IoT China

Tuesday, July 31st - Thursday, August 2nd

Shenzen, China

2018 (The10th) International Internet of Things Exhibition (Summer Fair) will be held on July 31-Aug 2 at Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center hall 1, hall 6, hall 9. It's expected to be a complete showcase of IoT industry chain with more than 500 exhibitors. It is exclusively dedicated to showcasing the whole IoT industry chain (Perceptual Layer, Network Layer and Intelligent Application layer of IoT). It exhibits the technologies of RFID, Sensor Network, Short-Range Communication, Financial Mobile Payment, Middle-ware, Big Data Processing, Cloud, Real-Time Locating, and etc; It also shows the IoT solutions and applications in various industries.

Pathway to 2050

Wednesday, August 8th

Sacramento, California

Karin Corfee, managing director at Navigant; Trina Horner; director at Navigant; and Matthew Arenchild, managing director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Pathway to 2050 is the annual California energy policy event that brings together an influential group of advanced energy business leaders and state policy-makers to discuss opportunities to accelerate California's economy through the growth of advanced energy. Pathway to 2050 offers plenty of networking opportunities to meet with others in the advanced energy industry as well as state policy-makers. Click here for more information or to register.

ACEEE 2018 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Sunday, August 12th - Tuesday, August 28th

Pacific Grove, California

Several of Navigant's energy experts will be in attendance and presenting insights on the latest trends on Energy Efficiency in Buildings, including:

Randy Gunn, managing director at Navigant; Karin Corfee, managing director at Navigant; Pace Goodman, associate director at Navigant; Cherish Smith, associate director at Navigant; Ryan Powanda, managing consultant at Navigant; and Charles Ampong, managing consultant at Navigant, will also be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The 2018 ACEEE Summer Study is the 20th biennial ACEEE conference on Energy Efficiency in Buildings. This preeminent meeting will attract a diverse group of professionals to discuss cutting-edge technologies, strategies, and programs for reducing energy use and addressing climate impacts. We want to scale innovation that works with our 2018 theme: “Making Efficiency Easy and Enticing.”

West Coast Conference on Microgrids

Wednesday, August 29th - Thursday, August 30th

Spokane, Washington

ACI’s West Coast Conference on Microgrids is coming to Spokane, Washington. Microgrids are getting a lot of attention, not just to support national security, but also to provide more resilient power supply at other types of facilities, and to allow for increased penetration of renewables. Agricultural complexes, academic campuses, health care centers, military bases, and even corporate grounds are exploring microgrid options to secure continuous reliability and quality of power supply. This has spurred creation of new technologies and control mechanisms that allow these systems to operate in a grid-connected mode and also independently for extended periods of time. They also support the modernization of older infrastructures and the containment of costs.


Wednesday, September 5th - Friday, September 7th

Las Vegas, Nevada

Register online and save $100 on a 3-day or 4-day pass using code PARTNER

After an impressive show last year with 3,700+ delegates from 59 nations, InterDrone returns to Las Vegas with 125+ sessions for engineers, software developers, executives, investors, regulators, and commercial drone buyers and flyers in more than a dozen vertical market segments with six special enterprise tracks. In addition, InterDrone offers specialized training sessions. Click here for more information or to register.

SmartGrid Canada Conference

Monday, September 10th - Wednesday, September 12th

Montreal, Quebec

Rob Wilhite, managing director at Navigant, will serve as emcee. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Established in 2011, the SmartGrid Canada Conference has grown to become the key event for the smart grid industry in Canada. Now that smart grid is entering a state of maturity, our conference looks to provide its audience with real-world learning from smart grid implementations both in Canada and around the world. SmartGrid Canada is hosting multiple inbound trade delegations from Europe, Asia, and the Americas giving delegates an opportunity to understand new perspectives. Click here for more information or to register.

Microgrid Global Innovation Forum

Tuesday, September 11th - Thursday, September 13th

London, United Kingdom

The 7th edition of the Microgrid Global Innovation Forum, September 11-13, 2018 in London, focuses on microgrid advances, case studies and applications in EMEA, Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. The emphasis is on maximizing the effective use of renewable and 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/remote environments. Click here for more information or to register.

Global Climate Action Summit

Wednesday, September 12th - Friday, September 14th

San Francisco, California

Karin Corfee, managing director at Navigant; Katja Eisbrenner, director at Navigant; Noah Goldstein, director at Navigant;  Noémie Klein, director at Navigant; and Matthew Banks, associate director at Navigant, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The Global Climate Action Summit will bring leaders and people together from around the world to “Take Ambition to the Next Level.” It will be a moment to celebrate the extraordinary achievements of states, regions, cities, companies, investors, and citizens with respect to climate action. It will also be a launchpad for deeper worldwide commitments and accelerated action from countries—supported by all sectors of society—that can put the globe on track to prevent dangerous climate change and realize the historic Paris Agreement. Click here for more information or to register.

