About

Our Future of Power and Energy Summit connects Solution Providers that offer the best solutions for Power Generation and Energy Solutions with Corporate Directors of Sustainability, Engineering, Facilities, Operations, Utilities and Capitol Improvement from Oil & Gas, Industrial, Health Care and Institutional Facilities from across North America.

Speakers

  • Featured Partner

    GE Distributed Power is a global leader in on site power generation solutions. GE’s solutions consist of natural gas reciprocating engines. GE has over 36,000 engines installed and operating worldwide producing ~40 GW of power. Primary application of GE’s engines is to meet on site power, resiliency and thermal needs both economically and sustainably. Additionally, our innovative business models via GE and partners can help mitigate project financing concerns by making energy investments easier for you.

  • Andee Chamberlain, Sustainability Programs Manager

    Andee directs Sustainability Programs for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, overseeing efforts to develop and manage programs that improve environmental sustainability, including administration of the TPWD 2020 Sustainability Plan. She has led the installation of more than 600kW of solar PV across 20 state facilities and continues to find innovative ways to help TPWD remain a leader in sustainability. She worked to secure the first 100% renewable energy utility contract for a State of Texas agency and helped earn TPWD Platinum designation as a City of Austin Green Business Leader. She holds a Master’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies (focusing on Environmental Science, Sociology, and Public Administration) from the University of North Texas and is a Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Project Management Professional (PMP) and an accredited LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Associate.

  • Kurtis Jetsel, Director - Facilities & ESH

    Kurtis’s 30 plus year career with Lockheed Martin started as an anti-satelite missile technician moving into manufacturing engineering then into test operations and then into operations. Including Progam Sr. management with emphasis on International Program management. A recent role was oversight of the Systems Engineering Test organization at WSMR and Redstone Arsenal. Currently serving as Director of Facilities and ESH for MFC Business Area

  • David Reynolds, Associate Vice President for Facilities

    David directs facilities and physical plant activities supporting the academic, research and community support mission of the University of North Texas and its 37,900 students. Leads a 300+ person team in the procurement, maintenance, repair, renovation and operations of over 900 acres of grounds and approximately 175 buildings comprising 7 million+ square feet. Responsible for activities including energy management, grounds maintenance, cleaning of campus facilities, solid waste and recycling management, automotive services and capital improvements.

  • Juan Ontiveros, Associate Vice President Utilities, Energy & Facilities Management

    Juan is responsible for directing the maintenance and operation a 22 million square foot campus consisting of over 150 buildings through the Utilities and Energy Management and Facilities Management departments. Budget responsibility is around $100 million annually and personnel involved around 900.The campus also self-produces 100% of the electrical, steam and cooling energy needs for the main campus. This entails a 135 MW power plant, 1.2 million lbs/hr steam plant and 54,000 tons of cooling.

  • Greg Powers, Vice President of Technology

    Greg is Halliburton’s Vice President of Technology. His responsibilities include overseeing Halliburton’s technology investment and intellectual asset management, the development of new products and services, and the strategy and structure of the Company’s global Technology organization.

  • Greg Hill, President, Worldwide Exploration and Production

    Greg has been Chief Operating Officer since 2014. He has been President of Corporation’s worldwide exploration and production business since joining the Corporation in January 2009. Prior to joining the Corporation, he spent 25 years at Royal Dutch Shell and its affiliates in a variety of operations, engineering, technical and managerial roles in Asia-Pacific, Europe and the United States.

  • Rob Gardner, Manager, Economics and Energy Division, Corporate Strategic Planning Department

    In 2009, Rob began his assignment in Exxon Mobil’s Corporate Strategic Planning Department. The group that he manages is responsible for preparing Exxon Mobil’s Energy Outlook.

  • Andrew Wagner, Chief Architect

    Andrew is a Registered Architect for BASF’s Center for Building Excellence, headquartered in Charlotte, NC. He received both his a B.A. degree in Environmental Design and his Master of Architecture from Montana State University. He utilizes building science and chemistry as a platform to provide comprehensive, sustainable and cost conscious building solutions for industrial, commercial, multi-family, and large residential developments. He and his group focus on high-performance sustainable Architecture, Engineering and Construction.

