Boston Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast
Sep
14
8:30am 8:30am

Boston Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast

Internet of Things (IoT), Technology & Innovation

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion leaders include:

  • Mark Kalpin, Energy and Natural Resource Partner, Holland & Knight
  • Brad Swing, Director Energy Policy and Programs, Boston Mayor's Office of Environment, Energy and Open Space
  • Erik Limpaecher, Assistant Leader Energy Systems Group, MIT Lincoln Labs
  • Peter Klint, Program Manager - Emerging Technology,  Eversource
  • Peter Kelly-Detwiler, Executive Director, Boston Advanced Energy

 

If you are interested in being a discussion leader or joining as a stakeholder member organization, please contact Peter Kelly-Detwiler (PKD).

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New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast
Jun
28
8:30am 8:30am
NYC

New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast

SMART BUILDINGS & GRID MODERNIZATION OF CITIES

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion leaders include:

  • Stephen Wemple, Director, Utility of the Future, ConEdison
  • Paul Rode, Director of Engineering, RXR Realty
  • Philip Skalaski Vice President of Engineering and Energy Services, The Durst Organization
  • Patrick Love, NYC Carbon Challenge Coordinator, NYC Mayor's Office

If you are interested in being a discussion leader please contact me.   hgchissell@goadvancedenergy.com 

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Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast
Jun
15
8:00am 8:00am

Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast

Smart Buildings & Grid Modernization of Cities

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion Leaders to include:

  • Discussion Leaders to include:

  • Jamie Statter, Vice President, Strategic Relationships, USGBC
  • Edward P. Yim, Associate Director, DC Dept. of Energy & Environment
  • Rob Stewart, Manager, Smart Grid and Technology, Pepco Holdings, Inc
  • Steven Shparber, Counsel, PJM Interconnection
  • Chris Murray, Manager, WGL Energy
  • Scott Pomeroy, President & CEO Scalable Strategies
  • Roger Frechette, Managing Principal, Interface Engineering
  • Scott Baker, Sr. Business Solutions Analyst, PJM Interconnection
  • Charles Iliff, Acting Director, Energy & Sustainability, Architect of the Capitol
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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast
Jun
8
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast

  • Holland & Knight 131 S Dearborn St, Chicago, IL 60603 USA (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Smart Buildings & Grid Modernization of Cities

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion leaders include:

  • Ryan Tinus, Director, Sustainability, Tishman Speyer; Chair of Energy & Sustainability, BOMA Chicago 
  • Kurt Karnatz PE, President, Environmental Systems Design, Inc
  • Brian Imus, Executive Director US Green Building Council Illinois Chapter
  • Deborah Stone, Chief Sustainability Officer, Cook County, IL
  • Rick Tonielli, Sr. Energy Efficiency Program Manager, ComEd
  • Michael Badame, Assistant Chief Operating Engineer, Chicago Dept. of Aviation
  • Steve Humes, Partner, Holland & Knight
  • Ralph T Muehleisen, Principal Building Scientist, Argonne National Lab

If you are interested in being a discussion leader please contact me.   hgchissell@goadvancedenergy.com 

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Chicago Community Trust/On The Table Microgrid Masterplanning Workshop
May
16
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Community Trust/On The Table Microgrid Masterplanning Workshop

Chicago Advanced Energy (CAE) will facilitate a 5/16 Microgrid Masterplanning Workshop as part of Chicago Community Trust's annual On the Table Series in conjunction with David Robbins, Administrator of Facilities for City of Chicago Department of Aviation

To request an invitation, please click here.

Special remarks from Chair Brien Sheahan, Illinois Commerce Commission: The NextGrid Initiative

Discussion leaders include:

  • Barbara Adams, Partner, Holland & Knight, LLP
  • David Robbins, Project Administrator, Chicago Department of Aviation
  • Catherine O'Connor, Director of Engineering, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
  • York Chan, Administrator of Facilities, Advocate Heath Care
  • Kevin O'Brien, Director, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center
  • David Chiesa, Sr. Global Director, S&C Electric
  • Don Wingate Vice President Utility Solutions, Strategic Customers, Schneider Electric
  • Jim McDonald, Director of Environmental Impact, PowerSecure
  • Chris Townsend, Energy Law Partner, Clark Hill, PLC
  • Chris Saltz, Principal, Facilities Information Xchange Consulting, LLC
  • Yalonda Lockett, Executive Director - Public Sector, Constellation
  • Jim Reilly, Principal Reilly Associates, Consultant to Argonne National Labs
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Denver Advanced Energy Stakeholder Luncheon
Apr
18
11:30am11:30am

