Experience GE at DistribuTech 2019

Visit GE at DistribuTECH 2019

Speak with our technical experts, explore, and learn about how GE's solutions address today's challenges and enable the transformation of energy networks. Visit us in booth #8015.

Digital twins microgrids Digital substations Asset performance management & analystics

Multi-Utility & Field
Service Optimization

DERMS, Microgrids
& Energy Storage

Digital Substations & Distribution Automation

Grid Asset Lifecycle Management

GE’s Conference Schedule
Virtual Reality
Innovation Lab

Attend GE’s Sessions during the conference. Hear from GE’s subject matter experts and industry thought leaders as they share their insights through conference presentations, panel discussions, technical meetings and poster sessions. GE’s conference participation is listed below.

Date & Time Topic GE Speaker Venue

04 February
08:00 AM - 12:00PM Utility University (UU 202) Course Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA): The Platform for All Automation, Part 1 Fundamentals John McDonald Room 291
01:00PM - 05:00PM Utility University (UU 302) Course Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA): The Platform for All Automation, Part 2 Advanced John McDonald Room 291
05 February
01:00PM - 02:30PM Enterprise Grid Management: PPL’s Experience Using a Distribution System State Estimation with Dynamic Load and PV Profiles Paul Kuntz
Borka Milosevic
Room 267-268
06 February
07:30AM – 9:00AM GE moderating Breakfast Roundtable sessions:
• Utility of the Future
• Energy Storage
• Data Analytics
John McDonald
Troy Miller
Anant Venkateswaran
Rooms 294-296
07:30AM – 9:00AM Power Women Networking Breakfast GE Panel Speaker Vera Silva  
07 February
10:30 AM – 12:00PM Reliability, Resiliency and Response: A Coordinated Storm Response Between Local, Regional, State and Federal Agencies Damon Dougherty Room 292
10:30 AM – 12:00PM Defending the Grid: Updating Brownfield Substation Control Systems with DNP3 Secure Authentication to Comply with Cybersecurity Standards Greg LaMarre Room 263
10:30 AM – 12:00PM Distribution Automation: Making a Digital Substation Reality with IEC 61850 - Three Utility Case Studies John McDonald Room 288-290
10:30 AM – 12:00PM Energy Storage: How Energy Storage is Solving Complex Grid Problems Through Real-world Examples Troy Miller Room 265-266
10:30 AM – 12:00PM Data Analytics: Using Big Data, AI and Machine Learning to Improve Utility Operations Anant Venkateswaran Room 271-273

Enter the world of Virtual Reality

Experience grid modernization solutions like never before

VR world

Try one of our VR experiences:

  • Grid Modernization Solutions – Fly across the power system to see how GE is empowering utilities
  • Outage Restoration Solutions – Test how fast you can identify system faults and restore power
  • Underground Network Resiliency – Experience what happens when underground transformers fail
  • Digital Substations – Learn how to unlock new business value in our virtual substation
  • Technical Training – Learn how VR is being utilized to educate and train engineers on HV equipment

Digital Energy Innovation Lab

Energizing the edge to support future DER

Innovation Lab

Using a layered digital grid architecture that combines cloud, on premise and edge applications will enable seamless operational integration across the grid. Join us at DistribuTECH to see our solutions at work, contact us to book your session.

Demos include the following:

  • Microgrids – coordination of controllable loads, distributed generation and battery storage
  • Smart Storage – coordination and dispatch of battery storage to support distributed renewable generation
  • Distributed DER Control & Integration – coordination of smart loads, distributed generation in motion, the impact on the grid, and third Party integration including Solar, Battery, and EV
  • Distributed Control & Dispatch – automated machine-to-machine dispatch with back-end constraint
  • Substation Control Hub – full application lifecycle management from discovery to registry to repair and replacement
  • Digital Energy Control Bus – open FMB machine-to-machine connectivity

If you would like to learn more about our events at DistribuTECH please contact us.

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We look forward to seeing you in New Orleans!