Western Energy Institute: Operations Conference - Virtual

Start: Tuesday, April 14, 2020

End: Friday, April 17, 2020

Western Energy Institute takes the health and safety of our employees and members very seriously. With safety as our top priority, this program is being offered in a virtual format. No hotel or travel is required. If you have any questions, please contact the Program Manager directly.

Program Chair
Lance Elroy, Director, Process Improvement and Operations Technology, MDU Utilities Group

Who Should Attend
Electric and Natural Gas Energy Operations:
• Vice Presidents
• Directors
• Managers
• Supervisors
• Front line employees
• Control professionals
• Engineering professionals
• Planning personnel
• Substation professionals
• Electric transmission professionals
• Asset Management professionals
• Renewable Gas engineering and policy leaders
• Electric personnel responsible for wildfire mitigation, planning, and response

WEI Operations Virtual 2020 Speaker FAQ

Registration Options
Attendee: $299 USD
Registration provides full access to conference sessions, meeting materials, and roster (through conference app).

General Cancellation Policy
WEI will be waiving the standard cancellation policy for this program and other programs occurring in March, April, May, and June 2020. Registrants can receive a full refund of their fee if requested up to the day before the program occurs for increased flexibility due to the rapidly developing COVID-19 situation. This applies both to new and existing registrations. This also applies to any registration fees paid for virtual program formats.

Participation Policy
Western Energy Institute programs and events are open to energy companies (including gas production and electric generation, gas and electric transmission and gas and electric distribution utilities). Select programs and events are open to energy industry product and service suppliers. Programs and events are closed to all media representatives and to the general public.

For more information contact Eric Christenson, Director of Program Curriculum + Analytics at (971) 303-2118.

Join your energy colleagues for the largest utility operations virtual conference, featuring:

  • 150 Expert Speakers
  • 64 Live Breakout Sessions
  • 16 Electric + Natural Gas Tracks
  • 2 Keynote Speakers
  • 1 Conference App
  • 0 Travel Days 

Plus, countless opportunities to interact with speakers and network with attendees.

Click here to view the agenda and reserve your spot online.

Register without risk.

We have updated our registration policy to best serve attendees. Our new policy features:

  1. Full Refunds:
    We are offering a full registration refund to any attendee who needs to cancel his or her registration up to the day before the conference begins.
  2. One Low Price:
    Come one, come all – there is only one registration price for both WEI members and non-members: $299 USD.

Click here to view registration details.