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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

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Time Day 1 – Monday, 23 January 2017
9:00-10:15 Registration

Inauguration, Lamp Lighting & Ganapati Vandana
By Chief Guest Mr. Piyush Goyal, Minister of Power

Welcome address
IEEMA President

Opening Remarks and Perspective by Chairman & Co-Chairman
Mr Prakash Chandraker, IEEMA & Mr Hardev Juj, IEEE

Address by Chief Guest
Sh. Piyush Goyal, Power Minister

Address by Guest of Honour
Shri Girish Shankar, Secretary, Deptt of Heavy Industry

Honouring 2 industry stalwarts
Mr Vishnu Agarwal, Past President, IEEMA & Mr Anil Chaudhry, MD, Schneider Electric, India

Vote of thanks
Vice President, IEEMA

12:00-12.15 Tea Break

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

Keynote Speaker
Dr. A. K. Verma, Jt Secretary (MoP)

Topic 1: Role of IPDS in Utility System
Mr Rajeev Sharma, CMD, PFC

Topic 2: OPTCL Smart Distribution systems – A case study
Mr Hemant Sharma MD OPTCL

Topic 3: Relevance of GoT and IoT in Energy sector
Mr Stephane Maravel, Schneider Electric, France

Topic 4: Global perspective on the Topic and case Study
Mr Karl Kornwolf, Siemens Germany


13:30-15:00 Lunch & Expo Visit

Session 2 : Renewable : Integration of Renewables, Evolving trends, grid stability, energy storage

Keynote Speaker
*Mr. Rajeev Kapoor, Secretary, Ministry of New & Renewable (MNRE)

Topic 1: COP21 – India commitment & Perspective on 40% Green Energy by 2031
To be covered by the keynote speaker

Topic 2: Opportunity & Challenges posed by 175 GW Green penetration by 2022
Dr Subir Sen, ED Powergrid

Topic 3: Evolving Trends & Energy Storage
Mr Rahul Walawalkar, Dir, Customize Energy

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



Session 3: New Challenges & Solutions for Transformer Industry

Keynote Speaker & Session Chair
*Mr R K Verma, Member, CEA

New Insulation Scheme for Liquid Immersed Transformers
Mr Sailesh Purohit, DuPont
Mr Ramachandran, ABB

Sponsor slot



Session 4: Energy Efficiency thru Smart homes/smart lighting

Dr.Narendranath Udupa,Head, Philips Lighting

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Time Day 2 – Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Special Session: Madhya Pradesh

11:00-11:15 Tea Break

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

Keynote Speaker
Mr S K Soonee

Topic 1: Role of Smart Technologies in future grid
Mr Charles Despins, Green ICT, IEEE

Topic 2: Sustainability with Asset Management ( optimization of Resources )
Dr Rahul Tongia

Topic 3: IT Industry perspective in IT-OT Convergence & Big Data Analysis
*CEO of IT Industry Sponsor

Q&A – Close

12:30 -13:00

Session 2 – Microgrids

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

Topic 2: Economics and Reliability of Microgrids. Case Study IEEE Smart Village
*To be identified

13:00-14:30 Lunch & Expo Visit

Session 3: Future Trends in Distribution, Grid Code & policies on power sector & market mechanism

Session Chair
Dr DeshDeepak Verma

Topic 1: Future trends in Distribution
Mr Aniruddh Basu, CESC

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

Topic 3: Vulnerability of the grid, control centers and protection systems
Mr Sanjay Banga, Tata Power DDL

Topic 4: Communication/IT infrastructure for energy sector
Mr.Shrinath Kasi , Sr Executive Vice President, Reliance Energy



Session 4 – Cyber Security

Keynote Speaker
Mr Rakshit Tandon

Topic 1: Regulatory and Policy Issues (Industry perspective on how regulatory bodies interface
*IT Sponsor company

Topic 2: Proactive v/s Reactive approach
Mr Sandeep Pathania, Schneider Electric France

Topic 3: Challenges in cyber security way forward
*Mr Anand Shankar, Powergrid


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