Microgrid 2018: Markets and Models for the Greater Good

Change is afoot in the fast-moving microgrid industry. Capture the opportunity. Join Microgrid Knowledge for three days of lively discussion, networking and microgrid tours.

  • Gain insight into markets and trends from more than 85 speakers, including the energy C-suite
  • Tour cutting-edge Chicago-area microgrids: Ameren, ITT, S&C Electric and Shedd Aquarium
  • Meet one-on-one with microgrid financiers through the newly unveiled Microgrid Finance Connection
  • Network with businesses, organizations and communities exploring microgrid adoption
  • Explore dozens of exhibit booths

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Highlighted Speakers

electric resilience

Michael Bakas

Executive Vice President, Distributed Energy Systems, Ameresco.
Siemens microgrid software

Michael Carlson

President, Siemens Digital Grid North America

Terrence Donnelly

Executive Vice President and COO, Commonwealth Edison
microgrid partner

Mark Feasel

Vice President Utility and Smart Grids, Schneider Electric

Philip Moeller

Executive Vice President, Business Operations Group and Regulatory Affairs, Edison Electric Institute (EEI)

Karen Morgan

CEO, Dynamic Energy Networks
Kyle Seymour

Kyle Seymour

President & CEO, S&C Electric
microgrid 2018 keynote speaker

Brien J. Sheahan

Chairman and CEO of the Illinois Commerce Commission

Who Should Attend

  • Thought leaders driving the microgrid discussion forward
  • Utilities, developers, energy infrastructure & technology companies, engineering firms, competitive retail suppliers, independent power producers, contractors, and others operating in the microgrid, energy storage and distributed energy arena
  • Policymakers and regulators creating rules of the road
  • Energy customers exploring microgrid adoption, including those in business, real estate, data centers, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, healthcare, education, military and government
  • Advocates of decentralized energy

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Don’t Miss the Chance to Tour Ameren’s Cybersecure Microgrid at Microgrid 2018!


Located five minutes from O’Hare International Airport, Loew’s Chicago O’Hare is a luxury hotel with 556 rooms, 60 suites and 53,000 square-feet of meeting space. 

The venue is convenient to local entertainment, dining and shopping, as well as the iconic attractions of downtown Chicago. 

Rooms are available at a discounted rate of $199/room for May 6-8, 2018. Call 877.868.9134 and reference the discount code provided with your Microgrid 2018 conference registration.