2009 TCIP Industry Workshop

NCSA Auditorium
1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana, Illinois
October 29-30, 2009


Wednesday, October 28

6:00 p.m.

Dinner Reception
Luna Restaurant
116 N. Chestnut, Champaign

Thursday, October 29

7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Michael Bragg, College of Engineering, Illinois

8:30 a.m. – 8:55 a.m.

TCIP Introduction and Overview
William Sanders, Illinois

8:55 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

TCIP Industry Interactions
Pete Sauer, Illinois

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

TCIPG Research: Trustworthy Substation Devices and Networks
Klara Nahrstedt, Illinois and Sean Smith, Dartmouth

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.


10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Short Talks Session: Long-term Opportunities and Challenges for Resilient Power Grid Systems
Jeff Roxey, North American Electric Reliability Corporation
Jeff Dagle, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Bruce Barnett, GE Global Research

Recorder: Kazuhiro Minami, Illinois

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.


12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Panel 1: Resilient designs and mechanisms for demand response systems
Jeff Dagle, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Galen Rasche, Southwest Research Institute
Terry Sick, EnerNOC
Dave Whitehead, Schweitzer Engineering
Andrew Wright, N-Dimension

Moderator: Zbigniew Kalbarczyk, Illinois
Recorder: Michael LeMay, Illinois

2:15 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.

Report on Smart Grid Public Policy Workshop
George Gross, Illinois

2:20 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.


2:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Panel 2: Development of grid-specific cyber vulnerabilities and attack detection and response techniques
Rob Cunningham, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Gary Finco, Idaho National Laboratory
Bryan Richardson, Sandia National Laboratory
Edmond Rogers, Ameren
Al Valdes, SRI

Moderator: Roy Campbell, Illinois
Recorder: Sergey Bratus, Dartmouth College

4:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Poster Session

6:00 p.m.

Dinner, NCSA Atrium

Friday, October 30

7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:15 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Lenore Zuck, National Science Foundation
Doug Maughan, Department of Homeland Security
Nabil Adam, Department of Homeland Security

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

TCIP Research: Trustworthy Transmission Networks & Applications
Himanshu Khurana, Illinois
Carl Hauser, Washington State University
David Nicol, Illinois

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

TCIP Research: Trustworthy Wide Area and Distribution Systems
Carl Gunter, Illinois
Tom Overbye, Illinois

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.


10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Panel 3: Resilient designs and mechanisms for wide area measurement systems
Floyd Galvin, Entergy
Paul Myrda, Electric Power Research Institute
James Sample, Tennessee Valley Authority
Alison Silverstein, NASPI Project Manager

Moderator: Himanshu Khurana, Illinois
Recorder: Rakesh Bobba, Illinois

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.


12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Panel 4: Accelerating Technology transition and standardization and workforce development for resilient grid systems
Erfan Ibrahim, Electric Power Research Institute
Doug Maughan, Department of Homeland Security
Rick Schantz, BBN

Moderator: Bill Sanders, Illinois
Recorder: Kate Rogers, Illinois

2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Open Discussions

2:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks