Agenda

Below is the agenda for the 27th Annual Conference and Expo. Please click on the session title for more details on the session and its speakers.

  • Beyond Generation - 21st Century Energy Infrastructure
  • Storage + X
  • Policy and Markets for Energy Storage
  • Technology Advancement and Innovation
  • Storage Everywhere: Global Markets
  • Storage Finance and Value Generation

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

10:00AM - 8:00PM

12:00PM - 3:00PM

1:00PM - 3:00PM

  • Workshop: Energy Storage 101

    Room 607
    Workshop: Energy Storage 101
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 1:00PM
    An overview of the drivers and challenges of energy storage and look at a broad range of technologies ranging from residential to power-plant scale.
    Speakers:
    Haresh Kamath, Senior Program Manager - Energy Storage and Distributed Generation, Electric Power Research Institute
    Ben Kaun, Senior Project Manager, Energy Storage and Distributed Energy Resources, Electric Power Research Institute
    Brittany Westlake, Ph.D., Engineer Scientist, Electric Power Research Institute
    Steve Willard, PE, Technical Executive, Electric Power Research Institute
  • Workshop: Marketing & PR Strategies for the Energy Storage Industry

    Room 603
    Workshop: Marketing & PR Strategies for the Energy Storage Industry
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 1:00PM
    Whether you are launching a product, developing your company's first public relations campaign or reworking an established plan, this workshop will help you craft an influential strategy.
    Speakers:
    Matt Barbour, Senior Public Relations Account Executive, Mercom Capital Group
    Wendy Prahbu, President and Founder, Mercom Capital Group
  • Workshop: Evolving Power Markets, Technologies and Regulatory Structures

    207
    Workshop: Evolving Power Markets, Technologies and Regulatory Structures
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 1:00PM
    A look at how innovations, regulatory structures, and market developments create opportunities and /or hindrances to investors in energy storage.
    Speakers:
    Peter Kelly-Detwiler, Principal, NorthBridge Energy Partners
  • Workshop: Energy Storage and Microgrid Training and Certification

    203
    Workshop: Energy Storage and Microgrid Training and Certification
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 1:00PM
    The goal of this workshop is to reach out and partner with a wider selection of energy storage industry equipment manufacturers in order for them to provide more guidance with respect to O&M procedures for the different technologies.
    Speakers:
    David Riley, Associate Professor, Architectural Engineer, Penn State University

3:00PM - 3:30PM

  • Workshop Networking Break

    Workshop Networking Break
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 3:00PM
    Networking break for workshop participants.

2:00PM - 6:00PM

3:30PM - 5:30PM

  • Workshop: Energy Storage 201

    Room 607
    Workshop: Energy Storage 201
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 3:30PM
    A detailed perspective on the valuation of advanced energy storage through wholesale markets, including resources that are both in front of and behind the meter.
    Speakers:
    Jacqueline M. DeRosa, Vice President Emerging Technologies, Customized Energy Solutions, Ltd.
    Mike Berlinski, Director, Emerging Technologies, Customized Energy Solutions, Ltd.
    Vinayak Walimbe, Director - Financial Services, Customized Energy Solutions
    Edward Toppi, Vice President, Integrated Solutions, Customized Energy Solutions
    Patrick Shoop, Senior Consultant, Emerging Technologies, Customized Energy Solutions
  • Workshop: Energy Storage Safety - Preparation, Operation, and Response

    Room 603
    Workshop: Energy Storage Safety - Preparation, Operation, and Response
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 3:30PM
    Led by NFPA - Safety is essential to all power system operations, and as energy storage systems become increasingly widespread it is important to understand how to design and operate systems safely, and properly respond to any emergencies.
    Speakers:
    Chad Duffy, Senior Fire Protection Specialist, National Fire Protection Association
    Andrew Klock, Senior Project Manager, National Fire Protection Association
    Brian J. O'Connor, Associate Engineer, National Fire Protection Association
  • Workshop: Energy Storage Enabling High Penetration Renewables

