ESNA 2018 | November 6-8, 2018 (Expo November 7-8)in Pasadena, California

2018 Program Highlights

The Intersection of Power + Transportation 

This year, ESNA will have a special focus on the role energy storage plays at the intersection of the Power and Transportation industries. ESNA is partnering with CALSTART to produce robust Mobility + Storage content throughout the program that is enlightening, relevant and timely for all industry stakeholders. Do not miss out!
 
If you are interested in participating as a speaker or presenter, or would like to see a session on a particular energy storage related topic, please submit an abstract, CLICK HERE.

Program Overview

Breakout sessions, keynote panels and workshops build the ecosystem and knowledge base for energy storage. ESNA brings together some of the world’s most renowned thought leaders from the policy, industry and utility sectors to share best practices, explore new business models and overcome market and policy barriers.

Tuesday, November 6

8:00am - 12:00pm
Site Tours

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Workshops

5:00pm - 6:00pm
Opening Keynote Address - ESNA + CALSTART

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Opening Networking Reception

Wednesday, November 7

8:00am - 9:00am
Networking Breakfast

9:00am - 9:15am
ESNA Welcome Address

9:15am - 10:30am
Keynote Address

10:30am - 11:00am
Coffee Break

11:00am - 12:30pm
Session 1

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Lunch

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Session 2

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Coffee Break

4:15pm - 5:30pm
Session 3

5:30pm - 6:00pm
Awards Session

6:00pm - 9:00pm
Network Dinner + Reception (offsite)

Thursday, August 10

8:00am - 9:00am
Networking Breakfast

9:00am - 9:15am
ESNA Welcome Address

9:15am - 10:30am
Keynote Address

10:30am - 11:00am
Coffee Break

11:00am - 12:30pm
Session 1

12:30pm - 2:00pm
Lunch

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Session 2

3:30pm - 4:15pm
Closing Reception on Expo Floor

All Program Long

Visit the Pasadena Convention Center Plaza! The plaza will become a showroom for the newest advanced technology vehicles that are eligible under the California Air Resources Board’s Hybrid and Zero-Emission Truck and Bus Voucher Incentive Project (HVIP). Vehicle manufacturers will unveil their 2020 line of new low- and zero-emission medium- and heavy-duty buses and trucks and be available to answer questions.

2018 Key Themes

Mobility and Storage ››
DERs, Microgrids, and Resilience ››
Global Grid Transformation: Policies and Applications ››
Utility Leadership and Progressive New Models ››
Risk Management and Financial Model Innovation in Energy Storage ››
Advanced Solutions and Technology Improvements ››

H2: Global Grid Transformation

ESNA will host a Global Grid Transformation Track - a full day of insightful programming to enhance collaboration between global energy policy leaders. Delegations from Australia, China and Mexico will come together with policymakers and companies from across the United States to exchange ideas, network, and brainstorm key challenges, with a focus on promoting a decarbonized, resilient and affordable power grid. Join this unique chance to shape markets around the world.