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Videos and presentations of the keynote speakers and panels from the 2018 Stakeholder Symposium.


Day 1 - Wednesday, October 17


Kickoff & Opening Remarks

In order of appearance:

  • Joanne Serina, emcee, Director, Customer Service & Stakeholder Affairs, California ISO
  • David Olsen, Chair, Board of Governors, California ISO
  • Valerie Fong, Chair, Western Energy Imbalance Market, Governing Body
  • Steve Berberich, President and CEO, California ISO

Session 1: Opening Keynote - Explore various grid scenarios for GHG and cost model outcomes

Moderator: John Danner, Senior Fellow, UC Berkeley-Haas & Princeton


Presentation - Measuring Financial Risk of Climate Change



Session 2: Developments and technological advances in the transportation sector from a leading car manufacturer

  • Philipp Skogstad, President and CEO, Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America

Moderator: Heather O'Neill, Interim CEO of Advanced Energy Economy (AEE)



Session 3: The role of storage in our clean energy future - The technological and economic outlook

  • Professor Yet-Ming Chiang, Kyocera Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Yayoi Sekine, Senior Energy Storage Analyst at Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Moderator: Phil Pettingill, Director, Regional Integration, California ISO



Session 4: Panel discussion on energy sector investments, achieving local renewables goals and the role of the utility in the new energy landscape


Moderator Q&A: Dede Hapner, Senior executive, Strategy, Policy and Regulatory Relations, California ISO

Day 2 - Thursday, October 18


Opening Remarks

  • Joanne Serina, emcee, Director, Customer Service & Stakeholder Affairs, California ISO

Session 5: The electrification of the transportation sector and the future of mobility

  • Dan Richard, Chair, California High Speed Rail Authority Board
  • Adam Langton, Connected eMobility, Energy Services BMW of North America

Moderator: Janea A. Scott, Commissioner, California Energy Commission


Session 6: Shell presents its world energy system scenario


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