European Sustainable Energy Week

Monday, June 19th - Sunday, June 25th

Brussels, Belgium

Fabian Wigand, managing consultant at Ecofys, will participate in the panel session: REthinking Energy - Innovation In Renewable Energy Policy And Regulation Wednesday at 6 p.m. Daniel Becker, director at Ecofys, will participate in the panel session: Engagement At Scale - The Role of Industrial Energy Users For A Successful Clean Energy Package Thursday at 11 a.m. Konstantin Staschus, director at Ecofys, will participate in the Energy Transition Leaders Forum Thursday at 4 p.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The European Sustainable Energy Week 2017 promotes energy-saving and renewables and is complemented by a two-month series of events around Europe. This year’s theme is Clean Energy for All Europeans, inspired by the European Commission’s package of proposals to put consumers and growth at the heart of the sustainable energy transition. Sessions organized by the European Commission and energy stakeholders debate policy developments, best practices, initiatives and ideas that support Europe’s move towards clean, secure, and efficient power as part of the Energy Union.

Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo

Sunday, June 25th - Wednesday, June 28th

Austin, Texas

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Nils Frenkel, director at Navigant Research, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The 2017 Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo, co-located with the US Ignite Application Summit, brings together over 200 cities and their respective leadership to prospect and partner with innovative technology and service providers, linking progressive cities with state-of-the-art solutions and best practices. The conference will deliver North America's largest concentration of C-level smart city leadership working toward innovative solutions for progressive city needs. For more information, click here.

EIA Energy Conference

Monday, June 26th - Tuesday, June 27th

Washington, DC

Karen Ehrhardt-Martinez, associate director at Navigant, will participate in: Human Behavior and Energy Use in Buildings Monday at 4 p.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The 2017 EIA Energy Conference will feature leaders from the coal, petroleum, natural gas, electric, renewable, and nuclear energy sectors. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn firsthand about the current trends and key developments affecting energy at the state, national, and global level. Hear from the policymakers shaping energy legislation and regulations, company executives developing and transporting energy resources, researchers finding energy solutions, and entrepreneurs pushing the latest energy technologies.

Power-Gen Europe

Tuesday, June 27th - Thursday, June 29th

Cologne, Germany

Kees van der Leun, director at Ecofys, a Navigant company, is part of this event's Advisory Board. He will chair:  The Financial & Institutional Drivers for Renewable Development Wednesday at 2 p.m. and Is 100% Renewable Feasible - Panel Discussion Thursday at 9 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The 25th edition of Power-Gen Europe and co-located Renewable Energy World Europe is where a rapidly evolving power industry gets together to gather information and compare views on shared opportunities and challenges. The conference further connects aspects of today’s centralised and distributed power generation sector. Click here for more information or to register.

SIA GovSummit

Wednesday, June 28th - Thursday, June 29th

Washington, DC

Brian Harrell, director at Navigant, will present: What's Next in Infrastructure Protection Thursday at 3:30 p.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The 2017 SIA GovSummit focuses on how government leverages security technologies to drive success across a wide spectrum of missions. Held annually in Washington, the Security Industry Association's government summit examines emerging policy trends, technology needs of the government, and changes in the risk environment that shape development of products and advanced systems integration to meet evolving security challenges. This event is attended by public and private sector security professionals, including federal agency employees, military and law enforcement personnel, state and local government officials and employees, government affairs staff, congressional staff​, security manufacturers, integrators, executives, and business development professionals.

Flexibility Tracker: South Africa Progress Towards High RES System

Thursday, July 6th

Webinar - 13:00 CEST

Edwin Haesen, associate director at Ecofys, and Farid Comaty, consultant at Ecofys, will participate in this webinar. To schedule a meeting, Please Contact Us.

Join Ecofys, a Navigant company, for Flexibility Tracker: South Africa Progress Towards High RES System. The Flexibility Tracker was developed by the Copper Alliance and Ecofys and is gradually being applied to more countries and world regions. The energy transition context and the status of flexibility resources implementations in South Africa are highlighted, as well as comparisons with other systems and recommendations for further work. The findings of this analysis are to feed into the national debate on future energy ambitions, the targets for sustainable solutions in particular RES-based, and the preparedness for such vision.

CyberSecurity International Symposium

Monday, July 10th - Tuesday, July 11th

Chicago, Illinois

Brian Harrell, director at Navigant, will present: Cyber and Physical Security Convergence during this event (details to come). To schedule a meeting, Please Contact Us.

