Training program on Smart Grid, 13th – 17th November 2017

This intensive one-week program focuses on theoretical and practical aspect in smart grid. Normally, the grid, refers to the electric grid, a network of transmission and distribution lines, substations, transformers and more that deliver electricity from the power plants to the end users. “Smart grid” is the electrical grid which includes a variety of operational and energy measures including smart meters, smart appliances, renewable energy resources, and energy efficient resources.  It is the use of digital information and controls technology for the power transmission and distribution management in order to improve reliability, security, and efficiency of the electric grid.


The course will provide a comprehensive overview of all the technical and application issues regarding Smart Grid technology developed and applied in the power system. It covers many aspects such as development background, its market, components, and management etc.

TIMING:The training program will be held during 13 – 17 November 2017

VENUE:  Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)

CLIENT/DONOR: Centre for Management Development (CMD), Bangladesh

PARTICIPANTS: There will be 11 participants from Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Limited


COURSE COORDINATOR: Mr. Tharakorn Chanlapa

CONTACT: Mr. Fazle Karim

Head, Information Technology & Engineering

AIT Extension, Asian Institute of Technology


Phone: 02 524 5311