ESA Annual Conference & Expo

Wednesday, May 27th - Friday, May 29th

Dallas, Texas

Colette Lamontagne, director at Navigant and Chair of the ESA board of directors, will give the opening remarks.

Anissa Dehamna, principal research analyst at Navigant, will present: Utility Procurements and Identifying Unique Global Opportunities at 1:15 pm on Friday.

Andrew Kinross, director, Sam Crawford, senior consultant, and Tom Mahowald, director of business development at Navigant, will also be in attendance.

To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Join us as the most influential leaders in energy storage gather in Dallas to shape the future of the energy storage industry.  From manufacturers to utilities, from investors to policymakers, the ESA Annual Conference & Expo attracts over 1,000 industry professionals ready to network, learn and gain insight on emerging trends. Don’t miss your opportunity to join in discussions about the rapidly evolving energy storage industry. For more information, please click here.  

MISO Market Summit 2015

Wednesday, May 27th - Friday, May 29th

Indianapolis, Indiana

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

Infocast’s MISO Market Summit 2015 will bring policy-makers together with utility, IPP and DR executives to explore the opportunities to solve reliability and power market problems. They will assess how the need for new generation and transmission will impact the economics of new gas builds, as well as how the impacts of centralized capacity market changes will affect project economics and market operations. These key stakeholders will examine how DR might be better rewarded and utilized in the MISO, and whether additional transmission assets and intermarket trading will provide relief. Finally, financiers will provide their perspectives on investments in projects in the MISO market.

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International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo

Monday, June 1st - Thursday, June 4th

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Now in its 31st year, the FEW provides the global ethanol industry with cutting-edge content and unparalleled networking opportunities in a dynamic business-to-business environment. The FEW is the largest, longest running ethanol conference in the world—and the only event powered by  Ethanol Producer Magazine.

From its inception, the mission of the event has remained constant: The FEW delivers timely presentations with a strong focus on commercial-scale ethanol production – from quality control and yield maximization to regulatory compliance and fiscal management. The FEW is also the ethanol industry’s premier forum for unveiling new technologies and research findings. The program extensively covers cellulosic ethanol while remaining committed to optimizing existing grain ethanol operations.

Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas Summit

Monday, June 1st - Wednesday, June 3rd

Calgary, Canada 

Katherine Chance, director at Navigant, will chair: Asset Reliability and Integrity Management at 10:30 am on Wednesday.

Walter Pesenti, managing director at Navigant will present: Asset Reliability and Integrity Management: Increasing the reliability and uptime of assets and deliver improved business performance at 11:50 am on Wednesday.

To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

As the Operational Excellence in Oil and Gas Summit edges closer we are looking forward to what will be a fantastic event which will give operational excellence and business improvement professionals the ability to prioritize their operational excellence plans and focus on the highest-impact items in align with your company’s strategy.

This year Navigant is delighted to be sponsoring the event and invite you to join us with this VIP Invitation - quote 'Navigant10' to receive 10% off.

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.

Smart City Event

Tuesday, June 2nd - Friday, June 5th

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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The Smart City Event is a 4-day conference which provides the opportunity to learn about the latest developments in the world of sustainable innovation.  Amsterdam Smart City is official host of the Smart City Event and Navigant Research is media partner of the event.

Hear from city and corporate leaders who will share their experiences with implementing successful Smart projects. You can learn about smart grids, big data, lighting, e-mobility, sustainable building, e-health, and more! Representatives from more than 20 cities will share their experiences and knowledge with over 500 Smart City professionals from more than 30 countries.

The Smart City Event

  • Learn from more than 20 Smart City projects
  • 500+ participants from all over the world
  • Learn about successfully implemented business models
  • More than 50 international speakers will share their insights into Smart Energy, Mobility, Grids, Big Data & Health
  • Keynote speeches, Inspirational workshops and creative sessions
  • Excursions towards several Smart City projects

Many cities are present to share their experiences and knowledge with Smart City projects. Over 400 international parties from 30 different countries attended last year! The real focus point is to realize Smart City projects. Projects that cities have already implemented. Innovative business models, collaboration between the government and the most innovative technical solutions.  More information about the program & speakers can be found here.

