TRAINING AND INVITED LECTURE ACTIVITIES BY DR. RUDNICK

OUTSIDE CHILE (LAST TEN YEARS)

1999 Invited Lecture, San Juan, Puerto Rico, organized by IEEE Engineering Management Society (EMS), on Deregulation and Restructuring of the Electric Power Sector in Latinamerica at  Miniconference on Deregulation of the Electrical Industry. Attendance by engineers from the Puerto Rico Power Company and consulting companies and EMS members.

1999 Training Course on Transmission Regulation in Lima, Perú, organized by Etecen, the main peruvian transmission company. Attendance by engineers from Etecen, Etesur, the regulatory body Electric Tariffs Commission-Comisión de Tarifas Eléctricas and the independent system operator COES-SICN..

1999  Lecture to IEEE Power Engineering Society 1999 Winter Power Meeting, New York, USA

1999 Invited Lecture, Stanford University Energy Modeling Forum, on Economic issues in South American electricity markets.

1998 Invited Lecture, Regional Electric Integration Commission-Comisión de Integración Eléctrica Regional - CIER, on Comparative analysis of power dispatch systems in competitive markets.

1998 Invited Lecture, Madrid, Spain, Pontificia Universidad Comillas, on the Results of the introduction of market concepts in the Southamerican electrical sector. Attendance by engineers from power companies, regulatory bodies and universities.

1998 Invited Lecture, Cordoba, Argentina, Institute of Market Social Economy (Instituto de Economia Social de Mercado) on the regulatory framework of the Chilean process. Attendance by engineers from the federal and state governments, power companies, universities and think tank groups.

1998 Invited Lecture with a Gambrinus Fellowship, Dortmund, Germany, University of Dortmund, on the Results of the introduction of market concepts in the Southamerican electrical sector. Attendance by engineers from power companies and universities.

1998 Invited lecture to Harvard University, Harvard Electricity Policy Group, John F. Kennedy School of Government, in their Plenary Session in San Diego, USA, on the Successes and failures on market design in the Southamerican restructuring.

1997 Training Course on Reforms in the Electrical Sector in Cochabamba, Bolivia, organized by CNDC-Comité Nacional de Despacho de Carga. Attendance by engineers from the World Bank, power companies, regulatory bodies, State government, and universities.

1997 Training Course on Open Access in Transmission and Distribution in Lima, Peru, to employees of the distribution company Luz del Sur.

1997 Training Course on Deregulation of the Electrical Power Sector in Caracas, Venezuela, organized by Universidad Simon Bolivar. Attendance by engineers from industry, power companies, regulatory bodies, State government, consultants and universities.

1996 Training Course on Deregulation of the Electricity Sector in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, organized by the Fundacion Joao Pinheiro, State of Minas Gerais. Attendance by engineers from industry, power companies, regulatory bodies, State government, and universities.

1996 Lecture to Carnegie Melon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, on the Southamerican experience on deregulation and restructuring of the electrical sector.

1996 Invited lecture to "Power Markets and Pools" conference in Washington, D.C., USA, on the Chilean pool model.

1995 Training Course on Deregulation of the Electricity Sector in La Paz, Bolivia. Organized by IEEE. Attendance by engineers from industry, power companies, regulatory bodies and universities.

1995 Talks on Deregulation of the Chilean Electricity Sector in Bogota, Colombia. Attendance by engineers from industry, power companies, regulatory bodies and universities.

1995 Lecture to Siemens Energy & Automation, Inc., Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, USA, on the Southamerican experience on deregulation and restructuring of the electrical sector and opportunities for software development.

1995 Lecture to Philadelphia Chapter-IEEE Power Engineering Society, Philadelphia, USA, on the Southamerican experience on deregulation and restructuring of the electrical sector.

1995 Lecture to IEEE Power Engineering Society 1995 Summer Power Meeting, Portland, Oregon, USA, on Transmission Open Access schemes in Chile and Argentina.

1995 Lecture to IEEE Forum on Deregulation and Restructuring of the Electrical Power Sector, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on the Southamerican experience on transmission open access.

1994 Lectures to Central Puerto, Buenos Aires on electricity legislation in Chile, Colombia and Peru. Attendance by personnel of Central Puerto, Central Neuquen, Central Piedra del Aguila and the companies Chilgener, Chilquinta, UTE-Uruguay.

1994 Lecture to IEEE Power Engineering Society 1994 Winter Power Meeting, New York, USA on Power Engineering Education in Chile.

1994 Lecture to IEEE Power Engineering Society 1994 Summer Power Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA on electricity legislation in Chile, Peru and Argentina. Attendance by engineers from Latinamerica, Northamerica, Europe and Asia.

1994 Invited lecture to Harvard University, Harvard Electricity Policy Group, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Boston, USA, on the Chilean electricity law, operation coordination and transmission pricing.

1993 Lectures to universities: Purdue University, Iowa State University & University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, on Chilean electricity law, transmission open access and tariffs.

IN CHILE (LAST TEN YEARS)

1999 Invited Lecture to Centro de Estudios Públicos on the Electricity crisis of the Central Interconected System.

1999 Invited Lecture to the conference Energía 99 on the Chilean energy crisis.

1999 Lecture to  Chilectra engineers on  Open Access in Distribution Networks according to the new electricity bylaw.

1996 Training Course on Electricity markets, given at Universidad Catolica de Chile to engineers from Enersis, Chilectra, Edesur (Argentina) and Edelnor (Peru).

1996 Direction of Workshop on Subtransmission planning, Universidad Catolica de Chile, to engineers from Enersis,  Chilectra, Edesur (Argentina) and Edelnor (Peru).

1994 Talk on the projections for development of the electricity market in Latinamerica, given at the Electric Energy conference, organized by AIC Conferences. Attendance by engineers from different countries.

1993 Training Course on the electricity law and the open access scheme, given at Chilectra Metropolitana.

1990 Training Course on Control of power systems, given at Division Andina- Codelco Chile.

1989 Training Course on Control of power systems, given at Universidad Católica de Valparaiso. Attendance by engineers from Chilectra V Region and local industry.

1988 Training Course on Emergency control in electric power systems, given at the III Latin-American Congress of Automatic Control, Vina del Mar.

1988 Training Course on Control of power systems, given at Universidad. del Bio-Bio. Attendance by engineers from the distribution company CGEI and local industry.

1988 Training Course on Computer methods in electric power systems, given at Universidad de Magallanes, Punta Arenas.

1987 Training Course on Computerized control of power systems, to engineers from the distribution company Chilectra Metropolitana.