GridSME will host and participate on a panel addressing the transition to the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Version 5 standards which are proposed to be approved by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The meeting will be held t the Historic Davenport Hotel in Spokane, WA September 9-11. GridSME will be presenting on the morning of Wednesday September 11. The highlight of the meeting (other than our presentation, of course) will be a tour of the Grand Coulee hydroelectric facility. Registration and information details can be found at http://www.hydro.org/news-and-media/events/details/nha-hydraulic-power-committee-fall-meeting-2/ – NOTE: you must register by Aug. 9th to gain security clearance for the Grand Coulee tour.