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Northwest Communications & Energy Innovations Conference

September 17 — 20, 2017
Embassy Suites Sacramento Riverfront Promenade
100 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814 
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This event has a fee

Who Should Attend:

Marketing, public relations, communications, energy services, renewable energy, and key accounts employees, as well as any employee and board member with an interest in these areas.

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Conference Overview:

The theme of this year’s Northwest Communications and Energy Innovations Conference (NIC) is Locally Grown, Locally Owned and it’s going to be all about community in Sacramento this September. The NIC Planning Committee has again designed this conference with communicators and energy efficiency professionals in mind, and they plan on challenging your thinking about how you communicate and innovate in the public power industry through dynamic speakers, industry experts, and engaging activities such as the ever-popular roundtables and networking receptions.

Conference Agenda:

Check back for updates on the topics and speakers as the program agenda develops.

Topics for the 2017 NIC include:

  • Public power advocacy
  • Social media: defending yourself from online mobs
  • Electric vehicles
  • How to use video to communicate your message
  • Grid modernization
  • Customer satisfaction and energy efficiency surveys
  • Legislative updates
  • Pot and power

Conference Schedule:

The conference begins on Sunday, September 17, with a welcome reception from 6:30 to 9 p.m., and ends at 11:45 a.m. on Wednesday, September 20. An optional post-conference class (separate registration required) will be offered from 12:30 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, with lunch provided for post-conference class attendees at noon.

Conference Location & Hotel Information:

Embassy Suites – Riverfront Promenade
100 Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 326-5000

Room rate: $184 for a single/double

Please book your room as soon as possible, but no later than August 26, 2017, to secure this rate. Mention that you are with the Northwest Public Power Association when booking your reservation.

Conference Fees:

Member Early Bird (ends 8/17/2017): $795
Member Standard: $870

Non-member Early Bird (ends 8/17/2017): $2,385
Non-member Standard: $2,610
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Embassy Suites Sacramento Riverfront Promenade

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