NARUC Winter Committee Meetings

Sunday, February 14th - Wednesday, February 17th

Washington, D.C.

Benjamin Freas, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, will participate in the panel discussion: What’s Headed Home and Who’s on First? – Customer-side Capabilities Coming to the Modern Grid Sunday at 10:30 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The NARUC Winter Committee Meetings offers its members and attendees the latest information from U.S. federal policymakers, consumer advocates, industry officials, and other stakeholders. Subjects under discussion will include the latest on the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan, the Federal Communications Commission's proposal on Internet neutrality, and updates on grid modernization, natural-gas safety, utility interdependencies, and much more. In addition, members will share best regulatory practices and confront numerous challenges facing the regulated utility sectors. Attendees will also learn about the priorities of the new Congress and how the Obama Administration will govern with a Republican majority in both the House and Senate.

VLAB - Smart Buildings: Silicon Valley Delivers Data-Driven Office Space

Tuesday, February 16th

Menlo Park, California

At the upcoming VLAB Event (VLAB.ORG), there will be a panel focusing on how intelligent building innovation is funded, and how new business and service models will be changing the game. There will be representatives of startups, incumbent building controls companies, and VC firms, discussing how buildings are becoming smarter, and how the technology is being funded.  Join us for an engaging panel discussion on February 16, 2016.

Date - Tue Feb 16, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
SRI International

6:00 pm: Registration, Networking Reception & Demos.
(Light food and refreshments will only be served until 6:30pm)
7:00 pm: Panel Discussion (Q&A)

Floating LNG

Wednesday, February 17th - Thursday, February 18th

London, United Kingdom

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Richard Bass, director at Navigant, Geoffrey Ho, associate director at Navigant, and Rupert Clark, associate director at Navigant, will be in attendance.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

SMi’s 4th annual Floating LNG conference will focus on the challenges involving construction and technology, LNG market dynamics, new business opportunities and how to exploit them to their full potential. The two-day conference program will feature senior decision makers from leading industry innovators who will share insight on current and emerging projects from across the globe.

View the full speaker line-up, conference program and register online here.

World Water-Tech Investment Summit

Monday, February 22nd - Wednesday, February 24th

London, United Kingdom

This year's World Water-Tech Investment Summit takes place at the Hilton Tower Bridge in London from February 22-24. This international summit welcomes senior delegates and speakers from the investment community, utilities, engineering and chemical leaders, innovative tech companies, and government.

Sixty thought-leading speakers will explore how innovation can address the most urgent issues facing the world’s water supply, including:

  • Climate change and conflict: Towards greater flexibility and resilience
  • Dwindling resources: Maximizing value from water and used water
  • Rising prices: Generating cost-effective and sustainable alternative water
  • Swelling cities: Smarter planning for sustainable growth
  • Water security: Engaging industrial water users in stewardship
  • Partnerships for innovation at a time of crisis

The summit also showcases new innovation from around the world through technology showcase sessions and workshops.

Held in partnership with UKTI, the event will welcome delegations from the USA, Kurdistan, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, India, Singapore, and the Philippines.

To join the debate at Europe's leading water investment summit, click here.

Distributed Wind 2016

Tuesday, February 23rd - Thursday, February 25th

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 Washington, D.C.

Are you ready for Distributed Wind 2016?  This year marks the fourth annual event where the distributed and community wind industry join forces to lobby Congress on issues directly related to the future of our industry.  In previous years, the Lobby Day events and business conference were a huge success! Each year, over 60 companies from across the country joined together to participate in over 50 meetings on Capitol Hill. Participants met with Congressional leaders and staff to discuss business issues, tell their stories, and request support for the growth of distributed and community wind market in the United States. The business conference has convened experts in the industry to showcase this sector of the wind industry to an audience of policy makers, agency staff, and renewable energy industry leaders.

For more information or to register, click here.

Green Data Center Conference

Tuesday, February 23rd - Thursday, February 25th

San Diego, California

Quantify your energy savings into dollars and drive ROI through data center efficiency at the Green Data Center Conference. #GDCON provides a comprehensive educational experience created for you and other data center professionals who are looking to optimize their facilities through increased energy efficiency and innovative design trends. Industry experts, interactive workshops, and case study presentations all demonstrate the cost-saving benefits of “greening” your data center. Click here to learn more about this premier industry event.

SEPA: The Role of Microgrids in Integrating Distributed Resources into Wholesale Power Markets

Tuesday, February 23rd

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Peter Asmus, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will participate in the webinar: The Role of Microgrids in Integrating Distributed Resources into Wholesale Power Markets.  For more information, Please Contact Us.

In this webinar, the speakers will examine opportunities for advanced microgrids to provide energy, capacity, and ancillary services as a “multi-function” resource. ISO speakers will also examine the role that advanced microgrids could play in building differentiated roles and responsibilities relating to wholesale and retail markets, while fostering optimal investment, efficient resource allocation, and improved reliability.

Energy from Waste

Wednesday, February 24th - Thursday, February 25th

London, United Kingdom

During the Energy from Waste conference, representatives from waste management, energy generation, finance, investment, engineering, project and technology development, planning and advisory, central and local government gather in London to exchange information, network and discuss business development.

Energy from Waste attracts a truly international audience from more than 20 countries, representing a significant range of emerging and established markets. The Energy from Waste conference 2015 brought together over 230 senior level attendees from 26 countries covering all areas of the waste to energy industry.

The Energy from Waste conference networking dinner is held at the end of the first full conference day. The evening provides not just an enjoyable way of relaxing and winding down after a hard day's conferencing but also an ideal way of networking with the many attendees that the event attracts.

For more information, please contact Nicki Langley at

Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit

Wednesday, February 24th - Thursday, February 25th

Newark, New Jersey

ACI’s 6th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit will explore the commercial aspects of U.S. CO2 re-use applications in several industries such as fuel, chemicals, oil & gas, power, and cultivation. The conference will also evaluate potential benefits and challenges of investments in carbon dioxide utilization, as well as the political policy in place to ensure efficient scale of emission reductions are being achieved. For more information or to register, contact Rohan Baryah at + 48.6164.67022 or, or click here.

Clean Energy Finance Europe

Wednesday, February 24th - Thursday, February 25th

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London, United Kingdom

ACI’s Clean Energy Finance Europe conference will bring together leading executives and experts from across the entire value chain (investors, CEOs, finance directors, and technology experts) for two days of informative presentations, interactive discussion, and excellent networking opportunities. For more information or to register, contact Rohan Baryah at +48.6164.67022 or, or click here.

T&D Control Center & Intelligent Energy Systems Conference

Wednesday, February 24th - Thursday, February 25th

T&D Control Center
Atlanta, Georgia

The T&D Control Room & Intelligent Energy Systems Conference will investigate the challenges and opportunities in the modernization of the grid by hosted end-user-driven discussions from leading T&D utility experts. Topics include analytics and visualization of data, distributed generation, system integration, among many others.

