Annual Conference

April 20 - 21, 2021

Hyatt Regency, Houston, TX

Annual Conference

We are hosting our annual conference April 20 - 21, 2021 in Houston. Themed Envision 2030, it will bring together utility leaders, industry analysts and vendor partners to discuss topics keeping utilities up at night. 

Confirmed Speakers

Bashir Bseirani | CEO

Avertra 

Jack Doueck | Founder

Utility 2030 Collaborative

Nicole Howard | Chief Customer Officer

SMUD

RJ Kumar | CEO

Enterprise Solutions Consulting

Frankie McDermott | Chief Energy Delivery Officer

SMUD

Chris Moyer | Senior Director of Content and Research

Zpryme

Cecil McMaster | Business Information Officer

NYC Environmental Protection

James Riley | Digital and Analytics Advisor

Sempra

Larry Leikin | Founder

Utility 2030 Collaborative

Sean Vanslyke | CEO

SEMO Electric Cooperative & GoSEMO Fiber

Jody Allison | VP of Transformation

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. 

Mark Wilkinson | Senior Vice President, Ibex Digital

Ibex Digital

 

More than Just a Conference

 

 

Join the Conversation

 

Utility Attendees

Early Bird (expires July 31st) - $995

Regular - $1195

 

Interested in nominating yourself or someone else for a board or advisory committee role? Email us at info@utility2030.com.

 

Vendor Partners

REQUEST THE PARTNER PROSPECTUS

 

 

Media, Research & Event Partners

Due to the unique nature of our “by utilities for utilities” Collaborative, we aren’t an either/or to other industry groups or events.

 

We identify and elevate the most important conversations through strategic partnerships. 

Media, research and event companies interested in partnering should  email us at info@utility2030.com.

 

 

 

TUESDAY, April 20, 2021 

 

 

7:30am—8:30am

Networking Breakfast and Exhibit Hall Open
 

8:30am—8:45am

Welcome

Jack Doueck, Utility 2030

Larry Leikin, Utility 2030

8:45am—9:15am

What Covid-19 is Teaching Us About the Next Generation of Emergency Planning

Chris Moyer, Zpryme

9:15am—10:00am

Research Study: Making it a Priority to Prioritize Your Priorities

James Riley, Digital & Analytics Advisor for SDG&E

Vanessa Edmonds, Utility 2030

10:15am—11:00am

Saying “NO” to Vanity Projects

Jody Allison, Algonquin Power

Maria DeChellis, Utilligent

11:00 am—12:00pm

Driving Your Business Towards a Digital Utopia: High Tech for Utilities

Bashir Bseirani, Avertra and RJ Kumar, ESC

12:00pm—1:15pm

Lunch in in Exhibit Hall
 

1:15pm—2:00pm

Charting a Clear Path through the CX Candy Cane Forest

Nicole Howard, SMUD

James Riley, SDG&E

2:00pm—2:45pm

Building a Workforce that can Support the “Gray”

Cecil McMaster, NYC DEP

Sean Vanslyke, SEMO Electric Cooperative and GOSEMO Fiber

3:00pm—3:45pm

Making the Right Capital Investments to Ensure Safety and Sustainability

Frankie McDermott, SMUD

3:45pm—5:00pm

Open Space: Real-time Topic Selection & Discussion

All Participants 

5:00pm—6:00pm

Cocktail Reception in Exhibit Hall
 

Annual Conference Agenda

1 Metrotech Center North

Third Floor

Brooklyn NY 11201

Sponsor & Attendee Contacts:

Jack Doueck                                      917.747.3750                                    jd@advancedenergycap.com

 

Larry Leikin

410-647-4384

larry@trustedtpv.com     

Board Contact:

Vanessa Edmonds

678.215.2252

vedmonds@apposadvisors.com