BLOCKCHAIN FOR ENERGY AND UTILITIES

07 - 05
Jan Feb

2021

modules covered

This training program will introduce the participants with the technology; deep dive into the applications and platforms; address the maturity of blockchain technology; share relevant

MODULES TOPIC COVERED
Introduction to Blockchain
  • What is Blockchain?
  • Is DLT same as Blockchain?
  • What are Crypto Currencies?
  • What is the hype all about?
  • What are the different types of Blockchains?
  • How is Blockchain different from other technologies?
  • How can this technology be applied to the Energy industry?
Deep Dive into Blockchain Technology (Part A and B)
  • Introduction to Blockchain Technologies, Crypto Currencies and Crypto Mining
  • Introduction to Blockchain Platforms
  • Popular Blockchain Platforms 
  • PoV on Blockchain Protocols
  • Programming with Hyperledger for a typical Application - Hyperledger Fabric deep dive
  • Introduction to Quorum and Solidity Contracts deep-dive for Smart Contracts
Regulations and Regulated Market Use Cases for Blockchain
  • Regulations support for Blockchain activities in India
  • Blockchain Roadmap for India
  • Tamil Nadu Blockchain Policy 2020
  • Regulations for implementation of Malaysia’s Pilot P2P Energy Trading Project
Blockchain Implementations and Use Cases
  • Use Cases in the Energy Sector
  • An Energy-specific Blockchain infrastructure: Energy Web Chain
Use Cases: Peer-2-Peer Trading of Decentralized Energy
  • Introduction to P2P Trading
  • How Blockchain is enabling effective transformation of energy industry: Energy
  • Trading, Flexibilities
  • Use Case: Australia, Thailand and Japan
  • Use Case: Malaysia
  • Use Case: Uttar Pradesh (UPPCL)
  • Use Case: Brooklyn Microgrid
Use Cases: Demand Response and Wholesale Energy Market
  • Introduction to DR and WEM
  • Enerchain - Decentrally Traded DER
  • Wholesale Energy Trading Pilots
Use Cases:Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs)
  • Introduction to Green Certificates and RECs in India
  • Energy Web Origin: Creating a global hub for renewables procurement
  • Use of Smart Contracts for Trading and Tracking of Carbon Credits/Green Certificates
  • China’s Carbon Credit Management Platform USA and France
Use Cases: Metering,Billing and Security
  • Introduction Metering, Billing and Security
  • Use Cases
Use Cases: Grid Management
  • Smart Grid Management Solutions with Blockchain
  • Energy Web Flex: Integrating DERs in flexibility markets
  • BlockchainGrid Project
  • Use Cases
Use Cases: Electric Vehicles
  • WIPROMarketplace for Optimisation of Distributed Energy: Enabling Frequency
  • Control Ancillary Services and Flexibility Trading for RE integration on Grid
  • Through EVs and DERs
  • Dynamic Customer Contracts for EV Charging Arrangements
  • Share & Charge
  • Smart Wifi-Connected EV Charger

Fee and Registration

Model (Online/Offline)name Program Fee + GST (18%) Amount with GST
ONLINE (LIVE) TRAINING Online Training Program On Blockchain For Energy and Utilities 7000* + GST 8,260
OFFLINE (RECORDED VIDEO) TRAINING Online Training Program On Blockchain For Energy and Utilities 4000*+ GST 4,720

*Special Offers :

  • 25% discount for current ISGF Members
  • 25% discount for Bonafied Students and Faculties from reputed Educational Institutions
  • 25% discount on group booking of more than 4 persons from the same organisation
  • 15% discount to all participants of the past courses (AMI, Cyber Security, EV and Artificial Intelligence) conducted in 2019 via virtual training mode
  • 10% discount for sharing this Training Program Banner/Brochure on your any 3 Social Media Accounts (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc)
    • Banner/Brochure can be downloaded from https://indiasmartgrid.org/onlinetrainingprogram/
    • The links posted have to be shared with ronkini.shome@indiasmartgrid.org to obtain the discount
    • The above offer is Non-Transferable

Please Note:

  • Two discount offers cannot be clubbed
  • Valid identity proof of Bonafied Students/Faculties has to be emailed to ronkini.shome@indiasmartgrid.org to avail the discount
  • ISGF Members have to email to ronkini.shome@indiasmartgrid.org to avail the discount
  • Once Payment is made no refund, discount/offer request will be entertained

Course Schedule

07 January – 05 February 2021- Live Sessions will be conducted. Detailed Manual will be shared with Registered Participants only


ASSESSMENT AND CERTIFICATION

An online examination will be conducted and Certificate of Merit will be awarded to the online participants.

