Water 2.0 would like to share a speaker update for our:

Water 2.0 Conference: Digitally Connecting the Water Industry
October 4-5, 2017 – Charlotte NC

Water Enters the Digital Era. Big Data Solutions, Information Powered Utilities and Smarter Customers


Our event will be hosted on the campus of Pfeiffer University in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Our Conference Chairman is Dr. Kenneth E. Russell, Vice President for Digital Transformation and CIO at Pfeiffer University and Author of Social Knowledge.


Wednesday, October 4th Location
Pfeiffer University
1515 Mockingbird Lane
Charlotte NC 28209

Thursday, October 5th Location
Pfeiffer University
Henry Pfeiffer Chapel
48380 US-52
Misenheimer NC 28109

The Water 2.0 Conference: Digitally Connecting the Water Industry will focus on the use of data analytics, software, cyber security for water utilities and industrial water users. Participants will include water and energy industry authorities, utilities professionals and representatives from the EPA.

Speakers for the Charlotte Water 2.0 Conference include:

Colleen Perry Keith, PhD, President, Pfeiffer University
Alan Hinchman, Vice President, Gray Matter Systems
Adam Tank, Digital Water Leader – GE Water & Distributed Power, GE Power & Water
Kenneth E. Russell, PhD, Vice President, Digital Transformation and CIO, Pfeiffer University and Author of Social Knowledge
Karen Sorber, Executive Chair/CEO, Micronic Technologies
Stephen Spoonamore, CEO, eSurface Inc./Co-Founder and Board Member, ABSMaterials Inc.
Erik Hromadka, CEO, Global Water Technologies, Inc.
Charles “Charlie” Gause, Cofounder, Acting CEO & President, Triad Growth Partners
Allison Chinchar, Meteorologist, CNN International Weather Team
Jim Hurd, Director, GreenScience Exchange
FBI Representative
Vincent Caprio, Water 2.0 Director & Founder

Questions in regard to the event may be directed to:

Vincent Caprio


2017 Infrastructure Report Card – America’s Infrastructure Scores a D+
American Society of Civil Engineers

The Future of Water Management: A Menu for Policy Makers in the Digital Industrial Era
GE Digital Policy White Paper

TechHub: Ransomware Wreaking Global Havoc, Real-Time Asset Condition & Water Innovations
GrayMatter Systems

West View utility trying sensors to reduce line breaks, expensive repairs
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mayoral candidates call for more technology, changes in makeup of S&WB
Fox 8 WVUE

UK firm to harness salt water to power battery plans
The National


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Looking forward to seeing you in Charlotte on October 4th and 5th!