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WGES DC - April 7-8 2016 

Hosted by the District of Columbia

Co-Sponsored by University of the District of Columbia, CAUSES

Location: University of the District of Columbia - 

The New Platinum LEEDS Student Center 

4200 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington DC   20008 

  

Water and Energy:  Addressing Local and Global Challenges 


Thursday, April 7, 2016 (WGES Forum 9:00am - 5:00pm  

See Detailed Agenda Below)

 Nova Award Announcements During April 7th Program 

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm VIP Networking, Reception, Nova Award Honorees Presentations  


Thursday,

April 7, 2016

Registration Opens 8:30am & Networking

 

Sign-In/Networking - for security purposes all attendees must be pre-registered online - Register Today 

9:30 am

Moderator – Ms. Jan Fox, Celebrity Host of Ceremonies, Recipient of 4 Emmy Awards, Former Anchor WUSA-TV9 Washington DC 


Welcome Professor Robert Gallagher, Executive Chairman WGES Council                 

               

9:45 am - 10:15 am

Opening Session - District of Columbia and University of DC Officials, Local & National Dignitaries ; includes Mr. Tommy Wells, District of Columbia, TBA,  Dr. Sabine O'Hara, Dean UDC CAUSES                                                     

10:20 pm - 12:30 pm

               Master Class - Sustainable Energy Forecasts for Projects & Case Studies

                                                           

                                          Dan Utech, White House, Kevin Kampschroer, GSA 

                                          Dr.Sonny Ramaswamy,  USDA 

                                      

                                   Innovative Methods for Optimizing Procurement Opportunities 

DOC MBDA Roundtable Moderated by Ron Uba, Michael Jones Bey, Con Edison, Michael Jefferson,Metropolitan District Commission   


                                   U.S. Federal Government Agency Updates

                                   Master Class - Industry Case Study & Forecasts (Keynote SMEs)

Highlights Presented Include: Power Africa Update $20 Billion for U.S. Companies,, Cost Effective Solutions Savings, Funding & Investments from Micro to Millions DC Archangels, Contracting 


Highlights Presented Include: Power Africa Update $20 Billion for US Companies, Cost Effective Solutions Savings, Funding & Investments DC Archangels, Contracting
 

12:35pm – 1:30pm 

Luncheon (Session A)  /  Matchmaking with Prime Contractors (By Appointment)                                                        

2:00 pm – 3:00pm



Roundtable of Experts  GSA Federal Buildings Modernization Project - Moderated by Kevin Kampschroer, GSA Chief Sustainability Officer with GSA Program Managers  Jim Wyatt, Bob Stafford, Dean Smith, Lou Williams

2:45 -3:45

                                    

Afternoon

Concurrent

Sessions

 

 

 

Track A

 

Moderated by U.S. Dept. of Commerce - Mr. Ron Uba, MBDA 

International Opportunities 

Opportunities - Exporting

Power Africa Update - 20 Billion Dollar Opportunity for American Companies and Implications for US National Security 

TBA 

Track B

 

Water Resolutions  - Mr. Paul Puckorus

Ms. Virginia Gibson


Protecting our Infrastructure    

 

Track C

 

Moderated by DC Archangels Funding & Investments 

Round table Discussions  

 Finance green energy & technology  projects    

PRIVATE TOUR OF

THE UDC 

NEW PLATINUM LEEDS 

STUDENT CENTER BUILDING

 

 4:00 - 5:00 

 

 

 

Government Contracting - Forecasts - Highlights on Upcoming Contracting & Subcontracting Opportunities

Panel of Government Experts

 Tansportation

Solutions


Mr. Samuel Burlum

 Cont'd DC Archangels Investor Workshop 

PRIVATE TOUR THE UDC

NEW PLATINUM LEEDS 

STUDENT CENTER BUILDING

 5:30pm

 VIP Reception & NOVA Awards Ceremony