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IEEE Public Inputs and the NEC Process (Webinar)

IEEE Public Inputs and the NEC P

http:// or https://; that is the question

http:// websites exchange data with the user that that is not encrypted. https:// websites exchange data with the user that is encrypted and hence offers greater security for things like credit card details. The standard security technology for encrypted data exchange is a secure sockets layer, SSL, that is provided and certified by a third party.

New Low-Voltage Tutorials

Courtesy of Dr. A R Martin, two new tutorials have been added to the low-voltage tutorial page.

pes-spdc.org 2016 Metrics

This news letter looks backwards (2016 and earlier) and forwards (2017 and beyond) in terms the the pes-spdc.org site metrics.

Site yearly metrics

90 free presentations on protection

Some 90 ATIS Protection Engineers Group (PEG) Conference presentations from the years 2013 to 2016 are available on the ATIS PEG Website. For your convenience, the SPDC Website now has a new page with the individual presentation download links. Each tab has that years presentations.

Schedule update for 2016 Fall SPDC meeting

A revised schedule, dated 19 October, for the SPDC 24-28 October 2016 Fall Meeting in San Antonio, TX has been posted on the 2016 Fall SPDC Meeting page.

You can download the revised schedule from this link.

SPDC Meeting early bird rates end Monday, September 19, 2016

The IEEE PES Surge Protective Devices Committee (SPDC) Fall Meeting is on the 24-28 October 2016 in San Antonio, TX. Later than intended, this Newsletter is to remind you that the early bird room reservation rate and meeting registration fee end date is Monday, September 19, 2016. Thereafter the registration fee increases from 55 $ to 75 $.

Fall 2016 SPDC meeting Online registration now available

The meeting registration fees are $ 55 – early, $ 75  - late.  Extra lunch tickets are 35 $ each.
Registration late fee becomes effective September 19, 2016 – same date that the reserved room block rate now ends.

The direct URL for registration payment access is

SPDC Fall Meeting Page Posted

The important hotel booking information is now available at http://pes-spdc.org/content/2016-fall-spdc-meeting

The Registration fee, Luncheon tickets and Meeting Schedule details will be posted as they become available.

SPDC Spring 2016 Meeting Registration now open

The SPDC Website has been updated with the following:

Hotel Room booking advice added for those who have not already reserved their rooms: