Presentations

 

 

General Sessions

Monday, July 17, 2017

8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

 

 

Military Workforce Development

immediately followed by

Innovative Technologies Across Utility Sectors

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Innovation: The Catalyst for Integration

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Infrastructure: It's All About the Benjamin$
10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Are Markets Sending the Right Price Signal for Clean Energy Resources?

 

 

Committee on Consumer Affairs

Monday, July 17, 2017

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

Rural and Underserved Areas - Natural Gas Access and Expansion Initiatives (Joint with Committee on Gas)

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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

What's the Charge to Charge? Rate Design Principles to Facilitate EV Charging (joint with Committee on Energy Resources and the Environment)
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Combating Robocalling (joint with Committee on Telecommunications)
  Critical Consumer Issues Forum

 

Committee on Critical Infrastructure

Sunday, July 16, 2017

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Innovation and Cybersecurity - Exploring the Relationship Between New Technology and New Risks (Joint with Task Force on Innovation)
1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Critical Infrastructure Resource Center

1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Partner Updates
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Cyber Workforce: Strategies to Fill the Gap
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Innovations in Infrastructure Security: UAS

4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Tackling Infrastructure Interdependencies - Priorities, Strategies, and Tactics (Joint with Staff Subcommittee on Committee on Gas)

 

Committee on Electricity

Monday, July 17, 2017

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

Commissioners' Roundtable
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Nuclear Power Updates (Joint with Subcommittee on Nuclear Issues - Waste Disposal)

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

CAISO's Efforts to Integrate Distributed Energy Resources into its Wholesale Markets (joint with Committee on Energy Resources and the Environment)

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

 

5G Small Cell - Coming to a Pole Near You! (Joint with Committee on Telecommunications)

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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

Data Centers: Beneficial Load or Energy Hogs?
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Coal Ash Issues: Making Sense of a Messy Topic (Joint with Subcommittee on Clean Coal and Carbon Management

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

Business Meeting

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

 

Innovation Spotlight: New Transmission Technologies (Joint with Task Force on Innovation)

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Committee on Energy Resources and the Environment

Monday, July 17, 2017

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. What Do Water Reuse, Wastewater Treatment, and Clean Energy Have in Common? Brewing of Course.  
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.  CAISO's Efforts to Integrate Energy Into Its Wholesale Markets (Joint with Committee on Electricity)

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

 

How Clear is the Crystal Ball? Planning for the Future of Natural Gas

(joint with the Committee on Gas)

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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

Business Meeting
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Smart Grid Innovation Around the Country (joint with the Task Force on Innovation)

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

Strategic Planning Session (Closed)

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

 

What's the Charge to Charge? Rate Design Principles to Facilitate EV Charging (joint with Committee on Consumer Affairs)

 

Committee on Gas

Monday, July 17, 2017

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

Perspective on Natural Gas Path Forward - The Environmental, Economic, and Political Benefits of Natural Gas
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Rural and Underserved Areas - Natural Gas Access and Expansion Initiatives (joint with Committee on Consumer Affairs)
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Electric Gas Coordination - "What the RUC?"

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

 

How Clear is the Crystal Ball? Planning for the Future of Natural Gas

(joint with the Committee on Energy Resources and the Environment)

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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

Technologies Driving Innovation in the Natural Gas Arena - Cruising Forward (joint with Task Force on Innovation)
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Committee on Gas Business Meeting

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

Understanding the Role of Diversity in Utilities' Financing Teams (joint with Subcommittee on Supplier and Workforce Diversity)

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

 

Challenges and Opportunities Facing Natural Gas and Coal Generators (joint with Subcommittee on Clean Coal and Carbon Management)

 

Committee on International Relations

Sunday, July 16, 2017

1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Business Meeting
2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Energy on the Border
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Changing the Climate on Climate Change: The Role of China after the U.S. Exit from the Paris Accords

 

 

Committee on Telecommunications

Monday, July 17, 2017

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Staff and Industry - What Commissioners Need to Hear
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. State USF Funds - Broadband and VoIP: Contributors or Receiverse
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. The Wooden Pole - Your Most High-Tech Infrastructure
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 5G Small Cell - Coming to a Pole Near You! (joint with Committee on Electricity)

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Back to the Future: Net Neutrality - Where We're Going, We Don't Need... Regulation (Or Do We?)
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Innovation in the Telecommunications Space (joint with the Task Force on Innovation)
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Combating Robocalling (joint with Committee on Consumer Affairs)

