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August 17, 2016 15:59 ET

marcus evans to Host the 16th Annual Outage Response & Restoration Management Conference on October 25-57, 2016 in New Orleans, LA

As the Longest Running Conference in the marcus evans Energy Series, This Highly Anticipated Meeting Provides a Platform for T&D and Energy Delivery Professionals to Share Strategies and Implement Lessons Learned From Major Storms and Outages

NEW ORLEANS, LA--(Marketwired - August 17, 2016) - marcus evans will host the 16th Annual Outage Response & Restoration Management (ORRM) Conference on October 25-27, 2016 at the Astor Crowne Plaza in New Orleans, LA. Attendees will discuss topics including but not limited to: geographical communication applications and technologies, leveraging big weather data, mobile command centers, integrating a liaison program, and management of stakeholder expectations.

Attending this premier utility conference will enable you to:

  • Reinforce the use of ICS in the utility space -- a review of PG&E's restoration response during California's Valley Fire
  • Work with public sector entities to attain effective regional coordination
  • Apply the HSEEP Methodology to maximize exercise program benefits
  • Evaluate damage assessment tools and technologies to aid in storm response and recovery prioritization efforts
  • Improve Estimated Time of Restoration (ETR) and defining what your customer base wants to hear to ensure continued operations and utmost grid reliability
  • Overcome challenges through optimized pre-deployment of restoration resources

Featuring Case Studies from Leading Outage Response & Restoration Experts, including:

Russ Atkins, Vice President Engineering, NiSource

Cheryl Maletich, Vice President Distribution System Operations, ComEd

Robert Pettenato, Director Emergency Management, Con Edison

Greg Gfeller, Director, East Operations, Avista

Donald Daigler, Director Business Resiliency Southern California, Edison


"Great conference and great topics. Very informative and everyone has so much knowledge." - PNM Resources

"Valuable exchange of information for anyone involved in outage management and restoration." - Garland Power & Light

Check out the conference brochure here or email Angélica Anselmo at

marcus evans conferences annually produce over 2,000 high quality events designed to provide key strategic business information, best practice and networking opportunities for senior industry decision-makers.

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