ABB’s Distribution Automation Partner Conference 2017 in Vaasa, Finland on May 31-June 2, 2017

Expand your knowledge and explore our Distribution Automation partnership to its full potential by joining us for the 2017 edition of the Distribution Automation Partner Conference.  

Exploring tomorrow’s distribution grid - today

We will introduce our full portfolio, take a closer look at recent developments and show you how we combine our ground-breaking products and cutting-edge technology to create solutions for your business requirements. The focus will be on exploring a selection of vital applications within distribution protection and control and what solutions we can offer.

At the conference, our sales and product management teams will lead sessions to update you on our latest offerings via presentations, demonstrations and discussions. You will also have the opportunity to network face-to-face with our management team, technical experts and other partners from around the world. 

Practical details

In order to help you plan your trip to Vaasa, we request you to familiarize yourself with the topics below, preferably before registering for the conference.


Please register by filling in the enrollment form. Registrations will close on April 15, 2017.


Wednesday, May 31  
 11.00 to 12.00 Lunch  
 12.00 to 16.00 Factory tours and face-to-face discussions at the factory
 19.00 to 23.00 Partner Welcome Dinner 
Thursday, June 1
 8.00 to 8.30 Registration and coffee
 8.30 to 9.00 Introduction to the DA Partner Conference
 9.00 to 9.30 How will we take DA business into the future?
 9,30 to 10.00 Coffee break
 10.00 to 11.15 News from Product Management 
How to leverage ABB partnership into your business
 11.15 to 12.15 Lunch
 12.15 to 13.45 Next-generation earth-fault protection
Take full advantage of IEC 61850 and enable digital switchgear
Advanced Fault Management - making distribution grids smarter, safer and more reliable
 13.45 to 14.15 Coffee break
 14.15 to 16.15 Demo sessions on SUE3000 (presentation+demo) and Sensors
 16.15 to 16.45 Summary and close of the day
 18.00 to 24.00 Dinner and evening program
 Friday, June 2 
 8.00 to 8.15 Intro to the day
 8.15 to 9.45 Relion’s 10th anniversary
The RTU500 series
DA Solution Centers
 9.45 to 10.15 Coffee break
 10.15 to 11.45 Implementation of ATS schemes using Relion
A better way of connecting to renewables - interconnection protection of renewable and distributed generation
Life Cycle Management - extending your protection beyond the now
Support-line: How can we assist you with your business?
 11.45 to 12.45 Lunch 
 13.15 to 14.45 Hands-on demo sessions
 14.45 to 15.15 Coffee break 
 15.15 to 16.15 Free time to visit the exhibition area
 16.15 to 16.45 Summary of the day, Closing of DA Partners Conference
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