Projects & Money

Tuesday, January 16th - Thursday, January 18th

New Orleans, Louisiana

Once again, this January, leading project developers and the financial community will gather in New Orleans to kick off their year at Projects & Money. This dynamic event has developed a growing, dedicated following by creating a powerful venue for the project finance community to connect, share information about upcoming project opportunities, and hear the best available outlook on the financing landscape and deal making opportunities. Projects & Money is truly the one-stop meeting central for project professionals. Click here for more information or to register.

Power Plant Operations & Maintenance Conference

Wednesday, January 17th - Thursday, January 18th

Charlotte, North Carolina

At the Power Plant Operations & Maintenance Conference, you will discuss how to energize operations, maintenance, and human performance procedures for optimal project and plant management. Additionally, you will learn how to demonstrate outage and contract management leadership in a dynamic and generationally diverse environment. Hear from Georgia Power, Luminant, Exelon Power, Calpine Corporation, Duke Energy, Entergy Nuclear Operations, and others.

Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition

Wednesday, January 17th - Thursday, January 18th

Chicago, Illinois

Register online and save 15% with code NAVIGANT

The Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition is a focused, in-depth event that brings together thought leaders and practitioners from around the world to explore the most recent technology advances, business models, and lessons learned to date in making the smart city a reality. Expert speakers will examine the experiences of municipal governments who are pushing the envelope and moving toward actual implementation of the smart city vision.  Speakers include representatives from the cities of of Chicago, Orlando, and San Diego; ComEd; Microsoft; Lyft; Next City; Deloitte; and many others.

ASHRAE Winter Conference & AHR Expo

Saturday, January 20th - Wednesday, January 24th

Chicago, Illinois

William Goetzler, managing director at Navigant, will present: Developing Guidelines for Flammable Refrigerant Use Monday at 1 p.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The ASHRAE Winter Conference & AHR Expo is where passionate people come together to share knowledge, learn new things, and meet new people. This conference is a great way to immerse yourself in a growing community of incredibly smart, dedicated people. The expo will host more than 2,000 exhibitors and 65,000 industry professionals. Click here for more information or to register.

Fuels of the Future

Monday, January 22nd - Tuesday, January 23rd

Berlin, Germany

Daan Peters, managing consultant at Ecofys, a Navigant company, will present: Gas for Climate – The Role of Gas in a Low-Carbon Economy Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The international conference on Fuels of the Future represents the leading European forum on the issue of future mobility, particularly with its focus on alternative fuels and drive technologies. The 15th International Conference on Renewable Mobility will offer a broad spectrum of presentations on the latest technological developments in the transport industry. More than 500 participants are expected.

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

Tuesday, January 23rd - Friday, January 26th

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

Jan Vrins, managing director and leader of Navigant's global Energy practice, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The 48th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting aims to rededicate leaders from all walks of life to developing a shared narrative to improve the state of the world. The program, initiatives, and projects of the meeting are focused on creating a shared future in a fractured world. By coming together at the start of the year, we can shape the future by joining this unparalleled global effort in co-design, co-creation, and collaboration. The program’s depth and breadth make it a true summit of summits.


Tuesday, January 23rd - Thursday, January 25th

San Antonio, Texas

Benjamin Grunfeld, managing director at Navigant, will present: Unleashing the Value of Solar Storage Tuesday at 1 p.m.

Ken Horne, director at Navigant, will participate in: Back to the Future Microgrids: Technology, Business and Financial Challenges Tuesday at 1 p.m. and serve as session chair for: Project Stories of Challenge and Innovation: Utility Distribution Microgrid Tuesday at 3 p.m.

Brett Feldman, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will participate in: Award-Winning Demand Response Initiatives Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.

Mike Bianco, managing director at Navigant; Dan Violette, managing director at Navigant; Erik Gilbert, director at Navigant; Andrew Johnston, director at Navigant; Nils Frenkel, director at Navigant Research; Peter Asmus, principal research analyst at Navigant Research; and Michael Hartnack, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, will also be in attendance.

Join 326 utilities and more than 13,500 powerful peers at DistribuTECH. This event is the one place where the utility industry is turning to join and lead the grid conversation. The 15-track conference brings industry thought leaders from all over the world opportunities to network, share knowledge, and problem solve with utilities and product and service providers. The topics covered are relevant and timely, answering the current call of the market each year. More than 500 companies will fill the exhibit hall with information, products, and services related to electricity delivery automation and control systems, energy efficiency, demand response, renewable energy integration, advanced metering, T&D system operation and reliability, communications technologies, cyber security, water utility technology, and more.

