Anzhelika Ivanova

HVDC Technologies and Integration Workshop

Blog Post created by Anzhelika Ivanova Partner on 18-Apr-2018

Dear colleagues,


The Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC) is organizing a workshop as Final Event of the of the “Grid Integration of High Power Density Modular Multilevel Converter –(HDMMC) , Joint Research Infrastructure project funded by the FP7 European project IRPWind (, where IREC, TECNALIA, SINTEF and ORE Catapult are partners.


This year it focuses on HVDC technologies and integration. It will take place in IREC headquarters in Barcelona (Spain) the 27th of April. (Location:


Find attached the preliminary agenda:

9:30-10:00 Registration

10:00-10:15: Welcome & Project HDMMC presentation (IREC / SINTEF)

10:15-10:45. Introduction to HD-MMC (OREC)

10:45-11:15. REE experience and plans with HVDC links (REE)

11:15-11:45: Generic Grid Code proposal and Grid Code Compliance Tool (IREC)

11:45-12:00: Coffee break (paid by the project)

12:00-12:30: HD-MMC Evaluation Tool (TECNALIA)

12:30-13:00: Experimental validation, and Conclusions (SINTEF)

13:00-13:30: New Insights on HVDC and HVAC grids interaction (IREC)

13:30-14:00: External partner (TBC)

14:00-15:15: Lunch (paid by the project)


The workshop is completely FREE OF COST, but registration is required since there are limited places.

In the following link the registration form for the workshop. I need such registration for the coffee break and lunch reservations



Feel free to share it with colleagues!


Do not hesitate to contact  Dr. José Luis Domínguez-García in case of any doubt. 


Dr. José Luis Domínguez-García

Head of Power Systems Group

Electrical Engineering Research Area


T: +34 93 356 26 15 - ext 101

M: +34 673 14 75 81


Looking forward to seeing you there!


Kind regards,