Asset Management

Risk-Based Asset Management

Feb. 1, 2021
Webinar about preparing for natural disasters & mitigating aging equipment.

Managing risk from wildfires, floods, aging equipment and other disasters is a top priority for any asset-intensive industry. In this webinar, we’ll show how risk mitigation strategies using the latest in AI-powered technology applied to drone imagery state-of-the-art drones, and seamless integration between Intel and SAP innovative technology can save time, money and drive insights to action in a fully verifiable manner.

You'll see how to automate the massive regulatory compliance demands being placed on your organization by easily creating the reports required by Federal, State, and Local Government agencies.

Specific use cases to be discussed include:

  • Vegetation management
  • Equipment failure & wildfire mitigation
  • Pole inventory and conflation
  • Common operating picture (EMS)
  • Asset health monitoring, and more


Mark Christian, Business Development Manager, Geospatial Group, Intel Corporation

Mark Christian is a Business Development Manager for the Intel Geospatial group. Mark has more than 25 years of professional experience using, introducing, and deploying geospatially enabled technology to the civil infrastructure, utility and natural resource industries. Mark has a bachelor’s degree in Geology from California State University, Chico and started his career as a geologist at Placer Dome Inc, a global mining company specializing in gold and other precious metals. After mining, Mark worked on environmental projects throughout California, before going “fully digital” holding a variety of technical and non-technical positions at organizations including County of Marin, Autodesk, Airware, Skycatch and Intel.    

Ron Gray, Sr. Solution Specialist, SAP

Ron Gray is a Sr. Solution Specialist at SAP. Ron has over 30 years extensive experience in architecting, designing, developing, and delivering industry leading technology solutions for the Utility Industry. Ron Led the SAP Geo Spatial enablement team for North America and was instrumental in establishing a Program Management Office and sales strategy for SAP Geographical Enablement. Ron managed the SAP Development and Implementation team at one of the largest United States Utilities and is a strategic technology and IT management advisor for SAP customers and partners on planning, architecting, implementing, and supporting the SAP business software and supporting interfaced systems.    

This webinar was sponsored by Intel and SAP as part of the T&D World Wildfire and Risk Mitigation Conference in December 2020. 

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