International Advanced Automotive Battery Conference Europe

Monday, January 29th - Thursday, February 1st

Mainz, Germany

Each year, AABC Europe brings together a global audience of chief battery technologists from leading automotive OEMs and their key suppliers to present development trends, share breakthrough technologies, and project the scope of the market for years to come. Our expanded program for 2018 offers more in-depth coverage on the research and development of the chemistries and materials behind the next generation of electric vehicle batteries, and introduces new sessions on charging and infrastructure, while continuing to feature applied technologies in hybrid and electric cars, buses, bikes, and more. The preliminary agenda is now available, and the final technical program with abstracts will be announced in early October. The 2017 event featured record attendance with delegates from 35 countries taking part in interactive discussions on the development and future market trends for vehicle electrification. Make plans to join the conversation for 2018.

How to Enhance Customer Engagement in the Texas Power Market

Tuesday, January 30th

Webinar - 1 p.m. EST

Laura Manz, director at Navigant, will present during this webinar. To schedule a meeting, Please Contact Us.

How to Enhance Customer Engagement in the Texas Power Market will explore the following questions regarding the Texas power market:

  • What would the impacts to customers be for the proposed changes that include real time co-optimization of energy and ancillary services, marginal losses, and locational reserves?
  • What advantages could ERCOT’s unique “energy only” market, with an Operating Reserves Demand Curve for resource adequacy, bring for customers?
  • Will alignment with other successful market features pave the way for new opportunities?

Click here for more information or to register.

E-World Energy & Water

Tuesday, February 6th - Thursday, February 8th

Essen, Germany

E-World Energy & Water is the leading trade fair for the European energy industry. The focus of E-world 2018 is on the smart city and innovative solutions for the energy supply of the future. At the last E-world, over 25,000 trade visitors from 74 countries visited the 710 exhibitors from 30 nations.

The E-World congress and expert forums deal with current issues relating to the international and European energy industry. Intelligent solutions for the city of tomorrow and developments in the energy markets play a crucial role. During three days, experts share their knowledge in conferences, seminars, and workshops.

For more information about the fair and the event program, click here.

National Conference on Next Generation Demand Response

Wednesday, February 7th - Thursday, February 8th

San Diego, California

The 5th National Conference on Next Generation Demand Response will unite industry experts, regulators, and technology providers to share cutting-edge ideas and examine market trends, to focus on how utilities can get the full benefit of demand response and energy efficiency programs, and to offer best practices for design and implementation of these programs. Topics to be discussed include:

  • The evolution of demand response and where you stand in the spectrum
  • The integration of demand response into other direct energy resources
  • Leveraging demand response to achieve resiliency without compromise
  • Demand response options for municipal utilities
  • Captivating customer participation to fully detect and enable resolution of data and logic issues that impact performance and customer satisfaction
  • Implementing automated demand response programs through forward-thinking concepts in technology innovation and educating customers to gain trust and approval
  • Integrating demand response alongside distributed generation and energy storage to form a virtual power plant approach that creates demonstrable economic value
  • Developing a strategy for the future where both utilities and third-party aggregators are vying to engage customers in demand response
  • The emerging business case/value proposition behind demand response as a part of an overall DER portfolio

Midwest Energy Solutions Conference

Wednesday, February 7th - Friday, February 9th

Chicago, Illinois

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

The Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance's (MEEA's) annual Midwest Energy Solutions Conference (MES) is the region's biggest and best energy efficiency event, bringing together more than 650 energy professionals to build relationships, swap innovative ideas and explore into the latest policy and program trends. Click here for more information or to register.

Energy Independence Summit

Sunday, February 11th - Wednesday, February 14th

Washington, DC

Join us for Energy Independence Summit 2018. The nation’s premier clean transportation policy summit provides a critical opportunity to make sure policymakers understand the importance of maintaining federal support for clean transportation. The event will also be a key venue for the nation's Clean Cities Coalitions and leaders in the clean transportation industry to network and build partnerships with each other,and with key leaders in the administration and Congress.