West Coast Energy Management Congress (EMC)

Wednesday, June 3rd - Thursday, June 4th

Long Beach, California

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

You can explore promising new technologies, compare energy supply and alternative energy options, and learn about innovative project implementation strategies.  The full EMC 2015 agenda includes the two-day conference and expo, as well as several optional intensive seminars.

Smart Grid Event

Wednesday, June 3rd - Thursday, June 4th

Brussels, Belgium

The first ever Smart Grid Event 2015, an international exhibition dedicated to smart metering and smart grids, is set to take place in Brussels, Belgium. Power industry professionals with a wide range of specialties will have an opportunity to meet, exchange ideas and learn about new technologies.

Interested parties have several opportunities to participate in the Smart Grid Event 2015. In the main conference area participants can present their experiences related to one of the key topics, including smart metering, energy storage, flexible production, control, security and standardization. Parties can also choose to share innovative ideas and technologies in the innovation lab. Finally, companies are offered the opportunity to promote their brand worldwide by sponsoring the event.

Registration is currently open for all levels of participation and more information can be found at the Smart Grid Event 2015 website.

TU-Automotive Detroit

Wednesday, June 3rd - Thursday, June 4th

 Novi, Michigan

Sam Abuelsamid, senior research analyst, will moderate: Sensor Fusion: Autonomous Alchemy.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Now in its 15th year, TU-Automotive Detroit will bring you the future of the car as automotive reinvents itself – putting tech first. The hand-picked speaker line-up includes Ford, GM, Mercedes-Benz, Center for Automotive Research Stanford, Volvo and many more.

Sessions will erase the question marks the industry currently faces. How advanced connectivity and autonomous features are becoming an essential aspect of automakers' strategies as a new mobility paradigm emerges will be debated.

New features at this year's show include C-level headlines to address OEM strategies, autonomous vehicle and smart mobility tracks, and more. It will tackle topics including perfecting the user experience, cyber security, leveraging telematics data, insurance, and other topics to allow you to create a bespoke agenda that tackles the challenges your business is facing.

Topics at TU-Automotive Detroit include:

  • Connected Car Data: The hottest commodity in the world's hottest tech. industry – are you feeling its full power?
  • Safety, ADAS, Autonomous: Integrate the big ethical, human and legal questions into your tech. roadmap to crack the autonomous code
  • Smart Mobility: Automakers become mobility service providers. From car-sharing to sustainability - OEMs re-invent transportation for the 21st century
  • Cyber Security: Create an in-penetrable connected car infrastructure to ensure hackers can't take control of the road

National Geothermal Summit

Wednesday, June 3rd - Thursday, June 4th

Reno, Nevada

The Geothermal Energy Association will be holding its fifth annual National Geothermal Summit on June 3-4 at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno, NV. The National Geothermal Summit is the leading forum for Western State policy discussions, bringing together the geothermal industry for a dialogue with state and federal policy makers. The 2015 Summit theme is “Geothermal Policies as Stimulus for Economic Growth and Environmental Quality”.

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EEI Annual Convention

Sunday, June 7th - Wednesday, June 10th

New Orleans, Louisiana

Navigant attendees at this year's EEI Annual Convention include; Jan Vrins, Burrell Kilmer, Mike Rutkowski, and Daniel Cardamone.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Electricity makes modern life possible. Its value is unmatched—the electric grid drives innovation and powers endless possibilities. Today, electric utilities are developing and leveraging new technologies to transform how they generate and deliver electricity. They also are responding to the changing needs of their customers, who want more flexibility and choice in how they use electricity. With so many customer-focused innovations happening across the country, the future of the electric power industry is rapidly unfolding—the future is happening now.

Exciting changes are happening all across the electric power industry.  Register today for the EEI Annual Convention—and experience this transformation first-hand.


Tuesday, June 9th - Wednesday, June 10th

San Antonio, Texas

Benjamin Freas, senior research analyst at Navigant Research, will participate in the panel discussion: Mining Building DATA – A Deep Dive Into Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics on Tuesday at 11:00 am.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

IBcon has grown to become the world's most comprehensive and leading edge discussion on the next generation of smart, connected, high-performance, green, sustainable, intelligent buildings. This event is not about the traditional one building, one system, one vendor smart building of yesterday, but rather the open architected, interoperable, integrated, IP, IT centric smart buildings of tomorrow.

