Program

Day 1
26 Nov 2017

Exhibitor Set Up

Sunday, November 26

Chairman’s Icebreaker Reception

Join us for our opening reception on Sunday evening at the Hyatt Regency.  All delegates and exhibitors are invited to attend!
Day 2
27 Nov 2017
8:00 - 8:30

Coffee, Mix & Mingle

Plenary #1 – Conference Opening

Moderator: Brian Yates, SNC-Lavalin Speakers: Dennis Thomas, Tsleil-Waututh Nation Gregor Robertson, Mayor of Vancouver Dave Nikolejsin, Deputy Minister of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources
Mayor Gregor Robertson

Plenary #2 – Forecasting Future Electricity Needs in BC

Moderator: Dan Woynillowicz, Policy Director, Clean Energy Canada Speakers: Michael Wolinetz, Partner, Navius Chris Bataille, the Deep Decarbonisation Project
Dan Woynillowicz
Michael Wolinetz
10:15 - 10:45

Coffee, Mix & Mingle

Plenary #3

Opportunity at Hand: Electrifying the Montney Moderator: Martin Mullany, Chair of CEBC Speakers: Mark Oberstoetter, Director, Upstream Canada, Wood Mackenzie David Austin, Clark Wilson LLP Keith Sones, VP, National Business...
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David Austin
Keith Sones
Mark Oberstoetter
Martin Mullany
12:00 - 13:30

LUNCH BREAK

Plenary #4

Energy Storage and the New Model for Grid Management Moderator: Francois Vitez, SNC Lavalin Speakers: Binnu Jeyakumar, Director of Electricity, Pembina Jan van Egteren, Rocky Mountain Power Nick Galotti, Vice...
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Binnu Jeyakumar
14:45 - 15:15

Coffee, Mix & Mingle

Keynote: Wade Davis

Keynote: Wade Davis
Dr. Wade Davis

Plenary #5 – Clean Energy Bridging the Gap: Business, Environment, and Government

Clean Energy Bridging the Gap: Business, Environment, and Government Moderator: Colleen Giroux-Schmidt, Innergex Speakers: Brent Graham, FortisBC Matt Horne, City of Vancouver Shauna Sylvester, SFU Morris J. Wosk Centre for...
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Matt Horne
Colleen Giroux-Schmidt
16:30 - 18:00

Beers on the Tradeshow Floor & Exhibit Hall Reception

17:30 - 21:30

Awards Dinner & Reception

Day 3
28 Nov 2017
8:30 - 9:00

Coffee, Mix & Mingle

Tuesday Keynote Conference Opening

Keynote: William Nelson, Head of North American Power, Bloomberg Moderator: Brian Moghadam, Powerex
William Nelson
Brian Moghadam
10:15 - 10:45

Coffee, Mix & Mingle

Plenary #7

BC Clean Energy Showcase Moderator: Isabelle Deguise, Lead, Regulatory and Environment, BluEarth Renewables Speakers: Matt Schuett, BluEarth Renewables Carlie Smith, Boralex Ward Marshall, Pattern Energy Tom Furst, Innergex
Isabelle Deguise
12:00 - 13:30

Tradeshow Floor Buffet Luncheon & Beer

Luncheon Keynote Speaker: Vaughn Palmer

No ticket required! Join us to hear from Vaughn Palmer during the Keynote Luncheon in the Regency Ballroom.
Vaughn Palmer

Plenary #8

Electrifying Everything: The Promise of Decarbonization Moderator: Tamara Little, Coast Communications and Public Affairs Speakers: Lisa Helps, Mayor of Victoria Ian Bruce, Director of Science and Policy, David Suzuki Foundation...
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Bryan Cox
Mayor Lisa Helps
Ian Bruce
14:45 - 15:15

Coffee, Mix & Mingle

Plenary #9

Site C Discussion Speaker: Martin Mullany, CEBC Chair
Martin Mullany

Plenary #10

Keynote: Coro Strandberg, Strandberg Consulting
Coro Strandberg

Generate Closing Party

Featuring Music Guests “Farm Team”
Day 4
29 Nov 2017

Short Courses

Short Course #1 Up and Running: Environmental Performance Now and What’s Been Learned  $250 for members / $325 for non-members Wednesday, November 29th  Wind, run-of-river and other renewable energy projects...
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