Conference Agenda

7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.         Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 8:05 a.m.         Welcome Address & Opening Remarks
                                          Brad Bradshaw
                                          Chair, 2017 Energy Storage & Microgrid Conference

8:05 a.m. - 8:10 a.m.         Opening Keynote Introduction
                                          Stephen Pike, CEO, MassCEC

8:10 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.         Opening Keynote Address
                                          Judith Judson, Commissioner
                                          Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources

8:30 a.m. - 9:25 a.m.         Grid Scale Utility Energy Storage
                                          Brad Bradshaw, President, Velerity
                                          Carissa Sedlacek, Director of Resource Adequacy, ISO-NE
                                          Doug Alderton, Director, Sales, NEC Energy Services
                                          Kristen Anand, Senior Sales & Applications Engineer, Younicos

9:25 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.       Municipal Energy Storage Strategies
                                          Sean Becker, President, Sparkplug Power
                                          Doug Alderton, Director, Sales, NEC Energy Services
                                          Brian Beauregard, Superintendent, Holyoke Gas & Electric
                                          Tom Ollila, Integrated Resource Engineer, Reading Municipal Light

10:20 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.     Networking Break

10:40 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.     Microgrids for Resilience & Critical Infrastructure
                                          Joel Rinebold, Chair, Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster
                                          Carsten Baumann, Strategic Alliance Manager, Schneider Electric
                                          Doug Staker, VP Global Business Development, Demand Energy
                                          Marc Aronson, Senior Business Development Manager, Constellation

11:35 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.     Hydrogen Energy Storage
                                          Ryan Hamilton, President, Interphase Technologies
                                          Chris  Capuano, Program Manager, Proton Onsite
                                          Monjid  Hamdan, Director of Engineering, Giner ELX
                                          Gary Higginbottom, Market Development Consultant, ITM Power

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.      Lunch

1:30 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.       Afternoon Keynote Address
                                         Colette Lamontagne, Director of Internal Innovation, National Grid

1:50 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.        Microgrids for Island Power
                                          Warren Leon, Executive Director, Clean Energy States Alliance
                                          Suzanne MacDonald, Community Energy Director, Island Institute
                                          Dick Case, Consulting Engineer, Star Island
                                          Steve Strong, President, Solar Design Associates

2:45 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.         Behind the Meter Residential & Commercial Energy Storage
                                          Galen Nelson, Senior Director, MassCEC
                                          Mat Tuttelman, Business Development, Green Charge
                                          David Hebert, Director of Business Development, Sunverge
                                          John Bellacicco, Director, Northeast Operations, Stem

3:40 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.         Networking Break

4:00 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.         Project Finance and Investment Capital
                                          Tibor Toth, Managing Director of Investments, MassCEC
                                          Anthony Clark, Senior Manager, Connecticut Green Bank
                                          David  Miller, Managing Director, Clean Energy Venture Group

4:40 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.        Technology & Innovation Showcase
                                          Joan Popolo, Executive Director, ACTION
                                         Anthony Baro, Co-founder, PowerDocks
                                         Aaron Birt, CEO, Kinetic Batteries
                                         Frank Gibbard, President & CEO, WattJoule
                                         Lenny Lozinsky, Partner, AquaEnergy
                                         Andrew McClaine, Chief Technology Officer, Safe Hydrogen

5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.            Networking Reception