Session Category: General Session

October 24, 2018

4:15  -  5:30

Grand Cypress DEF

General Session: Exelon Utility Analytics Organizational Model & The Keys to Success: Establish, Sustain, Engage and Enable

Many analytics organizations today look vastly different than they did when they were first established. In this session hear directly from Exelon Utilities the strategy to establishing an enterprise analytics organization for the country’s largest utility and what it takes to setup such a robust operation. They will share lessons learned and how they are … Continued

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October 25, 2018

8:00  -  9:15

Grand Cypress Ballroom DEF

General Session: Using Machine Learning and Analytics to Reduce Wait Times at Disney Theme Parks

Businesses around the globe are using machine learning and analytics to optimize the use of resources and to increase revenue. TouringPlans.com uses machine learning and analytics to help families solve a tale as old as time, long lines at theme parks. Stochastic Gradient Boosting Models (Treenet) forecast the wait times at Disney attractions one year … Continued

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General Session: Rethinking the Way Utilities do Business: The Path to Business Transformation through Digitalization

4:15  -  5:15

Grand Cypress Ballroom DEF

General Session: Rethinking the Way Utilities do Business: The Path to Business Transformation through Digitalization

Data is quickly becoming one of the most valuable assets for a utility. In a rapidly changing environment, utilities must adopt a digital perspective to tackle new challenges: competition from market disruptors, changing weather patterns, and new regulatory obligations. In this panel, hear from utility leaders on how they are using data and analytics to … Continued

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October 26, 2018

11:30  -  12:30

Grand Cypress DEF

General Session: Bring Yourself to Work

Every employer has the right to expect its partners and employees to be FULLY PRESENT while performing their “roles.” Many people in the workforce ultimately ask themselves, WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME? This talk stresses that in the workplace, as in life, INVESTING OF YOURSELF IS THE SAME AS INVESTING IN YOURSELF! Every service transaction … Continued

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