The CyberSecurity International Symposium is a unique, 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.

Intersolar North America

Tuesday, July 11th - Friday, July 14th

San Francisco, California

Intersolar North America takes place each July in the heart of North America’s largest solar market: California. Since its establishment in 2008, Intersolar North America has become the most-attended solar event (more than 18,000 professionals) and the premier networking platform for the North American solar industry. The exhibition focuses on the areas of photovoltaics, smart renewable energy, and solar heating and cooling technologies. It is co-located with ees North America and SEMICON West. Intersolar North America has become the international meeting point for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, installers and integrators, service provider, and partners of the solar industry.

Energy Policy Forum

Friday, July 14th - Monday, July 17th

Aspen, Colorado

Jan Vrins, managing director and global Energy practice leader, will present: Building Value in the Energy Cloud during this event. Karin Corfee, managing director at Navigant, will also be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The Energy Policy Forum has convened a small group of diverse energy experts in Aspen for more than 40 years, with this year’s topics including the future of baseload generation, the Internet of Things, North American grid integration, the national security role of the electric sector, value creation, deep-decarbonization, and many other topics. This year, the forum will be co-chaired by Ernest Moniz, former Secretary of Energy, and Anne Pramaggiore, President and CEO of ComEd. The round table format stresses dialogue between participant, rather than question and answer or just listening to speakers. While each session is introduced by brief presentations, the majority of time is reserved for candid dialogue between participants. The forum is enhanced by an informal atmosphere and a not-for-attribution rule that encourages creative thinking, dissenting opinions, and candid dialogue.

Smart Home Energy Management Systems Conference

Wednesday, July 26th - Thursday, July 27th

Houston, Texas

ACI’s 2017 Smart Home Energy Management Systems Conference will bring together senior representatives from energy utilities, home energy management system providers, platform developers, technology providers, industry associations, and more. The two-day event will feature informative presentations and engaging discussions examining the challenges to widespread adoption and the growth and revenue opportunities afforded by innovations in technology, business strategy, and customer engagement. Click here for more information or to register.

Contemporary Crisis Management in Homeland Security

Monday, July 31st - Friday, August 4th

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Brian Harrell, director at Navigant, will present: Protecting the North American Power Grid: Mitigating Physical and Cybersecurity Attacks Tuesday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Contemporary Crisis Management in Homeland Security is geared toward students and practitioners in homeland security, emergency management, or related disciplines that can benefit from the exposure to contemporary crisis management knowledge, networking opportunities, and practical experience in complex crisis management. Penn State Homeland Security Program courses help you meet this need.  Participants will explore current challenges in contemporary crisis management in homeland security, in an all-hazards perspective. After briefings on current topics from well-known homeland security experts and practitioners, participants will prepare in syndicate group work and present their syndicate projects. Short excursions to relevant agencies in the Harrisburg area provide additional value to the program.

New York Energy Revolution Summit

Tuesday, August 1st - Thursday, August 3rd

New York, New York

The 3rd New York Energy Revolution Summit will bring together utility, distributed energy resource (DER) providers, renewable energy, storage, and other stakeholders to discuss how to create development processes that are workable and projects that are viable.

Leading policy makers and energy industry executives will discuss:

  • The new tariff mechanisms and their role in defining value stacks for DERs
  • How the utility transition to DSPs is creating partnership opportunities
  • Creating a roadmap for dual participation in retail and wholesale markets
  • Integration of storage and other distributed assets
  • Investment flow and opportunities to gain funding from both public and private sources
  • How to best determine DERMs needs and procure systems and technologies

International Energy Program Evaluation Conference

Monday, August 7th - Thursday, August 10th

Baltimore, Maryland

Carly Olig, managing consultant at Navigant, will present: Energy Savings from a Smart Phone App Tuesday at 11 a.m.

Omar Dickenson, associate director at Navigant, will present: Methods for Matching Peak-load Reduction Potential with Need in Geo-Targeting Non-Wires Alternative-Pilot Substation Candidates Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.

Stu Slote, director at Navigant, will moderate: Codes Tuesday at 3:45 p.m.

Knud Hermansen, managing consultant at Navigant, will present: Shedding Light on Winter Lighting Tuesday at 3:45 p.m.

