Pre-Conference Seminars

Joining a pre-conference seminar is an ideal way to immerse yourself in all the basics of the industry before the conference begins.

Clean Energy 101

Monday, May 22, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

This pre-conference seminar introduces the fundamentals and latest insights into utility-scale clean energy. Anyone wanting to learn the basics of utility-scale wind, solar, energy storage and transmission, or key challenges and opportunities to deployment, will benefit from this engaging, interactive seminar which will also prepare you for the sessions taking place on Tuesday through Thursday in the exhibit hall.

Topics covered will include:
• Glossary of Terms for Clean Energy
• U.S. Renewables Market Outlook
• Demand Drivers and Emerging Policies
• Supply Chain
• Finance & Investment
• Permitting, Siting and Wildlife
• Transmission and Market Design
• Operations, Maintenance and Safety

Rates: Members $49 | Non-Members $149

Energy Storage 101

Monday, May 22, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Part I will cover Technologies & Applications (2 hours)

Part II will cover Market Trends (2 hours)

This pre-conference seminar will provide a primer on energy storage market drivers, applications, valuation, technologies, and integration considerations. During this session you will learn:

  • The trends shaping the market for energy storage
  • The applications for energy storage currently being deployed.
  • How energy storage costs and benefits are determined
  • Current energy storage technologies and those currently being developed as well as their attributes
  • The integration and implementation considerations for energy storage projects
  • The current priorities for energy storage applied research
  • Resources for learning more about energy storage

Rates: Members $99 | Non-Members $149