 

 

Committee on Water

Monday, July 17, 2017

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

What Do Water Reuse, Wastewater Treatment, and Clean Energy Have in Common? Brewing of Course.  
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Advancing Water Technology
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Desalination as a Water Source (joint with Task Force on Innovation)

 

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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

Beyond Lead: Emerging Contaminants and Meeting Customer Expectations
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Ratemaking and Cloud Computing
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Water Trading and Other Unique Approaches to Addressing Water Shortages and Shifts in Demand
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Commissioners' Roundtable

 

Task Force on Innovation

Sunday, July 16, 2017

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Innovation and Cybersecurity - Exploring the Relationship Between New Technology and New Risks (Joint with Committee on Critical Infrastructure)

 

Monday, July 17, 2017

2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Desalination as a Water Source (joint with Committee on Water)

 

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Technologies Driving Innovation in the Natural Gas Arena - Cruising Forward (joint with Committee on Gas)
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Smart Grid Innovation Around the Country (joint with the Committee on Energy Resources and the Environment)
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Innovation Spotlight: New Transmission Technologies (joint with Committee on Electricity)

**Click here to download the session toolkit**

 

Task Force on Military Workforce Development

Sunday, July 16, 2017

9:00 p.m. - 10:45 a.m. Helping Veterans, Helping Ourselves

 

Subcommittee on Clean Coal and Carbon Management

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Coal Ash Issues: Making Sense of a Messy Topic
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Challenges and Opportunities Facing Natural Gas and Coal Generators (joint with Committee on Gas)

 

 

Subcommittee on Nuclear Issues-Waste Disposal

Monday, July 17, 2017

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Nuclear Power Updates (Joint with Committee on Electricity)

 

Subcommittee on Supplier Workforce and Diversity

Sunday, July 16, 2017

9:05 a.m. - 9:35 a.m. Update: Supplier Diversity in Financial Services
9:35 a.m. - 10:35 a.m. Panel: State Diversity Councils: Challenges, Opportunities, and Where We Go From Here

10:35 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.

Fireside Chat

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

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

 

Understanding the Role of Diversity in Utilities' Financing Teams (joint with Committee on Gas)

 

Staff Subcommittee on Clean Coal and Carbon Management

Sunday, July 16, 2017

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Chinese Clean Coal Technology

 

 

Staff Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs

Sunday, July 16, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

 

A World Without LIHEAP?

 

Staff Subcommittee on Energy Resources and the Environment

Sunday, July 16, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Energy Efficiency Financing for Low and Moderate Income Households
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Preparing for a Future Grid with Abundant DER

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Distributed Solar: Which Code When? (joint with Staff Subcommittee on Electricity)
3:15 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.

Status of IEEE 1547

3:35 p.m. - 3:55 p.m.

How to Coordinate Smart Inverters with the Distribution Grid? (joint with Staff Subcommittee on Electricity)

3:55 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Do Your Utilities Need Grid Modernization to Integrate Distributed Generation? (joint iwth Staff Subcommittee on Electricity)

 

 

Staff Subcommittee on Electricity and Electric Reliability

Sunday, July 16, 2017

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Distributed Solar: Which Code When? (joint with Staff Subcommittee on Energy Resources and the Environment)
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Chinese Clean Coal Technology
3:15 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.

Status of IEEE 1547

3:35 p.m. - 3:55 p.m. How to Coordinate Smart Inverters with the Distribution Grid? (joint with Staff Subcommittee on Energy Resources and the Environment)

3:55 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Do Your Utilities Need Grid Modernization to Integrate Distributed Generation? (joint iwth Staff Subcommittee on Energy Resources and the Environment)

 

 

Staff Subcommittee on Gas

Sunday, July 17, 2017

4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Tackling Infrastructure Interdependencies - Priorities, Strategies, and Tactics (Joint with Committee on Critical Infrastructure)

 

Staff Subcommittee on Pipeline Safety

Sunday, July 16, 2017

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Aliso Canyon Update

 

Staff Subcommittee on Telecommunications

Saturday, July 15, 2017

  FCC v. FTC Privacy NOW!
  Next Generation 911 and Reliability - Challenges and Opportunities

Sunday, July 16, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Back to the Future... Or the Past: The Effect of a Broadband Reclassification
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Copper Retirement and the Transition to Broadband
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

FirstNet - We Have a Winner! What Does it Mean for States and Consumers?

2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Mobility Fund II - What's Mobilizing?

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Resolutions: Final Discussion