Vulnerability of the electrical grid and interdependent critical infrastructures to extraordinary disruptive events

  • Date: –16:00
  • Location: Zoom (information comes after registration)
  • Lecturer: Gerd Hovin Kjølle, Chief Scientist at SINTEF Energy Research; Nadejda Komendantova, Research Leader of the Cooperation and Transformative Governance Research Group at the International Institute for Applied System Analysis (IIASA) in Laxenburg, Austria; Samuel Forsberg, CNDS/Uppsala University
  • Website
  • Organiser: Centre of Natural Hazards & Disaster Science (CNDS) via Malin Göteman (Electricity - Electrical Engineering)
  • Contact person: Malin Göteman
  • Seminarium

The Department of Electrical Engineering invites everyone interested to a series of research seminars from CNDS with remote participation via Zoom

Agenda

14:00              Welcome and Introduction (Malin Göteman, Uppsala University)

14:10              Security of electricity supply in the future intelligent and integrated power systemPresentation by Gerd Hovin Kjølle, Chief Scientist at SINTEF Energy Research (Stiftelsen for industriell og teknisk forskning) and Professor at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). (30 mins + 10 mins for Q & A)

14:50              Coffee break at the computer

15:00              Multi-risk governance and resilience of electrical grids. Presentation by Nadejda Komendantova, research leader of the Cooperation and Transformative Governance Research Group at the International Institute for Applied System Analysis (IIASA) in Laxenburg, Austria. (30 mins + 10 mins for Q & A)

15:40              Reduced vulnerability and risk reduction in electricity networks. Presentation by Samuel Forsberg. (5 mins + 5 mins for Q & A session)

15:50              Final remarks

16:00              End of meeting

To participate in the seminar, please register here by 10 Septemberhttps://uu-se.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5Mtc-2ppzwrG9Ru7WAayj5ANHl2iWoe80kG (After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Please log in 10 min before the meeting starts, to make sure it works.)