The conference will provide insight into constructing the foundation for the future of the control room and highlight the opportunities and advantages for the industry through building real-time insight, analytics, and control to side with the expanding smart grid infrastructure.


Monday, February 29th - Friday, March 4th

Panama City, Panama

RECAM Week is the must-attend congress for decision makers doing business in the renewable energy industry from Central America, Colombia, and the Caribbean. This premium renewable energy event will give you the answers you are looking for in order to secure financing, navigate policy, and optimize operations to maximize ROI. RECAM Week is also the only platform to meet, network, and do business with all the renewable industry key stakeholders across Central America and the Caribbean. During this event, hear the latest information from government, investors, power generators, developer, sand suppliers and determine your next move. For more information or to register, click here.

ERCOT Market Summit

Monday, February 29th - Wednesday, March 2nd

Austin, Texas

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Al Galiunas, director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The ERCOT Market Summit 2016 will bring policy makers together with utility, independent power producer, demand response, and energy storage executives to major investment opportunities in generation, transmission, storage, and energy efficiency markets. Industry experts will discuss not only the impact the EPA Clean Power Plan will have on ERCOT, but how delivering wind power from the Panhandle and new solar build out plans will affect the market. The conference will delve into how revamping the ancillary services market could lead to opportunities for demand response, energy storage, and more for ERCOT.

The LED Show

Tuesday, March 1st - Thursday, March 3rd

Santa Clara, California

Julie Penning, managing consultant at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The LED Show is one of the premier lighting design events for lighting professionals and is a top industry event for networking, business prospecting, and finding solutions to lighting-related challenges. The LED Show – now co-located with one of the industry’s largest and longest running LED and solid-state lighting events, Strategies in Light, includes more than 315+ exhibiting companies and 5,500+ qualified lighting professionals.  The conference sessions and networking opportunities at The LED Show provide unparalleled access to experts in the field who can share their insight and teach valuable skills.

Middle East Electricity

Tuesday, March 1st - Thursday, March 3rd

Middle East Electricity
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Shannon Graham, director at Navigant, and Sam Sankaran, associate director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Middle East Electricity is the world’s largest power event, welcoming over 1,500 exhibitors from 61 countries and over 20,000 unique attendees from 126 countries, making the event a truly international gathering for the entire power sector. Based in the popular destination of Dubai, the exhibition provides a gateway for international companies to promote their products and services to the lucrative Middle Eastern market and the surrounding African and Asian regions. The exhibition provides a platform for networking, business development and education for the power, lighting, nuclear, new and renewable sectors.

Middle East Electricity offers a comprehensive program of technical seminars presented by exhibitors. These free-to-attend technical seminars give visitors the opportunity to learn about new products and services in the market and keep up-to-date with the latest trends. Additionally, the exhibition plays host to the Green Energy Conference and Lighting Middle East Conference, which gather industry experts and thought leaders to discuss key topics in these industries.

For further details on the exhibition, contact or click here.

Solar Middle East

Tuesday, March 1st - Thursday, March 3rd

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Shannon Graham, director at Navigant, and Ashay Ronghe, managing consultant at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Solar Middle East is the largest gathering of solar technology suppliers in the Middle East region. The exhibition provides the opportunity for technology manufacturers and system integrators to build relationships with industry influencers and key decision makers within the solar market. The third edition in 2015 welcomed 3,490 unique visitors from 97 countries who came to see 117 exhibitors from 25 countries.

Co-located with and running alongside Middle East Electricity, Solar Middle East provides a platform for industry innovators to debate the economic viability and investment required in solar and the opportunity for visitors to learn about integrating solar energy into their energy supply. With the current industry growth and expected developments in the region, the fourth edition of Solar Middle East promises to be an essential event in the solar industry calendar. Solar Middle East offers a comprehensive program of technical seminars presented by exhibitors. These free-to-attend technical seminars give visitors the opportunity to learn about new products and services in the market and keep up-to-date with the latest trends.

For further information please contact or click here

PV System Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

PV System Expo is Japan's largest and international exhibition specializing in PV system integration and installation. Various technologies and products for system design, construction, installation, surveillance, and maintenance will be showcased. For more information or to register, click here.

PV Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

PV Expo is Japan's largest B2B international show for the PV industry. The latest materials, manufacturing technologies, and solar cell/module from across the globe will be exhibited. For more information or to register, click here.

Wind Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

Wind Expo is Japan's largest and growing show for wind energy. From components and devices to various services and wind turbines, a wide range of cutting-edge products and technologies will be exhibited at this event. For more information or to register, click here.

Energy Market Liberalisation Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

Energy Market Liberalisation Expo is Japan's largest and growing show for electricity retail business. For the full liberalisation of the Japanese electricity retail market starting in 2016, JPY7 trillion worth of business is estimated to be generated. Various services and technologies related to electricity retail business will be showcased. For more information or to register, click here.

International Biomass Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

The International Biomass Expo is a newly launched exhibition in Japan. The event specializes in biomass power generation and related equipment, technologies, and services. The show was created in response to a number of requests from local government and electric power providers for the growing demand of local production/consumption of energy and feed-in tariffs. For more information or to register, click here.

Battery Japan

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

Battery Japan is the world's largest rechargeable battery exhibition. The leading international exhibition showcases various components, materials, devices, finished rechargeable batteries for rechargeable battery R&D, and manufacturing. For more information or to register, click here.

Eco House and Eco Building Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

Eco House and Eco Building Expo is a business hub for construction and architectural firms interested in environmentally focused design and build. The event is Japan's leading exhibition specializing in green building and eco-friendly houses. Items to be exhibited include the latest highly efficient building materials, energy saving technologies, home energy management systems, and energy saving/storage devices. Join other manufacturers, contractors, utilities, oil & gas companies, system integrators, researchers, and investors at this event. For more information or to register, click here.

FC Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

Lisa Jerram, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will present: Outlook of the North America Fuel Cells Market at Wednesday at 9:30 am.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

FC Expo is the world's largest hydrogen and fuel cell exhibition. The event is a leading international exhibition showcasing various technologies, components, materials, devices, and finished fuel cells for hydrogen and fuel cell R&D and manufacturing. Join other manufacturers, investors, and energy-related companies at this exciting industry event. For more information or to register, click here.

International Smart Grid Expo

Wednesday, March 2nd - Friday, March 4th

Tokyo, Japan

The International Smart Grid Expo is Japan's largest smart grid show. The international exhibition showcases various cutting-edge technologies and products related to the smart grid and smart communities. For more information or to register, click here.

New York Build

Monday, March 7th - Tuesday, March 8th

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New York, New York

New York Build is the leading construction expo to focus on New York. The expo will include a two-day conference and 24 training workshops (CPE accredited). Attendees will hear from 50-plus industry experts from government and the construction industry. The event will take place at the Javits Center, welcoming thousands of attendees and accommodating more than 200 booths all showcasing the latest projects, developments, investments, and opportunities around New York. The exhibition, conference and training workshops are free. Register online here.

