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EE is Changing. You can sit by the sidelines and watch change happen, or you can stay ahead of it. Come discover the opportunities amidst all the changes happening in Demand-side Management today. Engage in thought-provoking sessions and leave with insights to chart the course for your programs’ future. Whether you are an EE professional in the U.S. or Canada, the challenges and opportunities are the same. Policy, electrification and DERs are changing the status quo, while new technologies, gas-electric collaborations, Big Data and the customer experience are offering up exciting new opportunities in finding savings. So come meet, learn and EEvolve with fellow EE professionals in Toronto this August 27-29.
We’ll be talking about...
  • Gas and Electric Utilities Collaborations
  • Differences between American and Canadian Energy Consumers
  • Municipalities’ Approach to Energy Efficiency
  • Bringing New Technology to market
  • Quantifying the Opportunities from Electrification
  • Promoting “Steam Trap” programs
  • Thermal Energy Storage as a Demand Response Asset
  • Fuel efficient Replacement Tires — a New Opportunity
  • Modifying Food Code Refrigeration Guidelines to Save Energy
  • Non Wires Solutions to manage Peak Loads
  • Customer Engagement
  • Using Data to Drive Market Transformation
  • Time of Use programs
  • and more...SEE FULL AGENDA
“Unleashing Your Super Power”
Why Persuasive Communication Is the Only Force You Will Ever Need
Jeff Tippett

Everyone needs to persuade. Whether you’re a CEO responsible to lead an organization, a manager with direct responsibility for the performance of those you lead, a salesperson whose income is directly related to your ability to close the sale, or simply an individual hoping to live life with your significant other—we all have to persuade. Author of a best-selling book on persuasion skills, Jeff will help you “Unleash Your Super Power” by:
· Simplifying your message so users get on board
· Helping others find their win so you win
· Becoming a thought leader garnering immediate credibility
· Positioning your message so people say yes
· Crafting a call to action that users can’t resist

“This Would Be Funny...If It Wasn’t Happening to Me!”
How to Navigate the Uncertain Future with Enthusiasm and Vigor
Jody Urquhart

In this provocative yet entertaining presentation, we’ll show you how to get in front of a constantly evolving future and proactively drive change. Be compelled to face the future and navigate change with a sense of urgency and vitality. Learn how to:

· Self-renew in change and build resilience
· Support yourself and your team under stress
· Dissolve resistance to change
· Know 3 cultures that emerge in change
· How to bring others kicking and screaming into this century
Jody Urquhart
AESP Summer 2019 Strategies Banner

AESP Member: US$695

Non-member: US$795
Group Member: 4 points

Three AESP members from the same company can register at the same time for only US$1800.

Early registration ends August 5.
Rates increase on August 6.

If you are a group member, you can register using points by emailing
Sheraton Centre Toronto

123 Queen Street West, Toronto, Canada

Special rate of CAD $229/night (approximately US$168) will be honored until August 5 or until the room block is full, whichever happens sooner. RESERVE ROOM

DSM Program Manager Workshop
Building a Program from Concept to Evaluation

1.5 day course • Aug 26-27, 2019
US$875 or 5 points

Suitable for program managers who are new to the role or who have a few years’ experience. You will learn everything you need to know in order to research, plan, design, launch, market, evaluate and report on a DSM program. Learn more.

Workshop modules include: Needs assessment, Program Launch and Implementation, Marketing, EM&V and more.
Toronto Food Tour

August 26 • US$69

If you’re in town one day before the conference, join us Monday evening for a fun dine-around with other attendees.

AESP Summer Conference 2019 EEvolution