Registration for our upcoming WICE Fall 2013 Conference on November 4th at Columbia University in New York City is now open. This fall’s conference will be centered around the topic of Cyber Security and we are bringing in speakers from all over the industry, to include:
- Lena Smart, Chief Information Security Officer, New York Power Authority
- Kirsten Ohlson, New York Metro Chapter Infragard Coordinator, Federal Bureau of Investigation
- Cindy Peluso, Cyber Security Incident Analyst, National Grid
- Aseem Kapur, Department Manager Smart Grid Implementation Group, Con Edison
- Kendall Farrell, Executive Director, Bottomless Closet
Please join us for a day of networking with our colleagues across the industry. Agenda details will follow soon.
Reminder: We are looking for submissions to our logo redesign contest. Please send your logo’s to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will vote at the conference!
Please register via on Eventbrite: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/8402711737/es2/?rank=1
WICE is proud to support….
New York Energy Week Breakfast Honoring Women in Energy Government & Utilities
Thursday, June 27
8 am – 10 am
Co-hosted by Chadbourne Parke LLP and The Pataki-Cahill Group
Sponsored by NYPA, in affiliation with WICE
Event is invitation-only. Please request an invitation here: nyenergyweek.com schedule page.
- Jill Anderson, Chief of Staff to the President, and Director of Energy Policy at NYPA (and former WICE president)
- Kristin Barbato, Deputy Commissioner & Chief Energy Management Officer at NYC DCAS
- Kate Burson, Chief of Staff to the Chairman of Energy and Finance for NY, Office of the Governor
- Janet Joseph, Vice President of Technology & Strategic Planning at NYSERDA
- Dr. Cheryl Martin, Head of ARPA-E
- John Cahill, Cofounder and CEO of the Pataki-Cahill Group
New York Energy Week is a “by the industry, for the industry” initiative launched to foster collaboration and investment in New York’s rapidly growing energy economy. Energy Solutions Forum, a NYC-based energy policy research and data company, founded the initiative based on the company’s broader vision to fuel industry investment through cross-sector data products and research designed for all sectors of the diverse, and often fragmented, energy industry.
WICE Spring Conference : Energy and the Environment – A Focus on Renewable EnergyIn the spirit of Women helping Women, we have selected to support Albany Dress for Success at the conference. Dress for Success promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support, and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and life. You will have two ways to support the Dress for Success mission at the conference: 1) Accessory Collection: Please bring your new or gently used accessories to be donated to the Dress for Success Boutique 2) Basket Raffle: Baskets full of food, wine, and many other goodies will be raffled off at $5/ticket. The money raised will be donated in full to support the activities of Albany Dress for Success 9-10am: Registration & Breakfast 10-10:20am: Welcome! 10:20 -11:40am: Morning Session: New York Renewable Portfolio Standard – Doreen Harris, Project Manager – NYSERDA New York State Smart Grid – Nancy Doon, Director of Environmental Services – VHB Engineering Verizon Smart Energy Practices – Kathryn Brown, Senior Vice President – Verizon Battery Storage Technologies – Frank Genova, Director of Development and Execution – Convergent Energy + Power 11:40-12pm: Panel Q&A 12-1:30pm: Lunch & Networking 1:30-2:50pm: Afternoon Session: Renewable Energy Panel: Photovoltaic Technologies – David Logsdon, Specialist – Con Edison Wind Technologies – Kristen Graff, Executive Director – Women of Wind Energy Photovoltaic Technologies – Davetta Thacher, Project Manager – NYSERDA Biogas Technologies – Paul Greene, O’Brien and Gere Geothermal Technologies – Tony Penachio, Director & Secretary, Long Island Geothermal Energy Organization 2:50-3:10pm: Panel Q&A 3:15: Raffle & Wrap Up ________________________________________ SAVE THE DATE: Spring Conference – Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency When: Tuesday, June 4th (10AM-4PM) Where: Glenn Sanders, Scotia New York Please reach out to Kaitlin Green at email@example.com if you would like to help with planning the events.