Bismarck Hosts The Great Plains Energy Expo Monday And Tuesday

Thanks to Senator Dorgan and the Expo organizers for this opportunity to moderate one of the panel discussions Tuesday with experts Tosten Fiebig on solar, Professor Will Gosnold on advanced geothermal, and Jeff Deyette Energy analyst.
You can sign up online for the Great Plains Energy Expo. We’ll hear from top energy experts from across the nation. One of the keynotes is Bison hall of famer General Chuck Wald who was in charge of protecting the US oil delivery routes around the globe.

Here’s the site to learn more:  http://www.bismarckstate.edu/gpee/


Monday, September 20, 2010

8:00 am – 8:45 am Sponsorship/Exhibitor Breakfast (paid participants)
9:00 am – 9:30 am Opening Remarks – U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan (open to public)
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9:30 am – 10:30 am Keynote Presentation (open to public)
Clarence Cazalot, President and CEO Marathon Oil Corporation
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10:30 am – 6:00 pm Showcase – Exhibit Hall B (open to public)
11:00 am – 12:15 pm Three Concurrent Breakouts (paid participants)
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch (paid participants)
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Keynote Presentation (open to public)
Dr. Arun Majumdar, Director of the Department of Energy’s
Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy
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2:45 pm – 4:00 pm Three Concurrent Breakouts (paid participants)
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Showcase – Exhibit Hall B (open to public)
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Networking Social – Radisson Hotel (paid participants)

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

8:00 am – 8:45 am Breakfast (paid participants)
9:00 am – 9:45 am Keynote Presentation
Dick Gephardt, Former Democratic Leader, U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman from Missouri, President and CEO, Gephardt Government Affairs READ BIO
10:00 am – 1:00 pm Showcase – Exhibit Hall B (open to public)
10:00 am – 11:30 am Three Concurrent Breakouts (paid participants)
11:45 am – 12:45 am Lunch (paid participants)
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Keynote Presentation (open to public)
General Charles F. Wald, U.S. Air Force (Ret.), Former Deputy Commander, United States European Command READ BIO
2:00 pm Expo Closes