ScottMadden to Sponsor and Present at Platts Utility Supply Chain Management Conference

Platts 12th Annual Utility Supply Chain Management Conference

Online PR News – 08-January-2014 – Atlanta, GA – ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, is proud to sponsor and present at the Platts 12th Annual Utility Supply Chain Management Conference to be held Monday, January 20–Wednesday, January 22 at the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, California. This conference attracts senior utility procurement, sourcing, and inventory management professionals from across the industry. The event will include a pre-conference workshop and main conference presentation from the ScottMadden team.

Andy Flores, partner at ScottMadden, and Benjamin Foster and Marc Miller, directors at ScottMadden, will present “Essential Strategic Levers of High-Performing Utility Supply Chains.” During this workshop, ScottMadden will share insights and facilitate discussions among industry professionals on the establishment and use of the strategic levers that enable high-performing utility supply chains. This session will provide attendees a better understanding of how these strategic levers can drive improvements in both supply chain and customer operations.

Additionally, Stuart Pearman, partner and energy practice leader at ScottMadden, will present “The Energy Industry Update – The Impact of Current Trends and Where the Industry Is Headed.” This session will feature views of recent significant events and emerging trends including:

• How is the DOE handling requests to export the U.S.’s shale gas “bounty” and how might those LNG exports affect domestic natural gas markets?
• Preparing for the new EPA administrator and compliance deadlines
• The future outlook of nuclear
• Distributed generation – a new paradigm?

About ScottMadden’s Energy Practice
Since 1983, we have been energy consultants. We have served more than 300 clients, including 20 of the top 20 energy utilities. We have performed more than 2,400 projects across every energy utility business unit and every function. We have helped our clients develop strategies, improve operations, reorganize companies, and implement initiatives. Our broad and deep energy utility expertise is not theoretical—it is experience based.

About ScottMadden, Inc.
ScottMadden is the management consulting firm that does what it takes to get it done right. Our practice areas include Energy, Clean Tech & Sustainability, and Corporate & Shared Services. We deliver a broad array of consulting services ranging from strategic planning through implementation across many industries, business units, and functions. To learn more, visit | Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn


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