WVPA Member Conference
This conference is designed with you in mind. You’ll hear from prominent speakers and leaders in their respective fields who will discuss key trends and their impact on the energy industry. Our speakers will leave you energized and excited, empowering you with knowledge.
Gather with electric cooperative directors and key staff from co-ops across Indiana, Illinois and Missouri to network, brainstorm and learn together.
After the conference, you’ll return home with new ideas on how you can better serve your members, your cooperative, and your community.
We encourage you to review the agenda below and see what you’ve got to look forward to.
Are you ready to learn and be inspired? We’ve brought together some of the most innovative leaders in their industries. Check out our conference speakers below.
The Future of Energy is Electric: Are You Ready?Full Bio
Kelly will provide an overview of the renewable markets specifically highlighting MISO and PJM. In her overview, she will discuss trends, market intelligence and provide an outlook for renewable development. You will have the opportunity to engage and ask questions.Full Bio
Dr. Kim will share his views on the role of nuclear resources in the future, specifically as it relates to the electric industry, how nuclear energy may be helpful in maintaining and/or extending the life of the electric grid and how it may function in the new renewable energy environment.Full Bio
Battery Energy Storage technology – what the future looks like as well as challenges and the need for Lithium Ion, Flow and Long Duration BESS.Full Bio
A new approach to human resources: Focusing more on the HUMAN versus the human as a resource.Full Bio
Frequently Asked Questions
What can I expect to learn at the conference?
We’re bringing together some of the brightest minds in the industry. Our speakers will cover topics as diverse as renewable energy, the future of nuclear, the cooperative spirit, and much more. Our goal is to make sure attendees are up to date on all the latest from Wabash Valley Power and the world of electric utilities. You play an important part in what we do, and this conference will help you better understand the impact you have on our community.
Be sure to review our agenda to see the complete list of planned speakers and topics.
Who is this conference for?
Wabash Valley Power directors, co-op directors, and key staff members are invited to attend. Our hope is that this conference will empower you with new ideas and a new vision of what’s possible when you return to work.
How can I register?
Does it cost to attend this conference?
No, there is no fee to attend the 2023 Member Conference. However, it is the responsbility of the attendee(s) to pay for any hotel or parking fees.
Can I bring a guest?
Yes, your guest is invited to attend meals and evening events; however, there will be no planned guest activities during the conference sessions.
What should I wear?
The 2023 Member Conference attire is business casual, including the after-hour receptions. Please be comfortable. Temperatures in hotel conference spaces can vary so layers are always encouraged.
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