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The Exchange Stage

The Exchange Stage, prominently located in the Grid, is a dynamic and interactive learning environment.  Conveniently scheduled around meals and breaks, this is the ideal venue for quick 20-minute updates on the industry’s most pressing issues. See schedule below for times and details.

  • ​Fluence - Charles Vaughan, Managing Director
  • Simple Energy - Justin Segall, President and Founder
  • Landis & Gyr - Gary High, SVP Marketing and Product Management
  • Uptake - Mike Donohue, Energy Team
  • IBM - Neil Gerber, Director, New Energy & Environment
  • AccuWeather - Tyler Dewvall, CCM, Expert Senior Meteorologist – AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions
  • Oracle - Dan Byrnes, Group Vice President, Product Development
  • City of San Diego - David Graham, Deputy Chief Operating Officer
  • Trove - Ted Schultz, CEO
  • Proterra - Kent Leacock, Director Government Relations and Public Policy
  • Siemens - Ken Geisler, Vice President, Strategy at Siemens Smart Grid Division
  • NRDC - Max Baumhefner, Senior Attorney Clean Vehicles & Fuels, Climate & Clean Energy Program
  • CleaResult - Doug Lewin, Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Market Development
  • Ericcson - Rishi Bhaskar, Vice President, Energy & Public Sector Market

Monday, June 4
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Registration
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Association Business Meetings
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception: Poolside
7:00 p.m. - On
Supplier Dinners
Tuesday, June 5
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Registration
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
The Grid Open
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Power Up: Breakfast at the Grid
7:30 a.m. - 7:50 a.m.
The Exchange Stage: Simple Energy
8:00 a.m. - 8:20 a.m.
The Exchange Stage: Landis & Gyr
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Opening General Session
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Power Up: Refreshments in the Grid
10:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
The Exchange Stage: Uptake
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Breakout Sessions Series 1
11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Power Up: Lunch at the Grid
11:50 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: IBM
12:20 p.m. - 12:40 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: AccuWeather
12:50 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: Oracle
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions Series 2
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions Series 3
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Association Business Meetings
3:00 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: City of San Diego
3:30 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: Cleantech San Diego
4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: Trove
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: Fluence
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Power Hour: The Grid
6:30 p.m. - On
Supplier Dinners
Wednesday, June 6
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Registration
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m
Association Business Meetings
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Power Up: Breakfast at the Grid
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Grid Open
8:00 a.m. - 8:20 a.m.
The Exchange Stage: Proterra
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
General Session: A Conversation with Industry Power Players  & Edison Awards
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Power Up: Refreshments at the Grid
10:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
The Exchange Stage: Siemens
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Breakout Sessions Series 4
11:45 a.m. - 2:00p.m.
Guest/Spouse Program
11:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Power Up: Lunch at the Grid
11:50 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: NRDC
12:20 p.m. - 12:40 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: Clearesult
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions Series 5
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions Series 6
1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Association Business Meetings
3:10 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The Exchange Stage: Ericcson
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Bright Lights, Smart City:  A walking tour of San Diego
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Power Hour: The Grid
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
AMP-UP: An Evening with Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo
Thursday, June 7
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Power Up: Breakfast in the Ballroom Foyer
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Closing General Session