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Outage Prediction and Modeling

Harnessing and Harmonizing Methods to Forecast Outages, Prevent Damage and Expedite Restoration Decisions

19-20 Jun 2019
Embassy Suites Boston at Logan Airport, Boston, MA, United States of America

Conference Workshop

Leveraging Alliances and Partnerships with Academia, Laboratories, and Associations to Improve Emergency Response through Research and Continuous Evolution of the Outage Prediction Model (OMP)

Conference Workshop

Highlighting the Importance of Developing an Overall Restoration Model in Conjunction with Prediction Models


Why You Should Attend

Outage Prediction and Modeling

The Outage Prediction and Modeling Conference will provide utility executives with a significant advantage to predict outages, prevent damage and restore power timely and effectively. The purpose of the conference is gain insight on implementing more proactive methods.

This premier marcus evans conference will permit attendees the opportunity to discuss strategies and benchmark best practices for emergency planning, OMS and outage data analytics, accurate predictions, meteorological factors and more

Key Topics

  • Utilize the model to spearhead activation plans, determine resource allocation and estimate location of damage to drive decisions
  • Deliberate the benefits and challenges of homegrown modeling tools versus vendor sourced
  • Build damage assessment into models during an event for Estimated Time of Restoration (ETR)
  • Cultivate reliability by evaluating the accuracy of prediction models
  • Define the impact of an event with OMS and prediction data to activate the right resources within your Emergency Response Organization (ERO)
  • Previous Attendees Include

    AGL Resources
    Alabama Power
    Ameren Illinois
    Atlantic City Electric
    Avangrid
    Avista
    Baltimore Gas and Electric
    Berkeley Electric Cooperative Inc
    City Utilities of Springfield
    Colorado Springs Utilities
    ComEd
    Con Edison
    Delta Montrose Electric Association
    DTE Energy
    Duke Energy
    El Paso Electric
    Emera Maine
    Enmax Corporation
    Entergy Corporation
    Eugene Water & Electric
    Eversource
    Florida Power & Light
    Fortis Alberta
    Freeport Electric
    Gainesvilles Regional Utilites
    Georgia Power
    Georgia Power Company
    Independence Power & Light
    Jackson EMC
    Jamaica Public Service
    JEA
    Knoxville Utilities Board
    Lansing Board of Water & Light
    LADWP
    Manitoba Hydro
    National Grid
    NB Power
    NIPSCO
    Norwich Public Utilities
    Ocala Electric Utility
    Oncor Electric
    Orlando Utlities Commission
    Pacific Gas & Electric
    PECO Energy
    Pepco Holdings Inc
    Portland General Electric
    PSE&G
    Public Service Co of Oklahoma
    Santee Cooper
    Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative
    Southern California Edison
    Vectren
    Veridian
    Vermont Electric Coop
    Westfield Gas & Electric


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    Event Sponsors
    GE Power
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    Practical Insights From

    Alex Rojas
    Director, Distributed Technologies
    Ameren

    Derek Roles
    Director, Emergency Preparedness & Restoration
    Hydro One Networks Inc.

    Michael Berlinger
    Project Specialist (Meteorologist) Emergency Preparedness
    Con Edison

    Joseph Muglia, P. Eng.
    Director, Distribution Operations
    Hydro Ottawa

    Catherine Lewis
    Director-Emergency Preparedness
    Con Edison

    Ed Kieser
    Sr. Meteorologist
    AEP

    Kathryn Bryant
    Sr. Data Scientist
    National Grid

    Dean C. Desautels
    Manager, Emergency Preparedness
    Eversource Energy

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “A very well planned well executed conference, providing an excellent networking opportunity and opportunity for sharing best practices” -PSEG Long Island
    • “Great opportunity to learn best practices and solutions to challenges facing the utility industry” -Duke Energy
    • “Knowledeable experiences presenters sharing how they are managing common current challenges in power industry” -Toronto Hydro
    • “Learning and networking opportunities are excellent”-Entergy
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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Melini Hadjitheori


    PO Box 24797
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