The 2017 Energy Storage & Microgrid Conference


Innovation Northeast in collaboration with the Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster and the Hydrogen Energy Center is pleased to host the 2017 Energy Storage and Microgrid Conference, taking place at the Boston Marriot Newton on Monday, September 11, 2017.  

This unique conference is bringing together leaders in the energy storage and microgrid industries to the innovation epicenter: Boston, Massachusetts. 


Keynote and Featured Speakers


Opening Keynote Address
Judith Judson, Commissioner
Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources

Judith Judson was appointed as Commissioner of the Department of Energy Resources in April 2015. Previously, Ms. Judson worked at Customized Energy Solutions as Director of Emerging Technologies for the U.S., advising clients on innovative technologies to cost-effectively modernize the US electric grid. Earlier, Ms. Judson was with the flywheel energy storage company Beacon Power.


Afternoon Keynote Address:
Colette Lamontagne, Director of Internal Innovation
National Grid

Ms. Lamontagne has an extraordinary depth of expertise in energy storage, smart grid, energy efficiency and demand response, and is a nationally recognized leader in energy storage, serving on the Energy Storage Association Board of Directors from 2010 – 2016. Prior to National Grid, Ms. Lamontagne was a Director at Navigant Consulting, leading multiple projects addressing energy storage. 


Featured Speaker:
Stephen Pike, CEO
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center

Stephen Pike is responsible for leading MassCEC’s efforts to build a nation-leading clean energy economy in Massachusetts. Prior to joining MassCEC, Steve practiced corporate law in Boston for nearly 15 years, counseling numerous clean energy companies. Mr. Pike’s legal work focused primarily on commercial transactions, venture capital and private equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions. 

Conference Sponsors

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Organizing Partners


Conference Speakers

The 2017 Energy Storage and Microgrid Conference Speakers and Presenters Represent the Following Organizations: