Our Speakers

Hear from these experienced thought leaders on topics like Black Sky Hazards, Wildfire & Grid Resiliency, Transmission, Future Grid Distribution, Renewables & DER Integration and Data Analytics.

*This list will be updated frequently so check back for updates.

Guillermo Aleman
Guillermo Aleman
Florida Power & Light
Manager, Technology and Innovation
Charlie Allcock
Charlie Allcock
CharlieAllcockConsulting LLC
Principal & Owner
Chris Anderson
Chris Anderson
Duke Energy
Director ADMS Program
Jacob Barlow
Jacob Barlow
Randolph Electric Membership Corporation
Senior Project Manager
Amy Barron Barron
Amy Barron Barron
Duke Energy
Manager GIS, Centralized Design, and Residential Development
Mike Beehler
Mike Beehler
Power Delivery Intelligence Initiative
National Spokesperson
Larry Bekkedahl
Larry Bekkedahl
Portland General Electric
Senior Vice President, Advanced Energy Delivery
David Bess
David Bess
Neudesic
Director of Technology Solutions, Power & Utilities
Neil Bhagat Bhagat
Neil Bhagat Bhagat
Duke Energy
Director of Engineering
Abhijit Bhatwadekar
Abhijit Bhatwadekar
PPL Corporation
Vice President, Data Platform & Analytics
Wayne Bishop
Wayne Bishop
Quanta Technology
Senior Director, Industry Outreach
Alex Bloss
Alex Bloss
ATCO Electric
Supervisor, Forest Operations
Carol Bogacz
Carol Bogacz
1898 & Co.
Principal Consultant - Grid Analytics
Theodore Bohn
Theodore Bohn
Argonne National Lab
Principal Electrical Engineer
Brandon Bohnstedt
Brandon Bohnstedt
Exelon/ComEd
IT Manager
Malinda Broussard-Briscoe
Malinda Broussard-Briscoe
Evergy
Manager- Distribution Planning Engineering
Ryan Burg Burg
Ryan Burg Burg
ComEd
Principal Business Analyst
Jay Caspary
Jay Caspary
U.S. DOE Grid Deployment Office
Sr. Consultant
Casey Cathey
Casey Cathey
Southwest Power Pool
Director, System Planning
Wayne Chatterton
Wayne Chatterton
Southwire
Director Strategy
Ronald Chebra
Ronald Chebra
Chebra Consulting Group, LLC
Executive Director
Kyle Combes
Kyle Combes
1898 & Co., part of Burns & McDonnell
Project Manager
Jimi Conway
Jimi Conway
ComEd
Program Manager
Leslie Cook
Leslie Cook
Utility Analytics Institute
Manager
Natasha Deschene
Natasha Deschene
National Grid
Vice President, Electric Asset Management & Engineering NY
Ed Dukat Dukat
Ed Dukat Dukat
Salt River Project
Grid Resiliency Program Manager
David Ellis
David Ellis
Entergy
SVP, Chief Customer Officer
Roger Ely
Roger Ely
Southern Company-Georgia Power
Senior Engineer
Lynna Estep
Lynna Estep
NATF
Program Manager, Resilience
Thomas Flanagan
Thomas Flanagan
ComEd
Principal Business Program Manager
Craig Foster
Craig Foster
SAS
Principal Business Development Executive
Helen Galluzzo
Helen Galluzzo
Eversource Energy, Human Resources
Sr. Consultant, Leadership Development
Jack Gardner
Jack Gardner
Duke Energy
Manager TVM Strategy
Larry Gasteiger
Larry Gasteiger
WIRES
Executive Director
Hudson Gilmer Gilmer
Hudson Gilmer Gilmer
LineVision Inc
CEO
Craig Glazer
Craig Glazer
PJM Interconnection
Vice President--Federal Government Policy
Rick Grant
Rick Grant
Duke Energy
Vice President, Grid Operations
Christy Guenther
Christy Guenther
Duke Energy
Sr. Manager, Transmission Innovation and Business Transformation
Eugene Hamrick
Eugene Hamrick
Rappahannock Electric Cooperative
Director of Enterprise Analytics and Innovation
Teresa Hansen
Teresa Hansen
Endeavor Business Media
VP Content - Energy
Bryan Hoffman
Bryan Hoffman
Duke Energy
Distributed Energy Operations & Maintenance
Tony Jandro
Tony Jandro
Xcel Energy
VP, Transmission Portfolio Delivery
Philip Jones
Philip Jones
Alliance for Transportation Electrification
Executive Director
Kevin Jones
Kevin Jones
Endeavor Business Media CV Group
