Event Details

Register today for WIA’s Energy Trends conference!

This conference will focus on the major trends and activities occurring with transmission, regionalization, and the regulatory environment.


7 – 8:30 AM l Registration

8:30 – 8:45 AM l Welcome

8:45 -9:45 AM l Wyoming Energy – What’s Next?

9:45 – 10 AM l Break

10 – 11:30 AM l Expanding Transmission in Wyoming
Chad Teply, SVP, Strategy and Development, Rocky Mountain Power
Bill Miller, President & CEO, TransWest Express LLC
Dan Kline, Director, Transmission & Engineering Services, Black Hills Energy

11:30 – 1 PM l Lunch

1 - 2:30 PM l Taming the West: Could We? Or Should We?

Moderator: Bill Russell, Wyoming Public Service Commission

Panelists:Paul Suskie, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, SPP
Marie Jordan, President & CEO, PEAK Reliability
Stacey Crowley, Vice President of Regional and Federal Affairs, CAISO
Abby Briggerman, Attorney, Holland & Hart, Denver

2:30 – 2:45 PM l Break

2:45 – 4 PM l The 30,000-foot view: Building Utility-Scale Projects

Brian Lovett, Administrator, Wyoming Industrial Siting Committee
Keith Burron, Attorney, Crowley&Fleck
Jonathan Naughton, Director, UW Wind Energy Research Center

4 – 6 PM l Networking Reception

  • When: Thursday, Apr. 5 - 2:00 pm
    Friday, Apr. 6 12:00 am

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