AGENDA

 National Clean Energy Summit 7.0: Partnership & Progress

 

Mandalay Bay           September 4th, 2014           7:30 AM to 5:00 PM PST

 


7:30 AM         Exhibition Doors Open

9:00 AM         Opening Remarks: U.S. Senator Harry Reid

9:15 AM         Leapfrogging Technology
                   
   Arun Majumdar, Stanford University, Moderator
                      Dymphna Van Der Lans, Clinton Climate Initiative
                      Yoram Bronicki, Ormat Technologies
                      Francesco Venturini, Enel Green Power
                      Deb Frodl, GE

10:10 AM       Power Player Award announcement
                      Kathleen Drakulich, Clean Energy Project 

10:15 AM       Keynote Discussion
                     
Introduction by U.S. Senator Harry Reid
                      Secretary Tom Vilsack, Department of Agriculture
                      Neera Tanden, Center for American Progress

10:40 AM       Break

11:10 AM       Reinventing Fire: Electricity
                     
Amory Lovins, Rocky Mountain Institute

11:20 AM       Grid Partnerships
                     
Amory Lovins, Rocky Mountain Institute, Moderator
                      Paul Caudill, NV Energy
                      Patricia Wagner, Sempra U.S. Gas & Power

12:00 PM       Lunch

1:30 PM         Introduction to Stepping to the Plate on Climate Change: U.S. Senator Harry Reid and
                      John Podesta, Counselor to President Obama

1:45 PM         Stepping to the Plate on Climate Change: Business Leadership on Carbon Reduction
                      John Podesta, Counselor to President Obama, Moderator
                     
Jon Huntsman, Former Governor of Utah
                      Jim Murren, MGM Resorts International
                      Henry Cisneros, Former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
                      (HUD), Risky Business
                   
   Elizabeth Littlefield, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

2:40 PM        Introduction to User Friendly Clean Energy:
Congresswoman Dina Titus

2:45 PM        User Friendly Clean Energy
                   
   Rose McKinney-James, Clean Energy Project, Moderator
                     
Billy Parish, Mosaic
                      Lyndon Rive, SolarCity
                      Ben Bixby, Nest Labs
                      Alex Laskey, Opower
                      Rao Mulpuri, View, Inc

3:45 PM        Keynote Introduction:
U.S. Senator Harry Reid

3:50 PM        Keynote Address:
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

4:30 PM        Closing Remarks:
U.S. Senator Harry Reid 

Itinerary subject to change