ComEd CEO Anne Pramaggiore will be a Keynote Speaker at the 2016 Grid Modernization Summit

Pramaggiore keynotes with executive energy leaders in
Washington, D.C., November 7-10, 2016

Wakefield, Mass. – July 20, 2016SGIP is pleased to announce that Anne Pramaggiore, President and CEO of ComEd, will deliver an executive address at the 2016 Grid Modernization Summit to be held November 7-10, 2016 in Washington, D.C.

Pramaggiore became the first female President and CEO of ComEd in 2012, and Energy Central named her Utility Industry CEO of the Year in 2014. As the leader of one of the largest utility systems in the U.S., delivering electricity to 3.8 million customers in Chicago and Northern Illinois, she has become a reputable thought leader on several topics, including Distributed Energy Resources (DER), Energy IoT, regulatory policy and more.

Pramaggiore’s many accomplishments since joining ComEd in 1998 include spearheading the company’s effort to set the legislative framework for ComEd’s smart grid build-out, which became a leading model nationally. She also led major policy work for restructuring the electric industry in Illinois.

“Anne Pramaggiore is a well-known voice in electrical grid innovation,” said Sharon Allan, CEO of SGIP. “Her experience, achievements and vision give her rare insight into some of the most exciting developments happening in the energy industry today. To any industry leader wanting to learn more about what’s next in grid modernization, don’t miss Pramaggiore’s address at this year’s summit.”

About SGIP 2016 Grid Modernization Summit

Hosted by the SGIP consortium, the 2016 Grid Modernization Summit boasts an executive speaker program comprised of utility, vendor, and industry energy thought leaders discussing the latest in accelerating grid transformation. With over 300 expected attendees, the summit promises to be filled with networking opportunities for non-members, members and guests to connect, collaborate and share solutions.

Registration is open for this year’s event, which will be in the Capital Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C. November 7-10, 2016. Best time for Summit registration is now, as registration fees increase after September 15, 2016.

Pramaggiore’s address is part of the executive forum, featuring many of the industry’s foremost thought leaders. The Summit will also include Technical Working Group and Committee meetings where members and non-members alike can roll up their sleeves to collaborate on project-based work including: cybersecurity, EnergyIoTTM, utility-focused Grid Management, distributed energy resources, and OpenFMBTM. Throughout the Summit, vendor, utility and technology partners will demonstrate the interoperability of grid devices and their progress on collaborative microgrid projects at the Vendor Expo.

With executive speakers like Pramaggiore and exceptional networking opportunities, the 2016 Grid Modernization Summit is a can’t-miss event.

Helpful links

The SGIP 2016 Grid Modernization Summit homepage
Online summit registration
Information about the Capital Hilton Hotel and reservations
A list of all speakers for the summit
The summit Program

The Sponsorship Prospectus
The Exhibitor Prospectus

About SGIP
SGIP is an industry consortium representing a cross-section of the energy ecosystem focusing on accelerating grid modernization and the energy Internet of Things through policy, education, and promotion of interoperability and standards to empower customers and enable a sustainable energy future. Our members are utilities, vendors, investment institutions, industry associations, regulators, government entities, national labs, services providers and universities. A nonprofit organization, we drive change through a consensus process. Visit www.sgip.org.

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