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October 18-21, 2022 | Montréal


Energizing Tomorrow

This year, RT22 is back home again. OPAL-RT’s 14th annual conference on real-time simulation will take place in Montréal, Quebec from October 18th to 21st.

Over the last several years, we shared many examples of how OPAL-RT enabled our partners & customers to create profound changes across the power system & transportation industries. This year’s theme is ‘Energizing Tomorrow’. Our goal is to bring together engineers & researchers from around the world to discover the latest trends in real-time simulation–and to inspire one another to expand the boundaries, using these technologies to help build a better tomorrow.​

Date: October 18-21, 2022
Location: Le Westin, Montréal, Quebec, View Map | Reserve Your Room >

Real-Time Simulation for All Industries

RT22 welcomes anyone who has an interest in the role of Real-Time Simulation in the design and validation of electrical, power electronics and mechanical systems found in today’s power systems, vehicles, aircraft and industrial manufacturing facilities.

Power Systems

  • Microgrid
  • Digital Twins
  • Protection Relay
  • Cybersecurity

Power Electronics

  • PHIL
  • Converters
  • Renewables
  • MMC


  • HEV and EV
  • Battery
  • Chargers
  • ADAS 

Aerospace & Defence

  • MEA
  • Test and Validation

Why should you attend RT22?

Scheduled events include demonstrations, meetings with OPAL-RT subject matter experts, a variety of papers, and an exhibit floor of companies displaying their own recent advances in the industry. We also aspire to have numerous networking opportunities available for attendees, hence the importance we place on providing exquisite breakfast, lunch, cocktail, and diverse entertainment options for all participants.

Speakers You Don’t Want to Miss

Uday Deshpande
D&V Electronics USA

Bright Tetteh
University of Cape Town
PhD Student

Genesis Alvarez
Dominion Energy
Engineer III

Ashot Minasyan

Katharina Günther
Ruhr University Bochum

Hector Chavez
Associate Professor

Mike Mekkanen
University of Vaasa
Assitant Professor

Lloyd Wihl
Product Marketing

Debiane Achour
R&D Manager

Matias Diaz
Associate Professor

Asal Zabetian Hosseini
McGill University
PhD Student

Adekunle Oyenusi

National Power Training Institute of Nigeria
Legal Adviser

Adriano Morais
Federal University of Santa Maria

Ibrahim Elsabrouty
Maschinenfabrik Rinhausen GmbH
Project Engineer

An Byeonghyeon
Mokpo National University
Ph.D Course

Christoph Klie
Hamburg University of Technology
Research Assistant

Binyu Xiong
Nanyang Technological University
PhD Power Engineering

Nadia Maria Salgado-Herrera
Instituto de Energias Renovables
Associate Research

Wagner Seizo Hokama
Automation Engineer

Aditya Ashok
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Senior Electrical Engineer

Marcel Esser
TU Dortmund University
Research Assistant

Martin Wolter
OvGU Magdeburg

Khiat Mounir
University Professor

Philipp Schmitz
Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg
Research Associate

Raphael Mencher
Power Generation and Storage Systems
Research Assitant

Rob Hovsapian
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Research Advisor

TaeHun Kim
Mokpo National University
Doctor’s Course

Thais Blasi
Federal University of Paraná
PhD Student

Raju Chintakindi
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology
Research Scholar

David Panchi
Operador Nacional de Electricidad
Research & Development Engineer

Hossein Hooshyar
New York Power Authority
Director, Advanced Grid Innovation Lab for Energy (AGILe)

Nelson Leonardo Diaz Aldana
Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas
Associate Professor

Derk Gonschor
Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences
Research Associate

Olivier Tremblay
Power System Engineer

Philippe Le-Huy
Research Engineer


Thanks to all our users, partners, friends, speakers, and sponsors, our past RT events have brought about some unforgettable moments. We're looking forward to seeing you in person again at #RT22!

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Reserve your hotel room at our reduced rate

The charming Le Westin Montréal has been selected as the location for RT22.
Reserve your hotel room at our reduced rate online.

OPAL-RT’s 25th anniversary!

The year 2022 marks OPAL-RT's 25th anniversary, and we see no better way to celebrate than with our clients, contacts, and friends at RT22. At our closing party, meet new and familiar faces from all departments at OPAL-RT at what is sure to be a night to remember!

Enjoy the best of Montréal!

Montréal is the place to be! Montréal’s unique lifestyle and its mix of fun, buzz, authenticity and one-of-a-kind experiences make it a natural choice as an exciting destination. Where else in North America can you enjoy a unique multi-lingual environment, whose European accents of culture, history, and architecture are matched in equal measure by great food and joie de vivre?

Click here to learn more about activities and sights to visit in Montréal.

RT22 is sponsored by companies that turn innovative ideas into reality. We are pleased to introduce our valued sponsors.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, there is a registration fee to attend the event. Learn more and register now > 

RT22 will take place at Le Westin in Montréal, Quebec. Reserve your hotel room at our reduced rate.
Reserve your room >

The event will be held at the charming Le Westin Montreal, Quebec.
Address: 270 Rue Saint-Antoine O, Montréal, QC H2Y 0A3
View map

In Quebec, the vaccination passport is no longer required to access a place or to do an activity, except for travel within and outside Canada, by train, plane or cruise ship. Learn more at https://www.quebec.ca/en/health/health-issues/a-z/2019-coronavirus/progress-of-the-covid-19-vaccination/covid-19-vaccination-passport

As announced by public health, the mask is no longer be mandatory in most public places in Quebec. Wearing a mask will therefore not be required at RT22. Please note that we invite you to continue your efforts to be vigilant in order not to spread COVID-19. Wearing a mask is a personal choice and we ask that you respect the decision of others.

Pre-entry tests are no longer required for fully vaccinated travellers entering Canada by land, air or water. Travellers who don’t qualify as fully vaccinated must provide a valid pre-entry test to enter Canada. Learn more at https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/flying-canada-checklist/covid-19-testing-travellers-coming-into-canada

Still have questions? Contact us at rt22@opal-rt.com with your queries or comments!

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