Outlook 2022: Conflict, The Supply Chain, and Talent Scarcity
Marci Rossell, former host of CNBC’s Squawk Box and Former Lead Economist for the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, will talk about how our workplaces have been changed forever by Covid-19. She will also provide some enlightening thoughts on how supply chain disruptions are here to stay.
Rising Cost and Electric Supply Chain Disruptions: Are They Here to Stay?
Matt Brandrup, RESCO CEO, will provide an update on supply chain disruptions in the electric utility industry and discuss inflationary pressures, the continuance of long lead times, and delivery delays on critical supplies and equipment that cooperatives regularly purchase.
A Bridge to the Energy Future
Peter Holran, Senior Vice President at Enbridge, will provide an update on Line 5, current litigation, and the company’s proposed Straits Tunnel project.
Fueling the Future: A Conversation on Future Power Supply
Eric Baker, Wolverine Power Cooperative CEO, will chair a panel discussion on the future of power supply with Mike Steffes, CEO of ACES, and Joe Brannan, CEO of the North Carolina G&T cooperative.
Co-op Spotlight: Increasing Member Satisfaction Through Personalized Outage Communications
Communicating well when things go wrong is vital to building member loyalty. Learn how Cherryland significantly improved outage communication scores by implementing a two-way text outage system.
ERCOT Debacle, EU Crisis Provides Stark Warning to US
Robert Bryce, acclaimed author and contributor to the Wall Street Journal and Barron’s, will present on the Texas blackout, renewables, and the Future of the Electric Grid. Mr. Bryce is a high-energy speaker with very strong opinions on the electric industry.