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2019 IEEE PES Prize Paper Award Webinar

George Anders will present the 2019 PES Prize Paper entitled “Rating of Underground Power Cables with Boundary Temperature Restrictions” through a webinar on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. This paper is selected as one of two PES prize papers among about 2000 papers published in all PES transactions over the past 3 years. The subject []


Jicable is an international forum for the exchange of information in the fields of research, industrial development, installation, operation and diagnoses relating to insulated power cables and their accessories from low voltage and special cables up to ultra high voltage cables and new technology cables.

Jicable 2019 will be held June 23-27, 2019 in Paris, France. []

A06D – Accelerated Electrical Aging

Discussion Group A06D on Accelerated Electrical Aging will be meeting on Monday, April 8, 2019 during our Spring Meeting. They are planning on having the following presentations:

Marco Albertini, Prysmian, “Ageing of PP
based insulation for MV and HV cables”

G. C. Montanari, University of Texas,  “Electrical insulation aging under non -sinusoidal voltage: Resolving the challenge via []

Presentation Templates

ICC Minutes Coordinator John Smith has provided the following Powerpoint Templates to aid presenters in formatting their presentations in compliance with ICC Guidelines, as well as to help speed the production of the minutes.

Presenters are asked to use the following templates when creating presentations for the ICC. Two templates are provided, one for technical []

C37D – Submarine Cables

Discussion Group C37D on Submarine Cables will be meeting Tuesday, April 9, 2019 during our Spring meeting. They are planning to have the following presentations:

“US Offshore Wind Standards Initiative Update”, Bob Hobson, NKT USA

“ATC Mackinac Straits Cable Replacement”, Justin Bardwell, Black & Veatch, USA.

“The Inner OslofjordProject”, Mark Stemmel, Nexans, France.

“ YTD“, Simone Pagliuca, Orsted, []

Spring 2019 Overflow Hotel

The ICC hotel for the Spring 2019 meeting is approaching capacity. If you are still looking for accommodations, there is a room block at a nearby overflow hotel. Use the following link to check availability:

For additional assistance, please e-mail Jennifer Quandel at:

ICC Newsletter Spring 2019

The ICC Spring 2019 Newsletter is now available! Please take a moment to read up on what is going on at the ICC. And most importantly when you are finished reading, please share it with other’s in your company to spread the word about the importance of the work done at the ICC!

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Spring 2019 Spouse’s Program

On Monday, April 8, 2019, a tour of The Historic Savannah Experience with Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Highlights with lunch has been scheduled as described attached.  The cost will be $125.00 per person and pre-registration will be required as the number of participants must be guaranteed. More details []

Passing of Ralph Samm

It is with sadness we share the passing of longtime ICC member Ralph Samm on Sunday, September 9, 2018.
Ralph was born in Baltimore, July 19, 1935.  Ralph started attending ICC in the 1970’s, and had been active until the last few years.  No services are scheduled by the family, per Ralph’s wishes.  Please remember Ralph’s []

Passing of Dr. Steve Boggs

It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of former ICC regular Dr. Steve Boggs on June 2nd.  The following was shared by the University of Connecticut:
Dear Friends,
It is with deepest sorrow we inform you that our longtime beloved friend, colleague and mentor, Dr. Steve Boggs, passed away in peace on []