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Membership renewal for 2023

Membership renewal for 2023 is now underway! CIGRE membership is open to all individuals, companies, organizations and students wishing to join our professional network. By joining CIGRE, you will become part of a global network of experts and build lasting partnerships with electrical industry organizations connected to our Association.

Make sure to renew your membership by March 31 to maintain your privilege and access to e-cigre.org,  our on-line library.

SPECIAL OFFER FOR NEW MEMBERS: Join today and get the remainder of 2022 for free! Applicable for Collective and Individual Memberships.
(Must have never been a member in the past).

STUDENT MEMBERSHIPS are FREE!
(proof of full-time studies required)

ARE YOU UNDER 35 YEARS OF AGE? Benefit from a 50% discount on your Individual membership fee!
(proof of age required, valid for a maximum of 2 consecutive years)

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Congratulations to our Best Paper Award Winners!

We would like to congratulate Colin Madsen and Manish Persand, who won Best Paper Awards during last week’s CIGRE Canada Conference!

Colin Madsen won the 𝐍𝐞𝐱𝐭 𝐆𝐞𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐍𝐞𝐭𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤 𝐁𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐏𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝 for his paper on “Unanticipated Costs of Increasingly Networked Digital HVDC & FACTS Infrastructure”.

Manish Persand won the 𝐁𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐒𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐏𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝 for his paper on “Hybrid LCC-VSC Bipolar HVDC System for DC Power Tapping Studies”.

Registrations are open for the 2022 CIGRE Canada Conference & Expo!

2022 CIGRE Canada Annual Conference
Calgary, AB – Westin Calgary – October 31st to November 3rd, 2022

 

We are thrilled to announce that ATCO Electric will be the Host Utility of the 2022 CIGRE Canada Conference & Expo, with Siemens Energy as a Premiere Sponsor! We invite you to join us from Oct 31st – Nov 3rd at the Westin Calgary in Alberta; the theme of the conference being “The Great Energy Transition”.

We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Registrations: Registrations | CIGRE 2022 Conference

Preliminary Program: CIGRE Canada 2022_PreliminaryProgram.pdf

More information: 2022 CIGRE Canada Conference & Expo

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to our 3 NGN Presentation Showcase Winners!

We would like to congratulate the 3 winners from Canada that have been selected to present at the upcoming 2022 Paris Session NGN Presentation Showcase.

They are:
Atieh Delavari
Jake Gelhard
Riley St. Hilaire

Our selected candidates will have the opportunity to showcase their work and talent to an international audience. Their papers were nominated by CIGRE Canada and selected by the International Study Committee (SC) Chairs.

For more information about the NGN Presentation Showcase and other NGN activities and events during the 2022 Session, visit: NGN Showcase | Cigre

Masoud Farzaneh Prize awarded to Pierre Van Dyke of Hydro-Quebec

CIGRE Canada would like to congratulate Dr. Pierre Van Dyke, B2 Study Committee Canadian Representative from 2014 to 2022, and appointed CIGRE B2 Study Committee Chairman for 2022-2024, on being awarded the 2022 Masoud Farzaneh Prize for his contribution to countering the effect of atmospheric icing on overhead power lines.

Article: Masoud Farzaneh Prize awarded to Pierre Van Dyke of Hydro-Quebec – UQAC

Watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHhcq0teWZI

Call For Papers -The 2022 CIGRE Canada Conference & Expo

2022 CIGRE Canada Conference & Expo, hosted by ATCO Electric

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
October 31 – November 3, 2022 • www.cigreconference.ca

 

“The Great Energy Transition”

The 17th Annual CIGRE Canada Conference on Power Systems will bring together key players in the electric power systems sector: business leaders, system operators, manufacturers, engineers, scientists, policy makers, regulators and academics. Join some 400 participants from major organizations at this unique forum to share exciting new research and breakthroughs, raise issues or questions, discuss future directions, and network and exchange with leading professionals from all over the world.

 

Abstract submissions:

Authors should submit a one-page abstract through the online system at cfa.cigreconference.ca by June 21, 2022 (extended deadline).

Upon abstract acceptance, a 6–8 pages paper in CIGRE format must be submitted by the final deadline. Accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings and will be published in the online CIGRE library (e-cigre.org), provided at least one author is fully registered and presents the paper at the conference.

Call For Papers | The 2022 CIGRE Canada Conference & Expo.PDF

 

CIGRE Paris Session 2022

CIGRE signals commitment to an in-person event!

The Paris Session 2022 will return to its traditional in-person format from August 28 to Sept 2 in the Palais des Congrès with registrations now open!

More information: Home | Cigre

Register: Delegates Registrations | Cigre

2022 Membership Renewal

CIGRE membership is open to all individuals, companies, organisations and students wishing to join our professional network. By joining CIGRE, you will become part of a global network of experts and build lasting partnerships with electrical industry organisations connected to our Association. Get your new membership now and make sure to renew your membership by March 31 to maintain your privilege and access to our e-cigre on-line library.

Existing Members, please login

New Members, join here!

2022 CIGRE Session – NGN Presentation Showcase

To the CIGRE Canada Members:

Please find attached Call for Contribution regarding the abovementioned subject, and documents indicated in Sections B and C of the attached Call for Contribution.

During the 2022 CIGRE Session in Paris, Young and Student Members will have the opportunity to showcase their work and talent to an international audience.

Please transmit your synopsis to Suzanne Lafrenière at: [email protected] on January 20, 2022.

Best Regards,

 

Call for Contribution – Global NGN Presentation Showcase – 2022 CIGRE Paris Session

2022 NGN Presentation Showcase Power Point Template

2022 NGN Presentation Showcase Paper Template

2022 CIGRE Session – Preferential Subjects

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2022 CIGRE Paris Session – Call for Papers – Synopses Submission

Dear All:

Please find attached the following documents:

  • Call for Papers regarding the Preferential Subjects for the 2022 CIGRE Session,
  • Sample page that you must use for your synopsis presentation.

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2022 Synopses Sample page

Prior to transmission to the Paris Central Office at end of April 2021, synopses will be transmitted to both Canadian Study Committees Representatives and CIGRE Canada Executive Members for their review.

Consequently synopses must be transmitted to Suzanne Lafrenière at: [email protected] (Canadian National Committee) in both Word and PDF formats at the latest on 9 APRIL 2021

We thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Best Regards,

Suzanne Lafrenière
CIGRE Canada

 

 

 

 

CIGRE Canada 2021 NGN Sponsorship – Call for Application

Please find attached Call for Application for 2021 CIGRE Canada NGN Sponsorship (Next Generation Network).

2021 CIGRE Canada NGN Sponsorship

Sample_Application

Please follow instructions as indicated in the documents. Deadline to send your application is March 28, 2021.

Please note that members eligible for this Call for Application must be 35 years old or under as of August 20, 2021.

 

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Welcome to CIGRE Canada New Website

We are proud to announce the launch of the newly redesigned CIGRE Canada website.

To facilitate your experience, the website has been adapted for use with tablets and smart phones.

The membership renewal registration process has also been improved and is accessible from the home page.

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Membership renewal

CIGRE membership is open to all individuals, companies, organisations and students wishing to join our professional network. By joining CIGRE, you will become part of a global network of experts and build lasting partnerships with electrical industry organisations connected to our Association. Get your new membership now and make sure to renew your membership by March 31 to maintain your privilege and access to our on-line library: www.e-cigre.org. https://cigre-canada.org/members