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Digital Roundtable

Welcome to the new “Digital-Roundtable”

Every Wednesday at 2PM CT / 3PM ET

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_i0eCdkHTQyaKZ-tlqOUrEQ 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. 

Andres Carvallo
CEO @ CMG – Professor of Innovation, Fellow of Materials Applications Research Center, and Co-Director of CIEDAR Consortium @ TXST – Smart Grid Godfather

Llewellyn King
Exec. Producer and Host of “White House Chronicle” on PBS, Columnist at Forbes, InsideSources Syndicate, and Commentator at SiriusXM Radio

Dr. John Butler
The J. Marion West Chair in Constructive Capitalism, Faculty Director Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs, and IC2 Endowed Fellow, and Professor at McCombs School of Business at University of Texas at Austin
 

Carvallo-King-Butler will share the latest digital transformation news impacting the planet and share their insights. This new Digital-Roundtable via Zoom is a first of its kind.

You don’t want to miss it.

Podcast file will be available after the show for private listening on-demand for those who register.

For more info, please email at info@512cmg.com


Video Library

June 9, 2021 – Guest Gary Rackliffe P.E., Vice President of Market Development and Innovation of North America at Hitachi ABB Power Grids, will be our Digital RoundTable guest speaker on Wednesday June 9 at 2PM CDT. Hitachi ABB Power Grids is uniquely positioned as a market and technology leader, with a proven track record of pioneering innovation and a vast global customer base served through a manufacturing, service, sales and R&D network in around 90 countries. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: j0Pq0=?J


June 2, 2021 – Guest: Jason JonMIchael, Assistant Director fo Smart Mobility at City of Austin, will be our Digital RoundTable speakers for June 2 at 2PM CDT. The City of Austin is investing $7 billion plus over 20 years on new transportation solutions. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: NF^jgG6G 


May 26, 2021 – Guest : Mike Bates, General Manager of Energy at Intel Corporation, will be our Digital RoundTable guest speaker on May 26 at 2PM CDT. Intel is the largest semiconductor company in the world. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: jEpUqy7*


May 19, 2021 – Guest: Jim Steffes, SVP of Strategy and Regulatory Affairs at Washington Gas Light Company, will be our Digital RoundTable guest speaker on Wednesday May 19 at 2PM CDT. Washington Gas Light Company is a member of the AltaGas family and services Washington D.C. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: W$i@9!nR


May 12, 2021 – Guest: Dr. Cris Eugster, President and CEO of NAES. NAES is an independent services company dedicated to optimizing the performance of energy facilities across the power generation, oil & gas and petrochemical industries. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: Cb^uf1XW


May 5, 2021 – Guest: Sunil Cherian, Founder and CEO of Spirae. Spirae is a leading microgrid technology platform & control software developer focus on commercial and industrial customers. A microgrid is a decentralized group of electricity resources (e.g Solar, Fuel Cells, Geothermal, Microgas Turbines, Microwind, and Energy Storage) and loads that normally operates connected to and synchronous with the utility grid, but can also disconnect to “island mode” and function autonomously. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: jTb9T.5$


April 28, 2021 – Guest: Arshad Mansoor, President and CEO of Electric Power Resarch Institute (EPRI). EPRI provides thought leadership, industry expertise, and collaborative value to help the electricity sector identify issues, technology gaps, and broader needs that can be addressed through effective research and development programs for the benefit of society. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: 8d#6R#L#


April 21, 2021 – Guest: Jeff DeCoux, Chairman of Autonomy Institute. The Autonomy Institute is a government, industry, academia and public alliance to create the policies, industry, jobs and community benefits of autonomy, starting with the Intelligent and Autonomous Infrastructure that is the equivalent of the Eisenhower Interstate Highways. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: x#Kt5j$F


April 14, 2021 – Guest: Erika Bierschbach, VP of Energy Market Operations and Resource Planning at Austin Energy. Erika is a long term Austin Energy member with a BS in Economics from Texas A&M. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: Ax%3l@g8


April 7, 2021 – Guest: Noel Bernal, City Manager of Brownsville TX. Prior to Brownsville, Noel, was Deputy City Manager at City of Coppell TX, Assistant City Manager at City of Taylor TX, and others. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: A5Hb?7vD


March 24, 2021 – Guest: David Heitzer, Head of Business Origination for Retail and Wholesale Renewable Energy at EDF North America. EDF North America is part of the EDF Group, one of the world’s largest power companies and a global leader in low-carbon energy. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: 0e1QdNt.


