Microgrid Global Innovation Forum - North America

Event Details
Event Dates and Times
Time Zone (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Wednesday December 6, 2023
8:00 AM Add to Calendar
The Microgrid Global Innovation Forum - North America, December 5-6, 2023 in Chicago brings together thought leaders, utilities, energy providers, project managers and other stakeholders for focused networking and in-depth information sharing concerning the latest technological developments, design, implementation and operation of hybrid renewable energy microgrids. The emphasis is on maximizing the business case for microgrids, integration into the larger grid, and sharing real-world case studies of both grid-tied and off-grid/remote environments.

Topics to be covered include:
Microgrid feasibility, design, and implementation
Ownership models and benefits for multiple stakeholders
Microgrids withing EV charging infrastructure
Leveraging microgrids to maximize the penetration of renewables
Off-grid, remote, and rural use cases and advances
Utilizing microgrids to cope with grid outages and crisis situations
Utility-driven microgrids and deployment partnerships
Public-purpose, city-community, and commercial microgrid deployments
Integration of microgrids into the larger grid
Determining the correct technology mix for hybrid energy systems
Advanced battery, fuel cell, and flow battery technologies
Microgrid power control and performance management
Virtual power plants vs. microgrids
Regulatory and public policy developments impacting microgrids
Standards and interoperability issues
Market drivers and opportunities worldwide

Who Should Attend?

Microgrid project owners and developers
Utility and renewable energy provider professionals
Energy managers at municipal and C&I end user organizations
Power control system and software vendors
Battery suppliers and energy storage companies
Regulatory and policy development professionals
Researchers, analysts and academic professionals focused on sustainable energy
Financial and VC professionals
System integrators and project consultants