Nagoya 2007 Symposium on Microgrids

The Nagoya 2007 Symposium on Microgrids took place on 6th April 2007 in Nagoya, Japan (Mielparque  Nagoya Hotel)

Here’s the final agenda andattendee list in pdf files.

Morning Sessions Sirius Room

9:00 – 9:10 Chris Marnay (Berkeley Lab)
The Microgrid Symposium Tradition
Japan Session Chair: Hiroshi Asano (The University of Tokya)
9:10 – 9:30 Satoshi Morozumi (The New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization, NEDO)
Overview of Microgrid R&D in Japan
9:30 – 9:50 Ryoichi Hara (Hokkaido University)
Flexible, Reliable and Intelligent ENergy Delivery System (FRIENDS): Toward More Reliable Power Supply
9:50 – 10:10 Kosuke Kurokawa (Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology)
Conceptual Considerations on the Aggregated Network consisting of Massive Roof-top PVs and Domestic Loads in Urban Residential Areas
10:10 – 10:45 discussion
10:45: 10:55 break
E.U. Session Chair: Johan Driesen (K.U. Leuven)
10:55 – 11:15 Nikos Hatziargyriou (National Technical University of Athens)
Overview of Microgrid R&D in Europe
11:15 – 11:35 Alfred Engler (ISET e.V., Kassel)
ISET’s Microgrid Research: Past, Present, and Future
11:35 – 11:55 Peter Palensky (Vienna University of Technology)
Communication Requirements for Demand Side Management and Microgrid
11:55 – 12:30 discussion
12:30 – 13:30 bento lunch in the Sirius meeting room

Afternoon Sessions

US Session Chair: Giri Venkataramanan (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
13:30 – 13:50 Chris Marnay (Berkeley Laboratory)
Overview of Microgrid R&D in the U.S.
13:50 – 14:10 Charlie Vartanian (Southern California Edison)
Southern California Edison’s Circuit of the Future
14:10 – 14:30 Ben Kroposki (National Renewable Energy Lab)
Microgrid’s – Hardware Testing and Standards Development
14:30 – 15:05 discussion
15:05 – 15:15 break
Canada Session Chair: Reza Iravani (University of Toronto)
15:15 – 15:35 Farid Katiraei (CANMET Energy Technology Center Varennes)
Overview of the Microgrid Research and Development Activities in Canada
15:35 – 15:55 Géza Joós and Khalil EI-Arroudi (McGill University Montréal)
Modeling Protection for DGs and Microgrids Using Data Mining
15:55 – 16:15 Remote Applications:
Alister Gardiner (Industrial Research Limited, Christchurch, New Zealand)
Totara Valley Rural Distributed Energy Project
16:15 – 16:50 discussion
  end of presentations
16:50 – 17:00 Toshifumi Ise (Osaka University)
Closing Remarks

Dinner starting at 17:30 in Hagoromo Room

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nagoya_microgrid_tours_20070327.pdf 1.04 MB
nagoya_ngk_battery_factory_tour.pdf 10.04 KB