International Technology Forum for Power System Operators and Owners

ISOLATED POWER SYSTEM CONNECT

Isolated Power System Connect provides a unique opportunity for industry, academia and international experts working in the field of remote area power supply and isolated power systems to connect, discuss and share their ideas, present results, reflect on past experiences and discuss future projects.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Engineers
  • IPS Owners and Operators
  • Government Representatives
  • Policy Makers
  • Aid Agencies
  • Utilities
  • Climate Change Advocacy Groups

VENUE

Hobart Function and Conference Centre
1 Elizabeth Street Pier
Hobart TAS 7000

IPS Connect 2019

IPS Connect 2019 will be held from 11 – 15 November 2019 at the Hobart Function and Conference Centre in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia and will include a Two Day Professional Development Course and/or a 3 Day Technical Workshop.

2018
Maui, Hawaii, USA

2017
Rottnest Island, Western Australia

2016
Flinders Island, Tasmania, Australia

2015
King Island, Tasmania, Australia

2019 IPS Connect Program

Visit the program page to see the full program as planning proceeds. The 2019 IPS program will include sessions and/or site visits for the following projects.

Network-Aware Coordination: Bruny Island Battery Trial

Humboldt River Mini Hydro - River Power Tasmania

FIRE Wind Turbine, Flinders Island, Tasmania

Flinders Island Hub

2019 IPS CONNECT COMMITTEE

Chair:

  • Professor Michael Negnevitsky
    University of Tasmania

Committee:

  • Dr Richard Rocheleau
    Hawaii Natural Energy Institute
  • Associate Professor Xiaolin Wan
    University of Tasmania
  • Simon Benmarraze
    International Renewable Energy Agency
  • Simon Gamble
    Enernet Global
  • Ray Massie
    Hydro Tasmania
  • Dr James Hamilton
    Centre for Renewable Energy and Power Systems, University of Tasmania
  • Marc White
    Goanna Energy
  • Andrew Fraser
    Pyramus
  • Salman Stevenson
    TasNetworks
  • Professor George Roe
    Alaska Center for Energy and Power

IPS CONNECT SECRETARIAT

Please contact the team at Conference Design with any questions regarding registration and planning your attendance for IPS Connect 2017.

mail@conferencedesign.com.au
+61 3 6231 2999

Accommodation Options

The Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel

11 minute walk to conference venue

Room rates available on the website.

Rooms staring from $220 per night.

www.oldwoolstore.com.au

The Hotel Grand Chancellor

7 minute walk to conference venue

Room rates available on the website.

Rooms staring from $315 per night.

www.grandchancellorhotels.com

Ibis Styles Hobart

10 minute walk to conference venue

Room rates available on the website.

Rooms staring from $173 per night.

www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-B040-ibis-styles-hobart/

Lenna of Hobart Hotel

10 minute walk to conference venue

Room rates available on the website.

Rooms staring from $230 per night.

www.lenna.com.au/

Hosts

Sponsors

PAST ORGANISATIONS ATTENDING OR SUPPORTING IPS CONNECT INCLUDE:

  • Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)
  • Hawaii Natural Energy Institute (HNEI)
  • Synergy
  • Global Sustainable Energy Solutions (GSES)
  • Goanna Energy Consulting
  • University of Tasmania
  • Enercon
  • Innovus Power
  • Unelco Engie
  • Power and Water Corporation
  • RCR Tolminson
  • Chuuk Public Utility Corporation (CPUC)
  • Masdar
  • EFL
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • Regen Power
  • International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
  • Magellan Power
  • UTAS Centre for Renewable Energy & Power Systems
  • Western Power
  • Australian Antarctic Division
  • TAU
  • UPC Renewables
  • Energy Queensland
  • JUWI
  • Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
  • Pacific Power Association
  • Renewable Energy Systems (RES)
  • Goldwind
  • Office of Naval Research
  • World Bank
  • Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP)
  • Horizon Power
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
  • ITP Renewables
  • Energy Developments
  • Territory Generation
  • MEB
  • TasNetworks
  • Entura
  • Clean Energy Council
  • Solomon Power
  • Hydro Tasmania
  • Rocky Mountain Institute
  • Carbon War Room
  • Tonga Power Limited
  • Carnegie Clean Energy
  • Power Ledger
  • TEC

Isolated Power System Connect

Isolated Power System Connect provides a unique opportunity for industry, academia and international experts working in the field of remote area power supply and isolated power systems to connect, discuss and share their ideas, present results, reflect on past experiences and discuss future projects.

The 2017 Professional Development Course and Workshop will be held on Rottnest Island in Western Australia. Previous meetings have been held on King Island and Flinders Island in Tasmania.

For enquires regarding presentations:

Please contact Professor Michael Negnevitsky, IPS CONNECT 2017 Chair.

For enquires regarding registration:

Please contact the team at Conference Design with any questions regarding registration and planning your attendance.
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