AGENDA

Our program will focus on the important topics covering Generative AI, Customer Analytics, Analytics Architecture & Technology, Asset Health Analytics, Safety Analytics, Enterprise Analytics, Data Science, Grid Analytics, Natural Gas Analytics, Sustainability Analytics, Supply Chain Analytics, Cyber Security Analytics, and  People & Culture. This schedule will constantly evolve over the next few months - check back often to the latest updates. 
This schedule has been built in CT. 

Sunday, October 13, 2024
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Sridhar Radhakrishnan

 
Nanpeng Yu

Monday, October 14, 2024
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Mark Peco

 
Mark LaRocque

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us for the ComEd Maywood Tech Center Lab Tour on Monday, October 14, 2024, to experience our state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge innovations shaping the future of energy.

 

Tuesday, October 15, 2024
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
 
 
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Innovation Shares are short presentations that explore groundbreaking ideas and innovations that leverage data and analytics to tackle the toughest challenges faced by utilities today.

Meredith Gilstrap Steve Dresie

               

Wednesday, October 16, 2024
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
 
 
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

The Exelon Analytics team is investigating leading edge applications of Generative AI with the potential to create a transformative impact across the utility industry.

 
 

Oncor is extracting the value of utility analytics projects through the inspirational illustration of ROI.

Whitney Humecky
 

PG&E is extracting data from high resolution satellite imagery to quantify wildfire risk and its drivers along their 100,000+ electric distribution line miles to identify the best risk mitigation measures available within given cost and other restraints.

Andrea Brown
 

Alabama Power is developing advanced data analytics and data science techniques, including machine learning and predictive modeling, to anticipate electric vehicle (EV) charging behaviors with unprecedented accuracy.

Joyce Soloman
 

Nicor Gas is leveraging advanced data analytics to enhance its customer-centric culture and improve overall customer satisfaction.

Bruce Liu
 
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM


Buzz Solutions explores computer vision AI for power grid inspections: challenges, solutions, deployment, and success.

 

Discover autonomous drone and AI solutions revolutionizing utility asset management with Skydio and Levatas..

Chris Nielsen Christina Park

Learn how ComEd's 2022 Advanced Image Analytics program enhances grid maintenance with AI and drones.

Aaron Westbrook Boris Aronchik

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Eversource Energy improves grid reliability using a patent pending data model that responds to changing business needs, improves employee productivity, increases capital efficiency, and accelerates the remediation of grid anomalies.

Umair Zia
 

The Exelon Customer Team is developing GenAI products to train customer service representatives, aid responses to customer emails, and answer internal company-specific questions.

Ben Carls
 

Oncor is developing a comprehensive artificial intelligence (AI) strategy, prioritizing on-premises implementation of Generative AI, and updating governance policies to ensure safety and security.

Kennedy Porter Josh Power
 

Consumers Energy’s Work Management Analytics Platform team is spearheading the drive towards an optimized future for the utility using cutting-edge data analytics solutions tailored for Work Management Product teams.

Matthew Spencer
 
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

LabelOps ensures data integrity and precision in utility image analytics through advanced techniques.

Alexander Johnson

4:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Utilities modernize with advanced analytics and federal support amid climate change and disruptions.

Joe Nyangon
 
Thursday, October 17, 2024
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

Ontario Power Generation is fine-tuning Large Language Model (LLM) embeddings and leveraging them for unparalleled utility across diverse industries.

Tyler Rankin
 

AES Corporation is exploring the practical applications of data science to enhance the accuracy of Estimated Time of Restoration (ETR) predictions in utility companies.

Moe Gilanifar
 

Exelon is implementing a strategic initiative to accelerate their analytics maturity and empower employees to make data-driven decisions.

 
 

National Grid is embracing the Generative AI (GenAI) technologies that have transformed data interaction and process automation with innovative projects that demonstrate a commitment to innovation and customer-centric solutions.

Vanessa Przybylo Olivia Wachob
 
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

PG&E is developing a machine learning model to improve prediction of contaminated insulators Insulators on transmission structures are susceptible to contamination from various sources, such as avian excrement, dust, emissions, smoke, and gases.

Sasha Yan
 

PSEG is operationalizing an Analytics Center of Enablement (COE) to identify and deliver value across its business areas including work management, energy efficiency, electric vehicles, smart meters, and customer experience.

Jerry Casarella
 

Eversource is turning their thinking outside-in to design and deliver programs that meet the clean energy needs of their commercial and industrial (C&I) customers.

Kara Rodgers Marshall
 

Exelon is developing analytics capability for proactive weather-related outage prediction and Estimated Time of Restoration (ETR) management.

Vladyslav Anderson
 

Salt River Project calls on utilities to think bigger about how analytics and data science in used in the industry.

Gary Rector
 
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM