ATLANTA, Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Energy managers, VPs of operations and facility teams need to address future energy challenges, including the pressure to reduce energy consumption, improve corporate sustainability and enhance their organization's position in the new marketplace. The 27th GLOBALCON Conference & Expo, to be held March 9-10 at the Hynes Convention Center, is the one place where decision makers from business, industry, and government can meet to get up to speed on energy and facilities management, HVAC and smart building systems, lighting efficiency, integrated energy solutions, renewable energy and onsite generation.
Presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) and hosted by National Grid, the GLOBALCON 2016 conference program is full of the industry's top experts in the energy marketplace. Highlights from the opening session will include Making Connections in the Emerging Energy Landscape from Carol White, Director of Program Strategy for National Grid, an Energy Policy Roadmap and its Impact on our Global Economy from Stephen Cowell, Executive Director for E4TheFuture, and EPA's Clean Power Plan from Ken Moraff, Director of the Ecosystem Protection Office with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
GLOBALCON will also feature a Northeast Green showcase, sponsored by ENERGY STAR & GDF Suez Energy Resources, displaying technologies helping commercial, industrial, and institutional customers save on their energy costs, upgrading their facilities with innovative solutions, and implementing new or retrofit construction projects which will help drive the new clean energy economy. A portion of the event will also be offset by renewable energy credits, donated by GDF Suez Energy Resources. Additional event sponsors include CLEAResult, FacilityConnex, and Leidos.
Seminars eligible for CEU, LU, and PDH credits will be held in conjunction with the event, covering energy auditing, energy efficiency updates, building commissioning, fundamentals of water efficiency and more, for a full schedule of available training opportunities, visit http://www.globalconevent.com/seminars
GLOBALCON is the Northeast's largest energy efficiency conference and exposition and addresses new solutions in energy efficiency, energy management, high performance buildings, renewables, and power management technologies. Conference topics include energy efficiency solutions for industrial customers, municipal benchmarking, data analytics and commissioning, new technologies, performance contracting, energy efficiency for new construction projects, performance contracting, CHP and more. For information on specific topics and speakers, visit http://www.globalconevent.com/conference. Be sure to follow along @AEE #GLOBALCON for live event updates.
SOURCE Association of Energy Engineers