Denver Advanced Energy Stakeholder Luncheon

Integrating Storage for Colorado's Energy Future

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion Leaders include:

  • Jeff Ackermann, Chairman, Colorado Public Utility Commission
  • Alice Jackson, VP, Strategic Revenue Initiatives, Xcel Energy
  • Chris Hansen, Colorado State Representative
  • Mike Hopkins, Chief Executive Officer, ICE Energy
  • Seth Belzley, Partner, Holland & Knight
  • John Carroll, Vice President, IPERC 

 

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ETS 2017 Austin
Mar
27
to Mar 30

ETS 2017 Austin

ETS17 is calling all creative minds to convene and design real solutions for the energy transformation taking place today. This inclusive event welcomes everyone to the table to create change in energy, and consider the roles that emerging technologies play in shaping a new future.

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New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast
Mar
23
8:30am 8:30am
NYC

New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast

Critical Infrastructure & Microgrids

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion Leaders include:

  • Ke Wei, Sr Policy Advisor for Energy, NYC Mayor's Office of Recovery and Resiliency
  • Frank Martino, Vice President, Facilities Operations, Columbia University
  • Jennifer Kearney, Executive Partner & Founder, Gotham 360
  • Andre Wellington, Distributed Generation Ombudsman, Con Edison
  • Phyllis Kessler, Of Counsel, DuaneMorris - Host Sponsor
  • Jenna Agins, Energy/Sustainability Specialist, NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Michael DeSocio, Sr. Manager Market Design, NYISO
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Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast
Mar
16
8:00am 8:00am

Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast

Critical Infrastructure & Microgrids

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion Leaders include:

  • Taite McDonald, Sr. Energy Policy Advisor, Holland & Knight
  • Scott Baker, Sr. Business Solutions Analyst, PJM Interconnection
  • Zach Dobelbower, Sustainability Manager, DC Department of General Services
  • Rob Stewart, Manager, Smart Grid and Technology, Pepco Holdings
  • Jorge Camacho, Chief, Office of Infrastructure and System Planning, PSC D.C.
  • Bracken Hendricks, President & CEO, Urban Ingenuity
  • Kyle Miller, Sr Lead Industrial Cyber Security Engineer, Booz Allen
  • David Reed, Microgrids, Schneider Electric on behalf of Montgomery County
  • Pamela Maines, Executive Director, Constellation
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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast
Mar
2
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast

Critical Infrastructure & Microgrids

To request an invitation, please click here.

Discussion Leaders include:

  • Joseph Svachula, Vice President of Smart Grid and Technology, ComEd
  • Dan Doyle, Chairman, Grumman/Butkus Associates
  • David Robbins, Administrator, City of Chicago Department of Aviation
  • York Chan, Administrator of Facilities, Advocate Heath Care
  • Sherina Maye Edwards, Commissioner, Illinois Commerce Commission
  • Paul Brager Jr., Cyber-Security Architect, Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Julian Spector, Staff Writer Microgrids, Greentech Media
  • Suzanne Chiavari, Engineer Practice Leader, Illinois American Water
  • Ralph Muehleisen, Urban Science and Engineering Program Lead, Argonne National Lab
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New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series: Energy, Mobility and Transportation
Dec
14
to Dec 15
NYC

New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series: Energy, Mobility and Transportation

NEW YORK ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER DINNER DEC. 14, 2016: 6:30 - 9P

NEW YORK ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER BREAKFAST DEC. 15, 2016

Discussion Leaders include:

  • Adam Ruder, Clean Transportation Program Manager, NYSERDA
  • Thomas Lamb, Chief Innovation and Technology, NYC Transit /MTA
  • Benjamin Mandel, Renewable Energy Policy Advisor, NYC Mayor's Office
  • John Shipman, Electric Vehicle Demonstration Projects at ConEdison
  • John Tull, Senior Manager Utilities Management at Amtrak
  • Peter Olmsted, Manager of Strategic Engagement at New York State Department of Public Service
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Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series: Energy, Mobility and Transportation
Dec
7
to Dec 8

Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series: Energy, Mobility and Transportation

DEC. 7, 2016 WASHINGTON ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER DINNER - 6:30 - 9P

