Engineering & Operation, Accounting, Customer Billing & Finance
Annual Conference & Trade Show
and Board of Directors Meeting
2018 Conference Agenda
The Integrated Grid: Securely Powering the Future

General Session

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
1:00 p.m. Call to Order, Opening Comments and Chairman's Welcome
Scott H. Smith, Executive Director – Southeastern Electric Exchange
David Bonenberger, Vice President - Transmission & Substations - PPL Electric Utilities
Chairman, Engineering & Operation Executive Committee
1:15 p.m. Host Company Welcome
David J. Maxon, SVP - Distribution Construction and Maintenance, Distribution Operations - Duke Energy
1:20 p.m. First Guest Speaker
Bill Lawrence, Director—Electricity Information Sharing & Analysis Center and Senior Director—North American Electric Reliability Corporation
“Security with Your E-ISAC”

Bill is a Senior Director at the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) and the Director of the Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center (E-ISAC.)  He leads the department in its mission to reduce cyber and physical security risk to the grid in North America. Bill has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the US Naval Academy, a Master in International Relations from Auburn Montgomery, and a Master of Military Operational Art and Science from the Air Command and Staff College. He holds a Project Management Professional certification and several cyber security certifications.

1:50 p.m. 2018 Industry Excellence Awards Video Montage & Presentation
Categories: Customer Service & Billing, Distribution, Environmental, Production, Safety, Substation, Supply Chain, Transmission Line
2:10 p.m. Second Guest Speaker
Corrie Pitzer, President - SAFEmap International
"Safety 'beyond zero' is very different...,"

Corrie is the CEO and founder of SAFEmap International. He consults to major companies globally including Boeing Defense, Southern Company, Edison, BHP, Umicore, International Paper, Santos and many more. He was an underground miner, an infantry platoon commander, a skydiver, a motorcyclist and a rally car driver. As a result, he became a risk expert, not a safety one. He has honors degrees in Industrial Psychology and Business Management, an MBA and a professional qualification in Education, but he values his underground blasting experience as his highest academic accomplishment.

3:00 p.m. Refreshment break sponsored by
3:30 p.m.

S.E.E. Safety Awards Ceremony
Honoring Duke Energy, Dayton Power &  Light, South Carolina Electric & Gas, and Southern Nuclear

3:45 p.m.
Keynote Speaker
Steve Wiley, President - Lincoln Leadership Institute at Gettysburg
"Lessons from Gettysburg"

Steve is one of the nation's most sought after performance coaches. He is a proven entrepreneur, author, and highly acclaimed speaker who has trained and entertained hundreds of thousands of top executives from around the world. His business experience includes the founding of three companies: two international franchise organizations and a national chain of fleet management centers. Wiley brings a wealth of knowledge in the areas of leadership, personal development, successful marketing, negotiation, sales and business development. His strong leadership ability has earned him recognition in top publications including Venture Magazine, USA Today, and Entrepreneur Magazine.

5:00 p.m.

Executive Closing Comments (gather Evaluations)
Scott H. Smith, Executive Director – Southeastern Electric Exchange
Steven Greenley, Vice President – Distribution Power Delivery, CenterPoint Energy
Vice-Chair, Engineering & Operation Executive Committee

5:15 p.m. Door Prize Drawing & Adjourn
5:30 p.m. S.E.E. Welcome Reception and Trade Show

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