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Canceled – Workshop on Microgrids for Healthcare and Higher Education

September 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 6:30 pm


This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back soon for a webinar series.

This workshop is designed to help healthcare and higher education organizations learn the latest options related to campus microgrid solutions that enable more resilient operations, energy savings and better cost control, and emissions reductions. Attendees will learn more about how to value the benefits of these systems for their organization and what critical questions need to be answered in order to determine how a microgrid would support organizational goals.


9:00am Breakfast and registration
9:30 – 9:40 Welcome and introduction
Ed Bogucz, SyracuseCoE
9:45 – 10:45 Keynote panel
Pioneering Microgrids – Applying Critical Lessons from Early Adopters
•Lanny Joyce, Cornell University
Moderated by Neil Webb, OGB
10:45 Networking session
11:00 – Noon Session 1A
Energy Resilience Considerations for Healthcare Environments•John Moynihan, CoGen Power Technologies
•Brian Levite, Hitachi America
Session 1B
Energy Resilience Considerations for Higher Education Environments
•Lanny Joyce, Cornell University
•Steve Pullins, Hitachi America
•Nate Prior, Syracuse University
Moderated by Ed Bogucz, SyracuseCoE
Noon Buffet lunch
1:00 p.m. Lunch Keynote
Insights from NY Prize Stage 1 for Healthcare and Higher Education
•Mike Razanousky, NYSERDA
1:30 – 2:15p Session 2
Quantifying the Economic of Resilience
Dirk van Ouwerkerk, Anbaric, Microgrid Partner
•Tom Mahowald, Director, Navigant
•Mike Razanousky, NYSERDA
2:15 – 2:30 Networking session
2:30 – 3:15 Session 3
Leveraging the Sustainability Potential of Microgrids
•Kevin Normandeau, Microgrid Knowledge
3:15 – 3:30 Networking session
3:30 – 4:15 Session 4
Making it Happen: Navigating Organizational Issues for On-Site Energy Projects
•Tom Bourgeois, Pace University Energy and Climate Center
•Steve Pullins, Energy Solutions at Hitachi America
Moderated by Ed Bogucz, SyracuseCoE
4:15 – 4:30 Closing remarks
4:30 – 6:30 Reception and Solution Center
Meet with a Solution Center subject matter expert and catalyze ideation to help meet your organization’s goals for economic, distributed and resilient generation. Reservations will be available in advance.


September 21, 2017
9:00 am - 6:30 pm
Event Category:


Hitachi America


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