Distinguished leaders from the most influential and active energy trade associations will come together to engage in dialogue and deliver presentations on the issues, trends and challenges affecting the industry for 2017. 



Daniel Yergin

Vice Chairman
IHS Markit
Daniel Yergin is a highly respected authority on energy, international politics, and economics and a Pulitzer... more

Dena Wiggins

President & CEO
Natural Gas Supply Association
Dena E. Wiggins is President and CEO of the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA), representing major... more

Chet Thompson

American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers
Chet M. Thompson President, American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers Chet Thompson is president... more

Donald Santa

President & CEO
Interstate Natural Gas Association of America
DONALD F. SANTA, President & CEO – Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (... more

Dave McCurdy

President & CEO
American Gas Association
Dave McCurdy joined the American Gas Association (AGA) as president and CEO in February of 2011. Founded in... more

Jim Matheson

Chief Executive Officer
National Rural Electric Cooperative
Jim Matheson is Chief Executive Officer of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA),... more

Thomas Kuhn

Edison Electric Institute
Tom Kuhn is President of the Edison Electric Institute, the association that represents all... more

Maria Korsnick

President & CEO
Nuclear Energy Institute
Maria Korsnick is president and chief executive officer of the Nuclear Energy Institute, the nuclear industry... more

Susan Kelly

President & CEO
American Public Power Association
Sue Kelly has been president and CEO of the American Public Power Association (APPA) since April 2014. ... more

Michael Howard

Chief Executive Officer
Electric Power Research Institute
Dr. Michael Howard is the Chief Executive Officer at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI).Howard has... more

Jack Gerard

President & CEO
American Petroleum Institute
Jack N. Gerard is president and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, the national trade association that... more

Vicky Bailey

Anderson Stratton International, LLC
Vicky A. Bailey has over thirty years of high level, national and international, corporate executive and... more

Merribel Ayres

Lighthouse Consulting Group, LLC
Merribel Ayres, Principal of Lighthouse Consulting Group, has been a leader in the Washington business and... more