An App Store for Energy: eKNOW and Data-Driven Innovation for Smart Buildings

Wednesday, July 20, 2011 - 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Capitol Visitor Center
East Capitol Street NE SVC 201-00
Washington, DC 20515
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The Administration's new smart grid policy framework is premised on empowering electricity consumers and on unlocking the potential for innovation in the electric sector. So too the e-KNOW Act (S1029) introduced by Senators Mark Udall and Scott Brown. Will there be real innovation in this area? Will we get an app store for electricity?

Panelists: 
Dean Garfield
President
Information Technology Industry Council
Presenter
Paul Hamilton
Vice President, Government Affairs
Schneider Electric
Presenter
Ben Park
Executive Director, Corporate Strategy & Development
Verizon Communications
Presenter
Nick Sinai
Deputy Chief Technology Officer
White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Presenter
Nicol Turner-Lee
Vice President and Chief Research & Policy Officer
MMTC
Presenter
Lorie Wigle
General Manager of Eco-Technology
Intel Corporation
Presenter
Scott Brown
U.S. Senator
Massachusetts
Respondent
Robert D. Atkinson
President
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
Moderator