Panelists and Keynotes

Panelists and Keynotes

Panelists and Keynotes

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Panelists and Keynotes

This year's panelists taught us about how climate policy in California is setting bold new precedents, how the national landscape is changing in regard to renewable energy, how renewable energy is changing the nation's energy infrastructure, and what the path toward a decarbonized grid might look like between now and 2050:

Friday Keynote Presentation   Panel 1 Presentation    Panel 2 Presentation     Panel 3 Presentation     Panel 4 Presentation

Baldick, Ross

Ross Baldick (Panel 3 Moderator)

Professor and LeLand Barclay Fellow

UT Austin, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Betanabhatla, Vijay

Vijay Betanabhatla

Senior Energy & Utilities Consultant, Baker Tilly

Panel 2 Panelist

Andrew Bowman

Andrew Bowman

Attendee

Brad Jones

Brad Jones

President & CEO, New York Independent System Operator

Keynote Speaker

Brian Johnson

Brian Johnson

Electrical Engineer, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Panel 3 Panelist

Undersecretary Hernandez_Keynote

Dr. César Emiliano Hernández Ochoa

Keynote

Undersecretary of Electricity of the Ministry of Energy

Paul Wattles

Paul Wattles

Senior Analyst; Market Design and Dev., ERCOT

Panel 3 Panelist

Alexandra Klass

Alexandra B. Klass

Attendee

Panel 4 Panelist

Jeremy Lin

Jeremy Lin

PJM Interconnection

Panel 1 Panelist

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Robert M. Margolis

Group Manager and Senior Energy Analyst, NREL

Panel 2 Panelist

Bill Muston

Bill Muston

Manager of R&D, Oncor

Panel 3 Panelist

Nikolova Evdokia

Evdokia Nikolova

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UT Austin

Panel 2 Panelist

Owens, Dustin

Dustin Owens

Director of Engagement & Integration, Alberta Energy

Panel 1 Panelist

Gene Preston

Gene Preston

Consultant

Panel 3 Panelist

Varun Rai

Varun Rai (Panel 2 Moderator)

Associate Professor

UT Austin, LBJ School of Public Affairs

Spence, David

David Spence (Panel 1 Moderator)

Professor of Law, Politics & Regulation

UT Austin

Dave Tuttle

Dave Tuttle (Panel 4 Moderator)

Research Fellow

Energy Institute - UT Austin

Michael Wara

Michael Wara

Associate Professor, Stanford Law

Panel 1 Panelist

Paul Wattles

Paul Wattles

Senior Analyst, Market Design and Development, ERCOT

Panel 3 Panelist

Welton Shelly

Shelley Welton

Assistant Professor, South Carolina School of Law

Panel 1 Panelist

Frank Wolak

Frank Wolak

Attendee

Panel 4 Panelist

Dan Halperin

Dan Halperin

Director, Business Intelligence,PG&E Corporation

Panel 2 Panelist

Emily Hammond

Emily Hammond

Attendee

Panel 4 Panelist