As a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, Hitachi ABB Power Grids has been revolutionizing high-voltage technology, pushing the boundaries of innovation and bringing electricity to the world. Today, we continue to co-create innovative high-voltage solutions with our customers that enhance the safety and reliability of power networks.
We are pleased to invite you for the first Hitachi ABB Power Grids High Voltage Forum 2020 - a complete virtual experience designed to give you insights into our high-voltage technologies and solutions. An exclusive four-part webinar series and a highly interactive virtual event to support you in the development of stronger, smarter and greener grids.
Join us to explore the innovations, trends and future of high-voltage at the Hitachi ABB Power Grids High Voltage Forum 2020.
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Meet our experts:
Dr Kurt Schipman
Global Product Marketing Manager, Global Product Group Power and Industry Components Hitachi ABB Power Grids
In this webinar, we will showcase our extensive high-voltage switchgear portfolio that creates value for our customers across the utility, industry and renewable segments. We will present to you our existing switchgear offering, extended eco-efficient portfolio, and multiple technology improvements that support in shaping stronger, smarter, and greener grids.
Date: October 14, 2020 Time: 8:00 CET, 16:00 CET
Power quality for enhanced efficiency
In this webinar, you will discover how the right analysis and solutions can assist in tackling power quality issues in utilities, transport and infrastructure segments. Dr. Kurt Schipman will explain the effects of power quality across the power value chain and the products that can support in improving the efficiency and reliability of power networks.
Date: October 21, 2020 Time: 8:00 CET, 16:00 CET
Service solutions to improve the sustainability of assets
Ageing infrastructure is one of the key challenges for the power industry. Many owners are required to plan significant investments in infrastructure and equipment to continue operations smoothly. But can we run our assets with limited resources and without consuming the earth? Are there any alternatives? Yes, indeed. Come, join us in a discussion, where we share opportunities and success cases that can support to improve the economic returns on your assets.
Date: October 28, 2020 Time: 8:00 CET, 16:00 CET
High-voltage portolio of tomorrow
Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years in high-voltage, and has a deep focus on research and development. We are constantly innovating and enhancing our portfolio with new products, features and ratings. This webinar showcases the trends, new high-voltage technology and solutions that enable stronger, smarter and greener grids.
Date: November 11, 2020 Time: 8:00 CET, 16:00 CET
Dr. Kurt Schipman
Dr. Kurt Schipman is the Global Product Marketing Manager for Product Group Power and Industry Components, within Hitachi ABB Power Grids’ High Voltage Products Business Unit. He holds a Doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in Electrical Engineering from Staffordshire University (UK) with research focused on application of active filters in High-Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) systems. Dr. Kurt Schipman has more than 23 years of experience in the industry, in which he has held several positions in research and development, marketing and sales of power quality products and solutions. His interest areas include power quality in utility, commercial and industrial networks also linked to integration of renewables and energy storage.
Pavan Rana is the Global Product Marketing Manager for Product Group High Voltage Service, within Hitachi ABB Power Grids’s High Voltage Products Business Unit. He holds a Bachelor degree in electrical engineering and Master degree in business management. Pavan is a keen business practitioner with 25 years of experience in the global power sector.
Richard Moore is the Global Product Manager for Product Group High Voltage Service, within Hitachi ABB Power Grids’s High Voltage Products Business Unit. He holds a Bachelor degree in business management, together with an Advanced University Diploma in Management & Leadership. He has over 35 years of experience in the power and energy industry, specifically in service solutions for high-voltage switchgear.
Christian Ohler is the Global Portfolio Manager for the Business Unit High Voltage Products, within Hitachi ABB Power Grids. He holds a PhD in semiconductor physics from RWTH Aachen. Christian joined ABB in 1998 in the Corporate Research Center, Switzerland and since, has gathered extensive experience in research and development, product development and product management. His interest areas include application and performance of products used in the power system and the physical and economic aspects of the energy transition. As Global Portfolio Manager for High Voltage Products, Christian plays a key role in shaping the technology and innovations that support the development of stronger, smarter and greener grids.
Prashant Mishra is Global Product Marketing Manager for Global Product Group (GPG) Switchgear within Hitachi ABB Power Grids’ High Voltage Products Business Unit. He is based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Prashant has 15 years of experience, spanning across multiple countries and functions within Hitachi ABB Power Grids. He has experience in various sales roles, and it’s currently responsible for the global marketing and positioning for switchgear.