  • Andy Lempera, Senior Principal Engineer

    Andy is an engineer at PepsiCo where he develops energy conservation projects for manufacturing facilities. He was a consulting engineer for 10 years during which he received his PE license and LEED accreditation. He has bachelors in mechanical engineer from Purdue and a masters in energy engineering from UIC.

  • Jim Riley, Executive Director - Utilities & Energy Services

    Jim serves as the Executive Director for Utilities & Energy Services. In this role he is responsible for oversight and management of all utility and energy systems at the university. This includes direct involvement with energy procurement and management of utility production and distribution systems, water and environmental services, utility plant operation/maintenance, automation and control of building cooling/heating systems, and utility metering and cost recovery.

  • Tim Fleming, Director - Enterprise Sustainability

    Tim is the Director of Enterprise Sustainability at AT&T. In this role, he works with business and government customers to look at how they can use technology to optimize resource use and improve environmental performance. He combines his expertise in environmental sustainability and technologies like Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Cities to drive measurable value for customers and society.

  • Rob Threlkeld, Global Manager-Renewable Energy

    Rob is Global Manager-Renewable Energy, at General Motors Company. He graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor’s and Master’s of Science in Civil Engineering. He currently manages central utility contracts and renewable energy contracts in North America and supports GM’s global renewable energy strategy. Prior positions held include managing the Powerhouse and Wastewater Treatment Plant operations at GM’s Lordstown Assembly Complex for 5 years prior to his current assignment. He is a member of several professional organizations and holds the following certifications: CEM, BEP, CSDP, and CHMM.

Topics

Big Data

  • Advanced Sensor Systems
  • Advanced Metering Infrastructure
  • High-Frequency Overhead
  • Underground Current
  • Voltage Sensors
  • Flexible System Architecture Design
  • Internet of Things
  • Cloud & 5G

Microgrids

  • Finance, Regulatory & Development
  • Monetizing Microgrids
  • Control Technology
  • Integration of Distributed Microgrid Controls
  • Predictive Controls
  • Smart Meter Data Analysis
  • New Storage Technologies

Labor Management

  • Maximize Workforce Productivity
  • Reduce Hiring Costs and Challenges
  • Minimize Workers'Comp Exposure
  • Control Rising Benefits Costs
  • Reduce SUTA/Unemployment Costs
  • Protect from Labor Legislation

Heat Transfer

  • Once-Through Steam Generators
  • Heat Recovery Steam Generators
  • Simple Cycle Catalyst Systems
  • Fired Heat and Process Heaters
  • Waste Heat Recovery Units

Engineering and Construction

  • Customized Planning
  • Conceptual and Detailed Engineering
  • Construction Management, Startup & Commissioning
  • Program management
  • Asset Optimization
  • Financing & Procurement
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Sustainable Building Energy Systems

Renewables

  • Concentrating Solar Power
  • Wind Energy Systems and Technologies
  • Geothermal Power, Hydro/Ocean Power
  • Emerging Energy Technologies
  • CHP & Hybrid Power & Energy Systems

Nuclear

  • Nuclear Steam Supply Systems
  • Risk Management, Safety and Cyber Security
  • Structures, Components & Materials
  • I & C, Digital Controls
  • Influence of Human Factors

Storage Systems

  • Commercial Applications
  • Batteries & Electrochemical
  • Industrial Cyber Security
  • Compressed Air & Mechanical Energy
  • Thermal Energy

Power

  • Fuels, Combustion & Material Handling
  • Boilers & Heat Recovery Steam Generators
  • Solar, Wind, Hydro and Geothermal
  • Heat Exchangers, Condensers, Cooling Systems,
  • Steam Turbine-Generators
  • Electric Generators
  • Transformers & Switchgear
  • Electric BOP & Auxiliaries
  • I&C & Digital Controls

