Agenda

Below is the agenda for the 28th Annual Conference and Expo. Please click on the session title for more details on the session and its speakers.

  • Tours: Separate Reg. Required.
  • Workshop
  • General Session
  • Proven in the Field
  • Storage Empowering Customers
  • Opening U.S. Markets: 35GW by 2025
  • Microgrids & Resilient Infrastructure
  • Global Pathways
  • Strategies for Utility Energy Storage

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

8:00AM - 7:00PM

  • Registration

    Registration
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 8:00AM
    Registration and info desk hours.

10:00AM - 4:00PM

  • Site tours

    Site tours
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 10:00AM
    Site tours

10:00AM - 12:00PM

  • Lazard Levelized Cost of Storage (LCOS) Survey Workshop

    Lazard Levelized Cost of Storage (LCOS) Survey Workshop
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 10:00AM
    Participants will gain an understanding the cost structure of energy storage systems, revenue streams in different markets, and the intricacies of stacking use cases for systems configured to serve multiple applications.
    Speakers:
    Daniel Gabaldon, Director, Enovation Partners
    Richard Baxter, President, Mustang Prairie Energy
    Garrett Haddad, Investment Banking Associate, Lazard
  • Energy Storage 101

    Energy Storage 101
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 10:00AM
    An overview of the driver 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
  • Pre-conference Workshop

    Pre-conference Workshop
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 10:00AM
    Pre-conference workshop #3

12:00PM - 1:00PM

  • Lunch

    Lunch
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 12:00PM
    Lunch on your own.

1:00PM - 3:00PM

  • Energy Storage 201

    Energy Storage 201
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 1:00PM
    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.
  • The Rapid Evolution of U.S. Power Markets

    The Rapid Evolution of U.S. Power Markets
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 1:00PM
    A workshop outlining the major changes in power markets, cost curves, regulatory decisions and business models driving the need for energy storage.
    Speakers:
    Peter Kelly-Detwiler, Principal, NorthBridge Energy Partners
  • Pre-conference Workshop

    Pre-conference Workshop
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 1:00PM
    Pre-conference workshop

3:00PM - 4:00PM

  • Networking Break

    Networking Break
    Date & Time:
    April 18, 2018 - 3:00PM
    Networking break.

4:00PM - 5:30PM

5:30PM - 7:30PM

Thursday, April 19, 2018

7:30AM - 8:30AM

  • Meeting of the Members

    Meeting of the Members
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2018 - 7:30AM
    Annual meeting of the members.

8:00AM - 6:00PM

  • Registration

    Registration
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2018 - 8:00AM
    Registration and info desk open.

8:00AM - 9:00AM

9:00AM - 10:00AM

10:00AM - 11:00AM

  • Networking Break

    Networking Break
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2018 - 10:00AM
    Networking break in the Expo Hall.

10:00AM - 6:30PM

  • Exhibit Hall Hours

    Exhibit Hall Hours
    Date & Time:
    April 19, 2018 - 10:00AM
    Exhibit hall hours.

11:00AM - 12:00PM

12:00PM - 2:00PM

12:30PM - 1:30PM

2:00PM - 3:00PM

3:30PM - 4:30PM

4:30PM - 6:30PM

9:00PM - 11:00PM

Friday, April 20, 2018

7:00AM - 12:00PM

  • Registration

    Registration
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2018 - 7:00AM
    Registration and info desk open for business!

8:00AM - 8:30AM

8:30AM - 9:15AM

9:15AM - 2:00PM

  • Exhibit Hall Hours

    Exhibit Hall Hours
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2018 - 9:15AM
    Exhibit Hall hours.

9:15AM - 10:15AM

10:15AM - 11:15AM

11:15AM - 1:15PM

  • Networking Lunch

    Networking Lunch
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2018 - 11:15AM
    Networking lunch.

1:15PM - 2:15PM

2:30PM - 3:00PM

  • Closing Session

    Closing Session
    Date & Time:
    April 20, 2018 - 2:30PM
    Details to come!