John Cowan

Duke Energy
Analytics Strategist & Lead Data Scientist - Market Solutions

John Cowan is an analytics strategist and lead data scientist within Duke Energy’s Market Solutions Analytics organization in Charlotte, NC. In this role, John manages enterprise-wide initiatives in support of the power quality, reliability & integrity of Duke Energy’s distribution network as well as leading advanced analytics research in customer satisfaction. John is also responsible for leading strategic planning and goal management for the organization. Prior to joining the Duke Energy in 2015, John worked within financial services for 15 years in marketing analytics, data science and quality & productivity. He is a certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt, earned an MBA from UNC’s Kenan-Flagler School of Business and lives with his family in Salisbury, NC.

Sessions

May 7, 2019

10:00  -  11:00

105: Enterprise Distribution System Health

Duke Energy’s “Enterprise Distribution System Heath” program is a study in unleashing the synergistic power of merging a geospatial platform with Big Data analytics. This tool is leveraged by Power Quality and Reliability engineers across the company seeking to improve the performance of the electrical distribution system. Duke was searching for a solution to help … Continued

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May 7, 2019

3:15  -  4:30

401: Falling Forward in Establishing Analytics Building Blocks

In this panel discussion, experts will discuss the lessons they have learned while developing analytics strategies, organizational frameworks, processes and resource needs at their utilities. Come and take part in this robust discussion.

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