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Silicon Valley Energy Summit 2018


Learn about the latest energy technologies, best practices and market trends. Connect with IT executives, entrepreneurs, investors, utility managers, policy makers, environmentalists and researchers.

Keynote: Energy’s role in improving the state of the world

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Cheryl Martin
World Economic Forum

Cheryl Martin, head of the World Economic Forum’s Global Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, will discuss the systems thinking and platform approach that are core tenets of the Forum. From 2011 to 2015, Martin was in charge of commercialization at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Project Agency, Energy (ARPA-E).

SVES Debate: "Cars Against Humanity" Will self-driving cars hurt the environment?

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Brian Goncher
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Jeff Greenblatt
Emerging Futures
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Michael Ostrovsky
Stanford Graduate School of Business
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Ognen Stojanovski
Uber (former); Stanford
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Jeff Byron
Band of Angels

NAFTA Renegotiations: What’s at stake for Silicon Valley?

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Gemi José González López
Consul General of Mexico in San Francisco
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Rana Sarkar
Consul General of Canada in San Francisco
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Bruce Cain

Other topics:

Innovations for microgrids: California Energy Commission's EPIC program

New tools for managing your climate risk

Growth of community choice energy: Surge and potential risks

Electrification of transportation at scale

Energy storage and solar comes in as a surprisingly cheap package

Silicon Valley clean energy startups: The best of the new crop

Networking IOT devices and cybersecurity for energy efficiency


A few photos from SVES 2017