Minnesota Power Systems Conference

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Stay abreast of today's power system technology in this three-day conference that emphasizes the unique challenges faced by electric utilities in the Midwest. Concurrent sessions include substations, utility industry futures, delivery systems, project management, relaying, distribution automation/communications, safety and security, metering, power generation and tutorials.

Sponsored by 

College of Continuing and Professional Studies, University of Minnesota 

In cooperation with 

IEEE Twin Cities PES/IAS

Proposal Submission for 2019 Conference

If you'd like to be considered as a speaker for the 2019 Minnesota Power Systems Conference:

  • Submit your presentation proposal by MARCH 4, 2019 (DEADLINE EXTENDED)
  • Accepted proposals will be notified no later than June 2019 by the planning committee

Continuing Education Units

Participants who attend the entire conference will receive 1.5 University of Minnesota College of Continuing and Professional Studies CEUs. Participants who attend only Tuesday and Wednesday will receive 1.2 CEUs. One CEU is defined as 10 contact hours of participation in an organized continuing education experience. A CEU certificate will be sent to each participant after the conference. A permanent record of CEUs earned will be maintained by the University of Minnesota Office of Admissions and Record Transcript Unit.

Location & Accommodations


The conference will be held at the Saint Paul RiverCentre, 175 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, Minnesota. Parking is available for a fee in the RiverCentre parking ramp, which is located on Kellogg Boulevard across the street from RiverCentre. 


A block of rooms will be reserved at the Intercontinental Saint Paul Riverfront

Contact Information

Program Information: Marie Villano

Registration Information

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