    207
    Workshop: Energy Storage Enabling High Penetration Renewables
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 3:30PM
    As renewable energy systems continue to be deployed at a record pace, utilities and grid operators and embracing new strategies for energy storage to ensure solar and wind can be integrated into the grid cost-effectively at high penetration rates.
    Speakers:
    Bill Capp, Founder, Grid Storage Consulting
    Michael Ropp, Ph.D., P.E., President, Principal Engineer, North Plains Power Techologies

5:30PM - 6:15PM

6:15PM - 8:00PM

  • Opening Session: Accelerating Storage Market Adoption

    Four Seasons Ballroom 3
    Opening Session: Accelerating Storage Market Adoption
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2017 - 6:15PM
    Kick off the 27th Annual Conference & Expo with key insights on how ESA will shape the future of the storage industry.
    Speakers:
    Matt Roberts, Executive Director, Energy Storage Association
    Adam Knudsen, President, Dynapower
    Ivor Catto, CEO, RES
    Gov. John Hickenlooper, Governor, State of Colorado
    Bill Ritter, Founder and Director, Center for the New Energy Economy

8:00PM - 10:00PM

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

7:00AM - 7:30PM

7:30AM - 8:30AM

  • ESA Meeting of the Members and Breakfast

    Room 603
    ESA Meeting of the Members and Breakfast
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 7:30AM
    The annual meeting of the members and a special, members only breakfast.
    Speakers:
    Candace Vahlsing, Senior Advisor for Energy, Climate and Environment , US Senator Michael Bennet (D-CO)

8:00AM - 9:00AM

9:00AM - 10:30AM

  • Opening Plenary: Energy Storage - Infrastructure Alternative for a Modern Grid

    Four Seasons Ballroom 3
    Opening Plenary: Energy Storage - Infrastructure Alternative for a Modern Grid
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 9:00AM
    Take part in a roundtable discussion with industry leaders on how energy storage is enabling a more reliable and affordable grid.
    Speakers:
    Matt Roberts, Executive Director, Energy Storage Association
    Troy Miller, Director - Grid Solutions, S&C Electric Company
    Dr. Craig Horne, Vice President of Business Development, RES
    Michael O'Sullivan, Senior Vice President, Development, NextEra Energy Resources
    Peter Kelly-Detwiler, Principal, NorthBridge Energy Partners
    David Eves, President , Xcel Energy - Colorado
    Lyndon Rive, President, Global Sales and Service, Energy, Tesla, Inc.

9:30AM - 7:00PM

10:30AM - 11:15AM

11:15AM - 12:15PM

  • Utility of the Future – Planning and Advanced Energy Technologies

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    Utility of the Future – Planning and Advanced Energy Technologies
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 11:15AM
    Hear from utility leaders about new strategies for truly integrated resource planning that reward advanced energy technologies.
    Speakers:
    Eric Cutter, Director, Distributed Energy Resources, Energy and Environmental Economics
    Larry Eisenstat, Partner and Energy Group Chairman, Crowell & Moring
    Shaun Hoyte, Specialist, Targeted Demand Management , Con Edison
    Erika Myers, Director of Research, Smart Electric Power Alliance
    Richard Benedict, Director, AES/Indianapolis Power and Light Company
    Carl Jackson, Utility Scale Project Manager, Georgia Power
  • A Policy Roadmap for the Future of Energy Storage

    207
    A Policy Roadmap for the Future of Energy Storage
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 11:15AM
    Delve into this foundational roadmap produced by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) and see how ESA is working to implement these policies across the country.
    Speakers:
    Jason Burwen, Policy & Advocacy Director, Energy Storage Association
    Sky Stanfield, J.D., Attorney, Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger LLP
    Lon Huber, Director, Strategen Consulting
    Kevin Gresham, Vice President, Government Relations & External Affairs, E.ON North America
  • Next Generation of Storage Technology

    203
    Next Generation of Storage Technology
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 11:15AM
    This session brings executives from leading technology companies together to discuss recent advancements and the advantages of a diverse technology portfolio.
    Speakers:
    Gareth Brett, Chief Executive Officer, Highview Power Storage
    Rick Winter, Chief Operating Officer, UET
    John H. Holmes, Industry Alliance Officer, University of California, San Diego
    Catherine Von Burg, President & CEO, Simpliphi Power
    Adam Green, Director of Development, SolarReserve

