Presenters

CHAIRMAN

CO-CHAIRMAN

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Chris Stefanski

Chris Stefanski TechCon Presenters

Chairman

Tony Pink

Tony Pink TechCon Chairman

Co-Chairman

George Karayannis

George Karayannis TechCon Keynote Speaker

Panasonic CityNOW

OPENING SPEAKER

MODERATOR

MODERATOR

Gregory Bennett

Xcel Energy

John McDonald, P.E.

John McDonald TechCon Presenter

GE-Grid Solutions

Michael Pesin

Michael Pesin TechCon Presenter

U.S. Department of Energy

Tuesday's Panel Topic

The Use of Health Indexing to Develop Operating
Condition Assessments and Replacements

Moderator-John McDonald, GE Grid Solutions
Panelists
Kerry Williams, K-BIK Power
Stephane Proulx, IREQ Hydro Quebec
Bradley E. Staley, Salt River Project
Unmanned Aerial Systems, Robotics and
New Challenges for Holistic Data Management

Moderator-Michael Pesin, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Dept of Energy
Panelists
John McDonald, GE Grid Solutions
Serge Montambault, Hydro-Quebec
Craig Stiegemeier, ABB
Debbie Watts, Xcel Energy

2018 GENERAL SESSION PRESENTERS

Debbie Watts

Debbie Watts TechCon Presenter

Xcel Energy

Ken Peterson

Ken Peterson TechCon Presenter

Hampton Tedder

Dr. Diego Robalino

Diego Robalino TechCon Presenter

Megger

Brad Staley

Brad Staley

Salt River Project

Stephane Proulx

Stephane Proulx TechCon Presenter

IREQ-Hydro-Quebec

Dr. Serge Montambault

Serge Montambault TechCon Presenter

IREQ – Hydro-Quebec

Charles Sweetster

Moritz Pikisch TechCon Presenter

OMICRON

Faustino Quintanilla

Faustino Quintanilla

Salt River Project

Brian Sparling

Brian Sparling TechCon Presenter

Dynamic Ratings

Elizabeth Bray

Southern Company

Craig Stiegemeier

ABB Group

Terrence Smith

Terrence Smith GE Grid Solutions

GE Grid Solutions

Patrick Picher

Patrick Picher TechCon Presenter

IREQ - Hydro-Quebec

Greg Steeves

 Greg Steeves TechCon Presenter

Baron USA, LLC

Kerry Williams

Kerry Williams TechCon Presenter

K-BIK Power Pty Ltd

2018 TRAINING TRACK PRESENTERS

Dr. Michel Duval

Dr. Michel Duval TechCon Presenter

IREQ - Hydro-Quebec

Arturo Del Rio

Dave Wallace TechCon Presenter

Trench Ltd

Bernhard Kurth

Bernhard Kurth TechCon Presenter

Reinhausen Manufacturing, Inc.

Randy Cox

Randy Cox TechCon Presenter

GE Energy Connections

Steve Averitt

Steve Averitt TechCon Presenter

Reinhausen Manufacturing, Inc.

Dr. Marco Tozzi

Camlin Power

Jim McIver

Jim McIver TechCon Presenter

Siemens

F. Durand Stacy

F Durand Stacy TechCon Presenter

ABB Group

Bob Kinner

Bob Kinner TechCon Presenter

First Power Group Pty LLC

David Geibel

David Geibel TechCon Presenter

ABB Group

Dave Hanson

Dave Hanson TJH2b TechCon Presenter

TJH2b Analytical Services

Jesus Sanchez Rodriguez

Jesus Sanchez TechCon Presenter

Reinhausen Manufacturing