2024 International User Group Conference

September 30th – October 4th

Hampton Inn Charlotte-Uptown
530 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28202 • 704-373-0917

We are happy to announce QEI will be hosting 0ur International User Group Conference this coming September 2024. The meeting will be an educational experience with the introduction of new products, applications and product demonstrations. Following the two-day conference, we will be offering three days of paid training.

Training will be done in two tracks, Substation Automation and Master/ Control Room Operations. Done in block scheduling format, attendees will have the opportunity to move between tracks, picking those subjects of the most benefit. Even if you do not attend the conference, still welcome to attend the training. No Training cost for consultants.

We look forward to seeing you there !

Block Training Cost:
$1,875 per person (Oct. 2-4)

Entertainment:
NASCAR Hall of Fame (Oct. 1)

Reservations:
Hampton Inn Charlotte-Uptown
530 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Charlotte, NC  28202
$179/night

Make your reservation at Hampton by Hilton Charlotte Uptown
Group Code CHH910

or Call 704-373-0917 to make your reservation – use code 910

Daily Agenda

Conference

Opening Remarks QEI President  8:30 AM
Product Update New Product: ePAQ-9710  9:00 – 10:00 AM
Product Update New Product: MicroPAQ-940P analog expansion modules 10:00 – 11:00 AM
Firmware and Software Data Concentrator Enhancements 11:00 –  12:00 PM
Break Hosted by QEI 12:00 – 01:00 PM
Software Updates QSCADA Enhancements 01:00 – 03:00 AM
Demo QEI SCADA: Features and Functionality 03:00 – 04:00 PM
Closing Remarks 04:00 – 4:30 PM
NASCAR Dinner
Vendor Presentation   8:00 – 12:00 PM
Compliments of QEI Lunch  12:00 – 01:00 PM
Entertainment NASCAR Hall of Fame   01:00 – 5:00 PM

Workshops

Training over the three days (October 2nd, 3rd and 4th) will consist of two, block scheduled Tracks.

Track 1 – Substation Automation

Track 2 – Master / Control Room Operations

You can either stay with the entire track over the three days or move between tracks attending the workshops of most interest to you.

At the end of each training day, there will be a 1-hour open session of Q&A by Track.

The instructors who taught within each track will be available to answer questions, demonstrate and help solve problems on the subjects given.

The cost for these Advanced Training Workshops is $1,875 per person, which earns you access to all workshops and includes daily lunch.

Substation Automation
(Track 1)
 Master / Control Room Operations
(Track 2)
Time

ConfigWiz 2.0

WorldView Map Creation

  8:00 – 10:00 AM

ePAQ Web HMI

Plus Editors Database Development 10:00 – 12:00 PM

Lunch (Hosted by QEI)

Lunch (Hosted by QEI) 12:00  –  1:00 PM
Protocol Fundamental ODA, SQL and Reporting

  1:00 –   3:00 PM

Q&A General Discussion Q&A General Discussion

   3:00 – 4:00  PM

Substation Automation
( Track 1 )
Master / Control Room Operations
(Track 2 )
Time

PLCC

Command Sequence

  8:00 – 10:00 AM

ePAQ/MicroPAQ Client Server Configuration

Security and Administration

10:00 – 12:00 PM

Lunch (Hosted by QEI)

Lunch (Hosted by QEI)

12:00 – 01:00 PM

Substation Networking

Load Management

  1:00 –   3:00 PM

Q&A General Discussion

Q&A General Discussion

  3:00 –   4:00 PM

Substation Automation
(Track 1)
Master / Control room operations
(Track 2)
Time

Workshop Step by Step Configuration

ICCP and Multispeak

  8:00 – 10:00 AM

Q&A General Discussion

Q&A General Discussion

10:00 – 11:45 PM

Closing Remark

Closing Remark

11:45 –   12:00 PM