AGENDA

Sunday – October 8

6:00 pm Texas-style reception at Geraldine’s, 4th Floor, Hotel Van Zandt

 

Monday – October 9

6:50 am Transportation from Hotel Van Zandt to the Austin Convention Center until 7:50 a.m.
7:00 am Breakfast
8:00 am Meeting Convenes – Matt Compher, Vice President of Health, Safety and Environment, Quanta Services
8:05 am Opening Comments Duke Austin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Quanta Services
8:15 am Welcome to Austin, Texas – Phil Wilson, General Manager, Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA)
8:30 am Featured Speaker – Bill Magness, President and Chief Executive Officer, Electric Reliability Council of Texas
9:00 am Morning Roundtable – Global Trends and Impacts
9:45 am Break
10:15 am Millennials and the New Workforce
11:00 am Regulatory Reform Under the New Administration
11:45 am Lunch
1:00 pm Featured Speaker – Robert Shane Kimbrough, Commander of the International Space Station for Expedition 50
2:00 pm Renewable Energy Growth Prospects Post 2020
2:45 pm Break
3:15 pm North American Pipeline Infrastructure Session
4:00 pm The Aging Infrastructure Delivery System
4:45 pm Closing Comments
6:00 pm Buses depart to Bullock Museum for cocktail reception and dinner with entertainment by Martina McBride

Tuesday – October 10

6:50 am Transportation from Hotel Van Zandt to the Austin Convention Center until 7:50 a.m.
7:00 am Breakfast
8:00 am Meeting Convenes – Duke Austin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Quanta Services
8:15 am Morning Roundtable – Utility – Energy Service Provider Relationship Trends
9:00 am Featured Speaker 
9:45 am Break
10:15 am Utility Convergence: Electricity and Pipelines
11:00 am North American Transmission Session
12:00 pm Meeting Adjourns and Closing Lunch