Energy Huntsville Innovation Exchange 2020 

November 17, 2020

1:00pm - 4:30pm

Energy Huntsville is proud to announce the 1st virtual Energy Huntsville Innovation Exchange (EHIE) happening November 17 from 1pm to 4:30 pm CST.

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Please join us for this unprecedented free virtual event. We are bringing together leadership from Government, Community, and Industry to discuss Energy, Resiliency, Sustainability, Efficiency, and Security.  We have an amazing group of speakers and panelists for this informative and current exploration of energy.

The working event agenda is detailed below:
Opening Remarks from Honorable Alex Beehler, Assistant Secretary of the Army, Installations, Energy and Environment. (invited)
Leading a discussion on leadership perspectives on Energy, Resilience, and the Installations of the Future
1:30 pm
On the Horizon: A View from Huntsville Energy Leaders
This leadership discussion will focus on energy as a key enabler for economic growth; emergence of communication, digitization, and other disruptive technologies; and what is on the horizon for our city and community.
Moderator:  Dr. Grace Bochenek, Strategic Committee Chair, Energy Huntsville
  • Roy Malone, Director of Center Operations, NASA Marshal Space Flight Center
  • Wes Kelley, President, Huntsville Utilities
  • Dennis Madsen, Manager of Urban and Long-Range Planning, City of Huntsville
  • Harry Schmidt, Senior Consultant, Alabama Region, Economic Development, TVA
2:30 pm
Technology Spotlight I:
This session will allow Huntsville companies to share their perspective on Energy, Sustainability and Efficiency. This leadership will focus on industry’s perspective of energy, what is in their plans and what they are doing to reduce energy consumption and improve their manufacturing/business efficiencies.
Moderator:  Joe Gehrdes, Director of Community Relations, Huntsville Utilities
  • Stacy Cantrell, VP Engineering, Huntsville Utilities
  • Jonathan Winkler, Chief, Energy Division, US Corps of Engineers Engineering and Support Center
  • Stephen Feld, Facilities Workplace Strategies and Real Estate, Raytheon Missiles & Defense
  • Dawn James, US Sustainability & Environmental Sciences, Microsoft
  • Brian Vick, Environmental Health and Safety Services Manager, Polaris 
3:15 pm
Technology Spotlight II:
Recent Federal budgets support increased funding for cyber and energy security initiatives, recognizing the seriousness of the threat against critical infrastructure, in line with the 2019 Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S. Intelligence Community, Presidential Executive Order on Securing the U.S. Bulk-Power System, and the National Cyber Strategy.  This panel will address rationale, options, and solutions.
Moderator:  Jay Kurowsky, President and CEO of Aleta Technologies
  • Bryan Singer, CISSP, CIPN, CAP, Principal Director, OT Cybersecurity Incident Response
  • Chuck Speaks, VP of Economic Development, Cyber Huntsville/Senior Program Advisor, Strategic Program Development, Delivery, and Innovation, Intuitive Research and Technology Corporation
  • Brad Irish, Manager, Information Technology, Alabama School of Cyber Technology & Engineering
  • Daryl Haegley, Director, Mission Assurance & Cyber Deterrence, Office of the Principal Cyber Advisor to SECDEF 
Closing remarks: Mr. Davis Tindoll, Atlantic Region Director, Installation Management Command, Sustainment (invited)
This event will be moderated by Dr. Grace Bochenek, Strategic Committee Chair, Energy Huntsville.
We invite you to join us for this exciting conversation on Energy where we will be discussing ways to diversify our local economy, workforce, and business environment by including energy applications and innovations.
Please join us!
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