DISTRIBUTECH 2024

Explore the Edge of Possibility

Get better visibility and more control at the grid edge to ensure reliability, increase customer engagement and automate real-time operations. Meet with us at booth 2200 to learn more.

Grid Edge Intelligence Solution

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Enable DER & EV orchestration

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Better manage energy

icon Enhance grid resiliency and reliability

Enhance grid resiliency and reliability

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Increase consumer engagement

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Promote sustainability

Where to Find Itron, Our Customers and Our Partners



Tuesday, Feb. 27

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

10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open | Booth 2200

10:15-10:45 a.m.
What Else Can Your Smart Streetlight Do for You
  • Jason Stanislaus, ComEd
  • Greg Bell, ComEd

10:15-11:15 a.m.
DER Planning, Visibility & Control: Pathways to Real-time, Local, Autonomous Solutions
  • Nick Tumilowicz, Itron
  • Mike Ting, Itron

11-11:30 a.m.
Hub Session: Innovative & Emerging Technologies – A Golden Opportunity: Duquesne Light Company's Journey to Next-Generation AMI
  • John Sala, Duquesne Light Company
  • Mitch Davda, Duquesne Light Company

11:05-11:35 a.m.
Your Streetlight as a Meter
  • Larry Paulhus, Patrick Engineering
  • Scotty Hutto, SESCO Lighting

12-1 p.m.
Hub Session: Grid Technologies – Exploring the Value of Distributed Intelligence Use Cases in Advance of Deployment
  • Jason Stanislaus, Commonwealth Edison
  • Alexander Bermeo, Comonwealth Edison
  • Luiz Pizano, Eversource
  • Natalie Hammer (moderator), Itron

1:50-2:50 p.m.
Utility EV Managed Charging Programs: Lessons Learned
  • Mark Moniz, Eversource
  • Neetika Sathe, Alectra
  • Cory Gordon, Duke Energy
  • Jonathan Thompson, Generac Grid Services
  • Mark Rawson (moderator), Rhythmos

2-2:30 p.m.
Hub Session: Grid Technologies – Investigating the Detection of Waveform Anomalies in Order to Maintain Grid Stability
  • Mel Gehrs, Itron
  • Chaitanya Baone, Itron

5-6 p.m.
Welcome Reception | Booth 2200

Wednesday, Feb. 28

9:15-10:15 a.m.
Shared Networks One Year In: The Reality and Lessons Learned from Sharing Electric & Gas AMI Networks
  • Greg Bell, ComEd
  • Michelle Kolp, WEC Energy Group
  • Jessica Lyman Browne, Black & Veatch

10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open | Booth 2200

10:05-10:35 a.m.
Creating a More Sustainable Future: Con Edison and Itron’s Journey Toward Resourcefulness
  • Elizabeth Cook, Con Edison
  • Rebecca Hussey, Itron
  • Tim Claes, Itron

Grid Decarbonization through DER Orchestration: Leveraging Customer Energy Resource Flexibility at Scale
  • Jay Oliver, Duke Energy

10:15-10:45 a.m.
Hub Session: Grid Technologies – Where Am I? – Are Your Meters & Transformers Locationally Aware?
  • Shawn Mundy, CenterPoint Energy
  • Aaron Almand, Tampa Electric Company
  • Jason Williams, Itron

1-2 p.m.
Planning for EV Impacts on the Distribution Grid
  • Kevin Young, Tampa Electric Company
  • Joeseph Johnson, TVA
  • Hasin Gandhakwala, Alabama Power
  • Justin Harrison, Alabama Power
  • Ankush Agarwal, Exelon
  • Jouni Peppanen (moderator), EPRI

Peer-to-Peer Network Communications
  • Oleg Pachkovets, Itron
  • Matt Smith, Itron

1:50-2 p.m.
Harnessing Networked Distribution Automation for Enhanced Reliability, Efficiency, Growth and Safety
  • Taylor Sprinkle, CORE EC
  • Nadeem Khouri, Sentient Energy
  • Tracy Morales, Itron

2:40-3:10 p.m.
Sustainability Through Streetlights: Tracking Community Carbon Reduction
  • Arturo Rodriguez, City of Chicago
  • Carlos Lopez, Itron

Thursday, Feb. 29

9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open | Booth 2200


*Times listed as Eastern and agenda subject to change.
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