Agenda

 

Sunday, November 13, 2022

Registration open 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

(Detailed session topics, committee agendas, and abstracts TBA)

10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

S.S. on Consumers and the Public Interest
S.S. on ERE
S.S. on Telecommunications

11:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.

Ragin Cajun Coffee Break

11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

S.S. on Critical Infrastructure
S.S. on Rate Design
S.S. on Telecommunications
S.S. on Water
Washington Action

(Closed Meeting)

12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

1:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

S.S. on Electric Reliability and Resilience
S.S. on Gas
S.S. on Nuclear Issues

(Closed Meeting)

Sub./S.S. on Pipeline Safety

(Closed Meeting)

S.S. on Regulatory and Industry Diversity
New Commissioners Forum

2:30 p.m.-2:45 p.m.

Ragin Cajun Coffee Break

2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m.

Sub./S.S. on Clean Coal and Carbon Management
S.S. on Electricity
S.S. on Executive Management
S.S. on Gas
Sub./S.S. on Pipeline Safety

(Closed Meeting)

3:45 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Ragin Cajun Coffee Break

4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Committee on International Relations
Select Committee on Regulatory and Industry Diversity
From Intern to C-Suite: How Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Impacts Us All
S.S. on Information Services
S.S. on Law
Sub./S.S. on Pipeline Safety

(Closed Meeting)

5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception

6:30 p.m.

Monday, November 14, 2022

Registration open 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m.-9:15 a.m.

Commission Chairs Council Breakfast

For State Commission Chairs

9:15 a.m.

8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Big Easy Breakfast

8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.

Emerging Technologies Showcase

10:00 a.m.

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Committee on Consumers and the Public Interest
Committee on Energy Resources and the Environment
Committee on Critical Infrastructure

10:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Ragin Cajun Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m.

Committee on Electricity
Committee on Gas
Committee on Telecommunications
Committee on Water

12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Lunch on Your Own

1:30 p.m.-2:45 p.m.

Opening General Session

2:45 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Ragin Cajun Coffee Break

3:15 p.m.-4:15 p.m.

Concurrent Session A1
Making the Value of Resilience Come to Life: Lessons Learned from Connecticut's Strategic Regulatory Planning
Concurrent Session A2
Teamwork Makes the Dream Work: Learning about Gas Decarbonization Guiding Principles
Concurrent Session A3
The FCC's Upcoming Broadband Map– A New or Reinvented Wheel? 
Concurrent Session A4
I've Got the Power: Unlocking the Vast Potential of Energy Storage 

4:15 p.m.

4:30 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

Regional Meetings
Commissioners Emeritus Meeting

5:15 p.m.

Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Registration open 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Big Easy Breakfast

8:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Joint Federal-State Task Force on Electric Transmission

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Concurrent Session B1
Driving IIJA, IRA, and Utility Transportation Electrification Programs in the Direction of Energy Justice
Concurrent Session B2
Yoga for the Distribution Grid: Demand Flexibility for Customers, Utilities, and System Stability
Concurrent Session B3
Scaling Up: Taking Innovations in Low-Carbon Natural Gas to the Next Level
Concurrent Session B4
Performance Regulation and Rate Setting

10:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Ragin Cajun Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Concurrent Session C1
States are in the Driver's Seat: How the IRA can Pave the Way to Greater Energy Equity
Concurrent Session C2
Utility Planning for the Clean Energy Transition
Concurrent Session C3
Inflationary Prices, Supply Chain, Interest Rates, and Regulatory Risk
Concurrent Session C4
Can You Hear Me Now? The Importance of Telecommunications in Restoring Service after Black Sky Events

12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m.

NARUC Members Annual Luncheon

1:15 p.m.

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Concurrent Session D1
State Rights of First Refusal; Winners, Losers, and Consequences
Concurrent Session D2
Rethinking the Rules of Customer Engagement
Concurrent Session D3
What in the World is New in the World of Cybersecurity?
Concurrent Session D4
Head in the Clouds and Interoperability Dreams: the Promises of AMI 2.0 and the Intelligent Grid

2:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Ragin Cajun Coffee Break

3:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m.

General Session
The Role for Natural Gas in America's Clean Energy Future

4:15 p.m.

4:25 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Board of Directors Meeting

5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Registration open 9:00-11:00 a.m.

8:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

Big Easy Breakfast

8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Concurrent Session E2
High-priority Areas for Accelerating the EV transition

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Concurrent Session E1
The Inflation Reduction Act: Your Electricity System Planning Assumptions Are Now Wrong
Concurrent Session E3
Ethics - Safeguarding Confidential Information
Concurrent Session E4
Power Grid Gumbo: How Regulators Can Obtain the Right Ingredients for Reliability, Cost, and Sustainability

10:30 a.m.

10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m.

General Session
From Bourbon Street to Wall Street: Why It Matters

11:45 a.m.

12:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Bonus Session!
Investing in Grid Resilience: Capitalizing on Funding and Technical Assistance Opportunities under the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA)

5:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m.