How Smart Utilities are Using IoT to Enable Smart Cities and Plan for a Sustainable Future

Curt Kirkeby

Fellow Electrical Engineer at Avista

Pete Westlake

Manager of New Products and Services at Orlando Utilities Commission

Renee Cinar

Manager, Asset Strategy Integration, Portfolio Management Office at Southern California Edison

Learning Objectives

This session will explore how utilities are planning for and developing eco-friendly infrastructure. It will present drivers of smart city initiatives and the essential role played by infrastructure and technology; the development of action plans that converge the utility’s evolutionary path with that of their cities; and how utilities are creating a vision and roadmap to drive the change needed to meet the smart cities challenge.