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News 2020

August 14, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Sensors & Edge Computing Keynote and Panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to Kumi Premathilake – Aclara, Mark Federle – QinetiQ, Giri Iyer – Sentient Networks, Kevin Corcoran – Aclara, Scott Hinson – Pecan Street Inc., Mike Bates – Intel, Brent Lunceford – MemstronicsFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 13, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Public Safety Keynote and New Financial Tools Panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to Dr. J. Pete Blair – TXST, Dixon Wright – USI, Jon Previtali – Wells Fargo, David Crowley – Birch Infrastructure, Nathan Wood – Construction Progression Coalition, Arun Vedhathiri – National Grid, Mike Bond – Euler Hermes, Charlie Fiechter – Blue Planet FundingFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 12, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Water & Wastewater Keynote and Panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to David Collinsworth – Brazos River Authority, Jim Good – Parkview Advisors, Dr. Keisuke Ikehata – TXST, Terrence McCarthy – Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Dave Mckie – Olead Edge Analytics, Tacoma Zach – MentorAPMFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 11, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Smart Cities keynote and panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to Dr. John Butler – The University of Texas at Austin, Llewellyn King – White House Chronicles, Arun Vedhathiri – National Grid, Dr. Rebecca Davio – TXST, Helen Ramirez – City of Brownsville, Dennis Gakunga – City of Chula Vista, David Jacot – City of Los Angeles, Ryan Trujillo – City of Colorado SpringsFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 10, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Space Keynote and Smart Factory & Industry 4.0 Panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to George Salazar – NASA, Dr. Jesus Jimenez – TXST, Franco van Heijningen – Crean Inc., Michael Raiford – Former Samsung, Tone Lerher – University of Maribor, Dr. Damian Valles – TXST, and John Dwyer – Former Katerra/FlextronicsFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 7, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Smart Buildings & Infrastructure Keynote and Panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to Pat Meagher – CMG / Katerra, Dr. John Schemmel – TXST, Dr. Rebecca Davio – TXST, Jay Zoellner – Kiwi Power, Alper Uzmezler – Anka Labs, Sunil Cherian – Spirae, Scott Hinson – Pecan Street IncFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 6, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Smart Energy & Utilities Keynote and Panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to Cris Eugster – CPS Energy, Cristiano Monsalves – CMG, Dr. Semih Aslan – TXST, Cengizhan Yenerim – Engie, Greg Flay – Austin Energy, Phil Nevels – Exelon, Darren Schauer GVECFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 5, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Smart Networks Keynote and Panel. Free and via Zoom. Listen to Caroline Chan – Intel, Dr. Stan McClellan – TXST, Jon Vestal – Telstra, Steve Lowe – AT&T, Mar Tarres – Anterix, Liam Quinn – Dell, Jesper Eriksson – NoviFlow, and Ty Robert – ItronFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 4, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2020 announces Texas State Research and D360S Hall of Fame Award Session. Free and via Zoom. Listen to Dr. Walt Horton – TXST, Steve Frayser – TXST, Jason Giulietti – Greater San Marcos Partnership, Jon Wellinghoff – GridPolicy / FERC, and Pat Wood III – Hunt Energy Network / FERC / TPUCFor More Details and Registration Click Here.


August 3, 2020 – Alper Üzmezler, Founder of Anka Labs, to be guest speaker at Digital Roundtable on August 5 at 2PM CST.  Anka Labs is an edge analytics device company working at the frontier of control automation informatics, with a focus towards leading the creation of source training data from building management systems using machine learning.  To Register For Digital Roudtable Click Here.


July 28, 2020 – Austin Trees, Vice President at JLL, to be guest speaker at Digital Roundtable on July 29 at 2PM CST. JLL is a Fortune 500 financial and professional services company specializing in real estate. They offer comprehensive integrated services on a local, regional, and global basis to owner, occupier, investor, and developer clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying, or investing in real estate. It is the second-largest company of its kind in the world. To Register For Digital Roudtable Click Here.


July 27, 2020 – Liberty Utilities chooses CMG’s Regulatory Design Framework and Services. Liberty Utilities is a regulated water, wastewater, natural gas, electric and propane/air utility company providing local utility management, service and support to small and mid-sized communities across the United States. For More Information Click Here.


