PGW is convening an Energy Innovation Symposium on February 24, 2023 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Temple University’s Howard Gittis Student Center.
Championing efforts to move clean, affordable energy forward, PGW will lead panel discussions on the clean energy transition. Panelists include participants from energy, technology, environmental, policy and financial sectors.
REGISTRATION & NETWORKING ( 8:00 a.m.)
WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS (9:00 a.m.)
PANEL #1: THE FUTURE HYDROGEN ECONOMY (9:15 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.)
PANEL #2: LOW-CARBON ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES (10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)
LUNCH (12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m.)
PANEL #3: OUR CLEAN ENERGY FUTURE (1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.)
CLOSING ( 2:15 p.m.)
Gladys Brown Dutrieuille, Chairman, Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission
Dr. Jennifer Wilcox, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Office of Fossil Energy and Carbon Management, Department of Energy
Collin O’Mara, President and CEO, National Wildlife Federation
Donald Chahbazpour, Director of Policy & Regulatory Strategy, Future of Heat, National Grid
Connor Dolan, Vice President of External Affairs, Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association
Brian Hlavinka, Vice President of New Energy Ventures, Corporate Strategic Development, Williams Companies
Victor Pascucci III, Cofounder and Managing General Partner, Energy Capital Ventures
Adam Walters, Senior Energy Advisor, Pennsylvania Office of Energy
Maurizio Costante, Senior Director Marketing & Logistics, PBF Logistics
Daniel Lapato, Managing Director of State Affairs, American Gas Association
Jerome Shabazz, Founder and Executive Director, Overbrook Environmental Education Center and JASTECH Development Services, Inc
Saleem Chapman, Director, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Philadelphia Office of Sustainability
Seth Shapiro, President and CEO, Philadelphia Gas Works
Witness the future of clean energy technologies. Academic competition finalists will showcase their research addressing energy efficiency, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and energy affordability.
**This event is open to the public, ages 18+, and provides opportunities for networking.
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