Monday, January 27, 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Tuesday, January 28, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Keynote Session
Room: Stars at Night Ballroom, Upper Level

Tuesday, January 28, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Tuesday, January 28, 1:30 PM

Advanced Applications of ADMS
Room: 217C

SCEs Next Generation Grid Management System
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 1A
  • Tuesday, January 28, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
NV Energy FLISR Deployment Experience - Challenges & Benefits
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 1B
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Advanced Grid Management with IVVO
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 1C
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Effectively Integrating Distributed Energy Resources - Utility Perspectives
Room: 217B

DER Communications - Monitor and Control of Behind-the-meter DER's
  • Room: 217B
  • Session Number:DERMs 1A
  • Tuesday, January 28, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
SCE's DER Journey
  • Room: 217B
  • Session Number:DERMs 1B
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Dispatchable Renewables: Grid Services from Behind-the-Meter Resources
  • Room: 217B
  • Session Number:DERMs 1C
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Empowering Utility Business Transformation through Data Analytics
Room: 214A

Advanced Data Analytics at SCE
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 1A
  • Tuesday, January 28, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Proactive Fault and Disturbance Management Using Edge Computing and Analytics
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 1B
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Next Generation Reliability - Better is not Good Enough!
Room: 214C

Feeder of the Future
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 1A
  • Tuesday, January 28, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
How Indianapolis Power & Light Created an Optimized Capital Plan to Manage Risk Across the Entire T&D System
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 1B
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Do You Need a Reliability Strategy or a Grid Modernization Strategy?
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 1C
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Optimal Implementation of Sensors, VVO and Synchrophasors
Room: 217A

Lessons Learned: Piloting Underground Distribution System Line Sensors for Southern California Edison’s Distribution Automation
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 1A
  • Tuesday, January 28, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
The Grid of the Future: Distribution Synchrophasor Technology
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 1B
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Visualizing Your Automation Programs: VVO Dashboard & Analytics to Monitor Situational Awareness
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 1C
  • Tuesday, January 28, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Tuesday, January 28, 4:30 PM

Wednesday, January 29, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Breakfast Roundtables
Room: 006 and 007, River Level

Wednesday, January 29, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Wednesday, January 29, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM

ADMS Change Management
Room: 217C

The Operator of the Future: Preparing for the New Energy World
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Entergy Grid Modernization: DMS/OMS System Implementation
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 2B
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

DA and DER Integration from a Utility Perspective
Room: 217A

BC Hydro Overhead Distribution Automation with DER - A Case Study from a Control Room Perspective
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Distributed Generation Output Unmasked: ComEd’s Solution to Load Masking Caused by Utility-scale Solar
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 2B
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Grid Security: NERC CIP and Beyond
Room: 213AB

Beyond CIP: Protecting the Infrastructure NERC and IT Forgot
  • Room: 213AB
  • Session Number:Cybersecurity and Incidence Response 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Utility Cybersecurity System Integration Considerations with Respect to Reliability and Safety Based on Current Standards Changes
  • Room: 213AB
  • Session Number:Cybersecurity and Incidence Response 2B
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Forward-thinking: ADMS and the NERC CIP Challenge
  • Room: 213AB
  • Session Number:Cybersecurity and Incidence Response 2C
  • Wednesday, January 29, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Innovative and Emerging Approaches to Utility Asset Management
Room: 214C

Robotics for Semi-autonomous Substation Breaker Management
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Optimizing Power Line Inspection Costs: A Comparative Study of Available Technologies
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 2B
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Optical Fiber Sensor Technology Development and Field Validation for Grid Asset Monitoring Applications
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 2C
  • Wednesday, January 29, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Real-world Microgrids: Templates for the Future
Room: 216AB

Lessons Learned from Implementation of IEC 61850 Protection and Control Schemes at Duke Energy's Mount Holly Microgrid
  • Room: 216AB
  • Session Number:Microgrids 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Design and Deployment of the First Multi-customer Microgrid in Northern California
  • Room: 216AB
  • Session Number:Microgrids 2B
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Micro-Reactors for Remote Areas and Secure Microgrids
  • Room: 216AB
  • Session Number:Microgrids 2C
  • Wednesday, January 29, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The Marriage of DERMS and DRMS (Demand Response)
Room: 217B

The Struggle for DER Control
  • Room: 217B
  • Session Number:DERMS 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Integrated Advanced DMS with DERMS Control of Residential DER
  • Room: 217B
  • Session Number:DERMs 2B
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Portland General Electric Achieves Flexibility at Scale with Innovative Virtual Power Plant Project
  • Room: 217B
  • Session Number:DERMs 2C
  • Wednesday, January 29, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Transactive Energy: Blockchain and the Transformation of Energy Markets
Room: 214D

Moving to a Transactive Energy Market, a North American Perspective: Engaging Prosumers while Optimizing the Electricity System with Location- and Time-Specific Price Signals
  • Room: 214D
  • Session Number:Disruptive Emerging and Innovative Technologies 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
A Novel Integrated Utilization of a Distribution Flexibility Marketplace
  • Room: 214D
  • Session Number:Disruptive Emerging and Innovative Technologies 2B
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

What Does it Mean to Be a Digital Utility?
Room: 212AB

Building Organizational Agility with NYPA’s Customer Digital Experience Program
  • Room: 212AB
  • Session Number:Customer Strategies 2A
  • Wednesday, January 29, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Business Process Transformation at a Three Service Utility
  • Room: 212AB
  • Session Number:Customer Strategies 2C
  • Wednesday, January 29, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Wednesday, January 29, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Thursday, January 30, 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Breakfast Roundtables
Room: 006 and 007, River Level

Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM

DER Integration and Non-wires Alternatives
Room: 214D

How Advanced PV Facilities Could be a Game Changer
  • Room: 214D
  • Session Number:Disruptive Emerging and Innovative Technologies 3A
  • Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
A Journey Toward Automation of DER Interconnection Applications
  • Room: 214D
  • Session Number:Disruptive Emerging and Innovative Technologies 3B
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM

Eco Planning for Smart Utilities
Room: 214B

The Eco-District - Transforming the Utility Business Model
  • Room: 214B
  • Session Number:Smart Cities/IoT 3A
  • Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Grid of Things in California: A Utility Readiness Assessment
  • Room: 214B
  • Session Number:Smart Cities/IoT 3B
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
A Smart Utility Enables a Smart City Transformation
  • Room: 214B
  • Session Number:Smart Cities/IoT 3C
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Energy Storage Experiences in California
Room: 217D

Utility Demonstration of Dynamic Phase Balancing
  • Room: 217D
  • Session Number:Energy Storage 3A
  • Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Lessons from the Energy Storage Trenches
  • Room: 217D
  • Session Number:Energy Storage 3B
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Guiding Energy Storage Project Valuation
  • Room: 217D
  • Session Number:Energy Storage 3C
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Geospatial Applications to Improve Asset Management
Room: 214C

Paperless Capture of as-builds Using GIS, GPS and Barcoding
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 3A
  • Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Phased and Confused: Alliant Energy’s Connectivity Model Experiment
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 3B
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Pepco Holdings Inc. Implements Digital Twin & Reliability Engineering Environment
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 3C
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

How Utilities are Using Advanced Data Analytics and Modeling Tools for Innovative Solutions
Room: 214A

Creating a Virtual Utility: Energy and Demand Opportunities via Automatic Building Energy Modeling (AutoBEM)
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 3A
  • Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
The Latest Development of Distribution Resource Planning Methods and Modeling Tools
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 3B
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Enterprise Analytics for SCE’s Distribution Planning
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 3C
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Microgrid Projects - Lessons Learned from Development Through Operational Phases
Room: 216AB

Microgrid Case Study of Advanced Planning Solutions for Optimum Design
  • Room: 216AB
  • Session Number:Microgrids 3A
  • Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
A Living Laboratory: What We Learned from Operating Our Microgrid for the Past Four Years
  • Room: 216AB
  • Session Number:Microgrids 3C
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Reliability, Scalability and Workforce Challenges to Automation Deployment
Room: 217A

Key Considerations Every Electric Utility Executive Should Know Before Transitioning your Workforce to ADMS: Part 2 - Post Implementation
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 3A
  • Thursday, January 30, 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Decentralized Distribution Automation System – Scalability and Deployment Challenges
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 3B
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Reliability Results from Copel’s Lateral Automation Deployment in Brazil
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 3C
  • Thursday, January 30, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Thursday, January 30, 9:30 AM

All Gateways Are Not Created Equal
Room: Booth #3563, Exhibit Floor

Bronzeville Community Microgrid Protection Scheme
Room: Booth #1567, Exhibit Floor

EV Grid Integration Considerations for Utilities
Room: Booth #417, Exhibit Floor

Live Podcast: Building the Grid of the Future
Room: Booth #4439, Exhibit Floor

Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM

Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM

Asset Management in the Real World with Utility Case Studies
Room: 214C

Using Failure Mode and Effects Analysis to Improve Wildfire Risk Mitigations
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 4A
  • Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
AMI Deployments and Asset Management Readiness
  • Room: 214C
  • Session Number:Asset Management 4B
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Delivering New Value: Technology and Data-driven Customer Service
Room: 212AB

Residential Demand Management for Utilities: Implementing Alternative Pricing Programs to Keep the Grid Balanced
  • Room: 212AB
  • Session Number:Customer Strategies 4A
  • Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Pay for Performance Residential Energy Efficiency Project
  • Room: 212AB
  • Session Number:Customer Strategies 4B
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Customer-focused Grid Modernization
  • Room: 212AB
  • Session Number:Customer Strategies 4C
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Deployment of FLISR, State Estimation and Distribution Power Flow
Room: 217A

Update on Integrating Distribution System State Estimation for Applications in Advanced Distribution Management Systems
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 4A
  • Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Centralized Distribution Automation FLISR Scheme Continuous Improvements
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 4B
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
SCE Implementation of Modernized System Planning Tools for the Evolving Grid
  • Room: 217A
  • Session Number:Distribution Automation 4C
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Importance of Network Model Management for Operational Systems
Room: 217C

Building a Digital Twin of The Steel City
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 4A
  • Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
How IPL Solved the Challenges of Modeling Linear Assets in Their Asset Risk Model by Leveraging GIS
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 4B
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Legacy Work Management System Integration with ADMS
  • Room: 217C
  • Session Number:Enterprise Grid 4C
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Leveraging Disparate Data to Create Analytics Impact
Room: 214A

Leveraging All Available Data to Minimize and Prevent Vegetation-caused Storm Damage
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 4A
  • Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
AMI Ops Center of the Future is Here!
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 4B
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Using Transmission System N-1 Simulation Data and Machine Learning to Assess Maintenance Risk for Energinet Denmark
  • Room: 214A
  • Session Number:Data Analytics 4C
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Microgrids Control and Integration
Room: 216AB

Control and Protection of Microgrids and Virtual Power Plants
  • Room: 216AB
  • Session Number:Microgrids 4A
  • Thursday, January 30, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Microgrid Frequency (Power) Control
  • Room: 216AB
  • Session Number:Microgrids 4B
  • Thursday, January 30, 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM

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