DEC. 8, 2016 WASHINGTON ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER BREAKFAST 

Discussion Leaders include:

  • Taite McDonald, Senior Policy Advisor, Holland & Knight
  • Jorge Camacho, Chief, Office of Infrastructure and System Planning, PSC D.C.
  • Rob Stewart, Manager, Smart Grid and Technology at Pepco Holdings, Inc
  • Edward Yim, Associate Director, DC Dept. of Energy & Environment
  • Ernest Chrappah, Director, Department of For-Hire Vehicles
  • Nick Nigro, Founder, Atlas Public Policy
  • Dr. Eric Rohlfing, Deputy Director of Technology, ARPA-E Dept of Energy
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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series: Energy, Mobility and Transportation
Nov
30
to Dec 1

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series: Energy, Mobility and Transportation

NOV. 30, 2016 CHICAGO ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER DINNER 

DEC. 1, 2016 CHICAGO ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER BREAKFAST 

Discussion Leaders include:

  • Kate Tomford, Energy and Sustainability, Chicago Transit Authority
  • Peter Ballard, Chicago Transit Authority
  • Scott Bernstein, President, Center for Neighborhood Technology
  • Tom Murtha, Senior Planner, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
  • Hossam A.Gabbar, PhD, University of Ontario
  • Steve Humes, Partner, Holland & Knight
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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series
Sep
21
to Sep 22

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series

CHICAGO ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER DINNER Sept. 21 2016: 5:30 - 8p

 

CHICAGO ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER BREAKFAST Sept. 22, 2016

TECHNOLOGY, BUILDINGS AND DISTRIBUTED SYSTEM OPTIMIZATION

8:00 - 9:00am  Networking Breakfast
9:00  - 9:15am  Host Welcome and Remarks

Steve Humes, Partner, Holland & Knight

Chris Wheat, Chief Sustainability Officer & Senior Policy Advisor, Office of the Mayor, Chicago

9:30 – 10:30am Roundtable Discussion w/ Thought Leaders

Bob Wengel, Vice President of Facilities, Shedd Aquarium

Iain Campbell, Managing Director, Rocky Mountain Institute - tbc

Alec Manfre, Chief Executive Officer, Bractlet

Ryan Tinus, Director, Tishman Speyer and Chicago BOMA Energy and Sustainability 

Rainer vor dem Esche, Managing Director, Storenetic 

10:30 – 11:30amDiscussion w/ Question & Answer / Conclusion

Event Moderator

H.G. Chissell, Executive Director, Chicago Advanced Energy

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New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series
Sep
14
to Sep 15
NYC

New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series

NEW YORK ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER AKF RECEPTION / DINNER Sept. 14, 2016: 5:30 - 9p

NEW YORK ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER BREAKFAST Sept. 15, 2016

TECHNOLOGY, BUILDINGS AND DISTRIBUTED ENERGY OPTIMIZATION

8:00 - 9:00am  Networking Breakfast
9:00  - 9:15am  Welcome Remarks


Phyllis Kessler, Of Counsel, Duane Morris, LLP

9:15  - 9:30am  Opening Remarks

Stephen Wemple, Director, Utility of the Future, ConEdison
- Review of submitted ConEdison Distributed System Integration Plan

9:30  -  11:00am  Energy Stakeholder Discussion

Jeffrey Davis, Vice President at L&L Holding Company, LLC
- Commercial RE development in a distributed energy paradigm: promise and reality

Joshua Clyburn, Strategic Initiatives, NYSERDA
- Commercial Real Time Energy Management Program Review

Roy McLeod, Sr. Critical Environments Manager at CBRE/Bank of America

Michael Norelli, Strategic Director, GE Power

Moderator:  H.G. Chissell - Executive Director, New York Advanced Energy

11:00 - 11:30am  Conclusion

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Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series
Sep
7
to Sep 8

Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series

WASHINGTON ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER DINNER Sept. 7, 2016: 6:30 - 9p

WASHINGTON ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDER BREAKFAST Sept. 8, 2016

TECHNOLOGY, BUILDINGS AND DISTRIBUTED ENERGY OPTIMIZATION

8:00 - 9:00am  Networking Breakfast
9:00  - 9:15am  Welcome Remarks

Taite McDonald, Senior Policy Advisor, Holland and Knight

9:15  - 9:30am  Opening Remarks
Dr. Taresa Lawrence, Deputy Director,  Dept. of Energy & Environment, D C

