Conference Co-Chairs

Breanne Fox

Director, Commercial Management
Capital Power

Sharleen Gatcha

Director Operation
Balancing Pool

Faculty Members

Shaun Andrews

Senior Director, Development, Canada
Enel Green Power North America, Inc.

Evan Bahry

Executive Director
Independent Power Producers Society of Alberta (IPPSA)

Dan Balaban

President & CEO
Greengate Power Corporation

Vittoria Bellissimo

Executive Director
Industrial Power Consumers Association of Alberta (IPCAA)

Diane Cameron

Director, Nuclear Energy Division
Natural Resources Canada

Cara Clairman

President and CEO
Plug’n Drive

Miranda Keating Erickson

Vice President, Markets
Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO)

Bill Gilliland


John Gorman

President and CEO
Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA)

Sarah Griffiths

Regulatory Affairs
Enel X

Sara Hastings-Simon

Research Fellow, School of Public Policy
University of Calgary

Darren Huculak

Manager, Business Development
First Nations Power Authority

Binnu Jeyakumar

Director, Clean Energy
Pembina Institute

Dr. Lawrence E. Jones

Vice President, International Programs
Edison Electric Institute (EEI)

Mark McGranaghan

Vice President of Innovation
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Dale Nally

Associate Minister of Natural Gas and Electricity
Government of Alberta

Keyes Niemer, Ph.D, P.E

Project Manager, Small Modular Reactor Deployment | Science & Technology
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL)

Joanna Osawe

President & CEO
WiRE - Women in Renewable Energy
Global Business Development Manager, Major Projects
DMC Power

Corry Poole

Vice-President Customer Experience

Michael Powell

Director Of Government Relations
Canadian Electricity Association

Jessie Row

Vice President, Corporate Performance
Energy Efficiency Alberta

Ayesha Sabouba

Director - Transmission Engineering
Hydro One

Blake Shaffer

Assistant Professor, Economics and Public Policy
University of Calgary

Shanelle Sinclair

Manager, Regulatory and Policy
Heartland Generation Ltd.

Benjamin Thibault

Executive Director
Solar Alberta

Eric Timmins

Senior Lead, Community Resilience

Brian Vaasjo

President and CEO
Capital Power

Noel Voykin

President and CEO
Northwest Territories Power Corporation (NTPC)

Evan Wilson

Prairies Director
Canadian Wind Energy Association