Program

Our program will focus on the important topics covering Black Sky Hazards, Wildfire & Grid Resiliency, Transmission, Future Grid Distribution, Renewables & DER Integration and Data Analytics. This schedule will constantly evolve over the next few months - check back often to the latest updates. 

This schedule has been built in ET. 

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
 
 
 
 
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
 

The growing Duke Energy Emerging Technology Center is a testing ground for projects that will help modernize the electric grid. 

 

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
 

Take a guided tour of the Electric Power Research Institute’s (EPRI) Charlotte Transmission and Substation laboratory to see this testing in action. 

 

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
 
George Leader Ryan Krause Brian Lafayette

 
 
Rick Mihelic David Treichler Theodore Bohn Charlie Allcock Philip Jones Mike Rowand Steve Mignardi Teresa Hansen Kevin Jones


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9:15 AM - 11:15 AM
 

The growing Duke Energy Emerging Technology Center is a testing ground for projects that will help modernize the electric grid. 

 

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
 

The networking luncheon allows for small group discussions on a variety of topics. You pick the topic and sit at a table with others who are interested in the same topic. Each table discussion is moderated by a leading professional in the field.

Table topics include:

  • Supply Chain
  • Wildfire Mitigation
  • Data Driven Utility
  • E-mobility
  • Vegetation Management
  • DER Grid Integration
  • Black Sky Hazards
  • Data in the Cloud
  • Policy and Regulation
  • Summer 2022 – Capacity Constraints and Fuel Costs
  • Infrastructure Investment
 

       

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Panel Discussion
 
Wayne Bishop Damir Novosel Novosel Lawrence Jones David Ellis
 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Panel Discussion
 
Tom Martin Jared Winters Winters Rachel Steudle Steudle Jack Gardner
 
Research Revelations
 
David Schaller
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Panel Discussion
 
Mike Beehler Natasha Deschene Rob Kondziolka Shawn Schukar Schukar Tony Jandro Russell Boyer

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
 
 
 
 
Thursday, October 6, 2022
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
 
 
 
 
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
 
 
 
 
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
 
 
Maria Robinson Larry Bekkedahl Neelanjan Patri Ty Roberts

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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Research Revelations
 
Chris Anderson John Morris
 
Case Study
 
Lee Wood
 
Research Revelations
 
Ed Dukat Lynna Estep
 
Case Study
 
Charlie Nobles Guillermo Aleman
 
Innovation Initiative
 
Johnny Whitfield
 
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
 
 
Ty Roberts

Panel Discussion
 
Neil Bhagat Jaclyn Whiteman Bryan Hoffman Eugene Moore
 
Knowledge Share
 
David Treichler
 
Knowledge Share
 
Gary Rackliffe Brian Wilkie Wilkie
 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
 
 
 
 
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
 
 
 
 
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Case Study
 
Carol Bogacz Eugene Hamrick
 
Case Study
 
John Maupin
 
Case Study
 
Ryan Burg Imran Rahman
 
Innovation Initiative
 
Gratz Dale Noel Redoble Redoble
 
3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Panel Discussion
 
Amy Barron Rick Grant Christy Guenther Matt Piper Scott Waldmann Sarah Wray

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David Bess Abhijit Bhatwadekar Govind Srinivasan

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Innovation Initiative
 
Chad Newton Adi Srinivasan

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Craig Foster John Lauletta Jacob Barlow

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4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
 
 
Axel Schlumberger Casey Cathey Jay Caspary Hudson Gilmer

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5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
 
 
 
 
Friday, October 7, 2022
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
 
 
 
 
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
 
 
 
 
8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
 
 
 
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Case Study
 
Russell Boyer David Lawrence

Case Study
 
Umair Zia Zia Helen Galluzzo Daniel Lewis
 
Innovation Initiative
 
Austin Chambers Ross Malme Ronald Chebra
 
Knowledge Share
 
Jimi Conway Brandon Bohnstedt Nwabueze Phil-Ebosie Thomas Flanagan
 
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Case Study
 
Angelo Rizzo Roger Ely
 
Knowledge Share
 
Joshua Loyd Casey Cathey Kyle Combes
 
Case Study
 
Joseph Lake Alex Bloss Nicholas Noyer
 
 
 
Axel Schlumberger Wayne Chatterton Sherif Kamel

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Knowledge Share
 
Craig Glazer Larry Gasteiger