Monday, October 27th - Thursday, October 30th

San Francisco, California

John Gartner, research director at Navigant Research, will present breakout session: The Self-Aware Car at 4:30 pm on Tuesday.  Peter Asmus, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will present breakout session: The Rise of Nanogrids at 1:45 pm on Thursday.  Noah Goldstein, research director at Navigant Research, will also be in attendance.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

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VERGE is GreenBiz Group's global event series focused on how technology accelerates sustainability solutions across industries and sectors. The event brings together the world’s largest companies, technology innovators, and cities, creating a broad ecosystem of players to accelerate opportunities for business, the environment, and society. Join us at VERGE San Francisco on October 27-30 using our special 10% off discount code VSF14NAV.

Power Nigeria

Tuesday, October 28th - Thursday, October 30th

Lagos, Nigeria

Power Nigeria brings together the biggest names in the energy industry.  Reasons to visit:

  • View, first hand, the latest equipment and solutions on offer from leading international manufacturers and suppliers - all under one roof
  • Attend the free technical seminars facilitated by leading companies
  • Gain a competitive advantage for your business
  • Make new contacts and set up supply channels
  • Compare market prices and source new suppliers


Tuesday, October 28th - Thursday, October 30th

Vancouver, Canada

Electric Mobility Canada – the voice of the electric vehicle industry in Canada – invites you to EV2014VÉ Conference & Trade Show, its 6th annual event, taking place at the Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver from October 28th to 30th, 2014. The event will welcome industry leaders from Canada, USA, Europe and Asia, offering participants a wide range of learning opportunities covering technical, business and policy discussions for electric mobility.

The theme for the conference is ElectriCITIES - Move Electric and will focus on how electric transport contributes to the creation of Livable Cities. The dynamic program built around that theme includes 3 plenary sessions, a 3-track technical program covering issues related to the developments, the business opportunities, implementations strategies and business models.

Distribution Automation Europe

Wednesday, October 29th - Thursday, October 30th

London, United Kingdom

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

SMi's 4th annual
Distribution Automation Europe conference will build upon our successful 2013 event, setting out how to facilitate the impact and growth of renewables and improve communication system architecture to increase the reliability and efficiency of future networks. Deploying a smart distribution network is a critical goal for utilities to help manage electricity needs by making grids more efficient, reliable, and secure and reducing carbon emissions. Next generation hardware and software for DA gives utilities many more options in meeting these goals.

Telematics West Coast Conference & Exhibition 2014

Thursday, October 30th - Friday, October 31st

San Diego, California

The Telematics West Coast Conference & Exhibition 2014 will discuss the future of content & services in the connected car. The speaker line-up includes Ford, Volkswagen, Nissan, Harman, Continental, Jaguar Land Rover, and more.

The fifth annual gathering will tackle how to leverage data to personalize the auto customer experience and the opportunities and challenges facing seamlessly embedding the car in the connected lifestyle.

Key topics at Telematics West Coast Conference & Exhibition include customizing in-car content & services, building brand loyalty, improving customer relationship management and addressing the key issues surrounding security and privacy when relying on data in a wider connected world.

Face-to-face networking is unrivalled for business success. Meet and network with over 250 senior level attendees through our pre and post show e-networker, structured networking brakes, and a drinks reception at the end of day one.

Transmission & Distribution Summit

Sunday, November 2nd - Tuesday, November 4th

Las Vegas, Nevada

The Transmission & Distribution Summit will focus on the opportunity for industry leaders to network with one another and learn about current struggles and solutions within T&D. Attendees will include heads of; power delivery, electrical operation, transmission, distribution, asset management and systems reliability. Networking will include business meetings between executives and vendors; during this time, it will be a one on one opportunity to learn about one another. These will be pre-scheduled 30 minute meetings that are mutually agreed upon.

Other networking opportunities will be available during coffee breaks, meals, and cocktail hours. To hear more about the event - contact Jennifer Keljik at

World Biomass Power Markets Brasil

Monday, November 3rd - Wednesday, November 5th

Sao Paulo, Brazil

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The leading regional forum for the full biomass power production value chain: biomass power generating facilities, bioelectricity, pellet production, co-firing and waste.

WBPM Brazil brings together senior decision makers from across the industry to discuss:

  • Developing of biomass power facilities for domestic electricity production
  • Pelletisation of both bagasse and wood feedstocks
  • Export and domestic consumption of pellets
  • Co-firing bioenergy with coal
  • Industrial bioenergy cogeneration
  • Establishing sustainable biosmass supply chains

Texas Renewables 2014

Monday, November 3rd - Thursday, November 6th

Dallas, Texas

Fundamental shifts in how communities generate energy are happening globally. The grid and resources supplying energy nationwide are in a state of flux creating opportunity for new development and economic expansion. Texas Renewables 2014 brings national leaders and Texas industry leaders together to reveal how the industry is dynamically responding to these changes. The conference will provide a solid understanding of the forces at play in an “All-of-the-Above” energy world and strategies to sustain continued growth for Texas energy providers.

Join us for Texas Renewables 2014 for an exciting new conference experience.  Click here for more information.

Transmission Expansion in the Midwest

Tuesday, November 4th - Wednesday, November 5th

Indianapolis, Indiana

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At this unique forum, you will hear top executives from the area's RTOs, utilities, transmission developers, and state regulatory agencies discuss and debate the most critical issues surrounding transmission expansion in the Midwest region. You will have the opportunity to brainstorm with these thought leaders on how to address complex planning, siting, and market structure issues while balancing reliability, policy directives and economic interests. You will also hear key project managers reveal the inside details of the most important transmission projects in the region in 5 case study sessions.

Don't miss this opportunity to learn from and network with the key players in the Midwest energy market. Click here for more information.

Hydro Plant Maintenance & Reliability

Tuesday, November 4th - Thursday, November 6th

Seattle, Washington

The marcus evans 4th Annual Hydro Plant Maintenance & Reliability conference will build upon its former success and continue to be the preeminent peer-driven and plant level meeting for hydro plant maintenance and reliability.

This year’s edition will showcase the latest innovative practices from the top individuals in the hydropower maintenance community. Case studies will include comprehensive coverage of automations technologies to increase hydropower efficiency, examine dam safety, and explore workforce enhancement strategies.

Heads of plant management and engineers of Hydro Generation will tackle topics including the challenges of rehabilitating and refurbishing old hydro plants, as well as recruiting, retaining and training new engineers on maintenance, inspection, safety and asset management.

Energy Opportunities Conference: Making Things Happen!

Tuesday, November 4th - Thursday, November 6th

Sault Ste. Marie, Canada

Peter Asmus, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will be present the Afternoon Keynote at 3:50 pm on Wednesday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The Energy Opportunities Conference: Making Things Happen! is a Global event that will bring people together in Sault Ste. Marie to participate and network with smart energy businesses, community partners and stakeholders, business leaders, and assist with new investment and business growth in Sault Ste. Marie and across North America. There will be a significant focus on smart grid, energy storage, big data, and bioenergy.