Andrew Nawrocki, managing consultant at Navigant, will present: Tracking Small-Business Program Performance with Annual Billing Analyses Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.

Pace Goodman, managing consultant at Navigant, will present: The Devil’s in the Details: What is the Effect of Methodological Decisions on Estimated Savings? Wednesday at 1 p.m.

Debbie Brannan, associate director at Navigant, will present: The Reliability of Behavioral Demand Response Wednesday at 3:15 p.m.

Terese Decker, managing consultant at Navigant, will present: Duck Hunt! Benefits and Risks of Load Disaggregation and End-Use Metering for Determining End-Use Loadshapes Thursday at 8:30 a.m.

Justin Elszasz, managing consultant at Navigant, will present: A Snapshot of NILM: Techniques and Tests of Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring for Load Shape Development Thursday at 8:30 a.m.

Latisha Younger-Canon, managing consultant at Navigant, will present: Getting Higher in the Tree: Using Customer Journey Mapping to Understand Customer Experience Thursday at 8:30 a.m.

Randy Gunn, managing director at Navigant; Frank Stern, managing director at Navigant; Jes Rivas, director at Navigant; and Justin Spencer, associate director at Navigant, will also be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The International Energy Program Evaluation Conference (IEPEC) is an annual professional conference for energy program implementers; evaluators of those programs; local, state, national, and international representatives; and academic researchers involved in evaluation. The purpose of this conference is to provide a forum for the presentation, as well as a critique and discussion of objective evaluations of energy programs. The conference advances the goals of conserving natural resources and reducing greenhouse gas emissions by helping to overcome one of the key barriers to implementing energy efficiency programs. The core product of this conference is the documentation of unbiased, peer-reviewed evaluations that establish the basis for accurate information and provide credible evidence of program success or failure. In addition, the conference presents information on current issues, market assessments, emerging technologies, and alternatives to traditional centralized supply-side options. The presentation, discussion, and publication of these analyses make important information publicly available.

Energy Storage North America

Tuesday, August 8th - Thursday, August 10th

San Diego, California

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Paul Maxwell, director at Navigant; Anissa Dehamna, principal research analyst at Navigant Research; William Tokash, senior research analyst at Navigant Research; and Ian McClenny, research analyst at Navigant Research, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Energy Storage North America (ESNA) is the largest conference and expo for grid-connected energy storage in North America. With a focus on building the grid of the future, ESNA 2017 will bring together policymakers, utilities, commercial and industrial customers, and storage industry stakeholders for energy storage site tours, networking, workshops, and learning sessions. Click here for more information or to register.

Fraud & Breach Prevention Summit

Tuesday, August 8th - Wednesday, August 9th

New York, New York

Brian Harrell, director at Navigant, will present: The Challenges of Securing Critical Infrastructure in the Private Sector (additional details to come). To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The Fraud & Breach Prevention Summit will focus on technology-driven problems and solutions of interest to a wide range of industries. From IoT and the emerging use of deception technology, to the ever-persistent and ongoing business email compromise trend, DDoS for extortion and ransomware attacks, 2017 promises to have more than enough for all of us to talk about and learn from each other. We have intentionally designed our sessions to address the needs of CISOs, fraud and risk teams, security and IT professionals, and many others by providing hands-on tools and real-world problems and solutions that attendees can take back to their offices long after the summits end.

Intersolar South America

Tuesday, August 22nd - Thursday, August 24th

São Paulo, Brazil

Intersolar South America, is Latin America's largest exhibition and conference for the South American solar industry. The event focuses on the areas of photovoltaics, PV production technologies, energy storage, and solar thermal technologies. With more than 11,500 visitors and over 1,500 conference attendees at Sao Paulo's Expo Center Norte, Intersolar South America 2016 attracted more than double its expected attendance. The special exhibition ees South America will be hosted for the first time in Sao Paulo to extend and round up electrical energy storage innovations and programs. Since being founded more than 25 years ago, the Intersolar Global Exhibition Series has become the most important industry platform for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers, and partners of the solar industry. Click here for more information.

Microgrid Global Innovation Forum

Tuesday, September 5th - Wednesday, September 6th

Barcelona, Spain

The 5th edition of the Microgrid Global Innovation Forum 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.​ Topics to be addressed include microgrid feasibility, design, and implementation; refining the business case for off-grid, remote, and island microgrids; project financing and investor perspectives; and strategies for advancing rural electrification in developing regions.

