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Opportunity: Sponsor 2024 Research Study on Transformative Leadership

Updated: May 13


In partnership with Energy Central, the Utility 2030 Collaborative (U2030) is excited to unveil an exclusive opportunity to sponsor our annual research study, “Transformative Leadership at the Intersection of Utility Customers and Operations.” This groundbreaking initiative will delve into critical issues at the evolving juncture of the energy and water sectors, focusing on pioneering leadership strategies across customer and operational arenas.


Sponsorship Opportunities

U2030 and Energy Central are offering two distinct research sponsorship opportunities—one tailored for a solution provider and the other for a utility company. Sponsors will be intricately involved in the study’s design, execution, and widespread dissemination.


Other Sponsorship Benefits 

  • Direct input on the creation of survey instruments and interview guides.

  • Opportunities for executive participation throughout the research process.

  • High-visibility brand placement with U2030 and Energy Central across all associated websites, research documentation, press materials, and promotional content.

  • Enhanced demand generation via prominent report promotion and an exclusive Energy Central PowerSession. 


Register for an Exclusive Information Session to Learn More About the Study

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 – For Utility Company Employees

Wednesday, May 22, 2024 – For Solution Providers


Other Important Dates

  • June 2024: Official project commencement, featuring surveys and executive interviews.

  • September 2024: Preliminary results to be showcased at the U2030 SPARK event.

  • October 2024: Publication of the comprehensive final report.

  • November 2024: A special PowerSession panel discussion featuring sponsors and other industry luminaries who will share insights and implications drawn from the research findings.  

Learn More

This research is poised to deliver strategic insights that will significantly benefit sponsors’ business development efforts. This exclusive sponsorship offers the utility sponsor an unparalleled opportunity to shape influential research and gain advanced insights, boosting strategic decision-making and enhancing industry positioning.

For more information, a detailed prospectus, and special incentive pricing, please contact Mike Smith at


About U2030

The Utility 2030 Collaborative (U2030) is a vibrant community of utility leaders propelling utility transformation efforts forward. Passionate about the success and personal well-being of every person in our membership body, we offer knowledge transfer and leadership development services at the nexus of utility customers and operational excellence.

We leverage surprising creativity through our Events, Programs, Advisory Services, and Resources to foster connections that spark innovation. We thrive on authenticity, infusing every interaction with a kinetic energy that invigorates, inspires, and ignites action. At U2030, utility transformation isn’t just a corporate journey; it’s a rewarding experience in which every voice has value. Learn more by visiting


About Energy Central

Energy Central is a community platform for electric power industry professionals to share, learn, and connect in a collaborative environment. Supported by leading industry organizations, our mission is to help industry professionals connect and advance knowledge sharing for the benefit of the industry. We help the industry work better. Join the Energy Central Community today and be part of a growing community of over 200,000 registered members. If you are interested in Energy Central Event Marketing packages, contact us at and download our media guide.

Primary Research Contact

Mike Smith


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