Event Calendar

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

2021 Energy Issues Summit

Start Date: 8/4/2021 9:00 AM CDT
End Date: 8/4/2021 4:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Florian Gardens Conference Center

Location:
2340 Lorch Ave
Eau Claire, WI  United States  54701

Organization Name: Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association

Contact:
Wendy Fassbind
Email: wendy@weca.coop
Phone: (608) 467-4589


EVENT LOCATION
Florian Gardens
2340 Lorch Avenue
Eau Claire, WI

ROOM BLOCK
Holiday Inn South
4751 Owen Ayres Ct.
Eau Claire, WI
(715) 830-9889

Room Block Code:  Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association (WECA)
Room Block Rate:  $113.95 + tax/night
Room Block Expires: Fri., July 2, 2021
NOTE: Rooms may be available under the room block after the cut-off date only if the hotel has rooms available.

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Energy Issues Summit
1 Skill Builder Credit

This program provides co-op directors, CEOs, and staff with timely information about emerging energy issues.

Tentative Agenda
9 a.m.         Welcome
9 a.m.         Reading the Tea Leaves of What Lies Ahead for the Electric Utility Industry
9:45 a.m.    Break
10 a.m.       Transformation of the Transportation Sector: New Opportunity and Challenges for Electric Cooperatives
12 p.m.       Lunch
1 p.m.         What Does Wisconsin’s “Roadmap to Zero Carbon” Look Like?
2 p.m.         Break
2:15 p.m.    Resiliency of the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) in Times of Transition
3:15 p.m.    Looking at the Real Costs of Utility Poles | From an Engineering Perspective   
4 p.m.         Wrap-up and Adjourn


Associate Membership

Associate membership in the Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association provides a continuing opportunity for providers of goods, services, materials, and equipment to build and maintain networking contacts with Wisconsin's electric co-ops and others with interests and needs related to all aspects of the electric power industry.

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