Integrating GIS insights across your organisation and embedding Next-Generation GIS in the centre of your data management strategy
24-26 November 2020 | Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Programme

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1.Next-Gen GIS Drivers and Stakeholders – utilising a comprehensive asset register and advanced geospatial data to derive greater grid insights through innovative analytics
2. Building a GIS Investment Plan – understanding the CAPEX, OPEX and delivery requirements to build a successful business case for GIS investment
3.Utility Panel: Raising the profile of GIS – raising organisational awareness of the benefits of GIS to facilitate integration and input GIS data into decision making across grid operations
4.GIS for Asset Management – utilising next-gen GIS to derive greater insights of grid assets and enhance your asset management strategy through deeper data-based decision making
5.GIS System Integration – developing a robust integration plan for assimilating GIS with data-based grid systems to provide geospatial data within asset management and customer service processes
6.GIS & Enterprise Critical Systems – integration of next-gen geospatial data into enterprise critical systems to achieve greater grid stability
7.Technology Innovation Panel: Upgrading GIS Software – establishing a plan for assessing, selecting and upgrading GIS software to minimise business disruption and gain greater insights from next-gen GIS
8.GIS & Standardisation – standardising data exchange in order to achieve maximum scalability, interoperability and integration
9.Opensource GIS implementation – understanding compatibility and functionality when implementing opensource GIS software to achieve desired interoperability, integration and insights
10.GIS and Customer Service – utilising real-time geospatial data to better serve energy consumers and third-party contractors
11.GIS for Field Operations – providing field crews with real-time GIS data in order to better support immediate actionable insights
12.GIS within the Data Management Strategy – shaping your data management strategy around next-gen GIS to harness improved data governance, validation and access
13.GIS for Network Management – utilising next-gen geospatial data to improve forecasting of network flexibility and capacity
14.GIS data exchange between DSO’s and TSO’s – ensuring standardised GIS data exchange between system operators to increase communication, agility and grid flexibility
15.GIS & Data Quality – assuring sufficiently high quality data to enable the advanced data analytics that next-gen GIS provides
16.GIS Cybersecurity – minimising risk of theft of sensitive data through the GIS to ensure a safe and secure network
17.GIS within Enterprise Architecture – integrating next-gen GIS into software and processes across the organisation to support digital transformation and data-based decision making
18.GIS for Outage Management and Load Forecasting – utilising GIS data insights to reduce network downtime and predict and prevent future incidents
19.GIS for DER’s – utilising GIS data in Distributed Energy Resource integration to provide flexibility and further the transition to green energy
20.Tutorial: AR and VR enablement for the field force – equipping field crews with next-gen GIS technology to enhance data collection and create more informed asset insights
21.GIS and AI – utilising AI within next-gen GIS decision-making to identify defects and degradation across your asset portfolio