About This Conference
For general information about the conference:
Contact: Eriks Surmanis
About the IEEE
The IEEE is the world’s largest professional association, advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. We publish technical journals, sponsor conferences, develop technology standards, and support the professional interests of 400,000 members. Learn more at: http://www.ieee.org.
The Power & Energy Society (PES) provides the world’s largest forum for sharing the latest in technological developments in the electric power industry, for developing standards that guide the development and construction of equipment and systems, and for educating members of the industry and the general public. Members of the Power & Energy Society are leaders in this field, and they — and their employers — derive substantial benefits from involvement with this unique and outstanding association.
The Mission of PES is: To be the leading provider of scientific and engineering information on electric power and energy for the betterment of society, and the preferred professional development source for our members
~ Approved by the IEEE PES Governing Board, 17 July 2003
Learn more at http://www.ieee-pes.org/about-pes
Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, AEP is one of the largest electric utilities in the U.S., serving over 5 million customers in 11 states.
- Nearly 32,000 megawatts of generating capacity
- More than 40,000-miles of electricity transmission network – the largest in the nation.
- More 765 kilovolt extra-high voltage transmission lines than all other U.S. transmission systems combined
Our major businesses include:
- Regulated Utility Operations
Seven regional electric utilities serving customers across 11 states.
The nation’s strongest transmission network, with a national vision for the nation’s power grid.
- Power Generation
One of the nation’s largest, most efficient, and most innovative generation fleets.
- AEP Energy Partners
Providing electric supply to customers in deregulated electricity markets.
Learn more at https://www.aep.com/about/
For information on traveling and staying in Columbus, visit Experience Columbus. You’ll find great rates on hotels plus a complete guide to attractions, dining, entertainment and more!
New shuttle service available from the airport to the downtown hotels and back – AirConnect and it costs $2.75 each way.
Experience Columbus Visitors Center
277 West Nationwide Boulevard, 1st Floor.