CPC 2019
Join the 3rd Annual

Connected Plant Conference

Harnessing Digital Tools to Drive Success
February 19-21, 2019
Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, Charlotte, NC

Share and learn practical information about IIoT (Industrial
Internet of Things) implementation in industrial environments.

Presenters explore the fast-paced advances in automation, data analytics, computing networks, “smart” sensors, augmented reality, and other technologies that companies are using to improve their processes and overall businesses in today’s competitive environment.

While some other events may touch on new data-driven analytics products and services, the Connected Plant Conference is the only event focused exclusively on technology designed for the power generation sector.

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Chemical Engineering hosts a separate conference track for the chemical process industries. Learn how others are adopting the latest digital technologies for process, product, and enterprise improvements.

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Benefits of Attending

Increase your operational efficiency

Regardless of ownership structure, fleet size, or fuel, new digital cloud-computing operational and management tools are now available to help you squeeze more from your investments. Greater connectivity, paired with appropriate data management and analysis, can enable power generation facilities of any size and any technology to address challenges both large and small.

Network with the industry’s early adopters

Meet generators who have adopted the latest connected plant tools. The speaker line-up will provide access to power generators and chemical plants that have adopted the latest digital monitoring, diagnostic, analytics, Industrial Internet of Things, and decision-support technologies.

Discuss solutions for challenges at your plant

Tell vendor representatives what challenges you face and what capabilities are on your wish list. Get a firm grasp on the new digital operating environment and what solutions will work for your plant.

A Certificate of Completion will be available and can be applied towards Professional Development Hours

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Pricing & Registration

Learn how plants are connected via technology

Pricing and Benefits


2018 Connected Plant Conference Highlights

Hosted by POWER and Chemical Engineering, the 2nd annual Connected Plant Conference provided attendees with the latest digital monitoring, diagnostic, analytics, Industrial Internet of Things, and decision-support technology for the power generation and chemical process industries. Check out highlights from the 2nd Annual Connected Plant Conference from February 2018 by clicking the video icon. Thanks for making the second event a successful one with 269 attendees from 9 countries!

What is IoT in the Power Industry?

Listen to Aaron Larson, Executive Editor at POWER, discuss four major technology areas that can be leveraged to enable power plants to fully utilize digital solutions.

What is IoT in the Chemical Industry?

Listen to Dorothy Lozowski, Editorial Director at Chemical Engineering, discuss how the advances associated with IoT are enabling the chemical processing industries to do much more with their data.

2019 Sponsors


POWER Interview: The Future of Power Sector Engineering Amid Market Disruptions

Danish engineering, design, and consultancy firm Ramboll Group in December  entered into an agreement to acquire U.S-based engineering and design consultancy OBG. Founded in 1945, OBG has delivered integrated engineering solutions within water, energy, environment and advanced manufacturing, and today, the company says it has extensive client relationships in both the private and public sectors, […]


DOE and FERC Mull Incentivizing Cybersecurity, Physical Security of Power and Gas Infrastructure

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) want to explore how federal and state authorities could incentivize cybersecurity and physical security in the power and natural gas sectors. The agencies issued a notice on Feb. 4 announcing they would jointly hold a technical conference on Thursday, March 28, 2019, from […]


Connected Plant 2019  ‘Game Changers’: The People Behind Digital Innovation

Behind the digital tools that make the industrial internet of things (IIOT) in the power generation and chemical process industries are people. The upcoming Connected Plant Conference—Feb. 19–21, 2019, in Charlotte, North Carolina—will recognize the achievements of 11 individuals and companies who are fast risers in the field. Through insight and experience, these “Game Changer” champions […]

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555 South McDowell Street, South Tower
Charlotte, NC, 28204

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