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Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Fifth Annual GridWeek: Best Forum for Smart Grid Dialogue Yet

Fifth Annual GridWeek: Best Forum for Smart Grid Dialogue Yet
The Energy Collective cordially invites you to attend GridWeek, the only conference focused on The Way Forward for smart energy. The Energy Collective is providing you with a special discounted registration.
Described as the “best overall subject matter conference,” providing “an extraordinary range of perspectives,” gathering “all key Smart Grid stakeholders,” and having “the best speakers and forward-looking content,” the fifth annual GridWeek conference commences Sept. 12 in Washington, D.C., and promises the most internationally focused, utility-rich content to date.
See what Smart Grid leaders have said about GridWeek for the past five years>

More than 40 unique sessions and 200+ industry leading speakers

An incredible collection of industry leaders and experts will help define “The Way Forward” for Smart Grid in a venue that’s played a historic role in defining Smart Grid’s agenda.
Leading speakers: Painting a comprehensive picture of the global Smart Grid, keynote speakers include:
  • Aneesh Chopra, Chief Technology Officer, United States of America;
  • K.C. Venugopal, Minister of State for Power, Government of India;
  • P. Uma Shankar, Secretary of Power, Ministry of Power, Government of India;
  • Daniel Poneman, Deputy Secretary of Energy, U.S. Department of Energy;
  • Patricia Hoffman, Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy;
  • Nicole Y Lamb-Hale, Assistant Secretary for Manufacturing, U.S. Department of Commerce; and
  • 60+ utility panelists.
  • See complete speaker list>
For the fifth year, GridWeek will be the single most important annual gathering of Smart Grid stakeholders providing the industry with top content, a venue to hear the most important speakers, and an opportunity to network with Smart Grid's brightest minds.