Editorial Director
Sherif Kamel
Sherif Kamel
Southwire
VP New Product Development
Rob Kondziolka
Rob Kondziolka
CAISO
Governing Body Member
Ryan Krause
Ryan Krause
Pedernales Electric Cooperative Inc.
Vegetation Maintenance Supervisor
Joseph Lake
Joseph Lake
UMS Group Inc.
Director
John Lauletta
John Lauletta
Exacter
CEO
David Lawrence
David Lawrence
Duke Energy
Technology Development Manager
George Leader
George Leader
Pedernales Electric Cooperative
Vegetation Maintenance Manager
Daniel Lewis
Daniel Lewis
Eversource
Principal Engineer
Joshua Loyd
Joshua Loyd
1898 & Co., a part of Burns and McDonnell
Senior Consultant
Ross Malme
Ross Malme
Malme Energy Consulting, LLC
CEO
Tom Martin
Tom Martin
E Source
Vice President - Data Science
John Maupin Maupin
John Maupin Maupin
Meter Data Service / National Grid
Manager
Steve Mignardi
Steve Mignardi
Daimler Trucks North America
Vice President, On-Highway Market Development
Rick Mihelic
Rick Mihelic
NACFE
Director Emerging Technologies
Eugene Moore
Eugene Moore
Duke Energy
Senior Project Manager
John Morris
John Morris
The Mosaic Company
Vice President, Grid Operations
Chad Newton
Chad Newton
Osmose
Sr. Director Wood Portfolio Infrastructure
Charlie Nobles
Charlie Nobles
Ubicquia
VP Utility Segment
Damir Novosel
Damir Novosel
Quanta Technology
President
Nicholas Noyer
Nicholas Noyer
Pacific Gas & Electric
Senior Manager, Community Wildfire Safety Program
Neelanjan Patri Patri
Neelanjan Patri Patri
Tennessee Valley Authority
Strategic Operation Solutions
Nwabueze Phil-Ebosie Phil-Ebosie
Nwabueze Phil-Ebosie Phil-Ebosie
ComEd
Director of Engineering
Robert PIERCE PIERCE
Robert PIERCE PIERCE
DEC Transmission Planning
Manager, Initiative Management
Matt Piper
Matt Piper
Esri
Global Industry Solutions Director - Infrastructure
Gary Rackliffe
Gary Rackliffe
Hitachi Energy
VP Market Development and Innovation
Imran Rahman
Imran Rahman
ComEd
General Engineer
Gratz Dale Noel Redoble Redoble
Gratz Dale Noel Redoble Redoble
Visayan Electric Company
System Operation Supervisor
Angelo Rizzo
Angelo Rizzo
Systems With Intelligence Inc.
CEO
Ty Roberts
Ty Roberts
Itron, Inc
VP, Product Marketing
Maria Robinson
Maria Robinson
Department of Energy
Director, Grid Deployment Office
Mike Rowand
Mike Rowand
MikeRogrid Consulting
Principal
David Schaller Schaller
David Schaller Schaller
NACFE
Industry Engagement Director
Axel Schlumberger
Axel Schlumberger
Southwire
SVP R&D Wire and Cable
Shawn Schukar
Shawn Schukar
Ameren Transmission
President
Adi Srinivasan
Adi Srinivasan
Osmose
VP Product Management & Digital
Govind Srinivasan
Govind Srinivasan
PPL Corporation
Data Engineering Manager
Rachel Steudle
Rachel Steudle
DTE Energy
Manager - Vegetation Management
David Treichler
David Treichler
Oncor Electric Delivery
Director Strategy and Technology
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Paul Wagner
Duke Energy
Senior IT Manager
Scott Waldmann
Scott Waldmann
Duke Energy
Manager II – GIS, Centralized Design, and Residential Development
Richard Wernsing
Richard Wernsing
Wernsing Consulting LLC
Jaclyn Whiteman
Jaclyn Whiteman
Duke Energy
Director, CD Project Management
Johnny Whitfield
Johnny Whitfield
OGE Energy Corp.
Director of Business Intelligence
Brian Wilkie
Brian Wilkie
National Grid
Director, NY Transportation Electrification
Jared Winters
Jared Winters
American Transmission Company
Director, Asset Maintenance & Commissioning
Lee Wood
Lee Wood
LUMA Energy
Director, Business Transformation
Lincoln Wood
Lincoln Wood
Southern Company
Electrification Manager
Sarah Wray
Sarah Wray
Duke Energy
Systems Consultant
Umair Zia
Umair Zia
Eversource Energy
Director - Distribution Engineering