Energy Storage North America 2019 to Focus on Innovation and Safety

November 5-7 event features a special keynote panel that will discuss safety management in a fast-changing technology landscape

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Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, takes place November 5-7, 2019 at the San Diego Convention Center with a sold out expo and an impressive line-up of energy storage leaders ready to tackle the topics of innovation and safety.

ESNA 2019 keynotes kick off with leaders from the world’s fourth and fifth largest economies, Germany and California respectively. Lt. Governor of California Eleni Kounalakis and German Energy Minister Andreas Feicht will address the politics of the energy transition to a carbon-free system. The next day leaders from Enel, GE, X the moonshot factory, and Malta, Inc. will address the role of innovation in solving really big challenges, and LADWP will share their vision for rapidly transforming their utility.

Thursday at ESNA kicks off Safety day, with a historic panel featuring Fluence, Arizona Public Service Company, and Ford Motor Company discussing safety management in a fast-changing technology landscape. Following will be a variety of safety related conference sessions including safety planning, standards, and risk mitigation.

“When we launched ESNA seven years ago, we had a vision for establishing a marketplace where bold leaders would gather to make change happen,” says Janice Lin, ESNA Chair and Co-Founder. “This year’s lineup of changemakers is exemplary in this regard. We are thrilled to be hosting such a diverse array of global energy storage leaders and market makers who are leading the charge in safely transitioning the stodgy North American grid to the twenty-first century decarbonized grid of the future.”

ESNA 2019 will feature over 100 exhibitors from startups to the biggest names in energy, and host 2500 delegates from over 30 countries. The event will facilitate global collaboration between developers, utility executives, energy users, policy makers, technology providers, auto OEMs, and stakeholders to responsibly and safely advance the fast-growing energy storage ecosystem.

ESNA is grateful to its 2019 Platinum Utility Sponsor: Los Angeles Department of Water and Power; its Platinum Sponsors: Con Edison Battery Storage, Doosan Gridtech, Energy Vault, Fluence, IBEW-NECA and Kore Power; its Gold Sponsors: EastPenn Manufacturing, EDF Renewables, Greensmith Energy, a Wärtsilä company, Li-Ion Tamer, LG Chem, SoCalGas; and its Silver Sponsors: DNV GL, GE, Munich Re, Maysteel, PXiSE, Southern California Edison, and Trane for contributing to the success of this year’s program.

Registration for Energy Storage North America on November 5-7, 2019 is open at:

https://esnaexpo.com/attend/registration

About Energy Storage North America

Energy Storage North America (ESNA) is the largest conference, exhibition and networking event covering all applications of grid storage in North America. ESNA is produced by Strategen and Messe Dusseldorf North America. ESNA connects utilities, developers, energy users, policy makers and other key stakeholders from around the world to advance understanding and deployment of energy storage, and ultimately build a cleaner, more affordable and more resilient grid. To learn more, visit www.esnaexpo.com.


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