Power Nigeria

Tuesday, September 5th - Thursday, September 7th

Lagos, Nigeria

Power Nigeria provides the ideal platform to position your firm as a thought leader in one of the most fast-moving African markets in power and electricity. The exhibition has cordially obtained the established reputation and relations with government, associations, and other key stakeholders in the Nigerian power market. The recent edition of Power Nigeria 2016 witnessed an unprecedented growth with 23 percent growth in participating companies and 39 percent growth in attending trade visitors. And with a significant and recent upsurge in interest in solar power projects in Nigeria, in 2017 we aim to achieve a rise in international solar exhibitors. The exhibition serves as a comprehensive showcase for these core segments of the power and energy industry.


Wednesday, September 6th - Friday, September 8th

Las Vegas, Nevada

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After an impressive second show featuring 3,518 attendees from 54 nations, 155 exhibitors, and 150 press attendees, InterDrone returns to Las Vegas in 2017. InterDrone is an international conference and exposition focused on drones. This year's event will feature conference tracks for engineers, software developers, executives, investors, regulators, and commercial drone buyers and flyers across more than a dozen vertical market segments. Click here for more information or to register.

Connected Car Insurance USA

Wednesday, September 6th - Thursday, September 7th

Chicago, Illinois

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The Connected Car Insurance USA Conference & Exhibition is the annual meeting place for insurance and technology executives in the automotive industry. 600+ senior level attendees will gather to understand how insurance will be impacted by rapidly developing automotive technology – including telematics, IoT, mobility, ADAS, and autonomous. 70+ speakers from ecosystem innovators, such as Farmers, Progressive, Ford, FCA Fiat Chrysler, Metromile, ROOT Car Insurance, USAA, Navistar, NAIC, Assurant, Octo Telematics, LexisNexis, Verisk, and The Floow, will address critical topics from an independently researched agenda. Connected Car Insurance USA 2017 is where new partnerships and business deals are created and announced.

Hydrogen + Fuel Cells North America

Sunday, September 10th - Wednesday, September 13th

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Las Vegas, Nevada

The Group Exhibit Hydrogen + Fuel Cells + Batteries (H2+FC+BAT) is going international with the debut of Hydrogen + Fuel Cells NORTH AMERICA. Since being founded in 1995 at the Hannover Fair, the event has become Europe’s largest and most important H2+FC+BAT exhibition with more than 150 exhibitors from 25 countries. Following the success of the annual Germany-based trade show, Tobias Renz FAIR is bringing the proven platform to the United States. The first Hydrogen + Fuel Cells North America will be part of SOLARPOWER International 2017 (SPI). The SPI is North America’s biggest solar trade fair, around 700 exhibitors and 20,000 visitors from across the solar industry and adjacent industry sectors are expected. SPI is also co-loacted with Energy Storage International (ESI), which features more than 115 exhibitors and is the largest energy storage event in North America.

SmartGrid Canada

Monday, September 11th - Wednesday, September 13th

Toronto, Ontario

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

The SmartGrid Canada (SGC) conference has grown to become the key event for the smart grid industry in Canada. In consultation with our utility, industry, and academic members to understand what the pressing issues of the year are, SGC brings you insight from leaders in Canada, the United States, and abroad. Grid resiliency, integrating energy storage, evolving the grid, consumer engagement, and building smarter cities are the major themes of the 2017 conference. The conference also hosts a set of technical seminars that will provide those interested in the nuts and bolts of the smart grid to ask questions of industry experts and discuss the engineering challenges we are all looking to solve.

Smart Cities Live London

Tuesday, September 12th - Wednesday, September 13th

London,  United Kingdom

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Smart Cities Live will bring into the foreground eight crucial key themes that every city or municipality should take into consideration when planning for the future: Financing, Strategy, Transportation and Mobility, Renewable Energy, Standardization, Digital City, Construction, and Planning & Citizen Engagement. For more information or to register, click here.

Building the Flexible Power Systems

Tuesday, September 12th

Genk, Belgium

Edwin Haesen, associate director at Ecofys, will present: Overview of International Activities on Flexibility Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Join Ecofys, a Navigant company, at Building the Flexible Power Systems. Governments have globally set ambitious targets for the deployment of renewable energy sources. Unlocking the full flexibility potential throughout the power system is essential to enable these objectives. This ISGAN (International Smart Grid Action Network) public workshop gathers world-class speakers from international organizations, public authorities, utilities and research institutes. The participants will exchange views on current and future energy policies, to showcase best practices and to bring together experts in various technologies to come to a power system vision.

