“Overview of Protection Systems & Misoperations”

Date: Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Location: EASi Office, Suite 150, 630 Morrison Road, Gahanna, Ohio 43230

                       Refreshments: 5:30 to 6:00 PM                                     Meeting: 6:00 to 7:00 PM

                                                                                                Earn 1.0 CPD Hours

Abstract: You will learn,
• Overview of Electric Reliability Organization
• Overview of transmission protection systems
• Misoperation data analysis and metrics
•           Root causes
•            Suggestions to reduce the number of misoperations

Presenter: Jeff Mitchell PE, Director Reliability Assessments and Performance Analysis ReliabilityFirst

Jeff has been with the ReliabilityFirst staff since its inception in January 2006. He oversees the regional resource and transmission reliability assessments and has served as the past chair of the NERC Planning Committee and the Eastern Interconnection Reliability Assessment Group (ERAG) Management Committee. Previously, Jeff had over eight years experience with ECAR as Manager of Transmission Services and Senior Engineer supporting the planning, protection, and equipment activities within the region. Prior to joining ECAR, Jeff worked for the Ohio Edison Company (now part of FirstEnergy) for over 17 years in various positions, including experience in transmission planning and distribution protection. Jeff is a registered Professional Engineer in Ohio and Pennsylvania and received his BSET degree from the University of Akron.

Please RSVP to Richard Smelker by email to rdsmelker@aep.com Or by phone at 614-552-1697 by 1:00 PM, July 14, 2014




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