The key to solving a problem starts with defining the problem, which can be half the challenge when transitioning from traditional to modern utility management methods. The other half of the challenge? Finding a solution to that problem. Learn from an industry expert who will present a practical viewpoint on lessons learned as a former utility manager, former President of ASCE’s utility-focused institute, and current technology evangelist. This presentation will help you understand the causes and solutions to common challenges utilities struggle with, including recommended action items on priority topics such as aging infrastructure, capital investment, climate change, digital transformation, and cyber security.
Key learning objectives:
- Fact vs. fiction from industry noise on digital transformation
- The role of technology in utility management
- The difference between managing assets and asset management