New OCA webinars coming up!

New OCA webinars coming up!

Save the dates: New OCA webinars coming up!

On April 13 & 14, parallel to the OCPP 2.0.1 Plugfest, the Open Charge Alliance will be hosting another series of three webinars. We will be discussing Vehicle-to-grid (V2X), progressing from OCPP 1.6 to OCPP 2.0.1, CTEP regulations for California. You can register for these separate webinars using the links below. 

Let your car provide the power - Use cases of V2X

Duration: 45 minutes

•             Introduction V2X (15min) – OCA (Franc)

•             Use Case: Frequency Control (10min) - (Dreev)

•             Use Case: Local load balancing (10min) - (BMW \ Kostal)

•             Future Use Cases: Vehicle to home and reactive power (10min) – OCA (Franc)

In this webinar we will present the work that is being done in the V2X Task Group of the Open Charge Alliance. This Task Group of OCA members is developing OCPP support for vehicle-to-grid use cases. Dreev and BMW/Kostal have created pilot implementations of the new draft specification and their experiences have been used to further improvements. After an overview of the V2X specification by OCA, Dreev will talk about the frequency control use case they have implemented, and BMW and Kostal will talk about the use case of local load-balancing with V2X.

Tuesday April 13 8:00 AM CEST:

Wednesday April 14 5:00 PM CEST:


Making the jump - Industry Experiences with progressing from OCPP 1.6 to OCPP 2.0.1

Duration: 90 minutes

Introduction OCA about OCPP 1.6 and OCPP 2.0.1 (10min) – OCA (Milan)

Lessons Learned from field experiences (60min) – OCPP experts EVBox, Alfen, Vector, Driivz

Panel discussion (10min) - All

Tool and certification (10min) - OCA


Progressing from OCPP 1.6 to OCPP 2.0.1, what does it take? In this webinar we will take a look at best practices and lessons learned from the industry. We will start with an introduction on the differences between OCPP 1.6 and OCPP 2.0.1 followed by presentations by industry experts EVBox, Alfen, Vector and Driivz.

Tuesday April 13, 5:00 PM CEST:

Wednesday April 14, 8:30 AM CEST:


How to implement CTEP regulations for California in OCPP

Duration: 30 minutes

•             Whitepaper update “OCPP & California Pricing Requirements”


The California DMS' CTEP regulations set requirements for the display of cost and energy usage at a charging station. OCA is publishing an update of their whitepaper about this topic to meet the latests requirements.

Wednesday April 14, 6:00 PM CEST:

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