SAIC Hosts 2012 World Energy Engineering Congress

SAIC Energy Experts to Lead Discussions on Critical Energy Topics

Oct 22, 2012, 07:50 ET from SAIC

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI] announced today that it is the host of the 35th annual World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC), held Oct. 31- Nov. 2 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Ga.  More than a dozen SAIC energy experts, including top energy executives, will lead discussions on the critical issues facing the energy field today, focusing on topics including energy management, renewable energy, sustainable development, smart grid technology and data, and energy policy.   

JT Grumski, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager, will offer remarks as a keynote speaker at the WEEC Opening Session – Energy: A New World of Opportunity.  Grumski will be joined by fellow keynote speakers Georgia Governor Nathan Deal, General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.), Director of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum Jay Hakes, and President and CEO of Southern Company Services Susan Story.

"The energy industry has seen dramatic change over the last several years from the migration to a more diverse mix of energy sources including shale gas and renewables to more responsible and secure energy management practices.  There is great opportunity in these transformations, and SAIC is pleased to host and lead industry conversations at one of the premier energy events," said Grumski.

SAIC speaking engagements include:

SAIC Representative


Date and Time

Michael Genseal, vice president

Instructor, Energy Advocate Training

Tues., Oct. 30, 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Michael Mondshine, vice president and senior business development manager

Chair, WEEC

Opening Session

Wed., Oct. 31, 8:15 a.m.


JT Grumski, senior vice president and business unit general manager

Keynote Speaker, WEEC Opening Session – Energy: A New World of Opportunity

Wed., Oct. 31, 10:25 a.m.

Michael Mondshine

Chair, Exploiting the "Big Data" Revolution

Speaker, The Power of Using Advanced Data Management to Go Beyond Traditional Energy Efficiency

Wed., Oct. 31, 2:30 p.m.

Bruce Jones, project manager

Speaker, Plug-in Electric Vehicle & Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Landscape

Wed., Oct 31, 2:30 p.m.

Kevin Lang, director, solar generation

Speaker, Financing Commercial Rooftop Photovoltaics

Wed., Oct. 31, 3:00 p.m.

Tom Giffin, deputy division manger

Speaker, Engaging Energy Models Intelligently

Wed., Oct. 31, 4:00 p.m.

Feras Karim, senior systems engineer

Speaker, Options for your Federal Energy Challenges

Wed., Oct. 31, 4:00 p.m.

Tom Damon, vice president, smart grid

Chair, Utility Energy Management

Thurs., Nov. 1, 9:00 a.m.

Zachary Canders, project manager

Speaker, Developing the Communications Platform to Enable a More Intelligent Electric Grid

Thurs., Nov. 1, 9:30 a.m.

Joshua Wepman, assistant vice president

Speaker, Energy Management in the Smart Grid Era

Thurs., Nov. 1, 10:00 a.m.

Steven Winstead, managing consultant

Speaker, Intelligent Load Management – The Future for DSM

Thurs., Nov. 1, 10:30 a.m.

Tom Giffin

Chair, Commercial and Industrial Energy Management

Thurs., Nov. 1, 2:30 p.m.

Michael Mondshine

Chair, Economic and Energy Policy Impact

Thurs., Nov. 1, 2:30 p.m.

Tom Giffin

Speaker, Beyond Benchmarking

Thurs., Nov. 1, 4:00 p.m.

Stephen Schneider, vice president and chief solutions architect

Chair, Addressing Capital Constraints to Energy Management

Fri., Nov. 2, 9:00 a.m.

John Nicol, industrial program manager and senior engineer

Chair, Implementing Successful Energy Management Projects and Programs

Fri., Nov 2, 9:00 a.m.

Chris McCall, senior project manager

Speaker, Understanding How to Buy in Competitive Electricity, Natural Gas, and Demand Response Markets

Fri, Nov. 2, 10:00 a.m.

WEEC, one of the largest energy industry events in North America, is presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) and targets the complete spectrum of energy technologies and services.  In its 35th year, WEEC features a large, multi-track conference agenda, a full line-up of seminars on a variety of current topics, and a comprehensive exposition of the market's most promising new technologies.

For more information on SAIC's energy efficiency and management solutions, please click here or stop by SAIC booth #601. 

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