Asia Power Week

Tuesday, September 19th - Thursday, September 21st

Bangkok, Thailand

Asia Power Week hosts a comprehensive world-class conference program, with an established legacy. The Asia Power Week Conference consists of six tracks, including four POWER-GEN Asia Tracks and two Renewable Energy World Asia Tracks. Click here for more information or to register.

ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits

Monday, September 25th - Thursday, September 28th

Dallas, Texas

Brian Harrell, director at Navigant, will present: Keeping the Lights on: Protecting America's Electric Grid from Attack Monday. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

For more than six decades, ASIS Annual Seminar and Exhibits (ASIS 2017) has been the premier event for security professionals worldwide, providing industry-leading education, countless business connections, and the latest security solutions. In 2017, we will continue to build our reputation of excellence, while infusing the event with excitement, energy, and innovation. Make plans now to join your peers and colleagues for meaningful conversations, education, exploration, and networking. You can't afford to miss this opportunity to see the latest advances in the industry, all in one short week.

IEC 61850 Europe

Tuesday, September 26th - Thursday, September 28th

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The 4th Annual IEC 61850 Europe 2017 Conference, Exhibition, and Networking Forum, supported by the IEC, ENTSO-E, and EDSO, is the only dedicated end-user IEC 61850 forum in Europe. This event provides a roadmap for the optimal implementation and operation of multi-vendor, multi-edition IEC 61850 systems, within transmission and distribution substations, as well as across the wider smart grid. The event opens with a one-day Fundamentals of IEC 61850 workshop and goes on with the main conference, providing 16-plus utility case studies in the areas of IEC 61850 design, engineering, testing, operation and maintenance. The case-study agenda will be complemented by a number of technology innovation panel discussions, a series of intimate round table discussions, an evening networking reception, live demo labs providing hands-on experience with state-of-the art IEC 61850 products, and an exhibition of the latest 61850-enabled solutions.

World Energy Engineering Congress

Wednesday, September 27th - Friday, September 29th

Atlanta, Georgia

The World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) is the largest energy conference and technology expo held in the U.S. 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. WEEC 2017, presented by the Association of Energy Engineers, is designed specifically to facilitate those seeking to expand their knowledge of fast-moving developments in the energy field, explore promising new technologies, compare energy supply options, and learn about innovative and cost-conscious project implementation strategies.

European Utility Week

Tuesday, October 3rd - Thursday, October 5th

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Eric Woods, director at Navigant, will present during the Sustainable & Smart City Summit Programme; Carsten Petersdorff, managing partner at Ecofys, will present during the Intelligent Buildings Europe 2017 Hub Sessions Programme; and Kees Van Der Leun, director at Ecofys, will also present during this event (additional details to come). To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

European Utility Week is the premier landmark event in Europe for the entire utility sector, accumulating over 12,000 international smart energy stakeholders and 550 exhibitors. This is a dynamic and energizing three-day business, innovation, and information platform facilitating greater networking and content sharing opportunities. The program is developed to serve every level of the utility value chain in the form of a strategic and policy-forming environment during the exclusive Summit and the more practical case studies presented during the Hub Sessions, free to attend for all visitors.

World Chemical Summit

Wednesday, October 4th - Thursday, October 5th

Barcelona, Spain

Michiel Stork, managing consultant at Ecofys, a Navigant company, will participate in the panel debate: Energy, taking place Wednesday at noon. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

The World Chemical Summit brings together high-level decision and policy makers, thought leaders and key influencers to discuss and debate the role of chemistry in providing solutions to societal challenges today and in the future. The World Chemical Summit is the global forum for the whole chemical industry and adjacent industries. Click here for more information or to register.


Monday, October 9th - Wednesday, October 11th

Stuttgart, Germany

John Gartner, senior research director at Navigant Research, will be in attendance. To schedule a meeting, Please Contact Us.

The Electric Vehicle Symposium & Exhibition (EVS) is the largest trade fair and conference event for electric mobility. This event is the industry meeting point for the entire electromobility industry. Manufacturers, users, and decision-makers can get the latest picture of all forms of electric mobility and discuss new trends and possible uses of electric power transmission. Click here for more information or to register.

