Below is the Mid-C Seminar 2019 agenda. For a printable version, click here

For speaker bios, click here- Click below for presentations.

9:00 am -Opening Remarks, Doug Frazier/ Bill Dearing

9:20 am -Keynote: Debra Smith, CEO and General Manager, Seattle City Light, "Overview of the Changing Industry"

9:50 am -Steve Johnson, Senior Policy Advisor, Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission, "Distributed Generation and the WA Clean Energy Bill"

10:20 am Break

10:40 am -Enoch Davies, Manager of System Stability Planning, WECC, "Interconnection Wide Modeling and Simulation of Distributed Energy Resources"

11:10 am -Randy Hardy, Principal, Hardy Energy Consulting, "The Implications of the Future Northwest Capacity Shortage" - to read White Paper click here

11:40 am -Mary Lynch, Director, Wholesale Market
Development, Exelon/Constellation, "The Cognitive Dissonance of Direct Access"

12:10 pm Lunch

Luncheon Speaker: 12:40 pm -Buck Endemann, Partner, K&L Gates, "Blockchain & Energy- The Current State of Supply and Demand"

1:30 pm- Aiman El-Ramly, Chief Operating Officer, ZE Power "The Energy Impass Ability"

2:15 pm- Kimberly Gentle, Senior Associate, EES Consulting, "Community Choice Aggregation - Customer Choice in the West"

2:45 pm - Break

3:00 pm -Enoch Davies, Manager of System Stability Planning, WECC "March Mid-C Price Spike- Are we getting close to the edge?"

3:30 pm- Scott Kinney, Director of Power Supply, Avista Utilities, "Northwest Power Pool Resource Adequacy Evaluation"

4:00 pm -Aiman El-Ramly, Chief Operating Officer, ZE Power Group, "Wrap up and Commentary"

For a short video of our 2019 golf tournament (which included a hole in one!), click here. Thanks to ZE Power for putting together the video!