June Eggs & Issues: Midwest Energy Summit (Area Chambers)
Join us in June for a special Eggs & Issues as we host a Midwest Energy Summit. Speakers from across the energy industry and with varying beliefs on long-term energy approaches will be present to have a robust discussion about energy in the Midwest. The morning will be energized by dynamic speakers giving TED-style talks and several panel discussions made up of diverse perspectives on various trending topics in the world of energy.
Preliminary agenda of topics:
- Future of Energy, Power Supply & Grid Reliability
- Energy Legislative Policy
- Environmental, Social and Governance Energy Goals
The summit will be powered by our Eggs & Issues sponsors, along with additional summit sponsors. Stay tuned for more details and mark your calendars because you will not want to miss this three-hour special Eggs & Issues Midwest Energy Summit.
Full Agenda & Speakers
14 of the 15 speakers will be presenting in-person at the Hilton Garden Inn.
The National Energy Landscape
Speaker: Christopher Guith, Senior Vice President, Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Presenting virtually
Future of Energy, Power Supply & Grid ReliabilityPanelists:
Regional role in the overall energy landscape and visions for the future of energy, power supply and grid reliability.
Moderator: Lt. Governor Brent SanfordJulie Fedorchak, Chair, ND Public Service CommissionChris Clark, President, MN ND & SD Xcel EnergyMac McLennan, President/CEO, Minnkota Power CooperativeBrian Tulloh, Executive Director External Affairs, MISO North
Electric Reliability and Resilience: Deconstructing the Texas and California Energy Crises - Lessons for the Midwest
Tony Clark, Senior Advisor, Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP9:30 a.m.
Energy Legislative PolicyState and federal energy policy and its effect on the energy industry.
Moderator: Stacey Dahl, Senior Manager of External Affairs, Minnkota Power Cooperative
Panelists:Sen. Jessica Bell, ND Senator, District 33Rep. Pat Garofalo, MN Representative, District 58B
Congressman Kelly Armstrong, ND10:15 a.m.
Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Energy Goals
Understanding ESG and the need for efficient, affordable and sustainable energy solutions.
Moderator: James Leiman, ND Commerce Commissioner
Panelists:John Di Donato, Vice President, Development and Origination, NextEra Energy ResourcesAl Rudeck, President, ALLETE Clean EnergyBarry Simonson, Director, Line 3 Replacement Project, Enbridge11:00 a.m.Summarizing Key Energy Issues
North Dakota 67th Legislative Session
Senator Rich Wardner, R-NDIntroduced by Tony Grindberg, Xcel Energy
Federal Energy PolicyBipartisan Carbon Capture Legislation
Senator Tina Smith, D-MNSenator Kevin Cramer, R-NDREGISTRATIONSLivestream
Chamber members: $20 | Non-members: $30
In person at the Hilton Garden Inn
Chamber members $35 in advance | Non-members $55 in advance
Chamber members $45 at the door | Non-members $65 at the door
Eggs & Issues Presenting Sponsor
Midwest Energy Summit Presenting Partners
Midwest Energy Summit Co-hosts
Eggs & Issues Supporting Sponsors
Bremer Bank | Choice Bank | First Western Bank & Trust
Houston Engineering, Inc. | KLJ | Midwest Radio of Fargo-Moorhead
Minnesota State Community and Technical College | Moore Engineering, Inc.
ROERS | Super Studio | Ulteig | Wells Fargo Bank
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