Call for Speakers Now Open!

Californians are increasingly turning to on-site energy as wildfires and grid instability leave communities, businesses and vital institutions uncertain that their power will work day-to-day. If you’re among those searching for solutions, then Microgrid California is for you. If you’d like to speak at Microgrid California, apply here by August 16, 2021.

For California Businesses, Institutions & Communities Researching Microgrids

New to microgrids? Learn the basics here. Then register for Microgrid California to meet the experts, ask your questions and attend problem-solving sessions that focus on issues unique to California.

Connect With Industry Leaders

Past Speakers

Renewable Energy

Kay Aikin

CEO-Dynamic Grid

Michael Bakas

Executive Vice President, Ameresco
Shawn Bennett,

Shawn Bennett

Senior Advisor, US Air Force Office of Assurance
Brandon Bowser

Brandon Bowser

Energy Program Manage - State of Maryland Energy Administration

Tim Echols

Commissioner, State of Georgia - Public Service Commission

Mark Feasel

President, Smart Grid - Schneider Electric Utility Segment

Will Heegaard

Operations Director, Footprint Project

L Hunter Lovins

President & Founder - Natural Capitalism Solutions

Why Microgrid Knowledge Events are so Popular

Microgrid Knowledge events have become the industry’s must-attend gatherings. But don’t take our word for it. See what your peers have to say about our events: “Reaching a Watershed Moment

“As an active participant of Microgrid Knowledge events, whether as an attendee, exhibitor or speaker, I have always walked away with way more than what I had hoped for. The investment of my time and money are always well spent on these events. Thank you Microgrid Knowledge Team for all you do to keep us fed with great information and events.” — AJ Perkins, President, Instant ON

“My gosh this is a very motivating event. I’m in forever with Microgrid Knowledge”— Jacqueline DeRosa, Vice President Battery Energy Storage Systems, Ameresco

“There has been an noticeable uptick in the number of (microgrid) conferences, and I do believe this is the best one.” — Peter Asmus, Research Director for Microgrids, Guidehouse


Crowne Plaza Foster City – San Mateo is the venue for Microgrid California. The hotel is centrally located on the San Francisco Peninsula between Downtown San Francisco and Silicon Valley with convenient access to attendees coming from the East Bay. The venue is only 9 miles from the San Francisco International Airport and provides complimentary airport shuttle to and from the hotel.

To make a room reservations call: 1-888-233-9527 and let them know you are with “Microgrid Knowledge.” Or reserve your room via an online booking.