For the second year, GEARED faculty and students will attend DistribuTECH in San Diego. Events around GEARED feature Educating, Hiring and Developing the Next Generation of Electric Power Engineers, a mega session on initiatives that utilities are using to develop a competent 21st century power systems workforce and strategies that address hiring challenges. Catch this session on Wednesday, February 2, 2017, 2:00-3:30 p.m., San Diego Convention Center, room 30E.
In addition, students from across the GEARED network will showcase their research on power systems, smart grid and distributed technology topics in a poster session that will run for the duration of the conference. This year, 50 students will display their posters on the upper level corridor of the San Diego Convention Center from Tuesday, January 31 to Thursday, February 2.
Students will be on-hand to discuss their posters Tuesday, January 31, 12:30-1:30 p.m. and 2:30-3:30 p.m.; and again on Wednesday, February 1, 9:00-10:00 a.m., 1:30-2:30 a.m. and 4:30-5:30 p.m.
In addition to the conference and poster sessions, industry will have an opportunity to connect with GEARED faculty and students in booth #4508 on the exhibition floor. Come say hello!