Thank you to everyone who attended, sponsored, exhibited, and presented! We had 32 speakers in 8 different panels and workshops, 44 sponsors and exhibitors, and over 300 attendees throughout the day.
You can read about our morning panel "State of the Energy Sector- Post-Election National Perspective" in this Portland Press Herald article. You can also read an overview in this article written by The Free Press.
If you were able to attend the Expo, please assist E2Tech in both developing a Maine Energy Roadmap and creating a bigger and better Expo for 2017 by taking our FOLLOW-UP SURVEY. Your participation in greatly appreciated!
Recordings from the Morning Session and Afternoon Session in Hannaford Hall are both available, as well as speaker presentations, which are in blue below.
The second annual E2TECH EXPO will be the premier energy event of the year! The U.S. Department of Energy, Governor's Energy Office, and Maine's business and energy community will be developing strategies for Maine's energy future. Don't miss out on valuable networking and the chance to learn more about the critical issues confronting the energy and environmental sectors.
E2Tech Expo 2016 will engage attendees to help develop a Maine Energy Roadmap that advances energy, environmental and/or economic development goals.
Click here for the full agenda and panel descriptions
7:15 a.m. Registration, coffee, networking, exhibitions
8:00 a.m. Welcome & E2Tech Annual Meeting
8:30 a.m. State of the Energy Sector- Post-Election National Perspective
10:00 a.m. State of the Energy Sector- State Perspective
11:15 a.m. Lunch with Dutch's, Networking, Explore the Expo
11:45 a.m. E2Tech Talks Focusing on Maine Innovation & Entrepreneurial Community
- Martha Bentley - Director of Innovation Infrastructure, Maine Technology Institute (Moderator)
- David Markley - Co-Founder, Surge Hydro
- John Rooks - Co-Founder, President/CEO, Rapport
- Tony Wood - Founder/CEO, F.E. Wood Natural Energy
- Nadir Yildirim - President, Revolution Research
12:45 p.m. Break to Explore Sponsor & Display Tables
2 each from 1:00- 2:30 p.m. and 2:45- 4:00 p.m.
1:00- 2:30 p.m. Workshops Round 1
Room 1: Clean Energy Policy & Procurement- Regional v. Go-It-Alone Approach
Room 2: Energy Assurance- The Role of Oil & Gas
2:45- 4:00 p.m. Workshops Round 2
Room 1: Transportation Policy
Room 2: Competitive Market, Innovation, and Workforce Development
4:00 p.m. Happy Hour: USM Cash Bar
Thank You To Our Sponsors!
"E2TECH TALKS' SPONSOR
THE EXPO WILL USE 100% CLEAN ENERGY
THANKS TO MAINE GREEN POWER
Featuring Lunch by Dutch's!