Houston 2018 Conference Presentations

8:15am – 8:30am – Executive Workshop #1 (PDF) – “The Technological Evolution of the REP” (VIDEO)– Presented by EC Infosystems
8:30am – 8:45am – Executive Workshop #2 (PDF) – “Millennials and the Rise of Prepay” (VIDEO)– Presented by SmarGrid CIS
8:45am – Welcome Address – Larry Leikin and Jack Doueck – Our Theme: “Collaborate, Innovate and Differentiate” (VIDEO)
9:30am – 10:30am Panel #1: International Expansion (VIDEO) – Sponsored by Skipping Stone
10:40am – 10:55am Executive Workshop #3 (PDF) – “The Golden Rule to Achieving The Lowest Churn Rates” (VIDEO)Presented by EscoWare
11:00am – 11:15am Executive Workshop #4 (PDF) – “Creating Value for the Digital-First Customer” (VIDEO)– Presented by Meter Genius
11:15am – 12:15pm Panel #2 – Successful Channel Partnerships (VIDEO) – Sponsored by SmartGrid CIS
12:30pm – 12:45pm Executive Workshop #5 (PDF)  “Energy Space Invaders” (VIDEO) Presented by Larsen Energy Branding
12:45pm – 1:00pm Executive Workshop #6 (PDF) – “Five Strategies to Double Your Customer Base” (VIDEO) Presented by adPharos
1:00pm – 1:15pm Executive Workshop #7 (PDF) – “How Market Leaders Differentiate their Offerings with Talent and Customer Engagement” –(VIDEO) Presented by Emerios
1:15pm – 1:25pm “REP of the Year” Award Ceremony –(VIDEO) Sponsored by Stephens
1:25pm- 1:30pm “Most Innovative Marketer” (VIDEO) Award Ceremony Sponsored by Vantage Commodities
1:30pm – 2:15pm Panel #3 – Implementing the Future Grid: Obstacles and Advantages of Microgrid technology (VIDEO) – Sponsored by CES
2:15pm – 3:00pm – Panel #4 – The State of Mergers and Acquisitions in Retail Energy (VIDEO) Sponsored by GPB Capital
3:00pm -3:15pm Executive Workshop #8 – “Portal Mania – The past, present and future of energy transactions” (VIDEO) – Presented by Energy Frameworks
3:15pm – 3:30pm Executive Workshop #9 (PDF) – “Rethinking Retail – Tablets to TPV” (VIDEO) Presented by TLP
3:45pm – 4:00pm Executive Workshop #10 (PDF) – “Hedging Today for Tomorrow’s Risks: Pivoting from physical position hedging to financial hedging” (VIDEO) – Presented by Ascend Analytics
4:00 – 4:15pm  Executive Workshop #11 (PDF) – “Insights into the Global Competitive Energy Market – How to Differentiate and Innovate” (VIDEO) – Presented by Energy Services Group
4:15pm – 5:15pm Panel #5 – The CEO Roundtable Discussion (VIDEO) – Sponsored by Aurea