Strategies in Light

Tuesday, February 13th - Thursday, February 15th

Long Beach, California

Krystal Maxwell, research analyst at Navigant Research, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Strategies in Light is focused on the developments in LED applications, technology, and manufacturing driving the market forward. Covering the latest in research and development, standards, LED applications, and business management, the conference program is widely known for its content quality, attracting thought leaders and experts from around the world for three days of learning about the latest trends and developments in applications, industry structure, government policies, markets, products, technologies, and more. Held simultaneously, the Strategies in Light exhibition features more than 250 companies showcasing the latest in LED lighting products, technologies and services. With live presentations, hands-on demos, and networking events designed to facilitate new business development, the exhibition is the ideal place to see the technology shaping the future.

Annual Grid-Scale Energy Storage Conference

Wednesday, February 14th - Thursday, February 15th

San Francisco, California

Alex Eller, research analyst at Navigant Research, will present: Global Energy Storage Market Update: Key Trends and Projections Wednesday at 9:15 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Attend ACI’s 4th National Grid-Scale Energy Storage Conference to discover the significant market opportunities for energy storage, including government policy and regulatory initiatives, new requirements for transmission and distribution of power in electric markets, increased utilization of distributed energy systems, and the integration of storage into smart grid platforms. This three-day conference will cover all aspects of the implementation of energy storage technologies as a key enabler of grid modernization, addressing the electric grid’s most pressing needs by improving its stability and resiliency. Click here for more information or to register.

AESP National Conference

Monday, February 19th - Thursday, February 22nd

New Orleans, Louisiana

Brett Feldman, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will present: Non‐Wires Alternatives: The New Model to Integrate and Target DSM and DER Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. Sharon Mullen, senior consultant at Navigant, will moderate: DR/ Pricing – Hot & Humid in N.O. Wednesday at 3 p.m. Paul Higgins, associate director at Navigant, will present: Alternative Statistical Approaches for Modeling CVR/VVO Impacts Thursday at 9 a.m. Molly Podolefsky, associate director at Navigant, will present: Improving Customer Satisfaction in Home Energy Report Programs Without Sacrificing Savings Thursday at 9 a.m.

Greg Wikler, managing director at Navigant, and Dan Violette, managing director at Navigant, will also be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The AESP National Conference is the premier energy industry event that draws the top program managers, implementers, marketers, evaluators, policy makers, consultants, and manufacturers in demand-side management and energy efficiency. Highly regarded experts in their respective fields will lead over 40 sessions that will cover the range of current topics in marketing, tools and technology, demand response, implementation, program design, research, evaluation, diversity, and more. Whether learning or networking is your priority, you’ll get to experience the best of both with an agenda that balances top-notch educational sessions and pre-conference workshops with valuable networking events. Click here for more information or to register.

DENEFF Annual Kick-Off Conference

Tuesday, February 20th

Berlin, Germany

Katja Dinges, managing consultant at Ecofys, a Navigant company, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Less + MORE is the slogan of the DENEFF annual kick-off conference, Jahresauftakt-Konferenz. Energy efficiency is great, because in addition to less energy consumption, it simultaneously creates more climate protection, jobs, productivity, prosperity, energy security, and quality of life. Click here for more information or to register.

Digital Utility Innovation Forum

Tuesday, February 20th - Wednesday, February 21st

Barcelona, Spain

SGO's Digital Utility Innovation Forum 2018 will examine the latest technologies, business models, case studies, and success strategies for effectively implementing the digital utility transformation. This focused symposium will bring together utility executives, thought leaders, business planners, and network professionals for two days of information sharing at the cutting edge of the digital utility transformation in Europe. Topics to be addressed include implementing new consumer engagement models; improving network resiliency, safety, reliability, and performance; positive impacts of digitization on utility earnings; pursuing digital transformation across the value chain, and much more.

Mobile World Congress

Monday, February 26th - Thursday, March 1st

Barcelona, Spain

Eric Woods, research director at Navigant Research, and Stuart Ravens, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will be in attendance.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organised by the GSMA and held in the Mobile World capital, Barcelona. During the event, industry leaders will gather, network, showcase, and exchange ideas – and you don’t want to miss it. Make your plans now to see how mobile is creating a better future. Click here for more information or to register.

ERCOT Market Summit

Tuesday, February 27th - Thursday, March 1st

Austin, Texas

Register online and save 15% using code 1808MEDIA15

Infocast’s 8th ERCOT Market Summit will examine proposed new market rules and economic drivers, and bring policy-makers together with utility, solar, wind, IPP, and other executives to explore the potential solutions and opportunities. They will assess the potential impacts of an anticipated upsurge in solar capacity. Topics to be discussed include not only power prices and dispatch curve, but also how the changing generation mix will drive opportunities for storage, demand response, and aggregated distributed energy resources to meet market needs.

Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit

Wednesday, February 28th - Thursday, March 1st

Tampa, Florida

ACI’s 10th Carbon Dioxide Utilization Summit 2018 will follow on from our successful series of conferences focusing on the re-use of greenhouse gas CO2 and converting this into profitable sustainable materials. This two day conference brings together senior experts from various CO2 emitting industries discussing the sustainable, technological, and commercial aspects of CO2 Utilization in North America and across the globe. With technology comparisons focusing on economic, environmental, and social indicators, our panel of speakers will highlight knowledgeable insights from pilot stage to full-scale entities

Energy from Waste Conference

Wednesday, February 28th - Thursday, March 1st

London, United Kingdom

Now in its 14th year, the Energy from Waste Conference is the premier conference in the UK and Europe driving new technology discussion, operational efficiency, best practices, and compliance in the global energy from waste sector. Designed to support your professional learning and global network development, the conference program is packed with policy updates, expert advice, and market opportunities from a line-up of renowned international speakers, including Paul de Bruycker, CEO of Indaver, and Matthias Lukic, CEO of Technik Gruppe. Delegates will also have the chance to tour the UK's largest energy from waste facility, operated by Cory Riverside Energy, to see how London's waste is turned into electricity. Click here for more information or to register.

Middle East Electricity

Tuesday, March 6th - Thursday, March 8th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Hosted by the UAE Ministry of Energy, Middle East Electricity is the region’s leading international trade event for the power industry, with dedicated sections product sectors for power generation, transmission & distribution, lighting, and solar at the co-located Solar Middle East exhibition. The event serves as the region’s focal point for the power industry in the region, allowing visitor and exhibitors to conduct business, exchange ideas, and network at the highest level. Each year, Middle East Electricity welcomes more than 1,500 international exhibiting companies and over 21,000 senior level industry decision makers from 130 countries across the region and the rest of the world. For further details, please contact or click here.

Solar Middle East

Tuesday, March 6th - Thursday, March 8th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Hosted by the UAE Ministry of Energy, Solar Middle East is the region’s must-attend, trade-focused event for the solar industry. In strategic partnership with Dubai Municipality and the Government of Dubai, Solar Middle East focuses on the practical implementation of solar in the ever expanding market in the region.  Solar Middle East provides the ideal platform for international companies and regional decision makers from across the Middle East, North Africa, and the rest of the world to conduct business, network, and share ideas. The 2017 edition welcomed 134 exhibitors from 21 countries and over 5,500 visitors from 114 countries, making it the region’s largest solar trade event.

Operations and Maintenance for Offshore Wind

Wednesday, March 7th - Thursday, March 8th

London, United Kingdom

Once again, Operations and Maintenance for Offshore Wind will look at the global and European offshore wind markets, as well the main drivers among end products. The event will also take an in-depth look into trends and innovation as well as new technologies development. The two day event will bring together key industry stakeholders from the wind farm industry, wind farm owners and operators, energy producers, developers, solution and technology providers, manufacturers, and main associations. Join us in London to exchange your point of view with your peers and engage in excellent networking opportunities.

World Utility Summit

Sunday, March 11th - Tuesday, March 13th

New Delhi, India

WUS-2018 is spread over three days from 11th to 13th March, 2018 and will provide common ground for electricity, water, and gas Utility personnel to discuss with Industries, Consultants, Service Providers, Researchers, and Regulators and re-define the “Utility of Utilities” in the changing business environment.

The summit will focus on the following topics:

  • Empowering electricity, water, and food security
  • Harmonizing the regulatory framework for utilities
  • Racing with technologies
  • Impact of environmental regulation on Utility
  • Convergence of Utility business
  • Transportation electrification, storage, and renewable energy integration nexus

WUS-2018 will come out with the proceedings on the above topics and the findings would be deliberated through keynote addresses, panel discussions, and interactive sessions.

Solar Asset Management North America

Tuesday, March 13th - Wednesday, March 14th

San Francisco, California

On 13 and 14 March 2018 in San Francisco, Solarplaza will host the 5th annual edition of the leading conference dedicated to the operational phase of solar plants and portfolios. Covering technical and financial topics, which range from performance optimization to refinancing and secondary market. Learn from 90+ speakers and network with 500+ attendees representing the leading service providers, asset/portfolio managers, IPPs, utilities, investors, developers and advisors active in the North American solar market.