9:30  -  11:00am  Energy Stakeholder Discussion

Bill Gausman, SVP Strategic Initiatives, Pepco Holdings 

Bill Updike, Chief, Green Building and Climate,  Dept. of Energy & Environment,D C

Jeffrey Johnson, Chief Information Officer, Naval District Washington

Edward P. Yim, Esq, Associate Director, Dept. of Energy & Environment,D C

Zach Dobelbower, Sustainability + Energy, DC Dept of General Services

Rimas Gulbinas, Chief Executive Officer, Maalka

Scott Pomeroy, Director of Sustainability Initiatives,

H.G. Chissell, Executive Director, Washington Advanced Energy Group - moderator

11:00  -  11:30am  Conclusion / Networking

1:00 – 3:30p  Optional Advanced Energy Project Workshop - led by USGBC

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New York Advanced Energy Leadership Breakfast
Jun
23
8:00am 8:00am
NYC

New York Advanced Energy Leadership Breakfast

June 23, 2016 New York Advanced Energy Stakeholder Breakfast hosted by AKF

8:00 - 9:00am  Networking Breakfast

9:00  - 9:25am  Welcome Remarks

Charlie Marino, NY Director of Energy Services, AKF Group
ConEdison Demand Response Team, ConEdison

9:25  - 10:30am Panel Discussion with Q & A

Jim McDonald - Director of Environmental Impact, PowerSecure:  Diesel Generators for Demand Response and Microgrid Strategies - New Rules

Diana Sweeney -  COO, EnergyWatch: Optimizing Energy Supply and Demand Strategies

William Vazquez  - General Manager, 3 Bryant Park:  Driving Owner Value

Moderator:  H.G. Chissell - CEO, Advanced Energy Group

10:30 - 11:00am  Conclusion

Space is limited.  Request an invitation

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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders Breakfast 6.8.16
Jun
8
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders Breakfast 6.8.16

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders Breakfast: June 8, 2016

GRID OPTIMIZATION WITH BUILDINGS FOR SMARTER CITIES

Space is limited.  Request an invitation

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Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholders Breakfast: 5.19.16
May
19
8:00am 8:00am

Washington Advanced Energy Stakeholders Breakfast: 5.19.16

WASHINGTON ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDERS SERIES: 05.19.16

DEVELOPING DISTRIBUTED ENERGY STRATEGIES FOR D.C. 
 

Discussion Leaders include: 

Space is limited.  Request an invitation

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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders Breakfast: 3.24.16
Mar
24
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders Breakfast: 3.24.16

CHICAGO ADVANCED ENERGY STAKEHOLDERS SERIES: 03.24.16

MICROGRIDS AND MISSION CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

Host Welcome and Remarks - 
Steve Humes, Partner, Holland & Knight

Special Guest:
Jorge Camacho, Chief, Office of Infrastructure and System Planning, PSC District Columbia

Discussion Leaders include:

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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series Energy, Infrastructure and Transportation 12.09.15
Dec
9
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholder Series Energy, Infrastructure and Transportation 12.09.15

8:00 – 9:00A    NETWORKING BREAKFAST

9:00 – 9:30A    WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

Host Welcome and Remarks - 
Steve HumesPartnerHolland & Knight

9:30 – 11:00A    PANEL DISCUSSION

Discussion Leaders
John Tull, Senior Manager of Energy Projects, Amtrak
John will be reviewing the energy master plan for Amtrak Chicago, including wayside battery storage, energy efficiency and resiliency strategies

Alexandra Goodson, Manager, Energy Storage Systems, SAFT

Heather Ferguson and Pete Ballard, Chicago Transit Authority

Moderator - 
H.G. Chissell, Chief Commercial Officer, GridMarket

11:00 – 11:30A    NETWORKING / CONCLUSION

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Oct
1
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders Series + Cocktail Reception @ Coalition: Energy 10.1.15

8:00 – 9:00A    NETWORKING BREAKFAST

9:00 – 9:30A    HOST WELCOME AND KEYNOTE

Welcome Remarks
Stephen HumesPartnerHolland & Knight
Keynote Speech
Kurt KarnatzPresident, ESD Global


9:30 – 11:00A    PANEL DISCUSSION

PJM Frequency Regulation Update
Scott Baker, Sr. Business Solutions EngineerPJM Interconnection

Cook County Sustainability and Energy
Anthony Dover, Energy ManagerCook County Bureau of Asset Management

Battery Storage Opportunities in Chicagoland
Randy MoorePresidentEaglePicher Technologies

Special Guest: CTA Sustainability Initiatives
Heather FergusonCTA Representative on Sustainability Initiatives, Chicago Transit Authority

Moderator
H.G. ChissellChief Commercial Officer, GridMarket

11:00 – 11:30A    NETWORKING / CONCLUSION

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE BREAKFAST.
 

