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2019 JNC Conference "New Technology Application for Transmission and Distribution -Digitalization-"


[Date&time]           30 September, 2019, 14:00-17:10
[Venue]                 Takeda Hall (Takeda Building 5F), Hongo Campus, University of Tokyo  
                                  Address: 2-11-16 Yayoi, Bunkyo ward, 113-0032, Tokyo
[Participation Fees]
         CIGRE Individual(Student) member                          Free
         A person belonging to CIGRE Collective member       3,000yen
         CIGRE non-member                                               5,000yen

Opening remarks                Akihiko YOKOYAMA, JNC Chairman

1. Digitalization in the field of power transmission and transformation
                                 -future prospects and technical challenges-
                Masafumi YASHIMA, Visiting Professor,Department of Electrical Engineering,
                              Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University

2. The potential of the digital transformation in the electric power utilities
                Katsuhito SAWADA,  Expert(Project Director)
                              IP Network Products Planning Division, Network Services Business Unit,
                                 Fujitsu Limited

3.Application expansion of IEC 61850 substation control and monitoring system
             Makoto KUWABARA, Manager, Substations, Transmission Dept.,
                            Power Network Company of Chubu Electric Power Co.,Inc.

4.Applications and future prospects of digital technology on overhead lines
            Taku YAMAKAWA, Department Director, Transmission System Dept,
                          Electric Power Development Co.,Ltd.
                             CIGRE SC B2 Regular member 

5.Digitalization solutions for substation planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance
             Shigeyuki TSUKAO, Senior Chief Engineer of Substation Engineering,
                    Transmission Department, TEPCO Power Grid, Inc.
                             CIGRE SC B3 Regular member

Closing remarks       Yoshiaki NAKATANI, JNC Vice Chairman 
                                                                   *Official language is Japanese.
The registration is needed in advance if you would like to participate this conference. Please contact us.
( Deadline: 30 August 2019,  E-mail address:

    Organized by Japanese National Committee of CIGRE
    Supported by IEEJ Power and Energy Society
    Financially supported by CIGRE