Smart buildings, portfolios, campuses and cities that strive for energy reduction, operational efficiency, sustainability, enhanced occupant experiences and financial optimization are at the center of the discussion. IBcon brings together visionary experts from around the globe to discuss the latest technologies and present the world's most advanced, next generation smart building case studies. These projects are no longer just ideas, they are real and are resetting the benchmarks on what a building should look like and how it should be operated.

Be part of the community that is shaping the future of smart buildings. Join us at IBcon in June to experience REal Change Right Now!

Small-Midscale LNG Investment & Development Summit

Tuesday, June 9th - Wednesday, June 10th

Houston, Texas

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In order to fully capitalize, attend Infocast’s Small-Midscale LNG Investment & Development Summit, taking place June 9-11, 2015, in Houston, TX. This conference is your best opportunity to assess the myriad of opportunities for connecting plentiful U.S. supplies to lucrative regional end markets. Buyers will meet suppliers and end users; technology and plant developers will meet the investment community; and everyone along the LNG supply chain will have the opportunity to assess plant development, financing, terminal infrastructure build-out and capacity, and ways to match potential users to potential suppliers.

Asian Utility Week

Tuesday, June 9th - Wednesday, June 10th

Bangkok, Thailand

The 16th annual Asian Utility Week is a large scale exhibition and conference series focused on the technology strategies behind ASEAN's largest utilities, in particular the distribution and retail sectors and the integration of distributed generation assets within the grid. The event has a long history in metering and smart grid strategies, clean energy, T&D, and Billing/CRM. In both the conference and exhibition, we profile projects across the region that highlights the innovations and partnership potential of working with ASEAN based utilities.

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4th Industrial Wood Pellets for Coal Plant Co-Firing/Conversions Summit

Tuesday, June 16th - Thursday, June 18th

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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The 4th Industrial Wood Pellets for Coal Plant Co-Firing/Conversions Summit will bring together all the players—Government decision-makers, Utilities and Independent Power Producers (IPPs) with coal plant assets, operators of successful co-finring operations and conversions from pulverized coal to pulverized pellets, U.S. and Canadian white and black pellet producers, suppliers of sustainable wood fiber to pellet manufacturers, and other supply chain players—to discuss the business of modifying old pulverized coal plants to use industrial wood pellets for the lowest cost renewable power for CPP and RPS compliance. All these groups will share their ideas and perspectives on how best to work together to create a supply chain that can meet the needs of the emerging market. The Summit will be the ideal place to get valuable insight into the emerging market and to interact with the people who will create the domestic industrial wood pellets market of the future.


North American Offshore Wind Development & Finance Summit

Wednesday, June 17th - Thursday, June 18th

New York, New York

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The 6th North American Offshore Wind Development & Finance Summit, June 17-18, 2015, will bring together State and Federal policy-makers and regulators, senior executives from leading project developers, financial institutions, equipment suppliers, construction and other supply chain providers. They will engage in in-depth dialogue on the unique value of offshore wind, the latest financial innovations, public/private partnerships, and technological advances being developed to reduce development time and cost and maximize ROI of offshore wind power projects in North America.

Gas Storage and Transmissions 2015

Wednesday, June 17th - Thursday, June 18th

London, United Kingdom

The state of the European and UK Gas market is a story of two halves. Can the UK cope with the current pressures brought about with the winter summer spread and how we can become more flexible to meet the strains? Also, developments in Eastern Europe are a continued concern to the security of supply and with Gazprom securing nearly all of Germany’s gas storage capacity what is in store for the future of Europe’s gas storage and transmissions industry?

Gas Storage and Transmissions 2015 will provide its delegates with an information packed agenda with representatives from across the industry giving a comprehensive overview of the market, looking at the current state of the European Gas market and security of supply, gas transmission and how gas storage will contribute to future demand, new commission regulations, the flexibility of the UK market, south stream and more.