July 20, 2020 – Brigid Shea, Travis Country Commissioner, to be guest speaker at Digital Roundtable on July 22 at 2PM CST. Prior to being commissioner, Ms Shea was President of Brigid Shea and Asso., Principal & Co-Founder of Carbon Shrinks, Austin Councilwoman from 1993 – 1996, National Press Secretary at Peace Action and Reporter at NPR. To Register For Digital Roudtable Click Here.


July 15, 2020 – CMG’s Andres Carvallo and Artech House published their 39th title jointly. Now 29 Power Engineering Titles, 4 Telecom/IoT Titles, and 6 Smart Building Titles. The new book titled “Lithium-Ion Batteries and Applications – Vol 2” focuses on the use of lithium-ion batteries from toys to towns and running smart grids. It is a must read. For More Information Click Here.


July 13, 2020 – Pat Meagher joins CMG Consulting LLC as Principal and Senior Consultant.  Additionally, Pat will lead the Product Development Framework and Services Practice and co-lead the Smart Buildings & Infrastructure Framework and services Practice. For More Information Click Here.


July 8, 2020 – Brad Williams, VP of Utility Strategies and Innovation Engineering at Oracle, to speak and share his insights on the BigData/Software panel at Virtual Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 26 at 2:30PM CST. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Details and Registration Click Here.


July 1, 2020 – Cris Eugster, COO at CPS Energy, to deliver Smart Energy and Utilities keynote at Virtual Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 19 at 2PM CST. CPS Energy is the nation’s largest municipally owned energy utility providing both natural gas and electric service. They serve more than 840,750 electric customers and 352,585 natural gas customers in and around San Antonio, the nation’s seventh largest city. For More Details and Registration Click Here.


June 29, 2020 – Dixon Wright, Chairman of Surety Resource Connection and SVP of Surety at USI, to be guest speaker on Digital Roundtable on Wednesday July 1 at 2PM CST. Prior to SRC and USI, Dixon was SVP of Surety at Wells Fargo, President of North Coast Surety Technologies, and an executive at Sedgwich and Fairmont Insurance Company.  To Register For Digital Roudtable Click Here.


June 22, 2020 – CMG’s Andres Carvallo and Artech House published their 38th title jointly. Now 28 Power Engineering Titles, 4 Telecom/IoT Titles, and 6 Smart Building Titles. The new book titled “Lithium-Ion Batteries and Applications – Vol 1” focuses on the use of lithium-ion batteries from toys to towns and running smart grids. It is a must read. For More Information Click Here.


June 18, 2020 – Charles Dickerson, Deputy General Manager and Chief Operating Office at Austin Energy, to be guest speaker on Digital Roundtable on Wednesday June 24 at 2PM CT. Prior to Austin Energy, Charles was President of Business Services and SVP of Business Planning and Performance at National Grid;  SVP of Technical Services, VP of Performance Management and Support Services, VP of Customer Care,  VP of Strategic Planning and Chief Risk Officer, and VP of Gas Delivery at Pepco Holdings Inc. (an Exelon company). To Register For Digital Roudtable Click Here.


June 15, 2020 – CMG announces final dates for Virtual Digital 360 Summit 2020.  New dates are August 18 – 19 – 20 and August 25 – 26 – 27. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. 2020 Edition is a virtual event via Zoom. For Agenda and Registration Click Here.


June 10, 2020 – Steve Koenig, VP of Research at Consumer Technology Association, to be guest speaker on Digital Roundtable on Wednesday June 17 at 2PM CT. Steve directs all aspects of CTA’s consumer and business research, including methodology, design, analysis, marketing, analyst staff supervision, budgets, etc. Contribute to the direction and execution of CTA’s market data program and U.S. and global consumer technology forecasts. Serves as a primary industry analyst. Frequent conference speaker and presenter. Media spokesman for CTA. Prior to CTA, Steve was a Consultant with Comscore, Senior Analyst at NPD / PC Data Inc., Senior Editor at Computer Retail Week, Senior Analyst at ARS. Steve is a graduate of University of North Texas and UT-Arlington. To Register For Digital Roudtable Click Here.


June 3, 2020 – CMG Announces Smart Utility Maturity Index for Electric, Water, and Gas Utilities. This new maturity index is designed to rank utilities on a 1 to 10 scale on their use of smart technologies, their deployments, and transformation of their businesses. For More Information Please Click Here.


