EBA Northeast Chapter Annual Meeting

2015-06-10 17:30:00 2015-06-11 16:30:00 America/New_York EBA Northeast Chapter Annual Meeting - EBA **For a full listing of events visit http://eba-net.org/calendar The Newark Club, One Newark Center - 1085 Raymond Blvd - 22nd Floor, Newark, NJ 07102 EBA - Energy Bar Association - northeast admin@eba-net.org
Dates:  Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 5:30pm to Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 4:30pm
Location:  The Newark Club, One Newark Center - 1085 Raymond Blvd - 22nd Floor, Newark, NJ 07102
Northeast Chapter

           

Northeast Chapter Annual Meeting

Thursday June 10 & 11, 2015

The Newark Club, 1 Newark Center, 22nd Fl., Newark, NJ 

Approved for 5.5 CLE hours in PA, NJ, VA & NY

 

Summary of Event:

The 2015 EBA Northeast Chapter Meeting entitled, “Responding to Current Energy Industry Challenges and Opportunities” will be held at the Newark Club in Newark, NJ on June 10-11, 2015.

Your registration for this event will also include a welcome cocktail reception on the preceding day, at the NYC JAMS office, perfect for networking with colleagues!

We are excited to announce that Craig Glazer, V.P., Federal Government Policy at PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. will be our luncheon speaker and Professor William Hogan from Harvard will kick start our program with the welcome keynote. This conference include four panels of distinguished speakers that will address a broad spectrum of emerging and “hot button” issues—including The State of Demand Response in Organized MarketsImpact of Distributed Generation on the Utility IndustryDeveloping New Gas Pipelines to Serve the Northeast; and Cyber Attack Concerns of the Utility Industry.

LOCATION:

Welcome Reception: JAMS, 620 Eighth Ave. (NY Times Building), 34th Floor, New York, NY 10018

Main Event: The Newark Club, 1 Newark Center, 22nd Fl., Newark, NJ

Continuing Legal Education (CLE):

The Northeast Anual Meeting has been approved for 5.5 CLE hours in PA, VA, NY & NJ. Each state has its own rules and regulations defining "CLE".  TO ASSURE ACCREDITATION, THE NECESSARY CLE INFORMATION MUST APPEAR ON YOUR REGISTRATION FORM. IF THIS INFORMATION IS NOT PROVIDED, WE CANNOT GUARANTEE RECEIPT OF CREDIT.  ONLY REGISTERED ATTENDEES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR CLE.

For questions on Chapter CLE email llevine@eba-net.org

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Registration Information:

Registration includes program sessions, electronic attendee handouts, lunch, breakfast, breaks, and reception.

The deadline for receipt of advance registration is June 1, 2015. Conference registrations will only be accepted when accompanied by a check, money order, government purchase order/training form or credit card information and may be limited by the capacity of the facilities. Registrations will not be held without payment. No partial registration is available.

                                              

                                                           EARLY BIRD  REGISTRATION FEE                  REGULAR REGISTRATION FEE

                                                                     On or Before May 27, 2015                      After May 27, 2015 

   Member (Private)                                                            $395                                                    $455

   Non-Member                                                                   $650                                                     $650

  Member (Gov’t/Academic/Student)                                 $150                                                      $175

  Non-Member (Gov’t)                                                        $300                                                      $300

Three Ways to Register: 

1.  Online through link:  Northeast Chapter Meeting

2.  FAX your completed registration form with payment to EBA:  202.833.5596

3.  Mail your registration and payment to EBA, 2000 M St., NW, Suite 715, Washington, DC 20036

Questions?  call EBA at 202.223.5625

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Cancellation Policy:

Refunds will be given to registrants who submit written cancellation to the address shown on the registration form by June 1, 2015, less a $50 administrative fee. The cancellation policy also applies to registration forms that are received and accepted after the deadline date. No refunds will be given after June 1, 2015. If a cancellation is requested after the deadline and accepted, there will be a $100 administrative fee. Substitutions are acceptable by June 5, 2015 (non-members substituting for members will be charged the difference between the member and non-member fees). Please note that regardless of the date the cancellation notice is received, no refunds will be processed until after the program. Confirmations will be sent to registrants via email if an address is provided.

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Photographs:

By registering for this program, you authorize EBA to use any photographs taken of you during the event. Photographs may be used in promotional materials or stories that appear in professional publications and websites.

Schedule:

 Full Program Schedule

Speaker Information:

William W. Hogan, Raymond Plank Professor of Global Energy Policy, Harvard University
Cara J. Lewis PSEG
John E. Shelk, President & CEO Electric Power Supply Association Administration
Abraham Silverman, Assistant General Counsel, Regulatory NRG Energy, Inc
Frank Lacey, Vice President, Regulatory and Market Strategy Comverge, Inc
Vincent P. Duane, Senior VP and General Counsel PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.
James C. Sidlofsky, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Gordon Kaiser, Energy Arbitration Chambers
Dia Koujak, Associate Director, Navigant
Jurgen Weiss, Principal, Brattle Group
Craig Glazer, V.P., Federal Government Policy PJM Interconnection, L.L.C.
Roni F. Epstein, Independent Consultant
Marjorie Rosenbluth Philips, Director RTO and Federal Services Direct Energy
Andrea Jean Chambers, Ballard Spahr LLP
Joan Dreskin, General Counsel Interstate Natural Gas Association of America
Jennifer Archie, Partner Latham & Watkins
Shari Gribbin, Senior Manager Governance, Regulatory & Risk Strategies Deloitte & Touche, LLP
Christine Marciano, President Cyber Data Risk Managers LLC
Melinda McLellan, Counsel, Baker & Hostetler LLP

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Hotel:

A block of sleeping rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Newark Penn Station for $209 (Single/Double) for the dates of June 10-11, 2015. To make your reservation at the Hilton, please call the hotel directly at (973) 622-5000 or (800) 445-8667 by Friday, May 15, 2015. Please identify yourself as a member of the Energy Bar Association.

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Sponsorships:

Thank You to JAMS and Borden Ladner Gervais LLP for sponsoring the welcome reception.  

Attendees:

Pre-Registration List will be available shortly. Stay tuned to find your colleagues!

Contact:

If you would like more information about this topic, or would like to attend the 2015 Northeast Chapter Annual Meeting, please contact Michele L. Smith at 202-499-5841 or michele@eba-net.org.

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Printable Registration Form (PDF)