Power and utilities events

PwC is committed to bringing you insights, leading practices and updates on current issues and trends impacting the power and utilities industry. We do this by facilitating events and roundtable peer discussions, providing CPE-eligible webcasts and trainings as well as supporting industry conferences and tradeshows. We invite you to take a look at some of our upcoming programs.

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Gain momentum toward lease implementation compliance
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at 2 p.m. EDT

If you’re still assessing what the new leasing standards will mean for your company or you’re in the very beginning stages of implementation – you’re not alone. That’s why PwC and PowerPlan are teaming up to bring you information and insights that can help you gain momentum, avoid missteps and successfully reach your goals.

  • Compare your progress against others as we review implementation trends
  • Gain market insights on ways to simplify and streamline your implementation efforts
  • Learn from companies that are further along in their implementations of a lease management system
  • Formulate a plan forward that focuses on compliance and readiness

Register


Navigating changing industry dynamics with technology

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, at 12 p.m. EDT

PwC’s Jag Mukherjee will moderate this webcast hosted by alliance partner GE Digital. Business models that have enjoyed decades of stability are suddenly challenged by new entrants and evolving social changes. What should power and utility companies do to ensure stability of growth and revenue while planning for the next evolution of their strategy?  In this interactive panel discussion, explore how global players in various energy and utility markets are leveraging digital to not just survive, but thrive in uncertain times.
Register


AGA & EEI Revenue Recognition Workshop with PwC
Sept. 26 - 27, 2017 - Dallas, TX

With the adoption of the new revenue standard now imminent, Power and utilities companies need to evaluate many of their arrangements, update certain processes relating to disclosures and make judgments regarding the recognition of revenue in certain transactions.  PwC joins AGA and EEI for a seminar that will include: the latest updates on activities of the TRG and the AICPA Power & Utilities task force; case studies focusing on questions raised during implementation and more. Estimated CPE credit: 10.8 hours
Register

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Conferences

PwC is proud to support the following conferences, trade shows and events.

EEI AGA Accounting Leadership and Chief Audit Executive Conference
Jun 2017 | Portland, OR

ESRI User Conference
July 10 - 14, 2017 | San Diego, CA 

SAP for Utilities
Sept 10-12, 2017 | Huntington Beach, CA

2017 AGA Executive Conference
Oct. 1 – 2, 2017 | Sea Island, GA

Oracle Open World
Oct 1-5, 2017 | San Francisco, CA

52nd EEI Financial Conference
Nov 5-7, 2017 | Orlando, FL

AGA/EEI Fall Accounting Conference
Nov 12-15, 2017 | Miami, FL

Planet 2017 (PowerPlan Users Conference)
Nov 12-15, 2017 | Phoenix, AZ

16th Annual Platts Utility Supply Chain Management Conference
Jan. 22-23, 2018 | Coronado, CA

31th Annual SNL Power & Gas M&A Symposium
Jan. 30 – Feb. 1, 2018 | New York, NY

Platts Global Power Markets Conference
2018 | Las Vegas, NV

CS Week
April 30 – May 4, 2018 | Tampa, FL

Maximo User Group 2018 Spring Workshop
2018 | Location TBD

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PwC Events

Signature Programs

PwC hosts several programs throughout the year for our clients to learn, connect and share. Please contact us if you’re interested in learning more.

2017 Power & Utilities Senior Executive Forum
Sept. 10-12, 2017 | Pebble Beach, CA
Chief Executive Officers, Chief Financial Officer and other senior executives from prominent power and utility companies discuss the latest trends and issues impacting the industry. Email us for more information.

2017 Power & Utilities Senior Tax Executive Roundtable
Sept. 17-19, 2017 | Washington, DC
Senior tax executives come together to discuss the latest tax trends and issues impacting the industry. Email us for more information.

2017 Power & Utilities Risk and Assurance Roundtable
Oct. 1-3, 2017 | Charleston, SC
During this roundtable, Chief Audit Executives and Chief Risk Officers from prominent power and utility companies share insights and leading practices. Email us for more information.

2017 Power & Utilities Year-End Technical Update
Dec. 6 - 7, 2017 | Chicago, IL
Designed for controllers and senior accounting or finance professionals; this program focuses on SEC and financial reporting year-end updates, trends and more. Email us for more information.

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Webcasts/Training

Webcasts

Gain momentum toward lease implementation compliance
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at 2 p.m. EDT

If you’re still assessing what the new leasing standards will mean for your company or you’re in the very beginning stages of implementation – you’re not alone. That’s why PwC and PowerPlan are teaming up to bring you information and insights that can help you gain momentum, avoid missteps and successfully reach your goals.

  •  Compare your progress against others as we review implementation trends
  • Gain market insights on ways to simplify and streamline your implementation effort
  • Learn from companies that are further along in their implementations of a lease management system
  • Formulate a plan forward that focuses on compliance and readiness

Register

Navigating changing industry dynamics with technology
Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, at 12 p.m. EDT

PwC’s Jag Mukherjee will moderate this webcast hosted by alliance partner GE Digital. Business models that have enjoyed decades of stability are suddenly challenged by new entrants and evolving social changes. What should power and utility companies do to ensure stability of growth and revenue while planning for the next evolution of their strategy?  In this interactive panel discussion, explore how global players in various energy markets are leveraging digital to not just survive, but thrive in uncertain times.

Register
 

Archived webcasts

Power & Utilities Technical Update: Q2 2017 Webcast
Lease Accounting Implementation: Leading Practices for Power & Utilities
Power & Utilities Q1 2017 Technical Update

In-Person Training Seminars

AGA & EEI Revenue Recognition Workshop with PwC
Sept. 26 - 27, 2017 - Dallas, TX

With the adoption of the new revenue standard now imminent, Power and utilities companies need to evaluate many of their arrangements, update certain processes relating to disclosures and make judgments regarding the recognition of revenue in certain transactions.  PwC joins AGA & EEI for a seminar that will include: the latest updates on activities of the TRG and the AICPA Power & Utilities task force; case studies focusing on questions raised during implementation and more. Estimated CPE credit: 10.8 hours
Register

Other

PwC offers these specialized, CPE-eligible training courses, including those described in this information packet. If you’re interested in the content covered within one of these seminars, but are unable to attend the pre-scheduled sessions, we can also facilitate a special session organized on a regional, state or individual company basis. Please email us for more information.

Power Markets and Contract Review 
Aug. 15-16, 2017 | Atlanta
This training is for those with an interest in gaining a more complete understanding of the Independent System Operators (ISO) and Regional Transmission Organizations (RTO) markets as well as the related accounting complexities. We will discuss various transactions that occur and the complex accounting implications of those transactions with a specific focus on lease consolidation and derivative accounting. Learn more or register.

The Rate Case Experience 
September 18-22, 2017 | Atlanta
This week-long seminar provides accountants, tax professionals, engineers, attorneys, internal auditors, analysts and others with an understanding of the requirements and mechanics of a traditional rate case, including the underlying concepts of rate base, rate of return and allowable operating expenses. It includes a workshop that leads up to a mock rate filing and hearing. Learn more or register.

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Julie S. Nicholas
US Energy, Utilities & Mining Marketing Manager
Tel: +1 (561) 374 3843
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