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  • Session 45
  • In Memoriam: Dr. Dorin Cristescu
  • Electra journal
  • 2014 Awards
  • International Colloquium on Lightning and Power Systems
  • CIRED Workshop 2014
  • CIGRE Young Members - Sharing best practices and ideas
  • Establishment of the South East European Region CIGRE

Session 45

This year the CIGRE invites as a special guest Terry Boston, President and CEO of  PJM Interconnection to lead an exclusive open allocution on the ‘21st Century Power Grids—Reliable, Controllable and Resilient.’

In Memoriam: Dr. Dorin Cristescu

A very long-standing member of CIGRE, Dr. Dorin Cristescu, passed away on March 25th, 2014

Electra journal

From 2014, Electra is available online for CIGRE members

2014 Awards

The CIGRE Medal and the Fellow Award are open for nominations from all CIGRE members

International Colloquium on Lightning and Power Systems

May 12-14, 2014: CIGRE SC C4 on System Technical Performance is pleased to announce an international colloquium on ‘Lightning and Power Systems’ in Lyon, France

CIRED Workshop 2014

Challenges of implementing Active Distribution System Management

CIGRE Young Members - Sharing best practices and ideas

Session 45: Young Members from all over the world will present their activities at the Young Member stand

Establishment of the South East European Region CIGRE

SEERC: first official meeting of South East European Region of CIGRE

National committees

CIGRE Central Office which is based in Paris France, counts 57 National Committees to enhance its relationship and get closer to its Members. CIGRE National Committees offer to its Members direct access to services and supports. CIGRE counts more than 12 000 equivalent Members composed of researchers, academics, engineers, technicians, suppliers, and other decision makers, in over 90 countries.

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Study Committees

More than 2,500 experts from across the globe actively collaborate in structured work programmes with CIGRE. There efforts are coordinated by 16 Study Committees which are overseen by a Technical Committee. Research efforts are anchored to four interlinked objectives : designing and deploying the power system of the future, optimizing existing equipment and power systems, respecting the environment, and offering access to information to international key players in the electrical power systems' industry.
The 16 topics covered are available hereunder.