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Energy Consumption Fueled by Internet

Peter Gross, VP, Bloom Energy

Energy Consumption Fueled by Internet

The energy landscape has experienced dramatic changes over the past ten years. As the world digitizes, the demand for electricity is growing exponentially and everyone wants energy that is reliable, efficient, sustainable, secure and clean....

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The Digital Utility Powering the Next Generation

Henry Bailey, Global VP, Utilities IBU, SAP [NYSE: SAP]

The Digital Utility Powering the Next Generation

The utilities industry is quickly becoming very dynamic and fast moving like never before.

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Positive Disruption: Utilities, Smart Cities, and Smart Energy Management

Don Reeves, EVP of Engineering and Managed Services, Silver Spring Networks

Positive Disruption: Utilities, Smart Cities, and Smart Energy Management

Today, we are in the midst of an evolving energy environment. For at least 15 years, utilities have been deploying communications technology to help overcome some of their most pressing issues.

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Using Pragmatic Analytical Tools to Advance Performance in Pipeline Companies

Lee Laviolette, Managing Director and Global Oil & Gas Leader, Navigant Consulting

Using Pragmatic Analytical Tools to Advance Performance in Pipeline Companies

For decades, executives asked “What is the value of automation?” in areas like remote tank farms and manifolds. To many, making those investments was a leap of faith.

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Discovering Core Metrics By Illuminating Dark Data

Steven Clark, VP, Technology Solutions, Contract Land Staff

Discovering Core Metrics By Illuminating Dark Data

The "Information Age" began moving at the speed of light as global Internet connectivity became affordable and readily available to average businesses and households.

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An Integrated Grid at the Intersection of IT and OT

Matt Wakefield, Director of Information, Communication & Cyber Security Research, Electric Power Research Institute

An Integrated Grid at the Intersection of IT and OT

The U.S. electric power system and its many assets have per­formed remarkably well in the last 130 years, providing just-in-time electricity across America.

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Optimizing Energy Use in Buildings

Andrew McAllister, Commissioner, California Energy Commission

Optimizing Energy Use in Buildings

You can’t manage what you don’t measure. Understanding the energy usage of a building, in relation both to others and to an objective standard, informs action.

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IoT Paves Way to Smart Grid, but Who Will Pay?

Scott Smith, Vice Chairman and U.S. Power & Utilities leader, Deloitte

IoT Paves Way to Smart Grid, but Who Will Pay?

In the US power and utilities industry, IoT technologies using sensors, high volume data transfer, machine learning and advanced analytic algorithms enable “smart grid” deployment, a multi-year effort to transform performance of the electric...

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Empower the Data Center

Matt Keller, Director of IT Infrastructure & Operations, IGS Energy

Empower the Data Center

As IT professionals look at the landscape of IT infrastructure, it’s not difficult to see where the trends lie when it comes to where companies store and operate the backend systems that run their day-to-day functions.

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Baking in Cyber from the Top

Lena Smart, VP & CSO, New York Power Authority

Baking in Cyber from the Top

Yesterday, I was CIO of America’s largest state power organization. Today, I’m the CSO. No, I didn’t get a demotion–it was actually a promotion, and I am very excited about my new position.

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