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gridCONNEXT 2017

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In 2017, Clean Edge, Inc. partnered with GridWise Alliance to produce the first gridCONNEXT; a new industry conference focused on bringing policy and business leaders together to build the next-generation grid. Held on December 4-6 in Washington, D.C., the event offered an unparalleled opportunity for utilities, policymakers, regulators, investors, businesses, service providers, end-users, and other stakeholders to explore policies and share best practices on building a modern 21st century grid.

Founding premier partners included CenterPoint Energy, Intel, and Itron. 

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gridCONNEXT 2017 Highlights:

  • Keynote with Senator Lisa Murkowski: Latest Updates on Energy & Grid-Related Legislation
  • Fireside Chat: The Digital Utility of the Future
  • Hurricanes, Resiliency, and Future-Proofing the Grid
  • Charging Ahead: Electric Vehicles & The Grid
  • Trends Watch: Blockchain’s Impact on Energy Markets
  • Investing in Grid Innovation & Smart Infrastructure
  • “As a Service” Business Models in a Regulated World
  • Breakout Session on DOE’s Voices of Experience Initiative
  • Energy Storage: Enabling Distributed, Fully Optimized, & Resilient Grids

Download the 2017 brochure.