ScottMadden to Chair Infocast’s Transmission Summit Executive Forum
08/31/2011

ScottMadden, Inc., a leading general management consulting firm, is pleased to chair the Executive Forum at Infocast’s upcoming Transmission Summit West 2011. Cristin Lyons, partner and leader of ScottMadden’s transmission, distribution, and smart grid community of practice, will chair the Forum. The theme is Strategies for Meeting Transmission Needs in the West.

Online PR News – 31-August-2011 – – ScottMadden, Inc., a leading general management consulting firm, is pleased to chair the Executive Forum at Infocast’s upcoming Transmission Summit West 2011. Cristin Lyons, partner and leader of ScottMadden’s transmission, distribution, and smart grid community of practice, will chair the Forum. The theme is Strategies for Meeting Transmission Needs in the West.

Cristin said, “This conference provides a unique opportunity to delve into the challenges faced in the western United States and the impacts that FERC rulemaking and EPA regulation will have on transmission investments.”

Stu Pearman, ScottMadden partner and energy practice leader, will present on Supply Trends and Impacts on Transmission. Stu noted, “The supply landscape is one of unprecedented change and substantial uncertainty. The impacts on transmission will be significant and complex.”

David Adams, a ScottMadden director, will chair a panel discussion on Transmission Cost Allocation and Cost Recovery in the West. This panel will explore cost allocation and cost recovery methods required to address the challenges faced by developers of multi-state/multi-jurisdictional transmission projects.

The Infocast Transmission Summit West will be held September 19–22, 2011 at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel in San Francisco, CA. The three-day event will explore a range of subjects driving the investment in transmission infrastructure throughout the western United States. To read more about the conference, please visit the conference web site: http://bit.ly/oT2Yni

For nearly 30 years, ScottMadden has been a leader in energy consulting serving more than 200 energy organizations, including 90% of the top 20 utilities, and completed thousands of projects.

About ScottMadden, Inc.
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About Infocast
For more than 25 years, Infocast, a division of Information Forecast Inc., has been producing the highest quality conferences and events. Infocast produces more than 50 conferences and events per year, with each one tailored to the needs of the clients and the industries they serve. For more information, visit www.infocastnetwork.com.