June 1, 2020 – Watertown Municipal Utilities selects CMG and its Smart Grid Roadmap and Smart Grid Governance Frameworks. CMG uses its world-class knowledge library of 500 use cases and 20 frameworks to help utilities across the globe to create and plan their digital transformation initiatives. For More Information Click Here.


May 25, 2020 – CMG announces that Digital 360 Summit 2020 will be a virtual event. Dates are the same Aug 18 – 19 – 20, 2020. This is a virtual event using Zoom and EventBrite. More details and a new agenda will be posted soon. For More Information Click Here.


May 18, 2020 – CMG announces that Digital 360 Summit 2021 will be held at the Embassy Suites Conference Center and SPA on May 18 – 19 – 20, 2021. This will be a face-to-face event. For More Information Click Here.


May 11, 2020 – Lewellyn King, Executive Producer and Host of White House Chronicle, to moderate Smart Cities” panel on August 20, 2020 at 9:30am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


May 8, 2020 – Kumi Premathilake, Senior Vice President of Advanced Metering Infrastructure and Utility Automation at Aclara, to deliver keynote on August 20 at 10:45am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


May 7, 2020 – Kevin Corcoran, Senior Director of Product Management for Grid Monitoring at Aclara, to speak and share his insights on the “Sensors” panel on August 20 at 11:15am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


May 6, 2020 – Arun Vedhathiri, Director of Innovation and Emerging Products at National Grid, to speak and share at the “New Industry Financial Tools” panel on August 19 at 4:45pm and at the “Smart Cities” panel on August 20 at 9:30am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


May 4, 2020 – Charlie Fietcher, Managing Member and President of Blue Planet Funding, to speak and share his insights at the “New Industrial Financial Tools” panel on August 19 at 4:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 30, 2020 – Mike Bond, Head of North America Surety at Euler Hermes, to speak and share his experience at the “New Industrial Financial Tools” panel on August 19 at 4:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 29, 2020 – Sony Garg, Energy Global Leader at Uptake, to speak and share his insights at the “BigData and Software” panel on August 20 at 1:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 28, 2020 – Richard Beeson, CTO at OSIsoft, to speak and share his wisdom at the “BigData and Software” panel on August 20 at 1:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 27, 2020 – Chris King, SVP for Policy and Regulatory Affairs for eMobility at Siemens, to speak and share his insights on the “Smart Mobility” panel on August 20 at 3:30pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 24, 2020 – Liam Quinn, SVP and Senior Fellow at Dell Technologies, to speak and share his insights on the “Smart Networks” panel on August 19 at 9:30am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 23, 2020 – David Hubbard,  Chief Administrative Officer at New Braunfels Utilities, to speak and share his wisdom on the “Smart Energy & Utilities” panel on Aug 19 at 11:15am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 22, 2020 – Ian Taylor, CEO at New Braunfels Utilities, to speak and share his wisdom on the “Smart Water & Wastewater” panel on Aug 19 at 3:15pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


April 20, 2020 Southern Power Company chooses CMG’s Regulatory Design Framework & Services (e.g. New Electric Technologies Initiative) to accelerate its capabilities and services. Southern Company is an American gas and electric utility holding company based in the southern United States. It is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with executive offices also located in Birmingham, Alabama. The company is currently the second largest utility company in the U.S.


April 6, 2020 – CMG introduces “Digital Roundtable”.  Carvallo-King-Butler will share every Wednesday @ 2pm CT their insights on the latest digital transformation news impacting multiple markets. 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 more info, please email at info@512cmg.com

When: Wednesdays @ 2PM CT / 3PM ET.
Where: Register in advance for this webinar


March 31, 2020 – Mission Communications chooses CMG Go-To-Market Planning Framework and Services. Mission-managed SCADA is a turnkey system delivered through a Software as a Service (SaaS) model that enables users to gain complete system monitoring. Mission provides and maintains everything users need to drive the system.


March 30, 2020 – Dr. J. Pete Blair, Executive Director of the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Center at Texas State, to deliver keynote on Aug 19 at 4:15pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 26, 2020 – Heartland Generation chooses CMG Strategic and Scenario Planning Framework and Regulatory Design Framework. Heartland Generation Ltd., an affiliate of Energy Capital Partners, was created on September 30, 2019 when it acquired power generation facilities in Alberta and British Columbia. Heartland Generation’s portfolio includes ten facilities with a combined generating capacity of more than 1,800 megawatts (MW) in Alberta and British Columbia, providing reliable and affordable energy to customers across Canada.


