Jun 15 2021


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

How a modern WAN transforms grid operations

60-Minute session

Learn how pioneering grid operators have modernised their WAN communications to help transform their grid operations.

This discussion covers business cases, staff skillset development and lessons learned. It also highlights the efficiency and reliability benefits of modern WANs, along with the many use cases that they enable, including distributed renewable energy generation and protection.

Our panel explains why WANs based on IP/MPLS and optical technology have been critical to their digitalisation journey.

Key topics:

  • Real-life experiences with WAN transformation
  • WAN business cases and staffing requirements
  • Benefits of deploying WANs based on IP/MPLS and optical technology
  • Key use cases for WAN

Speakers: Jorge Lopes, Head of SCADA & COMIN | Creos
Michael Wener, Responsible for Communication Infrastructure | Creos
Tamatea Raust, Network and Telecoms Engineer | RTE
Amadou Louh, Strategic Advisor Telecom | Stedin