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1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room: W304C
Format: Paper

Three distinct presenters offer separate and unique perspectives on the best paths for optimizing plant performance, from the promises and risk of artificial intelligence to a case study on Emonitoring power plants to a history which questions where we’ve been and we’re going on gas turbine technologies. ...read more...

Session Chair
Sanjeev Jolly, P.E.
Sr. Engineer, Engineering Services
NAES Corp.
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Slavek Zaremba
Chief Technology Officer
SparkCognition Inc.
United States
Speaker
Nicolas Gelles
Business Development
EDF
United States
Speaker
Vinod Kallianpur
Executive Technical Advisor
SamsungC&T
Korea (South)

10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: W304C
Format: Paper
Session Chair
Reza Akhavain
Business Development Manager - Steam Turbines
EthosEnergy
United States
Session Co-Chair
Edwin Haddad
Consultant
Cochrane Steam LLC
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Nolan Frederick
Team Lead
Entergy Texas Inc.
United States
Speaker 2+
Muhammad Riaz
Manager Steam Turbine Engineering
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas
United States
Speaker
Scott McQueen
Senior Director NRG Technical Services, Steam Turbines
NRG Energy
United States
Co-Author
Andrew Mills
Lead Steam Repair Engineer
EthosEnergy Power Plant Services USA
United States
Co-Author
Elizabeth Kupcinskas
Senior Engineer
Ethos Energy
United States
Co-Author
Nick Faust
Design Engineer
EthosEnergy Group
United States
Co-Author
Paul DiCristoforo
Manager - Mechanical Design
EthosEnergy
United States
Co-Author
Piotr Smietana
Repair Engineer
Ethos Energy
United States
Co-Author
Vivek Choudhry
Principal Engineer
Siemens Energy Inc.
United States
Speaker
Rich Rochford
Power Industry Manager
REXA
United States
Co-Author
Alistair Stuart
Sales Engineer
REXA
United States

1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Room: W304C
Format: Paper

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Coal-fired power plants worldwide are continually challenged to be more competitive to survive amid a revolution in renewable power. This session will discuss various ideas, methods and case studies for improving your coal plants competitiveness in the changing global power ...read more...

Session Chair
Merrill Jones
Sr. Director Business Development
Day & Zimmerman ECM
United States
Session Co-Chair
John Grusha
Director - Combustion Systems & Product Development
R-V Industries, Inc.
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Juhyun Kim
Assistant Manager
Korea South East Power Company
Korea (South)
Speaker
Patrick Fitzgerald
Air In-Leakage Reduction Manager
High Temperature Technologies
United States

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