March 25, 2020 – CMG announces new dates for Digital 360 Summit 2020. Due to the Covid-19 crisis and maintaining an optimistic view of our ability to get back to work, we have picked August 18 – 20, 2020 as our new dates.  The program, speakers and location remain the same. The Digital 360 Summit 2020 is hosted by Texas State University. We are adding a Golf Tournament in the morning of Tuesday August 18. And we are adding a tour to the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training Center at Texas State in the afternoon of August 18. For More Information Click Here.


March 24, 2020 – CMG announces new Change Management Planning Framework. Generating value in a world where technology evolves at a faster pace than ever before requires a change in behavior by key stakeholders to create learning organizations.  The CMG change management planning framework outlines the best practices and steps required to facilitate these changes and ensure long term success. For More Information Click Here.


March 23, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit 2019 presents “Smart Mobility” panel. You will hear from Moderator Bill Marsh (CMG) and panelists Steve Tarnowski (General Motors), Cameron Freberg (Austin Energy), David Forfia (Gridwise Architecture Council), Taylor Prestwood (Z-Bikes). Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. Click Here to Watch Video


March 21, 2020 – Dr. Keisuke Ikehata, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering at Texas State University, to speak and share his research insights on the “Smart Water/Wastewater” panel on August 19 at 3:15pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 20, 2020 – Mark Federle, Managing Director of Smart Grid Solutions at QinetiQ North America, to speak and share his insights on the “Sensors” panel on August 20 at 11:15am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 19, 2020 – Jim Good, President of Parkview Advisors, to moderate the “Smart Water/Wastewater” panel on August 19 at 3:15pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 18, 2020 – David Crowley, CTO at Birch Infrastructure, to speak and share his insights on the “New Industry Financial Tools” panel on August 19 at 4:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 17, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit presents “AI/ML Changing Infrastructure” 2019 panel. Moderated by Jeffrey Schaubschlager (CMG), get insights from Scott Hinson (Pecan Street Inc), Mark Buckner (ORNL), Alpert Uzmezler (Anka Labs), Tim Fairchild (SAS), and Sasha Fontaine (Siemens). Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. Click Here to Watch Video.


March 16, 2020 – Bob Helton, Director of Public Policy at Engie, to speak and share his insights on the “New Regulations and Business Models” panel on August 20 at 5pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 15, 2020 – Nathan Wood – Executive Director at Construction Progression Coalition, to speak and share his insights on the “New Industry Financial Tools” panel on August 19 at 4:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 14, 2020 – Reid Westwood, CEO of Skytran, to speak and share his insights on the “Smart Mobility” panel on August 20 at 3:30pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 13, 2020 – Dr. Semih Aslan, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas State University, to speak and share his research insights on the “Smart Energy & Utilities” panel on August 19 at 11:15am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 12, 2020 – Helen Ramirez, Deputy City Manager at City of Brownsville TX, to speak and share their journey on the “Smart Cities” panel on August 20 at 9:30am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 11, 2020 – Eric Padilla, Director of Public Policy at Vistra Energy, to speak and share his insights on the “New Regulations and Business Models” panel on August 20 at 5pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 10, 2020 – Stefan Wolf, Global Vice President of Go-To-Market Execution for Utilities at SAP, to deliver keynote on BigData, software and the future of utilities and industry on August 20 at 1:15pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 9, 2020 – Mar Tarres, VP of Products at Anterix, to speak and share her insights on the “Smart Networks” panel on August 19 at 9:30am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 8, 2020 – Dr. Walt Horton, Chief Research Officer & Associate VP of Research and Federal Relations at Texas State, to open and welcome Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 19 at 8:55am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.



