IPU Michigan Forum on Economic Regulatory Policy (February 24, 2017)

IPU MICHIGAN FORUM ON ECONOMIC REGULATORY POLICY One-day program for policymakers and stakeholders focusing on Michigan regulatory issues within the changing national context FEBRUARY 24, 2017 | KELLOGG CENTER | EAST LANSING, MI See detailed 2017 program information here! Register online or PDF form (email or fax) About The Forum The 2017 Michigan Forum will be held this year on Friday, February 24, 2017 at the Kellogg Center on the campus of Michigan State University (kelloggcenter.com). This year’s forum will highlight the findings of the Governor’s 21st Century Infrastructure Commission and the state’s new energy legislation. Featured speakers include MPSC Chairman Sally Talberg, Ms. Valerie Brader, Executive Director of the Michigan Agency for Energy, and Mr. Evan Weiner, Chairman of Michigan’s 21st Century Infrastructure Commission. Other speakers will represent a broad spectrum of public, private, and academic perspectives. The Forum is a one-day conference designed specifically by the Institute of Public Utilities for the Michigan Public Service Commission (PSC), the Michigan State Legislature, the Offices of the Governor and Attorney General,...
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Introduction to Regulation and Ratemaking (March 26, 2017)

INTRODUCTION TO REGULATION AND RATEMAKING Special introductory workshop on the theory, principles, and concepts of public utility regulation. MARCH 26, 2017 | KELLOGG HOTEL | EAST LANSING, MI | 4 CCRE credits Registration is through the Grid School Conference page. About The Program The Institute of Public Utilities is very pleased to offer a special workshop on the theory, principles, concepts and institutions of public utility regulation. The workshop is designed to provide an overview to participants who are relatively new to the regulatory policy arena, including utility personnel and analysts. However, the program is also open to public-sector participants also wanting a concise but comprehensive introduction to regulation. The workshop format will allow for questions and interaction. As with all IPU educational programs, we emphasize a balanced, objective, and reasoned approach. This workshop is held a day prior to our Grid School Program. If you are already attending that program you can extend your educational experience by registering for this Introduction to Regulation course. Topics Covered Regulation...
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IPU Grid School (March 27-30, 2017)

IPU GRID SCHOOL Engineering, economics, regulation, and transformation of the supply chain for power MARCH 27-30, 2017 | KELLOGG HOTEL | EAST LANSING, MI See Grid School 2017 Program Here! Register online or PDF form (email or fax) Start and end times: Optional introduction session Sunday 1 pm. Grid School starts on Monday at 8 am and ends Thursday at noon. Hotel Accommodations: Hotel reservations can be made through the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center.  Overflow hotel arrangements have been mage at the TownePlace Suites East Lansing, Government Rate with ID is $75/night (Standard rate $109/nt). Please reserve your room by 3/14/2017. Book your group rate for IPU Grid School at TownPlace Suites Grid School Materials: Presentations and Supplemental Material Visiting MSU About The Program IPU’S GRID SCHOOL is designed to improve regulatory capacity for grid-related policy development and decision-making at all government levels in support of innovation, efficiency, and environmental goals. Grid School is open to the public and private sectors, including economic and environmental regulators. The program provides an intensive, interdisciplinary, and interactive educational and professional networking experience. Grid...
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