Opening Session:

Strategic Energy Directions

Wed, June 7th (9:15 - 11:00 AM)

With Keynote Speakers

The conference opens with leaders of industry and government discussing strategic energy directions of global importance.

Chair: Clint Christenson, AEE President-Elect

Albert Thumann, P.E., C.E.M.

Executive Director

Association of Energy Engineers

Tribute to AEE’s 40th Anniversary

Ronald O. Nichols


Southern California Edison

Welcome from SCE

J. Andrew McAllister, Ph.D.


California Energy Commission

Energy Updates in California

Scott Wendling

Regional Executive, Support Services

Kaiser Permanente, Southern California

Clean Energy- A Strategy for Total Health

Darrell D. Smith

Director of Central Services

Google, Inc.

Energy Management of the Future