International Renewable Energy Storage Conference

Tuesday, March 13th - Thursday, March 15th

Düsseldorf, Germany

Charlotte Hussy, consultant at Ecofys, a Navigant company, will present: The Role of Battery Energy Storage in the Future EU Electricity System Thursday at 9 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The European Association for Renewable Energy, EUROSOLAR, and the World Council for Renewable Energy, WCRE, will organize the 12th International Renewable Energy Storage Conference (IRES 2018) together with Energy Storage Europe (ESE) Conference and Exhibition at Messe Düsseldorf, Germany. IRES aims to promote a cohesive overview of the global storage technologies that can enable the complete transition to a decentralized renewable energy system. The focus of the conference is expanded beyond just the current state of specific technologies to include case studies, applications, country scenarios and comprehensive trends. The conference is accompanied by the largest B2B exhibition on storage technologies. The close proximity of the conference to the exhibition guarantees the opportunity for scientists and entrepreneurs to meet and discuss the recent developments of the newest technologies.

Autonomous Car Detroit

Wednesday, March 14th

Dearborn, Michigan

Sam Abuelsamid, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, will moderate: Urban Mobility Wednesday at 11 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

At Autonomous Car Detroit, join more than 300 experts to network, share ideas, and learn about the technologies and trends that are shaping the evolution of the autonomous car. Click here for more information or to register.

NY-BEST Annual Meeting & Conference

Wednesday, March 14th - Thursday, March 15th

Albany, New York

Dan Bradley, managing director at Navigant, will moderate: Utility Applications for Energy Storage. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

NY-BEST is hosting its 8th Annual Meeting & Conference, Capture the Energy. The conference takes place just steps from the New York State Capitol building and will bring together leaders from throughout the energy industry to discuss the important role that advanced batteries and energy storage technologies are playing to make the electric grid and transportation system cleaner and more efficient. Capture the Energy 2018 will examine the policies and markets influencing the energy storage sector in New York State. Click here for more information or to register.

IPPSA Annual Conference

Sunday, March 18th - Tuesday, March 20th

Alberta, Canada

Benjamin Grunfeld, managing director at Navigant will participate in the panel discussion: What’s this Baby’s Future? Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. Craig Sabine, director at Navigant, and Kevin Willerton, director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The IPPSA Annual Conference is the place to hear what investors, consumers, and policy thinkers should say and the place to network with North American energy industry experts, power producers, policy makers, and transmission developers. The program for this year’s conference features topics around Alberta’s evolving energy landscape as the capacity market advances and the Renewable Energy Program completes its first round. The event will update delegates on how these programs are unfolding and intersecting, along with all the other changes underway. Click here for more information or to register.

Wall Street Green Summit

Monday, March 19th

New York, New York

The 2018 Wall Street Green Summit XVII is the one-stop shop to come up to speed on the latest developments in green innovation and finance. This annual conference focuses on corporate sustainability initiatives, renewable energy finance, fintech, agtech, and energytech, as well as impact investing. Click here for more information or to register.

Clean Energy Finance Europe

Wednesday, March 21st - Thursday, March 22nd

Frankfurt, Germany

ACI’s 3rd Clean Energy Finance Europe Conference will once again look at the global and European clean energy finance markets, as well the main drivers among end-products. The event will also take an in-depth look into trends, innovation, and new technologies development. The two day event will bring together key industry stakeholders from the renewable energy industry, energy producers, developers, biogas plant owners, solution and technology providers, investors, and main associations. Join us in Frankfurt to exchange your point of view with your peers and engage in excellent networking opportunities.


Monday, March 26th - Thursday, March 29th

Austin, Texas

Jan Vrins, managing director and leader of Navigant's global Energy practice will participate in this event (details to come). Dan Bradley, managing director at Navigant, and Andrew Johnston, director at Navigant, will also be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

ETS18 calls all creative minds to convene and design real solutions for the energy transformation taking place today. What’s less human than digital, but what’s more human than dreaming? These contradictions come together as we dream of a world blanketed by sensors, communications, data, and autonomous systems to deliver greater reliability, efficiency, and sustainability. But what will it take to really make this dream happen? And when will we arrive? Furthermore, what do these changes mean for humans? For energy? Is it good? And what do they mean for relationships between customers and their utilities? This inclusive event welcomes everyone to the table to create change in energy, and consider the roles that emerging technologies play in shaping a new future.


