January 4, 2016



Requested Client Action

Mark Your Calendar



Information Technology

Market Operations

Market Rules and Market Design



Market Performance and Planning Forum 1/27/16 and 2016 Schedule




The California ISO has scheduled bi-monthly Market Performance and Planning Forums for 2016, starting with January 27. Please RSVP for each meeting if planning to attend in person.



Main Text

The ISO has scheduled bi-monthly Market Performance and Planning Forums for 2016. The meetings are scheduled from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and held at the ISO Folsom campus on the following dates:

·   Wednesday, January 27

·   Thursday, March 17

·   Tuesday, May 17

·   Thursday, July 21

·   Tuesday, September 20

·   Thursday, November 17

The forum will enable discussion on the following topics:


Market quality and performance

Review key market outcomes, along with an overview of topics covered in the ISO Market Update conference calls

Discuss market performance issues being monitored by the ISO

Identify matters that may result in process changes, technical bulletins, etc.


Release planning, release timelines and implementation topics

Dialogue on high level release planning topics from recent Technical User Group calls

Note: Weekly technical user group calls are the primary forum for detailed dialogue on implementation issues


Policy/Regulatory discussion

Discuss major initiatives, anticipated Board reviews and drivers affecting timing and implementation


Other topics

Overview of major topics covered in other relevant weekly stakeholder conference calls.

Please RSVP to for each meeting, if planning to attend in person.


RSVP by close of business January 25 for the January 27 meeting.

Agendas and presentations will be available prior to the meeting on the ISO User groups and recurring meetings webpage at

The web conference details will be different for each scheduled forum. Please refer to the California ISO public calendar at for web conferencing details relevant for each meeting.


Web Conference Details

Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. PST

Location: California ISO, 250 Outcropping Way, Folsom, 95630

Add to calendar


Web Conference Login

Web Address (URL):

Call-in: Audio connection instructions will be presented on your computer after connecting to the web conference


Telephone-Only Participation

Please use this dial-in method only if you are unable to participate by web to ensure the ability to participate in Q&A

Call-in: 877-369-5230, Passcode: 0203236#


Technical Support: Contact AT&T Connect Support at 1-888-796-6118



For More Information Contact

Kristina Osborne at or (916) 608-7237


For the benefit of our customers, we:
Attract, develop and retain a highly skilled workforce • Operate the grid reliably and efficiently • Provide fair and open transmission access
Promote environmental stewardship • Facilitate effective markets and promote infrastructure development • Provide timely and accurate information

Engage with us!

Glossary of terms and acronyms