October 16-17, 2018 | Marriott Cornhusker Hotel | Lincoln, NE

 

Schedule subject to change. 

Day 1 | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Attendee Check-In | Exhibits Open | Breakfast Sponsored by NRG

8:00 am - 8:30 am

Conference Welcome


8:30 am - 9:30 am

Electrification
Rob Chapman, EPRI


The Future of the Industry & the Changing Landscape for Renewables

9:30 AM - 10: 30 AM


Breakouts:
Planning & Zoning
Battery Storage

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM


CEO'S Luncheon | Sponsored by GenPro Energy Solutions

Pat Pope, NPPD \ Tim Burke, OPPD \ Kevin Wailes, LES

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM


Breakouts:
Status of Current Projects
Electric Vehicles in Nebraska

1:45 PM - 2:45 PM


National Survey of Attitudes of Wind Power Project Neighbors

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM


Policy & Legislative Update: State Senators Panel

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM


Networking & Social Time

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

 

Day 2 | Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Attendee Check-In | Exhibits Open | Breakfast Sponsored by Sol Systems

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM


Department of Defense and Renewable Energy Strategy

Dave Belote, DARE Strategies

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM


Breakouts:
Southwest Power Pool Markets & Expansion
Small Solar: Behind the Meter

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM


Breakouts:
Solar Project Development: How to Make Your Project Successful from Day One
Growing the Rural Economy with Wind

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM


New Emerging Markets | Luncheon Sponsored by Fortress Network Solutions

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM


Breakouts:
Wind & Solar Construction Workforce
Wildlife & Environmental Issues

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM


Closing Remarks & Participant Feedback

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM