Highlighting the importance of electricity safety in generation, transmission and distribution of electric power system
إبراز أهمية السلامة الكهربائية في منظومة توليد ونقل وتوزيع الطاقة الكهربائية
Identifying systems that can be used to protect people, electrical equipments and electrical installations in facilities against electricity risks that may arise in power supply system
التعرف على أنظمة حماية الأشخاص والمعدات والتركيبات الكهربائية والمنشآت من مخاطر الكهرباء في منظومة الإمداد بالطاقة الكهربائية
Identifying experiences of developed countries in issuing legislations and regulations that achieve safety in generation, transmission and distribution of electric power system
التعرف على تجارب الدول المتقدمة في وضع وتطبيق التشريعات والأنظمة التي تحقق السلامة في منظومة توليد ونقل وتوزيع الطاقة الكهربائية
Increasing awareness of and raising interest in electrical safety in general, and Identifying safety rules in the electric power supply facilities
زيادة الوعي والاهتمام بالسلامة الكهربائية بشكل عام والتعريف بقواعد السلامة في مرافق الإمداد بالطاقة الكهربائية
Introducing international and regional programs and mechanisms of conformity assessment, inspection and testing to achieve the best protection from electrical hazards in the elements of power supply system
التعريف ببرامج وآليات المطابقة والتفتيش والاختبار الدولية والإقليمية لتحقيق أفضل حماية من الأخطار الكهربائية في عناصر منظومة الإمداد بالطاقة الكهربائية
Highlighting the importance of regular and preventive maintenance in achieving safety in all parts of power supply system
إبراز أهمية الصيانة الدورية والوقائية في تحقيق السلامة في جميع أجزاء منظومة الإمداد بالطاقة الكهربائية
Creating a work environment that is safe of electrical hazards in generation, transmission and distribution electric power facilities
العمل على إيجاد بيئة عمل آمنة من الأخطار الكهربائية في مرافق توليد ونقل وتوزيع الطاقة الكهربائية
Highlighting the importance of education and training on the level of high and middle management and employees working in power supply system
إبراز أهيمة التوعية والتدريب على مستوى الإدارة العليا والمتوسطة والعاملين في منظومة الإمداد بالطاقة الكهربائية

Program

First Day: Wednesday 5 November 2014, 12 Moharm First 1436

the opening ceremony attended by the Minister of Water and Electricity

Time Title Speaker
8:00 – 8:30 Registration
8:30 – 9:50 Opening Ceremony
8:30 – 8:35 Holy Qur’an
8:35 – 8:45 Official Partner Speech Saudi Aramco
8:45 – 8:55 Strategic Partner Speech ABB
8:55 – 9:05 Safety Partner Speech Saudi Electricity Company
9:05 – 9:15 Organizer Speech HE Minister of Water & Electricity
09:15 – 09:25 Honor of sponsors
09:25 – 9:50 Official Opening of Exhibition and Break
09:50 – 10:15 Keynote: Lessons Learned from Major Electricity Industry Incidents for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Eng. Nasser AL-Wohaibi Vice Governor for Consumer Affairs and Service Providers – Electricity and Co-generation Regulatory Authority (ECRA) KSA
First Session: Standards, regulations and legislations and its role in achieving electrical safety in generation, transmission and distribution systems of electric power.
Chairman:
Eng. Nasser AL-Wohaibi, Vice Governor for Consumer Affairs and Service Providers – Electricity and Co – generation Regulatory Authority (ECRA) KSA
10:15-10:35 Standards role in protect personnel and equipment of electric power systems. Prof. Dr. Abdullah Al-Shaalan, professor in King Saud University and part-time consultant in SASO, KSA
10:35–10:55 New developments in earthing and lightning protection international standards, how does a new IEC publications influence SASO? Mr. Mohamad ADILI, Business Development Manager MENA ARABIA Trading & Contracting Co. KSA
10:55-11:15 The building blocks of Electrical Safety Mr. Barry Regan, Consultant, ABB, KSA
11:15–11:30 Discussion
11:30–12:00 Prayer Break
Second Session: Principles and applications of electrical safety in electric power plants
Chairman:
Eng. Ayesh AlShemari, Vice President for Generation – Saudi Electricity Company
12:00–12:20 Firefighting systems in power plants. Eng. Abdullah Al-Shehry, Director of Fire Prevention Department – Saudi Electricity Company, KSA
12:20 – 12:40 Safety issues in a Combined Cycle power Plant. Prof. Dr.Daifallah Dalabeih, professor in The University of Jordan. Eng. Yousef Balasya, QSHE manager, SEPCO, Jordan
12:40–13:00 Principles and applications of electric safety in electric power plant (SEC PP as an example) Eng. Mohamed Al-Dhohairy, Apparatus maintenance and control engineer, Responsible of 5 Star OHS program, Saudi Electricity Company, KSA
13:00-13:15 Discussion
13:15-13:30 Break
Third Session: Principles and applications of electrical safety in electric power transmission lines and substations
Chairman:
Eng. Waleed Al-Saadi, Vice President for Technical services – National Grid Saudi Arabia (SA)
13:30 – 13:50 Transmission Safety Documents for National Grid-SA Eng. Waleed Al-Zamil, Manager of maintenance of Hail Plant – National Grid Saudi Arabia (SA), KSA
13:50 – 14:10 Accident Investigations as a tool to address electrical arc flash safety incidents Mr. ZarheerJooma, Arc Flash Expert and consultant – e-Hazard and ArcWear under the auspices of Hugh Hoagland, South Africa
14:10 – 14:30 Analysis of Voltages Induced by Power Lines on Metallic Buried Pipelines and Its Mitigation Prof. Ahmed Hossam-Eldin, professor in Alexandria University, Egypt
14:30-14:45 Discussion
14:45 Lunch