12:15PM - 2:00PM

  • Women in Energy Storage Networking Lunch

    Room 603
    Women in Energy Storage Networking Lunch
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 12:15PM
    Building on our momentum from Charlotte, we are expanding this exciting energy storage networking event. Anyone is welcome to attend! No registration fee: however, RSVP required.
    Speakers:
    Julie Blunden, Executive in Residence, University of Colorado Denver Business School: Global Energy Management Program
  • Networking Lunch in the Global Expo Hall

    Exhibit Hall B
    Networking Lunch in the Global Expo Hall
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 12:15PM
    Lunch in the Expo Hall. Not available for Expo Only pass holders.
  • Industry Innovation: Poster Presentations on the Expo Hall Stage

    Expo Hall Stage: Exhibit Hall B
    Industry Innovation: Poster Presentations on the Expo Hall Stage
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 12:15PM
    Poster presentations give you the chance to see the expert work of the next generation of energy storage innovators and companies.
    Speakers:
    Antonio Tong, Ph.D., Senior Engineer, University of California San Diego
    Juan Manuel Carrasco, Ph.D., Professor of Power Electronics, University of Seville
    Rebecca Feuerlicht, Project Manager, Self-Generation Incentive Program, Center for Sustainable Energy
    Robert Friedland, President and Chief Executive Officer, Proton OnSite
    Matthew P.B. Glazer, Ph.D., Associate, Exponent, Inc.
    Jonathan Hart, Specialist, Technology Integration, Center for Sustainable Energy
    Sergio Hurtado, Chief Technology Officer, GPTech
    Sudipta Lahiri, Senior Consultant, DNV GL Energy
    Kelly Murphy, Business Development Specialist, Steffes
    Balakrishnan Nair, President, HiFunda, LLC
    Hishman Othman, Ph.D., Vice President, Quanta Technology, LLC
    Peter Schubert, Director, Richard G. Lugar Center for Renewable Energy
    Tal Z. Sholklapper, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Voltaiq, Inc.
    Chuck Sloup, PE, President, Silicon Prairie Energy
    William Sproull, Vice President, Business Development and Sales, ESS, Inc.
    Curtis VanWalleghem, President & Chief Executive Officer, Hydrostor
    Stephan Williams, Director of Application Engineering, Powin Energy
    Michael Worry, Electronic Engineer, Nuvation Engineering

2:00PM - 2:55PM

  • Reinventing Cities: Transportation, Energy, and Infrastructure

    607
    Reinventing Cities: Transportation, Energy, and Infrastructure
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 2:00PM
    Hear from industry and government leaders on how energy storage is being integrated in urban and municipal planning strategies.
    Speakers:
    H.G. Chissell, CEO, Advanced Energy Group
    Jorge Camacho, Chief Infrastructure and System Planning, D.C. Public Service
    Gary Leatherman, Ph.D., Principal, Booz Allen Hamilton
    Tom Chadwick, Chief Executive Officer, GI Energy
    Karl Popham, Manager, Electric Vehicles and Emerging Technologies, Austin Energy
    Peter Ballard, Senior Financial Analyst, Chicago Transit Authority
  • Resilient Design: Micro? Nano? How Integrated Systems Excel

    207
    Resilient Design: Micro? Nano? How Integrated Systems Excel
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 2:00PM
    Presenters in this session will provide insights into real world experience developing and deploying microgrid systems, along with the system design, cost, and benefits.
    Speakers:
    John Merritt, Director of Applications Engineering, Ideal Power Inc.
    Dan Nordloh, Executive Vice President, EnSync Energy Systems
    Greg Hasler, Product Manager, Caterpillar Microgrid Solutions, Caterpillar, Inc.
    Steve Willard, PE, Technical Executive, Electric Power Research Institute
    Elisa Wood, Editor-in-Chief, Microgrid Knowledge
    Andre Gouin, Certified Energy Manager, Business Technology Consultant, Xcel Energy
  • The Global Codes and Standards Landscape

