Engineers Australia - Electrical Branch Division 2019 Program

ResTech's Peter Stepien is Chair of the Engineers Australia Newcastle Division Electrical Branch Committee. This committee support  Continued Professional Development (CPD) activities through monthly presentations in person and online via webinar. 

The 2019 program is outlined below (as at 14/01/2019)

  • February 13/02/19 - Generation Facilitating Large Scale Uptake of Renewables - Sara Johnston and Clare Paynter

  • March 13/03/19 - Advanced Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) Systems - Dr KC Wong

  • April 10/04/19 - Is Rapid Earth Fault Current Limiting (REFCL) Technology the Correct Choice? Dr Bill Carman

  • May 8/05/19 - Newcastle Light Rail: Overhead Live Wiring versus On Board Energy Storage - Patrick Lehane

  • June 12/06/19 - Concentrated Solar Thermal: A Case Study

  • July 10/07/19 - Embedded Systems Smorgasbord - Brenton Schulz

  • August 14/08/19 - Forecasting in the National Electricity Market

  • September 11/09/19 - Wave Energy: A Case Study

  • October 9/10/19 - Micro Grids in Remote Communities - Vi Garrood

  • November 13/11/19 - Could the Electricity Network withstand an Earthquake? (including Annual Meeting)

To find out more about an upcoming CPD session or to register, check out the  Engineers Australia events page.

Engineers Australia - Newcastle Division Electrical Branch Program 2018

ResTech's Peter Stepien is Chair of the Engineers Australia Newcastle Division Electrical Branch Committee. This committee support  Continued Professional Development (CPD) activities through monthly presentations in person and online via webinar. 

The 2018 program is outlined below (as at 16/05/2018)

  • Feburary 14/02/18 - The Evolution of Ampcontrol: From Start Up to Success and Beyond Peter Cockbain, AM

  • March 14/03/18 - Microsatellites Professor Andrew Dempster

  • April 11/04/18 - Building a Wind Farm: The Australian Context Bruce Rummins

  • May 9/05/18 - Construction of an Electric Vehicle: A Case Study Jon Eggenhuizen

  • June 13/06/18 - High-Power Battery Charging James Kennedy

  • July 11/07/18 - A Different Way of Looking at Our Power Systems Dr Terrence Summers

  • August 8/08/18 - Alternative Generation Options in the Balance

  • September 12/09/18 - Advanced Nuclear Reactors Tony Irwin

  • October 10/10/18 - DC System and Power Electronics: A Friend of Foe?

  • November 14/11/18 - Energy Storage: Opportunities and Challenges Beyond the Hype (incorporating AGM) Dr Glenn Platt

To find out more about an upcoming CPD session or to register, check out the  Engineers Australia events page.