Getting Smart on Smart Grid: What IT Professionals need to know about Smart Grid and Demand Response Systems.

Session Overview

This session will provide a good start for IT professionals for preparing for Smart Grid technology that is now being tested in New York State. Ultimately the goal is to help customers save energy and money. But how will the Smart Grid help us do that and do we need to do anything to realize those savings? Our featured speakers will help to answer those questions and more.

An overview of the Green Sigma Consortium by:
Melissa O'Mara, CPCC
IBM Industrial Sector Business Development Executive
Innovation and Sustainability Solutions

Presentation on a State of Missouri project built around the Smart Grid by:
Blake S. Stoddard
Johnson Controls
Business Development Mgr. for the Enterprise Suitability Platform

A high level overview of an Automated Meter Infrastructure (AMI) implementation ongoing within New York State by:
Mike Walsh
Director, NYSTEC

Time & Place:

  • Thursday, December 10, 2009
  • 9:00 am - Noon (Registration begins at 8:30 am)
  • Empire State Plaza Convention Center Meeting Room 7, Albany, NY