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8:00 – 8:30Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 8:40Mark Rawson & Poonum Agrawal (California Energy Commission, U.S. Department of Energy)
Welcome to the Symposium
8:40 – 9:00Chris Marnay (Berkeley Lab, U.S.A)
Introduction to Microgrids
9:00 – 09:30Nikos Hatziargyriou (National Technical University of Athens, Greece)
DER and Microgrids: Research Topics within EU Framework Programs
09:30 – 10:00Johan Driesen (K.U. Leuven, Belgium)
Distributed Generation and Microgrids: Is There a Limit to Decentralisation?
10:00 – 10:15Discussion
10:15 – 10:30Break
10:30 – 11:00Tadahiro Goda (Mitsubishi Electric, Japan)
Microgrid Research at Mitsubishi
11:00 – 11:30Kiichiro Tsuji (Osaka University, Japan)
FRIENDS in the Context of Microgrid Research
11:30 – 12:00Discussion
12:00 – 13:30buffet lunch

Afternoon Session

13:30 – 14:00Ted Spooner (University of New South Wales, Australia)
Microgrids and Hybrids in Remote Environments
14:00 – 14:30Reza Iravani (University of Toronto, Canada)
Impact of Power Management Strategies on Micro-Grid Dynamic Performance
14:30 – 14:45Discussion
14:45 – 15:15Robert Lasseter (University of Wisconsin Madison, U.S.A.)
CERTS Microgrid Research
15:15 – 15:45Jonathan Lynch (Northern Power Systems, U.S.A.)
Update on Mad River MicroGrid Project and Related Activities
15:45 – 16:00Discussion
16:00 – 16:15Break
16:15 – 16:45Mark Rawson & Poonum Agrawal (California Energy Commission and U.S. Department of Energy)
Microgrid Research at CEC & DOE
16:45 – 17:30Discussion and Wrap Up
17:30 – 18:30Evening Reception Hosted by GE and Eaton Corporation
berkeley_symposium_agenda.pdf90.73 KB
berkeley_attendee_list.pdf31.54 KB
all presentations.zip44 MB
questionnaires.zip671 KB