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Engineering, Operations and District Managers Conference

July 27, 2016 - July 29, 2016

The 2016 TECA Engineering, Operations and District Managers Conference

Each year, this event provides an opportunity for co-op engineers and technical staff to learn from thought leaders and network with peers.

Topics include:

Sectionalizing
Safety and Legislative Updates
Vegetation Management
Solar

Distributed Generation
Cyber Security
Aging Infrastructure
Rates and Tarrifs


mslmc_phototour30Reservations

Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa

10 Hightower Pl, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 246-3600

Group name: TNE
Deadline to receive group rate: Wednesday, June 29

 


Agenda

7:30 a.m. – noon          Informal golf outing – Robert Trent Jones
Tee times start at 8:00 a.m. CST

1:30 – 5:00                     Cooperative Mutual Aid Assistance Program
Micheal Weltzheimer, Electric Power Associations of Mississippi

7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.        Registration and Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.         Welcome
George Kitchens, Joe Wheeler EMC

8:10 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.         The History of Muscle Shoals and the Quad-City Area
Larry Bowser, general manager of the Marriott Shoals Hotel and Spa discusses the rich history of the area.

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.         Panel Discussion: the Advancement of Sectionalized Devices
Siemens, Ashby and SEL

9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.          Break

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.        Everyday Safe Demonstration Trailer
Mike Simmons, JT&S Program

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.       RUS, Safety and Legislative Updates
Carl Wilson, RUS; Mike Simmons, JT&S and Mike Knotts, TECA

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.        Lunch at hotel

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.          TBD

1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.          Vegetation Management
Sonny Tedder, ECI; Adam Morgan, Chem Pro

2:30 p.m. – 2:45  p.m.        Break

2:45  p.m. – 3:30  p.m.       TVA Solar
John Thompson

3:30  p.m.– 4:15  p.m.         EPRI Study of Impacts of Distributive Generation

4:30  p.m. – 6:00  p.m.      Reception

6:30 p.m. – till                      Group Dinner

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.            CRN Update

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.             Cyber Security

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.           Break

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.         Aging Infrastructure / On-line Transformer Monitoring

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.          TVA & LED Tariff’s / Philips LED’s

11:30  a.m.                                   Adjourn


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Details

Start:
July 27, 2016
End:
July 29, 2016
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association
Phone:
615.367.9284

Venue

Marriott Shoals Hotel
10 Hightower Pl
Muscle Shoals, AL 35630 United States
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Phone:
(256) 246-3600
Website:
http://www.marriott.com

Details

Start:
July 27, 2016
End:
July 29, 2016
Event Categories:
,

Organizer

Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association
Phone:
615.367.9284

Venue

Marriott Shoals Hotel
10 Hightower Pl
Muscle Shoals, AL 35630 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(256) 246-3600
Website:
http://www.marriott.com