15th PLMA Fall Conference

Tuesday, November 4th - Wednesday, November 5th

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Brett Feldman, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, will participate in the roundtable discussion: Federal Regulatory Challenges for Program Implementers at 9:30 am on Tuesday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

At the 15th PLMA Fall Conference you will gain real-world insight from market practitioners, technology firms, and energy utilities/marketers active in the demand response marketplace. About 150 industry professionals are expected to attend, including: energy utility/marketer professionals, regulatory, and business professionals responsible for demand response as well as Industry advisors, including consultants as well as product and service providers.

European Utility Week

Tuesday, November 4th - Thursday, November 6th

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Eric Woods, research director at Navigant, will participate in session 27: Beyond Traditional Practices & Big Data at 2:00 pm on Wednesday. Kevin Cooney, managing director, and Maria Freiria, director of business development, at Navigant will also be in attendance.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

European Utility Week is well-known for its market leading 8-track conference programme, covering all major value streams and featuring over 300 high level speakers. With over 46% C-level representatives, this is our most impressive speaker line-up yet!

Spread across three days, the strategic programme focuses on the industry shifts, emerging trends, structural reform and market design. European Utility Week will feature more than 130 high level industry speakers, and is designed to give a bird’s eye view of where the industry currently is and where it should be heading and especially designed for a senior level audience.

New this year is our case study conference programme, taking place on 5 different hubs on the exhibition floor, free of charge for all visitors. With over 170 presenters, this programme is focusing on case study presentations, the best-in-class innovations, latest project progress and technical expertise.

Interoperability and Distributed Intelligence: The Smarter Grid

Wednesday, November 5th - Thursday, November 6th

Scottsdale, Arizona

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Using distributed intelligence applications in the electric grid has the potential to achieve additional savings, enhanced operational performance, improved system response times and better scaling of field devices. Don’t miss this conference to get the details necessary for a better understanding of interoperability. Examine grid applications and connectivity options for distributed intelligence, review distributed grid architecture, functional capabilities of the field message bus technologies, modeling and implementing a common semantic and syntax structure for distributed energy resources (DER) applications, cybersecurity benefits of a distributed interoperable smart grid and much more!

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The Smart Building Conference - Berlin

Thursday, November 6th

Berlin, Germany

After her successful debut in London 2013, the Smart Building Conference is on November 6, 2014 in the unique Mövenpick Hotel in Berlin.

After the launch event, more than 150 conference participants and media representatives from around the world to London and the ISE had drawn in 2014 in Amsterdam, the Smart Building Conference will continue its successful two-pronged approach with a residential real estate company buildings and a rail.

The one-day plenary session will provide participants with the necessary key findings and put them in a position to realize both their smart-building business interests as well as their design goals.

Different industries are encouraged to integrate and work together to create the interlocking infrastructure of various technologies and skills that building makes for Smart Buildings.

For manufacturers of building the Smart Building Conference @ Berlin is the perfect opportunity to create a brand awareness among the most forward-thinking stakeholders of the construction industry.

China International Microgrids and Energy Storage Summit 2014

Monday, November 10th - Thursday, November 13th

Beijing, China

The need to increase grid resiliency and reliability-as well as the desire to integrate sustainable energy resources and extend access to basic energy services –is driving interest in Microgrids and Energy Storage around the world. Commercial and industrial end users, off-grid and remote communities, and those with special needs for highly reliable, highly secure energy sources are looking to Microgrids as a critical tool for enhancing the performance of the power grid. Most of the countries in APAC and the developing world, particularly remote applications, are seen as the strongest long-term market - yet questions and challenges remain for stakeholders across the spectrum.

5th Annual China International Microgrids and Energy Storage Summit 2014 builds on a successful track record – Energy Storage Forum from 2010 to 2013, Microgrids Focus from 2010 to 2013. With more than 1200 participants from over 12 countries in the past years, THESE TWO Conferences were widely recognized as one of the most important meetings in the China microgrids and energy storage industry thus far. In 2014, the combination of Microgrids and Energy Storage will brings together key players from around the world to examine the market dynamics and learn about real-world, on the ground microgrids and energy storage deployments, along with the latest technology evolution.

We sincerely invite you to join us in November. Let’s work together and bring the whole industry into an even brighter future!

Telematics Munich

Monday, November 10th - Tuesday, November 11th

Munich, Germany

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Telematics Munich is Europe's largest business conference for the connected car, focusing especially on the car’s place within the IoT.

Speakers include Daimler, Qoros, the United Nations, Volkswagen, Facebook, Continental and Ford.  The event will feature 1000+ delegates, 100+ senior level speakers, 40+ businesses focused sessions and 20+ hours of networking.

The key topics at Telematics Munich include content & apps, V2X & autonomous car, traffic & advanced nav, insurance & fleet, as well as the IoT & the connected car.

Attendees can capitalize on our e-networker, conference app, networking breaks and drinks receptions to form key business relationships.


Monday, November 10th - Tuesday, November 11th

Overland Park, Kansas

CoRE Tech 2014 is a unique gathering of the industry’s most proactive, visionary corporate real estate, facilities, energy, sustainability and IT executives who've elected to come together to focus on innovative automation and technology strategies that can be used in the corporate real estate organization to drive value.  The conference will focus on topics such as mobility and the evolving workplace, hyper-effective real estate operations, the smart building and campus movement, and much more.

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Solar PV Trade Mission

Monday, November 10th - Friday, November 14th

San Jose, Costa Rica and  Panama City, Panama

Following upon the success of four events in Latin America in the past two years, Solarplaza will again organize a Solar PV Trade Mission, this time with a focus on Central America from 10-14 November, some highlights:

  • Visit both San Jose (Costa Rica) and Panama City in just one week
  • Meet the key-stakeholders in both Costa Rica and Panama (ministry of energy, regulator and utility) in interactive private meetings, exclusive for the trade mission delegation
  • Expand your network with countless new contacts during the two-day El Futuro Solar conference and exhibition, attended by over 100 regional business executives
  • Get a complete overview of opportunities and challenges per country through the six dedicated country drill downs on the conference
  • Learn all about Central Americas’ investment environment and opportunities during a half-day finance workshop with experts from the local finance community
  • Socialize with future partners and investors during exclusive network dinners, lunches and travels.

A one week, turn-key business development solution to explore the opportunities in seven pre-selected emerging markets in Central America: El Salvador, Honduras, Panama, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Colombia and Costa Rica.

Lithium Battery Power

Tuesday, November 11th - Wednesday, November 12th

Washington, D.C.

Global demand for lithium-based batteries has resulted in the emergence of exciting next-gen Li-ion and beyond Li-ion battery technologies, however, one of the greatest challenges to creating much needed higher performing, lower cost batteries is moving these emerging technologies from the lab to commercial status. The Lithium Battery Power: Driving Breakthrough Energy Technologies from Lab to Market conference addresses critical issues facing the industry, presents innovative and game-changing research on lithium-ion and beyond Li-ion batteries, and fosters cross-industry discussion on ways to advance viable technologies from pure research to practical application and commercialization.

