The North American Synchrophasor Initiative (NASPI) Work Group meeting will be held in Minneapolis, MN, April 15 - 16, 2020, featuring technical sessions and presentations that showcase innovative applications of synchrophasor technology. We will also feature opportunities associated with wide-area streaming applications of high-speed advanced sensors time-synchronized measurements, including issues associated with inverter-based generation and the ability to maintain essential reliability services.
NASPI Work Group registration. The early bird registration fee will be $500 for regular attendees and $100 for students. The regular rate will be $600 and $175 respectively for registrations made after March 23, 2020.
Book your hotel reservations. A block of rooms at the Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown is available at $139/night for standard reservation rooms and $130/night for Government reservation rooms. These special rates will be applicable for the nights of April 13-17, 2020. The rate will be available until March 23, 2020, or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first. You may reserve your room using the link above or call 1-612-339-4900 and ask for a room using the North American Synchrophasor Initiative (NASPI) room block.
*Parking is not complimentary at this specific hotel: self-parking $23/day, valet parking $45/day.
During the NASPI reception in Minneapolis we will be bestowing the distinguished 2019 NASPI Awards. The awards are a way for the NASPI community to recognize individuals and organizations devoting extraordinary levels of time, effort and creativity to the NASPI mission. The awards are meant to show our appreciation for strong contributions to NASPI’s goals, and to foster a community of excellence in the pursuit of advancing synchrophasor technology and utilization. Nominations in the following categories are due February 28, please fill out the nomination form and email to firstname.lastname@example.org – thank you:
- NASPI Volunteer of the Year
- NASPI Control Room Solutions Task Team MVP
- NASPI Data & Network Management Task Team MVP
- NASPI Engineering Analysis Task Team MVP
- NASPI Distribution Task Team MVP
- NASPI Performance Requirements, Standards & Verification Task Team MVP
- NASPI Outstanding Student of the Year – Graduate-level
- NASPI Outstanding Student of the Year – Undergraduate-level
- NASPI Outstanding Utility of the Year