Winter 2009 Meeting


February 1-4, 2009
Omni Shoreham Hotel - Washington, DC

Monday, February 2, 2009

8:30 - 9:15 am
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Moderators: Dub Taylor, Chair, NASEO (TX) and Susan Stratton, Chair, ASERTTI (WI)

U.S. Department of Energy - New Directions and Opportunities
The Honorable Steven Chu, Secretary, U.S. Department of Energy

9:15 - 9:30 am
Introductions and Meeting Overview
David Terry, Executive Director, ASERTTI; Susan Stratton, Chair, ASERTTI (WI)

9:30 - 10:15 am
Energy Efficiency and the Economic Recovery - Stimulus Funding Opportunities
Kateri Callahan, President, Alliance to Save Energy

10:30 - 11:00 am
Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships - Advancing Energy Efficiency
Sue Coakley, Executive Director, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnership

11:00 - 11:30 am
Energy Efficiency - How Much Can We Count On
Ellen Petrill, Director, Public-Private Partnerships, Electric Power Research Institute

11:45 am - 1:00 pm
U.S. Department of Energy Renewable Energy Programs Outlook
Jacques Beaudry-Losique, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Renewable Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy

1:15 - 2:15 pm
Industrial Energy Efficiency - Outlook for Expanded Programs, Goals, and Coordination
Douglas Kaempf, Program Manager, Industrial Technologies Program, U.S. Department of Energy; Daniel Trombley, Industrial Engineering Associate, ACEEE; Jessica Bridges, Executive Director, U.S. Clean Heat and Power Association

2:30 - 3:15 pm
Solar Energy Technologies - Innovation and Implementation
Charlie Hemmeline, Solar Energy Technology, U.S. Department of Energy

3:15 - 4:30 pm
Energy RD&D and Climate Change - Models, Funding Structures, and Priorities

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

8:30 - 9:15 am
Smart Grid Update - Technologies, Applications and Opportunities for Collaboration
Katherine Hamilton, President, GridWise Alliance

9:15 - 10:00 am
Outlook for Federal Energy Legislation, Appropriations, and the New Administration
Ladeene Freimuth, Freimuth Group

10:15 - 11:00 am
UV & EB Technology Applications and Opportunities
Gary Cohen, Executive Director, RadTech

11:00 am - 11:30 am
NASEO and ASERTTI Collaboration: Technology Innovation and Technical Assistance
Jeff Genzer, NASEO Counsel; Representatives, State Energy Offices

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
ASERTTI's DG/Combined Heat and Power Update and Future Steps
Mark Hanson, Director of Sustainable Services, Hoffman, LLC

1:30 - 2:15 pm
R&D, Technology Transfer, Commercialization - Emerging Federal and State Mechanisms to Speed Delivery of Breakthrough Innovation
John Morrison, Vice President, Operations, Advanced Energy; Peter Douglas, Director of Buildings and Industry, New York State Research and Development Authority

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

9:00 - 9:30 am
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grants - Implementation and Best Practices
Gilbert Sperling, U.S. Department of Energy

9:45 - 10:45 am
DOE Building Technology Program Update
Jerry Dion, Buildings Technologies Program, U.S. Department of Energy

11:00 - 11:30 am
An Overview of the Solar America Board of Codes and Standards Studies
Keith McAllister, Distributed Generation Program Manager, North Carolina Solar Center, North Carolina State University

11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Strategic Combined Heat and Power Assistance for Waste Water Treatment Facilities
John Cuttica, University of Illinois at Chicago, Energy Resources Center

12:00 pm
ASERTTI Priorities and Conference Wrap Up
David Terry, Executive Director, ASERTTI