09:00 AMWelcome SpeechEric Dresselhuys, President, Smart Energy Water
10:00 AMPanel: Environmental Initiatives and Policies That will Impact Utility Customers California residents must be prepared for new restrictions on water and energy use. This panel of elected officials and industry luminaries will discuss new innovative policies and how utility providers have unique role to play in leading the way towards building a sustainable future.Moderator: Rishi Kumar, Councilman for City of Saratoga Panelists: Ray Mueller, Mayor for Menlo Park Drew Bohan, Executive Director, California Energy Commission
11:15 AMPanel: The Evolution Of the Utility Industry and Trends Utilities are facing an unprecedented pace of change in all areas of operations. From customer engagement and distribution to technology capabilities like AMI Meters and leak detection, this panel will discuss how utility providers are evolving to exceed customer expectations.Moderator: Lance Brown, VP, Customer Service Solutions, Smart Energy Water Panelists: Mark Podorsky, Strategic Advisor, Bridgewater Consulting Group Charles Wilson, Executive Director and CEO of the Southern California Water Coalition
12:15 PMLunch and Awards
01:45 PMTable Talks: After a morning full of thought provoking conversations we’ll breakout into smaller groups, diving deeper into key topics most prevalent to your business operations.