Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz & Southern Co. CEO Tom Fanning to Keynote July 23 AEIC Symposium

The American Energy Innovation Council announces a symposium on

Driving Resources into Energy Innovation

On July 23, the American Energy Innovation Council (AEIC) will gather experts, business leaders, academics and policymakers in Washington, DC, to assess the state of American energy innovation and new approaches to drive more resources into it.

AEIC is pleased to welcome keynote addresses from the Honorable Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy, and Tom Fanning, CEO of Southern Company. The symposium agenda is now available.

The event is open to the public and media. To attend, register here. Join the conversation on Twitter – @TheAEIC, #BPClive.


WHO: Keynote Addresses by:The Honorable Ernest Moniz
Secretary, U.S. Department of EnergyTom Fanning
CEO, Southern CompanyOther speakers include:

Margot Anderson
Executive Director, BPC’s Energy Project

Ricardo Angel
Managing Partner, GE Energy Ventures

Robert Armstrong
Director, MIT Energy Initiative

Neil Auerbach
CEO and Managing Partner, Hudson Clean Energy Partners

Norman Augustine
Former Chairman, Lockheed Martin
Principal, AEIC

Alicia Barton
CEO, Massachusetts Clean Energy Center

Sharon Burke
Senior Advisor, New America Foundation
Former Assistant Secretary of Operational Energy Plans and Programs, U.S. Department of Defense

Steven Corneli
Senior Vice President of Sustainability, Policy and Strategy, NRG Solar

David Danielson
Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy

John Dukes
Director of Federal Markets, Constellation New Energy

Alfred Griffin
President, New York State Green Bank

Chad Holliday
Principal, American Energy Innovation Council
Chairman of the Board, Bank of America

Kevin Kampschroer
Director of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings, General Services Administration

Keith Martin
Partner, Chadbourne & Parke LLP

The Honorable Mark Mazur
Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy, U.S. Department of the Treasury

The Honorable Dennis McGinn
Assistant Secretary for Energy, Installations, and Environment, U.S. Navy

Richard Newell
Director, Duke Energy Initiative

Nancy Pfund
Managing Partner, DBL Investors

Ryan Popple
CEO, Proterra

John Wall
Chief Technical Officer, Cummins

WHAT: Driving Resources into Energy Innovation
WHEN: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM ET
WHERE: Renaissance Washington
Renaissance Ballroom
999 Ninth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

This event is open to the public and free to attend. This event has been organized to meet the requirements for a widely attended event as set forth in the Congressional ethics rules. If you have any questions, please contact Jason Burwen at

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The American Energy Innovation Council is a project of the Bipartisan Policy Center.