Portage, Michigan (PRWEB) December 20, 2016
Electrical power systems engineers and technicians will find a broad range of education and training needs addressed in PowerTest 2017’s impressive Monday and Tuesday line-up, packed with 27 unique electrical maintenance and safety presentations and four panel disscussions. This premier conference for electrical power system professionals is sponsored by NETA, the InterNational Electrical Testing Association.
Monday and Tuesday are just the beginning of a week full of industry leaders, presentations, networking, and educational opportunities at this year’s conference and trade show, which runs February 27 – March 3, 2017, at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California. Here are some highlights from Monday’s and Tuesday’s learning line-up:
- Vacuum Interrupter Failures
- High Magnitude Faults
- Battery Testing Standards
- Excitation Current Tests
- Commissioning Using Distributed Testing
- Protective Relay Testing
- Sweep Frequency Response Analysis
- NERC Testing Requirements
- Choosing Power Monitoring Tools
- End-To-End Testing
- Arc-Flash Mitigation
- Grounding Fundamentals
- Phase Cross-Connect Condition
- The Advancement of Protective Relays
- Trends in Circuit Breaker Analysis and Testing
- New Technology and Power Transformers
- Electrical Safety – Getting to Zero
Check out the PowerTest preview guide for more details and to plan your own training schedule.
Early Bird Registration Open Now
PowerTest attendees are encouraged to take advantage of Early Bird registration discounts, available now until December 31, 2016. PowerTest 2107 registration or a social pass is required to attend all conference events and networking activities. Additional fees may apply. Discounts are available for NETA Accredited Companies and NETA Alliance Program subscribers, and by registering for multiple seminars.
For a full schedule of this five-day conference and registration discount opportunities, download the PowerTest 2017 conference brochure. Register for PowerTest 2017 at http://www.powertest.org or call 888.300.6382 (NETA).
NETA is an ANSI Accredited Standards Developing Organization that creates and maintains standards for electrical maintenance and acceptance testing for electrical power equipment and systems, as well as a standard that addresses the certification of electrical testing technicians. NETA is an association of leading electrical testing companies comprised of visionaries committed to advancing the industry standards for power system installation and maintenance to ensure the highest level of reliability and safety.