Attendees

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Alcoa Inc
  • Ameren
  • American Airlines
  • American Electric power
  • Anadarko Petroleum
  • Angelo State University
  • Apache
  • Austin Energy
  • Atmos Energy
  • Baker Hughes
  • Boeing
  • BP Corporation North America
  • Cameron International
  • Celanese
  • CenterPoint Energy
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical
  • Children's Medical Center Dallas
  • Commercial Metals Company
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Cox Enterprises
  • Consumer Energy
  • CST Brands
  • Dean Foods
  • Dominion Resources
  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group
  • Energy Future Holdings
  • El-Paso Electric
  • Entergy
  • Exxon Mobil
  • FMC Technologies
  • Florida Power and Light
  • Georgia Power
  • Halliburton
  • Hess
  • Hunt Oil
  • John Peter Smith Hospital
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Kinder Morgan
  • Leggett & Platt
  • Oasis Petroleum
  • Oklahoma Gas & Electric
  • PepsiCo
  • TI Automotive
  • WEC Energy Group
  • Virgina Electric  and Power
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Alcoa Inc
  • Ameren
  • American Airlines
  • American Electric power
  • Anadarko Petroleum
  • Angelo State University
  • Apache
  • Atmos Energy
  • Austin Energy
  • Baker Hughes
  • Boeing
  • BP Corporation North America
  • Cameron International
  • Celanese
  • CenterPoint Energy
  • Charlton Methodist Hospital
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical
  • Children's Medical Center Dallas
  • Commercial Metals Company
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Consolidated Edison
  • Cox Enterprises
  • CST Brands
  • Consumer Energy
  • Dean Foods
  • Doctors Hospital of Dallas
  • Dominion Resources
  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group
  • DTE Energy
  • Entergy
  • El-Paso Electric
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Entergy
  • FMC Technologies
  • Florida Power and Light
  • Forest Park Medical Center - Dallas
  • Georgia Power
  • General Dynamics
  • Halliburton
  • Hess
  • HollyFrontier
  • Hunt Oil
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Kinder Morgan
  • Lamar University
  • Leggett & Platt
  • Marathon Oil
  • Medical City Dallas Hospital
  • Methodist Medical Center of Dallas
  • Midwestern State University
  • MRC Global
  • National Oilwell Varco
  • Novartis
  • Oklahoma Gas & Electric
  • PepsiCo
  • Pacific Gas & Electric
  • Plains GP Holdings
  • Public Service Electric and Gas
  • Schlumberger Ltd.
  • Shell Oil
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Spectra Energy
  • TTX Company
  • Targa Resources
  • Tauber Oil
  • Tenet Healthcare
  • Tesoro
  • Texas Instruments
  • Texas State University
  • TI Automotive
  • Tyson Foods
  • University of Houston
  • Virgina Electric and Power
  • Valero
  • Waste Water Treatment - City of Dallas
  • Western Refining
  • WEC Energy Group

Schedule & Venue

Hotel Info

Venue: VENUE: DOUBLETREE BY HILTON HOTEL DALLAS - CAMPBELL CENTRE


Schedule

Time Monday
October 16th, 2017
Tuesday
October 17th, 2017
Wednesday
October 18th, 2017
7:00am Round-Table Networking Breakfast Round-Table Networking Breakfast
8:00am Keynote Presentation Keynote Presentation
9:00am Presentations Presentations
10:00am Networking Opportunity: Coffee Break Networking Opportunity: Coffee Break
11:00am Presentations Presentations
12:00pm Round-Table Networking Lunch Round-Table Networking Lunch
1:00pm Presentations Presentations
2:00pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Presentations Closing Presentation
(Subject to Change)
3:00pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Networking Opportunity: Coffee Break
3:30pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Presentations
5:00pm Exhibitor Setup/Registration Cocktail Reception
6:00pm Cocktail Reception
7:00pm New Partnership Networking Dinner
8:00pm New Partnership Networking Dinner
9:00pm New Partnership Networking Dinner

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