Fall Conference Agenda

7:00 to 8:30 AM
Registration & Breakfast

8:30 to 8:45 AM
Welcome & Opening Remarks 
Gavin J. Donohue, President & CEO
Independent Power Producers of New York

8:45 to 10:00 AM
REV: An Outlook

Dr. Jeff D. Makholm, Managing Director
NERA Economic Consulting

Panel Participants:
James Gallagher, Executive Director
Smart Grid Consortium

Sergej Mahnovski, Director, Growth and Innovation
Edison International 

Kevin M. Lang, Partner
Couch White, LLP

Arunkumar Vedhathiri, Director, New Energy Solutions
National Grid

10:00 to 10:30 AM
Coffee Break 

10:30 to 12:00 PM
Grid Resiliency: Keeping the Lights On

Marc Chupka, Principal
The Brattle Group

Panel Participants:
Rob Gramlich, Founder and President
Grid Strategies LLC

Todd Snitchler, Group Director, Market Development
American Petroleum Institute 

Sherrell Greene, President
Advanced Technology Insights, LLC 

Richard J. Dewey,
Executive Vice President
New York Independent System Operator

12:00 to 12:30 PM
Networking Break

12:30 to 2:00 PM
Keynote & Lunch
Laurence M. Downes, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
New Jersey Resources

2:00 to 5:00 PM
IPPNY Board Meeting
(IPPNY Members Only)