The Arkansas Advanced Energy Association (AAEA) invites you to join over 200 advanced energy leaders and policy makers from across the state for the AAEA’s 6th annual policy conference, “emPOWERing Arkansas,” at the Embassy Suites in west Little Rock. This year’s event will celebrate the latest advanced energy technologies and their impact on the Arkansas economy.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Embassy Suites
11301 Financial Centre Parkway
Little Rock, AR 72211

Keynote Speaker: Arkansas Public Service Commission Chairman Ted. J. Thomas, on the trends and challenges facing our nation’s energy system and their impact on Arkansas’ advanced energy industry.

Morning Policy Panel: “Grid Integration of Renewables” featuring Peter Candelaria, Chief Technology Officer at Silicon Ranch Corporation; Scott D. Hamilton, Regional Director at MISO; and Mike Ross, Government Affairs & Public Relations at Southwest Power Pool. Following the panel, there will be a roundtable discussion among all meeting attendees, “Role of the grid in our changing energy ecosystem.”


Presenting Sponsor – Ygrene Energy Fund
Signature Sponsor – Entegrity Energy Partners
CEU support generously provided by education provider USGBC-Arkansas

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information on the event or to secure a sponsorship, please contact or (501) 537-0190. For all the latest event developments, check here often.