Online Event



Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Welcome and Keynote Conversation: The Storage Decade
Jason Burwen
Jason Burwen U.S. Energy Storage Association, Interim Chief Executive Officer
Hal Harvey
Hal Harvey Energy Innovation, Chief Executive Officer
Featured Session: Resilient Power: Diversifying and Decentralizing with Storage
Catherine Morehouse
Catherine Morehouse Utility Dive, Reporter
Neil Bradshaw Sungrow, Key Accounts
Eren Ergin Honeywell, General Manager – Renewables & Distributed Assets
Jacqueline DeRosa Ameresco, Vice President - Energy Storage Systems
Breakout Session: Energy Storage 101: Survey of Storage Technologies
Ben Kaun
Ben Kaun Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), Program Manager, Energy Storage & Distributed Generation
Julian Boggs
Julian Boggs U.S. Energy Storage Association, State Policy Director
Jeremy Twitchell
Jeremy Twitchell PNNL, Senior Energy Analyst
Breakout Session: Securing the Storage Supply Chain
Danny Lu
Danny Lu Powin, Senior Vice President
Logan Goldie-Scot
Logan Goldie-Scot BloombergNEF, Head of Clean Power Research
Paul Wormser
Paul Wormser Clean Energy Associates (CEA), Vice President - Technology
Elizabeth Crouse
Elizabeth Crouse K&L Gates LLP, Practice Group Coordinator - Power
Featured Session: Power Pairing: Hybridizing Resources with Storage
Frank Jakob
Frank Jakob Black & Veatch, Technology Manager - Energy Storage
Mike Bowman GE, CTO, Renewable Hybrids
Jeff St. John Canary Media
Breakout Session: Energy Storage 201: Survey of Energy Storage Policies
Lisa Jacobson
Lisa Jacobson Business Council for Sustainable Energy, President
John Fernandes
John Fernandes Customized Energy Solutions, Senior Consultant – Emerging Technologies
Benjamin Inskeep
Benjamin Inskeep EQ Research, Principal Energy Policy Analyst
Julian Spector Canary Media
Breakout Session: Opportunities in Electrification for Decarbonization
Dr. Laura Nelson
Dr. Laura Nelson Green Hydrogen Coalition, Executive Director
Judith Judson National Grid, Vice President, Head of U.S. Strategy
Dr. Lola Infante
Dr. Lola Infante Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), Senior Advisor, External Relations & Strategic Initiatives
Mert Geveci
Mert Geveci Malta, Principal Controls Engineer

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Keynote Conversation: Signals from the First 100 Days of the New Congress & Administration
Jason Burwen
Jason Burwen U.S. Energy Storage Association, Interim Chief Executive Officer
Greg Wetstone
Greg Wetstone American Council On Renewable Energy, President and CEO
Dr. Karen Wayland
Dr. Karen Wayland GridWise Alliance, Chief Executive Officer
Featured Session: The Nearing Horizon for Longer Duration Storage
Andy Colthorpe
Andy Colthorpe Energy Storage News, Editor
Jason Handley Duke Energy, Director of Emerging Technology
Balki Iyer Eos, Chief Commercial Officer
Breakout Session: End of Life but Not End of Story: Recycling Battery Energy Storage Systems
Ganesh Bala
Ganesh Bala Renewance Inc., VP Sales
Menka Sethi
Menka Sethi American Battery Technology Company, Chief Operating Officer
Marc Chupka
Marc Chupka U.S. Energy Storage Association, ‎Vice President, Research and Programs
Davion Hill
Davion Hill Momentum Energy Storage Partners, Partner & Co-founder
Breakout Session: The Next Billion Dollar Storage Market
Brad Klein
Brad Klein Environmental Law & Policy Center, Senior Attorney
Jeremy McDiarmid
Jeremy McDiarmid NECEC, Vice President, Policy & Government Affairs
Julian Boggs
Julian Boggs U.S. Energy Storage Association, State Policy Director
Harry Godfrey Advanced Energy Economy, Director
Featured Session: Storage is Software: Optimize It
Dan Finn-Foley
Dan Finn-Foley Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables, Head of Energy Storage
Colleen Lueken
Colleen Lueken Fluence, Lead Data Scientist
Breakout Session: Financing Spectacular Storage Growth
Deanne Barrow
Deanne Barrow Norton Rose Fulbright, Senior Associate
Yayoi Sekine
Yayoi Sekine BloombergNEF, Head of Decentralized Energy
Thom Byrne
Thom Byrne CleanCapital, CEO & Co-founder
Michael Ott BlackRock, Director, Renewable Infrastructure
Breakout Session: Storage Rides Herd: Opportunities and Challenges to Aggregation
Michael Grasso
Michael Grasso Sunnova, EVP & Chief Marketing Officer
Marie Fontenot
Marie Fontenot East Bay Community Energy (EBCE), Senior Director of Power Resources
Arthur "Bud" Vos
Arthur "Bud" Vos Enbala, President and CEO
Caitlin Marquis
Caitlin Marquis Advanced Energy Economy, Director