From planning to operation and maintenance
March 18th - 22nd, 2019
*A 3% fee is applied for credit card payments
The objectives of the training is to give a technical hands-on on HVDC VSC systems. It is organized in collaboration with RTE.
The training covers the following topics:
It gives practical and technical information on HVDC-VSC schemes and operations based on real projects.
Temporary EMTP-RV licenses will be provided to the audience. EMTP-RV tool will be used to illustrate concepts and performances of HVDC VSC systems.
This course is intended for engineers, researchers, operators and maintenance personnel, to provide
an up-to-date technical expertise for HVDC-VSC projects.
The duration of the training is 5 days.
The training starts at 8:30 am and ends at 5:00 pm every day.
Lunch breaks are from noon to 1:00 pm.
HVDC Project Engineer, RTE
Samy Akkari, Ph.D.
HVDC Expert Engineer, RTE
Sébastien Dennetière, Ph.D.
Senior Principal Engineer, RTE
Jean Mahseredjian, Ph.D, IEEE Fellow
Professor, Polytechnique Montreal, Lead developer of EMTP,
HVDC Project Engineer, RTE
Pierre Rault, Ph.D.
Senior Engineer, RTE
Hani Saad, Ph.D.
Senior Engineer, Lead and Principal Designer, RTE
March 18th, 2019: Basics on HVDC - VSC technology for transmission grid
P. Rault, S. Dennetière, J. Mahseredjian
March 19th, 2019: HVDC VSC Control and Protection
H. Saad, P. Rault
March 20th, 2019: HVDC VSC Modeling and studies
H. Saad, P. Rault, S. Dennetière, J. Mahseredjian
March 21st, 2019: Maintenance of HVDC VSC systems and integration in AC grids
S. Akkari, S. Dennetière
March 22nd, 2019: HVDC VSC project management
M. Aguado, M. Schudel
More information to come soon
Participants will have to pay 100% in advance before the course.
Advance payment is required by Credit Card (*3% tax will apply on credit card payment) or by Bank wire Transfer.
Cancellation can be made according to Powersys’ General Conditions for training:
In case you cannot attend the training after having registered, please contact us as soon as possible at firstname.lastname@example.org
In case of cancellation three weeks or more before the beginning of the training, the participants will not be charged.
In case of cancellation less than three weeks before the beginning of the training, Powersys will charge the participant 50% of the training fees.
Please note that Powersys will not reimburse any travel and/or accommodation expenditure in case of cancellation of the training.
We recommend you to make your travel arrangements once the training is confirmed.
Register on Powersys Website
Frédérique PEYRET | Marketing Manager, Powersys
Jean MAHSEREDJIAN, Ph.D, IEEE Fellow | Lead developer of EMTP