This two day conference will provide delegates with the perfect opportunity to gain an overview of the industry in Europe and the UK as well as create a common voice for future progression:

  • Discuss the current state of the European Market and security of supply
  • Deliberate the continued concerns in Eastern Europe
  • Understand the new EU regulations and new network codes
  • Hear the latest developments for European and UK gas storage operators
  • Create a common platform for the industry to reform and move forward together
  • Scrutinize gas transmission systems and how they can support the European markets

 In addition to the event, there will also be an interactive half day conference workshop entitled: Consenting Gas Developments: Autorisation Route Maps, hosted by Zyda Law, taking place on the 16th June 2015.  

2nd California Water Summit

Monday, June 29th - Wednesday, July 1st

Sacramento, California

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Infocast’s 2nd California Water Summit, June 29 – July 1, 2015 in Sacramento, California will give attendees the opportunity to meet regulators, investors, financiers, municipalities, developers, water technology companies, and other stakeholders in California water as they discuss: California’s water needs, regulations, existing project funding and development opportunities essential to developing critically-needed water infrastructure in California. Don’t miss your chance to take part in California’s water revolution!

NY REV Summit

Monday, June 29th - Tuesday, June 30th

New York, New York

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Infocast’s NY REV Summit will discuss the REV initiative and its impact not only on the energy industry in New York, but also as one of the first large-scale initiatives building the utility of the future. The NY REV Summit will examine the development of “distributed system platforms” (DSPs) and the role of utilities going forward. It will explore the promise vs. the practical development reality of microgrids and the emerging opportunities for third parties to provide grid services.

The roster of distinguished speakers will also confront the prominent elements, trajectories and consequences of many important regulatory, market and technology forces.

Finally, the NY REV Summit will bring together national and state-level regulators, power industry leaders, commercial energy managers, DG, energy storage and grid modernization technology vendors to discuss the path forward to a next-generation distributed energy system. They will evaluate the various state efforts to finance and encourage clean energy markets sufficient to ensure a robust, sustainable power delivery system.

Energy Storage USA 2015

Tuesday, July 7th - Wednesday, July 8th

San Diego, California

Energy Storage USA is the only event in the United States focused exclusively on the commercialization of storage, to help you bring your technology to market and win lucrative projects. This is your chance to network with utilities, legislators, financiers, developers and those at the cutting edge of technological development to define your future strategy.

At Energy Storage USA 2015 you will get valuable insight into:

  • OPTIMIZING PROJECT ECONOMICS: Examine the risks and advantages of different technology variations and applications to increase performance and achieve the very best ROI
  • UTILITY PROCUREMENT: Get key lessons learned from successful project bidders and develop a winning strategy to guarantee your share of future procurement rounds
  • SECURING INVESTMENT: Hear from leading banks and venture capitalists to identify the risks associated with energy storage technologies and how future backing can be secured for your project
  • POLICY SUPPORT: Get updated on the regulation that is promoting energy storage and hear how successfully deploying projects will impact future policy, financing and market growth
  • MAXIMIZE YOUR ROI: Get the latest on the performance and costs of systems in the field to identify the cost reduction opportunities for your future project

EVs and the Grid Summit

Tuesday, July 7th - Thursday, July 9th

Los Angeles, California

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Scott Shepard, research analyst at Navigant Research, will present: EV Sales Trends—Where and When Will EVs Impact the Grid? at 8:15 am on Wednesday.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Infocast’s EVs and the Grid Summit will gather together automakers, utilities, regulators, EV service providers, fleet owners and experts at the leading edge of EV infrastructure implementation to share their needs, experiences and ideas for integrating EVs and the grid. Automakers will discuss their views of the drivers for future EV and PHEV sales, and the feedback they are getting from customers regarding their needs. Utilities will illuminate the technical challenges in integrating EVs, and the business opportunities they represent. Regulators and policy experts will explore how to best support EV infrastructure investment without overly increasing the cost burden for the customer base or impacting grid reliability. Finally, fleet operators and EV SPs will share their experiences in pioneering EV infrastructure projects.

Attend EVs and the Grid Summit to get the most comprehensive view on where the EV infrastructure market needs to advance today, and where the opportunities to supply grid services lie in the future!

