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NAE Regional Meeting and Symposium Agenda

National Academy of Engineering (NAE)
Regional Meeting – Illinois Institute of Technology
Smart Grid Technology Potential and Challenges
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

IIT Hermann Hall, 3241 South Federal Street, Chicago, IL 60616

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
11:00 a.m. – Noon National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Business meeting – NAE members only
Hermann Hall, Armour Dining Room (lower level)
Noon – 1:00 p.m. Luncheon – NAE members only

Symposium, Topic: Smart Grid Technology Potential and Challenges
  Hermann Hall, Ballroom (main level)
1:15 p.m. Welcome remarks – John Anderson, President, IIT
1:30 p.m. NAE President, C. D. Mote, Jr.
2:00 p.m. Anjan Bose, Regents Professor, School of EECS,
Washington State University
The Evolution of Control for The Smart Transmission Grid
2:25 p.m. H. Vincent Poor, Michael Henry Strater University Professor of Electrical
Engineering, Princeton University
Smart Grid: The Role of the Information Sciences
2:50 p.m. BREAK, Hermann Hall, Gallery Lounge
3:10 p.m. John R. Birge, Jerry W. and Carol Lee Levin Professor of Operations
Management, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Recognizing Uncertainty with Incentives to Make the Grid Smart and Efficient
3:35 p.m. Mohammad Shahidehpour, Director, Robert W. Galvin Center for Electricity Innovation, IIT
Microgrid: A New Hub in Energy Infrastructure
4:00 p.m. Panel discussion moderated by Alan Cramb, Provost, IIT
4:45 p.m. Closing Remarks – Alan Cramb, Provost, IIT
5:00 – 6:00 p.m.  Reception, Hermann Hall, Gallery Lounge

Additional Information

For additional information contact Sandra LaPorte: 312.567.5199