Docket No. AD10-12-014

Video: Sessions T1, T2, and T3

Video: Sessions W-A1, W-A2, and W-A3

Video: Sessions W-B1, W-B2, and W-B3

Video: Sessions H1, H2, and H3

A technical conference 2023 to discuss opportunities for increasing real-time and day-ahead market and planning efficiency through improved software.  A detailed agenda with the list of and times for the selected speakers will be published on the Commission’s website  and in eLibrary after April 14, 2023.

This conference will bring together and encourage discussion between experts from diverse backgrounds, including electric power system operators, software developers, and professionals from government, research centers, and academia.  The conference will bring these experts together for the purposes of stimulating discussion, sharing information, and identifying fruitful avenues for research on improving software for increased efficiency and reliability of the bulk power system. 

The  conference will take place in a hybrid format, with presenters and attendees allowed to participate either in-person or virtually.  The location for in-person participation will be Commission Headquarters at 888 First St NE Washington, DC 20426.  Further details on both in-person and virtual participation will be released prior to the conference.

Speaker Nominations

Speaker nominations must be submitted on or before March 24, 2023 by providing the proposed speaker’s contact information along with a title, abstract, and list of contributing authors for the proposed presentation via this SurveyMonkey form:  Proposed presentations should be related to the topics discussed above.  Speakers and presentations will be selected to ensure relevance to those topics and to accommodate time constraints.

The Commission will accept comments following the conference, with a deadline of July 28, 2023.

Foreign Nationals Participating in Person

Any foreign nationals participating in-person – either proposing a presentation or planning to attend as an audience member – must email with the following information:

  1. Full first and last name (i.e. given name and surname/family name)
  2. Passport number
  3. Country of Origin
  4. Date of Birth

This information will only be used for a security screening required by federal policy.  Foreign nationals participating virtually do not need to submit this information or take any additional action.

Attendee Registration

Attendees – i.e. persons who would like to participate without presenting – are encouraged to register in advance to facilitate conference planning and so that they can receive updates on conference logistics.  Attendees can register by filling out the following SurveyMonkey form:


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FERC conferences are accessible under section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.  For accessibility accommodations please send an email to or call toll free (866) 208-3372 (voice) or (202) 502-8659 (TTY), or send a fax to (202) 208-2106 with the required accommodations.


Sarah McKinley (Logistical Information)
Office of External Affairs
(202) 502-8004

Alexander Smith (Technical Information)
Office of Energy Policy and Innovation
(202) 502-6601

Event Details

Date and Time
  • Tuesday, Jun 27, 2023 - Thursday, Jun 29, 2023 (9:00 AM EDT - 6:00 PM EDT)
  • Either in-person or virtually.
    888 First St NE,
    Washington, DC 20426
Point of Contact

This page was last updated on July 06, 2023