ChileSOL 2015

Tuesday, July 21st - Wednesday, July 22nd

Santiago, Chile

Now in its third edition, ChileSOL is the country´s leading solar specific conference and exhibition. Last year over 200 of Chile´s leading solar players across the PV and CSP industries discussed their challenges in assuring the continued growth of both technologies in Chile and Latin America.

For 2015 we have planned most ambitious edition yet, bringing together all relevant stakeholders including off-takers, developers, transmission companies and financiers that will allow you to drastically increase your share in South America’s growing market.

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Advanced Battery Outlook

Tuesday, July 21st - Thursday, July 23rd

Long Beach, California

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Against this dynamic, fast-moving backdrop, ADVANCED BATTERY OUTLOOK, the third in a series from Infocast, the creators of StorageWeek, will provide a comprehensive, niche-by-niche, application-by-application market outlook for emerging storage needs. This event is designed to meet the needs of C-suite officers, directors of market and business development at battery vendors and developers/ startups, as well as related equipment suppliers (controls, inverters, components, materials), seeking to calibrate their product for specific user/application requirements, to stay on top of how new batteries will integrate into existing systems, or tracking competitive developments.

This event will also draw venture investors with existing commitments to storage startups, as well as CTOs from contract manufacturers, SMEs and startups and labs scoping out rapidly growing markets and market niches.

Battery Power 2015

Wednesday, August 5th - Thursday, August 6th

Denver, Colorado

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. 

Outage Management for Power Plants Conference

Wednesday, August 5th - Friday, August 7th

San Antonio, Texas

As it has for the last decade, the 14th Annual Outage Management for Power Plants (OMPP) Conference provides power generation professionals with proven case studies on how to run outages cost-effectively and efficiently without sacrificing operational excellence. With the evolving and improving outage management techniques that have surfaced in the last year, the conference addresses solutions for aging facilities to integrate new technologies to optimize costs and gain the most value from the plans.

Heads of outage management, plant management and overhauls from power plants will share experiences, industry best practices and lessons learned in the on-going management of outages. The discussions will cover the complexities of planning and scheduling, outage readiness programs, budget tracking, preventative and predictive maintenance, execution of the outage, availability of quality crafts, scope development and control, regulatory / technical requirements, metrics, safety awareness, risk management and more…

The 14th OMPP meeting will be co-located with the 7th Annual Chem/Petrochem and Refinery Shutdowns and Turnarounds Conference, which is the leading event for Shutdowns/Turnarounds, Maintenance and Reliability professionals from the chemical, petrochemical and refining industries.

Investment Strategies and Opportunities in Oil & Gas

Tuesday, August 18th - Wednesday, August 19th

Houston, Texas

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To help the industry address the changes and assess the new opportunities arising from depressed oil and gas prices, Infocast has developed Investment Strategies and Opportunities in Oil & Gas, taking place August 18 & 19 in Houston, TX. This event will provide a forum to intensively explore the latest investment opportunities that exist in this industry. Meet with a truly remarkable faculty of oil and gas players, private equity, investment bankers, commercial lenders, top analysts and others, to share their insights, compare notes, and lay the groundwork for the next round of deals in this changing industry. We look forward to seeing you in Houston.

International Congress and Expo on Biofuels & Bioenergy

Tuesday, August 25th - Thursday, August 27th

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.


Tuesday, September 1st - Thursday, September 3rd

Bangkok, Thailand

POWER-GEN Asia, co-located with Renewable Energy World Asia and the POWER-GEN Asia Financial Forum, as part of ASEAN Power Week, is the leading force in delivering a platform for the power industry to meet, share information on the challenges facing the power industry and discuss solutions for advancing Asia’s energy future.

Attracting over 7,500 delegates and attendees from more than 70 countries from across South East Asia and around the world, it is the industry’s premier conference and exhibition dedicated to the power generation, renewable and alternative energy and transmission & distribution industries.

