The Newseum, Washington D.C.
Working with Chris Wayne and Associates, Michael Olmstead directed a stimulating conference highlighting the revolutionary transformations in the electric power sector that are driving the nation toward a new energy future. This invitation-only Powering the People 2.0 conference brought together a dynamic group of power industry leaders, corporate executives, federal and state policy makers and regulators, and the national media. Speakers included the Senior Advisor to the Chief Technology Officer, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Mr. Nick Sinai, Pete Delaney, Chairman, and President and CEO of OGE Energy Corp, and PG&E Chairman, CEO and President, Tony Earley.
Conference topics included, Our Nation’s Military, Transforming their Energy Future, New Energy Innovation Marketplace, Engaging the New Energy Consumer.
Through insightful panel discussions, exhibits, and innovation alley, Powering the People 2.0 demonstrated how electric utilities, energy technology and IT companies, scientists, entrepreneurs, and policy makers are collaborating and leading the way toward a modernized grid that will change the way we generate, deliver, use, and think about electricity.