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Transmission & Wholesale Markets School
Monday, August 05, 2013 - Friday, August 09, 2013
University of Wisconsin
Pyle Center Madison, WI 53706 UNITED STATES
  • Early Registration ends July 5th.

    Edison Electric Institute and the University of Wisconsin - Madison, present EEI's 2013 Transmission and Wholesale Markets School, an accredited course with the University of Wisconsin.

    For five intensive days at Edison Electric Institute's 2013 Transmission and Wholesale Markets School at the University of Wisconsin - Madison, you'll learn about the nation's transmission and wholesale markets from top to bottom. This is your chance to receive instruction from well-known experts and seasoned veterans who will describe the current thinking on transmission issues, economics, and market design.

    As our student, you will study transmission planning and operation issues with an emphasis on the institutional and financial dimensions of as well as policy, reliability, markets, and issues on the horizon. The transmission school student receives a comprehensive foundation and deeper understanding of transmission and wholesale electric markets. Additionally, the course is accredited with the University of Wisconsin - Madison for 3 to 3.5 CLE hours.
    • Introductions to Transmission Engineering
    • Fundamentals of Wholesale Markets in RTOs
    • System Planning Challenges in Light of Plant Retirements
    • NERC Standards and Compliance
    • Gas/Electric Coordination
    • Utility Finance from Wall Street's Perspective
    • Storm Restoration and Resiliency
    • Utility Market Operations
    • Demand Response and Energy Efficiency
    • Transmission Development Models
    • Cybersecurity
    • Distributed Generation
  • University of Wisconsin - Madison
    The Pyle Center
    702 Langdon Street and Lake Street
    Madison, WI
  • Whether you are new to the electric transmission and distribution industry or a seasoned veteran wishing to brush up on emerging policy issues, this course provides high level introductions as well as in-depth analysis of wholesale market operations and policy. Past attendees of this course have included attorneys, engineers, industry analysts, governmental and regulatory affairs representatives, state public service commissioners and staff, economists, operations managers, compliance specialists and governmental agency staff. 
  • Registration: Monday, August 5, 2013, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm.
    Instruction begins: Monday, August 5, 2013, 12:00 pm
    Course Conclusion: Friday, August 9, 2013, 12:00 pm
  • The Madison Concourse Hotel
    1 West Dayton Street
    Madison, WI 53703

    Phone: 888-797-4862

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    *Complimentary shuttle bus service is provided from the hotel to the campus.
  • Early Registration by July 5, 2013
    $2075 EEI Member/Associate/International Affiliate
    $2475 Non-Member/Non-Associate
    $1225 Federal or State Government Employee

    On or After July 6, 2013
    $2255 EEI Member/Associate/International Affiliate
    $2575 Non-Member/Non-Associate
    $1345 Federal or State Government Employee
  • Karen Onaran
    Phone: 202-508-5533