Innovation in Action Roadshows

ARCOS is going on the road…and we’d like you to join us and your regional peers!


ARCOS is going on the road…and we’d like you to join us and your regional peers! Coming together to solve challenges and overcome obstacles is one of the many qualities that make the utility industry shine. We’ve partnered with a utility in your region to create a space where you can meet and share your knowledge on topics such as mobility in the field, adoption and rollout of new technology and determining the most important information you need during daily operations or events in order to make informed, efficient decisions.

This one-day event will be comprised of 80% interactive, roundtable discussions where you can learn from your peers and come together within your region to take on some of the toughest challenges you face. We will also have an expert-led workshop on emergency planning and ICS execution, as well as showcase a few ways that utilities are using technology to speed up processes and reduce manual tasks.

We’ll start the roadshow with a reception the night before, that way you’ll know everyone when we get started the next morning! The meeting the next day will be over by 4PM so you can drive or catch a quick flight home.

Click “Register” to sign up for your region today.

Dates and Locations

Southeast Region- Hosted by Tampa Electric Company, June 20-21, 2018

  • Tampa, FL
  • 6/20 Welcome Reception 5:30PM – 7:30PM
  • 6/21 Innovation in Action Roadshow 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Northeast Region- Hosted by Eversource Energy, June 26-27, 2018

  • Manchester, NH
  • 6/26 Welcome Reception 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • 6/27 Innovation in Action Roadshow 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Midwest Region- Hosted by Ameren Corporation, July 24-25, 2018

  • 1901 Chouteau Ave St. Louis, MO 63103
  • 7/24 Welcome Reception 5:30PM – 7:30PM
  • 7/25 Innovation in Action Roadshow 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Southwest Region- Hosted by San Diego Gas & Electric

  • San Diego, CA
  • 7/11 Welcome Reception 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
  • 7/12 Innovation in Action Roadshow 8:00AM – 4:00PM

Northwest Region- Hosted by Portland General Electric

  • Dates and Location Coming Soon- Mid August 

Ready to Register?

Tentative Agenda for All Roadshows (Topics Subject to Change):

Night Before the Roadshow Meeting

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM Welcome Reception

Innovation in Action Roadshow:

8:00 AM Breakfast (Provided by ARCOS)
8:30 AM Situational Awareness: What Info is Most Important for Making Quick Decisions (Interactive Roundtable Discussion)
9:45 AM Situational Awareness Mini-Topic: How Technology Comes into Play
10:00 AM Break
10:15 AM Change Management: Best Practices for Adopting New Technology and Processes (Interactive Roundtable Discussion)
11:45 AM Change Management Mini Topic
12:00 PM Lunch (Provided by ARCOS)
1:15 PM Host Utility Presentation
1:45 PM Break
2:00 PM Workshop for Emergency Planning and ICS: Taught by Special Guest (Interactive Workshop)
3:00 PM Daily Operations- Integrating your Systems(Interactive Roundtable Discussion)
3:45 PM Wrap Up: Review of the Day, Ways to Stay Connected


Cost- Registration is free for this event. You’ll be responsible for your travel and lodging. ARCOS will provide appetizers during the reception, and breakfast/lunch during the roadshow.

Dress Code- Dress code is Business Casual

Registration- To register, click the “Register” button above and select the regional meeting that you’d like to attend. The dates and location are located in the “Info” section of each ticket/region.

Regions- Can’t make it to your region’s roadshow? Feel free to join other regions! The topics will be very similar from region to region.

Meals- There will be appetizers and beverages at the reception the night before. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided during the Roadshow event.