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Networking Opportunities


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 202-467-2965


Welcome Reception
Sunday, October 27: 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, October 28: 7 - 8 a.m.
Tuesday, October 29: 7:15 - 8:30 a.m.
Wednesday, October 30: 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.

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


Young Professionals Happy Hour
Monday, October 28:
5:30 – 7 p.m.
Meet up with other young professionals from public power utilities, affiliates, and partner organizations at a relaxing, fun, pay-your-own-way happy hour. Share a drink and discuss how to take on the future.  


Women in Public Power Networking Breakfast
Tuesday, October 29: 
7:15 – 8:30 a.m.

Grab your continental breakfast and join a lively discussion about the growing influence of women in public power. Share common challenges and opportunities with your peers.


Tuesday, October 29:
5:30 - 7 p.m.

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