Agenda

Below is the agenda for the 3rd Annual Energy Storage Policy Forum. Please click on the session title for more details on the session and its speakers.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

7:30AM - 8:30AM

8:30AM - 9:00AM

  • Opening Remarks

    Ballroom
    Opening Remarks
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 8:30AM
    Welcome address from the Energy Storage Association and our events partners.

9:00AM - 9:30AM

  • KEYNOTE: Lessons Learned from California’s Lead

    Ballroom
    KEYNOTE: Lessons Learned from California’s Lead
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 9:00AM
    Keynote presentation from Commissioner Carla Peterman, California Public Utilities Commission.
    Speakers:
    Commissioner Carla Peterman, Commissioner, California Public Utilities Commission

9:30AM - 9:45AM

  • The Pillars of State Storage Policy

    Ballroom
    The Pillars of State Storage Policy
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 9:30AM
    IREC state storage toolkit briefing and opening plenary panel discussion with state regulators and policymakers.

9:45AM - 10:15AM

  • KEYNOTE: The Path Foward for Storage in Massachusetts

    Ballroom
    KEYNOTE: The Path Foward for Storage in Massachusetts
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 9:45AM
    Join Judith Judson, Commissioner, DOER as she discusses the state of the Massachusetts storage market.
    Speakers:
    Judith Judson, Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources

10:15AM - 10:30AM

10:30AM - 11:00AM

  • KEYNOTE: Storage and the Future of Electric Markets

    Ballroom
    KEYNOTE: Storage and the Future of Electric Markets
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 10:30AM
    Keynote presentation from Chairman Norman Bay, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
    Speakers:
    Chairman Norman Bay, Chairman, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

11:00AM - 12:00PM

  • Wholesale Market Transformation

    Ballroom
    Wholesale Market Transformation
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 11:00AM
    Plenary panel discussion with wholesale market operators.
    Speakers:
    Andrew Levitt, Senior Market Strategist, PJM Interconnection
    Christopher Parent, Director, Market Development, ISO New England
    Jeffrey Bladen, Executive Director of Market Services, Midcontinent ISO
    Michael DeSocio, Senior Manager of Market Design, New York ISO

12:00PM - 1:00PM

  • Luncheon Keynote

    Ballroom
    Luncheon Keynote
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 12:00PM
    A lunchtime keynote presentation from leading energy policymaker.

1:00PM - 1:45PM

  • Breakout Sessions 1

    East and West Rooms
    Breakout Sessions 1
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 1:00PM
    The power sector is transforming on many fronts, and our collaborative breakouts sessions address strategies for critical issues for energy storage.
    Speakers:
    Jason Burwen, Policy & Advocacy Director, Energy Storage Association
    Sara Baldwin, Regulatory Program Director, IREC

1:45PM - 2:00PM

2:00PM - 2:45PM

  • Breakout Sessions 2

    East and West Rooms
    Breakout Sessions 2
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 2:00PM
    The power sector is transforming on many fronts, and our collaborative breakouts sessions address strategies for critical issues for energy storage.

2:45PM - 3:00PM

  • Closing Remarks

    Ballroom
    Closing Remarks
    Date & Time:
    February 15, 2017 - 2:45PM
    Wrap up and closing led by the Energy Storage Association’s Policy and Advocacy Director, Jason Burwen.
    Speakers:
    Jason Burwen, Policy & Advocacy Director, Energy Storage Association

3:00PM - 5:00PM