Revised schedule for 22-26 May 2017 SPDC Spring Meeting

IEEE PES Surge Protective Devices Committee (SPDC)

22-26 May 2017 Spring Meeting in St. Louis,
Missouri

Revision 3 of the meeting schedule is now available here and on the pes-spdc.org site.

Thomas has set up the dates and venues for the two following meetings. You may like to put these in your calendars.

IEEE PES Surge Protective Devices Committee (SPDC)

02 – 07 October 2017 Fall Meeting in Clearwater Beach, Florida

Hotel: Sheraton Sand Key Resort

Location: 1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767


Room Booking Block Date: October 1, 2017 through October 8, 2017

Room booking link for SPDC Meeting: TBA

Rate: $160 Single or Double, $170 Triple, $180 Quad

Parking: Complimentary

Room cut-off date is 5:00 pm September 1, 2017

Transportation: Car Rental or SuperShuttle (very convenient since there seem to be a lot of shuttles going back and forth between Clearwater and the airport)

NOTE: Sheraton is part of Marriott for those who concern about  their loyalty program.  Please stay and book through the hotel (link above when available) in order to meet the room night requirement, better negotiation in the future, and keep the registration fee low for all members.


 

IEEE PES Surge Protective Devices Committee (SPDC)

30 of April – 04 May 2018 Fall Meeting in Clearwater Beach, Florida

Hotel: Sheraton Sand Key Resort

Location: 1160 Gulf Blvd, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767


Room Booking Block Date: April 27, 2018 through May 05, 2018

Room booking link for SPDC Meeting: TBA

Rate: $190 Single or Double, $200 Triple, $210 Quad

Parking: Complimentary

Room cut-off date is 5:00 pm March 28, 2018

Transportation: Car Rental or SuperShuttle (very convenient since there seem to be a lot of shuttles going back and forth between Clearwater and the airport)

NOTE: Sheraton is part of Marriott for those who concern about  their loyalty program.  Please stay and book through the hotel (link above when available) in order to meet the room night requirement, better negotiation in the future, and keep the registration fee low for all members.

3.6.10 — Surge Protection of Equipment Connected to Both Low Voltage AC Power and Communication Circuits Working Group

This group, dealing with MSPDs (multi-service surge protective devices) will start up again at the 02 – 07 October 2017 Fall Meeting. There will be some pre-work before the meeting. If you intend participating in WG 3.6.10 by attending its meetings please send your name and email address for the pre-meeting correspondence to mjmaytum@gmail.com. A future topic to be covered is the effect of a high impedance PE (protective earth) connection and the resultant distribution of surge current in the services.