Power Matters 2019: Agenda

Agenda is subject to change.

Wednesday Evening, October 9

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm: Meet & Greet at the Courtyard Marriott (Room TBD). Sponsored by Quanta Services.

Thursday, October 10

7:00 am – 8:00 am:  Registration and Breakfast

8:00 am – 8:15 am: Welcome and AWE Overview Becky Motal, President, Association of Women in Energy

8:15 am – 9:15 am: Panel: Competitive Energy Markets – Lay of the Land

Moderator: Joanie Teofilo, TEA

9:15 am – 10:00 am: Monitoring the Market – What’s in Play

10:00 am – 10:15 am: Networking Break

10:15 am – 11:00 am: Cyber Issues in Competition

  • Cheryl Burtzel, Duggins Wrenn Mann & Romero
  • Shanna M. Ramirez, CPS Energy
  • Ann Delenela, Entergy

11:00 am – 11:45 am: Panel: Financing Issues in a Competitive Market

Moderator: Trisha Elizondo, Energy Renewal Partners

11:45 am – 12:00 pm: Break

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch / Keynote Speaker – “PG&E, A Look Forward”, Kristine Schmidt, Director, PG&E Board

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm: Panel: Gas Markets – What Role Do They Play: Gas Markets Financing Issues

Moderator: Gaye Lynn Schaffart, Tenaska

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm: Networking Break

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm: Panel: Renewable Mandates – How to Incorporate?

Moderator: Cheryl Mele, ERCOT

3:00 pm – 3:45 pm: Panel: A Public Perspective – What is the Pulse?

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm: Networking Break

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm: Panel: Changes for Consumers – Grid Modernization

Moderator: Debbie Kimberly, Austin Energy

4:45 pm – 5:00 pm: Closing Remarks