Operational Energy Summit 2018

IDGA is proud to announce the return of our 11th Operational Energy Summit this January 29-31, in Washington, D.C. This summit provides a forum for policy makers and technology leaders to come together to solve some of DoD's operational energy challenges.

We will explore critical areas such as: Alternative energy, mobile energy, expeditionary energy, intelligent grids, reducing energy waste and modernizing current force with innovative energy efficient technologies. The summit will also review recent organizational and operational changes proposed in the FY 2017 operational energy budget.

Get an In-Depth Understanding on:

  • The military’s operational energy priorities and its implications on the industry
  • Discuss DoD’s initiatives for cutting operational energy waste
  • Identifying and reducing logistical and operational waste in the Air Force
  • Reviewing the Navy's biofuel effort, Green Initiative for Fuels Transition Pacific (GIFTPAC)
  • Strategies for meeting mobile energy demands of the warfighter in the battlefield

Speaker and Presenter Information

Roberto Guerrero, Deputy Assistant Secretary Operational Energy, US Air Force

Jack Surash, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army, Energy & Sustainability, U.S. Army

Colonel Bill Myer, Director, Operational Energy and Contingency Basing ASA, Installation, Energy and Environment, U.S. Army

Colonel Adrian Marsh, Project Manager, Expeditionary Energy & Sustainment Systems, PEO CS & CSS US Army

Lieutenant Colonel Michael Baker, Product Manager for Handheld, Manpack and Small Form Fit, US Army

Colonel Brian Magnuson, Director, Marine Corps, Expeditionary Power Systems, US Marine Corps

Ross Roley, Senior Military Analyst, Energy Office U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM), U.S. Navy

Mark Corzine, Product Manager Small Expeditionary Power Systems, PEO CS&CSS, US Army

Mr. Baggu Murali, Power Systems Operations and Control Group, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), US Department of Energy

Capt. Mark R. Vandroff USN Commanding Officer Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock, Division, U.S. Navy

Lieutenant Colonel Harold Henderson, Product Manager Electric Power Sources,
PEO CS &CSS, U.S. Army

Captain Bruce Litaker, Assistant PM Batteries, and Hybrid Power, Small Expeditionary, Power Systems, PEO CS&CSS, US Army

Beth Ferry, Power Division Chief, CERDEC US ARMY

Chris Hurley, Power Team Lead, CERDEC US Army

Mike Gonzalez, Power Team Lead, CERDEC US Army

Expected Number of Attendees


Relevant Government Agencies

Air Force, Army, Navy & Marine Corps, DOD & Military, Dept of Energy, Dept of Homeland Security

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Mon-Wed, Jan 29-31, 2018, 9:00am - 5:00pm


Active US Government and Military:  $0.00
Academia, Non Profit (Focus, All Day):  $595.00
Academia, Non Profit (2 day Main Conference):  $895.00
Academia, Non Profit (3 day All Access Pass):  $1395.00

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