To receive the agenda or for further information please contact or call +1.917.981.0774.

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Solar Power Colorado

Monday, March 7th - Wednesday, March 9th

Broomfield, Colorado

Alex Eller, research associate at Navigant Research, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Solar Power Colorado is the largest regional solar conference and exposition in the nation, and it’s coming up quickly on March, 7-9. Please join solar leaders and advocates as we explore how to bring solar energy into the mainstream of our energy resources. Learn from industry insiders, government officials, utility executives, and top analysts as we explore what it will take for the solar industry to grow and prosper in a new era.

In addition to stimulating speakers, interactive panel discussions and training sessions, Solar Power Colorado offers an opportunity to network with solar leaders and explore the latest technology from leading companies in the Expo Hall. It’s all happening at the Omni Resort and Conference Center in Broomfield, Colorado. Learn more about the 2016 Solar Power Colorado or call COSEIA for more information: 303-333-7342. Click here to register.

European Smart Grid Cyber Security

Monday, March 7th - Tuesday, March 8th

London, United Kingdom

As the smart grid is becoming increasingly sophisticated and complex throughout Europe, the impact on cyber security becomes ever increasingly of paramount importance. It has been estimated by Lloyds of London that a cyber attack on the U.S. smart grid could cost as much as $1 trillion in a worst case scenario attack. This emphasizes the importance of the smart grid cyber security sector and the importance of continually keeping up to date with developments within the industry.

European Smart Grid Cyber Security will cover the major innovations, and foster industry discussion between utilities as well as other key players in the market. Covering issues ranging from communication both internally within organizations, as well as in a broader industry sense and also with the public. Issues surrounding standardizations and compliance, which are also of concern to the industry, will be featured highly on the program. Case studies focusing on the cyber security activities of various European utilities will be in focus, as well as broader technological developments. For more information or to register, click here.

GLOBALCON Conference & Expo

Wednesday, March 9th - Thursday, March 10th

Boston, Massachusetts

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Richard Shandross, associate director at Navigant, and Brett Feldman, senior research analyst at Navigant Research will be in attendance.  For more information, Please Contact Us.

Decision makers from business, industry, and government must now seek integrated energy solutions — solutions which assure both a secure and affordable energy supply to meet today's and tomorrow's needs, and effective management of energy and overall operational costs. GLOBALCON 2016, presented by the Association of Energy Engineers, is designed specifically to facilitate those seeking to expand their knowledge of fast-moving developments in the energy field, explore promising new technologies, compare energy supply options, and learn about innovative and cost-conscious project implementation strategies.

The multi-track conference covers a broad range of currently relevant topics, and gives you the opportunity to hear first-hand from some of the major players in the energy field. The GLOBALCON Expo will emphasize four critical areas of leading edge technology and related services:

  • Energy Management, HVAC and Smart Building Systems
  • Renewables, Alternative Energy and Onsite Generation
  • Lighting Efficiency and Integrated Energy Solutions
  • Plant and Facilities Management

For more information or register, click here.

Gas to Liquids North America

Wednesday, March 9th - Thursday, March 10th

Gas to Liquids
Houston, Texas

Paul Moran, associate director at Navigant, will be in attendance.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

SMi's 3rd annual conference on Gas to Liquids Americas will provide a platform of discourse for the industry to consolidate the current state of gas to liquids (GTL) within the wider midstream agenda. Returning to Houston in March, Gas to Liquids Americas 2016 will help you understand the commercial, economic, and financial considerations associated with GTL technology and projects.

What will you gain? Attendees will benefit from key insights into short and long term trends in commodity prices. The panel of expert speakers will help you understand the drivers behind GTL demand and update your knowledge on the latest technologies and advancements in the field.

New for 2016:

- Assess GTL as a credible and clean alternative fuel for vehicles

- Hear from government and state officials on regional GTL projects and government support

- Understand the case for GTL technology as a solution to gas flaring

- Examine the market of demand and supply for alternative high quality GTL products

- Update your knowledge on commercial opportunities for GTL in a low oil price environment

NY-BEST Annual Meeting and Conference: Capture the Energy

Wednesday, March 9th - Thursday, March 10th

Albany, New York

Join industry leaders at Capture the Energy 2016, the largest energy storage conference in the Northeastern United States and NY-BEST's premier event. Topics to be covered include:

  • Growing markets for energy storage
  • What does New York’s Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative mean for storage?
  • Advancing clean transportation
  • Integrating renewable energy with storage
  • Monetizing the value of storage
  • Business models and project financing
  • Innovative storage technologies and applications
  • Advancements in energy storage research and development

Click here for more information or to register.

Sydney Build 2016 Expo

Thursday, March 10th - Friday, March 11th

Sydney, Australia

Sydney Build 2016 Expo is the dedicated and free-to-attend construction exhibition to focus exclusively on Sydney and New South Wales. Sydney Build will be joined with a great variety of international and local exhibitors as well as thousands of quality attendees. Latest construction projects, trends, developments and investment opportunities will all be discussed revolving around New South Wales and Sydney – the building capital of Australia.

Over the 2-day show, the event is featured with over 40 top and expert speakers from the government and the construction industry. Presentations and discussion panels will be run through in the 30 training CPD-accredited workshops and the 20+ topics covered in the 2-day conference. A key format of the new event will be the business matchmaking service for all attendees; which will allow the industry suppliers to meet one on one with key managers and directors. There are three functions in total, Meet the Architect, Meet the Contractors and Meet the Developer.

To learn more about this exciting show of new format and to confirm your free tickets, click here. To receive more information, please e-mail

Oil and Gas Telecommunications

Monday, March 14th - Tuesday, March 15th

London, United Kingdom

SMi’s 9th annual Oil and Gas Telecommunications conference will focus on the challenges currently faced by IT professionals, CTOs, network engineers, and integrators responsible for procuring and implementing communications systems in offshore and remote environments. The two-day conference will feature an array of keynote addresses, presentations, and case studies, providing valuable insight on how they have overcome various technology challenges – whether from satellite, wireless, fiber, etc., while also addressing the implementation and operation of any communications network – interoperability, security, cost containment, and scalability.

View the full speaker line-up, conference program, and register online here.

World Bio Markets

Monday, March 14th - Thursday, March 17th

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

For the 11th successive year, World Bio Markets (WBM) will unite the leaders of the bio-based economy for a senior executive level gathering. Bringing together the core strategic decision makers, WBM hosts those with the responsibility to shape the bio-based marketplace. From bio-based fuel and chemical producers, to bio-power producers, banks and other sources of finance, to government, regulators and off takers, WBM brings together the companies central to the bio-based economy.