  • 68% of Attendees either specify or buy products and services
  • 54% of Visitors came looking for new products/technologies
  • 99% of Visitors intend to conduct business as a result of attending the event
  • 91% of Visitors find POWER-GEN Asia important to achieving their business objectives
  • 96% of Visitors said POWER-GEN Asia fulfilled expectations

Africa Oil & Gas Summit

Tuesday, September 8th - Wednesday, September 9th

Johannesburg, South Africa

The 4th Annual Africa Oil & Gas Summit provides a unique platform to hundreds of African oil and gas key decision makers to discuss the latest developments and opportunities, embrace innovative solutions, fresh ideas and best-in-class strategies to improve on overall business performance and investment. The event showcases insights and expertise from case studies and thought-leaders on how to remain and establish yourself in Africa’s exciting Oil & Gas market.

Microgrid Global Innovation Forum 2015

Wednesday, September 16th - Thursday, September 17th

Barcelona, Spain

The Microgrid Global Innovation Forum 2015 brings together thought leaders, energy executives, and project managers from around the world for focused networking and information sharing concerning the design, implementation and operation of hybrid energy, renewables-centric microgrids. The emphasis is on maximizing the effective use of sustainable distributed energy resources, refining the positive business model for a range of microgrid deployments, and sharing real-world case studies in both grid-tied and off-grid, island, and remote environments. 

The Microgrid Global Innovation Forum will focus on:

  • Microgrid feasibility, design, and implementation
  • Refining the business case for hybrid, renewable energy microgrids
  • Solar + storage advances
  • Utilization of energy storage for microgrid scenarios
  • Advanced battery, fuel cell, and flow battery technologies
  • Microgrid power control, management, and grid integration
  • Optimizing the management of distributed renewable energy resources
  • Effective project evaluation, implementation, and management
  • Project financing
  • Standards and interoperability issues
  • Market drivers and opportunities worldwide

The audience for the Forum includes microgrid project developers, owners, and entrepreneurs; utility and energy provider executives; renewable energy professionals; energy storage providers, technology researchers, investors and regulatory representatives, and more.

European Biomass to Power

Wednesday, September 16th - Thursday, September 17th

Berlin, Germany

ACI’s Annual European Biomass to Power Summit will be taking place in Berlin, Germany.

Building up on the success of its four previous editions, the conference will give updates on the European biomass market, and its new developments, as well as focusing on sustainability and commodity challenges. Over the two days, the event will give you in-depth look into case studies giving practical examples of planning, finance and technology strategies utilized for biomass cogeneration projects.

Once again, the conference will bring together senior executives from the entire value chain, such as power producers, regulatory bodies, raw materials providers and researchers, as well as other influential stakeholders.  Join us in Berlin to exchange your point of view with your peers and engage in excellent networking opportunities.


Monday, September 28th - Tuesday, September 29th

Toronto, Canada 

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CONNECTED + is a conference and exhibition tailored to meet the industry’s need for a unified and collaborative forum that paves the way to Internet of Things applications and smart home success. CONNECTED + is  the premier event in Toronto where you can learn and network with the best and the brightest in IoT and its smart home technologies, connected consumer devices, and the latest innovations. From wearables, connectivity platforms, home automation, smart security, smart energy, or even connected health, CONNECTED + offers you a 360 degree view on this ever-growing industry. CONNECTED + will host 250 decision-makers, 50 + speakers, and 20 sponsors.



Wednesday, September 30th - Thursday, October 1st

Orlando, Florida

AEE is very pleased to bring the WORLD ENERGY ENGINEERING CONGRESS (WEEC) Orlando for 2015. Now in its 38th year, the WEEC is well-recognized as the most important energy event of national and international scope for end users and energy professionals in all areas of the energy field.

The WEEC is the one truly comprehensive forum where you can fully assess the "big picture" and see exactly how the economic and market forces, new technologies, regulatory developments and industry trend all merge to shape your critical decisions on your organization's energy and economic future. The annual event features a large, multi-track conference agenda, a full line-up of seminars on a variety of current topics, and a comprehensive exposition of the market's most promising new technologies.

Gas to Liquids

Monday, October 12th - Tuesday, October 13th

London, United Kingdom

18th annual Gas-to-Liquids is sure to be one of the highlights of the industry calendar providing delegates with insightful presentations on the latest developments within the GTL industry and discussions on the impact of the lower oil price on the current state of the GTL market.

