Grid Evolution Summit – A National Town Meeting

July 9 - 12, 2018
Washington, DC
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Save $300 when you register by May 4, 2018!




Member* Non-Member Gov’t/Academic/


Basic Conference        + 1 Workshop Early Bird


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Basic Summit Early Bird


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What’s included in my registration?


Basic Conference + 1 Workshop

You can choose between two Monday, half-day Workshops (Evolution of Demand Response OR Discovering New Opportunities to Improve Your DER Interconnection Process) plus all basic Summit activities as listed below.

Basic Summit

Our Basic Summit includes all Summit activities: Monday evening welcome reception, Tuesday general roundtable sessions, Tuesday evening networking reception, Wednesday breakout sessions, and Thursday working group meetings.


Additional Details

Speaker Discount

Confirmed speakers for 2018 will be eligible to register at a discounted rate of $495. We ask that you wait to register until you are confirmed by SEPA staff and sent registration instructions.



If you have questions about your status as a speaker, contact Jenny Senff.

Jenny Senff Manager, Programs

202.753.8782  |  Email Jenny


If you have a question about the 2018 Grid Evolution Summit registration process, please contact SEPA’s Programs and Events Associate Erika Tomatore at 202-595-1147 or

For media inquiries and registration, please contact SEPA’s Communications Manager, K Kaufmann, at 202-379-1637 or

Cancellation and Substitution Policy

Registration Cancellation
Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to The time-stamped date will be considered the date of cancellation request if the cancellation falls on a deadline. All cancellations are subject to a $50 processing fee.

On or before April 27, 2018:   Full refund, minus processing fee of $50.00

April 28 – May 31, 2018:   50% refund, minus processing fee

June 1 and beyond: Not eligible for refund 


Substitutions by another colleague or co-worker from the same company may be allowed but are subject to approval by SEPA. You may designate a substitute, in writing, to, until June 29, 2018, so long as that written notice receives a confirmation from Summit staff in writing.

Sharing or swapping of attendee badges is not permitted.

Photograph, Audio, and Video Recording Disclaimer

The Grid Evolution Summit intends to photograph, audio record, and/or video record our sessions and other activities. Registrants for this conference agree that the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) may make use of all such photographs and recordings for promotional and advertising uses. In addition, this event is open to the media, and speakers and attendees may be filmed or photographed by media sources. They may be approached for interviews, both printed and electronic, and attendees should make their own choice as to whether to participate in such.

*To receive discounted registration to the 2018 Grid Evolution Summit, you must be a member in good standing on the date of the event. If your membership lapses between your registration and the Summit, you will be asked to either re-join SEPA or pay the difference between your member discount and the full price registration. Questions about SEPA membership? Contact Charisse Raysor at (202) 559-2024  or

**Government/Academic/Nonprofit registrants are asked to register using their .edu, .gov, or .org email addresses.