2016 Symposium Webcasts

Friday, November 4, 2016

Eighth Annual Climate and Energy Law Symposium

"The Changing Landscape of Energy and Climate Policy in the West"

At the University of San Diego’s Eighth Annual Climate & Energy Law Symposium, academic and policy experts will analyze and assess three aspects of this complex issue.

WELCOME 

  • Stephen P. Ferruolo, Dean and Professor of Law, University of San Diego School of Law
  • Cassandra Wells, Editor in Chief, San Diego Journal of Climate & Energy Law
  • Scott J. Anders, Director, Energy Policy Initiatives Center, University of San Diego School of Law

KEYNOTE PANEL

  • Travis Kavulla, Commissioner, Montana Public Service Commission and President and Chairman, National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC)
  • DeAnn (Dede) Hapner, Vice President, FERC and ISO Relations, Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • Adrianna Kripke, Senior Environmental Counsel, San Diego Gas & Electric
  • ModeratorScott J. Anders, Director, Energy Policy Initiatives Center, University of San Diego School of Law

Watch the Morning Keynote webcast

PANEL ONE: CAISO Expansion

  • Melissa Powers, Jeffrey Bain Faculty Scholar and Professor of Law and Director and Founder of the Green Energy Institute, Lewis and Clark Law School
  • John Anders, Senior Counsel, California Independent System Operator
  • Matthew Freedman, The Utility Reform Network
  • Seth D Hilton, Partner, Stoel Rives
  • Moderator: Tim Duane, Visiting Professor of Law, University of San Diego School of Law

Watch the Panel One webcast

PANEL TWO: Regional Approaches to Climate Policy in the West

  • Jonas Monast, C. Boyden Gray Distinguished Fellow, Assistant Professor and Co-Director of the Center on Climate, Energy, Environment & Economics (CE3)
  • Danny Cullenward, Research Associate, Near Zero Program, Carnegie Institution for Science
  • Craig Segall, Senior Staff Counsel, California Air Resources Board
  • Moderator: Carrie Downey, Councilmember City of Coronado, Adjunct Professor of Law, University of San Diego School of Law

Watch the Panel Two webcast

PANEL THREE: State Approaches to Climate and Energy Policy in the West

  • Jason EisdorferUtility Program Director, Oregon Public Utility Commission
  • Steven FerreyProfessor, Suffolk University Law School
  • Mark James, Assistant Professor and Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Energy and the Environment, Vermont Law School
  • Noah Long, Director, Western Energy Project, NRDC
  • ModeratorNilmini Silva-Send, Ph.D., Assistant Director of Energy Policy Initiatives Center (EPIC) and Adjunct Professor, University of San Diego School of Law

Watch the Panel Three webcast

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Energy Policy Initiatives Center
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110
Phone: (619) 260-4589
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