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CIOs must Ensure Systems are Dynamic, Accessible and Continuous

Zeeshan Sheikh, CIO, Entergy Corporation

CIOs must Ensure Systems are Dynamic, Accessible and Continuous

Digital technologies are bringing dramatic changes to the utility business. Everything from customer expectations to how we operate the grid to how we communicate with employees is being transformed.

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Energy Sector: A Distributed Generation

Elizabeth Hackenson, CIO & SVP of Global Business Services, The AES Corporation

Energy Sector: A Distributed Generation

The energy sector is poised for significant change as renewable (e.g. wind and solar) and energy storage (e.g. batteries) become more prevalent.

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Increasing Adoption Value of Plug-in Electric Vehicles through Utilities

Karl Popham, Interim CIO, Manager of Emerging Technologies & Electric Vehicles, Austin Energy

Increasing Adoption Value of Plug-in Electric Vehicles through Utilities

Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) adoption has been growing at a rapid pace in the U.S. from a few thousand in 2011 to over 400,000 PEVs on U.S. roads today and 1 million globally.

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Wisdom and Analytics

Dave Webb, CIO, Nebraska Public Power District

Wisdom and Analytics

When someone asks you to share wisdom, rest assured you’re probably not young anymore. I’ve learned to be OK with that. I have enjoyed a long and satisfying career in various leadership roles in Engineering and IT....

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Value Innovation in the Radiology Practice

Shannon Werb, CIO, Virtual Radiologic

Value Innovation in the Radiology Practice

It is dangerous to think that radiologistswill be replaced. So, we view it as critical that vRad lead the deep learning initiative and bring the appropriate leadershipto market and help drive appropriate change.

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Keeping the Focus on Service and Care

Jeffrey Cohen, CIO, The MENTOR Network

Keeping the Focus on Service and Care

Two years into our implementation, the cloud has indeed been easier to implement, allows us to deliver new capabilities faster, and is exceeding our security and HIPAA requirements

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Low Cost Technology - The Biggest Advantage

Walter Curd, CIO & VP, Maxim Integrated Products

Low Cost Technology - The Biggest Advantage

The biggest challenge we face is that there are very few chip manufacturing facilities being built now so there is virtually no market for packaged software to run these.

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Cyber Security and Integration of Information Technology

Benjamin Beberness, CIO, Snohomish PUD

Cyber Security and Integration of Information Technology

Cyber security and integration of information technology and operational technology (IT/OT) are two challenges for the utility industry.

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Shifting Role of CIOs in Utility with Tectonic shifts in IT

Zeeshan Sheikh, CIO, Entergy

Shifting Role of CIOs in Utility with Tectonic shifts in IT

With the utility arena increasingly relying on technology, the role of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) is as critical as ever.

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IT Strategy- Turning Trends into Long-term Value

Cynthia Johnson, VP & CIO, California Resources Corporation (NYSE : CRC)

IT Strategy- Turning Trends into Long-term Value

Everyone’s talking about the technological trends these days. The latest outreach from a major computer systems vendor tells me that storage, content management, and Big Data are trending.

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