EPA Clean Power Plan Implementation Summit

Tuesday, March 15th - Thursday, March 17th

Houston, Texas

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Frank Stern, managing director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Infocast’s 3rd EPA Clean Power Plan Implementation Summit will provide the most up-to-date information on the EPA Clean Power Plan final rule, exploring implications and the strategies for developing state plans on the road to compliance. Join environmental and state regulators, ISOs and RTOs, utilities, local distribution companies, IPPs, renewable energy providers, environmental engineering firms, legal experts, and environmental consultants to discuss the final 111(d) rule and its direct impacts on power prices, system reliability, alternative energy, and infrastructure. Key stakeholders will receive an assessment of the final rule, how the responses to the plan will affect the rule, hear state perspectives on developing implementation plans, and explore the legal ramifications surrounding this game-changing rule.

Power and Electricity World Africa

Tuesday, March 15th - Wednesday, March 16th

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Johannesburg, South Africa

Power and Electricity World Africa is Africa’s longest running and largest power and energy show. For almost 20 years, it has helped shape the regional energy market through sharing knowledge, educating the market, and facilitating influential meetings. As Power and Electricity World Africa enters its 19th annual year, it welcomes over 6,000 attendees and hosts a mecca of solution providers spanning two halls and thousands of square meters. Billions of dollars of business have either been initiated, influenced, or concluded at this show. GE, Barloworld Power, Siemens, MTU, Alstom, Voith, IBM, ABB, Mott Macdonald, Solar World Africa, Yingli Solar, Vestas, SMA, Arup -- just to name a few -- have all leveraged Power and Electricity World Africa as their once-a-year opportunity to meet and do business with new and existing customers. Our mission is to maintain this forum as the industry meeting place where professionals come and learn how to develop sustainable, clean, and bankable world-class energy generation projects throughout the African continent.

Defense Renewables Summit

Tuesday, March 15th - Wednesday, March 16th

Arlington, Virginia

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The 6th Defense Renewables Summit will bring Department of Defense, Air Force, Army, and Navy decision-makers together with renewable energy developers, utilities, system integrators, financiers, EPCs, cyber security, energy storage, smart grid, and telecom experts to meet the renewable energy goals and security needs of the Department of Defense. The summit will explore how viable, financeable projects can be developed to the benefit of all. It will also provide the latest on emerging guidelines and processes that merges the complexity of federal acquisitions with the risk allocation methods of project finance.

Microgrid & Distributed Energy Development

Wednesday, March 16th - Thursday, March 17th

Microgrid Conf
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The development of microgrids presents a massive paradigm shift for the electric utility industry. The convergence of multiple technological advances has enabled customers and utilities to fundamentally change their relationship. Moreover, the disparity of electricity markets, from highly regulated to highly deregulated, has complicated how utilities will implement these microgrid solutions. The Microgrid & Distributed Energy Development conference provides advanced technology and distributed generation specialists with strategies and solutions to implement microgrids from the top innovators in the electric utility industry and government institutions, including national laboratories, military bases, and regulatory bodies. For more information, click here.

Building Energy Summit

Wednesday, March 16th

Washington, D.C.

Benjamin Freas, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, and Christina Jung, research associate at Navigant Research, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The 2016 Building Energy Summit® is the premier event for building owners and operators to learn about new energy efficient technologies and solutions, collaborate on best practices, share case studies, and take action for energy savings.

Now in its fifth year, the 2016 Summit will feature leading edge discussions on new smart building solutions, alternative energy, advanced data and analytics, the internet of things, the quest for net zero energy buildings, and more! Senior real estate executives will join technology and energy experts to present the latest and greatest strategies for better buildings - you won't want to miss it!

Highlights of the 2016 Building Energy Summit®:

  • 500+ senior real estate, energy, and technology executives
  • Keynote presentations by nationally renowned speakers and visionaries
  • Case study presentations of the smartest, most energy efficient buildings
  • 16 educational sessions in 4 different tracks, featuring leading building owners and operators
  • Networking events to meet and collaborate with other attendees
  • Resource Pavilion with best-in-class technologies and solution providers

Register today for the energy and sustainability event of the year here.

Microgrid Markets Summit East

Wednesday, March 16th - Friday, March 18th

Arlington, Virginia

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Microgrid Markets Summit East will provide a platform for military, government, and utility policy makers and procurement managers to share business and technical wants, needs and requirements for new microgrid projects with renewable energy developers, energy services companies, system integrators, EPCs, energy storage companies, microgrid enabling technology companies, and financiers. Now entering its eighth edition, the summit will be the optimum forum to hear from and network with senior-level Department of Defense, Department of Energy, state and utility microgrid decision makers, and customers.

U.S. and International Geothermal Energy Showcase

Thursday, March 17th

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Washington, D.C.

The last U.S. & International Geothermal Energy Showcase, held in 2014, involved more than 250 industry leaders, government officials, and other power sector representatives from the United States and 26 countries around the world. High-level representatives from Djibouti, Uganda, Nairobi, Philippines, Fiji, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Burundi, Kenya, Mexico, Japan, Ethiopia, and more will join the 2016 Showcase.

This year's Showcase will bring top geothermal energy industry experts, engineers, governmental officials, financiers, and ministry representatives together to network, collaborate, and discuss:

  • U.S. and international policies supporting geothermal
  • Regional market developments: East Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean, Indonesia, Philippines, Japan, the United States, and Europe
  • Keys to financing geothermal projects
  • Geothermal power in COP2– the role of geothermal in addressing global warming
  • New technology developments and future prospects

GEA will also release its widely referenced “2016 Annual U.S. and International Geothermal Power Production Report” at the March Showcase. The Showcase program will highlight new geothermal projects, market trends, and governmental policies driving growth in the United States and international markets.

International Battery Seminar & Exhibit

Monday, March 21st - Thursday, March 24th

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Since its debut in 1983, the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit has established itself as the premier event showcasing the state of the art of worldwide energy storage technology developments for consumer, automotive, military, and industrial applications. Key thought leaders will assemble to not only provide broad perspectives, but also informed insights into significant advances in materials, product development, manufacturing, and application for all battery systems and enabling technologies. As the longest-running annual battery industry event in the world, this meeting has always been the preferred venue to announce significant new developments, announce new product announcements, and showcase the most advanced battery technology. Click here to register.

Smart City Summit & Expo

Tuesday, March 22nd - Friday, March 25th

2016 Smart City Summit & Expo
Taipei, Taiwan

Whether you are looking to showcase your products and solutions, to share your knowledge and experiences, or to update your knowledge on the latest of smart city and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, there is something for everyone at the Smart City Expo & Summit. Taiwan’s powerful ICT background allows buyers to find one-stop solutions and services, and its geographic location and close ties with major Chinese cities make Taiwan a strategic element in the development of Asia Pacific's smart cities. Take part in shaping the future of Asia’s smart cities and IoT today. For more information or to register, click here.

