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Plugged in: Accelerating progress in power & utilities IT - Part 2

December 6, 2018

In this edition of KPMG Global Energy Institute’s Plugged In, we asked Tim Gunter about what the recent 2018 Harvey Nash CIO survey results indicate about the Utility CIO Agenda. This is the second part of a two-part interview. In last month’s edition, you discussed the survey results for utility companies compared with other industries. What do these results mean for the future of utilities IT?

The future of finance depends on effective finance business partners

November 29, 2018

In this edition of KPMG Global Energy Institute’s Plugged In, we asked Brad Stansberry and Matt Campbell to discuss how leading-practice organizations are creating new ties between Finance and the business by making full use of a Finance Business Partner, a role designed to help organizations improve their overall performance and drive new value.

Plugged in: Accelerating progress in power & utilities IT - Part 1

November 28, 2018

In this edition of KPMG Global Energy Institute’s Plugged In, we asked Tim Gunter to discuss the recent 2018 Harvey Nash CIO survey results and how Utilities IT stacks up against other industries. This is the first part of a two-part interview. Utilities are often characterized as lagging other industries in IT innovation and operational maturity. Is it accurate?

The impact of uncertainty on the utility CIO’s agenda

November 16, 2017

In a time of economic, regulatory and political uncertainty, the power and utilities industry is finding ways to apply innovation and digital strategy to reduce operating costs and meet escalating consumer and employ expectations for a superior digital experience. In this edition of KPMG Global Energy Institute’s Plugged In, we asked Paul Fritz about the recent 2017 Harvey Nash CIO survey results and what they indicate about the utility CIO’s agenda.

Stress testing: Anticipating extreme events in the utilities sector

June 27, 2018

In this edition of KPMG Global Energy Institute’s Plugged In, we asked Brian O’Neal and Patrick Wagner about establishing a robust stress-testing regime.

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