Lithium Battery Power 2014 will present papers on high capacity cathodes, anode structures and anode/electrolyte interaction, modeling, simulation, and high-throughput techniques, as well as address the need to connect research science and commercialization.

World Water-Tech North America Summit

Wednesday, November 12th - Friday, November 14th

Toronto, Canada

The second annual World Water-Tech North America Summit, the fifth event in the World Water-Tech series, gathers the key stakeholders from every part of the water value chain. Hosted by Rethink Events and WaterTAP Ontario, the event provides a dynamic meeting place for the growing international water-tech community.

World Water-Tech North America will feature utility and industrial leaders from around the world, sharing their experiences of developing and commercializing new water technologies and the impact that these technologies have had on their business and bottom line.  Over two days of plenary sessions, delegates will hear from speakers on:

  • Enabling change: global water and environment leaders on how they are developing regulatory frameworks to encourage and incentivize the adoption of new technologies
  • Pipe dreams? Visions of a profitable, sustainable, energy neutral, successful water utility
  • Conquering the water energy nexus: case studies of water projects which are energy positive and energy projects which are water positive
  • Unconventional innovation for unconventional oil: moving towards zero discharge SAGD operations and developing solutions to the water challenges of fracking
  • Identifying best practice for water management for mining: overcoming challenges for use, treatment, recycling and disposal of water used in mining
  • Business models for success: developing and commercializing technology in municipalities
  • Does smart have the answer? Partnering for success and bridging the gap between municipalities and industry

Cleantech Open Global Forum

Wednesday, November 12th - Thursday, November 13th

San Francisco, California

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

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Since its founding in 2005, the Cleantech Open has established itself as the leading force for accelerating clean technology entrepreneurs. Of the over 865 companies we have worked with in the United States alone, nearly half have gone on to raise external capital now totaling over $950 million. Come and connect with the innovative entrepreneurs, investors, business leaders, and strategic partners that have helped make it happen.

This year’s Global Forum is being held in the heart of San Francisco. Both The Hilton San Francisco Financial District and Treasure Island Event Venue feature state-of-the art technology, world-class conference and exhibit space, and a variety of accommodation options.

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Green Mobility Convention

Wednesday, November 12th - Friday, November 14th

Beijing, China

According to statistics and analysis of China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM), from January to December this year, China automobile production reached 19,271,800 units, an increase of 4.63% compared with the same period of last year; Production of passenger cars was 15,523,700 units, increase 7.17 percent year on year.

With the important speakers, strategic topics and non-stop networking on the agenda, the 5th Green Mobility Convention will address the most critical industry issues affecting your performance objectives in China and globally and will aim to help you gauge the pulse of this dynamic industry and stay abreast of the most advanced technologies.

Battery Safety

Thursday, November 13th - Friday, November 14th

Washington, D.C.

Innovations that increase energy storage for lithium-ion batteries enhance their reliability and degradation management. But higher-energy densities can also compromise lithium battery safety and thus require further research. The Fifth Annual Battery Safety conference addresses key safety challenges of lithium batteries and technologies for improvement. The conference gathers electrical engineers, cell manufacturers and safety officials to share cell-level research, systems-level safety analysis, research applications and cost reduction strategies with examples from industry, academia, government and the military.

Distribution Automation Virtual Summit

Thursday, November 13th

100% Online

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Advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) is only the beginning of the smart grid value chain for utilities. Advances in the automation of the feeder and distribution network are resulting in greater cost savings, operational efficiencies, service quality, and reliability. As the rollout of AMI begins to approach completion in a number of regions, utilities are turning to distribution automation (DA) as a key strategy for maximizing the effectiveness of their smart grid investment and realizing the value that network intelligence brings to grid operations.

The Distribution Automation Virtual Summit is a one-day, 100% online event that examines the latest technology advances and applications of distribution automation in the electric utility network. The goal is to examine real-world deployments, lessons learned, and success strategies for leveraging DA to achieve the full promise of the smart grid.

Baltic Wind Power

Monday, November 17th - Tuesday, November 18th

Helsinki, Finland

Green World Conferences are delighted to announce that the Baltic Wind Power 2014 conference and exhibition will take place on 17-18 November 2014 in Helsinki.

The Baltic Wind Power conference will focus on further wind energy market development in Finland, Sweden, Baltic Countries, Poland, Germany and Denmark and will offer an update on cutting-edge wind energy technologies (especially turbine, lade and foundations). It will also offer in-depth advice from first-class experts on project finance and insurance. The second day of the conference is split into two separate tracks focused on offshore and onshore technologies.

Distributed Solar Summit 2014

Monday, November 17th - Wednesday, November 19th

San Diego, California

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The distributed solar sector continued to gather steam with innovative financial structures, new partnership alliances and sales channels, and evolving business models. In 2013, the residential solar space achieved a 60% annual growth from 2012, assisted by the popularity of financing options such as lease, PPAs and loan-to-own. The commercial solar market roared back with a 78% growth in Q3 2013. On the financial front, securizations, PACE financing and yieldcos are just some of the developments that distributed solar developers are using to access lower cost financing and facilitating the continued growth of the sector.

Infocast’s Distributed Solar Summit 2014 brings together solar project developers, integrators, investors, lenders, panel suppliers, utilities, regulators, contractors, installers and other industry players to explore the impacts of the latest financial innovations, which sales channel strategies and business models will lead to success, and ultimately how to help move the distributed solar sector forward nationwide. The Summit has developed into a major networking event for the entire distributed solar community—where people connect, build relationships and get valuable new insights into the distributed solar markets and strategies for financing distributed solar projects.

Automotive Tech.AD Detroit 2014

Monday, November 17th - Tuesday, November 18th

Detroit, Michigan

Sam Abuelsamid, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, will lead a Challenge Your Peers roundtableThe Long-Term Vision for Autonomous Driving​ at 4:45 pm on Monday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

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we.CONECT presents the premier American Automotive Tech.AD Detroit 2014 as part of the Automotive Series 2014 – Europe’s original leading networking congress for 180+ pioneering Autonomous Driving experts and decision-makers from the global automotive industry to discuss the pressing tasks  and technical challenges from ADAS towards Highly Automated Driving.

In 30 interactive sessions, executives reveal their strategies and current tactics with regard to new systems and technologies for automated driving, HMI considerations, as well as the legal and social framework. Grasp the chance to share know-how and explore the keynotes of international leading organizations, such as prev. MIT, Stanford, GM, BMW, VW, Hyundai and many more.

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Demand Response and Ancillary Services

Tuesday, November 18th - Thursday, November 20th

Dallas, Texas

Demand Response is considered to be one of the smart grid’s emerging killer applications for utilities, grid operators, and power generators. But, Demand Response can do more than help meet peak load. It can help provide ancillary services such as contingency reserves and regulation and load following.

We are on the verge of a new opportunity to use demand response to help meet this nation’s power supply needs in the 21st century. With interest in the integration of significant amounts of renewable energy, wide-spread deployment of plug-in electric vehicles, and more efficient use of our existing transmission and generation infrastructure, demand response is poised to complement these initiatives, having a central role in shaping the way the grid is managed and energy consumed.

