Location TBD

OC After-The-Fact & System Scheduler's Meeting: October 22 & 23, 2019

1300 to 1700
47/55 seats available



After the Fact & System Schedulers Meeting

October 22nd & 23rd, 2019

1pm-5pm, 8am-12pm respectively

Embassy Suites by Hilton, Portland Downtown

319 SW Pine Street

Portland, OR 97024


Registration: Please note that seating is limited, and attendence will be capped at 55 non-presenting participants. Registration will close on October 15th, 2019, by End of Business. There will be a registration fee for any non-presenting participant who does not belong to a business/company/child company of a member of the Northwest Power Pool organization. If you have questions/concerns regarding this, please contact the event planner Harlan Tallman using the contact information listed at the end. 

Hotel information: The Northwest Power Pool corporation has secured a company rate for a block of hotel rooms at the Embassy Suites. Availability is limited, and is first-come first-served. Please contact the event planner Harlan Tallman using the contact information listed at the end if you are interested in utilizing these rates for the night of October 21st or October 22nd. 

Parking: The Embassy Suites will provide on-site parking for those who are lodging there, otherwise there are pay-to-park parking lots within walking distance of the hotel. Public transit such as bus lines or MAX stations are also within walking distance, with a MAX line running straight from the Portland Airport to Downtown Portland. Services such as Uber and Lyft are available within the city as well. 

Current Agenda:

  • EIM
    • BPA (Russ Mantifel, BPA)
  • History of Real-Time Trading

(Demetrios Fotiou, Powerex)

  • Avangrid: lessons learned since going live

(Kevin Dickey, Avangrid)

  • Northwest Nat Gas: 2018 Pipeline rupture and its effects through 2019

(Scott Johnson, NW Natural )

  • New Renewables Technology & Storage  

(Jason Yedinak, Snohomish PUD confirmed)

  • NWPP Site update review, new projects, and what we offer.

  (NWPP Staff to present)

  • NWPP: New Members Summary / Corporate Overview

(Frank Afranji, NWPP president)

  • WAPA-RMR: Implementation & Integration

(Mariah Swaffer, WAPA-RMR)

  • Additional topics are in development. Contact the event planner if you wish to discuss a potential presentation. 

A downloadable version of this agenda can be found at the top of the page, or at the following:


Note that the agenda is subject to change as the date approaches. 

Contact: For questions, concerns or other relevant questions, please contact the event organizer Harlan Tallman at: harlan@nwpp.org or by phone at: 503-445-1086



After-The-Fact & System Scheduler's Meeting: October 22 & 23, 2019

Agenda and materials for the 2019 ATF-SS meeting in Portland, Oregon.


ATF-SS Agenda 2019 (.docx)
Last updated Aug. 2, 2019