Participants undergoing Offline Training Course will receive a Certificate of Completion after successful completion of examination

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
AND ROBOTICS FOR UTILITIES
AND SMART CITIES

14 - 04
Sept Nov

2020

modules covered

MODULES IMPORTNANT NOTES CHAPTERS COVERED
MODULE - A: Introductory Modules (Chapters: 1 to 5) This Module is Compulsory for the Participants
  • Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Driven Smart Utilities - A Paradigm Shift in Utility Operations
  • Programming Languages and Tools
  • Introduction to Robotics
  • Infrastructure Requirements for AI & ML
  • MODULE - B: Foundation Modules (Chapters: 6 to 10) This Module is Optional for the Participants
  • Data Science and Analytics (Part 1 and 2)
  • Machine Learning: Introduction, Approach and Landscape
  • Machine Learning: Introduction to Popular Algorithms
  • Machine Learning: Types of Machine Learnings
  • Machine Learning: Deep Learning – CNN
  • Machine Learning: Deep Learning – RNN and ANN
  • Machine Learning: Reinforcement Learning
  • Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR)
  • Data Science and Advanced Analytics (Part 1 and 2)
  • Robotics (Part 1 and 2)
  • MODULE - C: AI & Robotics-Applications and Case Studies (Chapters: 11 to 18) This Module is Compulsory for the Participants
  • AI and ML Applications for Utilities: Forecasting Solutions
  • AI and ML Applications for Utilities: Monitoring Solutions
  • AI and ML Applications for Utilities: Part 3
  • Data Science Applications for Utilities: Part-1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Robotics Case Studies
  • Robotics Process Automation (RPA)
  • MODULE - D: Tutorials (10 Practical Sessions) Module-D Tutorials are Optional.
    This will provide the Trainees opportunities to perform hands-on project work. Elementary knowledge of Python, R, MATLAB and Simulink is desirable for those opting for the Tutorials. Those who do not have such skills can opt to attend the Module-E.
  • Revenue Recognition from Utility’s Billing Information: Hands-on working with Data to apply Revenue Recognition approach on the Tool
  • Hands-on Working Scenarios for Predictive Modelling
  • Hands-on Practice on Business Case with Python Open Source Tool
  • Hands-on Practice on Business Case with R Tool
  • Hands on Practice with how to tag customer to the nearest pole / feeder / DT /Substation with text Analytics technique using Python /R
  • Hands on Practice on Dynamics HT configuration for 11 kV feeder ie supply network node analysis using Python /R
  • Hands on practice session on Meter image analytics for automated billing using Python /R
  • Hands on Practice on False Alarm Suppression Using Predictive Modelling using Python /R
  • Hands on Practice on Revenue maximization using Python
  • Hands on Practical on Loss Reduction using Python
  • MODULE - E: Preparatory Classes for Tutorials – OPTIONAL for those choosing the Tutorials Module-E is Complimentary for Participants of Module D.
  • Data Modelling Using Python
  • Semantics of Python – Data Preparation and Data Quality
  • Data Modelling with Python
  • Introduction to MATLAB and Simulink: Developing AI solutions in MATLAB and Simulink using Data Driven and Physical Modelling Approaches
  • Fee and Registration

    Model (Online/Offline)name Program Fee + GST (18%) Amount with GST
    ONLINE (LIVE) TRAINING AI and Robotics Training (Modules A and C) 7000* + GST 8260
    ONLINE (LIVE) TRAINING AI and Robotics Training (Modules A, B and C) 12000*+ GST 14,160
    ONLINE (LIVE) TRAINING AI and Robotics Training (Modules A, B, C and D) 15000*+ GST 17,700
    OFFLINE (RECORDED VIDEO) TRAINING AI and Robotics Training (Modules A and C) 5000* + GST 5900
    OFFLINE (RECORDED VIDEO) TRAINING AI and Robotics Training (Modules A, B and C) 9000* + GST 10,629

    *Special Offers :