Tuesday, March 27th - Thursday, March 29th

Irvine, California

ICEPAG 2018 is a clean energy conference with a focus on microgrids and the need to integrate sustainable energy resources, enhance the performance of the electrical grid, and increase grid resiliency and reliability. This three-day conference consists of a plenary session, a keynote session, breakout sessions, and a tour of the UCI Microgrid. Click here for more information or to register.

PLMA Conference

Monday, April 16th - Wednesday, April 18th

Coronado, California

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

Gain real-world insight from practitioners and energy utilities active in the distributed energy resource marketplace at the PLMA Conference. About 300 demand response industry professionals are expected to attend from energy utilities and government agencies as well as industry allies, including consultants, and solution providers. Click here for more information or to register.

Green Transportation Summit & Expo

Tuesday, April 17th - Thursday, April 19th

Tacoma, Washington

The Green Transportation Summit & Expo (GTSE) is the region's premier fleet modernization and alternative fuels event, boasting the strongest gathering of fleet professionals in the clean fuels industry. GTSE events offer information-packed sessions, prominent national and regional speakers, and the latest technologies from industry leaders. Click here for more information.

Digital Insurance Europe

Wednesday, April 18th - Thursday, April 19th


Monday, April 23rd - Thursday, April 26th

Las Vegas, Nevada

Register online by December 31 and save $100 using code CXENERGY100

CxEnergy 2018 is the premier event dedicated to building commissioning, energy management, and field testing of buildings and facilities. The event offers pre-conference training and seminars. The CxEnergy technical program includes 32 presentations and case studies from industry experts across all building science disciplines. The Expo Hall showcases a wide range of products from controls, software, instruments, and metering devices to services targeted specifically to commissioning, energy management, engineering, and testing firms.

Smart Cities New York

Tuesday, May 8th - Thursday, May 10th

New York, New York

Smart Cities New York (SCNY) is North America’s leading global conference to highlight the innovative and critical solutions meeting the significant challenges that cities are facing as we move into the 21st century. With the global smart city market expected to grow to $1.6 trillion within the next three years, SCNY, guided by its “Powered by People” theme, brings together top thought leaders and senior members of the private and public sector to discuss investments in physical and digital infrastructure, health, education, sustainability, security, mobility, workforce development, and more, to ensure cities are more sustainable, livable, and equitable and there is an increased quality of life for all citizens as we move into the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Alberta Energy Efficiency Summit

Wednesday, May 16th - Thursday, May 17th

Calgary, Alberta

Benjamin Grunfeld, managing director at Navigant, Craig Sabine, director at Navigant, and Kevin Willerton, director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Join Navigant at the Alberta Energy Efficiency Summit. As an organization, the Alberta Energy Efficiency Alliance (AEEA) engages with its members and other stakeholders to help increase the uptake of energy efficiency in the province. The AEEA is working with Energy Efficiency Alberta to host an inaugural summit and showcase event in 2018. This event will offer delegates a forum to collaborate, learn, network, and receive insight into the latest trends in the energy efficiency community.

11th Energy Storage World Forum and 5th Residential Energy Storage Forum

Wednesday, May 16th - Friday, May 18th

Berlin, Germany

Register online and save 10% with discount code Navigant18

The 11th Energy Storage World Forum /Large Scale Focus and the 5th Residential Energy Storage Forum are two separate forums that will feature brand new researched topics addressed by renowned industry leaders and practitioners from top utilities, EPCs, and international regulators representing more than 22 countries. These forums bring together the end users of energy storage to share business insights, lessons learned, and data driven analysis to help you discover which technology is best suited to your business model and application, allowing you to achieve the highest return on investment. To download the program, please click here.

You can expect:

  • Two full days dedicated to residential energy storage
  • Three full days dedicated to large scale energy storage
  • 30+ utility speakers and exclusive networking opportunities
  • 60+ brand new researched topics
  • Breakfast with leading utilities and renowned investors
  • Building an action plan - a unique session
  • Startup "Tech Soap Box" session

The Energy Storage World Forum and Residential Energy Storage Forum are Europe’s first conferences dedicated to energy storage, thus offering more insight and knowledge on the business case thanks to 10 past successful forums with over 250 utilities attending.


