15th Rocky Mountain Utility Exchange, Sept. 21 - 24, 2021

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Welcome to the 15th Rocky Mountain Utility Exchange. This page will be your landing page for the conference. Feel free to bookmark it now, but we will send you a reminder for access.

All times are in Mountain time zone and all sessions will be presented live in the Microsoft Team application. When you sign-in to Teams, be sure to use the same name and email you used to register for the event. You may review the full agenda descriptions HERE, but we've abbreviated the schedule below to make navigation easier.

Technical connection challenges or issues with Teams? Contact Jeff of Arch AV at 314-779-7199 or [email protected]. Visit the Frequently Asked Questions page for other assistance.

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15th RMUE Conference Program
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Tuesday Morning Session on Sept. 21, 2021

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10:30 am - 12:00 pm Mountain

Session 1: Silo-Busting Collaboration, Partnership, and Innovation Development

 

Smashing Silos in Summit County

 

Timing is Everything: Engaging Customers, Reducing Peak, and Managing Batteries When it Matters Most

 

Evolving Residential Energy Management to be a Clean Peak Resource

Prerecorded and available from 8:00 am Tuesday to 12:00 midnight on Thursday.

Sponsor Showcase Lightning Round

View these pre-recorded lightning-fast introductions to companies that offer leading-edge technology and service innovations. Emphasis will be on field applications and utility case studies. Collect the Secret Words from all Sponsor Showcase presentations and complete the form to enter the sponsor showcase drawing. Videos and entries will open at 8:00 am Tuesday morning and close at midnight Thursday. You can listen and complete your entry form at your convenience. The drawing will be held from completed entries during the Friday morning session, but you need not be present to win.

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Tuesday Afternoon Session on Sept. 21, 2021

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12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Mountain

Session 2: Equity and Income-Qualified Program Considerations

 

Understanding Lower-income Consumers and the Smart Energy Future

 

Evolution of Program Design to Serve Frontline Communities

 

How to Successfully Engage Manufactured Home (Limited Income) Customers


Wednesday Morning Session on Sept. 22, 2021

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10:30 am - 12:00 pm Mountain

Session 3: Consumer Engagement with Communication Strategies and Tactics That Work

 

Delivering the Goods: One Pizza, Many Toppings

 

Leveraging Online Channels to Drive Savings

 

Meeting Customer Needs They Didn't Know They Had (Through the Company Store)


Wednesday Afternoon Session on Sept. 22, 2021

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12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Mountain

Session 4: Energy Efficiency: Swipe Right or Left

 

Good Math: One Device + Three Program Benefits = A Great Customer Experience

 

HVAC&R in Supermarkets, Untapped Potential for Utilities?

 

Growing Pains (Think Grow Houses)


Thursday Morning Session on Sept. 23, 2021

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10:30 am - 12:00 pm Mountain

Session 5: Electric Vehicles: Driving Change in the Utility

 

Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Rate Design

 

SmartCharge Colorado: Tri-State Generation and Transmission's EV Load Profiling Program

 

Why Aren't Coloradans Driving Electric?

Prerecorded and available from 8:00 am Tuesday to 12:00 midnight on Thursday.

Sponsor Showcase Lightning Round

View these pre-recorded lightning-fast introductions to companies that offer leading-edge technology and service innovations. Emphasis will be on field applications and utility case studies. Collect the Secret Words from all Sponsor Showcase presentations and complete the form to enter the sponsor showcase drawing. Videos and entries will open at 8:00 am Tuesday morning and close at midnight Thursday. You can listen and complete your entry form at your convenience. The drawing will be held from completed entries during the Friday morning session, but you need not be present to win.

Click Here to View the Showcase Recordings and Access the Entry Form

Thursday Afternoon Session on Sept. 23, 2021

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12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Mountain

Session 6: Beneficial Electrification as a Paradigm Shift

 

A Rising Tide Floats All Boats

 

You Say Tomato, I Say Tom[ah]to: Defining Cold Climate Heat Pumps

 

We're Asking the Wrong Question about Electric Space Heat


Friday Morning Session on Sept. 24, 2021

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10:30 am - 12:00 pm Mountain

Session 7: Distributed Energy Resources: Feeling unDER the Stress

 

Bridging the Gap Between Demand Side Management and The Markets and Trading Desk

 

AI-Driven Smart Community Control for Accelerating PV Adoption and Enhancing Grid Resilience

 

Distributed Energy Resources: A Tale of Two... Car Dealers??


Friday Afternoon Session on Sept. 24, 2021

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12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Mountain

Session 8: Evolution of Utility Leadership in Business Models/Markets

 

Challenges of the Clean Energy Future

 

"No Regrets" Investments for a DSO Future: Improving Grid Visibility with Existing Telemetry

 

Unlocking Market Forces to Accelerate Decarbonization

2:00 pm Mountain

Sponsor Showcase Lightning Round Drawing

2:05 pm Mountain

Adjourn


Technical connection challenges?
Contact Jeff of Arch AV at 314-779-7199 or [email protected]