March 17, 2021 – Guest: Ron Zimmer, President & CEO of CABA. CABA is The Continental Automated Building Association offering fantastic research about smart buildings and smart homes. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: u&pFQ7Hh


March 10, 2021 – Guest: Sharelynn Moore, EVP and Chief Marketing Officer at Bloom Energy. Prior to Bloom, Sharelynn was SVP of Network Solutions Product Business Unit at Itron. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: 43Y2.4Hm


March 3, 2021 – Guest: Tom Deitrich, President and CEO of Itron. Prior to Itron Tom was a SVP and VP at Freescale, Sony-Ericsson, and Ericsson. Click Here for Recording. Pas Code: S3YHh%p+


February 24, 2021 – Guest: Jon Wellinghoff, Founder and CEO of GridPolicy. Digital 360 Summit Hall of Fame Inductee. Former FERC Chairman. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: $Z&X6=Js


February 10, 2021 – Guest: Stefan Wolf, Global VP of Go-To-Market Execution of Industry Business Unit Utilities at SAP. Click Here for Recording. Pass Code: &MJ1!87d


February 3, 2021 – Guest: Tim Fairchild, Director of Global Energy and Manufacturing Industry Practices at SAS. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: ihWp0c#Y


January 27, 2021 – Guest: Chris King, SVP eMobility at Siemens. Prio to his current role, Chris was SVP of Digital Grid and Chief Strategy Officer of Digital Grid at Siemens. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: 1XG#LQ%!


December 16, 2020 – Guest: Alex Keros, Lead Architect of EV Infrastructure at General Motors. Prior to his current role, Alex was the Smart Cities Chief at Maven, Senior Manager of Public Policy at GM, and Manager and Senior Project Engineer at GM. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: Y+3#S3qe


December 9, 2020 – Guest: Helen Ramirez, Deputy City Manager of Brownsville TX. Prior to BTX, Helen was Assistant City Manager of Hutto TX. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: 7N2PVfg.


December 2, 2020 – Guest: Jay Zoellner, CEO of Kiwi Power. Prior to Kiwi, Jay was President of Edison Energy and Managing Director of Global Industries at Enernoc. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: 7$3wPU77


November 11, 2020 – Guest: Sharon Allan, Chief Innovation Officer at SEPA. Prio to SEPA, Sharon was Managing Partner at Accenture and President of Elster. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: rCh4d%@L


October 28 – Guest: Alessandro Giacobbe, General Manager of Global Corporate Learning and Education Cloud at Microsoft Corp. Microsoft Teams has become one of the most popular learning, collaboration, and conference tools. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: X8Ub5ki^


October 21 – Guest: Bud Vos, President and CEO of Enbala Power Networks. Enbala has been recently acquired by Generac Power Networks. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: P?2s!u^c


October 14 – Guest: Angelos Angelou, Founder and CEO of International Accelerator and Angelou Economics. Former VP and Chief Economist at Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: E2Kff6*q


October 7 – Guest: Scott Hinson, CTO at Pecan Street, Inc. Pecan Street is focused on advancing original data research and accelerating climate and conservation data solutions. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: j*00WS#p


September 30 – Guest: Pat Kennedy, Founder and CEO of OSIsoft. OSIsoft was recently acquired by Schneider Electric for $5 billion. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: !JmJi5W0


September 23 – Guest: Jason Giulietti, President of Greater San Marcos Partnership. Former Board Director at New England Economic Partnership, VP of Business Recruitment at Connecticut Economic Resource Center. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: ^$uDXvL7


September 16 – Guest: Alfred Berkeley, Chairman of Princeton Capital Management and Vice Chairman of Gentag. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: ^T^R%.q7 


September 9 – Guest: Dr. John Schemmel, Bruce and Gloria Ingram Chair, Professor, and Chair of Civil Engineering Department at Ingram School of Engineering at Texas State University. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: iM&c#r6?