Incorporating extensive evaluation feedback from the previous event, this conference program has been updated to provide you with the latest, most up-to-date information driving the Demand Response and Ancillary Services today. This event will examine the global smart building managed services market trends, along with opportunities and challenges for Demand Response. Also, special sessions will be included on the exciting new role Transactive Energy will play in Smart grid modernization.

Stranded Gas

Tuesday, November 18th - Friday, November 21st


Today 40 to 60 percent of the world’s proven gas reserves are stranded.  Given the growing demand for natural gas, oil, gas producers are now embracing the latest technological innovations to boost the utilization of stranded gas for commercial use.

IBC’s Stranded Gas Conference, being held this November at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel in Singapore, will be the first industry platform to unlock Asia’s stranded gas resources as well as investment potential.

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Smart City Expo World Congress

Tuesday, November 18th - Thursday, November 20th

Barcelona, Spain

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

The Smart City Expo World Congress program features some of the most innovative speakers on the current urban and technological scene. Structured around six main themes (Smart Society, Technology, Governance, Energy, Mobility and Sustainable City), the congress’s speakers include Parag Khanna, regarded as the world’s leading geopolitical analyst and a former adviser to US President, Barack Obama; architects Kengo Kuma and Deyan Sudjic, who will be discussing the creative process within urban environments; futurologist and sustainability expert Alex Steffen; Janette Sadik, an expert in urban mobility and New York’s former Transportation Commissioner; and Vaclav Smil, a scientist specializing in energy and demographic analysis.

The fourth edition of the Smart City Expo World Congress, the only international event on smart cities, which brings together over 400 world cities, 300 speakers and the leading institutions and experts in charge of leading change and urban transformation. The event provides the strategies and tools necessary to drive forward knowledge sharing, the development of associations and the creation of business opportunities in the new market of urban solutions and technologies.

The Smart Building Conference - Milan

Tuesday, November 18th

Milan, Italy

After a successful debut in London 2013, the Smart Building Conference will be held in Milan at the famous Hotel Nhow, November 18th.

Having drawn more than 150 delegates as well as global media to its inaugural London event and to ISE 2014 in Amsterdam, the Conference will repeat its successful twin-track formula of split residential and commercial tracks.

The 1-day plenary sessions will provide delegates with key insights needed to meet their smart building business and design objectives. Different industries are encouraged to integrate and work together, creating an assimilated infrastructure of various technologies and expertise that make buildings smart.

The Smart Building Conference @ Milan is the perfect opportunity for building technology manufacturers to raise brand awareness among the construction industry’s most forward-looking stakeholder groups.

Australian Utility Week

Tuesday, November 18th - Thursday, November 20th

Melbourne Australia

Australian Utility Week is the region’s largest conference and exhibition for energy retailers, distributors  and water utilities focusing on the latest approaches, technologies and solutions to improve electricity and water networks’ efficiency in a cost-efficient, environmentally and customer friendly way. Energy retailers, distributors and water utilities will meet to exchange ideas on evolving business models, innovative technologies and project experiences as well as evaluating (joint) cooperation opportunities and new synergies between the electric and water utility industries.

Top-level speakers representing the utility industry from all over the world will present their views in different conference formats including case study presentations, round table discussions, technology workshops and panel sessions. Each presentation has been carefully selected based on the recommendations of a 40+ strong Advisory Committee and extensive market research.

Beyond the top quality learning opportunities presented at this event, an audience of 70+ utility companies plus 700+ attendees will ensure this event maintains its reputation as a world class networking event.

Military & Commercial Microgrids Summit

Wednesday, November 19th - Friday, November 21st

San Diego, California

Peter Asmus, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will present: Utilities: Friend or Foe of Microgrids at 8:00 am on Thursday.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

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However, each market segment has its own unique requirements and drivers that must be met by carefully chosen microgrid technologies and system configurations. And Microgrids projects, including retrofits, are proving to require greater investment than previously recognized. Providers must tailor their approaches to the wants and needs of customers in order to effectively position themselves to market their technologies, products and services and capitalize on the next generation of microgrid projects.

Infocast’s 5th Military & Commercial Microgrids Summit returns to San Diego to bring key military, government, utility and end-user microgrid decision makers together to share their business and technical wants, needs and requirements for new projects. Early adopters and implementers of microgrids in defense, critical infrastructure, campus/institutional, remote communities and utilities applications will also be on hand to share lessons learned and real world case studies of microgrid performance. The Advanced Microgrid Technologies AM Showcase and Energy Storage Opportunities with Microgrids and Distributed Solar PM Showcase will precede the summit, offering attendees two in-depth looks at technologies enabling microgrid commercialization: automated demand response, distributed generation, energy storage, software controls, smart island inverters and vehicle-to-grid (V2G). In addition, an in-depth tour of the UC San Diego 42 MW microgrid led by Byron Washom will be offered on the evening of the 19th.


Wednesday, November 19th - Thursday, November 20th

San Francisco, California

Noah Goldstein, research director at Navigant Research, will participate in the panel discussion: How does Smart Factory improve energy efficiency? at 11:00 am on Wednesday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

CaFFEET’14: Smart Factory, What is the added value?

CaFFEET, the Californian French Forum on Energy Efficiency Technologies, is an annual 2-days event that started in 2011. PRIME, EDF and the French consulate in San Francisco host this event to foster technical and scientific collaborations on Energy Efficiency. Each year, this event brings together over 150 experts from Universities, R&D centers, utilities, corporations and startups.

CaFFEET'14 will address the topic of Smart Factory to demonstrate how smart solutions (sensors, software, data analytics…) add value to manufacturing productivity and industrial energy management.  The ultimate objective of CaFFEET’14 is to provide state-of-the-art research development, industrial case studies and new innovations that allow for more product quality, flexibility, reactivity of manufacturing plants.

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PV O&M USA 2014

Wednesday, November 19th - Thursday, November 20th

San Jose, California

PV Operations & Maintenance USA is a 2 day conference that will bring together the key solar stakeholders in the utility scale PV industry to share cutting edge technical and commercial plant management techniques Agenda already includes speakers from First Solar, Arizona Public Services, Rabo bank, NRG Energy and many more to be confirmed.

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RenovaMex 2014

Wednesday, November 19th - Thursday, November 20th

Mexico City, Mexico

RenovaMex 2014 is the boutique forum and meeting place for the renewable industry in Mexico, where the Department of Energy (SENER), Acciona, Eosol Energy, BBVA and Grupo México, amongst others, will network to boost the development of renewable energy and overcome the regulatory, financial and technological challenges. At FCBI Latam we work hard to connect you with companies and executives who make a difference for your renewable business in Mexico.

