IEEE International Workshop on 'Challenges in Smart Grid and Renewable Resources'

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Event Details

Date: May 13-15, 2010
Time: 08:30 - 18:30 IST
Venue: Infosys Campus, Hebbal Electronics City, Hootagalli, Mysore, Karnataka, India


Event Overview

Infosys hosts an international workshop on 'Challenges in Smart Grid and Renewable Resources'. The workshop focuses on Renewable Resources and Smart Grid Applications for transmission and distribution systems in the Indian Grid.

The three-day conference features over 20 sessions on the vision of smart grids in India, advanced components in smart grids, regulatory regimes, problems faced by Utilities, etc. Infosys also showcases the best-in-class IT solutions for Energy and Utilities companies. Meet Infosys’ experts at the conference to know more about our offerings.

Infosys' C. N. Raghupathi conducts a tutorial session on 'Smart Grid - The Indian Context and Components'.


Session Details

Topic: Smart Grid - The Indian Context and Components
Date: May 13, 2010
Time: 09:00-10:00 IST
Speaker: C. N. Raghupathi, Vice President, India Business Unit, Infosys Technologies


Session Description

This session will focus on:

  • New technical solutions that can be easily and cost-effectively deployed to improve existing grids
  • Enhancing existing grids to accommodate distributed energy resources such as photovoltaic systems and wind energy
  • Enabling new products and services such as smart meter applications for energy usage monitoring, home automation systems, and demand side management


Speaker Profile

C. N. Raghupathi
Raghupathi has over 25 years of experience and has designed, erected and commissioned transmission systems, sub-stations and power plants. He has extensive expertise in the U.S. Manufacturing, Energy and Utilities domains as well as discrete and process manufacturing.

In his current role as Vice President, Raghupathi handles the India market for Manufacturing, Energy and Utilities. He is the chairperson of the working group on Inter-Operability Standards, Government of India, and a knowledge partner of a working group on Digital Architecture of the Future. He is also an advisor to the Government of Orissa on Smart Grids.

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