NERC - North American Electric Reliability Corporation

06/25/2019 | Press release | Archived content

ERO Enterprise Leaders to Address State of Reliability at FERC Technical Conference

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Leadership from the ERO Enterprise will participate on a panel at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's annual technical conference on reliability issues of the bulk power system Thursday. The conference, which is open to the public, begins at 9 a.m. Eastern at FERC's headquarters.

The daylong conference is organized into four panels:

  • Panel I: Status of the Electric Reliability Organization and Reliability
  • Panel II: The Impact of Cloud Based Services and Virtualization on BES Operations, Planning and Security
  • Panel III: Managing Changes in Communications Technologies on the New Grid
  • Panel IV: Reliability Issues Associated with Reliability Coordinator Seams.

Participating on Panel I for the ERO Enterprise are Jim Robb, president and chief executive officer, NERC; Mark Lauby, senior vice president and chief reliability officer, NERC; and Tim Gallagher, president and chief executive officer, ReliabilityFirst.

The full agenda is available here. Pre-registration is encouraged for in-person attendance, and the conference will be webcast.

Robb and Lauby Testimony