DISTRIBUTECH 2023

More intelligence. More possibilities.

Equipped with the right intelligence, in the right places throughout the delivery system, we can explore every possibility to deploy the right solutions that will help you succeed as our industry continues to transform. Learn more in booth 2514.

Agenda-at-a-Glance



Monday, Feb. 6

8 a.m.-Noon
The AMI Journey for Next-Gen AMI System
  • David Kreiss, Power Systems Consultant

9 a.m.
Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative (SECC) Symposium | Empowering Consumers Through the Energy Transition
  • Nick Tumilowicz, Director of DEM, Itron

Tuesday, Feb. 7

8:15 a.m.
Welcome Address
  • Tom Deitrich, President and CEO, Itron

10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Exhibit Floor Open | Booth 2514

10:15-10:45 a.m.
Active Premise Load Shedding: Ensuring Power Supply to Critical Customers
  • Kevin Wasserman, Con Edison

11:05-11:35 a.m.
Knowledge Hub: Grid Edge Technologies | Converting Data to Insight: Exploring a Utility's Journey to Unlock Intelligence
  • Ainara Fernandez, Avangrid
  • Bilal Khursheed, Microsoft
  • Don Reeves, Itron

Noon-1 p.m.
Knowledge Hub: Grid Edge Technologies | Exploring the Capabilities of Next-Generation AMI with Distributed Intelligence
  • Natalie Hammer, ComEd
  • Jason Stanislaus, ComEd
  • Mel Gehrs, Itron

1:30-2 p.m.
Knowledge Hub: Grid Edge Technologies | Deploying Distributed Intelligence to Discover a Smart Energy Future
  • Shawn Mundy, CenterPoint Energy

2:45-3:50 p.m.
Beneficial Electrification: Leading Systemic Change
  • Shaun Hoyte, Con Edison
  • Dwayne Pickett, ComEd
  • Divesh Gupta, BGE
  • H.G. Chissell, Advanced Energy Group
  • Christine Cole, Itron

5-6 p.m.
Opening Reception | Booth 2514

Wednesday, Feb. 8

10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Exhibit Floor Open | Booth 2514

9:30-10 a.m.
IoT-Connected Streetlights as a Platform for Smart Utility & Smart City Solutions
  • Debbie McKee, BGE

11:05-11:35 a.m.
Knowledge Hub: Grid Edge Technologies | Shared IoT Networks: A Practical Path to Smarter Utilities & Cities of All Sizes
  • David Doherty, ComEd
  • Luis Pizano, Black & Veatch
  • Michelle Kolp, WEC Energy
  • Nipesh Patel, Itron

11:15-11:45 a.m.
EV Customers Are Waiting for Utilities to Engage
  • Cory Gordon, Duke Energy
  • Mike Ting, Itron

1:30-2 p.m.
Achieving a Stress-Free Smart Streetlight Deployment
  • Donna Corr, Mississippi Power

2:40-3:10 p.m.
How Real-Time Edge Computing is a Game Changer for Grid Modernization & Consumer
  • Paul Booker, Avangrid
  • Bert Lutje Berenbroek, NET2GRID
  • Ty Roberts, Itron

Thursday, Feb. 9

9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Exhibit Floor Open | Booth 2514


*Times listed as Pacific and agenda subject to change.
Tom Deitrich

Welcome Address

Nick Tumilowicz

Empowering Consumers Through the Energy Transition

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DISTRIBUTECH 2022 Wrap Up