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Technology for the 21st Century Utility

The Grid of the Future™ symposium is sponsored by the CIGRE US National Committee (USNC) and the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), and is hosted by FirstEnergy. The GOTF symposium provides participants with the opportunity to network with their peers in the generation, transmission, distribution, markets, and smart grid technologies industries, and provides a variety of seminars and workshops in addition to educational speakers and tutorial sessions. Contributions from Next Generation Network (NGN) young engineers are encouraged.


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Early registration ends September 30, 2017. You must book your hotel before September 30, 2017 to be included in the GOTF room block.


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