2013 Business of Clean Energy in Alaska Conference to Highlight Growing Industry
5th annual conference will feature energy experts to discuss economic opportunities related to renewable energy and energy efficiency in Alaska
What: The Business of Clean Energy in Alaska conference brings together business, civic, labor and government leaders from across Alaska and the world to network and share ideas for moving Alaska toward a sustainable energy future. This two-day event will feature three keynote presentations, and seven panels moderated by Ethan Zindler of Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Topics will include energy policy and finance, workforce development, building energy efficiency and Alaska’s niche market opportunities in this fast growing energy sector. For a complete conference agenda go to - http://bceaconference.com/agenda/.
When: Thursday, May 2, 8:00 am - 5:30 pm & Friday, May 3, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.
Where: Dena’ina Convention Center, 600 W. 7th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501
An exhibit hall and clean energy poster session will be free and open to the public.
Who: This year’s conference will feature speakers and panelists from across the globe who will talk about the growing economic opportunities related to clean energy in Alaska. Speakers include:
- Jennifer Granholm, former two-term Governor of Michigan
- Dr. Dan Arvizu, Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
- Mead Treadwell, Lt. Governor of Alaska
- Guðni A. Jóhannesson, Director General, Icelandic National Energy Authority