March 7, 2020 – Cameron Freberg, EV Strategist at Austin Energy, to speak and share his insights on the “Smart Mobility” panel on August 20 at 3:30pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 6, 2020 – Jesper Eriksson, VP of Product Management at NoviFlow, to speak and share his insights on the “Smart Networks” panel on August 19 at 9;30am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 5, 2020 – Jon Vestral, Chief Architect at Tesltra, to speak and share his insights on the “Smart Networks” panel on August 19 at 9:30am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 4, 2020 – Lamont Hill, Director of Public Policy at Oncor Electric Delivery, to speak and share his insights on the “New Regulations and Business Models” panel on August 20 at 5pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 3, 2020 – John Previtali, Director of Technology and Services at Wells Fargo, to speak and share his insights on the “New Industry Financial Tools” panel on August 19 at 4:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


March 2, 2020 – Vinod Tiwari, Head of Business Development & Sales at PowerLedger, to speak and share the latest on blockchain and their projects around the world on the “BigData / Software” panel on August 20 at 1:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 28, 2020 – Greg Flay, CTO at Austin Energy, to speak and share his insights and lessons learned on the “Smart Energy & Utilities” panel on August 19 at 11:15am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 27, 2020 – Dr. Ziliang Song, Associate Professor of Computer Science at Texas State University, to speak and share his research insights on the “BigData / Software” panel on August 20 at 1:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 26, 2020 – George Salazar, Human Computing Interfaces Chief Engineer and Leader at NASA, to deliver Digital Innovation and Human Computing Interfaces keynote on August 19 at 5:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 25, 2020 – Jason JonMichael, Assistant Director of Smart Mobility at City of Austin, to deliver keynote on Mobility and The Future of Transportation on August 20 at 3pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 24, 2020 – Scott Hinson, CTO at Pecan Street Inc., to speak and share his insights and lessons learned over the years on the “Smart Buildings & Infrastructure” panel on August 19 at 1:30pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 22, 2020 – Dr. John Schemmel, Professor and Chair of Civil Engineering at Texas State University to moderate “Smart Buildings & Infrastructure” panel on August 19 at 1:30pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 21, 2020 – Caroline Chan, VP and GM of 5G Infrastructure in the Networks Platform Group at Intel, to deliver keynote on smart networks and the future of industrial communications on August 19 at 9am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 20, 2020 – Pat Wood III – Principal at Wood3 Resources, Former Dynergy Chairman, Former FERC chairman, and Former Texas PUC Chairman – selected as the Digital 360 Summit 2020 Hall of Fame Inductee. This year’s award will be given on August 18 at 7:20pm by Jon Wellinghoff – Former FERC Chairman and the first Digital 360 Summit Hall of Famer. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 19, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit presents Lisa Caswell, Spencer Stuart Partner and Former Siemens VP, 2019 keynote video. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. Click Here to Watch Video.


February 18, 2020 – CMG’s Andres Carvallo and Artech House published their 37th title jointly. Now 27 Power Engineering Titles, 4 Telecom/IoT Titles, and 6 Smart Building Titles. The new book titled “Electric System Operations – 2nd Edition” focuses on the modernization of power grid operations and management. It is a must read. For More Information Click Here.


February 17, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit presents Blockchain, Cloud and Databases panel video. Moderated by Andres Carvallo (CMG), you will hear from David Forfia (GWAC), Reed Cataldo (Prysm Group), Rachna Handa (OSIsoft), Brad Williams (Oracle), and Vinod Tiwari (PowerLedger). Click Here to Watch Video.


February 14. 2020 – Dr. Ed Piner, Professor of Physics and Presidential Fellow at Texas State University, to moderate “Sensors” Panel on August 20 at 11:15am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 13, 2020 – David Forfia, Chairman of Gridwise Architecture Council, to moderate BigData/Software Panel on August 20 at 1:45pm. The GridWise Architecture Council is a thought leadership group of experts from all aspects of the power industry whose mission involves the design of a power grid that adapts to the needs to the future. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 12, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit presents Ty Roberts, VP of Marketing for Networked Solutions at Itron, 2019 keynote video. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. Click Here to Watch Video.


February 11, 2020 – David Collinsworth, CEO of Brazos River Authority, to deliver keynote on water innovation and challenges at Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 19 at 2:30pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 10, 2020 – CMG’s Digital 360 Summit presents “Smart Buildings & Microgrids Panel 2019 video”. Moderated by Ron Zimmer (CABA), the panel members include Dr. John Schemmel (TXST), Alper Uzmezler (Anka Labs), Jay Zoellner (Kiwi Power), Sunil Cherian (Spirae), and Greg Carter (Acuity Brands). It is a must see. Click Here to Watch Video.


