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2019 Electric Grid User Seminar

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Join us for the 2019 Electric Grid User Seminar at Sunriver Resort in Sunriver, Oregon.

Welcome to your meeting!

The annual Electric Grid user seminar is an event to gather Cascade, LOAD and Synergi Electric users for utility presentations, customer showcases, industry networking, training, product information, and more! This four-day event will engage users in a variety of product seminars. By the end of the conference you will learn new tools and techniques for using our software, gain perspective on current trends, and contribute your own thoughts on how the future product releases should evolve. 

Sessions will focus on: 

General Sessions

Our keynote speaker this year is Dr. Julio Romero Aguero, Chief Innovation and Transformation Officer at JEA. He has extensive US and international experience, strong and unique combination of business leadership, managerial know-how, and in-depth technical expertise in the electric power industry, consulting, research, renewable energies, emerging technologies, and Smart Grid. He has over 20 years of experience developing solutions for electric utilities and regulatory boards in the USA, Canada, Latin America, The Caribbean, and Asia.

In addition to our keynote speaker, we will cover topics on the digital transformation path and industry trends and challenges. 

Sunriver Resort:

We are back once again at the beautiful Sunriver Resort. It has been a premiere Northwest vacation destination thanks to it's picturesque views, unparalleled recreational opportunities and it's close proximity to the happening town of Bend, Oregon. This gorgeous lodge delivers a variety of activities to include full service spa and fitness center, nature observatory hiking trails, horseback riding, biking and a host of other outdoor activities for you to take advantage with all central Oregon has to offer.

Hotel booking deadline is August 7, 2019. Be sure to mention the Electric Grid User Seminar when booking your room. When planning your travel, please look at flying into Redmond Municipal Airport located in Redmond, OR. Redmond Municipal is 40 minutes away from Sunriver. Please contact Sunriver prior to travel to inquire after shuttle pick-up. 


Available room packages (single occupancy/double occupancy):

  • Lodge Village Guestroom: $1404.64 / $931.88 
  • Lodge Village Guestroom (per diem): $1,019.44 / $739.29
  • River Lodge Guestroom: $1,604.76 / $1,031.96
  • River Lodge Guestroom (upgrade): $1,404.64 / $931.88
  • Lodge Village Suite: $1654.80 / 1056.96 
  • Lodge Village Suite (upgrade): $1404.64 / $931.88  

Tuesday Early Release Activities

We will have an early release Tuesday at 4:00 pm to give you an opportunity to enjoy all that Sunriver Resort has to offer. We've coordinated a selection of activities to choose from including fly fishing, kayaking and mountain biking. Details below. Be sure to select your preference when registering. There is a maximum # of participants depending on the activity as well as a small fee. This information will be disclosed during the registration process.

  • Benham Falls Mountain Bike Tour - Join our guides as they lead your group through tall, old growth trees within the Deschutes National Forest.  Stop along the way to take in the scenery of the Deschutes River.  At your destination, guides will share geological history of the falls and allow participants to explore and take photos of this natural wonder. 
  • Brews and Cruise History Bike Tour – Hop on one of our resort cruiser bikes and pedal around property for this historical tour.  Learn about Camp Abbot time in Sunriver and other nature news along the way.  Your tour ends at the Backyard where participants enjoy a flight of some of our many micro-brewery selections.
  • Fly Fishing- Our guide service can provide guides (up to 6)  and each guide can work with up to 6 participants. max participation is set at 36 ppl. the pricing starts at $50 each and will vary depending on how many hours you want to go. 
  • Wanderlust Brew Tour - Grab a taste of Pacific Northwest craft culture on the Bend Brew Bus or The Local Pour! Let us take you behind the scenes of Bend's breweries, and artisan distilleries - all while enjoying complimentary samples. We'll pick you up and take you to our favorite spots in Bend for tastings, appetizers, and educational tours. Includes, Door-to-door transportation*, Expert guide, Locally-crafted beer Tastings, Brewing facility tours & educational talks, Light appetizers at one stop, Bend Ale Trail stamps
  • Benham Butte 6-Mile Float - Meet at the marina to float in a canoe, kayak, raft or stand up paddle board, float the 6 miles and then be shuttled back to the Marina or Lodge based on prior arrangements. 2-3 hour duration.

