CIGRE-KOREA (Korea National Committee on Large Power System) hosts 2017 CIGRE SC-C3 Meeting at COEX in Seoul from September 25th to 29th, where the latest technical expertise and various issues on the electric environment will be shared and discussed.
At the same time, diverse activities will be held: Working Group Meeting, Study Committee Meeting, Electric System Environmental Technology Conference and Exhibition. Moreover a special event, the International Tower Design Award, is hosted by Korea Electric Power Corporation with a view to discover and spread eco-friendly tower designs which could become future models internationally accepted by alleviating the negative images of the steel towers since last long decades. For these events, more than 300 professionals from about 30 countries are expected to join from related industries and academia.
In parallel with CIGRE SC C3 Seoul meeting, all these exhibitions will be placed at the same hall where Seoul International Electric Fair (SIEF) 2017, which focuses mainly on the coming eco-friendly electric power equipment: switchgears, transformers, ESS, etc. Besides, other future prospective issues for the power industrial business are also dealt with: Super high voltage transmission and distribution facility (HVDC), Overhead transmission and distribution system, Underground transmission and distribution system and Diagnosis system for electric power facilities.
The organizing committee is working around the clock to prepare for forward-looking programs and to ensure the effectual communications amongst interested parties from the four corners of the world.
We are looking forward to having the opportunity to welcome you all in Seoul, an ineffable world-class city where contemporary lifestyle meets long standing history.
Prof. Ja-Yoon Koo
2017 CIGRE SC C3 Meeting in Seoul
It is our pleasure to host the “2017 CIGRE SC C3 Meeting in Seoul” for five days from Sep 25 to 29 in Korea, where you can meet the global activities related to electric environments of large power systems in one place. For CIGRE Korea National Committee, it is the 3rd CIGRE SC meeting hosted in Seoul and has been eight years since the successive ending of 2009 CIGRE SC B2 Meeting. We are full of will and desire to hold this meeting more successfully than two previous meetings and urge you for your cooperation.
At this 2017 CIGRE SC C3 Meeting in Seoul, members and related persons from all over the world will gather together to share advanced environment-friendly technologies for electric power systems as well as draw and spread realistic and future-oriented results through the official and special events of Electric Environmental Technology Colloquium and International Tower Design Awards to every corner of the globe to reduce the consuming social conflicts such as related to the construction of new electric transmission lines.
It will be a great honor for us and we expect to meet all of you at 2017 CIGRE SC C3 Meeting in Seoul on September 25 through 29.
Lastly, let me extend my sincere thanks to Henk Sanders, Chairman of CIGRESC C3, Lugschitz Herbert, Chairman of CIGRE SC B2, supporting institutions and committee members for the continued support for the success of this meeting.
Dr. Dongil Lee
CIGRE SC C3 Korean Delegate