• Venue

    Vienna, the magic place in Austria

  • OVE Austrian Electrotechnical Association

    National Co-Host: OVE Austrian Electrotechnical Association unites enterprises and institutions as well as experts and interested parties from the entire field of electrical engineering. The Association promotes the reputation of the entire line of business, the development of the profession as well as the progress of technology and science and deals with current challenges of electrical engineering and information technology.



Honor Committee:
Chairman: Gerhard Christiner Chairman CIGRE Austria (Austrian Power Grid, AT)
Nico Smit                  Chairman of CIGRE-SC-A1 (ESKOM, ZA)
Secretary: Karl Bauer Secretary of CIGRE Austria (Schneider Electric, AT)
  Peter Wiehe        Secretary of CIGRE SC-A1 (Hydro Tasmania, AU)




Organization Committee:


Franz Ramsauer

Austrian Regular SC-A1 Member (ANDRITZ Hydro, AT)


Peter Reichel

Secretary General OVE (AT)


Karl Stanka

OVE Austrian Electrotechnical Association  (AT)


Birgit Sykora

OVE Austrian Electrotechnical Association  (AT)

Technical Committee for the Colloquium:
Chairman: Nico Smit Chairman CIGRE-SC-A1 (ESKOM, ZA)
Co-Chairman: Franz Ramsauer Austrian Regular SC-A1 Member (ANDRITZ Hydro, AT)
Members: Juergen Weidner
Siemens, DE
  Remi Tremblay Hydro Quebec - CA
  Erli Figueredo Rio de Janeiro State University, BR
  Luis Rouco University Pontifica Comillas - Madrid, SP
  Johnny Rocha GE Renewable Energy, BR
  Kevin Mayor GE Renewable Energy, CH
  Howard Sedding Iris Power, CA
  Peter Wiehe Hydro Tasmania, AU
  Bob Fenton Generation Technology Consultants, USA
  Monique Krieg Wezelenburg - Electrical Insulation Consultancy High Energy B.V., Netherland
  Uwe Schichler University of Technology Graz, Inst. for HV Engineering and System Performance, AT
  Annette Mütze University of Technology Graz, Electric Drives and Machine Institute
  Franz Zerobin ANDRITZ Hydro-R&D, AT
    1 – 2 additional Professors from an Austrian Technical University
    1 representative from an Austrian power utility
    1 additional representative of Austrian industry (e.g. Isovolta)