1 in 3 utilities don't have a cybersecurity program in place.
HEAR TOP UTILITY PLANS
   
The next major weather catastrophe: it's not a matter of if, but when.
UNDERSTAND ROLES OF UTILITY & U.S. GOVERNMENT
   
Your team and your strategy need to be developed now.
LEARN HOW TO CREATE THEM
   
When severe weather strikes, reaction time is limited.
UNTANGLE THE BUREAUCRATIC COMPLEXITY
     
 
You can't afford the consequences of not attending the EnergyBiz Securing Power Forum.
 
 
 
 
For a comprehensive agenda with detailed session information, go here.
 
Monday, March 3, 2014
  3:30 - 4:00 pm   Keynote:
The Federal Role When Catastrophe Strikes
Presenter(s):
Patricia A. Hoffman, Assistant Secretary for the Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability (OE), United States Department of Energy (DOE)
 
4:00 - 5:30 pm
 
Opening General Session:
CEOs Confront, Respond to Threats of Disruption
Presenter(s):
Anne Pramaggiore, President and CEO, Commonwealth Edison, Chicago
Greg M. Graves, President and CEO, Burns & McDonnell
Joseph M. Rigby, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO, Pepco Holdings, Inc.
Ralph Izzo, Chairman, President and CEO, Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PSEG)
 
5:30 - 7:00 pm
 
Welcome Reception & KITE Awards
  • Energy Company of the Year
  • Utility CEO of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement
       
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
       
  8:15 - 8:45am   Keynote:
Cyber Threats to America's Grid
Presenter(s):
Vice Admiral Mike McConnell, former Director of US National Security Agency and former Director of National Intelligence and Vice Chair,  Booz Allen Hamilton
 
 
 
 
9:15 - 10:15 am
 
Bolstering Physical Security


Presenter(s):
Michael Howard, President, EPRI
Jasvir Gill, President & CEO, AlertEnterprise
 
10:45 - 11:45 am
 
Responding to Cyber Threats
Presenter(s):
John Felker, Director, Cyber and Intelligence Strategy, Hewlett Packard
Pat Kampling, CEO, Alliant Energy
Tom Finan, Senior Cybersecurity Strategist and Counsel, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
 
11:45 - 1:00 pm
 
Presenter(s):
Gil Quiniones, President & CEO, New York Power Authority
Daniel C. Esty, Hillhouse Professor, Yale Univeristy and Former Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
 
1:00 - 2:00 pm
 
Hardening the Supply Chain
Presenter(s):
Edna Conway, Chief Security Officer, Global Supply Chain, Cisco
Nadya Bartol, Senior Cybersecurity Strategist, Utilities Telecom Council
 
2:30 - 3:30 pm
 
Building the Correct Culture
Presenter(s):
Maurice Uenuma, Chief Operating Officer, Council on CyberSecurity
Paul Nicholas, Senior Director of Global Security, Microsoft

Tracy Cox, Director of Applied Strategies, Raytheon Professional Services
 
3:30 - 4:30 pm
 
Dealing with Policy and Regulation
Presenter(s):
Audrey Zibelman, Chair, New York State Public Service Commission
Colette Honorable, Chair, Arkansas PSC; Incoming President, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
Gerry Cauley, President and CEO, NERC
Kevin Wailes, CEO, Lincoln Electric System; Vice-Chair, Electricity Sub-Sector Coordinating Council
       
 
Mandarin Oriental Hotel

The EnergyBiz Securing Power Forum will take place at:
Mandarin Oriental Hotel
1330 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024

The conference rate is $325 per night. For reservations please contact the Mandarin Oriental Hotel directly at 1 (202) 554 8588 and reference "Energy Central/EnergyBiz Securing Power Forum." Space is available on a limited basis until February 11th; however, Energy Central recommends early reservations to guarantee your room.