Past Summit Topics Include:
BRIDGING DIVIDES & BUILDING A NEW ENERGY PARADIGM
U.S. National Security: The Geopolitics of Energy in the 21st Century
Engaging Low-Income and Disadvantaged Communities in the Growing Distributed Energy Future
Funding the Energy Solutions of the Future
The Evolution of Community Choice Aggregation in California
Keynote Address: Christine Harada, former White House Chief Sustainability Officer
Fireside Chat: Shayle Kann, Senior Advisor at Greentech Media and co-host of The Interchange podcast Senior Advisor to Greentech Media and Wood Mackenzie, co-Host of The Interchange
The Path Forward: Building Our Energy Future Together
Energy under the Trump Administration
Equity in the Clean Energy Economy
Corporate Renewable Energy Procurement
Keynote Address: Jim Rogers
Fireside Chat: Danny Kennedy & Cathy Zoi
Shaping the Next 10 Years
Natural Gas in Electricity: Bridge or Roadblock
Distributed Energy - Power to the People
Clean Transport: How Can we Spur Adoption of Clean Vehicles?
Paris Climate Accord: Policy Implications and Market Impacts”
Keynote: David Hochschild, CEC Commissioner
Fireside Chat: Nancy Pfund, DBL Partners and Susan Kennedy, Advanced Microgrid Solutions
Collaborative Innovation, Systemic Change
Commercializing Breakthrough Energy Technologies
Universal Energy Access in the Developing World
The Future of Fossil Fuels
Sustainable and Resilient Communities
California at the Energy Crossroads
Lessons from domestic and international renewables policies
Cleantech financing: where are all the VCs?
What is California’s ideal generation mix?
Behavior change: how do we inspire people to act?
California’s cap and trade program: What have we learned?
Tensions in Energy: Aligning Innovation, Investment, and Policy
David and Goliath?: Developing clean technology in firms big and small
Energy, Art, and Cultural Shifts
Energy Savings for the 99%: How to meet net-zero goals by scaling energy efficiency to middle-to low- income households
Carbon Capture and Sequestration: How long until policy and technology align?
Shale Gas and Renewables: Friends, enemies, or frienemies?
Energy Subsidies: If, when, and how to remove the training wheels
Sites of Conflict: Lessons