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4th Annual
Advanced Protection Symposium (APS)

Live Virtual Event
October 4-5, 2023
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Central Time

The Advanced Protection Symposium (APS), a North American OMICRON-hosted event, presents the latest advancements in protection and testing, along with tried-and-true applications, best practices, and real-world case studies; always keeping fundamentals front and center. 

Formerly known as the Protection & Traveling Wave Testing Workshop, APS takes a big-picture look at power system protection and testing including traveling-wave protection, cybersecurity, IEC 61850, integration of DERs, and more. 

At APS we come together to share knowledge and learn from one another, all aimed at improving grid reliability, security, safety, and affordability. 

Who should attend?

  • Protection Engineers
  • Commissioning Engineers
  • Engineering Management
  • Protective Relay Testers
  • Field Techs
  • Academia

Agenda Highlights:

  • Challenges and solutions to protecting power systems 
  • Function-based vs. system-based testing for a transformer
  • Traveling-wave relay applications and testing
  • Lessons learned and case studies
  • IEC 61850, digital substations
  • Fault analysis considerations
  • Live testing demonstration     
  • End-to-end testing
  • Cybersecurity



    All times below are in [GMT-06:00] Central Time (US & Canada)




    More Information 


    $156.00 — (Early Bird Pricing) Virtual Attendee
    $195.00 — Virtual Attendee

    Register before September 15, 2023, and save 20%.
    Registration closes on October 3, 2023.

    The registration fee includes an opportunity for NETA Continuing Technical Development Credits (CTDs)* or Professional Developments Hours (PDHs).

    Attendance is required to receive a NETA CTD or PDH Certificate. The credit hour(s) are calculated based on the session(s) time. Any time before, after, or during breaks is not included.

    *One hour equals 1 NETA CTD.

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    Post Event Materials

    • Virtual Event Recordings: Sessions will be recorded and shared if they are of good quality.
    • Speaker Presentations: This will be shared after the event concludes.
    • NETA CTD or PDH Certificate: This will be provided after calculations are made, and the event concludes.

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