September 2 – Guest: Pat Meagher, Principal & Senior Consultant at CMG. Former VP at Katerra and former CTO at Flex. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: jIN7=1eZ


Aug 12 – Guest: Allan Schurr, Chief Comercial Officer at Enchanted Rock LLC. Prior to Enchanted Allan was President of Edison Energy and VP of Strategy for Energy & Utilities at IBM. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: 34vTn9*L


Aug 5 – Guest: Alper Üzmezler, Founder of Anka Labs. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: 01qE6D^i 


July 29 – Guest: Austin Trees, Vice President at JLL. Click Here for Recording – Pass Code: kY5nu+36


July 22 – Guest: Brigid Shea, Travis County Commissioner. Click Here for Recording – Pass code: .xFj^+n0


July 15 – Guest: Jon Wellinghoff, CEO of GridPolicy Inc. Jon is a former FERC chairman and commissioner. Click Here for Recording – Pass code: 0j%4^#4.


July 8 – No guest
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July 1 – Guest: Dixon Wright, Chairman of Surety Resource Connection. Click Here for Recording – Pass code: 8c+0E+$$


June 24 – Guest: Charles Dickerson, DGM & COO Austin Energy. Prior to AE, Charles was SVP at National Grid and PECO/Exelon. Click Here for Recording – Pass code: 1V=wbiZ8


June 17 – Guest: Steve Koenig, VP of Research at CTA (CES). Click Here for Recording – Pass code: 6U^4N7XT 


June 10 – No guest
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June 3 – No guest
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May 27 – Guest: Tom Rose, Principal & Senior Consultant at CMG. Before CMG, Tom was a senior regulatory executive at TXU and EFH. Click Here for Recording – Pass code: 8q.2*z^+


May 20 – Guest: Cheryl Mele – Former COO at ERCOT. Prior to ERCOT, Cheryl was COO at Austin Energy. Click Here for Recording – Pass code: 5z#.Hts#


May 6 – No guest


April 22 – No guest


April 15 – No guest


April 8 – No guest

Smart Energy & Utilities Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Cities Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Buildings Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Mobility Keynote and Panel Video

Water & Wastewater Keynote and Panel Video

Smart Networks Keynote and Panel Video

Space and Smart Factories Keynote and Panel Video

Sensors & Edge Computing Keynote and Panel Video

Big Data and Software Keynote and Panel Video

New Regulations and Business Model Video

Public Safety Keynote and New Financial Tools Panel Video

TXST Research and Digital 360 Summit Hall of Fame Video

Why CMG?

CMG has built a library of over 500 use cases and 20 frameworks. Each framework delivers the answers to use cases, technologies, vendors, business models, business cases, policy models, and best practices.

CMG’s Team has planned for and successfully deployed and managed over $10 billion+ of technology solutions within 5,000+ projects in the last 20 years.

CMG offers advisory services per month, 1-day workshops for each framework, 2-day workshops for each framework, and customer-defined consulting projects (e.g. virtual CEO, COO, CMO, CTO, Chief Strategy Officer, PMO, Vendor Management Office, and more).

The CMG advantage is world-class advise by former senior executives with 25 years plus of successful experience for 50% less than the Big Old Brands. CMG is Cheaper, Faster and Better!!!

CMG team has developed smart grid roadmaps for multiple utilities in the US, EU, Middle East and South America.

CMG team has developed multiple smart city roadmaps for several fast growing cities across the US and Brazil.

CMG has developed a large number of Go-To-Market and Commercialization Plans for Fortune 1000, medium and small companies.

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