Automated Demand Response Update: The Speakers at the July 9-11, 2013, National Town Meeting for Smart Grid + Demand Response in Washington DC, represent the Who’s Who of the Demand Response and Smart Grid Worlds.
Of special interest are the Griddie Awards and the Demand Response 2.0 Roundtable, which will talk about the present state of DR from a variety of standpoints: technology, policy, business models, etc. It will discuss both wholesale and retail DR, and will attempt to identify what is next on the development and implementation path for DR and what it might mean for utilities.
Featured panelists include: Jon Powers (Federal Environmental Executive, White House Council on Environmental Quality), Catherine Sandoval (Commissioner, California Public Utilities Commission), Cris Eugster (EVP, Chief Strategy & Technology Officer, CPS Energy), Gregg Dixon (Senior VP of Marketing and Sales, EnerNOC), Gary Fromer (Senior VP – Energy Management Programs, Constellation), Matt Rogers (Founder and VP of Engineering, Nest). [Read more…]