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Paris Session 2016 – Networking opportunities for UK delegates

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Monday 22nd August 2016 17.30 to 18.30

UK delegate welcome meeting. This will be hosted by TNEI at stand 212 in the Technical Exhibition. This is an informal event for UK delegates.

Tuesday 23rd August 2016 18.30 to 20.30

CIGRE-UK Networking Reception. This is a more formal event, please follow the dress code on the invitation.  If you applied for an invitation, you will find your invitation cards in the pigeon-hole mail point located near the CIGRE reception area.

Paris Bursaries Awarded

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Award of NGN Bursaries for Paris Session

CIGRE-UK has for the first time this year awarded 3 bursaries to NGN members to support their attendance to the Paris Session. The bursaries will cover up to £1,000 of travel and accommodation costs for each of the successful applicants.

Congratulations to Gordon Watson of SgurrEnergy, ShengJi Tee of the University of Manchester, and Jaime Renedo Anglada of the University of Southampton for receiving the bursaries for the 2016 Paris Session. In particular these young members were chosen for supporting CIGRE activities and participating in the NGN presentation competition.

Recent Technical Brochures

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The following Technical Brochures are now available to download on e-cigre.
TB 660 – Saving though optimised maintenance in Air Insulated Substations. WG B3.32.
TB 659 – Transformer thermal modelling. WG A2.38.
TB 658 – Default management in electricity markets. WG C5.15.