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International Conference on
Evolving Trends in Intelligent Management of the Future Grid
23rd and 24th January 2017 at India Expo Centre, Greater Noida, NCR, India

INTELECT provides a networking platform to various players in the ecosystem to come together to exchange ideas and share their vision. The theme and content has been designed by IEEE in association with IEEMA and supported by IEEE Power & Energy Society & IEEE Industry Applications Society.

Delegate Fee

IEEMA/IEEE Member - Rs 3000/USD 50
All Others - Rs 4000/USD 65
Students/Academia (limited seats) - Upto 5 nominations complimentary; >5 Rs 1000/delegate
State Utility Officials - No fee but require formal nomination letter from competent authority

Bulk Discount - 20% on nomination of 5 or more delegates by one organisation. Not applicable for Students/Academia

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Intelect 2017 Technical Program

Day 1 – Monday, 23 January 2017
Day 2 – Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Conference Brochure

Time Day 1 – Monday, 23 January 2017
9:00-10:30 Event Registration at India Expo Mart, Greator Noida

Inaugural Session

Welcome address
Mr Sanjeev Sardana, President, IEEMA
Managing Director, Yamuna Power & Infrastructure Ltd

Perspective and Opening remarks
Mr Prakash Chandraker, Chairman INTELECT & Vice President & Managing Director - Energy Business India
Schneider Electric India Pvt. Ltd.

Shri Sanjay Shukla, IAS, Secretary, Energy, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh

Special Address
Shri Girish Shankar, IAS, Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry & Public Enterprise

Keynote Address
Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister of State ( I/C), Ministry of Power, Coal & Mines and Renewable

Felicitation for Special contribution to Indian Electrical Industry

Vote of thanks
Mrs Indra Prem Menon, Vice President, IEEMA & President and Managing Director, Lakshmanan Isola Private Limited

Open House

12:00-12:15 Tea Break

Session 1 : New Energy equation & Challenges in delivering the values to the customers

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Mr. Sandeep Pathak

Topic 1: Role of IPDS in Utility System
Dr A. K. Verma, Jt Secretary, MoP

Topic 2: Regulatory & Policy Support towards Smart Grid Deployment
Mr. R K Verma, Chairman, CEA

Topic 3: OPTCL Smart Distribution systems
Mr Hemant Sharma, Secretary Energy & CMD, OPTCL & GRIDCO

Topic 4: Relevance of IoT and connected products in Energy sector
Mr Stephane Maravel, Senior VP, Schneider Electric, France

Topic 5: Future Energy World - Challenges and Opportunities
Mr Karl Kornwolf, Head of Strategy - Digital Grid, Siemens Germany

13:30-13:30 Lunch & Expo Visit

Session 2: Special Session of MP Govt

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Vikram Gandotra

Topic : Overview and opportunities in Power sector in MP
Mr Sanjay Shukla, Secretary Deptt of Energy & Chairman MPPMCL,Govt of Madhya Pradesh

Topic : Overview and challenges of MP DISCOMs and Opportunities
Mr Akash Tripathi, MD, MPPKVVCL / Mr. Manoj Jhawar, Director Commercial, MPPKVVCL


Session 3 : Renewable : Integration of Renewables, Evolving trends, grid stability, energy storage

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Vikalp Mundra

Topic 1: India's Renewable Strategy & Commitment. Opportunity & Challenges posed by 175 GW Green penetration by 2022
Dr Subir Sen, ED, Powergrid

Topic 2: Utility Perspective on Renewable Integration & Roof Top Solar
Mr Sanjay Banga, VP, TPDDL

Topic 3: Evolving Trends & Energy Storage
Dr Rahul Walawalkar, President, Customized Energy Solutions (India) & Executive Director, India Energy Storage Alliance

Topic 4: Industry Perspective on Renewable Projects
Mr Vikalp Mundra, JMD, Ujaas Energy


Session 4: New Challenges & Solutions from Transformer Industry

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Sandeep Pathak

Topic 1: Redefining Transformers to meet Smart Grid Expectation
Mr. R K Tyagi, Add. GM, Powergrid

Topic 2: New Insulation Scheme for Liquid Immersed Transformers
Mr Sailesh Purohit , DuPont

Topic 3: Transformers for Renewable Energy
Mr P Ramchandran, ABB


Evening Tea & Networking

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Time Day 2 – Tuesday, 24 January 2017
9:00-10:30 Event Registration at India Expo Mart, Greator Noida & Expo Visit

Session 1 : The Future Energy world : Making the world a better place to live

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Vikram Gandotra

Topic 1: Impact of New Energy mix , Grid stability and Market Mechanisms
Mr S K Soonee, Advisor, POSOCO

Topic 2: Global Experience & Case Study on Future Grid Technologies
Mr Charles Despins, Green ICT, IEEE

Topic 3: Sustainability with Asset Management & optimization of Resources
Dr Rahul Tongia, Advisor, MoP

11:30-12:00 Tea Break
12:00 -13:00

Session 2: Regulation, Grid Code & policies on power sector & market mechanism

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Sandeep pathak

Topic 1: Keynote & Context setting on Regulation & Policy
Dr DeshDeepak Verma, Chairman, UPSERC

Topic 2: Future trends and understanding the roles of key actors
Mr Ankit Anand, MD, CSEPDCL

Topic 3: Prosumer Expectation from Distribution Companies
Mr Debasish Banerjee, CEO, Reliance Energy

Topic 4: Urban Power Distribution – Challenges Ahead
Mr Debasis Gupta, GM, CESC

13:00-14:30 Lunch & Expo Visit

Session 3 : Leveraging Microgrid / Smart Grid towards Energy Efficiency

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Vikram Gandotra

Topic 1: Microgrid for rural, commerical and industrial zones
Dr Balaraman, CGM, PRDC

Topic 2: Smart Grid - Use of various OT Technology
Mr Atul Bali, DGM, National Smart Grid Mission

Topic 3: Industry Perspective and Challenges in Deployment
Puneet H Singh, Director Energy & Utility Ericsson


Session 4: Cyber Security - Threat, Challenges & Opportunity for T&D

Session : Moderator / Coordinator
Sandeep pathak

Topic 1: Importance & Challenges of Cyber Security Deployment for IT / OT Systems.
Lt Gen Arun Sahani, (Retd) Indian Army

Topic 2: OT System Security Vs IT System Security
Mrs Satya Gupta, Head (IT) and Chief Information Security Officer (TPDDL)

Topic 3: Challenges in cyber security way forward
Mr P. K. Shrivastava, DGM, NTAMC (Powergrid)

Topic 4: Governance process, standardization, testing and certification
Mr Sandeep Pathania, Expert, Schneider Electric

16:30-17:00 Valedictory Session & Vote of Thanks followed by Evening Tea

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