ٍSecond Day: Thursday 6 November 2014, 13 Moharm First 1436

Time Title Speaker
08:30-08:55 Keynote:
Achieving Safety Excellence at SEC via the 5-Star Safety Management System
Mr. Ronald Mckinnon, Safety Consultant – Saudi Electricity Company, KSA
Fourth Session: Principles and applications of electrical safety in electric power distribution lines and plants
Chairman:
Eng. Mansour Alqahtani, Executive Vice President Distribution and customer services – Saudi Electricity Company
8:55-9:15 Importance of Earthing in minimizing Electrical hazard in Distribution Networks Eng. Majid Al Rahbi, Head of Materials Approval Section, Distribution Code Review Panel, Oman
9:15-9:35 The use of ester transformer fluids for increased fire safety and reduced costs Mr. Hussam Al-Amin,
Business Development Manager – M&I Materials. UK
9:35-9:55 High Impedance Fault Detection: Literature Review and Experience. Prof. Hossam Eldin Talaat, Ain Shams University, Egypt
9:55-10:10 Discussion
10:10-10:25 Break
Fifth Session: Education and training efforts and its role in achieving electrical safety in electric power supply facilities
Chairman:
Eng. Saleh Al-Amri, Energy operations Department Manager – Saudi Aramco
10:25-10:45 Safety Performance Indicator (SPI) and its role to enhance safety culture Eng. Mohamed Al-Khrashi, Director In Charge of Safety Development and Loss Prevention Department – Saudi Electricity Company, KSA
10:45–11:05 Enrich employees awareness of safety & create safer workplace through OHS programs Eng. Khalid Al-Tawil, Director of Stations and Protection Maintenance Support Department – National Grid Saudi Arabia (SA), KSA
11:05-11:25 Managing electrical safety throughout project life cycle Dr. Emad Dabbis, Assistant Professor, Fayoum University, Egypt & Electrical Manager – Projacs international, KSA
11:25–11:40 Discussion
11:40–12:35 Break for Prayer and Exhibition Visit
12:35–13:00 Keynote:
“Benefiting from Enhanced Workplace Electrical Safety” Developing, implementing and maintaining a comprehensive Workplace Electrical Safety Program
Mr. Roger Bresden – Safety Expert, Saudi Aramco, KSA
Sixth Session: Regular and preventive maintenance and its effective role in achieving electrical safety in electric power supply facilities
Chairman:
Eng. Ahmad Al-Reshod, Vice President for Strategic Planning, Energy Management Solutions and Business Development – Schneider Electric, KSA
13:00–13:20 Electrical Safety – Infrared Thermal Imaging with Real Time Examples Eng. Muhammad Ahsan, Senior Energy Engineer – Qeraton Arabia, KSA
13:20-13:40 Arc flash electrical safety: understanding and mitigating the hazard Eng. Mohammad Al-sofyani, Electrical Engineer, Consulting Services Department.
Eng. Rakan El-Mahayni, Electrical Engineer, Consulting Services Department – Saudi Aramco, KSA
13:40–14:00 Obsolete Electrical Equipment and Arc Flash Safety Eng. Ritchie Pragale, Electrical Engineer, Consulting Services Department – Saudi Aramco, KSA
14:00-14:15 Discussion
14:15-14:45 Panel Discussion and Recommendations
14:45 Lunch
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