EUFMC General Session

Fleet Strategies to Maximize Total Company Performance

The annual Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference features a comprehensive educational program with presentations by fleet executives, industry experts, and manufacturers and other suppliers to utility fleets. For 2015, EUFMC presenters focused on Fleet Strategies to Maximize Total Company Performance.

The EUFMC Board of Directors develops the conference General Session educational program based on surveys and input from attendees. The conference educational program is designed to address the informational needs of new as well as experienced fleet professionals.

The EUFMC General Session format covers topics related to fleet management and presentations of the latest fleet products and technologies, as well as industry issues of concern to utility fleet professionals.

Topics and speakers for the 2015 EUFMC General Session included:

  • TRANSPORTATION ELECTRIFICATION – EUFMC Keynote Address
    Keynote Speaker: Jim Piro
    President and CEO
    Portland General Electric

  • FLEET ELECTRIFICATION
    Kellen Shefter, Manager Sustainable Technology, Edison Electric Institute (EEI)
    Mark Kosowski, Technical Executive, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
    Mike Allison, Director Design and Tech Support Services, Duke Energy
    Glenn Martin, Fleet Quality & Reliability Manager, Florida Power & Light

  • REGULATORY AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE
    Pat O'Connor, Legislative Counsel, NAFA Fleet Management Association
    Ron Norris, VP International and Strategic Accounts, Terex

  • INFLUENTIAL LEADERSHIP
    Bruce Bolger
    Director, Safety
    Eversource Energy

  • TELEMATICS
    Improving Driver Safety: Nina Kisch, Manager, Transportation Services, Pacific Gas and Electric
    Remote Diagnostics: Scott Sutarik, OnCommand Connection Service Program Manager, Navistar
    Usage in Work Management: Mark Muratore, Senior Technical Solutions, AT&T

  • FLEET STANDARDS FOR AERIAL EQUIPMENT
    Greg Loew, Fleet Specialist, Avista Utilities
    Mark Johnson, Director of Fleet Operations, DTE Energy
    Glen Guillory, Manager, Fleet Management, Entergy

  • FLEET FINANCES
    Moderated by Tom Nimmo, Partner, Utilimarc
    Jeffrey Shingler, Executive Manager of Business Services, Consumers Energy
    Dave Fisher, Fleet Manager, PNM Resources
    Steve Rolland, Fleet Supervisor, We Energies

  • DISTRACTED DRIVING: FLEETING ATTENTION
    James B. Hood, Partner, The Hood Law Firm

Roundtables

Roundtables at EUFMC address common challenges by allowing fleet executives to share best practices and to work with suppliers to find solutions. Discussion topics are determined based on member surveys.

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