Technical Planning Conference

2018 IESO Technical Planning Conference

February 19, 2020, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Where: Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel – Dominion Ballroom
                123 Queen Street West, Toronto

Join the team of planning experts behind the development of the IESO’s first Annual Planning Outlook for this full-day event. You’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Learn more about the IESO’s planning processes, the evolution of its flagship planning document, and the vital role of stakeholders in shaping the final product
  • Review key highlights of the long-term demand forecast, supply outlook, resource adequacy, transmission planning, and energy and capacity needs – and what these mean for the sector
  • Find out about the stakeholder engagement plans for the next 20-year Outlook – which will be released in the fall of 2020 – and how you can contribute to the process
  • Get updates on important planning initiatives, from the review of reliability standards related to resource adequacy, to the development of a competitive transmission procurement process and a discussion on the importance of system resilience
  • Hear about our progress on the review of the both the bulk system planning and regional planning stakeholder engagements, and the development of related processes
2018 Technical Planning Conference

Stakeholders were invited to participate in the IESO’s first annual Technical Planning Conference. The purpose of the event was to provide stakeholders with an update on the electricity planning outlook.    

Presentation and Materials



December 6, 2018


Stakeholder feedback

November 30, 2018


IESO Response to Stakeholder Feedback

September 13, 2018


2018 Technical Planning Conference