ICEPAG 2016: Microgrid Global Summit

Tuesday, March 22nd - Thursday, March 24th

Irvine, California

ICEPAG 2016: Microgrid Global Summit is a gathering of global energy professionals focused on the business and technology issues of utility distribution microgrids, end user deployments, remote microgrids, the economics of microgrids, and microgrid controllers. To capture an integrated view of clean energy systems more effectively than any other forum, the Microgrid Global Summit also addresses the spectrum of clean energy generation, modernization of the microgrid to a smart resource, and the nexus of clean transportation and the grid. This event is organized by the Advanced Power and Energy Program at UC Irvine. For more information or to register, click here.

Solar Power Finance & Investment Summit

Tuesday, March 22nd - Thursday, March 24th

San Diego, California

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The Solar Power Finance & Investment Summit is recognized as the leading gathering place for the industry’s deal makers. Each year, senior-level solar and financial executives mingle in an intimate setting that provides for an efficient, in-depth, and focused networking experience. From beginning to end, the summit offers constant opportunities to meet key deal makers, learn about their plans for the upcoming year, and capitalize on new prospects that will lead to successful deals. Networking extends into the night with hosted dinners and other activities. The Summit also provides valuable insight into the ongoing development of the industry about strategic opportunities and the industry’s efforts to overcome its challenges. Moreover, it is the primary industry event where players come to stay abreast of the solar financing landscape.

Intersolar Summit USA East

Thursday, March 24th

Brooklyn, New York

Intersolar Summit is returning to Brooklyn, New York on March 24! Intersolar Summit USA East gives attendees a chance to stay on top of latest policy developments, opportunities, and key issues impacting the East Coast solar and energy storage markets and offers great business matchmaking opportunities with regional market intermediaries and leading suppliers. Join us and become part of what is becoming one of the fastest growing regional markets in America! Click here for further information, and click here to register.

East Africa Oil & Gas Summit 2016

Wednesday, March 30th - Thursday, March 31st

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

The 5th East Africa Oil & Gas Summit will explore the industry’s most topical issues through extensive presentations and in-depth panel discussions, examining areas such as the region’s latest licensing rounds, offshore security, transparency and accountability, operating efficiency and local content. The two-day event also comprises a first-class exhibition where the world’s leading companies meet to engage their key audience and showcase the latest in cutting-edge technology. The summit also acts a platform offering extensive networking opportunities for the sector’s leading players to establish valuable business connections with government representatives, local and international operators, and solutions and technology providers. For more information or to register, click here.


Monday, April 4th - Wednesday, April 6th

Washington, D.C.

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The energy management landscape is in a period of rapid change—an unprecedented pivot—for both enterprises and utilities. EnergySMART 2016 is about charting that change, and placing you ahead of it. Join us for three days of keynotes from the best in the business, smaller sessions tailored to you, and unparalleled networking with everyone in the industry. Gain cutting-edge knowledge on how energy intelligence is reshaping the way we use energy, and go home with best practices you can immediately implement to turn energy management into a competitive advantage.

Energy Efficiency & Renewables and Smart Cities

Tuesday, April 5th - Thursday, April 7th

Sofia, Bulgaria

In the coming years, energy savings and security, environmentally friendly energy, and smart urban development are among the priorities for the countries of Southeast Europe.

Energy Efficiency & Renewables (EE & RE) and Smart Cities are two flagship events in the region that will gather key industry players and state representatives for twelfth time. Providing foreign investors with an updated outlook on the perspectives for the improvement of energy and cities systems, these events are the preferred place for new product launches and knowledge exchange.

EE & RE and Smart Cities at a Glimpse

  • Expected strong international presence: Exhibitors from Austria, Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, Spain, and the Netherlands took part in 2015.
  • Exhibitor profile: Energy efficiency and built environment; intelligent energy; renewables, including solar, hydro, wind, geothermal, bioenergy, energy recovery, and waste to energy; sustainable city environment and mobility; and information and communication technologies (ICT) for smart cities.
  • Practice-oriented conference topics: Case studies and discussions on district heating, insulation innovations, geothermal and bio energy, energy and mobility in smart cities, planning sustainable cities, etc.

Quick links: EE & RE brochure,  Smart Cities brochure, Post Event Report 2015
Parallel events: LiftBalkans and Waste Management & Recycling

Grid Analytics Europe

Tuesday, April 5th - Wednesday, April 6th

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Grid Analytics Europe 2016 is a two-day conference, exhibition, and networking forum focused on predictive analytics for dynamic grid performance. Drawing together 120+ data science and smart grid technical professionals, this case-study-driven program provides a review of the latest analytics implementations from leading utilities, such as National Grid, Iberdrola, Alliander, Delta, Vattenfall, ERDF, BKW, EDP, Elektrilevi, Energa, Elektro Gorenjska, and others. Planned alongside the case study program is an intensive CIM workshop, a series of round table discussions, live demo labs of the latest analytics tools and technologies, a display of state-of-the-art analytics products and services, and a relaxing networking canal cruise. For more information, click here, email, or call +44 (0)20 8349 6360.

Intersolar Summit Turkey

Wednesday, April 6th

Istanbul, Turkey

The Turkish solar market holds tremendous potential for the international photovoltaic industry. While constantly increasing energy prices and growing energy demand make energy from conventional sources more and more expensive, the country has superior solar radiation. Intersolar Summit Turkey, a one-day conference and accompanying exhibition, will take place April 6 in Istanbul. Attracting more than 200 domestic and international solar industry experts, it is a must-attend event for organizations seeking to establish a foothold in the promising solar energy market in Turkey and its neighboring countries. For more information or to register, click here.

Social Media in the Utilities Sector

Monday, April 11th - Tuesday, April 12th

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London, United Kingdom

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SMi proudly presents its 5th annual Social Media in the Utilities Sector conference, taking place April 11-12 in London. The utility sector has always received bad press and a lack of respect from the public, however, social media offers companies a chance to amend these broken bridges and repair customer relationships. Consistency, transparency, and honest are crucial, and this conference will focus on injecting personality into communications and formulating imaginative strategies. Investment in social media and how businesses should shape their online presence and develop strategies to harness social media will be covered during this event. A key focus of this conference will also be assessing how to make social media the center of operations and not just a useful tool.

For more information or to register, click here or contact Andrew Gibbons at +44 (0) 207 827 6156 or

CxEnergy 2016 Conference & Exposition

Monday, April 11th - Wednesday, April 13th

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Dallas, Texas

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Benjamin Freas, senior research analyst with Navigant Research, will present: The Future of Building Optimization & Commissioning Services: Market Drivers, Barriers & Trends Tuesday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Presented by the AABC Commissioning Group (ACG), the Energy Management Association (EMA) and the Associated Air Balance Council (AABC), the CxEnergy Conference & Exposition has become the go-to event for commissioning, test and balance, and energy management professionals. The conference again offers a broad range of topics over a day and a half of concurrent educational sessions while providing plenty of structured time to visit carefully targeted vendors in the Expo Hall and network with colleagues, speakers, and other experts. The preliminary technical program and the list of current sponsors & exhibitors are now available. All technical sessions of CxEnergy 2016 will be submitted for approval by AIA under the LU/HSW category. For questions, please contact ACG Headquarters at or call 202-737-7775. Click here to register today.

