Energy Storage USA 2015

7-8 July | Hilton San Diego Mission Valley | San Diego

Prove the value of your energy storage solution and win projects to boost your business in 2015 and beyond

Energy Storage USA is the only event in the United States focused exclusively on the commercialization of storage, to help you bring your technology to market and win lucrative projects. This is your chance to network with utilities, legislators, financiers, developers and those at the cutting edge of technological development to define your future strategy.

At Energy Storage USA 2015 you will get valuable insight into:

  • OPTIMIZING PROJECT ECONOMICS: Examine the risks and advantages of different technology variations and applications to increase performance and achieve the very best ROI
  • UTILITY PROCUREMENT: Get key lessons learned from successful project bidders and develop a winning strategy to guarantee your share of future procurement rounds
  • SECURING INVESTMENT: Hear from leading banks and venture capitalists to identify the risks associated with energy storage technologies and how future backing can be secured for your project
  • POLICY SUPPORT: Get updated on the regulation that is promoting energy storage and hear how successfully deploying projects will impact future policy, financing and market growth
  • MAXIMIZE YOUR ROI: Get the latest on the performance and costs of systems in the field to identify the cost reduction opportunities for your future project

Leading experts that will help strengthen your commercialization strategy 

At Energy Storage USA 2015 our expert speakers will help you propel your technology from demonstration to large-scale deployment, so you can position your solution as the most competitive in the market.

So far our confirmed C-level executives include:

  • Peter Davidson, Executive Director of the Loan Programs Office (LPO)U.S. Department of Energy
  • Ken Alston, Special Advisor for Finance, Office of the Secretary of EnergyU.S. Department of Energy 
  • Richard L. Kauffman, Chairman of Energy & Finance, New York Office of New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
  • Dwayne Breger, Ph.D, Director, Renewable and Alternative Energy Development, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources
  • Rosalie Roth, Energy ContractsSouthern California Edison
  • Paul Delaney, Senior EngineerSouthern California Edison
  • Charles Post, Principal, Energy Storage, Pacific Gas and Electric
  • Jeffrey R Burket, Director - Engineering & ConstructionNextEra™ Energy Resources
  • Jacob McKee, Head - PV EngineeringE.ON
  • David Josephson, Managing Director - Western RegionExport - Import Bank of the United States
  • Joe Heinzmann, Senior Product ManagerGE Energy Storage
  • Suzanne Escudier, Application Director - Renewable Energy & Energy Storage, S&C Electric Company
  • Faisal El Azzouzi, Director - Advanced Energy SolutionsSunEdison
  • Brian Carey, US Cleantech Advisory leader, PwC
  • Dr. Nicola Peill-Moelter, Senior Director of Environmental Sustainability, Akamai
  • Lincoln Bleveans, Power Resources Manager, Burbank Water & Power
  • Johannes Rittershausen, Managing DirectorConvergent Energy + Power
  • Lawrence Jones, Vice President, Utility Innovation & Infrastructure ResilienceAlstom
  • Frederick Redell, Managing Director - USAbengoa

Learn how to successfully commercialize your technology and prove your bankability in the U.S. market in 2015

Tuesday 7 July:

Day One will feature our exclusive keynote sessions that include policy makers, utilities, financiers and manufacturers at the forefront of the energy storage industry to deliver their insights on how to prove the value of your technology within the US energy mix.

These keynote presentations will provide your roadmap to secure your place in the US project pipeline for years to come, including:

  • Hear from leading policy makers to get insight into the policies supporting commercialization, to see how you can best work with state and federal bodies to ensure expectations are met
  • Get the all-important utility perspective to understand their business drivers for energy storage and how you can be part of their procurement plans for years to come

Wednesday 8 July:

Day Two of the conference will focus on how you can develop a robust commercialization roadmap so you can lead the charge towards large-scale deployment. You will hear insight from key players in the energy storage industry, solar and wind developers and those at the forefront of R&D. Key takeaways include:

  • Be a part of a series of detailed industry debates to discuss if the cost curve and performance projections match realities
  • Get insight into how to reduce costs through proven system design and testing methods, with experts at the forefront of technology deployment


Meet leading financiers, developers and utilities that are critical to your business over 2 networking packed days!

As the US market picks up speed billions of dollars will be invested. Therefore, Energy Storage USA will provide you with a platform to build relationships with key financiers, utilities and strategic investors that are vital to your business growth. This year’s event includes:

  • 20+ hours of networking with top level executives from across the entire energy storage value chain with extended networking breaks. Download the brochure here to keep updated with the latest attendee list for the event
  • Dedicated networking zone so you can arrange and host private meetings outside the conference room, and take your time to have key conversations that will help you achieve your business objectives
  • Kick start your networking with 1 months access to the Energy Storage USA online networking centre, so you can fill your conference diary before you arrive in San Diego

What do people say about our events:

These events provide a very good opportunity to meet all of the relevant players in the market at one point

EDF Energies Nouvelles

EDF Energies Nouvelles

It has been several years since I attended such an inspiring and interesting conference.

Siemens AG

Siemens AG

Well organized events giving a comprehensive view of the state of the industries they cover

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

An unmissable opportunity for your energy storage business

If you are looking to learn more about the booming energy storage market in the USA and want to meet the biggest players in the industry, then this is the forum to do it.

I look forward to meeting you in San Diego this June!

Jack Ahearne
Jack Ahearne
Head of Strategy & Development
Energy Storage Update
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