February 7, 2020 – Dixon Wright, SVP at USI Insurance Services and Chairman of Surety Resource Connection Inc., to moderate New Industry Financial Tools panel on August 19 at 4:45pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 6, 2020 – Steve Frayser, Executive Director of STAR Park and Co-Director of Materials Applications Research Center at Texas State University, to deliver keynote at Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 20 at 8:55am. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


February 5, 2020 – Jon Wellinghoff, CEO of GridPolicy, Former FERC Chairman and Digital 360 Summit Hall of Famer, to deliver Digital 360 Summit 2020 Hall of Fame Keynote and Present The 2020 Award to The Next Inductee on August 18 at 7:10pm. Digital 360 Summit is the premier event for senior executives driving industry digitization, digitalization, decentralization, and decarbonization. For More Information Click Here.


February 4, 2020 – Jim Steffes, EVP of Corporate Affairs at Direct Energy / Centrica to deliver New Regulations & Challenges Keynote at Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 20 at 4:30pm. Direct Energy is one of North America’s largest retail providers of electricity, natural gas and home and business energy-related services with a history of impressive growth. Acquired by Centrica plc in 2000, Direct Energy has steadily grown to approximately 4,000 employees serving over 4 million customers in North America. For More Information Click Here.


February 3, 2020 – Dr. Stan McClellan, Co-Director of CIEDAR Consortium and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas State University, to moderate “Smart Networks” Panel at Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 19 at 9:30am. CIEDAR is a new multi-disciplinary industry research consortium in San Marcos, TX. For More Information Click Here.


January 29, 2020 – Pat Meagher, VP of Technology at Katerra, to deliver Smart Infrastructure & Buildings Keynote at Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 19 at 1pm. Katerra is putting modern technology to work at all levels of building design and construction to help address some of the industry’s most entrenched challenges. For More Information Click Here.


January 28, 2020 – Dr. John Butler to deliver Smart Cities Keynote at Digital 360 Summit 2020 on August 20 at 9am. John Butler is an IC2 Endowed Fellow, J. Marion West Chair in Constructive Capitalism, and Director of the Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs at The University of Texas at Austin. For More Information Click Here.


January 27, 2020 – CMG Announces that Digital 360 Summit 2020 is open. This premier event for the Digitization, Digitalization, Decarbonization and Decentralization of Industry is CMG’s annual customer conference and expo as well as Texas State’s CIEDAR annual partner event. For More Information and Registration Click Here.


January 20, 2020 – CMG Team to attend and speak at Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative and Distributech next week in San Antonio. Both events are regarded as the very best in their category. For More Information on SECC Click Here and on Distributech Click Here.


January 13, 2020 – CMG joins SAE International to accelerate Smart Mobility market. SAE International is an international association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for mobility industry professionals. By uniting thousands of engineers and technical experts around the globe, we drive knowledge and expertise across the aerospace, automotive, and commercial vehicle sectors. For More Information Click Here.


January 9, 2020 – Golden Spread Electric Cooperative chooses CMG’s Regulatory Design Framework & Services plus the New Electric Technologies Initiative to accelerate its grid capabilities and services. GSEC is a tax-exempt, consumer-owned public utility, organized in 1984 to provide low cost, reliable electric service for its rural distribution cooperative members.


January 8, 2020 – CMG’s Andres Carvallo and Artech House published their 36th titled jointly. Now 26 Power Engineering Titles, 4 Telecom/IoT Titles, and 6 Smart Building Titles. The new book titled “Renewable Energy Technologies & Resources” focuses on photovoltaics, hydro, tidal, wind, and biomass systems. It is a must read. For More Information Click Here.


January 6, 2020 – CMG’s Andres Carvallo to moderate “Can 5G Reinvigorate Rural Communities?” panel at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. This year we have 175k attendees, 4.5k exhibitors, and over 1k speakers. CES has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years — the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers. For More Information Click Here.


January 2, 2020 – CMG is very thankful for the new 25 customers of 2019 that joined its ecosystem or renewed agreements. And for the amazing projects that it helped with. The list in alphabetical order includes: AT&T, Aclara, Agora Summits, Black & Veatch, City of Ithaca – NY, City of Jacksonville – FL, City of Rio Rancho – NM, City of Madison – SD, Cornell University, Daikin, Engie, E.ON, Genesis Energy, Itron, JEA, Kiwi Power, Liberty Utilities, MentorAPM, New Braunfels Utilities, Page, Pape-Dawson, Siemens, Spencer Stuart, Tantalus, and Texas State University. For More Information Click Here.

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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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