UCLA Smart Grid Energy Research Center
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Smart Grid Training Workshop


Registration

8 am Kick-Off and Continental Breakfast

8 - 9:15 am Rajit Gadh
Director, UCLA Smart Grid Energy Research Center (SMERC)

Introduction to UCLA's Smart Grid Demonstration Project Contribution in Smart EV Charging, Demand Response, Home area networks/smart appliances, and, Solar-EV Microgrid.


9:15 - 9:45 am Surendra (Sam) Vohra
Smart Grid Program Manager, LADWP Smart Grid Demonstration Project

9:45 - 10:45 am Round Table moderated by UCLA:
Advanced Technologies and Systems and how they may be used in the City of Los Angeles over the next decade

Moderator:
Michael Boehm
Director, Advanced Sustainability Institute

Participants including Industry Partners Program (IPP) members. The following (and other select participants) will be invited to participate in this panel:
PowerMax Global - Ranjan Pant
Comverge - Chris Ash
Enersys Inc.
Electric Power Group
Grid2Home Inc. - Richard K. Kornfeld
Byucksan Power US Inc. - Ellen Bae
Power Correction Systems Inc. - Brahm Segal
National Instruments - Kyle Mozdzyn


10:45 - 11:00 am Break

11:00 - 11:25 am Chris Chen
Manager of Intellectual Capital, Sempra Energy

11:25 - Noon UCLA's Automated DR, HAN and EV, G2V and V2G presentation

Moderator:
Dr. Hemanshu Pota
Associate Professor, The University of New South Wales

UCLA Speakers:
Dr. Shiv Prabhu
Project Lead - Demand Response, UCLA Smart Grid Energy Research Center (SMERC)

Dr. Peter Chu
Project Lead - Electric Vehicle Integration, UCLA Smart Grid Energy Research Center (SMERC)


12:00 - 12:30 pm Lunch

12:30 - 1:00 pm Panel moderated by UCLA:
Creating Demonstrations in collaboration with UCLA - a model that involves students, researchers, faculty, industry and utilities.

Moderator:
Dr. Hemanshu Pota
Associate Professor, The University of New South Wales

Participants including Industry Partners Program (IPP) members. The following (and other select participants) will be invited to participate in this panel:
PowerMax Global - Ranjan Pant
Comverge - Chris Ash
Enersys Inc.
Electric Power Group
Grid2Home Inc. - Richard K. Kornfeld
Byucksan Power US Inc. - Ellen Bae
Power Correction Systems Inc. - Brahm Segal
National Instruments - Kyle Mozdzyn


1:30 - 2:00 pm Tuan Le
Fund Manager, UCLA Smart Grid Energy Research Center (SMERC)

Presentation on UCLA procedures and policies on Industry Participation/Gifts/Contributions


2:00 - 2:30 pm Discussion of architecture and review cycles for IPP contributions.

2:30 - 3:00 pm Closing Discussions moderated by Dr. Rajit Gadh with input from additional potential Industry Participants and utilities.