SA Chapter 2015 Program of Events




Presenter and Company

Organiser - Location


Thursday 19th March 2015


“Tolerable Asset Risk”

Arthur Calvert-Smith,ElectraNet Pty. Ltd.

MP& BC / Chapman Theatre, EA

This presentation will deal with the quantification of asset risks and will include a case study on a risk-based approach to earthing.

Thursday 30th April 2015.


Tindo Solar Tour

Adrian Ferraretto, Managing Director, Tindo Solar

Tindo Solar, Mawson Lakes

Presentation on the solar panel manufacturing process and the Tindo business model, followed by a tour of the facility.

Thursday 18th June 2015


“Latest Developments in NEM Regulatory Regime”

David Swift, Executive General Manager Corporate DevelopmentAEMO

MP / Chapman Theatre, EA

This presentation will include information on the current supply/demand issues, concerns on falling network efficiency and distributed generation issues.  A South Australian perspective of these issues will also be presented.

Thursday 20th August 2015


“Optimal PPE for Arc Flash Protection”

Darren Jenkins, Electrical Safety Manager,  Ausgrid

Room HH3 - 09, Hans Heyson Bdg, Uni SA West Campus

Darren will show conventional and high sped videos of tests on protective clothing exposed to arc flashes.  The presentation will also give a summary of the PPE adopted at Ausgrid as a result of Darren’s findings.

Wednesday 18th November 2015


Energy Storage and the Power Network

Richard Turner, Founder/Director of Innovation & Marketing, Zen Energy 

Mark Vincent , Manager Investment Strategy,  SA Power Networks 



Room HH3-09 Hans Heyson Bldg, Uni SA West Campus

This event is to be focused on energy storage technology, applications and practicalities for the electric power network.  

Martyn Pearce, SA Chapter Chairman   -   9th October 2015.

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