OSIsoft Users Conference 2013

Day 1 - Wednesday, April 17

The conference officially kicks off with insightful keynote presentations from industry leaders and OSIsoft executives. Wednesday also marks the start of our breakout sessions that will feature presentations from
PI System users like you. In addition to Wednesday's presentations, the OSIsoft Product Expo runs from 12:30 - 6:45 PM. We also have a special Industry Dinner Event planned for you this evening.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
8:30 AM - 12:35 PMOpening Comments & General Session Keynotes - Grand Ballroom
8:30 AM - 8:40 AMPower of Data—Thriving in a World of Change
Jenny Linton, OSIsoft
8:40 AM - 9:05 AMThriving with Collaboration
Dr. J. Patrick Kennedy, OSIsoft
9:05 AM - 9:40 AMData and the Connected Supply Chain
Paul McKenzie, Johnson & Johnson
9:40 AM - 10:15 AMThe Importance of the Global IT Architecture
Johan Krebbers, Shell Group
10:15 AM - 10:45 AMBreak - Grand Ballroom & Yosemite
10:45 AM - 11:25 AMPI System Innovations for the Connected World
Ray Hall & David Krenek, OSIsoft & Caterpillar
11:25 AM - 12:00 PMOperational Excellence in Today's Dynamic Global Energy Market
Scott Key, IHS
12:00 PM - 12:35 PMConnected Supply Chain Panel
12:35 PM - 2:00 PMLunch and Networking - Continental Ballroom & Grab n' Go in Yosemite
12:35 PM - 5:20 PMOSIsoft Product Expo - Golden Gate Rooms
Grand Ballroom BGrand Ballroom AImperial BallroomPlaza Room
2:00 PM - 2:30 PMComing soon to a PI System near you!
John Baier, OSIsoft
Hitchhikers Guide to the
PI System - PI System 101
John Daniels, OSIsoft
Using the PI System to Increase Throughput by Improving Process Stability & Capability
Mike Jackson, Nalco Company
Entora: PREPA's Road to Omnipresence in Operational Data
Hector Rodriguez, PREPA
2:30 PM - 2:40 PMTransfer Time
2:40 PM - 3:10 PMHave data, will travel;
PI Data on my device
Tom Lebay, OSIsoft
Batch Customers, come to this talk.
Todd Brown, OSIsoft
WECC Reliability Coordination Security Baselines and Configuration Management
Lyonell D. Keplar, Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC)
The Life of PI in a Veedims Equipped Boat
Tony Fenn,Veedims LLC
3:10 PM - 3:20 PMTransfer Time
3:20 PM - 3:50 PMContinued: Have data, will travel; PI Data on my device
Tom LeBay, OSIsoft
New Technologies for Cyber Security
Jim Davidson, OSIsoft
Electric Transmission Flow Monitoring
Kevin Belflower, Mike Nettler & Greg Dumas, PG&E & DST Controls
Water Corporation's journey from application to infrastructure
Ian Scott, Water Corporation
3:50 PM - 4:10 PMNetworking Break: Yosemite, Golden Gate, Grand A and Grand B Ballroom
4:10 PM - 4:40 PMA day in the life of an asset in the PI System
Stephen Kwan, OSIsoft
JumpStarting PI AF – How OSIsoft Can Help you Get More Value From Your PI System
Martin Bryant & Vinnie Sterr, OSIsoft & Devon Energy
PI System for SMUD and Smart Sacramento
Mike Greenhalgh & Lora Anguay, Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD)
Leveraging the PI System in Water Loss Control
Graham MacDonald, Halifax Water
4:40 PM - 4:50 PMTransfer Time
4:50 PM - 5:20 PMContinued: A day in the life of an asset in the
PI System
Stephen Kwan, OSIsoft
Enterprise wide adoption - Is it for me? How do I make it happen?
Carolyn Przybylski & Diane Bricco, OSIsoft
OSIsoft PI System - A Vessel for Change
Francois Mevis, Verve Energy
The Use of PI Systems to monitor and diagnose building performance while empowering occupants toward environmentally sustainable behavior and energy conservation
Bertrand Lasternas, Carnegie Mellon University
5:20 PM - 6:45 PMProduct Expo Reception - Golden Gate Rooms
6:45 PM - 10:00 PMIndustry Dinner Event - Continental Ballroom