Customer Connections Conference

Customer Connections Conference Networking Events

Conference Mentor Program
Need help navigating the conference as a first-timer? Want someone to exchange notes with because you’re the only one from your organization attending? Eager to share your knowledge and experience as a long-time conference attendee?

The conference mentor program pairs up new attendees with seasoned conference-goers. You’ll meet at the Welcome Reception and stay in touch throughout the conference.

Ask for a mentor or volunteer to serve as one — check the box when you register, email [email protected], or call 202-467-2973.

Welcome Reception
Sunday, November 4: 5:30 – 7 p.m.

Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks at this informal reception. Meet and reconnect with public power friends and colleagues, network with the experts, and learn about the products and services that conference sponsors offer. 


Peer Networking Breakfasts
Monday, November 5: 7 - 8 a.m.
Tuesday, November 6: 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Wednesday, November 7: 7:15 – 8:15 a.m.

Get energized for the day ahead with your peers and the conference sponsors at these informal breakfasts.


Young Professionals Happy Hour
Monday, November 5:
5 p.m.
How are young professionals making their mark on public power? Join your colleagues at this pay-your-own-way happy hour and talk to young professionals from public power utilities, affiliates and partners across the country. Share a drink and share what drives you. Then plan the future.   


Women in Public Power Networking Breakfast
Tuesday, November 6: 
7 – 8:15 a.m.

Hear from a leading industry recruiter about trends pertaining to women in public power. Come with your questions, share experiences and make connections.


Tuesday, November 6:
5:30 - 7 p.m.

Enjoy down time with friends and colleagues over food and drinks, and grow your network of public power professionals.