The UTC Telecom & Technology Conference is your opportunity to join thousands of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) professionals and technology partners.
Each day is filled with opportunities to learn from global experts who aren’t solely talking about modernizing utilities – they’re putting it to work. You’ll have opportunities to learn at pre-conference training, summits, and three days of education covering all aspects of the ICT industry, and build powerful professional resources in the exhibit hall.

Join our Energy & Utilities team at the below sessions. Can't make a session? Stop by booth #321 and connect with our experts! 

ADSS Life Cycle Study Results—An International Review

Wednesday, June 19, 8:10 - 9:10 AM CST

This session will examine the results of UTC’s All Dielectric Self-Supporting (ADSS) Optical Cable Lifecycle Study, conducted early in 2019. Speakers will present key findings from the study, such as exploring how the age of deployed ADSS fiber correlates to failures or signal attenuation, how ADSS is deployed and maintained, and specific issues such as splicing, fiber characterization testing, and tracking. The presentation is based upon 67 responses from utilities across North America, Europe, and South Africa.


  • Jim McClanahan, Senior Principal, Energy & Utilities Practice, West Monroe Partners

Significant Challenges from Physical to Application, Upgrading a Wireless Telecom Platform

Thursday, June 20, 5:00 - 6:00 PM CST

BGE is upgrading their legacy DA wireless platform, utilizing the same new platform to also support CVR yet requiring the new platform have no impact on AMI telecom, running the same frequency and common back-office systems. This presentation reviews the challenges associated with the integration of this telecom deployment. 


  • Ken Magrow, Senior Manager, Energy & Utilities Practice, West Monroe Partners  


Fort Worth Convention Center
1201 Houston Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Register below, we hope to see you there!