CEO Roundtable

Public power utility leaders - including utility managers, executives, and senior leaders - meet and exchange ideas and information with peers.
March 12 - 14, 2023
Savannah, Georgia

2023 CEO Roundtable 

March 12-14, 2023 
Savannah, Georgia

About the CEO Roundtable

The CEO Roundtable brings public power’s leading executives together to discuss hot topics. This is a unique opportunity to hear from visionary thinkers and to and exchange ideas with your peers. 

Collaborative, growth-oriented sessions help you think strategically about the challenges facing our industry and how to better position your utility to succeed.

Who Should Attend

  • CEOs
  • Utility managers
  • Senior executives

The CEO Roundtable is open only to officials from public power utilities, joint action agencies, and state and regional associations

More information

Registration: [email protected]

Program/Content: [email protected]

Hotel: [email protected]

Billing: [email protected]


The 2023 CEO Roundtable program will be available in Fall 2022. 

Sunday, March 12

6 – 7 p.m. 
Welcome Reception (Guests welcome)
Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks while you reconnect with old friends, meet new people, and network with public power leaders from across the nation.

Monday, March 13

8 – 8:30 a.m. 

8:30 a.m. – Noon  
To be announced

Noon – 1:30 p.m. 
Lunch (hosted by APPA) 

1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
To be announced

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Enjoy some food, drinks, and down time with the friends and colleagues you already know, and grow your network of public power contacts.

Tuesday, March 14

8 – 8:30 a.m.

8:30 a.m. – Noon 
To be announced



Registration will open in Fall 2022. 

Registration Fees


Before February 10

After February 10







Not yet an American Public Power Association member? Join today and save $1,345 on your CEO Roundtable registration. Contact [email protected] to learn more. 

Group Discounts

Save money on each registration for the CEO Roundtable when your organization registers 5 or more people. The larger your group, the more you save!

Number of registrants

(per person)









25+ $200


Your group discount will be automatically applied when you register a group of 5 or more people. Registrations must be submitted on the same order (at the same time) to qualify for the group discount; discounts cannot be retroactively applied to previous orders.

Cancellation, Refund, and Substitution Policy

Registrants who cancel in writing on or before Monday, March 6, 2023, are entitled to a refund of their registration fee, minus a $50 cancellation fee. Registrants who cancel after March 6 will not receive a refund, but attendee substitutions will be allowed for the 2023 CEO Roundtable only. Registrants and no-shows who do not cancel on or before March 6 are responsible for the full registration fee and are not entitled to a refund of their registration fee. 

Cancellation requests must be made through your my.publicpower portal, or addressed to: [email protected].

Code of Conduct

Attendees of American Public Power Association meetings agree to abide by the APPA Code of Conduct. If attendees engage in unacceptable behavior as outlined in the Code of Conduct, the Association may take any action it deems appropriate, including, but not limited to, expulsion from the current and future meetings with no warning or refund.

Contact Us

Registration: [email protected]

Program/Content: [email protected]

Hotel: [email protected]

Billing: [email protected]



The hotel room block will open in Fall 2022. 

The 2023 CEO Roundtable will take place at the JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Georgia.  

JW Marriott Savannah Plant Riverside District
400 W River St.
Savannah, GA 31401 


Scam Alert

Please do NOT make hotel reservations through any third party that may contact you by phone or email. Use only the online reservation links, phone numbers, and discount codes available directly from APPA —in conference brochures and the website at

Questions and Assistance

For questions or assistance making your hotel arrangements, contact [email protected].

COVID-19 Safety Protocols

The safety of those attending the American Public Power Association (APPA) 2023 CEO Roundtable is our top priority. Below are some of the steps we are taking to ensure the safety of all meeting participants, and our expectations for all conference participants. All participants must agree to abide by these standards. 

Note: These policies may be updated if CDC guidance changes. Any changes to these safety protocols will be communicated to all participants before the conference.

Before You Travel

  • We recommend all participants get a COVID test no more than 3 days before traveling to the conference. You will not be asked to show any proof of negative test results. 
  • Participants should abide by CDC guidelines for quarantine or isolation if you are exposed to or test positive for COVID-19 in the days leading up to the the conference. 
  • If you need to cancel your registration due to COVID or possible COVID exposure, send your cancellation request to [email protected].

On-site Safety Protocols

  • Masks are welcome, but will not be required. Masks will be available at the APPA registration desk for any participants who would like one.
  • Participants should complete a self-assessment each day before entering the APPA meeting space (see below). 
  • Engage in appropriate physical distancing and hygiene practices.
  • Be respectful of all other attendees and their comfort levels regarding distancing, masking, etc.
  • Do not attend the event if you are ill, actively experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms; participants who have recently been exposed to or tested positive for COVID should follow CDC guidelines to determine if it is safe for them to participate. 

Daily Self-Assessment

Each day of the conference, participants should complete a self-assessment before entering the meeting space to ensure: 

  • You are not currently experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms that can't be explained by something else;
  • You have not recently come into close contact with someone with COVID-19 or experiencing COVID-19 symptoms; and 
  • You are continuing to follow CDC and local guidance. 


Contact [email protected].

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I earn educational credits for attending this event?

Yes, you can earn the following kinds of educational credits for participating in the CEO Roundtable:

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET)
  • Professional Development Hours (PDHs) as established by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
  • Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credits from the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA)

To receive a certificate for your participation, participants must complete the online conference evaluation after the event.

Are meals included?

The following food functions/meals are included in the registration fee:

  • Sunday: Reception 
  • Monday: Continental breakfast, lunch, and reception 
  • Tuesday: Continental breakfast

What is the dress code?

The attire for the event is business casual. Meeting room temperatures vary, so prepare to dress for cool conditions.

What is the policy on refunds, cancellations and attendee substitutions?

Registrants who cancel in writing on or before Monday, February 6, 2023, are entitled to a refund of their registration fee, minus a $50 cancellation fee. Registrants who cancel after February 6 will not receive a refund, but attendee substitutions will be allowed for the 2023 CEO Roundtable only. Registrants and no-shows who do not cancel on or before February 6 are responsible for the full registration fee and are not entitled to a refund of their registration fee. 

I am interested in presenting at the conference — how can I do that?

We welcome your topic and speaker ideas for future conferences and events. To submit your idea for consideration, complete this form. Topics are generally determined 6-8 months before the event is held. Ideas will be kept on file for a full year, so if the agenda for the conference has already been determined, your ideas will be considered for the next year’s event, or in case any space opens up for the upcoming program. You will be contacted only if your idea is selected for an upcoming conference.

More questions?

Contact [email protected].