Here are the 5 main reasons why you cannot miss RenovaMex 2014:

# 1 Financing Models - Learn different funding models for Mexico's renewable energy market from leading financial institutions such as BBVA, Nacional Financiera, Bancomext, Banobras, NadBank or the Interamerican Development Bank
# 2 Certainty & Future of the renewable sector - The Department of Energy, the Federal Energy Commission and the Energy Regulation Commission clarify the role of the regulated tariffs, green certificates, the spot market and the qualified users
# 3 Lessons learned - Get a breakdown of the key lessons, including licensing issues, sourcing and construction
# 4 Industrial Applications - Maximize plant capacity and reduces consumption costs drastically
# 5 Workshops & sessions specific for Geothermal - As part of RenovaMex 2014 we hold geothermal and solar energy hybridization workshops plus a specific session on financing geothermal projects in the country

Connected Fleets USA

Thursday, November 20th - Friday, November 21st

Atlanta, Georgia

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Connected Fleets USA 2014 Conference previously known as Telematics for Fleet Management Conference will tackle how fleet management solution are integrating connectivity to harass greater asset visibility and fleet optimization.  Learn from hand-picked speakers such as: Donlen, Volvo Trucks, Daimler, LA Metro, Michigan DOT and Microsoft to drive growth in the maturing American market.

The Connected Fleets USA 2014 Conference will tackle critical industry challenges and opportunities including data standardization, platform partnerships and strategies to tap into private and public investment. Face-to-face networking will allow attendees to build partnerships to equip them with the knowledge and strategy to create new growth in the connected fleet market.

Smart Grid World Summit

Monday, November 24th - Tuesday, November 25th

London, United Kingdom

The Smart Grid World Summit is the definitive annual conference providing practical guidance and strategic advice on Smart Grid Technology and Applications. The Conference agenda offers a breadth and depth of knowledge that uniquely meets the requirements of senior executives and professionals across disciplines.

Featuring prominent keynote speakers and panelists, the conference delves into the most pressing SmartGrid-related challenges, and provides delegates with a unique forum to discuss ideas and best practices with leading industry experts and analysts:

Smart Grid Summit 2014 – Agenda / Key Themes:

  • Smart Grids & Smart Metering
  • Renewable Integration & Energy Storage
  • Communications & Big Data
  • Cyber and Grid Security
  • Smart Grid Infrastructure
  • Customer Engagement
  • Smart Homes

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Project Financing in Oil & Gas

Monday, November 24th - Tuesday, November 25th

London, United Kingdom

This event will present itself as the perfect forum for learning about project financing within oil and gas, giving delegates the opportunity to learn and network with key professionals within the industry. Case studies from recent oil and gas projects will demonstrate how to approach your own projects from providing a compelling strategy to secure your finance to understand what the lenders want to see.

Event attendees will hear about project financing expressed from the view of the lenders from around the globe. The diversity of companies representing all aspects of PF will enable delegates to have a broad spectrum of ideas and opinions to use on their own projects.

Event speakers include leading experts from SMBC Europe, BP, Deutsche Bank, Santander, RBS Corporate & Institutional Banking, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, Ernst & Young, RPS Energy, UK Export Credit Finance, Bloomberg New Energy Finance plus many more. Check here for more information. 

Solar Energy Southeast Asia

Tuesday, November 25th - Wednesday, November 26th

Bangkok, Thailand

This August, Thailand’s military regime announced new policies to reach the country’s 3GW solar target by 2016, 5 years ahead of the original 2021 goal- a clear and robust symbol of the country’s continued support for ambitious PV deployment.

Onlookers eagerly await details of the plan, with announcements expected this November. Coinciding with the announcements and the renewed project development plans of key stakeholders- Solar Energy Southeast Asia returns to Bangkok for its second year. Join government officials and senior private sector executives representing project developers, EPCs, investors & technology providers.

  • Hear first-hand the new Power Development Plan (2015-2036) and how it affects the Thai solar PV sector
  • Understand >how nearly 600MW of additional PPAs will be allocated and meet the developers taking the projects forward
  • Gain clarification of the new 800MW Government & Agricultural Cooperative Public Private Partnership Programme and the opportunities it presents for you
  • Discover when the 70MW residential rooftop FiT will open and understand the licensing and permitting process as it now stands

You must attend the first solar PV congress which follows the recent announcements, network the sector’s most influential figures, meet potential customers and re-evaluate the business opportunities in one of the most promising PV markets of 2015.

Power Southeast Asia Conference & Exhibition 2014

Wednesday, November 26th - Friday, November 28th

Jakarta, Indonesia

Supported by worldwide industry associations - Independent Power Producers Forum (IPPF), World Alliance for Decentralized Energy (WADE), the Organizing Committee is honored to announce that Power Southeast Asia Conference & Exhibition 2014 (Power SEA 2014) will be held in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Themed as Powering the Economic Development via Stable, Reliable and Efficient Electricity Supply, Power SEA 2014 is a two-day conference & exhibition plus half-day golf tournament. Featured government official and utility speakers invited are from Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, etc. We are confident Power SEA 2014 will offer attendees an unparalleled look into what’s new and what’s on the horizon in electric power industry in Southeast Asia.

We expect that 30+ industry speakers, 30+ exhibitors, and 200+ senior executives will join this high profile event. The 3-day event aims to bridge the connection among government officials, utilities, power producers, vendors, investors, industrial power users, etc. so that they could discuss the current status of electric power industry, share the technological advancements (in generation, T&D and smart grid), envision the future, and thus power the region’s economic development via stable, reliable and efficient electricity supply. 

We look forward to welcoming you in Jakarta this November!

IntelliSub India 2014

Wednesday, November 26th - Friday, November 28th

New Delhi, India

With the Government of India Ministry of Power currently establishing its National Smart Grid Mission and the results of key smart grid pilot projects finally being revealed, the time has never been better for power utility technical decision makers to come together, review, benchmark and upgrade their technical strategies to ensure the full realization of the smart grid in India.

As such, we are delighted to bring you this exciting and in-depth 3 day conference. Just take a look through the program and you will find at IntelliSub India 2014:

  • Case-study driven program – in-depth implementation experiences shared by the pioneering Transcos and Discoms
  • IEC 61850 explained in-depth – a through explanation of the complex de-facto standard for substation automation, delivered by Chair of the International IEC 61850 Working Group, Christoph Brunner
  • Extensive Q&A opportunities – frequent panel discussions and Q&A sessions providing you with the opportunity to have your questions considered and answered by the industry leaders
  • Champagne round table discussions – a great opportunity to meet with the entire substation automation ecosystem, present your real-life automation challenges and benefit from multiple perspectives and solutions
  • State of the art technology display – meet with technical representatives of the leading automation suppliers and get hands-on with their current products and a heads-up on their future R&D pipelines

To view the conference agenda, click here.

Gas Fired Power Plants

Tuesday, December 2nd - Friday, December 5th


Gas will be a major source of power generation.  With Asia’s electricity demand projected to increase by more than 80% by 2035, the spotlight is now on gas for power generation.  With countries such as the Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar, and Thailand all investing in gas fired power generation projects, and Singapore recently opening its first LNG fuelled power plant, now is the time to be updated on the latest opportunities from these developments.

IBC Asia’s Gas Fired Power Plants conference provides a unique forum to find out firsthand about the numerous opportunities to participate in this exciting growth market for gas power generation, and the plant infrastructure currently under development.

