Agenda

Below is the agenda for the 2nd Annual Energy Storage Policy Forum. Please click on the session title for more details on the session and its speakers.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

7:00AM - 8:00AM

  • Registration & Breakfast

    Foyer
    Registration & Breakfast
    Date & Time:
    January 28, 2016 - 7:00AM
    Registration will open at 7:00 AM in the foyer outside of the Grand Ballroom at The Marvin Center

8:00AM - 8:30AM

  • Welcome and Overview

    Grand Ballroom
    Welcome and Overview
    Date & Time:
    January 28, 2016 - 8:00AM
    There will be a brief welcome following breakfast, in the Grand Ballroom.
    Speakers:
    Jason Burwen, Policy & Advocacy Director, Energy Storage Association
    Matt Roberts, Vice President, Energy Storage Association

8:30AM - 9:30AM

  • Paths Forward in FERC and Wholesale Markets

    Grand Ballroom
    Paths Forward in FERC and Wholesale Markets
    Date & Time:
    January 28, 2016 - 8:30AM
    Panelists will discuss their perspective on wholesale market design and operations that affect energy storage. What challenges and opportunities do wholesale market operators face as they consider the role for energy storage in their grids? What previous experiences are informing the way wholesale...
    Speakers:
    Jason Burwen, Policy & Advocacy Director, Energy Storage Association
    J. Arnold Quinn, Director, Office of Energy Policy and Innovation, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
    Richard Dillon, Director, Market Design, Southwest Power Pool (SPP)
    Jessica Harrison, Director of Market Research and Development, Midwest Independent System Operator (MISO)

9:30AM - 9:45AM

9:45AM - 10:15AM

  • Keynote: Energy Storage in the Grid of the Future

    Grand Ballroom
    Keynote: Energy Storage in the Grid of the Future
    Date & Time:
    January 28, 2016 - 9:45AM
    Richard L. Kaufmann, Chair, NYSERDA, will provide a keynote on energy storage in the grid of the future.
    Speakers:
    Richard L. Kauffman, Chair of Energy and Finance for New York, Office of the Governor of New York

10:15AM - 11:15AM

11:15AM - 11:45AM

11:45AM - 12:30PM

12:30PM - 1:30PM

  • Views from the States

    Grand Ballroom
    Views from the States
    Date & Time:
    January 28, 2016 - 12:30PM
    Panel discussion on current state policy matters.
    Speakers:
    Tom Sloan, Representative, Kansas State House of Representatives
    Katie Scharf Dykes, Deputy Commissioner for Energy , Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (CT DEEP)
    Chris Lee, Representative, Hawaii House of Representatives
    Anne Hoskins, Commissioner, Maryland Public Service Commission

1:30PM - 1:45PM

1:45PM - 2:40PM

  • Breakout Sessions

    3rd Floor
    Breakout Sessions
    Date & Time:
    January 28, 2016 - 1:45PM
    Afternoon sessions on current topics in stored energy policy.

2:40PM - 3:00PM

  • Concluding Thoughts on Storage Policy

    Grand Ballroom
    Concluding Thoughts on Storage Policy
    Date & Time:
    January 28, 2016 - 2:40PM
    Closing activities. Conference end.
    Speakers:
    Jason Burwen, Policy & Advocacy Director, Energy Storage Association
    Jon Wellinghoff, Partner, Stoles Rives LLP

3:00PM - 5:00PM