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Hotel booking deadline is August 7. Register today and don't forget to book your room

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Where:

Sunriver, Oregon

Sunriver Resort | 17600 Center Drive | Sunriver, OR 97707

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When:

08 September - 12 September 2019

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Welcome to your meeting!

The annual Electric Grid user seminar is an event to gather Cascade, LOAD and Synergi Electric users for utility presentations, customer showcases, industry networking, training, product information, and more! This four-day event will engage users in a variety of product seminars. By the end of the conference you will learn new tools and techniques for using our software, gain perspective on current trends, and contribute your own thoughts on how the future product releases should evolve. 

Sessions will focus on: 

General Sessions

Our keynote speaker this year is Dr. Julio Romero Aguero, Chief Innovation and Transformation Officer at JEA. He has extensive US and international experience, strong and unique combination of business leadership, managerial know-how, and in-depth technical expertise in the electric power industry, consulting, research, renewable energies, emerging technologies, and Smart Grid. He has over 20 years of experience developing solutions for electric utilities and regulatory boards in the USA, Canada, Latin America, The Caribbean, and Asia.

In addition to our keynote speaker, we will cover topics on the digital transformation path and industry trends and challenges. 

Sunriver Resort:

We are back once again at the beautiful Sunriver Resort. It has been a premiere Northwest vacation destination thanks to it's picturesque views, unparalleled recreational opportunities and it's close proximity to the happening town of Bend, Oregon. This gorgeous lodge delivers a variety of activities to include full service spa and fitness center, nature observatory hiking trails, horseback riding, biking and a host of other outdoor activities for you to take advantage with all central Oregon has to offer.

Hotel booking deadline is August 7, 2019. Be sure to mention the Electric Grid User Seminar when booking your room. When planning your travel, please look at flying into Redmond Municipal Airport located in Redmond, OR. Redmond Municipal is 40 minutes away from Sunriver. Please contact Sunriver prior to travel to inquire after shuttle pick-up. 


Available room packages (single occupancy/double occupancy):

  • Lodge Village Guestroom: $1404.64 / $931.88 
  • Lodge Village Guestroom (per diem): $1,019.44 / $739.29
  • River Lodge Guestroom: $1,604.76 / $1,031.96
  • River Lodge Guestroom (upgrade): $1,404.64 / $931.88
  • Lodge Village Suite: $1654.80 / 1056.96 
  • Lodge Village Suite (upgrade): $1404.64 / $931.88  

Tuesday Early Release Activities

We will have an early release Tuesday at 4:00 pm to give you an opportunity to enjoy all that Sunriver Resort has to offer. We've coordinated a selection of activities to choose from including fly fishing, kayaking and mountain biking. Details below. Be sure to select your preference when registering. There is a maximum # of participants depending on the activity as well as a small fee. This information will be disclosed during the registration process.

  • Benham Falls Mountain Bike Tour - Join our guides as they lead your group through tall, old growth trees within the Deschutes National Forest.  Stop along the way to take in the scenery of the Deschutes River.  At your destination, guides will share geological history of the falls and allow participants to explore and take photos of this natural wonder. 
  • Brews and Cruise History Bike Tour – Hop on one of our resort cruiser bikes and pedal around property for this historical tour.  Learn about Camp Abbot time in Sunriver and other nature news along the way.  Your tour ends at the Backyard where participants enjoy a flight of some of our many micro-brewery selections.
  • Fly Fishing- Our guide service can provide guides (up to 6)  and each guide can work with up to 6 participants. max participation is set at 36 ppl. the pricing starts at $50 each and will vary depending on how many hours you want to go. 
  • Wanderlust Brew Tour - Grab a taste of Pacific Northwest craft culture on the Bend Brew Bus or The Local Pour! Let us take you behind the scenes of Bend's breweries, and artisan distilleries - all while enjoying complimentary samples. We'll pick you up and take you to our favorite spots in Bend for tastings, appetizers, and educational tours. Includes, Door-to-door transportation*, Expert guide, Locally-crafted beer Tastings, Brewing facility tours & educational talks, Light appetizers at one stop, Bend Ale Trail stamps
  • Benham Butte 6-Mile Float - Meet at the marina to float in a canoe, kayak, raft or stand up paddle board, float the 6 miles and then be shuttled back to the Marina or Lodge based on prior arrangements. 2-3 hour duration.

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Agenda

Agenda

Day 1

Sunday, September 8

 

Registration

Location

Homestead Lobby

Track 1: Cascade

Speaker

TBA

Track 2: Synergi Electric

Welcome Reception

Location

Great Hall / Bachelor Lawn

Welcome Dinner

Location

Great Hall / Bachelor Lawn

Hospitality Suite

Location

Cascade Gallery #712

Day 2

Monday, September 9

 

Breakfast and Registration

Location

Homestead Lobby

Welcome and Introductions

Speaker

To be announced

Location

Homestead

Industry Keynote Speaker: Dr. Julio Romero Aguero

Speaker

Dr. Julio Romero Aguero

Chief Innovation and Transformation Officer at JEA

Location

Homestead

The Digital Transformation of Electric Grid Software: Our Customer Value Journey Today and Beyond

Speaker

Elling Rishoff

Chief Information Officer

Ron Howard

Head of Electric Grid Ecosystem

Location

Homestead

Break

Location

Homestead Lobby

A Utilities position and experience with the cloud

Speaker

To be announced

Location

Homestead

Customer, Partner, Vendor Showcase and Reception

Location

Homestead

Lunch

Location

Great Hall Foyer

Track 1: Cascade

Location

Homestead

Track 2: Synergi Electric

Location

Landmark 1 & 2

Customer, Partner, Vendor Showcase and Reception

Location

Homestead Lobby

Hospitality Suite

Location

Cascade Gallery #712

Day 3

Tuesday, September 10

 

Breakfast (and scheduled meetings)

Location

Homestead Lobby

Track 1: Cascade

Location

Group A: Heritage 1 & 2 Group B: Homestead

Track 2: Synergi Electric

Location

Landmark 1 & 2

Lunch

Location

Great Hall Foyer

Track 1: Cascade

Location

Homestead 1 & 2

Track 2: Synergi Electric

Location

Landmark 1 & 2

Break

Group Activites

Hospitality Suite

Location

Cascade Gallery #712

Day 4

Wednesday, September 11

 

Breakfast and scheduled meetings

Location

Homestead Lobby

Track 1: Cascade

Location

Group A: Heritage 1 & 2 Group B: Homestead

Track 2: Synergi Electric

Location

Landmark 1 & 2

Lunch

Location

Great Hall

Track 1: Cascade

Location

Homestead 1 & 2

Track 2: Synergi Electric

Location

Landmark 1 & 2

Coffee Break

Location

Upper Art Gallery

Scheduled Time with DNV GL Staff

Location

Abbott 1 & 2

Hospitality Suite

Location

Cascade Gallery #712

Day 5

Thursday, September 12

 

Breakfast and scheduled meetings

Location

Great Hall

Track 1: Cascade

Location

Homestead 2 & 3

Track 2: Synergi Electric

Location

Landmark 1 & 2

Coffee Break

Location

Homestead Lobby

Electric Grid (EGRP) User Seminar Wrap-up

Location

Homestead 2 & 3

Q&A / 1:1 Meeting with DNV GL Staff

Location

Homestead 1&2