Utility Supply Chain & Field Service Logistics

Tuesday, April 12th - Thursday, April 14th

Orlando, Florida

Tremendous changes in recent years have significantly impacted the supply chain. Organizational efficiency has evolved, with increases in activity across all utility sectors, to include the challenges of cost control, supply assurance, risk management, distribution generation, mass outages, renewable energy, smart grids, and contractor management. There is plenty of room for improvement, and some utilities and generators are applying advanced management techniques and leading the way on managing lean, efficient, smooth-running supply chains.

Utility Supply Chain & Field Service Logistics will enable supply chain professionals to enhance smart grid operations, optimize warehouse inventory levels and improve workforce management. Attendees will discover innovative strategies for long term forecasting, planning and purchasing, as well as, discover best practices for handling mass outages, securing critical assets and increase overall efficiency of the supply chain while reducing costs and boosting overall customer satisfaction.

Renewable Distributed Generation Forum

Wednesday, April 13th - Friday, April 15th

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Lausanne, Switzerland

Roberto Rodriguez Labastida, senior research analyst with Navigant Research, will present: The Impact of Renewables Integration: Business Model Transformation, Challenges and Opportunities Wednesday at 9 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Utilities around the world are being called upon to integrate increasing levels of distributed solar, wind, biomass, and other renewable sources into the energy mix, leveraging smart grid investments and energy storage to deliver advanced services and improved network performance. The Renewable Distributed Generation Forum, April 13-15, 2016 in Lausanne, Switzerland, will examine the very latest technology advances and business models for increasing the penetration of renewable energy while optimizing the business model for stakeholders across the energy ecosystem. The program will help attendees meet growing requirements for renewable energy penetration, connect with top financial professionals and project investors, and envision a new ecosystem that is market-based and which enables secure, sustainable energy with a high percentage of renewables. Both grid-connected and off-grid (microgrid) scenarios will be examined.

Power & Electricity World Asia

Wednesday, April 13th - Thursday, April 14th

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Jakarta, Indonesia

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In its 19th year, Power and Electricity World Asia is the best platform for Asia’s changing energy landscape. Shifting away from a reliance on fossil fuels, liberalizing and introducing competition across the power value chain, and discussions on fuel subsidies and fiscal incentives all form key discussion points for this year’s program. With more than 50 speakers over two days, you will get unparalleled networking and learning opportunities. Come and join us as we explore Asia’s energy sector. For more information or to register, click here.

LuxLive Middle East

Wednesday, April 13th - Thursday, April 14th

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

From energy-saving controls to dramatic architectural light fittings, you’ll find it all at LuxLive Middle East 2016. With more than 4,000 square meters of exhibition space, over 70 of the world’s leading lighting brands (including Opple Lighting, iGuzzini, Trilux, Ruud Lighting and many more), 80 panel discussions and presentations, and in excess of 3,000 key decision makers from across the Middle East, this is set to be the most talked about lighting event ever staged in the region.

Register as a visitor here or contact Peter Rowledge to book a booth/sponsorship package at +44 (0) 7740 110 261 or

Next-Generation Energy Storage

Monday, April 18th - Wednesday, April 20th

San Diego, California

Breakthroughs in new battery chemistries, novel electrode and electrolyte materials, system integration for mobile, and portable and stationary applications have paved the road toward an emerging market with unlimited potential. Will lithium-ion and alternative-chemistry batteries deliver on the promise of power, energy, cost and safety in commercially available energy storage systems? The Knowledge Foundation’s 6th Annual Next-Generation Energy Storage 2016 convenes leading experts in the fields of battery materials, systems design and integration, manufacturing and commercial applications who address emerging issues driving this pivotal time in the battery industry. Conference tracks include Mobile Power, Next-Generation Batteries, Materials & Chemistries, and Stationary Energy Storage.

India m2m2iot Forum

Monday, April 18th

New Delhi, India

India m2m2iot Forum is a premium global platform for machine to machine (m2m) and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, covering the latest developments, innovations, and market directions of the m2m and IoT industries.

The conference includes structured keynote sessions and panel discussions, relevant for all stakeholders from the m2m and IoT industries, fostering discussion, knowledge exchange, and collaboration. Attendees include high-profile delegates representing various industry segments such as agriculture, automotive, automation, electronics, health care, oil & gas, security, supply chain logistics, telecom, telematics, transportation, and utility as well as smart cities and smart villages. For more information or to register, click here.

Solar & Off-Grid Renewables West Africa

Tuesday, April 19th - Wednesday, April 20th

Accra, Ghana

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The Solar & Off-Grid Renewables West Africa conference will bring together key regional and international players from the solar industry to explore the huge on- and off-grid market opportunities in West Africa and beyond. With over 50 international speakers, this two-day conference will provide fantastic opportunities for in-depth discussions and networking. Attendees will have the opportunity to:

  •  Discover strategic business opportunities in the region
  • Network with international and local key industry players including financiers, project developers, government, end users, and manufacturers
  • Hear policy and regulation updates from government officials
  • Attend interactive sessions and learn from innovative case studies
  • Learn about energy user’s concerns at our bespoke end users’sessions

For more information or to register, click here.

India Smart Cities Forum

Tuesday, April 19th

Smart Cities India
New Delhi, India

The second edition of the India Smart Cities Forum will take place on April 19 in New Delhi, India. The event will be attended by senior executives, government officials, and smart city solution providers, united in a common aim of discussing the latest in smart city technology, developments, efficient resource management, and innovation. India Smart Cities Forum will endeavor to highlight the role of machine-to-machine (m2m) and Internet of Things (IoT) in making the cities of tomorrow. For more information or to register, click here.

India Smart Villages Forum

Wednesday, April 20th

India Smart Villages
New Delhi, India

The second edition of India Smart Village Forum will be held April 20 in New Delhi, India. The event is a forum that brings together stakeholders and innovators from the machine to machine (m2m) and Internet of Things (IoT) spaces, discussing exciting solutions that target and address the basics of needs of villages. This encompasses the vision for a well-connected smart village. India Smart Village Forum aims to highlight the key sectors that will contribute toward a connected and smart village. For more information or to register, click here.

Smart Water Systems

Monday, April 25th - Tuesday, April 26th

London, United Kingdom

SMi's 5th annual Smart Water Systems conference will provide a timely platform to discover how water companies are benefiting from smart water technology, with the short and long-term gains discussed. The two-day program will feature an array of case studies, which will detail the results and progress made from some of the largest U.K. and European smart water system roll-outs. Furthermore, special focus will be provided on how to locate and extract meaningful information from big data. First-hand accounts will be shared on how this information can be used to produce significant environmental, social, and economic advantage.

