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Energy Storage Technologies & Applications Conference

[COVID-19 Update]: The 2020 Energy Storage Technologies & Applications Conference has been postponed until further notice. Please contact wcgecconf@wcgec.ucr.edu with additional inquiries.

What to Expect

The conference provides a forum for faculty, researchers, practitioners, regulators, technology developers, community leaders and utility companies to share the latest advances and future opportunities for energy. Take part in invited and contributed presentations, panel discussions, industry showcases, and a networking reception to enhance the opportunities and collaborations among various stakeholders. The conference theme focuses on two pillars of energy storage technologies as well as system integration, operation, and business models for energy storage across a variety of applications.

Present Your Work at ESTAC 2020

The conference provides a forum for faculty, researchers, practitioners, regulators, technology developers, community leaders and utility companies to share the latest advances and future opportunities for energy.

Poster Competition - CASH PRIZES

More information regarding the 2020 Energy Storage Technologies and Applications Conference click below.

Engage and Sponsor at ESTAC 2020

The conference invites all the entities that are actively involved in the areas related to energy storage technologies and applications to engage, sponsor, and exhibit their activities during the conference.
To learn more about engagement and sponsorship opportunities please contact us at: wcgecconf@wcgec.ucr.edu

ESTAC 2019 - Highlights

 

 

Previous Speakers/Panelists

  Reza Abbaschian Distinguished Professor and Director University of California, Riverside
Hossein Akhavan Hejazi Research Assistant Professor University of California, Riverside
Farrokh Albuyeh Senior Vice President Smart Grid Projects Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI)
Manuel Avendano Senior Engineering Manager Southern California Edison
Erik Bakke Sr. Account Executive Enel Group Company
Karyn Boenker Public Policy Manager Sunrun
Richard J Bravo Senior Engineer Southern California Edison (SCE)
Sarah Busch Manager California Energy Storage Alliance (CESA)
Raymond H. Byrne Manager Sandia National Laboratories
Achilles Chiotis VP Consumer Market Segment Bourns, Inc
Aman Chitkara Manager RMI
Rahul Chopra Sr. Advisor/Program Development Specialist Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Marcel Christians Chief Technology Officer Ice Energy
Ed Cortez Principal Electrical Engineering City of Riverside
Bruce Dunn Department Chair and Nippon Sheet Glass Professor University of California, Los Angeles
Daniel Elliott President & CEO EnerBlue, Inc.
Amir Faghri Distinguished Professor and Dean Emeritus University of Connecticut
Angelina M. Galiteva Vice Chair California Independent System Operator
Tilak Gopalarathnam Director LG Technology Center of America
Mike Gravely Team Leader California Energy Commission
Matt Gregori Technology Development Manager Southern California Gas Company
JT Guerin Director Faraday Future
Juchen Guo Associate Professor University of California, Riverside
Waqar Hashim Vehicle Line Executive and Vice President Faraday Future
George Hernandez Principal Technical Advisor Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Pirouz Kavehpour Professor and Vice chairman University of California, Los Angeles
Eric Kim Infrastructure and Regulatory Policy Specialist California Independent System Operator
Stephen Kelley Senior Vice President ENGIE Storage
Thomas Kirk Senior Solutions Engineer OPAL-RT Technologies
GJ la O’ VP Technology Primus Power
Michael Lee Technologist Jet Propulsion Laboratory (CA Institute of Technology)
Peter Lilienthal CEO HOMER Energy
Seyed Madaeni Senior VP Advanced Microgrid Solutions
Hamed Mohsenian-Rad Associate Professor University of California, Riverside
Hamidreza Nazaripouya Research Assistant Professor University of California, Riverside
Jin Noh Policy Manager California Energy Storage Alliance
Cengiz Ozkan Professor University of California, Riverside
Mihri Ozkan Professor University of California, Riverside
Farrokh Rahimi Senior Vice President Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI)
Kent Redwine EVP EnerBlu, Inc.
Ahmed Saber Principal Power Engineer ETAP
Arthur Salyer President Salyer Advisors
Fred H. Schwartz Adjunct Professor York University
Jordan Smith Senior Engineer Southern California Edison Company
Candace Suh-Lee Senior Technical Leader - Cyber Security Electric Power Research Institute
Sarah H. Tolbert Professor University of California, Los Angeles
Antonio Tong R & D Engineer University of California, San Diego
Rexford Wait President Nevada Hydro Company
Will West Technologist Jet Propulsion Laboratory (CA Institute of Technology)
Richard Wirz Director UCLA Energy Innovation Laboratory
Iryna Zenyuk Assistant Professor University of California, Irvine

 

2019 Sponsors, Speakers, and Exhibitors

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University of California, Riverside - Bourns College of Engineering
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