2014 Silicon Valley/SEEDZ Energy Storage Symposium Materials

Agenda (Full Slide Deck)

Welcome (video)
Thea Nilsson, Community Outreach Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Russell Hancock, President and Chief Executive Officer, Joint Venture Silicon Valley
Rachel Massaro, Vice President, Joint Venture Silicon Valley

Overview of the Smart Energy Enterprise Development Zone (SEEDZ) Initiative
Don Bray, SEEDZ Executive Director, Joint Venture Silicon Valley (slides) (video)

Use Cases & Benefits for Customer-Side Energy Storage
Janice Lin, Managing Partner, StrateGen Consulting LLC and Co-Founder and Director, California Energy Storage Alliance (CESA) (slides) (video)

Keynote Presentation
JB Straubel, CTO at Tesla Motors (slides) (video)

PANEL DISCUSSION: Distributed Energy Storage Interconnection (slides) (video)
Tom Flynn, Infrastructure Policy Development Manager, California ISO
Jesse Gossett, Senior Interconnection Manager, Pacific Gas & Electric
Aloke Gupta, Energy Division Staff, California Public Utilities Commission
Moderator: Jon Eric Thalman, Director Transmission Asset Management and Regulatory Strategy, Pacific Gas & Electric

A National Perspective on Distributed Energy Storage
Matt Roberts, Executive Director, Energy Storage Association (slides) (video)

Bay Area Advanced Energy Storage Technology Development & Deployment (slides)
Craig Horne, Chief Strategy Officer and Co-Founder, EnerVault Corporation (video)
Andy Marshall, Director of Product Management, Primus Power (video)
Mark Hartney, Strategic Planning and Program Development Director, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory & Board Member, CalCharge (video)
Andrew Tang, Sr. VP, Business Development, Greensmith Energy Management Systems (video)
Vic Shao, CEO, Green Charge Networks (video)

PANEL DISCUSSION: Customer Perspectives on Energy Storage Options and Solutions (slides) (video)
Harry Hobbs, Area Director of Engineering, InterContinental Hotels of San Francisco
Tom McCalmont, President, McCalmont Engineering
Moderator: Don Bray, SEEDZ Executive Director, Joint Venture Silicon Valley