on-line registration system has been enabled.
registration will end October 6 (to receive the US$50 early registration
on-line registration system will be disabled at the end of the day October
25 to print name
badges and to finalize counts. Note that the cost for walk-up registration
for the meetings at the hotel is substantially higher than for registering
on-line in advance.
First-time, end-user attendees may request a promotional code for a
complimentary meeting registration from
Note: A typical example of an end-user is someone who works for an
electric utility or an industrial facility. This offer is NOT extended
to those who work for or represent an original equipment manufacturer
(OEM), or a company which manufactures related components or materials.
(changes that do not result in a refund)
a change that would result in a refund, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The
request must be confirmed and accepted by return e-mail before
it is valid.
of Registration Fees Posted
General Sessions Agenda
Newcomers Orientation -
Monday, October 30
Presentation will be made available just prior to the session
Thursday Technical Presentations:
"Appropriate Sound Pressure Levels for Power Transformer
Specifications – How and Why"
R. Girgis &
"Review of PC57.120 Guide for Loss Evaluation of Distribution &
Power Transformers and Reactors"
R. Sauls, A. Schrammel, and R. Verdolin
Louisville Marriott Downtown
280 West Jefferson Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40202
phone: +1.502.627.5045 or toll-free at 1.800.533.0127
Standard Room: US$139/night,
single or double
"IEEE Transformers" to get the group rate. Cut-off date for
reduced group rate: October 6,
The hotel is likely to sell-out before this date!
Taxi fare to/from
airport is approximately US$20 (one way).
ACTIVITIES & TOURS
► Saturday, October 29: Early Bird Event -
Dinner and Bowling —
The Sports & Social Club
Sports & Social Club
is ranked #21 in ESPN Magazine’s “29 Greatest Sports Bars in the Known
Universe” article! A five minute walk from the Louisville Marriott,
enjoy dinner followed by a fun, entertaining night of amateur bowling
October 30: Spouse/Companion Tour - Mansions, Living History, Hot
Browns, & Julep
Start the day with a narrated bus tour of
Old Louisville, the largest Victorian district in the U.S. Enjoy miles
of grand homes with architectural styles and elements of centuries past
before heading to the Frazier
History Museum, where Louisville history comes to life. Time is
allowed for both a guided tour and self-guided browsing, as well as a
live historical re-enactment with a “Speakeasy/Prohibition” theme.
Monday afternoon is all about the
historic Brown Hotel, starting
with lunch in J. Graham’s Café, home of the Hot Brown Sandwich. A tour
of the hotel after lunch concludes with a special Mint Julep
demonstration and sample of this hometown beverage.
► Tuesday, October 31: Spouse/Companion Tour - Horses, Hats,
Tailored especially for the outdoor
enthusiast, Tuesday’s tour begins with a visit to a working horse farm.
Here you will not only view but get UP CLOSE to connect with majestic
thoroughbreds. See mares, foals, yearlings and horses in training.
amazing scenery of the Kentucky Blue Grass region of the rolling hills,
rock wall fencing and magnificent thoroughbred farms which dot the
After guided tours of the home and
multi-million dollar stallions, arrive at
Churchill Downs, “Home of
the Kentucky Derby” and the longest continually running sporting
event in America.
The afternoon includes a 30-minute,
guided walking tour of the historic racetrack, as well as lunch at the
Derby Café and a thrilling viewing of “The Greatest Race™”, projected in
one of the world’s only 360°, 4K theaters at the adjacent
Kentucky Derby Museum. You will
also have the opportunity to create a custom Kentucky Derby hat with
your own “Hatitude” and enjoy self-guided tours of interactive exhibits
at the Museum.
The Brown Hotel
Evening Dinner Social:
Located in the heart of historic downtown
Louisville, the Muhammad Ali
Center is a multicultural and award winning museum founded by
Lonnie and Muhammad Ali. Capturing the inspiration derived from the
story of Ali’s legendary life, a visit to the Center is not just an
experience, but a journey into the heart of a champion. When you
arrive, take a breathtaking journey through the Center’s interactive
and multimedia exhibits. Discover the six core principles that
Muhammad Ali embraced throughout his life, and how they gave him the
wherewithal to be the best athlete he could be and the inspiration
to dedicate himself to helping others. After experiencing
three levels of exhibits and galleries, browse the gift shop and
enjoy a buffet dinner on the sixth floor of the Center with
panoramic views of the city.