View the conference agenda and then register here for Chicago Booth’s annual Energy Forward conference. We will examine the trends and opportunities that are defining the energy markets this year and into the future.

We are thrilled to welcome our distinguished keynote speakers:

  • Ted Brandt, CEO and Founder, Marathon Capital
  • Joel Gay, President and CEO, Energy Recovery
  • RJ Johnson, Executive Director & Head of Origination, NextEra Energy Resources

Additionally, we will be hosting a range of engaging panels on electric vehicles, energy policy, oil & gas, renewables, and utilities & the smart grid.

We are grateful to our sponsors for their continued support and for their energy industry leadership.

Cost: $20-$60

Agenda

8:30 am–9:00 am

Registration

9:00 am–9:15 am

Opening Remarks

9:15 am–10:00 am

Opening Keynote Address: Joel Gay

10:15 am–11:15 am

Panel Sessions: Oil & Gas and Renewables

11:30 am–12:15 pm

Lunch

12:15 pm–1:00 pm

Lunch Keynote Address: Ted Brandt

1:15 pm–2:15 pm

Panel Sessions: Utilities & Smart Grid and Policy

2:30 pm–3:30 pm

Panel Session: Electric Vehicles

3:45 pm–4:30 pm

Closing Keynote Address: RJ Johnson

4:30 pm–6:00 pm

Cocktail Reception and Networking

Areas of Focus: Energy Markets
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Energy Efficiency
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Renewable Energy
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Fossil Fuels
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Transportation
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Electric Power
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Well-functioning markets are essential for providing access to reliable, affordable energy. EPIC research is uncovering the policies, prices and information needed to help energy markets work efficiently.