Click here to learn more.

Electricity 2014

Wednesday, December 3rd - Saturday, December 6th

Eilat, Israel

We are pleased to inform you that The 15th international Annual Convention of the Society of Electrical and Electronics Engineers will be held on December 3-6, 2014 in Eilat, Israel.

We are proud to say that "Electricity 2013", attracted 1,300 attendees, 300 international visitors and 60 top tier companies which participated in the technical trade show.

This year, in addition to the traditional topics, the convention will be focusing on Smart Grid, Natural Gas Revolution and the Electricity Market Reform Plan. Major projects, trends, and technological novelties will be presented as well.

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Smart City Expo Montreal

Wednesday, December 10th - Friday, December 12th

Montreal, Canada

Smart City Expo Montreal is an international meeting of experts coming together to discuss and define best practices and build strong and prosperous urban policies.  There will be 40+ international speakers, more then 75 exhibitors from IT, architecture, consulting, engineering, urban planning, and design & transportation sectors. Smart City Expo Montreal is expecting 1000+ participants: municipal representatives, researchers, academics, business leaders and entrepreneurs.

Smart City Expo Montreal is the most important meeting point for stakeholders specialized in the development of future cities in North America.  Check out our program, covering key aspects for smarter cities: urban resilience, sustainable mobility, energy & climate change and open government.

For the first time in North America the conference SMART CITY will be held in Montreal.  Smart City is a worldwide event, taking place on each continent: Europe (Barcelona), Asia (Kyoto) and South America (Bogota), and more continents soon.

Lone Star Water Summit

Wednesday, December 10th - Friday, December 12th

Austin, Texas

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The key to competition is knowing the administrative rules the state will craft in the next few months regarding project funding. Only those intimately aware of the latest rules, regulations, and municipal water needs impacting project funding opportunities and development will succeed in this fiercely competitive landscape.

Join us in December for Lone Star Water Summit.


Thursday, December 18th - Sunday, December 21st

Shanghai, China

Chin Wi Hwa, manager of business development from Navigant Research, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

EV CHINA 2014 Exhibition ( the 7th China International Energy Saving and New Energy Vehicle Technology Exhibition) will be held in Shanghai World Expo & Convention Center from December 18 to 21, 2014, aiming to present the world-class new energy vehicle technology.

EV CHINA 2014 is sponsored by the New Energy Vehicle Magazine, the , HNZ Media and UTM-GLOBAL.As the most influential energy saving and new energy vehicle industry gathering in Asia, EV CHINA 2014 focuses on the development of energy saving and new energy vehicle technology and gears to the rapid development of international automobile industry and green world. It will display electric cars, power battery system, storage technology, battery material technology, detection technology, motor control and charging station and other latest products and technologies. With a competitive market and communication platform, EV CHINA 2014 is hoping to create a promising future of new energy vehicle industry.

EV CHINA 2014 will take advantage of the development of new energy vehicle industry to build a platform for government administration sections, manufacturers, research and development agencies, media, the public and others related to new energy vehicle industry in China and around the world.

Corporate Energy Sourcing

Monday, January 12th - Wednesday, January 14th

San Diego, California

Noah Goldstein, research director at Navigant Research, will present: The Increasing Number of Pathways to Managing Building Energy at 1:15 on Monday.   To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

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U.S. Fortune 1000 corporates are stepping up their commitments to renewable energy, efficiency and sustainability programs, collectively deployed across tens of thousands of properties. Sector leaders such as Google, IKEA, Facebook, Apple, GM, Wal-Mart, Target and Walgreens, MGM, Whole Foods, and dozens of others, are acquiring wind farms or solar plants, putting solar on rooftops, building net zero energy facilities, or implementing demand response, storage, smart lighting and microgrid technologies. A dizzying profusion of strategies, options, resources and tools are coming online, even as peak power, demand charges and baseload costs rise inexorably.

For the first time ever, top energy, sustainability and financial decision-makers from the biggest and most innovative Fortune 1000 companies will come together at Corporate Energy Sourcing to share their thinking around common challenges:

  • How to decide between various competing options, how to rank them, and how to balance different metrics like energy cost, payback time, risk, and sustainability?
  • What are the operational requirements for implementing them, and how to best evaluate the different service providers?
  • Generation and storage and building management systems not just to reduce utility bills but to leverage new revenue streams.
  • How do new municipal, state, and federal regulations impact the balance of the corporate/industrial energy mix?

Electric Energy Storage Conference

Tuesday, January 13th - Thursday, January 15th

San Diego, California

Renewable power is one topic that has significantly changed over the past year and is continuing to rapidly grow in the industry. Energy storage has flourished and more technologies have been discovered to be more useful for companies today. With the release of TESLA patents to the entire industry there is a lot more room for improvements throughout the industry.

Through case studies, the heads of energy storage, operations, and research & development from electric utilities will discuss where the market is heading due to these new advances, as well as talk about what companies are finding to be the most successful with current technology. Attending this conference will help one to gain perspective on how to best update and integrate their assets more effectively.

This premier marcus evans 5th Electric Energy Storage Conference will focus on the technology successes when implementing new changes into existing storage systems, how companies are overcoming financial barriers and what it is they need in order to succeed and advance even more with energy storage.

4th Plant DDD: Managing the Power Plant Decommissioning, Decontamination & Demolition Process

Tuesday, January 13th - Thursday, January 15th

Charlotte, North Carolina

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To address these questions, Infocast presents the 4th Plant DDD: Managing the Power Plant Decommissioning, Decontamination & Demolition Process, which again will bring plant and decommissioning project managers together with utilities, leaders in environmental remediation, demolition and investment recovery. These key industry leaders will gather to provide lessons learned and key takeaways on key issues such as: identifying environmental and safety risks, integrating liability management into the project and contracting structures, assessing plant shutdown costs and retirement obligations, and managing the decommissioning process. They will provide guidance on the bidding process, contracting and engineering. Power companies will get a chance to learn how to recover their investments from aging facilities, materials and equipment, thereby minimizing costs.

Building on the success of our previous meetings in New Orleans, Baltimore and Chicago, the fourth event promises to be even bigger and better than ever. Attend and take advantage of this rare opportunity!

E&P Information and Data Management

Tuesday, February 3rd - Wednesday, February 4th

London, United Kingdom

SMi Group announces its 17th annual E&P Information & Data Management Conference will be taking place in London in February 2015. This year’s event will bring leading industry experts from across the globe to discuss the latest issues and developments in the industry. Event program- 2015 includes presentations from 13 operators representing 12 nations! The two day program and 4 workshops will build on the success of 2014 which saw over 70% of oil and gas end-users in the room. The event will give delegates the opportunity to discuss topics including data governance, standards and practice, issues of data quality, analytics plus more.

Event speakers include leading experts from Shell Nigeria, Genel Energy, BG Group, JGC Corp, Repsol S A, Kuwait Oil Company, Total E&P Russia, GDF SUEZ E&P UK Ltd, DataCo, RWE Dea, Petroleum Development Oman, Santos, California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), plus many more.

