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International Conference

Berkeley, CA  |  April 12-13, 2018

Speakers

The conference gathers senior experts from multiple disciplines and several continents to share their insights and perspectives in keynote presentations and panel discussions.

 

 

Confirmed Speakers
More Speakers Coming Soon

Ken Alex
Senior Policy Advisor to Governor Jerry Brown
 
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Byron Benton
Alameda County Electrical JATC, Training Director
 

Jack Brouwer
Associate Director of the National Fuel Cell Research Center (NFCRC) and Advanced Power and Energy Program (APEP) at the University of California, Irvine (UCI)
 

Elizabeth Doris
Principal Laboratory Program Manager for State Local, and Tribal Governments, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
 

Michael Eckhart
Managing Director & Global Head of Environmental Finance and Sustainability, Citigroup
 


Mark Ferron
Board of Governors, California Independent System Operator
 

Angelina Galiteva
Founding Board Chair, Renewables 100 Policy Institute
 

Mark Gold
Associate Vice Chancellor for Environment and Sustainability, Sustainable LA Grand Challenge, UCLA

Peter F. Green
Deputy Laboratory Director, Science and Technology, NREL
 

David Hochschild
Commissioner of the California Energy Commission

Danny Kennedy
Managing Director, California Clean Energy Fund

The Honorable Kevin de León
President pro Tempore of the California State Senate
 

The Honorable Chris Lee
Chair, Committee on Energy and Environmental Protection Hawaii State House of Representatives
 

Dr. Harry Lehmann
General Director, German Federal Environment Agency 
 

Erica Mackie
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, GRID Alternatives
 

Joel Makower
Chairman and Executive Editor of GreenBiz Group, Inc.
 

Diane Moss
Founding Director, Renewables 100 Policy Institute
 

Angela Johnson Meszaros
Staff Attorney with Earthjustice, California Regional Office
 

David Olsen
CAISO Board of Governors

Carla J. Peterman
Commissioner, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)
 

Nancy E. Pfund
Founder and Managing Partner of DBL Partners
 

Ryan Popple
President and CEO of Proterra
 

Debbie Raphael
Director of the San Francisco Department of the Environment
 

The Honorable Nancy Skinner
California State Senator
 

Geof Syphers
Chief Executive Officer, Sonoma Clean Power
 

Rob Threlkeld
Global Manager of Renewable Energy for General Motors
 

Jonathan M. Weisgall
Vice President for Government Relations for Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company
 

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