Iowa Association for Energy Efficiency

Energy Summit 2019 Schedule

 

Wednesday, November 6

8am-4pm / Pre-Conference Workshops TBA (Pre-Registration Required)
Location: Skinner B

4:15-5pm / Prairie Meadows Tour
Exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of Prairie Meadows and its energy efficiency features
Location: Meet at IAEE Booth

5-5:30pm / IAEE Annual Meeting
All are welcome. There will be door prizes.
Location: Skinner C

5:30-7pm / Reception
Meet exhibitors, visit with poster presenters, and network with colleagues. Poster presentations to be announced.
Sponsored in part by Nexant
Sponsor the Summit’s Reception Bar or learn more.
Location: Exhibit Hall

Thursday, November 7

7:30am / Registration & Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by A-TEC Energy
Location: Exhibit Hall

Beverage Station available all day.
Sponsored by Willdan
Location: Exhibit Hall

8am / Welcome from Iowa Association for Energy Efficiency
Location: Bishop A & B

8:15am / Keynote: Debi Durham
Director, Iowa Economic Development Authority and Iowa Finance Authority
Sponsored by Franklin Energy
Location: Bishop A & B

All breakout sessions are pending GBCI credit approval unless otherwise noted.

9:30am / Breakout Session 1

Energy Efficiency and the Grid of the Future
Jason Steinbock—Director of Business Development, Willdan
Moderator: Kim Tice—Program Manager, Alliant Energy
Location: Skinner A

Q-Sync Motors in Commercial Refrigeration
Joe Zhou—Senior Researcher, Slipstream
Moderator: Bud Renken—Project Manager, Willdan
Location: Skinner B

Energy Efficiency Cost-Effectiveness Testing
Nick Dreher—Senior Policy Manager, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Moderator: Bill Von der Linde—Program Manager and Business Development, A-TEC Energy
Location: Skinner C
 

10:25am / Breakout Session 2

Utility Energy Savings Incentives
Samarth Medakkar—Policy Associate, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Location: Skinner A

High Efficiency Square Pegs for Well-Designed Round Holes
Jacob Serfling—Energy Specialist II, Willdan
Moderator: Don Otto—Owner/General Manager, DPO Construction
Location: Skinner B

Do Your Building Energy Management Programs Spark Joy?
Julie Drennen—Client Relations Manager, Center for Energy and Environment
Molly Janis Smith—Policy Associate, Center for Energy and Environment
Moderator: Andy Pohren—Outreach Coordinator, Nexant
Location: Skinner C


11:20am / Lunch
Scholarship Awards: Stacy Christoffersen, IAEE Scholarship Selection Committee Chair
Sponsored by Alliant Energy
Location: Bishop A & B

12:05am / Keynote: Kathleen Riessen
Inspirational Speaker & Business Coach
Sponsored by Franklin Energy
Location: Bishop A & B

1:00pm / Breakout Session 3

 

 

Emerging Professionals Workshop
Kathleen Riessen, Inspirational Speaker & Business Coach
Note that this session is not eligible for GBCI credit.
Sponsored by Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities
Location: Skinner A

HVAC Systems: Effective Design vs. Operations
Josh Heacock—Client Executive/Associate Principal, IMEG Corp
Moderator: Bruce Greiner—Training and Marketing, VHF Sales
Location: Skinner B

Valuing Energy Efficiency in Real Estate through Transparency
Natalia Gardocki—Program Associate, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Kara Jonas—Program Manager, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Moderator: Leslie Berckes, Program Development & Innovation Director, Trees Forever
Location: Skinner C


2:05pm / PM Break
Sponsor the Summit’s PM Break or learn more.
Location: Exhibit Hall

2:20pm / Breakout Session 4

 

Emerging Professionals Workshop
Kathleen Riessen, Inspirational Speaker & Business Coach
Note that this session is not eligible for GBCI credit.
Sponsored by Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities
Location: Skinner A

Industrial Energy Efficiency: Midwest Policies
Samarth Medakkar—Policy Associate, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
Location: Skinner B

Energy Efficiency from a Customer's Point of View
Kelly Needles—President & CEO, The Energy Group
Moderator: Ed Rustioni—Outreach Specialist, Franklin Energy
Location: Skinner C


3:15pm / Keynote/Wrap-up: Kathleen Riessen
Inspirational Speaker & Business Coach
Sponsored by Franklin Energy
Location: Bishop A & B                                           

 

For more information about the conference, the registration process, or your individual registration, please contact:

Meggan Boyle
Conference Coordinator
mboyle@iowaenergy.org
515-778-3112

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