2015 Client Conference Agenda

03/19/2015

 TIME AGENDA   
 8:30 - 9:15 am Registration and Continental Breakfast  Spectrum Engineering Foyer 
 9:15 - 9:30 am Welcome and Introductions Spectrum Conference Room 
  Scott Bowles, Rod Sibery
9:30 - 10:00 am Plenary Session - Vision for Market  Spectrum Conference Room 
   Scott Bowles
10:00 - 10:15 am Housekeeping and Break Spectrum Conference Room 

Cynthia Streicher 
10:15 - 11:00 am Track Session 1A - Conference Room  Track Session 1B - Garden Level
 
Understanding Wholesale Power Costs
- Rod Sibery 
Fundamental Elements of a Good System Study
- Bryan Reece 
11:00 - 11:45 am Track Session 2A - Conference Room  Track Session 2B - Garden Level 
 
The Necessity of Strategic & Master Planning
- Scott Bowles
Key Principles of Protection Coordination & Arc Flash Mitigation
- Chris Everetts 
10 am - 3:00 pm Partner Expo  Parking Lot 
11:45 - 1:00 pm Lunch  Spectrum Conference Room 
1:00 - 1:45 pm  Track Session 3A - Conference Room  Track Session 3B - Garden Level 
 
Dealing with Aging Infrastructure
- Mark Christiansen 
General Overview of Substation Operations & Maintenance
- Steve Weaver / Greg Hughes 
 1:45 - 2:30 pm Track Session 4A - Conference Room  Track Session 4B - Garden Level 
 
NERC Physical Security Standard
- Todd Germain 
SCADA & Smart Grid - A Holistic Approach
- Craig Trowbridge 
 2:45 - 3:00 pm Break 
 3:00 - 5:00 pm Field Trip 
 6:00 Bus leaves for Parkview Field for 7:05 Tin Caps game 
 6:35 - 7th inning Food stations & drinks served @ Parkview Field