Low Voltage Vehicle Electrification Summit

Monday, April 25th - Wednesday, April 27th

Detroit, Michigan

Sam Abuelsamid, senior research analyst with Navigant Research, will present: Evaluating Dual Power Supply In Low Voltage Electrified Architectures To Meet Energy Storage Requirements: Technical Challenges & Available Technologies Monday at 9:15 am. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Join us in Detroit for the 2016 Low Voltage Vehicle Electrification Summit to discuss how OEMs will achieve the right balance while also exploring the benefits and challenges associated with 12V, 48V power supply systems, and advancements in power supply technologies. During the summit, attendees will have the opportunity to collaborate with fellow industry thought leaders to discuss latest innovations in power supply systems, automotive batteries, and powertrain technology, attend an intimate learning forum for executives, developers, engineers, and managers, and network with leading figures in vehicle technology from OEMs and Tier 1 companies. For more information or to register, click here.

Group Exhibit Hydrogen + Fuel Cells + Batteries

Monday, April 25th - Friday, April 29th

Hanover, Germany

The Group Exhibit Hydrogen + Fuel Cells + Batteries is Europe’s largest and most important industry exhibition, dating back to 1995. This large exhibition area is located in the energy trade fair of HANNOVER MESSE and thus puts its participants at the center of the world’s largest event for industrial technology. International corporations and research institutions will showcase the full spectrum of hydrogen and fuel cell-related technology and batteries, including stationary, mobile and portable fuel cells, components, fuel cell applications, test systems, hydrogen production, transport, storage and infrastructure, reformers, and more.  The worldwide leaders in the fields of materials, components, infrastructure, testing and research come to Hanover each year. High-ranking politicians and investors also frequent this reputed expo. Discover the many advantages this international platform has to offer.

India's Renewable Energy Congress

Tuesday, April 26th - Wednesday, April 27th

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Delhi, India

India's Renewable Energy Congress (InREC) is the place to meet investors, independent power producers, developers, and policy power players. Attendees will dive deep into learning about the Indian renewable energy market, providing a platform for investment strategies in renewables, wind and solar power project development, and acquisition prospects across India. The intimate size of 200 attendees and a relaxed atmosphere make it easy for the renewables community to get to the real issues and make meaningful, lasting connections with strategic partners, investors, project owners, and suppliers.

Unlike other industry events which only cater for the domestic market, or impersonal trade shows with thousands of unqualified attendees, InREC focuses on the key international and domestic stakeholders in finance, solar, and wind.

Natural Gas Plant Development, Commissioning & Construction

Tuesday, May 3rd - Thursday, May 5th

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Receive insights and strategies for the planning, commissioning, and construction of natural gas fired plants at the Natural Gas Plan Development, Commissioning & Construction Conference. Collaborate with top utility, power generation, and EPC firms that oversee the fuel management, production, and operations of the building and conversion of existing coal plants to natural gas fired plants.

This conference will identify challenges and discover strategies when working with federal, state, and local restrictions, while utilizing advanced technology. Case studies and panel discussions with experienced peers will share lessons learned in the development of natural gas plants. The delegation will return home with better understanding on recent court rulings and how to plan for the future. To register, email Rachel Strug at

Saudi Power

Monday, May 9th - Wednesday, May 11th

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Power, established in 1997, is a trade exhibition for the power, solar, water and lighting sectors in the Saudi Arabian market. The event is held under the high patronage of the Ministry of Water and Electricity.

Saudi Power covers all sectors of the power industry, including power generation, transmission and distribution, solar energy technologies and services, modern lighting products and technologies, water, and water resources management. The Saudi construction industry is booming with nearly 500 projects, valued at over $100 million each, currently in the design or construction phase. It has also been announced that Saudi Arabia plans to build a $109 million solar energy project in order to reduce oil consumption. Saudi Power provides a business platform which introduces manufacturers and suppliers of power related products from around the world to the major buyers for these mammoth projects. Join leading local and international companies and secure your space at Saudi Power 2016.

World Waste to Energy City Summit

Tuesday, May 10th - Wednesday, May 11th

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London, United Kingdom

The 2016 World Waste to Energy City Summit brings together a world class speaking faculty including international waste management CEOs, developers, bankers, private equity financiers, technology providers, and industrial end users for two days of intensive networking. With a firm focus on advanced conversion technologies, the summit addresses the need for innovation – not just in technology, but in policy, finance, and partnership models – in order to accelerate the growth of the industry worldwide. We will once again be showcasing global project opportunities from W2E hotspots in the Middle East, North America, Eastern Europe, Australia, and Southeast Asia, and facilitating valuable business connections in these markets. To speak or exhibit at the summit, please contact Stephan Groves at+44 (0)1273 789 912. Click here to register.

Oil and Gas Cyber Security Europe

Monday, May 16th - Tuesday, May 17th

Amsterdam, Netherlands

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SMi's Oil and Gas Cyber Security Europe conference will evaluate current cyber security measures with keynote presentations and case studies from senior cyber security professionals from an array of global oil and gas companies. The two-day program will build on the success of past events, and discuss recent efforts to bolster protection of highly valuable intellectual property and commercially sensitive information. Managing security of networks and wireless communication systems, as well as defending IT infrastructure from external virus attacks and internal compatibility threats is a top priority. For more information or to register, click here.

Active Safety ADAS to Autonomous

Tuesday, May 17th - Wednesday, May 18th

Munich, Germany

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Active Safety Europe 2016: ADAS to Autonomous (May 17th & 18th, Munich) assesses the deep technological trends and design developments in ADAS as we progress towards the autonomous car.

Hear from 25+ expert speakers from OEMs and technology companies on their most cutting edge testing and research. Speakers include Volkswagen, UNECE, Peugeot Citroen, Allianz, DENSO plus many more. Topics include sensor and software technology, mapping and navigation, testing and validation, HMI, and cyber security.

Network with 150+ technical experts in ADAS and active safety from Europe’s leading carmakers and suppliers. Visit the website for more information.

Brazil Power & Energy Summit

Tuesday, May 17th - Thursday, May 19th

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Sao Paulo, Brazil

Brazil Power & Energy Summit 2016 is a platform gathering power utilities, energy developers, investors, EPC contractors, equipment suppliers, and technology providers to discuss the hottest issues and challenges facing power development in Brazil. Brazil is a country of many cultures, ethnicities, and climates. With a population of over 204 million inhabitants, the country flourishes with its natural resources and its growing economy. The country has one of the cleanest energy matrices in the world, and in the last six years has shifted its focus towards diversifying its matrix, seeking other renewable resources such as wind power, small hydro, and biomass. For more information or to register, click here.


