DistribuTECH offers students and young professionals with the unique and powerful entry into the utility and energy markets with 13,500+ Individuals from 77 Countries, including 326 Electric, Gas and Water Utilities and Solar & Wind Generators. In short, this one event has limitless potential for newcomers to learn, network and conduct business. An adrenaline shot for your career that is transforming workforce.
Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Utilities and suppliers will interact with the best and brightest representatives for the future power systems workforce.
Students from across the Grid Engineering for Accelerated Renewable Energy Deployment (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. Over 40 posters will be on display in the conference hall of DistribuTECH.
Funded through the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative, GEARED is preparing the current and next generation workforce of power systems engineers to work specifically with high penetrations of solar electricity and other distributed technologies on the grid. GEARED students work with their peers, faculty, utility and industry professionals to bring innovative solutions to power system challenges associated with the evolving smart grid.
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Park View Lobby
The 15-track conference brings industry thought leaders from all over the world opportunities to network, share knowledge and problem solve with worldwide utilities and product and service providers. The topics covered are relevant and timely, answering the current call of the market each year. NEW THIS YEAR: Energy Storage Track!
520+ companies fill the exhibit hall with information, products and services related to electricity delivery automation and control systems, energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy integration, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, communications technologies, cyber security, water utility technology and more.
DistribuTECH continually focuses on bringing it all back to one-on-one engagement and relationship building. That is one of the defining characteristics for the event. From the Women in Utilities Breakfast / Breakfast Roundtables to start your day - to our fun and exciting Networking Party the last night, you will walk away with a slew of new business cards.
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Please prepare to provide student rate eligibility verification at the event.