Global Power & Energy Exhibition 2018

Monday, September 17th - Thursday, September 20th

Barcelona, Spain

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

Change Management for Utilities West

Monday, September 17th - Tuesday, September 18th

Palm Springs, California

Charles Tooman, director at Navigant, will present: Successful Technology, Process, and Culture Change - a Golden State Water Case Study Monday at 1:45 p.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Change Management for Utilities West connects utility professionals with the knowledge, experience, training, and contacts to usher change into your organization faster and more effectively while improving your employee and customer engagement, thus producing lasting business benefits. During our seventh event in this series, you will learn actionable lessons on how you can lead and manage your organizational strategies for change to support your utility’s business goals. Click here for more information or to register.

Power-Gen Asia

Tuesday, September 18th - Thursday, September 20th

Jakarta, Indonesia

Covering every aspect of the power generation industry, POWER-GEN Asia and Indonesia National Electricity Day converge in 2018 on 18-20 September at ICE, BSD City, Jakarta, Indonesia. Attracting over 8,500 delegates and attendees from more than 50 conference sessions, panel discussions, a comprehensive exhibition and multiple networking events. Join 8,500+ fellow power industry professionals from more than 75 countries worldwide, all under one roof.

POWER-GEN Asia is the industry’s premier conference and exhibition dedicated to power generation across Asia, including renewable, alternative energy and power finance markets. Industry experts will gather to explore the current and future challenges for the Asian power sector. We invite you to join us in Jakarta for this important industry event.

Process Excellence for Utilities West

Wednesday, September 19th - Thursday, September 20th

Palm Springs, California

Charles Tooman, director at Navigant, will present: The Link Between Strategic Planning and Organizational Readiness - a Golden State Water Case Study Wednesday at 3:15 p.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Process Excellence for Utilities West is two days of utility process improvement and project management professionals sharing challenges, insights, and lessons learned on continuous improvement. This includes organization, methodologies, key drivers, and successes. Join us for our second in-depth and interactive conference to meet your industry colleagues to learn, share, and grow. Topics Include the elements of a successful continuous improvement strategy, improving your culture by encouraging employees not to fear failure, the use of analytics in processes, and solving the challenge of moving from implementation to continuous improvement.

WindEurope 2018 Conference

Tuesday, September 25th - Friday, September 28th

Hamburg, Germany

The leading German trade fair organisers – Hamburg Messe und Congress – and the most prominent European association – WindEurope – have joined forces to create the Global Wind Summit, the exceptional business, networking and educational gathering for the entire wind energy industry.

At the WindEurope Conference over 50 conference sessions by 250 experts will put attendees at the forefront of every aspect of the wind industry in 2018. Leading voices from policy, business and technology will discuss the opportunities and challenges for wind in today’s changing world. Click here for more information or to register.

Grid Analytics Europe 2018

Tuesday, September 25th - Thursday, September 27th

London, United Kingdom

The 4th annual Grid Analytics Europe 2018 draws together 120+ utility big data professionals for 3 intensive days of big data management, analysis, and visualisation discussions to power the smart utility. 16+ utility case-studies reveal how European TSOs and DSOs are implementing cutting-edge tools and technologies for advanced data collection, management, analysis and visualisation to deepen their insights into grid performance, fraud prevention, and new product development in preparation for the energy transition.

Microgrid & DERS Summit

Tuesday, September 25th - Wednesday, September 26th

Alexandria, Virginia

The 2018 Microgrid & DERS Summit is a senior level educational forum. It will focus on the technical capabilities and innovations that are increasingly allowing for microgrids to serve as an effective conduit for increased penetration of renewables and DERS into the grid. Equally, the Summit will also develop the strategic business models and use cases  while discussing the current regulatory landscape. Click here for more information or to register.

Power Nigeria

Tuesday, September 25th - Thursday, September 27th

Lagos, Nigeria

Power Nigeria exists to serve the power generation and electricity transmission and distribution markets in West Africa. The event is an annual hub for suppliers and manufacturers to meet buyers and specifiers of products, driving the power market in Nigeria forward. It has been established in the region for 7 years and has forged strong relationships with government, associations and other key stakeholders in the Nigerian power market. The Power Nigeria exhibition is the West African branch of the Informa Power Portfolio which encompasses major power exhibitions in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The most notable event in the portfolio being Middle East Electricity in Dubai which has existed since 1975 and is internationally recognized as the market leader for power events. The collective international brand status combined with local knowledge and partnerships results in Power Nigeria being the most important power event for West African’s involved in Energy, Construction, Government, Consulting and Power Production.

HOMER International Microgrid Conference and Exhibition

Monday, October 8th - Wednesday, October 10th

San Diego, California

HOMER International MICROGRID Conference is the leading forum for industry leaders and policymakers in this emerging market to come together and share successes, technologies, financial models, and develop goals and policy objectives to drive the industry forward.

Two days of conference activities offer a strong focus on solving practical challenges through real-world examples presented by leading figures in the microgrid and distributed energy industry. Between presentations, networking breaks on San Diego’s Mission Bay offer an amazing setting to engage with peers and build valuable relationships. Click here for more information or to register.

