the industry, or for engineers in other fields who are transitioning to the electric power industry. These courses aim to increase your understanding of the electric power system by providing you with practical knowledge that you can use as you work in or with this important industry.

  • Power System Basics - Understanding the Electric Utility Operation Inside and Out
    • Monday, March 5, 2012              8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Distribution System - Delivering Power to the Customer
    • Tuesday, March 6, 2012             8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Transmission System - The Interconnected Bulk Electric System
    • Wednesday, March 7, 2012         8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Each day begins at 7:30 am with continental breakfast and registration. These courses are eligible for CEU/PDH credit.

There will be an optional reception and tour of the brand new Energy Production and Infrastructure Center ( http://epic.uncc.edu/ ) after the March 5 class.

Early Bird Registration Extended to February 13, 2012!

Click here to Register

Click here for Brochure

For more information, contact:

LaToya Gourdine, Administrator Education Services, IEEE Power & Energy Society

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    or  (732) 981-2876

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