This year’s event is focused on "Re-Imagining the Electric Grid", and Teshmont will be represented by:

  • Jade Ewasiuk, PEng, Senior Consultant
  • Dr. Sameh Kodsi, PEng PE PMP SMIEEE, Senior Supervising Engineer
  • Dr. Jenny Zhou, PEng, Senior Supervising Engineer
  • Jennifer Rouda, Director Business Development, USA

We will be contributing by giving presentations and taking part in working groups. You can see us in action:

Tuesday, August 7th

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Modeling Requirements for HVDC Studies – Panel Session – Room D131
Dr. Sameh Kodsi, PEng PE PMP SMIEEE, will be presenting on "Phasor Based VSC HVDC Grid Modelling for Embedded HVDC Transmission Systems – Bulk Transmission System Planning"

(Event ID – 15PESGM2976)


8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Studies for Planning of HVDC – Working Group – Room A106
Dr. Jenny Zhou, PEng, will be participating as part of the IEEE Working Group 15.05.18


10:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Practical Technologies for VSC HVDC Systems – Working Group – Room A106
Dr. Jenny Zhou, P Eng, will be participating as part of the IEEE Working Group 15.05.19


1:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Economics and Operating Experience of HVDC and FACTS – Recent HVDC and FACTS Refurbishments, Installations, and Special Controls that are the Economic Choice – Part II – Panel Session – Room A103
Jade Ewasiuk, PEng, will be presenting on "Manitoba Hydro’s Bipole III HVDC Project"
(Event ID – 15PESGM2518)


Wednesday, August 8th

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Adapting Transmission Planning to the Scaling up of Distributed and Variable Resources – Panel Session – Room D131
Dr. Sameh Kodsi, PEng PE PMP SMIEEE, will be presenting on the "Integration of Renewable Energy Resources and Probabilistic Transmission Planning for Oil and Gas – Practical Approach"
(Event ID – 15PESGM2912)


We will also be attending events and networking throughout the conference.

If you will be in Portland at this time and would like to meet up, please contact:

Robyn Koropatnick, PEng PMP
Vice President, Business Development
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204-284-8100 ext. 1234