This piece was originally published in the April 2018 issue of electroindustry.
NEMA Industry Director Steve Griffith joined experts on the Standards & Architecture Panel at the Industrial Internet of Things Energy Forum in February to discuss what is needed in information management, communication across diverse energy infrastructures, best practices, methodologies, and available technology. He will also provide NEMA’s insights on the microgrid market opportunity at the third annual Grid Modernization Forum, May 23 and 24.
Senior Program Manager Brian Marchionini represented NEMA at the Energy Storage Systems Safety and Reliability Forum, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, in March. He will address microgrids, resilience, and cybersecurity at the Energy Storage Association’s 28th Annual Conference and Expo, April 18–20, as a panel participant on “Your Need-to-Know Guide to Grid Risk Theories and Cyber Security Standards.”