International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies

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Events & Workshops

SPARC 2015

SPARC 2015

Sydney, Australia, 27-29 May 2015

 

Renowned international experts in lighting design, education, research and architecture will discuss global developments and future directions in lighting. Dr Prest, Vice Chairman of IEC TC 34: Lamps and related equipment, will give a presentation at the event.

 

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CIGEE/CDEE 2015 - 2015 Global Smart Grid (China) Summit

CIGEE/CDEE 2015 - 2015 Global Smart Grid (China) Summit

Beijing, China, 15-17 June 2015

 

This is China's largest Smart Grid event. The event is organized jointly by the four global electric power industry organizations and aims to promote a global Smart Grid consensus to drive safe and sustainable energy use.

The IEC will be represented by Richard Schomberg, Convenor of the Systems Committee Smart Energy, who will be giving a key note speech during the opening session of the summit.


IEC experts benefit from a 15% reduction. If you are interested, please send an email to peggy@cdee-expo.com

 

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Jicable '15 - 9th International conference on insulated power cables

Jicable '15 - 9th International conference on insulated power cables

Versailles, France, 21-25 June 2015

 

Topics covered: all materials in AC and DC, cable design, testing methods, environment, sustainability, maintenance, life cycle, cable systems (LV & MH, HV & EHV AC, HVDC). 40+ exhibitors will show materials, design, manufacturing, tests, laying and operation of polymer insulated power cables.

 

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AFSEC - IECEx International Seminar

AFSEC - IECEx International Seminar

Accra, Ghana, 20 July 2015

 

This seminar offers stakeholders, regulators and policy-makers from electrotechnical sectors in Africa the chance to discover IEC Conformity Assessment System for Certification to Standards Relating to Equipment for Use in Explosive Atmospheres (IECEx System).

 

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SGTech Europe 2015 – Smart Grid Technical Forum

SGTech Europe 2015 - Smart Grid Technical Forum

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 22-24 September 2015

 

Focusing on Smart Substations, next generation SCADA, packet telecoms, and cybersecurity, industry experts will look at utility case-studies, hold technology panel discussions and interactive roundtable debates.

 

IEC members benefit from a 10% discount on delegate bookings, by using the promo code: SGTECH-15-IEC.

 

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20th Belarusian Energy and Ecology Forum

20th Belarusian Energy and Ecology Forum

Minsk, Republic of Belarus, 13-16 October 2015

 

Combining energy, water & air technologies and lighting exhibitions, key international and domestic hardware, technology and materials manufacturers will display latest products and discuss environmental protection, energy saving and more.

 

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14th World Wind Energy Conference & Exhibition

14th World Wind Energy Conference & Exhibition

Jerusalem, Israel, 26-28 October 2015

 

Event theme: Innovation for 100% renewable energy. Global experts will gather to discuss all types of wind energy technology, international policies, trends, challenges, standards, testing, certification and more.

 

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LVDC - Redefining Electricity

LVDC - Redefining Electricity

New Delhi, India, 26-27 October 2015

 

Emphasizing LVDC as an enabler for electricity access and energy efficiency solutions for the 21st Century, this event will highlight how Standards and standardization work are key to achieving faster, cost-effective development of LVDC distribution networks. Experts will help define and structure future needs in LVDC standardization.

 

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Call for papers

Call for papers
International Symposium – Development of electricity infrastructures in Sub-Saharan Africa

Cape Town, South Africa, 26-30 October 2015

 

The aim of the symposium, organized with the direct cooperation of APUA (African Power Utilities Association) or ASEA (Association des Sociétés d’Electricité d’Afrique, previously UPDEA), and AFSEC (African Electrotechnical Standardization Commission) is to provide a unique forum for the exchange of ideas and future vision the development of the electrical systems in Sub-Saharan Africa.


Participants wishing to present papers are invited to submit their abstract in English (500 words) to the Central Office of CIGRE before 30 November 2014 to: sylvie.bourneuf@cigre.org

 

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WSC Conformity Assessment Workshop

WSC Conformity Assessment Workshop

Geneva, Switzerland, 1-2 December 2015

 

This 1 1/2 days event is held in conjunction with the UNECE WP 6 meeting.

At this World Standards Cooperation event, experts will discuss conformity assessment issues, exchange practical experience and propose working solutions. Participants can choose topics of interest and will receive a takeaway package. Attendees will include regulators, industry representatives, transition economy leaders, economic leaders and other interested stakeholders.

 

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