2006 ESRI Electric and Gas User Group Conference Coming to Albuquerque, New Mexico

Energy Information Group Meets to Discuss GIS for the Industry

September 25, 2006 -- Redlands, California—The 2006 ESRI Electric and Gas User Group (EGUG) Conference is scheduled to take place October 9–12, 2006, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The EGUG conference is sponsored by ESRI, the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology and attended by GIS users who provide utility services, including electric, gas, and water, from generation to distribution. Those attending the conference will learn how they can use GIS to leverage their databases, expand their business systems, and automate workflow processes to improve business practices and decision making.

New Mexico governor Bill Richardson is slated to share his vision about national energy policy in our changing world. Governor Richardson has been credited for implementing the most forward-looking clean energy agenda in the nation. He has been a key supporter of the Clean Energy Development Council.

Public Service Company of New Mexico (PNM) is hosting this year’s event. Joel Ivy, PNM’s vice president of Technical Services, will be presenting at the plenary session. His experience in transmission engineering and operations will lend practical insight about the role technology plays in the future of utilities.

EGUG conference chair Gathen Garcia of PNM says, "GIS gives us the ability to show complex information geographically both within the organization and to our customers. Being members of EGUG helps us stay abreast of what other companies are doing to support/promote GIS efforts within their organizations."

Participants will see GIS solutions that apply to all phases of the energy industry life cycle from generation to distribution and from engineering to marketing. EGUG president Nargis Ladha of Hydro One says, "EGUG serves as an excellent forum for GIS professionals to share GIS experiences and lessons learned across a broad crosssection of gas and electric business disciplines. Through this sharing of ideas and actual implementation experiences, EGUG members can apply what they’ve learned to their own GIS strategies. This approach helps our members adopt best practices and ultimately leads to successful business and technical implementations."

# # #

Press Information:
Barbara Shields, ESRI
Tel.: 909-793-2853, extension 1-2641
E-mail (press only): Email Contact
General Information: Email Contact



Read the complete story ...


Review Article Be the first to review this article
Harris

Featured Video
Jobs
Geospatial Systems Administrator for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at arnold, MO
Senior Mechanical Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Geospatial Analyst - Senior for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Springfield, VA
Avionics System Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Mechanical Design Engineer 3 for KLA-Tencor at Milpitas, CA
Director of Process Engineering. for Tekni-Plex at Toledo, OH
Upcoming Events
2018 Annual Convention of Virginia Association of Surveyors at 24 S. Market St Staunton VA - Jan 18 - 20, 2018
ArcGIS: Introduction at Environmental and Natural Resource Building 14 College Farm Rd New Brunswick NJ - Feb 1 - 22, 2018
International LiDAR Mapping Forum at Hyatt Regency 650 15th Street, Denver CO - Feb 5 - 7, 2018
Automated ISR & Battle Management Summit at Mary M. Gates Learning Center Alexandria VA - Feb 13 - 14, 2018
Teledyne Optech
Teledyne:
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise