Our energy grid is being transformed to become more digital, clean and secure. How will vitally needed research and development efforts get funded? Learn what is at stake and how it will affect you, the energy sector and policymakers.
This exclusive half-day event will include panel debates, creative networking opportunities, and an in-depth analysis of the key developments and challenges facing domestic energy markets.
- How can the US conquer the global energy market?
- What new research is worth watching?
- How can we best secure the grid?
- What will nuclear power look like in a decade?
- Why is R&D critical to the US economy and infrastructure?
- What do the experts think of the 2018 Fed energy budget?
Join the Discussion
- Energy Executives
- Congress and staffers
- Government Affairs
- Lobbyists from the Utility & Energy Sector
1:15 PM Kickoff & Opening
Marty Rosenberg, Energy Content Director | Icons of Infrastructure
1:15 PM – 2:15 PM Nourishing the Research
Rodney Blevins, Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Dominion Energy
Eric Lightner Director of Smart Grid Task Force, Department of Energy
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM Over the Horizon: Transformative Electric Technologies
Christopher Colbert, Chief Strategy Officer, NuScale Power
Peter F. Green, Deputy Laboratory Director, Science and Technology Chief Research Officer, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM Interactive Networking Break
Dave McCarthy – Executive Director, Potential Energy DC
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Securing America’s Energy Infrastructure of the 21st Century
Commissioner Neil Chatterjee, U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Caitlin Durkovich, Strategist and Infrastructure Security Expert, Toffler Associates, former Assistant Secretary, Infrastructure Protection, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Paul Feldman, Technical Director, Protect Our Power
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Craft Beer, Reception & Sponsor Networking
Senior VP and Chief Information Officer
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
Strategist and Infrastructure Security Expert
Director of Smart Grid Task Force
Department of Energy
Deputy Lab Director, Science & Technology
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Founder, Executive Director
Potential Energy DC
Chief Strategy Officer
Protect Our Power