Program

The Hawai’i Energy Conference brings together regional and national experts on energy policy, strategies, leadership and innovation.  The 2020 Conference will explore the timely issues of beneficial electrification and the design of an equitable energy transition. 

* Program Subject to Change (as of 2/5/2020)

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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

WEDNESDAY | MARCH 18 

7:00 AM 

REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:00 AM 

CULTURAL OPENING

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Coffee Break and Exhibit Session

PANEL | DEFINING BENEFICIAL ELECTRIFICATION. WHAT WOULD AN EQUITABLE ENERGY SYSTEM LOOK LIKE?

PANEL | WHO BENEFITS FROM BENEFICIAL ELECTRIFICATION? MAKING IT REAL FOR RENTERS

11:45 AM

  • Networking Lunch
  • Exhibit Session and Dessert

1:15 PM

PANEL | RESILIENCE – HOW TO APPLY PRINCIPLES OF EQUITY

PANEL | MOVING BEYOND “COST-BENEFIT” AND VALUING NON-MONETARY BENEFITS

CASE STUDY

Coffee Break and Exhibit Session

PANEL | PROJECT SITING FOR UTILITY SCALE PROJECTS – HOW CAN WE MEET DEMANDS FOR JUST AND EQUITABLE IMPACTS?

PANEL | MICROGRIDS: MICROCOSMS OF THE AMERICAN DREAM

5:30 – 7:30 PM Networking Reception

 

THURSDAY | MARCH 19

7:00 AM  

REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:00 AM 

WELCOME TO DAY 2

A CONVERSATION WITH SCOTT SEU, PRESIDENT, HAWAIIAN ELECTRIC

PANEL | INCLUSIVE EFFICIENCY. HOW TO BENEFIT DIFFERENT GROUPS

Coffee Break and Exhibit Session

PANEL | INDIGENOUS CULTURE AND THE ELECTRICAL GRID

CASE STUDY

11:30 AM

Networking Lunch

Exhibit Session and Dessert

1:00 PM

PANEL | FUELING RESILIENCE OR A BRIDGE TO NOWHERE? REGULATORY TRENDS RELATED TO NATURAL GAS, BIOFUELS, ETC.

PANEL | HOW LOCAL GOVERNMENT CAN LEAD IN ELECTRIFICATION OF TRANSPORTATION

Coffee Break

PANEL | THE EQUITY IN EQUITY: AN INVESTING PANEL

CASE STUDY | HAWAII CLEAN POWER ALLIANCE

PANEL | CATCHING UP WITH THE COMMISSION. HAWAII PUC INITIATIVE SUCH AS PERFORMANCE BASED REGULATION

4:45 – 5:00 PM 

CLOSING

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Hawaii Energy Conference
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VENUE
Maui Arts & Cultural Center
One Cameron Way
Kahului, HI 96732 (see map)

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