Open to participating members of the Distribution and Transmission Best Practices Programs
The Gas Control Room Management Best Practices Roundtable is a joint effort of the Distribution and Transmission Best Practices Programs. The roundtable will be held October 23 – 25, 2012 at the CenterPoint Energy headquarters, Houston, TX and is scheduled to begin Tuesday, October 23 at 10:00 a.m. The roundtable will feature company presentations from top-performing gas utilities on specific processes and practices that have contributed to their outstanding operational performance, as well as companies identified as having unique practices that have been implemented to improve operations. Additionally, the roundtable will feature presentations by transmission pipeline operators on their CRM plans and audits that have been conducted. Meeting attendees will assemble with their respective breakout groups for in-depth group discussions on specific operational challenges and identify best practices to address those challenges. The roundtable will conclude with a best practices summary presentation for each topic area. The meeting is scheduled to adjourn on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 12:00 p.m.
Meeting registrants (SMEs) are strongly encouraged to review the data report, graphs and questionnaire response summary for Gas Control Room Management with their Best Practices Program representative in advance of the roundtable to get a better understanding of their company’s performance. Meeting registrants will be required to download the meeting materials from AGA’s website, print and bring with them to the roundtable. The link for the meeting materials will be forwarded within 1-2 weeks prior to the roundtable. Copies of the agenda, breakout group list and discussion questions/topics will be available onsite .
Best Practices Program: Nneka Assing, Director, Engineering Services, (202) 824-7332
Event Registration and Logistics: Vanessa George, Senior Associate, (202) 824-7333