Protection & Control Seminar
Protection & Control Seminar
July 30 - August 2, 2018
Clearwater Beach, FL

Attendee Guide

The Beckwith Electric Protection & Control Seminar will be held Monday, July 30th through Thursday, August 2nd, 2018, at the Sandpearl Resort.

  • Accommodations
  • Seminar Check-in and Materials Pick-up
    • Please check-in for the seminar and pick-up your badge and seminar materials sometime between 7:00-8:00 PM on Sunday, or 7:00-8:00 AM on Monday, at the Beckwith Electric Help Desk (In front of the Hunter Ballroom).

  • Beckwith Electric Help Desk
    • The Help Desk will be open on Sunday, July 23rd, from 7:00-8:00 PM, and Monday, July 24th from 7:00 AM-5:00 PM in front of the Hunter Ballroom. Tuesday through Thursday, the Help Desk will be open beginning at 7:30 AM daily and will close at 5 PM.

  • Breakfast & Lunch
    • Breakfast will be available from 7:00-8:00 AM, and a buffet lunch will be available from Noon to 1:00 PM, starting on Monday, July 24th.

Please review the information below for schedule details and special event reminders.

Sunday, July 29, 2018

  • Seminar Check-in and Materials Pick-up
    • 7:00-8:00 PM
    • Beckwith Electric Help Desk (In front of the Hunter Ballroom)
    • Please check-in for the seminar and pick-up your badge and seminar materials sometime between 7-8 PM on Sunday, or 7-8 AM on Monday, at the Beckwith Electric Help Desk.

Monday, July 30, 2018

  • Breakfast
    • 7:00-8:00 AM
    • A buffet breakfast is available starting at 7 AM in the Harbor Ballroom.

  • Seminar Check-in and Materials Pick-up
    • 7:00-8:00 AM
    • Beckwith Electric Help Desk (In front of the Hunter Ballroom)
    • If you didn't get a chance on Sunday, please check-in for the seminar and pick-up your badge and seminar materials sometime between 7-8 AM on Monday, at the Beckwith Electric Help Desk.

  • Beach Volleyball Tournament
    • 5:45-8:00 PM
    • Beach Volleyball Courts Beachside behind the Sandpearl Resort
    • Attendee Guests and Families Welcome!
    • Volleyball players please be at courts at 5:45 PM for team selection!
    • Power Grid Engineering is sponsoring the 6th Annual Beach Volleyball Tournament starting at 5:45 PM at the Beach Volleyball Courts Beachside behind the Sandpearl Resort. If you're not a volleyball player, do not fret. Still come out to enjoy snacks, drinks and networking as you cheer your company, family or friends.
    • RSVP to Power Grid for Beach Volleyball

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

  • Hospitality & Demo Expo
    • 7:00-10:00 PM
    • Sandpearl Resort: Harbor Ballroom
    • Please join us on Tuesday evening, from 7-10 PM in the Harbor Ballroom. Beckwith Electric and Special Guests will host a Hospitality & Demo Expo for a time of networking and information sharing including food and drinks. Don't miss the raffle at the Hospitality & Demo Expo! Visit all of the demos during the Expo and have each representative stamp a raffle card. When your card is full, turn it in at the raffle table. There will be a drawing for some great prizes at the end of the reception. Must be present to win!

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

  • Wednesday Evening Reception
    • The Brown Boxer Pub & Grille
      483 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater Beach, FL 33767 (Across the street from the Sandpearl Resort)
    • 6:00-8:00 PM
    • Join Beckwith Electric and your fellow conference attendees for a reception with food and cocktails at the Brown Boxer from 6:00-8:00 PM. The Brown Boxer is located right across the street from the Sandpearl Resort.


Thursday, August 2, 2018

  • Beckwith Electric Factory Tour (Optional)
    • 1:00-5:45 PM
    • Beckwith Electric Headquarters
    • At 1:00 PM, a bus will depart the Sandpearl Resort to Beckwith Electric for a Factory Tour. Please load the bus in front of the Sandpearl Resort along Mandalay Avenue. The bus will leave at 1:05 PM. The bus will return to the Sandpearl Resort by 6:00 PM

Friday, August 3, 2018

  • Post-Seminar Product Training (Free)
  • 8:00 AM - Noon
  • On Friday, August 3, 2018, attend free training with an in-depth study on the associated software with each of the following products. You will learn settings configuration, and how to setup, retrieve, and read oscillography, sequence of event records, and other valuable information within our software.
  • Products will include:
    • Meeting Room: Hunter B
      • M-3425A Comprehensive Generator Protection System 8:00-9:30 AM
      • M-3311A (2, 3, or 4-Winding) Transformer Protection System 9:45-11:00 AM
      • M-7651A D-PAC Protection, Automation and Control System for Power Distribution Applications 11:00 AM-Noon
    • Meeting Room: Hunter A
      • M-2001D Tapchanger Control For Transformers and Regulators 8:00-10:00 AM
      • M-6280A Digital Capacitor Bank Control 10:15 AM-Noon

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