Archived Conferences

  • San Diego, CA 01-27-2014 to 01-30-2014
    The premier energy industry conference that draws the top program managers, policy makers, implementers, marketers, evaluators, consultants and vendors in energy efficiency. Highly regarded experts in their respective fields will lead over 60 sessions that will cover the range of current topics in program design, implementation, pricing, marketing, research, evaluation and more. 
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    Wednesday, January 29, 3:30 - 5:00 pm 
    Data-Driven Energy Efficiency: How Energy Information Systems Can Improve Programs  
    Colin Sng, PECI

  • Chicago, IL 01-14-2014 to 01-16-2014

    Midwest Energy Solutions Conference - Once a year, MEEA invites all energy stakeholders to gather, raise awareness and reinforce the importance of energy efficiency in the Midwest. This annual conference is about celebrating accomplishments and inspirations in energy efficiency, as well as laying out the efficiency program and policy landscape for the coming year.

    Tom Quasius, Director of Strategy & Development, Midwest, recaps what was "Trending at Midwest Energy Solutions Conference," in his latest blog post. 

  • Portland, OR 11-19-2013 to 11-20-2013
    The OpenADR 2.0 Workshop focuses on providing a conceptual, as well as a detailed technical understanding of what OpenADR 2.0 is and how it works. Participants will become familiar with the OpenADR 2.0 technology; Certification Profiles a and b; the formal conformance certification program and the pre-certification tests and tools for these profiles and OpenADR 2.0 technology. The two-day workshop will be presented by QualityLogic's Chief Test Architect, Jim Zuber. 
    Complete details and enrollment links are on the Workshop event page:
    Date/time:   November 19 (9 am - 5 pm) and November 20 (9 am - 2 pm)
    Venue:        PECI (100 SW Main Street, Suite 1600, Portland, OR  97204)
    Cost:           Varies for OpenADR Alliance members and Non-Alliance members (please see website for early bird rates, etc.)
                       - Air travel: Portland International Airport (PDX)
                       - Hotel: Hotel Modera (request PECI corporate rate, if available)
                       - Meals: Lunch and breaks are included in registration

    Questions? Please contact James Mater, Quality Logic, Inc Director, at or 503.780.9796.

  • Sacramento, CA 11-18-2013 to 11-20-2013
    A conference focused on understanding the behavior and decision-making of individuals and organizations and on using that knowledge to accelerate our transition to an energy-efficient and low-carbon economy.
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    Dain Nestel, PECI
    Kelly Rose, PECI
    Amber Buhl, PECI


  • Portland, OR 10-15-2013
    The GoGreen Conference is a sustainability learning experience for business and government decision-makers.
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    Employee Engagement and Behavior Change Through Competition
    Jami Walker, PECI
    Kelly Merrick, PECI
  • Seattle, WA 09-30-2013 to 10-02-2013
    Energy professionals use AESP as a resource and a catalyst to add more value to their organizations through people networks, collaboration and leadership development. 
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    Engineering is critical, but…
    Mana Haeri, PECI
    Susan Jowaiszas, Energy Trust of Oregon


  • Nashville, TN 09-22-2013 to 09-24-2013

    A biennial event first held in 2001, Energy Efficiency as a Resource is widely recognized as the premiere event for examining energy efficiency as a strategic and critical utility system resource. 

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  • Niagara Falls, NY 07-23-2013 to 07-26-2013

    "Thinking Forward: Leadership in a Global Marketplace" - participants from around the world will gather to discuss technical, policy, financing and program issues related to increasing EE in industry.

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    Enhancing the value of evaluation research for industrial EE efforts
    Kerstin Rock, PECI
    Rafael Friedmann, Pacific Gas & Electric Company
    Jennifer Eskil, Bonneville Power Administration


  • Portland, OR 05-14-2013 to 05-16-2013

    Efficiency Connections NW and the BPA Energy Efficiency Utility Summit combine this year to make one Northwest energy efficiency conference: Efficiency Exchange.