    203
    The Global Codes and Standards Landscape
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 2:00PM
    During this session, hear a discussion about current developments in the industry and about how new protocols are being developed and how they shape the industry.
    Speakers:
    Ryan Franks, Manager, Global Energy Storage, CSA Group
    Vilayanur Viswanathan, Senior Research Engineer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
    Steve Griffith, PMP, Industry Director, NEMA
    Daniel Friberg, Division Engineer Manager, Parker Hannifin
    Ibrahim Jilani, Business Development, UL LLC

3:00PM - 3:45PM

  • Virtual Reality: Transforming the Grid with Data

    607
    Virtual Reality: Transforming the Grid with Data
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 3:00PM
    Hear about new technologies that are enabling this transformation, and the tangible impacts and performance improvements that are already being delivered today.
    Speakers:
    Ravi Manghani, Senior Analyst, Energy Storage, GTM Research
    Larsh Johnson, Chief Technology Officer, Stem
    Clinton Davis, Senior Vice President of Product, Sunverge
    Douglas Danley, Technical Liaison, Renewable and Distributed Energy, Business and Technology Strategies, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
    Mark Triplett, COO, Green Charge
  • The Pathways for Expanding Wholesale Market for Storage

    207
    The Pathways for Expanding Wholesale Market for Storage
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 3:00PM
    This panel features FERC and wholesale market experts discussing upcoming changes and stakeholder processes with ISO/RTO executives leading market design processes and implementation.
    Speakers:
    Jacqueline M. DeRosa, Vice President Emerging Technologies, Customized Energy Solutions, Ltd.
    Andrew Kaplan, Partner, Pierce Atwood, LLP
    Alexander Morris, Policy Director, California Energy Storage Alliance
    Kiran Kumaraswamy, Market Development Director, AES Energy Storage
    Rob Gramlich, Founder & CEO, Grid Strategies, LLC
  • Grid Safety and Energy Storage

    203
    Grid Safety and Energy Storage
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 3:00PM
    Attendees will hear firsthand about an actual storage emergency, successful safety protocols, and best practices that can be applied to the industry.
    Speakers:
    Babu Chalamala, Manager, Energy Storage Technology and Systems, Sandia National Laboratories
    Roger Lin, Senior Director of Product Marketing, NEC Energy Solutions, Inc.
    Chad Duffy, Senior Fire Protection Specialist, National Fire Protection Association
    Ang Zhu, Project Engineer, CFSP, Intertek, Plc
    David Myers, Vice President, Power Quality and Energy Storage, S&C Electric Company

3:45PM - 4:30PM

4:30PM - 5:30PM

  • Utility Experiences Integrating Energy Storage

    607
    Utility Experiences Integrating Energy Storage
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 4:30PM
    This session will provide case studies of storage systems that are already deployed, in service improving grid operations, ensuring greater reliability, and saving utilities and ratepayers money.
    Speakers:
    Josh Gerber, Manager, Advanced Technology Integration, San Diego Gas & Electric
    Beth Chacon, Director, Grid Storage and Emerging Technologies, Xcel Energy
    Peter Wittenberg, Energy Storage Manager, RES
    Brett Galura, Vice President of Solution Development, AES Energy Storage
    Andrew Kling, Technology Development Manager, Duke Energy
    Ray Duthu, Senior Engineer, Ascend Analytics
  • State of Play: Opportunities for Growth in 2017

    207
    State of Play: Opportunities for Growth in 2017
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 4:30PM
    This panel brings together government and regulatory leaders from across the country to discuss policy that is unlocking new storage markets.
    Speakers:
    Jeff Cramer, Principal, 38 North Solutions
    Alex McDonough, Vice President of Public Policy, Sunrun
    Rep. Chris Hansen, Ph.D., Representative, CO House District 6; Partner; Senior Advisor, Prototerra Private Equity, Janys Analytics
    Jeanne Fox, Former Commissioner, New Jersey Public Utilities Commission
    Jamie Ponce, Director of Innovation, Environmental Law and Policy Center
  • Customer-Sited Storage Solutions

    203
    Customer-Sited Storage Solutions
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2017 - 4:30PM
    During this session, hear real-world case studies and experience with systems operational in the field and learn about customer-sited system design and sizing, deployment, applications, and business models.
    Speakers:
    Mike Hopkins, Chief Executive Officer, Ice Energy
    Brad Fiebig, Brad Fiebig, Product Manager, Lockheed Martin Energy Storage
    Beth Reid, CEO, Olivine Inc.
    Scott Hinson, Director of Engineering, Pecan Street, Inc.
    Neil Maguire, CEO, Adara Power

