Day Two

Tuesday 31 October

 

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07:15
Exclusive pre-conference breakfast hosted by Oracle Utilities

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08:15
Welcome coffee
09:00
Welcome from the Chair

Lani Refiti
Director – Digital Trust
PwC Australia

9:10
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Staying relevant - how new entrants and connected customers are shaking up established retailers

Anne Weatherston
Executive Transformation and Technology
EnergyAustralia

9:40
How the IoT powers up transformation in Energy and Utilities

Steve Hoy
Global leader of Transmission & Distribution
IBM Energy & Utilities Centre of Competency

10:10
CASE STUDY: Measuring the strategic value of IoT for utilities
  • Coordinating IT and OT to exploit all the possibilities offered by IIoT
  • Insights into SA Water experience

Egon Kuster
Manager IT Strategy, Architecture and Security
SA Water

Helen Edmonds
Manager Water Assets
SA Water

10:40
Morning Tea and Networking Break
11:15
How to use IoT generated energy data to deliver customer value and navigate transformation

Wayne Pales
Director
The Chapel Group

11:45
Protecting critical industrial control systems from attack with machine learning

Mark Beaumont
Country Manager, Australia
Darktrace

12:15
FIRESIDE CHAT: Mitigating security weaknesses in industrial systems

Lani Refiti
Director – Digital Trust
PwC Australia

Jeff Campbell
IT Security Risk & Governance Specialist
Horizon Power

Mark Beaumont
Country Manager, Australia
Darktrace

12:50
Networking break & showcase viewing
14:00
Insights into the recent transformation of energy networks and consequences in terms of cybersecurity
  • Reflecting into the impact of IoT on the grid in terms of data, and access to power distribution
  • Ensuring the protection of critical infrastructure
  • Protecting consumers against data breaches

Stuart Johnston
Executive Director, Assets and Network Transformation
Energy Networks Australia

14:30
Exploring the digital transformation journey and impact on people, processes and technologies

Jo-Ann Pass
Head of Digital Operations
Sydney Water

15:00
CLOSING PANEL: What does the future hold?
  • What will the utility company of the future look like?

Chair:

Lani Refiti
Director – Digital Trust
PwC Australia

Panelists: 

Stuart Johnston
Executive Director, Assets and Network Transformation
Energy Networks Australia

Anne Weatherston
Executive Transformation and Technology
EnergyAustralia

Jo-Ann Pass
Head of Digital Operations
Sydney Water

Wayne Pales
Director
The Chapel Group

Bradley Williams
Vice President
Industry Strategy, Oracle Utilities

15:45
End of Summit