Tuesday, May 22nd - Thursday, May 24th

Frankfurt, Germany

Jan-Willem Bode, director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The Innovate4Climate conference offers a new global dialogue of government, multilateral, business, banking, and finance leaders focused on shaping the next generation of climate finance and policy instruments. The two-day conference, consists of workshops and side events, and a networking and exhibition area built around six thematic streams:

  • Scaling Up NDCs
  • Carbon Markets
  • De-risking Investments
  • Climate Resilient Development
  • Green Growth Policies
  • Metrics and Tool

At Innovate4Climate, attendees can connect with the sectors driving the future of climate finance and markets, and network with leading experts, technology and financing providers, institutions, and corporations to explore potential partnerships and emerging business opportunities within the next economic revolution toward low-carbon and climate resilient development.

Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit

Tuesday, June 19th - Thursday, June 21st

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Jan Vrins, managing director and leader of Navigant's global Energy practice, and Thijs Aarten, managing director at Ecofys, a Navigant company, will participate in this event (details to come). To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Bloomberg's Sustainable Business Summits bring together leaders in sustainable business and sustainable finance. The summits leverage Bloomberg’s unrivaled business and markets expertise to convene conversations uniquely focused on the risks and opportunities for corporate executives and innovative investors in a 21st century economy. In its fourth year, the series convenes high-level dialogues across the United States, Canada, and Europe to bring together C-suite executives, influential investors, and innovative thought leaders to address how companies are seizing sustainable business opportunities and enhancing business value.

The summits address critical issues in sustainable business and finance, including:

  • Driving revenue growth and profitability through social and environmental goals
  • Defining and measuring the business value of sustainable practices
  • How investors are assessing sustainable investments
  • Developing replicable business models that incorporate investments in renewable energy

International Energy Policy and Programme Evaluation Conference

Monday, June 25th - Wednesday, June 27th

Vienna, Austria

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

The International Energy Policy and Programme Evaluation Conference (IEPPEC) aims to exchange new ideas, input for current and upcoming debates, experience, feedback, and lessons learned about all stages of evaluations. The theme for this year's event is a reality check, recognizing that 2020 is tomorrow, and evaluation is keeping us on track. At the conference, attendees will explore how evaluation work can tell us about whether we are on track to achieve 2020 targets. Attendees will also consider the ways that evaluations can help upgrade policies and programs to ensure targets will be achieved in 2020 and beyond. Topics to be discussed include:

  • Approaches to evaluating whether countries are on track to meet energy efficiency and greenhouse mitigation goals, including national policy packages
  • What works in delivering energy efficiency and associated greenhouse gas emissions in specific sectors and markets
  • How national and local governments intend to assess 2020 achievements, particularly considering the attribution of impacts to policy action
  • How utilities, NGO, funding agencies, and private companies assess achievements in meeting energy efficiency and greenhouse goals
  • How to integrate evaluation to inform the development of policies to meet the expected 2030 energy efficiency targets

Global Power & Energy Exhibition 2018

Monday, September 17th - Thursday, September 20th

Barcelona, Spain

Global Power & Energy Exhibition (GPEX) will showcase the strategies and technologies needed to adapt to the global energy transition. GPEX will bring together the global power and energy community, including government, commercial and industry power users, gas operators, power producers, and distributors. GPEX will provide an exhibition and conference platform at which business and technical thought-leaders will address the commercial, regulatory, geopolitical and technical issues affecting the power and energy industry, and provide a meeting place for buyers and sellers to collaborate and do business. GPEX will co-locate with Gastech, which for over 45 years has been at the forefront of the gas and LNG market. 

Asia Power Week

Tuesday, September 18th - Thursday, September 20th

Jakarta, Indonesia

Covering every aspect of the power generation industry, POWER-GEN Asia and Renewable Energy World Asia converge again in 2018 as Asia Power Week, taking place for the first time in Indonesia. Benefit from three days packed with technical tours, more than 50 conference sessions, panel discussions, a comprehensive exhibition, and multiple networking events. Join 8,500+ fellow power industry professionals from more than 75 countries worldwide, all under one roof.

Asia Power Week is the industry’s premier conference and exhibition dedicated to power generation across Asia, including renewable, alternative energy, and power finance markets. Industry experts will gather at Asia Power Week conference and exhibition to explore the current and future challenges for the Asian power sector. We invite you to join us in Jakarta for the 26th annual edition.


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