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Grounding and lightning issues continue to be an important area of development for the industry. New and better ways to design, construct and test grounding and lightning protection systems are continuously being developed in order to meet higher standards and changing industry demands. This conference is an open forum for information exchange, technical presentations, and training. Seven overarching themes will be addressed through the discussion of ideas and experiences to benefit attendees and the industry as a whole.

Supported by over 30 participating utilities, the Annual Grounding and Lightning Conference brings together leading subject matter experts from around the world, while providing an exceptional opportunity for networking with consultants, manufacturers, and representatives from electric utilities.


  • Personal Protective Grounding
  • Distribution & Transmission System Grounding
  • Lightning Protection & Performance
  • Substation Grounding
  • Pipelines in Proximity to Electrical Powerlines and Structures
  • Copper Theft
  • Power & Control Cable Grounding

To see the 2017 conference recap, click here.