2019 SEPA Utility Conference

8th - 10th April 2019   (GMT-07:00) America/Los_Angeles

This is a Utility-Only Event



Registration is limited to employees of regulated investor-owned utilities, municipal utilities, electric cooperatives, federal power authorities, regional transmission operators and independent system operators. 



If you do not fall under one of these categories but are interested in participating, please contact Kevin McGrath at kmcgrath@sepapower.org.




Join us in San Diego, at the Loews Coronado, for the only conference dedicated to utility peer-driven learning around planning for and integrating distributed energy resources. At the SEPA Utility Conference, utilities share their experiences, exchange ideas, and talk through strategies and business models in an environment free of outside influences.


Reservation link: https://book.passkey.com/e/49808198.

The reservation link is live as of October 17.


The 2019 Utility Conference will include:

40 Hours of Education and 14 Hours of Networking

Please note this a very preliminary, draft agenda and a full agenda will be replacing it soon. You can see the 2018 agenda here.  

Topic Areas Include:

  • Customer Engagement & Programs
  • Integrating & Operating DERs for Resilience & Flexibility
  • Technology Integration
  • Utility Business Models
  • EV Revolution & Role for Utilities

Monday, April 8

On Monday, attendees can choose between a half-day tech tour or half-day workshop, followed by the opening general session and a reception.

Tuesday, April 9

On Tuesday, attendees will have the opportunity to attend sessions based around a technology area and track.

For example, an attendee interested in policy will be able to attend policy focused sessions in all four technology areas.

Technologies areas:


  • Solar
  • Storage
  • Electric vehicles
  • The Internet of Things & Demand Response


  • Strategy focus
  • Policy focus
  • Technology focus
  • Customer focus


The day will be interspersed with networking opportunities including a reception at the end of the day.

Wednesday, April 10

The cross-cutting topics on Wednesday will be:

  • Regulatory Innovation
  • Utility Business Models
  • Technology Integration
  • Resilience

Attendees will participate in breakout sessions for topical discussions and networking before lunch. The conference will close with a final reception.

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Be a Solution Provider

As a SEPA Utility Conference Solution Provider, you have the unique opportunity to connect with utilities from all over the United States and share your company and experience with them.  


Reach utility industry attendees through networking events, education sessions and one-on-one meetings.  For more information, check out our sponsorship opportunities and contact Kevin McGrath, Manager of Development, at kmcgrath@sepapower.org or 202.559.2021