Spring 2015 Meeting

April 12-16, 2015

San Antonio, Texas USA

Hostless Meeting


Invitation Letter

Combined Meeting Package


Meeting Schedule Posted 27Feb2015

General Session Agenda  Posted 27Feb2015


Newcomers Orientation Posted 8Mar2015


Presentation #1:  "Transportation of Transformers, The Hot Buttons"

Presented by: Dan Blaydon, Paul Boman, Andy Burns, Kraig Nunn, Peter van den Berg, et al

Sponsored by: Power Transformers Subcommittee

Abstract & Biographies Posted 02Mar2015

Presentation  (pdf without voiceover) Posted 17Mar2015 Password required for access

Presentation  (wmv file with voiceover, 49MB)  Posted  17Mar2015 Password required for access


Presentation (pdf w/o voiceover, XX MB)

Presentation (wmv file w/voiceover, XX MB)

Presentation #2:  "Transformer Core Grounding & Gassing, Proposed Text for IEEE Standards"

Presented by: David Buckmaster, Phil Hopkinson, and Kip Whitehead

Sponsored by: Performance Characteristics Subcommittee

Abstract & Biographies Posted 02Mar2015\

Presentation  (pdf without voiceover) Posted 17Mar2015 Password required for access

Presentation  (wmv file with voiceover, 48MB)  Posted  17Mar2015 Password required for access




Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk

123 Losoya Street

San Antonio, Texas 78205


Companion/Group Tours/Events:


► Saturday, April 11: Early Bird Event - Dinner at Casa Rio Restaurant, then fun (and pianos!) at Howl at the Moon

► Monday, April 13: Cooking San Antonio Style - On this tour you will visit Marti's upscale boutique, travel through the King William Historic District, tour the Guenther House on the grounds of the Pioneer Flour Mill or stay on the bus and visit Garcia Art Glass.  Moving on to lunch you will meet Blanca Aldaco with a step-by-step demonstration on making the perfect enchilada and margarita.  After lunch visit the Witte Museum.

► Tuesday, April 14: Cruising Through History - The day will begin with a short walk back in history to the Alamo, or Mission San Antonio de Valero.  Afterwards tour the elegantly appointed Menger Hotel and La Villita Historic Arts Village.  Next board barges for a cruise of one of the world’s most unique waterways, the famous Paseo del Rio, or River Walk.  Cruise to the South Bank for a BBQ lunch at the Country Line.  After lunch, either continue exploring the River Walk on your own or take and optional tour of the Buckhorn Museum featuring wildlife from all over the world.

Wednesday Evening Dinner Social:  Month XX

The Briscoe Western Art Museum offers a look at art and artifacts
from across history and cultures of the American West. Over five
centuries, from the Spanish conquest to present day, the Briscoe
collections tell the story of the West in all its drama


The Pavilion is located 4-5 blocks from the Hyatt (6-7 minute walk). A small shuttle bus marked "IEEE" will provide transportation if you need, shuttling approx every 10 minutes, 5:45 to 9:15 pm




► by Company Posted 28Apr2015

► by Last Name Posted 28Apr2015


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