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About Anticipate

Urbint Anticipate is the marquee conference on field risk mitigation and the future of safety in utilities. A two-day virtual event, Anticipate brought together leaders to discuss the challenges that utilities face today, safety best practices, and cutting-edge technology to improve safety for the community and workers alike.

Over two days, attendees saw the launch of Urbint Lens for Worker Safety, heard from Billy Beane on how to use data to win when the odds are against you, and watched damage prevention leaders from the gas, electric, and telecom industries discuss challenges they are facing and how they are innovating to overcome them.

Speakers

Billy Beane

Subject of Moneyball and EVP of Baseball Operations of the Oakland A's

Corey Capasso

CEO, Urbint

Emeka Igwilo

Chief Data Officer at Southern Company Gas

Brien Sheahan

Former CEO, Illinois Commerce Commission

Dr. Lindsay Jenkins

VP, Strategy and Technical Operations at Urbint

Benedict Augustine

Head of Machine Learning, Urbint

Lee Shelby

Former Electrical Lineman and #1 Best Selling Author

Dr. Matthew Hallowell

Director of Construction Safety Research Alliance

Nick Stavropoulos

Leading Utility Safety Expert, former President of PG&E

Mishal Thadani

Director of Policy at Urbint

Robert Terjesen

Damage Prevention Manager, National Grid U.S.

Isaac Weathers

Damage Prevention Consultant

Ruby Maa

Machine Learning Product Manager at Urbint

Brandon Hertell

Director of Product Management, Urbint

Nolan Snyder

Senior Manager, Cable Protection at Lumen (CenturyLink)

Erika Hunter

Damage Prevention Program Manager, Puget Sound Energy

Agenda: Day One

12:00pm ET
12:00pm ET
Welcome Address

Opening address from Urbint’s CEO and founder Corey Capasso

12:15pm ET
12:15pm ET
Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game

Join Billy Beane, former general manager of the Oakland A’s and the subject of the blockbuster movie Moneyball, to hear about the incredible Moneyball story, the power of data, and “the art of winning an unfair game.”

01:00pm ET
01:00pm ET
Break and Stretching

Take a break and stretch with fitness and mobility specialist Adam Schersten

01:20pm ET
01:20pm ET
National Grid: Preventing Damage with AI

Learn how National Grid tackles damage prevention to keep its community safe. Hear the utility’s approach, how it uses technology to address damage and allocate resources, and the outcomes of its programs.

02:20pm ET
02:20pm ET
Damage Prevention Leaders Roundtable

Nick Stavropoulos, Former President of PG&E and COO of National Grid USA will lead a discussion with damage prevention leaders on the challenges they face, how they have adapted strategies in response to the pandemic, and how technology will impact damage prevention in the future.

03:30pm ET
03:30pm ET
Urbint Lens for Damage Prevention Product Vision

Informed by your feedback, find out what features and updates are coming to Urbint’s Damage Prevention solution.

Agenda: Day Two

12:00pm ET
12:00pm ET
The State of Regulatory Affairs

Join Brien Sheahan, Former CEO of the Illinois Commerce Commission, and Urbint’s Director of Policy, Mishal Thadani, for a discussion on the changing regulatory landscape as it relates to safety technology.

12:45pm ET
12:45pm ET
Machine Learning 101

Learn how machine learning works. Led by Machine Learning Product Manager, Ruby Maa, this session will review how utilities can benefit from this technology by gaining risk insights that would otherwise be impossible.

01:30pm ET
01:30pm ET
Break and Stretching

Take a break and stretch with fitness and mobility specialist Adam Schersten

02:00pm ET
02:00pm ET
Urbint Lens for Worker Safety

Be among the first to see Urbint's new Worker Safety solution with a product walkthrough from Dr. Lindsay Jenkins, Urbint's VP of Strategy and Technical Operations

02:30pm ET
02:30pm ET
The Science of Worker Safety: Precursor Analysis and Field Safety Engagements

Join Dr. Matthew Hallowell, Director of the Construction Safety Research Alliance, for a deep-dive into changing approaches to protecting workers on the job, and the transition to predictive and risk-based decision making.

03:00pm ET
03:00pm ET
The Personal Side of Safety

Hear the inspiring story of Lee Shelby, a former electrical lineman who lost both hands in a workplace accident. Lee now dedicates himself to promoting a positive safety culture, and is a #1 bestselling author on worker safety.

04:15pm ET
04:15pm ET
At Home Workout

Join Adam for a 45 minute, light cardio workout at home. No equipment is needed

25+ utilities, including 9 of the top 10 largest gas utilities in North America, use Urbint to reduce risk in their communities