2018 Opening Session:

Strategic Energy Directions

Wed, Oct 17 (8:00 - 11:20 AM)

With Keynote Speakers

The conference opens with leaders of industry and government discussing strategic energy directions of global importance.

Chair: Lori Moen, AEE President-Elect

Presentation of the Colors & Military Band

Bill Kent, C.E.M.

Executive Director
Association of Energy Engineers

Welcome from AEE

Lynn Good

Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Duke Energy

Building a Smarter Energy Futureā„ 

Felipe Calderon

President of Mexico (2006-2012)
Chair of The Global Commission on the Economy & Climate, Statesman of the Year, World Economic Forum

The Economic Opportunities of the Energy Transition

Sheryl Connelly

Manager, Global Consumer Trends and Futuring
Ford Motor Company

Confessions of a Corporate Futurist: Coming Trends That Will Revolutionize Your Business

Captain Scott Kelly

History-Making U.S. Astronaut & Retired U.S. Navy Captain

The Sky Is Not The Limit: Lessons From A Year In Space