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5G cuts the wires of the smart grid

Thu 10 Oct 2019
11:00 London •12:00 Paris • 06:00 New York
Some say that 5G is addressing the problems energy and utilities might have in 5-10 years, so what’s the hurry? Is it just another hype? It is true that 5G is the future but it is also right here, right now. Cellular massive machine type communication (mMTC) is being selected for large smart metering deployments, utilities are securing spectrums and invests in 5G ready private LTE networks. There are trials where 5G ultra reliable low latency communication (URLLC) is used for ancillary services to provide synthetic inertia, voltage control and frequency regulation.  
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Cyber Security for the Electric Sector 101

Thu 05 Sep 2019
15:00 London •16:00 Paris • 10:00 New York
Cyber security has become a critical priority for electric utilities, which are increasingly dependent on information technology and telecommunication infrastructure to ensure the reliability and security of the electric grid.