Distributed Energy Conference

Monday, October 15th - Wednesday, October 17th

Golden, Colorado

Experience the first and only event focusing on distributed energy as it relates to the generation of power! The Distributed Energy Conference brings together utility-scale electricity providers with other power generators, including commercial and industrial facilities, cooperatives, and private enterprise. It focuses on real-life applications and the business and financial aspects of distributed generation, including renewables, energy storage, microgrids, and combined heat and power. Register today with code NAVIGANT to save $100 off the current rate.

IEC 61850 Global 2018

Tuesday, October 16th - Thursday, October 18th

Berlin, Germany

Register online and save 10% with discount code IEC-18-NAVI.

IEC 61850 Global 2018 draws together 150+ IEC 61850 experts and implementation leaders for a review of the latest utility implementation case-studies and supplier technology innovations. We will be including many more international presentations and inviting a more global delegation to facilitate a wider exchange of end-user experiences, and ensure the optimal development of the standard for the global power grid community.

Demand Response & Distributed Energy Resources World Forum 2018

Tuesday, October 16th - Wednesday, October 17th

Costa Mesa, California

The 5th Annual Demand Response & Distributed Energy Resources World Forum, October 16-17, 2018 in Costa Mesa, CA brings together stakeholders from across the DR / DER industry and internationally to examine the latest technology advances, case studies, and business strategies for optimizing demand response, energy efficiency, DER integration and control, and demand side management programs. The event will help utilities and C&I end users realize the full economic benefits of incorporating these capabilities into their operations, and leveraging the next-generation smart grid to optimize performance. Click here for more information or to register.

World Energy Engineering Congress

Wednesday, October 17th - Friday, October 19th

Charlotte, North Carolina

Register online and save $200 with code WEEC18CO

The World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC), presented by the Association of Energy Engineers and hosted by Duke Energy,  is well-recognized as the most important energy event of national and international scope for end users and energy professional in all areas of the energy field. It 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 trends all merge to shape your critical decisions on your organization's energy and economic future. The WEEC features a large, multi-track conference agenda, a full line-up of seminars on a variety of current topics, and a comprehensive exposition of the market's most promising new technologies. The WEEC conference and expo target the complete spectrum of technologies and services of greatest importance including: energy efficiency and energy management, renewable and alternative energy, CHP, distributed generation, smart grid, thermal storage and load management, policy and legislative mandates, as well as green and energy efficient buildings. Click here for full details on any of the events at WEEC and follow along at @AEE and #WEEC.

World Circular Economy Forum

Monday, October 22nd - Tuesday, October 23rd

Yokohama, Japan

Preeti Srivastav, associate director at Ecofys, a Navigant company, will present during this event. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The World Circular Economy Forum (WCEF) brings together more than 1,000 business leaders, policymakers, and experts to present the world’s best circular economy solutions. The WCEF examines how businesses can seize new opportunities, gain a competitive advantage through circular economy solutions, and how the circular economy contributes to achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Energy Storage Global Conference 2018

Wednesday, October 24th - Friday, October 26th

Brussels, Belgium

The Energy Storage Global Conference 2018 offers a unique opportunity to industry, researchers and policymakers to exchange views on key issues for the storage sector. Representatives from around the world will come together for three days to discuss the latest developments in energy storage technologies, regulatory and policy development and the future storage market.

The third Energy Storage Global Conference is organised by the European Association for Storage of Energy in collaboration with the Directorate General for Energy and the Joint Research Center of the European Commission.

European Utility Week

Tuesday, November 6th - Thursday, November 8th

Vienna, Austria

Eric Woods, research director at Navigant Research, will serve as a brand ambassador for the event. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

European Utility Week is your platform for achieving a fully integrated and interconnected electricity system and market in Europe. We host the environment for all key players in the smart energy ecosystem to come together and discuss European strategy to achieve a smooth transition towards a low carbon energy supply. Click here for more information or to register.

CyberSecurity International Symposium

Tuesday, November 13th - Wednesday, November 14th

Chicago, Illinois

The 2nd Annual CyberSecurity International Symposium, November 13-14, 2018 in Chicago is a focused Forum in which to network with leading cybersecurity professionals, innovators, enterprise CIOs and regulators who are on the front lines of securing critical business and infrastructure networks. The two-day, in-depth conference will examine the latest technologies for enhancing cybersecurity and reducing risk, as well as best practices and key lessons learned to date in the ever-evolving challenge to ensure end-to-end security for organizations of all varieties. Click here for more information or to register.

AI Expo North America

Thursday, November 29th - Friday, November 30th

Santa Clara, California

Register online and save 20% using code NAVIGANT20

AI Expo North America is a showcase of next-generation technologies and strategies from the world of artificial intelligence (AI), as well an opportunity to explore and discover the practical and successful implementation of AI in driving forward your business in 2018 and beyond. The high-level conference will bring together forward-thinking brands, market leaders, AI evangelists, and hot start-ups to explore and debate the advancements in AI and the impacts within the enterprise and consumer sectors. Topics covered include Business Intelligence, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, AI Algorithms, Data & Analytics, and Virtual Assistants & Chatbots, as well as case-study-based presentations providing an insight into the deployment of AI across different verticals. Click here for more information or to register.


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