Shale World UK

Wednesday, May 18th - Thursday, May 19th

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London, United Kingdom 

Shale World UK returns for its fourth year May 18-19 at London’s ILEC Conference Centre in Earl’s Court. The event is all about business strategy and engagement for the U.K. shale and onshore oil and gas industry, and is the largest and most highly regarded conference and expo for the sector. Over 400 operators, existing and prospective U.K. license holders, local and national government, planning authorities, service companies and industry experts will attend, in what will be a pivotal year for the industry. For more information or to register, click here.

West Coast Energy Management Congress

Wednesday, May 25th - Thursday, May 26th

Seattle, Washington

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The West Coast Energy Management Congress (EMC) is the largest energy conference and technology expo held on the U.S. West Coast specifically for business, industrial and institutional energy users. It brings together the top experts in all areas of the field to help you set a clear, optimum path to energy efficiency, facility optimization and sustainability, as well as innovation solutions to improve your ROI.

You can explore promising new technologies, compare energy supply and alternative energy options, and learn about innovative project implementation strategies.

The full EMC 2016 agenda includes the two-day conference and expo, as well as several optional intensive seminars. For more information or to register, click here.

Advanced Automotive Battery Conference

Tuesday, June 14th - Friday, June 17th

Detroit, Michigan

For more than 15 years, the Advanced Automotive Battery Conference (AABC) has attracted international thought leaders and battery technologists from major automobile makers and their suppliers to discuss key issues impacting the technology and market of advanced vehicles and the batteries that will power them. As the electric vehicle market expands amid increasing pressure from looming regulatory deadlines, the need to develop batteries with better performance and lower cost has never been stronger. AABC provides an invaluable opportunity to delve into these challenges, discuss breakthroughs and best practices, and learn from the researchers and engineers who are bringing these technologies forward to consumers. Our expanded program for 2016 spans five days, offering a dedicated pre-conference tutorial day on June 13 followed by two R&D Symposia focused on recent advances in battery chemistries and engineering to support the next generation of commercially viable automotive batteries, as well as three parallel tracks exploring the applications and opportunities for xEVs, lead-based batteries, and fuel cell systems.

IoT Global Innovation Forum

Wednesday, June 15th - Thursday, June 16th

Barcelona, Spain

The 2nd Annual IoT Global Innovation Forum, to be held June 15-16, in Barcelona, Spain, brings together leading technology innovators and business executives for two days of focused networking and information-sharing at the cutting edge of the Internet of Things (IoT). Expert speakers will discuss the latest applications for traditional commercial processes, as well as new business models and opportunities across market verticals within the IoT ecosphere. In-depth presentations and panel discussions among key business leaders and strategists will explore the IoT opportunity and how best to position your firm for success.  


Tuesday, June 21st - Thursday, June 23rd

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Milan, Italy

POWER-GEN Europe connects professionals engaged in Europe’s energy change, identifying opportunities for innovation, investment, and business development across the sector.

Featuring the leading suppliers, sub-suppliers, service providers, and end-users across the entire power generation value chain, POWER-GEN Europe encapsulates all aspects of today’s centralized and distributed power generation sector. For more information or to register, click here.

Bioenergy 2016

Thursday, June 30th - Sunday, July 3rd

Gyeonggi-do, South Korea

Bioenergy 2016 will showcase bioenergy research in a global context and will bring together world-class researchers from academia, policy makers, industrialists, and other related stakeholders. The conference will include high profile plenary keynote speakers, subject-specific break-out sessions, workshops, and poster presentations. Join us in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea for the Bioenergy 2016. Over the three days of the conference, there will be many opportunities to learn more about the industry in Asia as well as the latest global trends in fiber supply, sustainability, products, technology, policies and other drivers of the future bioeconomy.

Intersolar North America

Tuesday, July 12th - Thursday, July 14th

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San Francisco, California

Since its establishment in 2008, Intersolar North America has become the most attended solar event and the premier networking platform for the North American solar industry. Co-located with SEMICON West, it takes place annually at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California, the United States’ pioneering solar market. The event’s exhibition and conference both focus on the areas of photovoltaics, PV production technologies, energy storage, and solar thermal technologies. Since being founded, Intersolar has become the most important industry platform for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers, and partners of the global solar industry. A total of 521 exhibitors and about 18,000 trade visitors participated in Intersolar North America in 2015. The conference featured 47 sessions and 25 workshops with more than 220 speakers.

Intersolar South America

Tuesday, August 23rd - Thursday, August 25th

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São Paulo, Brazil 

Intersolar South America, the international exhibition and conference for the South American solar industry, takes place at the Expo Center Norte in São Paulo, Brazil on August 23-25, 2016 and focuses on photovoltaics, PV production technologies, energy storage, and solar thermal technologies. Since being founded, Intersolar has become an important industry platform for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers, and partners of the solar industry. With 9,000 visitors from 34 countries and over 800 conference attendees at São Paulo’s Expo Center Norte, Intersolar South America 2015 attracted more than double its expected attendance, making it South America’s largest solar exhibition and conference. For more information or to register, click here.

World Energy Engineering Congress

Wednesday, September 21st - Friday, September 23rd

Washington, D.C.

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AEE is very pleased to bring the World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) once again to Washington, D.C. for 2016. Now in its 39th year, the WEEC is well-recognized as the most important energy event of national and international scope for end users and energy professionals in all areas of the energy field.

The WEEC is the one truly comprehensive event where you can fully assess the big picture and see exactly how the economic and market forces, new technologies, regulatory developments and industry trends all merge to shape your critical decisions, as well as define what specific steps are needed to achieve optimum energy efficiency and performance within your organization. Held annually, the WEEC features a large, multi-track conference agenda, a full line-up of seminars on a variety of current topics, and a comprehensive exposition of the market's most promising new technologies.

For more information or to register, click here.

Dubai Solar Show

Tuesday, October 4th - Thursday, October 6th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Organized by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Dubai Solar Show is a dedicated platform showcasing the latest solar innovations and largest solar projects in region, while building partnerships with all government and private sectors. Dubai Solar Show is the biggest solar exhibition in the region, covering approximately 13,000 square meters. It coincides with the Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition and World Green Economy Summit.

POWER-GEN Middle East

Sunday, March 26th - Tuesday, March 28th

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

POWER-GEN Middle East is the region’s world-renowned power event that represents a comprehensive conference and exhibition serving the Middle East & North Africa electricity sector to provide end-to-end coverage of electricity generation. Now in its 14th year, this prestigious event provides a unique opportunity to join in excess of 2,500 major players from over 65 countries to address strategic and technical issues and share information about exciting new developments in the power industry in response to the exponential growth and vitality in the MENA region.

The event will address key issues affecting the region’s electricity market and provide pioneering and practical solutions to expand energy efficiency, technological excellence, and implementation of smart solutions tailored to Middle East’s power industry. The event will feature over 100 eminent speakers and chairs from more than 25 countries plus around 80 leading exhibitors showcasing revolutionary products and pioneering design solutions to achieve long term sustainable energy supplies. To register and for further information, click here.


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