JOIN FOR US EVENING POST-EVENT: THE CURRENT AT COALITION: ENERGY
(18 S MICHIGAN AVE, FLR 12 STARTING 5:30)

The Current is a collaborative monthly happy hour and networking series. On the first Thursday of every month, we welcome entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, nonprofits, technologists, and investors to Coalition: Energy's downtown co-working space to network, discuss, and celebrate the buzzing energy innovation community in Chicago.

REGISTER TO ATTEND THE CURRENT HERE.

Special thanks to EAGLE PICHER,  SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC, GRIDMARKET, S&C ELECTRIC,  - PARTNER SPONSORS FOR THE CURRENT.

 

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S&C Electric Company Visit - Smart Grid + Energy Storage Live Demonstrations: 07.28.15
Jul
28
9:00am 9:00am

S&C Electric Company Visit - Smart Grid + Energy Storage Live Demonstrations: 07.28.15

9:00A    SHUTTLE DEPARTURE FROM DOWNTOWN (131 S DEARBORN)
CHECK-IN, NETWORKING AND COFFEE

9:30A    WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS - HG CHISSELL, SENIOR VP STRATEGIC ACCOUNTS, VIRIDITY ENERGY


GRID OF THE FUTURE - SHAY BAHRAMIRAD, DIRECTOR OF SMART GRID AND TECHNOLOGY, COMED

9:45A    WELCOME TO S&C - MIKE EDMONDS, PRESIDENT US BUSINESS, S&C ELECTRIC

10:00A   LIVE DEMONSTRATIONS OF S&C’S PUREWAVE® LITHIUM-ION COMMUNITY ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM (CES) PERFORMING FREQUENCY RESPONSE IN THE PJM MARKET AND SELF-HEALING SMART GRID

11:00A    PANEL DISCUSSION: OLD GRID VS. SMART GRID

MODERATORS: HG CHISSELL, SVP STRATEGIC ACCOUNTS, VIRIDITY ENERGY & DAVID CHIESA, DIRECTOR OF MICROGRIDS, S&C ELECTRIC

FEATURING:
TIM QUALHEIM, VP STRATEGIC SOLUTIONS, S&C ELECTRIC
SCOTT BAKER, SENIOR BUSINESS SOLUTIONS ANALYST, PJM

12:00P    LUNCH AND NETWORKING

12:30P    SHUTTLE DEPARTURE TO DOWNTOWN (131 S DEARBORN)

Join us at 5pm for a cocktail meet-up courtesy of Maxwell Technologies.
IO Urban Roofscape @ The Godfrey Hotel (4th Floor, 127 W Huron St)

Thank you to our event hosts and sponsors.

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Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders 03.05.15
Mar
5
8:00am 8:00am

Chicago Advanced Energy Stakeholders 03.05.15

8:00 – 9:00A    NETWORKING BREAKFAST & ADVANCED ENERGY PROJECT SHOWCASE

9:00 – 9:30A    WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

Host Welcome and Remarks - 
Steve HumesPartnerHolland & Knight

2015 Global and Local Energy Policy Outlook -
David Kolata, Executive DirectorCitizens Utility Board
Alain StevenSecretary General, GO15 - Reliable and Sustainable Power Grids

9:30 – 11:00A    PANEL DISCUSSION

2015 Regional and Global Grid Operator Perspectives -
Susan CovinoSenior Consultant, Emerging Markets, PJM

Central Plants Redesigned: A Case Study from McCormick Place -
Brad PopovichEngineering and Plant Operations ManagerMcCormick Place
Cory AbramowiczAssociate and Mechanical Engineer, ESD Global

Planning & Budgeting for Campus Energy Projects - 
Steve Grbavac, Facilities Design and ConstructionUniversity of Chicago Medicine
Dan Doyle, ChairmanGrumman/Butkus Associates

Moderator - 
H.G. Chissell, Senior Vice President, Viridity Energy

11:00 – 11:30A    NETWORKING / CONCLUSION

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