Industry Summits

Infrastructure Resources’ organizes and offers a variety of interactive, industry-focused summits with panels of industry leaders who address major issues within their industry and exploring potential solutions for these concerns. 

Electric Safety Summit

What are the best practices for damage prevention after a disaster?
Moderated by Cliff Meidl of Cliff Meidl Enterprises, LLC

Panel members include:

    Kelley Heinz of ComEd
    Becca Virden of Minnesota Rural Electric Association

Excavator Perspective Summit

What steps can be taken to improve communication?
Panel is under construction

Fiber Optic Asset Protection Summit

Should we be looking up as well as looking down?
Moderated by Chris McDermott of AT&T

Panel members include:

    Jim Hayes of The Fiber Optic Association
    Darcy Hurlock of Telus
    George Kemp of MetroNet
    Andrea Stainback of CenturyLink

Global One-Call Summit

What is the role of a One-Call Center in impacting legislation and education? Does it improve damage prevention?
Moderated by Mike Sullivan of Alberta One-Call Corporation

Panel members include:

    Richard Broome of LSBUD
    Bruce Campbell of MISS DIG 811
    Louis Panzer of NC811

Pipeline Safety & Awareness Summit

How can field data be used to drive actions across the company?
Moderated by TBD

Panel members include:

    Bill Stephens of Black Hills Energy

Underground Safety Summit

What is the best approach for attracting and keeping good locators?
Moderated by Ron Peterson of Nulca

Panel members include:

    AJ Clark of Badger Daylighting
    Innes Fisher of Utility Location Services Ltd

Water & Sewer Infrastructure Protection Summit

What does responsible potholing look like?
Moderated by TBD

Panel members include:

    Bob Edwards of Citizens Energy Group