5:30PM - 7:30PM

9:00PM - 11:00PM

Thursday, April 20, 2017

7:00AM - 12:00PM

8:00AM - 9:00AM

9:00AM - 10:15AM

  • Plenary Session: Technology Acceleration Transforming Markets

    Four Seasons Ballroom 3
    Plenary Session: Technology Acceleration Transforming Markets
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 9:00AM
    Begin the day exploring topics related to global energy storage markets, technology adoption and system design for successful business models, and the emerging distributed energy resources revolution.
    Speakers:
    Praveen Kathpal, Vice President , AES Energy Storage
    Jason Burwen, Policy & Advocacy Director, Energy Storage Association
    Ben Kaun, Senior Project Manager, Energy Storage and Distributed Energy Resources, Electric Power Research Institute
    Martin Keller, Ph.D., Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
    John Zahurancik, President, AES Energy Storage

9:30AM - 2:00PM

10:15AM - 11:00AM

11:00AM - 12:00PM

  • Storage + X: Hybrid Storage Systems and Renewables

    607
    Storage + X: Hybrid Storage Systems and Renewables
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 11:00AM
    Learn from real-world experiences about the deployment of storage-paired energy systems both behind and in front of the utility meter.
    Speakers:
    Chris Larsen , Senior Sales Engineer, Dynapower Company LLC
    Mark MacCracken, LEED Fellow, CEO, CALMAC
    Dan Wishnick, Business Development Manager, Siemens
    Julie Blunden, Executive in Residence, University of Colorado Denver Business School: Global Energy Management Program
    Russell Vare, Manager, Business Development, Mercedes-Benz Energy
  • Global Race for Manufacturing: Opportunities and Challenges

    207
    Global Race for Manufacturing: Opportunities and Challenges
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 11:00AM
    Energy storage is accelerating, the race to become the epicenter for energy storage manufacturing is heating up.
    Speakers:
    John Wood, CEO, Ecoult Energy Storage Solutions
    Alex Luce, Program Manager, CalCHARGE
    Christopher Christiansen, President, Alevo
    Chris Campbell, Chief Marketing & Business Development Officer, 24M
    Arch Padmanabhan, Products & Analytics, Tesla - Energy Products, Tesla, Inc.
    Kevin Fok, Senior Project Manager, LG Chem
  • Funded, Warranted, and Guaranteed: Storage Financing Becoming Mainstream

    203
    Funded, Warranted, and Guaranteed: Storage Financing Becoming Mainstream
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 11:00AM
    Learn from experts in financing and warranties in the cleantech space and hear first-hand experiences with delivering successful energy storage projects.
    Speakers:
    Sam Jaffe, Managing Director, Cairn ERA
    Carl Mansfield, General Manager and Founder of Sharp's Energy Systems and Services Group, Sharp Electronics Corporation
    Michael Huerta, Energy Storage Program Manager, Generate Capital
    Jon Cozens, Chief Commercial Officer, New Energy Risk
    Jayesh Goyal, Chief Commercial Officer, Younicos

12:00PM - 2:00PM

  • Networking Lunch in the Global Energy Storage Expo

    Exhibit Hall B
    Networking Lunch in the Global Energy Storage Expo
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 12:00PM
    Lunch in Expo Hall. Not available to Expo Only Pass holders.
  • The Price is Right (Now Comes Value)

    Expo Hall Stage
    The Price is Right (Now Comes Value)
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 12:00PM
    Markets where storage is deployed depends on a critical factor - system value. Leading analyst teams will provide a walkthrough of how these systems are valued, and each provide a specific case study to understand storage system value.
    Speakers:
    Dr. Udi Helman, Principal, Helman Analytics
    Daniel Gabaldon, Director, Enovation Partners
    Ben Kaun, Senior Project Manager, Energy Storage and Distributed Energy Resources, Electric Power Research Institute
    Mike Berlinski, Director, Emerging Technologies, Customized Energy Solutions, Ltd.
    Dr. Randell Johnson, P.E., Chief Analytics Officer, Alevo
    Paul Denholm, Principal Energy Analyst, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

