A note from the President of USMA
Our 2017 conference brings us to the Omni Hotel in Ft Worth, TX, the city of Cowboys, Culture, and Commerce. Located within walking distance or a short free trolley ride to downtown shopping and entertainment districts, as well as close to many local attractions such as the Stockyards National Historic District, Cultural District, Ft Worth Zoo and Texas Motor Speedway. The Board of Directors is proud to host the event here and we are finalizing a strong program for the 22nd USMA conference.
I hope you will take time to explore the Ft Worth area while making the most of the educational and networking opportunities… Read More
Breakout Session Topics
Renewables and the MicroGrid | Flow of Risk, Risk Assignment – EPC | Future of the Utility Industry | Talent Needs of the Near Future | Process Automation | Regulatory Impact of Buy America & its Evolution | Grid Assurance | Borrowing Supply Chain Practices from Other Industries | Disruptive Technologies and Threats to the Grid | EPA Lessons Learned | Responding, Preparing and Finding Resources in an Emergency | RFID Technology & Asset Management | Data Centers | Distributed Generation | Drones | Management and Leadership Sessions
Over 17 hours of educational program that could be used for continuing education. (Check with your accrediting organization to confirm)
Sessions and topics are subject to change without notice
17 hours of educational programming + session tracking form to help you record educational session attendance for certification
Over 40 Speakers
25 Breakout Sessions to choose from
We takes pride that the conference is presented in a non-commercial format
3 General Sessions – Download the Program PDF
First Timers Reception, Welcome Reception, 3 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches & Tuesday Night Dinner Event
70+ Exhibitors at the USMA Table Top Session
Good fun for good works
Charity Golf and Tennis Events
USMA Policy on Private Events
The Utility Supply Management Alliance does not allow private events to be held during scheduled conference sessions and social functions. Private events may be held outside of regular conference hours. Events should be kept small. The USMA logo and name may not be used without written permission from the Utility Supply Management Alliance.
Please do not send mass emails to conference participants prior to and during the conference.