2018 Annual Energy Conference Presentations

Thank you to all the attendees of the 15th Annual Energy Conference. The surveys we received back will be useful in preparing for next year’s conference. Presentations from this year are available under the energy conference tab or you may click here.

A final thanks to all this year’s sponsors: Platinum sponsors: IGI Resources/BP and Calpine Energy Solutions. Gold sponsors: United Energy Trading, LLC. and Van Ness Feldman, LLP. Silver sponsors: Cost Management Services, Inc., Jordan Cove LNG, PGE, Shell Energy North America, and Stoel Rives, LLP. Bronze sponsors: Black & Veatch, Brubaker & Associates Inc., Cable Huston, LLP, Creative Lighting, Davison Van Cleve, Energy Strategies, NIPPC, and PacifiCorp. Promotional Partners: Oregon Business and Industry (OBI), Colorado Oil & Gas Association, Energy News Data, and the NW Environmental Business Council.

IGI REources/BP  and Calpine Energy Solutions have already secured platinum sponsorships for 2019 Annual Energy Conference. If you are interested in securing your sponsorship for next year, click here to fill out and return your commitment form.


2018 NWGA Board of Directors

2018 Annual Energy Conference – Post Conference

June 6, 2018

Dinner Keynote: Yoram Bauman Ph.D., Stand-up Economist

June 7, 2018 – Attendees List

Natural Gas Market Fundamentals
Josh McCall, Fundamental Analytic Director, BP

Hot Topics: Cyber Security and Federal Update
Mona Tandon and Gwen Keys Flemming, Van Ness Feldman, LLP

Regional Economic Outlook
Grant Forsyth
, Ph.D., Chief Economist, Avista Corporation

Real World Impacts of Decarbonization
Dorothy Rothrock, President / Chair, AB 32 Implementation Group, California Manufacturers & Technology Association

LUNCH KEYNOTE: CEO Perspective: The Future of Natural Gas
David Anderson, President and Chief Executive Officer, NW Natural

Western Electricity Markets
Nick Zanrosso, Portfolio Data Analyst, Calpine Energy Solutions

Implications of Policy-Driven Residential Electrification
Joel Bluestein, Senior Vice President, ICF International

Thanks to our gracious sponsors