Leveraging Technology to Improve Utility Efficiencies

Track 7 is designed to take a holistic look utility operations and identify ways to improve efficiencies by leveraging today’s technology. Students will learn how to analyze advanced power quality data, distribution automation, and data analytics. They will also learn advantages of software platforms such as Meter Data Management Systems, CIS systems, Outage Management Systems, and Customer (Consumer) Portals. They will also be exposed to the rapidly growing world of utility data analytics. Students will have the opportunity to learn how to program electric meters to deliver the proper data that make these systems work.