DistribuTECH Conference & Exhibition

Tuesday, February 3rd - Thursday, February 5th

San Diego, California

Representatives from Navigant will be in attendance.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

DistribuTECH is the leading annual T&D event that addresses technologies used to move electricity from the power plant through the transmission and distribution systems to the meter and inside the home. DistribuTECH offers industry professionals more information and networking opportunities than any other annual T&D event.

The conference and exhibition offer 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.

The event also provides industry thought leaders from all over the world opportunities to network, share knowledge and problem solve with worldwide utilities and product and service providers. DistribuTECH includes two dynamic co-located events: Utility Products Exposition and Electric Light and Power Executive Conference. 

The Smart Building Conference - ISE 2015

Monday, February 9th

Amsterdam, The Netherlands 

Following the success of its London debut in 2013, the Smart Building Conference returns to Integrated Systems Europe on 9 February 2015.

Having drawn more than 150 delegates as well as global media to its inaugural London event and to ISE 2014 in Amsterdam, the Conference will repeat its successful twin-track formula of split residential and commercial tracks.

The 1-day plenary sessions will provide delegates with key insights needed to meet their smart building business and design objectives. Different industries are encouraged to integrate and work together, creating an assimilated infrastructure of various technologies and expertise that make buildings smart.

The Smart Building Conference @ ISE 2015 is the perfect opportunity for building technology manufacturers to raise brand awareness among the construction industry’s most forward-looking stakeholder groups.

Floating LNG

Wednesday, February 18th - Thursday, February 19th

London, United Kingdom

This year’s conference aims to focus on current project updates and developments within the field, the LNG market dynamics and economics to determine what is driving the industry forward, technological innovations, case studies from the leading EPC projects as well as cover Pre-FEED projects and risks associated with this dynamic industry. 3rd annual Floating LNG will be an excellent opportunity to hear presentations from leading experts covering all aspects across the industry. There will be case studies from those who are both developing and executing FLNG projects near and offshore. With analysis of key trends in the floating LNG industry, methods in project execution, LNG market dynamics, technological advancements and investment challenges this conference is a must attend for 2015.

Event speakers include leading experts from: LoneStar FLNG; Forbes Communications; TNO; ThyssenKrupp Uhde Energy & Power; Cyprus Natural Hydrocarbons Company; Penguin Energy Consultants;), Sea NG Corp; Modular Energy Systems; Gasol plc; WorleyParsons Europe Ltd; Kitsault Energy; Sevan Marine A S A; Holmwood Consulting Ltd; Norton Rose Fullbright; Hogan Lovells International LLP; SMBC Europe Division; KANFA Aragon, and many more.

4th Global Geothermal Energy Summit

Wednesday, February 18th - Thursday, February 19th

Reykjavik, Iceland

According to “2014 Annual U.S. & Global Geothermal Power Production Report’ by the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA), released earlier this year (April, 2014), the international power market is booming, with a sustained growth rate of 4% to 5%. The report further revealed, currently there are 700 geothermal projects in development in 76 countries and that if all geothermal power plants under construction are completed on schedule the global geothermal industry could reach about 13,450 MW of nameplate capacity by 2017.

As the report states, there are many opportunities for geothermal power development globally, but where does the industry stand today and what can we expect in 2015? What are the factors involved in ensuring project success and funding in various regions and how do they compare to Europe?

To provide you with answers to these questions and many more key insights into the opportunities, challenges, global trends and policies, through expert led case study presentations, interactive session and discussions, ACI’s 4th Geothermal Energy Summit will provide a unique peer-to-peer learning platform with plenty of networking opportunities with key decision makers in the geothermal power industry.

Join us in Reykjavik, Iceland and learn about the best in class strategies, practices and technologies whilst networking with industry peers from across the geothermal power value chain.

Solar Middle East

Monday, March 2nd - Wednesday, March 4th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Strategically located alongside the world's largest power event, Middle East Electricity, Solar Middle East offers access to an international audience of senior level purchasers and influencers. Now in its third year, the Solar Middle East exhibition has consistently increased in size and visitor numbers and the 2015 edition promises to be the biggest and busiest to date.

Why exhibit at Solar Middle East?
US$50 billion will be invested in the Middle East solar industry over the next seven years to increase capacity from 380MW to 15,000MW by 2020.

Solar Middle East offers the opportunity to put your company at the forefront of this rapidly developing market and expose your brand to a highly targeted audience of 3,500 senior-level decision makers from 84 countries worldwide.

Middle East Electricity

Monday, March 2nd - Wednesday, March 4th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Strategically located alongside the world's largest power event, Solar Middle East, Middle East Electricity offers access to an international audience of senior level purchasers and influencers.

Middle East Electricity is the largest meeting place for energy industry professionals from over 100 countries worldwide.

- Meet the biggest names in the global energy industry
- More than 1,250 exhibitors from 54 countries
- 22 government-supported country groups & national pavilions
- Over 50,000 sqm of the latest technologies for the power, lighting, nuclear, new and renewable energy sectors
- 99% of visitors would recommend Middle East Electricity to their colleagues
- Middle East Electricity offers the opportunity to put your company at the forefront of this rapidly developing market and expose your brand to a highly targeted audience of 3,500 senior-level decision makers from 84 countries worldwide.

International Battery Seminar & Exhibit

Monday, March 9th - Thursday, March 12th

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

In its 32nd year, the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit is the leader in providing key industry speakers to discuss the state of the art of worldwide energy storage technology developments for portable, automotive and stationary power applications. This meeting provides not only broad perspectives, but also informed insights into significant advances in materials, product development and application for all battery systems and enabling technologies. In addition, this meeting is renowned for offering broad networking and exhibiting opportunities to the international battery community. As the longest running battery industry event in the world, the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit has always been the preferred venue to announce significant new developments and showcase the most advanced battery technology.

Who should attend: Battery manufacturers, users, OEMs, product designers, component, equipment and material suppliers, applications engineers, research scientists, marketing analysts, patent attorneys, investors and others interested in the present and future of the battery industry.

World Water-Tech Investment Summit

Tuesday, March 10th - Thursday, March 12th

London, United kingdom

The World Water-Tech Investment Summit, now in its 4th year, is Europe’s biggest event dedicated to innovation in water. The goal is to pool ideas and experiences from around the globe to accelerate the adoption of advanced technologies by both municipal and industrial water users.  Highlights of the agenda include:

Closing the Loop: How far can we go towards total recovery of heat, power and re-usable water?
Open Innovation and Alliances: Technology integrators share successful models for connected innovation and partnership
Mining 2030: If the goal is self-sufficiency in water by 2030, what is the roadmap for achieving this? How can technology help mining companies reach their goals?
Oil and Gas: IOCs outline the pain points that are currently driving their investment in water-related technologies
Resilient Cities: City officials discuss the next stage for smarter water infrastructure and closed loop resource management in developing sustainable, secure and resilient cities
Selling to Utilities: Leading municipalities share case studies of their recent technology adoption and the business models behind it
Mobile, decentralized and modular systems: Industry leaders define the most exciting growth markets for decentralized water and wastewater treatment
Emerging Markets: Multilateral agencies address the opportunities and challenges in integrating advanced technologies into major infrastructure projects.

