Leidos Experts Reveal The Power of Purple At DistribuTECH

          Leidos Experts Reveal The Power of Purple At DistribuTECH

Company Experts to Present Five Technical Sessions and Three In-Booth Demos

PR Newswire

RESTON, Va., Jan. 9, 2014

RESTON, Va., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Energy and utility experts from
Leidos [NYSE: LDOS] will speak and present in-booth demonstrations at the
DistribuTECH Conference and Exhibition, to be held Jan. 28-30 at the Henry B.
Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas.

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Formerly named SAIC- and including strategic acquisitions of The Benham
Companies, R. W. Beck, and Patrick Energy Services- Leidos has been a
conference sponsor for five years. This year, Leidos will showcase the "Power
of Purple" with its new name and perspective.

Leidos energy experts will be presenting alongside utilities on topics
including grid modernization and smart grid program design. Throughout exhibit
hours, Leidos will also host in-booth demonstrations (booth #1827) on big data
analytics, emerging technologies including critical communications and
cybersecurity, and Smart Grid as a Service (SGS). Experts will show how
applying the company's data analytics and critical infrastructure experience
to energy operations improves efficiencies, security, and processes. 

The following Leidos experts will speak at the event:

Presenters               Session                        Date and Time
Randy Dotson, Lakeland   Lakeland Smart Grid            Tues., Jan. 28, 1:00-
Electric                 Initiative-                   2:30 p.m
                         What Worked and What Didn't
Bob Maurer, Leidos       in Electric and Water Advanced 
                         Metering Infrastructure
                                                       Room 213A
Nick Hendricks, Jr.,                                    Tues., Jan. 28, 1:00-
Kings                    Smart Grid as a Service- Not  2:30p.m
Mountain                 Just for Electric, But for Gas
Chris Tipton and Rob     Water Infrastructure, Too
Jamieson,                                               Room 213A
Gail Cohen, Jason Haber, Hold on Tight... Smart        Tues., Jan. 28, 3:00-
and Joe                  Metering                       4:30 p.m
Morley, Braintree        is Just the Beginning of an
Electric and             Exciting Journey: How To       
Light Department         Implement AMI and MDM and
                         Realize Value at a             Room 214A
Zac Canders, Leidos      Municipality
Jason P. Handley, Duke   Cost and Benefits of a Modular Tues., Jan. 28, 3:00-
Energy                   Smart Grid Architecture:       4:30 p.m
                         Multiple T&D Use Cases via a
Jeff Norman, Leidos      Common Nodal Communications    
                                                       Room 217A
                                                        Wed., Jan. 29, 9:30-
David Lawrence, Duke     Mine It Before You Analyze     11:00 a.m
Energy                   It:
                         Duke Energy's Data Mining and  
Dave Mulder, Leidos      Analytics Initiative
                                                        Room 216AB

For more information on Leidos presentations and DistribuTECH, visit

DistribuTECH is the utility industry's leading smart grid conference and
exposition with more than 8,400 professionals from 48 countries. The event
covers automation and control systems, energy efficiency, demand response,
renewable energy integration, advanced metering, transmission and distribution
system operation and reliability, power delivery equipment, and water utility
technology. Learn more at www.distributech.com.

About Leidos
Leidos is a science and technology solutions leader working to address some of
the world's toughest challenges in national security, health, and engineering.
The Company's 23,000 employees support vital missions for our government and
the commercial sector, develop innovative solutions to drive better outcomes,
and defend our Nation's digital and physical infrastructure from 'new world'
threats. Leidos is headquartered in Reston, Va. and had approximately $6
billion in revenues for fiscal year 2013, on a pro-forma basis, following the
spin-off of the company's technical, engineering and enterprise IT business on
Sept. 27, 2013. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Bridget Bell
Phone: (303) 299-5229
Email: bridget.bell@leidos.com


Website: http://www.leidos.com
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