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REMA Engineers and Operations Conference and Trade Show

9/19/2018 to 9/21/2018
When: September 19-21, 2018
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Where: Inn on Lake Superior
350 Canal Park Dr.
Duluth, Minnesota  55802
United States

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REMA Engineers & Operations Conference

Inn on Lake Superior, 350 Canal Park Dr, Duluth, MN
September 19 - 21, 2018

This annual conference is a venue for the co-op engineering and operations professionals to learn about best practices and emerging issues, obtain valuable tools to enhance operations, and have the opportunity to network and share lessons learned and experiences with others from around the state. There is opportunity to share and discover programs that are successful for other cooperatives. Good practices, education about new practices and tools in system design, and updates on rules and regulations are reviewed.

2018 Highlights - Download Brochure

  • Ethical Decision Making
  • Improving Safety with Advanced Communications
  • Field Area Networks Operational Advantages and Deployment Strategies
  • GIS for Operational Efficiencies
  • The New Minnesota State Interconnections Process
  • Energy Storage
  • Engineering & Operation's Impact on a Cooperative's Safety Culture
  • State of Electric Vehicles - Impact of Electric Utilities Distribution Systems
  • Meeting IEEE1547-2018




  • Registration: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Meeting: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Off-sight Reception/Dinner: 5:00 pm


  • Meeting: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Vendor Presentations: 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Trade Show & Reception: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


  • Meeting: 8:00 am - 11:45 am


REMA membership dues are charged per section and cover the cost of attendance for one co-op representative per section per conference. REMA member cooperatives are invoiced for additional attendees at the price set by the REMA CEOs Board of Directors annually. Wisconsin and North Dakota co-op attendees are also invoiced, per person attending, at this price.

Some REMA sections invite Vendor Members and non-REMA members to participate in their conferences.  An attendance fee, set annually by the REMA CEOs Board of Directors, will be charged to all MREA vendor member and non-REMA member registrants upon checkout.

Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)

Attendance at this event can be utilized for the submission of CEUs.  Each participant will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance after the event takes place.  Please click the following link to access instructions for printing the certificate, found in your profile on our website.

Printing Attendance Certificates Online

Please note that the number of credits listed within MREA's system is an estimation of what this event is worth.  Each state calculates CEUs differently, thus individuals should follow recommendations of the state in which they make submissions when calculating CEUs earned for this, and other, events and classes attended.  For assistance in calculating PDH visit

The Inn on Lake Superior, 350 Canal Park Drive, Duluth, MN 55802

Call to book asking for the REMA room block at 218-726-1111(888-668-4352).  Block Cutoff: August 19, 2018.

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