Demand Response & DER World Forum

Wednesday, October 11th - Thursday, October 12th

Los Angeles, California

The 4th Annual Demand Response & DER World Forum brings together stakeholders from across the demand response/DER industry and internationally. Attendees will 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.

Carbon Dioxide Utilisation Summit

Wednesday, October 18th - Thursday, October 19th

Reykjavik, Iceland

Michiel Stork, managing consultant at Ecofys, a Navigant company, will present: Policy & Regulation Wednesday at 11:45 a.m. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Following the success of its previous editions, ACI’s 9th Carbon Dioxide Utilisation Summit will explore the ongoing developments of turning waste CO2 into profitable, commercially viable opportunities. With insights from key industry players from pilot stage to full scale entities, the conference will address both the technical and commercial aspects of CO2 utilization in Europe and across the globe. This edition of the summit will highlight the different projects in place or expected to happen in the CO2 utilisation, across the various segments. The two-day event will provide an in-depth look into these various projects, as well as challenges and opportunities and policy and regulation. Participants will also have the chance to discuss how to keep the industry thriving as a whole and the potential role of CO2 utilization in the future.

National Grid-Scale Energy Storage Conference

Thursday, October 19th - Friday, October 20th

San Francisco, California

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

Dubai Solar Show

Monday, October 23rd - Wednesday, October 25th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai Solar Show is an important B2B platform for the public and private sectors to make deals, build partnerships, review the latest solar-energy technologies, learn about current and future projects in the region opportunities to take part in solar-energy projects and programs. Click here for more information or to register.

World Water-Tech North America

Thursday, November 2nd - Friday, November 3rd

Toronto, Ontario

Now in its fifth year, World Water-Tech North America, hosted by WaterTAP Ontario and Rethink Events, will gather municipalities, private utilities, corporate investors, engineering giants, and technology companies. With the recent wave of mergers and acquisitions, this signals a real need and desire by the private sector to expand and diversify portfolios as we advance toward a smarter, more proactive future. Never has there been a greater need to bring together the industry’s brightest minds and decision makers as we pave the way for a more resilient future.

Microgrid 2017 Conference

Monday, November 6th - Wednesday, November 8th

Boston, Massachusetts

Ken Horne, director at Navigant, will present: Solar and Something: How Microgrids Unlock 1+1 = 3 Value for Renewables Tuesday at 11 a.m.  To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Microgrid 2017 will feature prominent industry and policy speakers, regulators and government agencies, lively panel discussions, technical sessions, vendor booths, tours of Boston-area microgrids and extensive networking opportunities. In addition to having a strong industry presence, the event is designed to attract a range of energy customers who are exploring microgrids. These include universities, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers, data centers, office park developers and others seeking greater energy reliability, efficiency and cost management.

Energy Storage Global Innovation Forum

Wednesday, November 8th - Thursday, November 9th

Chicago, Illinois

The Energy Storage Global Innovation Forum is a unique opportunity to network with business leaders and technology innovators who are driving today's stationary energy storage market. The conference will examine the latest and most promising advances in grid-level and on-site storage, business models for various deployment scenarios, and success strategies for stakeholders across the energy spectrum. Both utility-grade storage advances as well as residential / behind-the-meter applications will be examined in depth over the two-day event.

International Water Conference

Sunday, November 12th - Thursday, November 16th

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Orlando, Florida

The International Water Conference® (IWC) is a strong educational conference, founded with an emphasis on commercial-free discussions on technology. The IWC presents the latest in scientific advances and practical applications in this field, cutting across a wide range of industries, technologies, and functional areas. As the preeminent international technical forum in the field, the IWC brings together end users, researchers, practicing engineers, managers, educators, suppliers, and contractors. It is dedicated to advancing new developments in the treatment and the use and reuse of water for industrial and other engineering purposes. Attendees come to learn unbiased details about the latest applications available in the industry, get educated on current technology, and hold wide-ranging discussions with their peers active in water treatment.