2:00PM - 3:00PM

  • Customers in Control: Storage Behind the Meter

    607
    Customers in Control: Storage Behind the Meter
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 2:00PM
    This session will focus on understanding the drivers, business models, and unique value proposition of customer-sited storage systems.
    Speakers:
    Jon-Garrett Fortune, PE, Director, Regulatory & Energy Services, Sunverge Energy, Inc.
    Rebecca Feuerlicht, Project Manager, Self-Generation Incentive Program, Center for Sustainable Energy
    Cory Welch, Associate Director, Navigant Consulting
    Krista Stehn, Opportunity Development Director, Army Office of Energy Initiatives
    Bill Schroeder, Director of System Development, Johnson Controls
  • Global Markets Part I: Australia, India, China, and South America

    207
    Global Markets Part I: Australia, India, China, and South America
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 2:00PM
    The global landscape of energy storage market opportunities is accelerating quickly, get an in-depth update and dive into the markets of note that are putting storage front and center.
    Speakers:
    Rahul S. Walawalkar, Ph.D., CEM, CSDP, President & MD, Customized Energy Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.
    Mizhi Zhang, Managing Director- NA Region, Sungrow Samsung SDI Energy Storage Power Supply Co. Ltd.
    David Ross, Country Manager for Southeast Asia, U.S. Trade and Development Agency
    Ramon Leon, Program Manager, ISA
    Kleber Facchini, Manager-Solutions Architects, S&C Electric Company
  • Purpose Built Technology: System Design to Maximize Revenue

    203
    Purpose Built Technology: System Design to Maximize Revenue
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 2:00PM
    Explore leading strategies for system and software design to maximize system revenue and enable more comprehensive business models for energy storage.
    Speakers:
    Christopher Thompson, Grid Power Business Unit Manager, Eaton
    Audrey Lee, Ph.D., Vice President, Analytics and Design, Advanced Microgrid Solutions
    Jim Wrathall, Counsel, Sullivan & Worcester LLP
    Tess Williams, Ph.D., Senior Power Systems Engineer - Analytics, Doosan GridTech
    Andrew Krulewitz, Marketing & Strategy, Geli

3:00PM - 4:00PM

  • Storage A to Z: Project Lifecycle and Development

    607
    Storage A to Z: Project Lifecycle and Development
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 3:00PM
    Walk through the full project lifecycle - from bidding to financing, system design and deployment.
    Speakers:
    Elliot Hinds, Partner, Crowell & Moring
    Raj Chudgar, President, Viridity Energy
    Michael Hastings, CEO, Half Moon Ventures
    Robert Koblinsky, Founder & President, Constant Power Inc.
    Doug Alderton, Director of Sales, NEC Energy Solutions, Inc.
  • Global Markets Part II: Europe and North America

    207
    Global Markets Part II: Europe and North America
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 3:00PM
    This session will bring together decision makers from across the EU to discuss the market opportunities that are available and how they will continue to evolve in the coming months and years.
    Speakers:
    Anissa Dehamna, Principal Research Analyst, Navigant Research
    Patrick Clerens, Secretary-General, European Association for Storage of Energy
    Michael Salomon, CEO, Clean Horizon
    Patricia Phillips, Executive Director, Energy Storage Canada
    Michael Ashcroft, Innovation Strategy Manager, National Grid
  • The Art of the Deal: How Storage Projects Come to Life

    203
    The Art of the Deal: How Storage Projects Come to Life
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2017 - 3:00PM
    As energy storage systems become increasingly mainstream, successful financing and project design strategies are critical to ensuring project success. With billions invested annually in energy technology and infrastructure, it is important to understand the role that storage can play in risk...
    Speakers:
    Dr. Craig Horne, Vice President of Business Development, RES
    Peter Muhoro, Ph.D., Chief Strategy Officer, Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC)
    Philippe Bouchard, Vice President, Business Development, Eos Energy Storage
    Natalia Eisele, Associate, Energy Storage, SUSI partners
    Yayoi Sekine, Energy Storage Analyst, Bloomberg New Energy Finance