Plant Management Institute 2018

Mon. March 19| 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Lincoln E

Are you a Plant Manager or Risk Manager? If you answered YES then this year's Plant Management Institute is the place for you. 20 years ago, a Plant Managers job was slightly different with keeping the plant running the main goal. Today, the plant managers hats have much different priorities and this year's roundtable will focus on the Hat of Risk Manager.

Topics this year will include:

• Safety o Changing the mindset and Culture from top to bottom

• Financial o Gaining buy-in from all stake holders (the accountants to the craft) o How to make the right decision considering the risks of Reliability, Safety & Environmental

• Reliability and Cycling Management o Maintaining Reliability with changing in operational philosophies

• Risk Mitigation o Shifting Reliability Risks Long Term o Long Term Service Contracts

• Environmental Compliance o Comply, Invest, Change Course? - Environmental compliance with existing fleets is a challenge and a risk Recommended CEUs .4/PDHs 4

Track: Plant Management Institute 2018


Session Sponsor

Sponsored by Track Sponsor: Plant Management Best Practices

Speakers

Howze, III, Johnny

Howze, III, Johnny

Plant Manager of Plant Scherer

Georgia Power - Plant Scherer

VonDerHaar, Joe

VonDerHaar, Joe

Plant Manager

East Kentucky Power Cooperative Inc. [EKPC]

Role: Moderator/Chair

Buchanan, Dennis

Buchanan, Dennis

Plant Director, Harrington Station

Xcel Energy

Role: Panelist

Fassett, Jeff

Fassett, Jeff

President

IEM Energy Consultants

Role: Panelist

Strubberg, David

Strubberg, David

Director, Innovation & IT Projects

Ameren Missouri

Role: Panelist

Watts, John

Watts, John

Plant Manager - Prairie Creek Generating Station

Alliant Energy

Role: Panelist