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Game Changers Series Session 9: Benefits of Interoperability Standards to Utilities Webinar

The discussion in the industry related to smart grid interoperability standards continues, and may utilities are asking , "Why should I care?" In this Webinar, George Bjelovuk, Managing Director of Enterprise Technology at American Electric Power. and member of SGIP Governing Board, discusses interoperability standards benefits to utilities. Participants will learn about positive impacts to an enterprise's technology portfolio and skill set inventory derived from the deployment of interoperable products, benefits from avoiding vendor lock-in, and the enterprise costs of driving interoperability.

About The Series:
Burns & McDonnell and GE, in partnership with Transmission & Distribution World, are launching a series of webinars in 2011 exploring innovative technologies and ideas that will truly change how power is delivered and consumed. This nine-part series launches on February 24 with a discussion of phasor measurement units and concludes with a live event November 16-17, 2011, in Atlanta, Ga.

Join Burns & McDonnell, GE and their clients as they introduce online discussions that will challenge your thinking, starting with how phasor measuring devices are changing the economics of power delivery

GAME CHANGERS: Innovation brought to life -- Register Now!

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