Speakers

Francesco Matteucci is the manager of the Emilia Romagna Cluster on Energy and Sustainable Development (Greentech) in Italy. He holds a Phd in materials science from the National Research Council and is the cofounder/director of 3 corporate start-ups and 2 joint-labs in the field of renewable energy. He is also the comanager of national and...

Mr. Reed serves as the Chief Engineer and Director of the Technical and Project Management Division (TPMD), of the US Department of Energy’s Loan Programs Office (LPO).  In this role, he provides technical and project management leadership to LPO’s $30 billion portfolio of utility-scale clean energy projects.  This portfolio includes 30 innovative projects that employ...

Preston Roper has more than two decades of experience leading innovative marketing and operations teams at high-growth technology companies, including Honeywell, NetDynamics (acquired by Sun Microsystems/Oracle) and Synopsys (IPO). He has helped advanced energy companies such as Stem and energyOrbit set product strategy, launch sales, and ramp marketing and PR. Previously he served as CMO...

Steve is Director of Business Development at Nel Hydrogen, with more than 29 years of technical and business development experience in the fields of specialty chemicals and hydrogen system solutions.  In this role, he is responsible for developing strategic relationships and project opportunities for Government and emerging market applications for PEM and alkaline electrolysis.  In...

As director of global technical solutions, Vicki Hall is responsible for managing Trojan Battery’s world-class technical support team, battery training sessions, application engineering programs, product testing and customer technical sales support.  Hall’s application engineering support includes charger testing and evaluation of field applications for the company’s original equipment manufacturer (OEM) customers.  She also has expanded...

Dr. Peter Lilienthal is the CEO of HOMER Energy. Since 1993, he has been the developer of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s HOMER® hybrid power optimization software. In 2009 he founded HOMER Energy NREL’s sole world-wide commercialization licensee to distribute and enhance the HOMER model. Since then he has grown HOMER Energy, which now has...

As a part of Trojan’s Technical Solutions Group, Stacey Delzeit is responsible for addressing technical questions from around the world via Trojan’s technical support hotline and the company’s website. As senior applications engineer, she participates in customer visits to address application issues that may arise in the field and works with Trojan’s sales team to...

Logan heads up the Energy Storage insight team at BloombergNEF. He leads the company’s analysis on the global energy storage markets, providing insight on technology, markets, policies and regulation, and the competitive landscape. He also oversees BNEF’s Flexibility and Resiliency focus area, a cross-company effort to provide insights on flexibility and market design. He advises...

Michael has over 25 years of experience in the mining industry. He has held the position of Senior Geologist, VP Corporate Development. President, CEO, and/or Director of publicly traded and private junior mining companies. Michael has worked in diamond, base metals, precious metals, industrial minerals, oil and natural gas, as well as sand, gravel and...

Since earning an honours degree in journalism in 2004, Laura has spent the last 13 years developing a sound understanding of the entire mining value chain and has become an authority in the sector over the years. She has visited mines on nearly every continent and has earned several publishing excellence awards for her work,...