Northwest Energy Systems Symposium (NWESS) 2018


Reinventing and Transforming the Energy System


NWESS is a two-day symposium that focuses on a wide range of topics and provides information on how to best address some of the most pressing energy issues facing our region. The symposium is an industry driven conference; the topics are suggested and voted on by the Industry. The symposium is a combination of presentations and discussions.


This year, the theme is Reinventing and Transforming the Energy System. Regionally recognized experts will discuss:

- Energy Storage and Renewables

- Washington Clean Energy Fund Grants

- Energy Data Science

- Distributed Energy Resource Planning

- EIM and Transmission Real-Time Tools


NWESS is sponsored by the electric energy industry in the Pacific Northwest, the IEEE and the Electrical Energy program at the University of Washington.

  Date and Time




  • Start time: 04 April 2018 07:00 AM
  • End time: 05 April 2018 04:30 PM
  • All times are US/Pacific
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  • University of Washington
  • 1310 NE 40th Street
  • Seattle, Washington
  • United States 98105
  • Building: Alder Hall
  • Room Number: Auditorium

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  • Admission fee applies ?
  • Starts 29 January 2018 01:00 AM
  • Ends 05 April 2018 04:00 PM
  • All times are US/Pacific


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Registration includes refreshments and lunch. Campus parking is available for $15/day.

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