Wednesday, July 26

6:00 – 9:00 pm ET
Cocktail Reception and Dinner

Thursday, July 27

9:00 – 10:00 am
Keynote Address
John Bear, CEO, MISO (Midcontinent Independent System Operator)

10:00 – 11:00 am
Panel 1: Grid Security

Martin Strasburger, VP & Chief Security Officer, Duke Energy
Spencer Wilcox, Sr. Dir. Cybersecurity and Technology Risk, NextEra
Manny Cancel, CEO of the Electricity ISAC, NERC

Brian Harrell, VP & Chief Security Officer, Avangrid

11:00 – 11:15 am
Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:15 pm
Panel 2: Transmission Planning

Kimberly W. Duffley, Commissioner, North Carolina Utilities Commission
Ken Seiler, Vice President – Planning, PJM
Pamela Quinlan, Principal, GQ New Energy Strategies

Zack Hale, Reporter, S&P Global

12:30 – 2:00 pm


The Summer Member Meeting will be held at The Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville, NC.

This is an invitation-only event.

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