Hosted by Duke Energy and the Greenville Water Company,

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No Media Larry Ostema Welcome, Announcements and Program Overview – Larry Ostema, Co-chair, E4 Carolinas Innovation and Capital Task Force and Partner, Nelson Mullins
No Media Philip Kilgore Welcome, Overview and the Water/Energy Nexus – Phillip A. Kilgore, Chairman, Greenville Water Company, Greenville, SC
No Media Kodwo Ghartey Tagoe Keynote Address: South Carolina’s Smart Energy Future – Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, South Carolina President, Duke Energy
No Media Weston Adams Overview of current energy Policy, Regulatory and Legal Developments – Weston Adams, Partner, Environmental and Energy Law, Nelson Mullins,

Panel: Transforming Duke Energy’s Grid

No Media Lee Mazzocchi Moderator: Lee Mazzocchi, Senior Vice President, Grid Solutions, Duke Energy
No Media Rob Hochstetler What Grid Investments do for Customers?Rob Hochstetler, President & Chief Executive, Central Electric Power Cooperative
No Media Jeffrey Moe What Grid Investments do for Buildings?Jeffrey Moe, Global Director Product Advocacy, Center for Energy Efficiency and Sustainability, Ingersoll Rand
No Media Joey Von Nesson What Grid Investments do for the State/Local Economy?Dr. Joseph Von Nessen, Research Economist, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina,
No Media Ron DiFelice What Results from Smart Grid Investments? – Ron DiFelice, Principal, Energy Intelligent Partners

Lunch Keynote

Barbara Higgins PPT Barbara Higgins Customer Trends and Expectations: Barbara Higgins, SVP & Chief Customer Officer,  Duke Energy

Benefits of Transforming the Grid

Gary Rackliffe PPT Gary Rackliffe Moderator:  Gary Rackliffe, Vice President, Smart Grids North America, ABB
No Media Mike Carlson Why Innovation Accelerates Michael Carlson, President, Smart Grid NA, Siemens
Ronny Sandoval PPT Ronny Sandoval Why Our Environment becomes Cleaner Ronny Sandoval, Director, Grid Modernization, Environmental Defense Fund
Don Wingate PPT Don Wingate Why Service Becomes More Reliable and Flexible – Don Wingate, Vice President, Utility Solutions, Schneider Electric

Transforming the Future Together -What Will It Take?

No Media No Photo Moderator: Bryan Stone, Chief Operation Officer, Lockhart Power
Tim Echols PPT Tim Echols How Policy and Regulation Causes TransformationTim Echols, Vice Chairman, Georgia Public Service Commission
No Media John McDonald How Innovation Sparks TransformationJohn D. McDonald, SmartGrid Business Development Leader, GE Grid Solutions
Pedro Elizondo PPT Pedro Elizondo How Technology Drives Transformation Pedro Elizondo, Business Development manager, Flex Energy Storage
Elizabeth Colbert-Busch PPT Elizabeth Colbert-Busch How the Workforce Supports TransformationElizabeth Busch-Colbert, Executive Director of Corporate Business Development and Community Affairs, Clemson University