Monday, November 13th - Friday, November 17th


Designed for the global electric power & energy industry, POWER WEEK provides five days of networking opportunities, consisting of a two-day conference as the focal event, plus six supplementary workshops, multiple case studies, expert views, and valuable insights on market outlook. Meet your industry peers all at one platform to engage with top industry players from around the globe. With the vast range of participants at this exclusive event, learn about the success strategies and pitfalls of well-known power pro­jects. With valuable insights on power market economics, policy & regulations, technology transfer, environmental impacts, fuel supply sources, renewable/hydro/gas to power developments, PPAs, investment & financing, energy efficiency, smart grid, energy storage, power contracts, and much more, POWER WEEK is certainly an event not to be missed!


Monday, November 20th - Tuesday, November 21st

Toronto, Ontario

Jan Vrins, global Energy practice leader at Navigant, will deliver the opening plenary keynote. Benjamin Grundfeld, managing director at Navigant, and Craig Sabine, director will also be in attendance. To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Join a host of high-caliber attendees and thought leaders at APPrO 2017, the networking hub for Canada's power professionals. Explore the challenges we face as an industry moving forward in the 21st century and the reality of the power industry and its effects on Ontario, Canada and North America. Click here for more information.

Australian Utility Week

Wednesday, November 29th - Thursday, November 30th

Melbourne, Australia

Australian Utility Week is a large-scale expo dedicated to building the digital utility. The event is now in its 15th year and will attract 1,500+ utility professionals from the electricity, gas, and water sectors. The speakers are a mix of Australian and international utility leaders, smart grid technology innovators, and R&D professionals. It’s the largest event of its kind in Australasia region and the only event that focuses exclusively on digital and customer facing innovations.

IoT Tech Expo North America

Wednesday, November 29th - Thursday, November 30th

Santa Clara, California

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

IoT Tech Expo North America will arrive in Silicon Valley to host two days of top-level content and discussion, introducing and exploring the latest innovations in the Internet of Things arena. There will be case studies across six dedicated conference tracks covering the entire Internet of Things ecosystem including Smart Transportation & Cities, Developing for the IoT, Connected Industry, IoT in Enterprise, Data & Security, and IoT Innovations, in addition to a free exhibition. Bringing together over 6,000 attendees from across the entire IoT industry with representatives from sectors including government, energy, education, transportation, healthcare, logistics, manufacturing, agriculture, insurance, retail, and many more, this event is not to be missed. The IoT Tech Expo is set to showcase the most cutting edge technologies from more than 100 exhibitors and provide insight from over 200 speakers sharing their unparalleled industry knowledge and real-life experiences. Click here, to find out more and register.


Sunday, December 3rd - Tuesday, December 5th

Cairo, Egypt

The 2017 edition of Electricx will be one of the largest in the 27-year history of the power exhibition. With the growth to cover more than 15,000 square meters, the event will be a truly international gathering of more than 10,000 power distributors and retailers, consultants, government representatives, electrical engineers, and purchasers from Egypt. The event is co-located with Solar-Tec, a solar-focused exhibition. For further details on the exhibition, contact or click here.


Sunday, December 3rd - Tuesday, December 5th

Cairo, Egypt

Solar-Tec, co-located with the 27 year old Electricx exhibition, attracts thousands of regional utilities and regulatory authorities, leading developers, contractors, consultants, system integrators, project managers, and distributors who are constantly sourcing the latest solar technologies from both the local and international markets. The transition toward renewable energy is making a shift in Egypt’s economy, especially with the 2030 vision being announced. To enhance the knowledge sharing experience and to facilitate business networking, the organizers of Solar-Tec have designed various comprehensive programs highlighting key project developments and investments in and around Egypt. This year, based on extensive research about the market and current demands, the exhibition and conference will touch upon key subjects like energy storage (both on-grid and off-grid).

Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Americas

Tuesday, December 5th - Thursday, December 7th

Orlando, Florida

Brian Harrell, director at Navigant, will present: Standards and Best Practices in CIP and Resilience (additional details to come). To schedule a meeting at this event, Please Contact Us.

Critical Infrastructure Protection and Resilience Americas will bring together leading stakeholders from industry, operators, agencies, and governments to collaborate on securing North America. With a unique conference program set-up, the event will provide enhanced opportunities for discussion between physical infrastructure and cyber security professionals who need to work together to mitigate threats and attacks, as well as focused discussions within each discipline in the individual CIP and CIIP tracks.

Middle East Electricity

Tuesday, March 6th - Thursday, March 8th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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

Solar Middle East

Tuesday, March 6th - Thursday, March 8th

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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


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