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    Marketing on a Dime: Using Innovative Low Cost and Regional Marketing Resources to Promote Your Programs 
    Karen Healey, PECI
    Brad Bongiovanni, Rockit Science Agency
    Ross Holter, Flathead Electric Cooperative
    Todd Munsey, Douglas Electric Cooperative
    John Francisco, Inland Power and Light
    Aleana Reeves, E Source

    Simplifying Commercial Project Measurement & Verification with Analytical Tools 
    Hannah Kramer, PECI
    Sam Walker, Clark Public Utilities 
    Sinh Tran, Snohomish County PUD
    Erik Boyer, BPA


  • Denver, CO 05-06-2013 to 05-08-2013

    National Conference on Building Commissioning (NCBC) gathers leaders in commercial building and energy-related industries to engage in a challenging knowledge exchange and meaningful professional networking. 

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    Whole Building Cx: Energy Strategies & EIS Applications
    Lia Webster, PE, PECI
    Michael Chimack, PE, QCxP, PMP
    Craig Engelbrecht, Siemens

    Utility Programs Part 2 - Presentation & Panel Discussion
    Dan Reese, PECI
    Peter D'Antonio, PE, PCD Engineering Services, Inc.
    Derek Shockley, Xcel Energy
    Adam Perry, Platte River Power Authority
    Jim Zarske, Nexant

    Economizers & VAV Systems: Variable Performance, Constant Problem
    Dave Moser, PE, PECI
    Ron Simens, Facility Dynamics Engineering

  • Denver, CO 04-30-2013 to 05-03-2013

    Affodable Comfort, Inc. (ACI) is the leading educational resource for the home performance industry. 

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    Aligning Motivations - Yours, Mine & Ours: Program Delivery Partnerships
    Emily Kemper, PECI
    Danielle Sass Byrnett
    Amy Beley
    Gavin Hastings
    Kate Peters

  • New York, NY 04-30-2013 to 05-01-2013

    The Advanced Energy Conference – New York State’s largest advanced energy event – has joined with energy conferences from across the state to create The New York State Partnership of Energy Conferences.

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    Commercial Building Energy Auditing
    Lia Webster, PE, PECI
    Pat Malone, Advanced Energy Training Institute
    Michael Bobker, CUNY Building Performance Lab
    Paul Meyer, WSP Flack + Kurtz
    Don Macdonald, Sustainability & Energy Management Systems
    Paul Reale, US Green Building Council

  • Portland, OR 04-16-2013 to 04-17-2013

    Oregon's Clean Energy Conference brings together members of the energy industry, project hosts and users of energy services to discuss policy & economic development, renewable energy, energy efficiency and energy sector insights. 

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    Measurement, Verification & Evaluation
    Jenny Roehm, PECI
    SA Anders, Citizens' Utility Board of Oregon
    Christopher Frye, Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
    Lauren Gage, Bonneville Power Administration

  • Washington DC 03-24-2013 to 03-26-2013

    The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) Symposium will offer an opportunity for a diverse group of attendees to network, compare programs, learn about new market transformation approaches, and discuss the latest issues facing the energy efficiency and market transformation communities.

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    20 Yrs of Market Transformation: Bridging the Gap between Theory & Practice 
    Phil Welker, PECI
    Amy Cortese, New Buildings Institute
    Susan Stratton, NEEA
    Priscilla Richards, NYSERDA 

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  • Orlando, FL 01-28-2013 to 01-31-2013

    The Association for Energy Service Professionals (AESP) National Conference is the premier energy industry conference that draws the top program managers, policy makers, marketers, evaluators, consultants and vendors in energy efficiency. Highly regarded experts in their respective fields will lead over 60 sessions that will cover the range of current topics in program design, implementation, pricing, marketing, research, evaluation and more.

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    Trade Allies: Channeling Your Program for Success
    Kendall Youngblood, PECI
    Daniel Cornejo, Energy Solutions
    Rebecca Foster, Vermont Energy Investment Corp.  
    Judy Simon, Judy Simon & Associates
    Wednesday, January 30, Session 5 (1:30 - 3 pm)