Date & Time
Thursday, April 11, 2024, 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
General Session 4: Smart Grid 2.0 & AI: Transforming Distribution Operations at the Edge

We’ve all heard the power grid was designed for one-way power flow – from generator to customers. But the inexorable trends around decarbonization, decentralization, digitalization, and electrification have introduced new capabilities and challenges to the future of the grid. Can it be made more reliable? Will it be expensive? How equitable will the future distribution grid be? In this conversation, we’ll cover how these 4 trends are impacting the grid and how utilities can use artificial intelligence and grid-edge computing to enable a more-resilient, more-capable grid.