About IDC European Utilities Executive Summit


Date: March 18-19, 2019
Location: Nice, France

Now in its seventh year, the IDC European Utilities Executive Summit has become the key European event for utility executives. The theme for the 2019 summit, which will be held in Cap Ferrat, France, on March 18–19, is Relevance, Risk, and Resilience — The 3Rs That Matter in Utilities’ Transformation Journey.

The summit brings together insights and interactions on the biggest issues through keynote speeches, panel debates, workshops, and peer-to-peer networking, focusing on how European utilities will execute on their respective road maps and landmark use cases to become “digital-native” enterprises.

The summit is a two-day residential event with a focus on thought leadership and best practice sharing. The agenda includes plenary keynotes, case studies, workshops, roundtable discussions, one-to-one meetings, a gala dinner, team building challenges, and extensive networking, with an emphasis on active participation to offer the best experience for delegates and sponsors alike.

Key topics to be discussed during the 2019 summit include:

  • Harnessing the power of artificial intelligence
  • Energy as a service: changing the role of the customer and the energy supplier in B2B
  • Optimizing organizational resilience in your transformation journey
  • Customer experience transformation

The summit is an invitation-only event which brings together 45–55 C-level IT and LOB heads to support fully integrated business and IT discussions that focus around not just technology but what it really means to the business. Attendees will be chief digital officers, chief innovation officers, CEOs, CIOs, heads of IT, CTOs, COOs, chief commercial officers, heads of strategy, heads of operations, heads of research/innovation, heads of new energy technologies/projects, heads of smart grid programs, heads of smart metering programs, sales and marketing directors and VPs, customer service directors and VPs, and network and infrastructure directors and VPs.

For more information, visit the website at https://idcutilitiessummit.com/