3rd Annual Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council Meeting April 30th

The Annual Michigan EIBC Meeting provides members an opportunity to network and learn about innovations in advanced energy in Michigan and beyond.

Please register early, there is limited space available. http://www.eventbrite.com/e/michigan-eibc-annual-meeting-tickets-10593466343?aff=eorg


8:30 – 9:30         Registration and Coffee

9:30 – 9:45          Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:45 – 10:00        Michigan EIBC Annual Report

10:00 – 10:15      Election of Michigan EIBC Board

(Only members in good standing are eligible to vote.)

10:15 – 10:30    Break

10:30 – 11:00    Opening Keynote: Glenn Garland, President, CLEAResult

11:00 – 11:55    Panel 1: Advanced Batteries and the Grid

Moderator: Bruce Goodman, Varnum Law

Jim Saber, NextEnergy

Peter Gibson, LG Chem Power

Ivan Menjak, Energy Power Systems

Ann Marie Sastry, Sakti3

Haukur (Hawk) Asgeirsson, DTE Energy

11:55 – 1:00    Lunch

12:10 – 12:30    Lunch Keynote (TBA)

12:30 – 12:50    Lunch Table Topic Discussion (Proposed Topics: State Policy, Valuing Solar Energy, Emerging Financial Tools, and Energy Efficiency)

1:00 – 1:55    Panel 2: New Markets and Opportunities in Energy Efficiency

Moderator: Commissioner Sally Talberg, MPSC

Andy Levin, Levin Energy Partners

Laura Galbraith, Traverse City Chamber

Patti Poppi, Consumers Energy

1:55 – 2:50    Panel 3: Developing Small Scale Generation in Michigan

Moderator: Commissioner Greg White, MPSC

Rob Rafson, Chart House Energy

Skip Pruss, 5 Lakes Energy

Rachel Tronstein, First Energy Finance

2:50 – 3:00    Break

3:00 – 3:25    Afternoon Keynote: Valerie Brader, Deputy Legal Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor to Governor Snyder

3:25 – 4:15    Panel 4: Developing Renewables in a Time of Uncertainty

Moderator: Arn Boezaart, MAREC-GVSU

Susan Sloan, AWEA

Anand Gangadharan, Novi Energy

4:15 – 4:30    Concluding Remarks


There are several sponsorship opportunities still available, please contact us for information.

Unsure if you are an EIBC member in good-standing, contact us at mieibc@mieibc.org. Paper tickets are not required at the door. All sales are final.

To take advantage of the discounted member rate, join EIBC today!