This year, World Water-Tech Investment Summit will be the centerpiece of the newly-launched London Water-Tech Week. Rethink Events is joining forces with UKTI, British Water, Isle Utilities and the UK-Israel Tech Hub to bring delegations from around the world to London for a program of water-tech events and networking activities.  For more information on how you can get involved, click here.

South-East European Exhibition on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy

Wednesday, March 11th - Friday, March 13th

Sofia, Bulgaria

The 2015 edition of South-East European Exhibition on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy will promote the latest energy developments and encourage their large-scale implementation in South-East Europe as well as speed up foreign investment in the regional economy. It is a great networking place for the international and local industry players.

Co-located event Smart Cities Exhibition and Conference: The focus of this event will be on intelligent transport, building management and automation, ICT technology implementation in the overall urban activity.  Smart Cities will attract representatives of institutions, municipalities, branch organizations, private companies, providing interactivity and networking between them.

Building Energy Summit

Wednesday, March 25th

Washington, D.C.

The 2015 Building Energy Summit is a national forum to educate building owners and operators on energy efficient technologies and solutions for buildings, collaborate on best practices, share successful case studies, and provide the resources needed to take action.

This year's focus is on the integration of new technologies into energy management -- from automated building solutions to advanced data and analytics. Real estate veterans will join with technology and energy experts to present new approaches to energy conservation in buildings, along with the environmental and economic benefits of each initiative.

Highlights of the 2015 Building Energy Summit:

  • Keynote presentations by nationally renowned speakers
  • Case study presentations of the most energy efficient buildings
  • 15 educational sessions in 4 different tracks, featuring leading building owners, technology leaders, and energy experts
  • Multiple networking events to meet and collaborate with other attendees
  • Resource Pavilion with best in class solution and technology providers

Join us in Washington, DC on March 25, 2015 at the industry's leading event for owners and operators of energy efficient buildings!

Energy Thought Summit (ETS) - ets15

Wednesday, March 25th - Thursday, March 26th

Austin, Texas

Held in Austin, Texas, Energy Thought Summit (ETS) brings the world’s thought leaders together for two days to debate the state and future of energy — expect smart dialogue, and an engaging setting on- and offline.

Click here for more information.

Hybrid Energy Innovations

Wednesday, April 8th - Thursday, April 9th

New York, New York

Anissa Dehamna, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, will participate in the panel discussion - Energy Storage: Magic Elixir for Solar, Wind, and Renewable Energy Grids? Part 1- Spotlight on Solar Storage at 2:50 pm on Wednesday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Historically, different segments of the energy market have been warring with each other, and a silo and zero-sum mentality have been pervasive in the industry. Now, a better and more compelling energy model has started to gain favor – hybrid energy, which offers greater benefits by blending together the attributes of many diverse renewable energy sources and fossil fuels, as well as combining energy storage. Essentially, hybrid energy affords a flexibility and versatility in energy production and distribution that is truly needed to propel the industry forward. Hybrid energy is changing the energy equation.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015 provides a unique platform for participants to:

  • Gain special insights into the innovative tools, techniques and strategies that are revolutionizing the energy industry
  • Learn more about successful and far-reaching examples of hybrid energy products, projects and technologies
  • Network with a wide range of key players in hybrid energy
  • Help shape the future of this dynamic market


Wednesday, April 15th - Thursday, April 16th

Chicago, Illinois

DeviceTech, an innovative new trade fair focused on the design and manufacturing of handheld devices and portable, connected electronics has been announced by Webcom Communications. The event will serve the needs of OEM design engineers and product developers involved in connected, portable electronics and applications.

DeviceTech Attracts Professionals Such As:

  • Design Engineers
  • Product Developers
  • Device Developers
  • Application Developers
  • Materials & Component Suppliers
  • Carriers, Data Service Providers
  • Packaging & Assembly Professionals
  • Developers of Bluetooth, Zigbee, NFC, Qi Products, Applications and Tools

The exhibit hall is conveniently located close to the session rooms. Networking breaks offer plenty of opportunities to showcase your products and develop new business leads. The conference setting allows for convenient one-on-one meetings.

Next Generation Batteries 2015

Tuesday, April 21st - Wednesday, April 22nd

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 5th Annual Next Generation Batteries 2015 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.  Click here to register.

IETC 2015

Tuesday, June 2nd - Friday, June 5th

New Orleans, Louisiana 

The Industrial Energy Technology Conference is the leading conference on industrial energy management for 37 years. IETC showcases advances and on-the-job value to energy professionals directing energy use, analysis, waste reduction, and new technologies in industrial settings. Educating the industrial energy community about smart manufacturing, case-studies, waste reduction programs, and the latest in state and federal programs affecting industry, IETC provides invaluable research and networking.  With presenters from major corporations in oil and gas, mining, steam equipment, research, consulting, and government agencies, attendees call IETC “the best conference from an industry point of view.” IETC is June 2-5, 2015 in New Orleans, co-hosted by Texas A&M University System and the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources. Click here for details.

Virtual Power Plants

Tuesday, June 16th - Thursday, June 18th

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Peter Asmus, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will be participating (details to come). To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Virtual Power Plants: Capitalizing on Cloud Technologies to Maximize Profits and Balance the Grid breaks down the VPP market and how they play a part in energy efficiency and demand reduction. Key players in the industry will demonstrate the how to reach the ultimate goal of combing distributed generation, demand response, and other resources to provide a synergistic sharing of grid resources for greater value and reducing costs. During this two-day conference, attendees will address key issues facing primary VPP technologies and how to overcome obstacles.

Battery Power 2015

Wednesday, August 5th - Thursday, August 6th

Denver, Colorado

Sam Jaffe, principal research analyst at Navigant Research, will be participating (details to come). To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Battery Power 2015 is an international conference highlighting the latest developments  impacting mobile and portable battery systems for consumer and commercial products, including power tools, smart phones, tablets, laptops and medical devices. The 13th annual event will be held August 5-6 in Denver, Colorado.

Conference topics will include new battery designs, improving power management, predicting battery life, regulations and standards, safety and transportation, battery authentication, charging technology, emerging chemistries and market trends.

Battery Power 2015 will provide you with the most up-to-date developments and technologies in the portable, mobile, consumer battery and power management market. If you are involved in the battery industry or if your products and systems run on batteries, this is a must attend event. 

International Congress and Expo on Biofuels & Bioenergy

Wednesday, August 26th - Friday, August 28th

Valencia, Spain

OMICS Group invites you to attend the International Congress and Expo on Biofuels & Bioenergy which will be held at Valencia, Spain. The main theme of the conference is “Accelerating Advancements and Frontiers in Biofuels & Bioenergy”.

Biofuels-2015 is an extraordinary event designed for the International professionals to facilitate the dissemination and application of research findings related to Biofuels and Bioenergy as replacement fuels. The conference invites participants from all leading universities, research institutions and leading companies to share their research experiences on all aspects of this rapidly expanding field.


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