Presentation 5

Topic: Effective Leadership skills for women in Executive Roles Sharon Christopher is the founder and CEO of Sharon Christopher and Associates, an organisation that has as its Mission “helping people live their best lives.” Ms. Christopher is a Leadership Development Coach , Motivational Speaker and an Attorney-at-Law. For many years she was the only woman in an Executive team which successfully led the merger, […]

Phyllis J. Kessler

Phyllis J. Kessler practices in the area of energy law, with a  focus on the provision of electricity and gas through alternative sources, representing both providers and customers for energy services, and energy efficiency. She is a member of the American and New Jersey bar associations and the Association of the Bar of the City […]

Keynote Address

Allison V. Manswell is a seasoned talent management executive with over 25 years of proven experience in human resources, organisational effectiveness, employee and leadership development, diversity and inclusion interventions with Fortune-ranked companies, mid-size organisations and boutique consulting firms. She is the author of Listen In: Crucial Conversations on Race in the Workplace and serves as […]

Duane Morris LLP

Duane Morris LLP, a law firm with more than 750 attorneys in offices across the United States and internationally, is asked by a broad array of clients to provide innovative solutions to today’s legal and business challenges

Patrick L. Morand

Patrick L. Morand practices in the area of energy regulatory law and renewable energy development. Mr. Morand counsels energy clients, including electric utilities, electric distribution companies, regional transmission organisations(RTSs), renewable energy developers and financial institutions before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) state public policy commissions and other federal and state agencies. Mr. Morand is […]

Negotiating A PPA

The presentation will address the necessary steps and requirements in preparing for and negotiating a viable power purchase agreement (‘PPA’). The presentation will examine the key issues in the PPA from the perspectives of the developer, counsel and utility company. Whether the utility is considering solar, wind, biomass, renewable natural gas or other forms of […]

Presentation 4

Topic: Procurement, Integrity and Transparency Sound procurements are the cornerstone of sustainable development.  This presentation will walk through the best practices the U.S. Government implements to ensure fair and open competition.  Understand how to treat source selection and sensitive information, conduct technical evaluations and treat unsolicited proposals, communicate with contractors, and the release of information. […]

Presentation 3

Topic: Changing New Demands , The Evolving Experience of Jamaica’s Public Sector Jamaica as a small island developing state (UN) is the 3rd largest island in the Caribbean. Since its independence in 1962 the country’s governance practices have evolved in both the public and private sector. This evolution has been driven primarily by enhanced business […]