    • 25% discount for current ISGF Members
    • 25% discount for Bonafied Students and Faculties from reputed Educational Institutions
    • 25% discount on group booking of more than 4 persons from the same organisation
    • 10% discount for sharing this Training Program Banner/Brochure on your any 3 Social Media Accounts (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc)
      • Banner/Brochure can be downloaded from https://indiasmartgrid.org/onlinetrainingprogram/
      • The links posted have to be shared with ronkini.shome@indiasmartgrid.org to obtain the discount
      • The above offer is Non-Transferable

    Please Note:

    • Two discount offers cannot be clubbed
    • Valid identity proof of Bonafied Students/Faculties has to be emailed to ronkini.shome@indiasmartgrid.org to avail the discount
    • ISGF Members have to email to ronkini.shome@indiasmartgrid.org to avail the discount
    • Once Payment is made, no refund will be processed
    • Module-E is complimentary for those opting for Module-D
    • Module D and E are not available for Offline (Recorded) Training

    Course Schedule

    From 14 September 2020 to 04 November 2020 - Live Sessions will be conducted

    Modules A
    Compulsory Modules(Chapter 01-05): 14 Sept, 16 Sept, 18 Sept, 21 Sept, 23 Sept 2020

    Modules B
    Optional Modules(Chapter 06-10): 25 Sept 26 Sept, 28 Sept, 30 Sept, 02 Oct, 03 Oct, 05 Oct, 07 Oct, 09 Oct, 10 Oct, 12 Oct, 14 Oct ,16 Oct, 17 Oct 2020

    Modules C
    Compulsory Modules(Chapter 11- 17): 19 Oct, 21 Oct, 23 Oct, 24 Oct, 26 Oct, 28 Oct, 30 Oct 2020

    Review Class 02 Nov 2020 | Valedictory Session 04 Nov 2020

    • The classes for each Modules are scheduled for 2 hours followed by 30 mins of Q&A (18:30-21:00 Hours IST)
    • Module D Tutorials will be scheduled during the classes of Module-B and Module-C depending on the number of Participants opting for the Tutorials

    • Module-E Preparatory Classes for Tutorials will be scheduled depending on the number of Participants opting for the same
    • 02 Nov 2020; Valedictory Session: 04 Nov 2020

    EXAMINATION AND CERTIFICATION

    Online Examination will be conducted at the end of the Program for both Online and Offline Participants

    Successful participants undergoing Online Mode will be issued Certificate of Merit and Offline participants will be issued Certificate of Participation in Offline Mode

    CERTIFICATE OF MERIT
    (Participants opting for Online {Live} Training)

    Modules A & C Level I
    Modules A, B & C Level II
    Modules A, B, C & D Level III

    CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION
    (Participants opting for Offline {Recorded} Training)

    Modules A & C Level I
    Modules A, B & C Level II

    ONLINE TRAINING Program ON

    ELECTRIC MOBILITY &
    CHARGING INFRASTRUCTURE

    02
    July
    - 05
    August

    2020

    modules covered

    EV Deployment - Global and Indian Scenarios

    Technology Development in EV Domain

    EV Charging Infrastructure: Part 1 and 2

    Grid Enhancement for EV Charging & Vehicle - Grid Integration

    Case Studies – Part 1 and 2

    Policies and Regulations for EV & EVSE and EV Deployment Experiences in India

    Experience, Challenges and Perspectives of 1) EV Manufactures 2) EV Charging Station Operators 3) EV Fleet Operators

    Evolving Technologies

    Examination and Valedictory Session

    Fee and Registration

    Model (Online/Offline)name Program Fee + GST (18%) Amount with GST
    ONLINE (LIVE) TRAINING Electric Mobility and Charging Infrastructure Training 7000* + 1260 8260
    OFFLINE (RECORDED VIDEO) TRAINING Electric Mobility and Charging Infrastructure Training 4000* + 720 4720

    *Special Offers :

    • 25% discount for current ISGF Members
    • 25% discount for Bonafied Students and Faculties
    • 25% discount on group booking of more than 4 persons from the same organisation

    Please Note:

    ONLINE TRAINING Program ON

    CYBER SECURITY
    FOR POWER SYSTEMS

    21
    May
    - 05
    June

    2020

    modules covered

    Introduction to Cyber Security for Power System; Cyber Security for Critical Infrastructure and Role of NCIIPC; Understanding Threats and Attacks on Smart Grids

    Basic Concepts of Cyber Security and Digital Grid & Cyber Security and Information Security (Indian and International Case Studies)