This is a unique opportunity for attendees to gain a competitive edge as well as key insight into the strategies to overcome the logistical, financial, technological and economic challenges associated with projects. The conference will provide the perfect platform for networking with perspectives from all of the key influences of the Gas to Liquids ecosystem.

Event speakers include leading experts from: Velocys, Narkangan GTL Company, NiQuan Energy, ExxonMobil & Engineering, Primus Green Energy, Oberon Fuels, E-MetaVenture Inc., Malwell Corporate Projects Ltd, SMBC Europe Division and many more.

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Thursday, October 22nd - Saturday, October 24th

Nashville, Tennessee

Lorraine Renta, senior consultant at Navigant, along with other Navigant representatives, will be in attendance.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The World’s Largest Conference For Women Engineers
2015 will see the return of WE—the world’s largest conference and career fair for women in engineering and technology—to Nashville, Tennessee USA. WE15, brought to you by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE), will attract a global audience of women at all stages of their engineering careers. From young collegiates just beginning to shape their careers to seasoned professionals seeking new opportunities to grow, thousands will gather in Music City. Plan now to join us for incredible networking, outstanding professional development, a thriving career fair and unbeatable inspiration. Reach out to reach up—and reach your goals—at WE15!

National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo

Monday, October 26th - Wednesday, October 28th

Omaha, Nebraska

With a vertically integrated program and audience, the National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo is tailored for industry professionals engaged in producing, developing and deploying advanced biofuels, biobased platform chemicals, polymers and other renewable molecules that have the potential to meet or exceed the performance of petroleum-derived products.

Attendees will include hundreds of professionals in key sectors including finance (venture, private and institutional equity); petroleum and petrochemical refining; pulp and paper milling; biofuels and biobased products manufacturing; agricultural processing; waste management; auto manufacturing; aviation; government/military; research and academia.

The National Advanced Biofuels Conference & Expo is a premier educational and networking junction for all industry stakeholders. From agriculture to project finance, forestry to biotechnology, this conference is a one-stop shop for compelling speaker presentations on a wide array of topics including:

  • Petroleum industry perspectives on advanced biofuels
  • Converting existing industrial assets into next-generation biofuels
  • Forging symbiotic agribusiness alliances
  • Aviation and military industry positions on biobased jet fuel
  • Venture capital and private equity viewpoints
  • Overcoming barriers to market entry
  • The national market outlook for biobased fuels and chemicals
  • Exceeding the performance of petroleum-based products
  • And more!

European Utility Week

Tuesday, November 3rd - Thursday, November 5th

Vienna, Austria

European Utility Week is well-known for its market leading conference programme, featuring over 300 high level speakers and covering all the major value streams. The newly developed 3-day conference programme consists of two elements, the Strategic Programme and the Case Study Programme. With the new interactive format, more utility representatives and more case-study presentations than ever before, both programmes promise to deliver highly valuable and engaging content designed for all levels of utility experts.

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Australian Utility Week

Wednesday, November 25th - Thursday, November 26th

Sydney, 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. Beyond the top quality learning opportunities presented at this event, an audience of 70+ utility companies plus 800+ attendees will ensure this event maintains its reputation as a world class networking event. Australian Utility Week 2015 will be held at Luna Park Sydney on 25-26 November. For more information, contact us at or visit our website at


Monday, November 30th - Wednesday, December 2nd

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Celebrating its 39th edition in 2014, MCE Italy hosted more than 2,000 exhibitors and welcomed over 155,000 visitors from 147 countries. In 2015, this world-leading event will showcase the latest technologies and innovations for water and energy efficiency in one of the fastest-growing markets in the Middle East. MCE Saudi 2015 is organized in partnership with Reed Sunaidi Exhibitions – a successful joint venture between the world’s largest international exhibition organizer Reed Exhibitions and highly-experienced Saudi organizer Sunaidi Expo, a subsidiary of the Al Fadl Group of Companies in Saudi Arabia. The combination of Reed's global reach and Sunaidi's unrivalled local knowledge and experience represent the perfect partnership.


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