    Smart Grid Communications and Network Security

    State of the Art Cyber Security Solutions

    Building Cyber Attack Resilience for Smart Grid Power Systems, Cyber Security Standards, Audit and Assessment for Smart Utilities

    Indian Manual on Cyber Security for Power Systems

    Fee and Registration

    Model (Online/Offline)name Program Fee + GST (18%) Amount with GST
    ONLINE (LIVE) TRAINING Cyber Security for Power Systems Training 4000* + 720 4720
    OFFLINE (RECORDED VIDEO) TRAINING Cyber Security for Power Systems Training 3000* + 540 3540

    *Special Offers :

    • 25% discount for current ISGF Members
    • 25% discount for Bonafied Students and Faculties
    • 25% discount on group booking of more than 4 persons from the same organisation

    Please Note:

    Course Schedule

    From 21 May to 05 June 2020 - Live Sessions will be conducted

    Session Dates

    21 May, 23 May, 25 May, 27 May, 29 May, 30 May, 01 June and 05 June

    Session Timing

    Day wise session timings will be shared with registered trainees

    ONLINE TRAINING Program ON

    ADVANCED METERING
    INFRASTRUCTURE (AMI)

    20
    May
    - 09
    June

    2020

    modules covered

    AMI - Key Components; Smart Meter, Two Way Communication System, MDMS and System integration

    AMI System Design Principles

    Technical and Business Benefits

    Common Interfaces and Integration

    AMI Project Management and Planning

    AMI Initiatives in India and International Case Studies

    AMI Data Analysis/Analytics (Deriving Business Value from AMI Data)

    Smart Grid Readiness -Self Assessment Tool

    Rollout Challenges in AMI

    AMI Procurement Strategy and Business Models

    Fee and Registration

    Model (Online/Offline)name Program Fee + GST (18%) Amount with GST
    ONLINE (LIVE) TRAINING AMI Training 5000* + 900 5900
    OFFLINE (RECORDED VIDEO) TRAINING AMI Training 2000* + 360 2360

    *Special Offers :

    • 25% discount for current ISGF Members
    • 25% discount for Bonafied Students and Faculties
    • 25% discount on group booking of more than 4 persons from the same organisation

    Please Note:

    Course Schedule

    From 20 May to 09 June 2020 - Live Sessions will be conducted

    Session Dates

    20 May, 22 May, 23 May, 26 May,
    28 May, 30 May, 02 June, 04 June,
    06 June and 09 June

    Session Timing

    Daywise session timing will be
    shared to registered trainees

    Methodology of Online Training

    Live Lectures on ISGF WebEx Platform

    Recording of live lectures will be available on ISGF Portal to view or access at anytime

    Course Material/ Presentations of the Session will be emailed to the participants a day in advance

    Post session queries can be posted in Google form to be answered by Tutors in one document and emailed to trainees. Group of Trainees can schedule interactive (audio/video) session with Tutors as per mutual convenience to clear their doubts

    An online examination will be conducted and certificate will be awarded to all the trainees. Minimum 70% attendance is mandatory in the Live Classes to receive the Certification

    Trainees undergoing Live Online Training Course will receive a Certificate of Merit

    Trainees undergoing Offline Training Course will receive a Certificate of Participation

    Training Manual with detailed syllabus and training schedule will be shared with the registered trainees

    Please visit above respective tab of each training program for Date, Fee, Brochure, Tutors and all necessary details

    To Register, click on - Register Now - button under the respective training program and pay online to enroll yourself successfully

    For Queries and Group Registration,
    Please Email: ronkini.shome@indiasmartgrid.org

    ISGF Online Training
    Program

    ISGF, a PPP initiative of Government of India for accelerated development of smart grid technologies in the Indian power sector in March 2011. It is registered under Indian Societies Registration Act (Act XXI of 1860). ISGF was set-up to provide a mechanism through which academia, industry, utilities and other stakeholders could participate in the development of Indian smart grid systems and provide relevant inputs to the government's grid modernization program.

    ISGF as part of its mandate of Capacity Building organises Online and Onsite Training Programs for utilities, technology providers, academia and students. All the trainees at
    ISGF Training Programs are awarded Certificates after the successful completion of the program by the trainee. Subject Level Experts from Industry, Utility and Academia will be the Tutors for the Training Program.