Electricity Reform in Mexico - 3rd Annual Conference

September 27-28, 2017 :: San Antonio, TX

Overview
Mexico continues to make major strides in reshaping all areas of their electric industry under a free competition regime, through a new wholesale electricity market, all working towards a goal of installing more than 56,000 MW of new capacity required by the country in the next 15 years.
 
In this 3rd Annual Conference, top Mexico regulatory experts and industry leaders come together to discuss the framework of the reform and recent developments in implementation. These experts will analyze and discuss how all aspects of the electricity sector in Mexico are being impacted with a focus on what we can expect in the months to come.
 
This Conference Is Useful For Anyone interested in Mexico's Energy Industry to include:
  • Power Market Traders/Specialists
  • Renewable Energy Project Developers
  • Electric Transmission Project Developers
  • Electric Utilities interested in Connecting with Mexico
  • Energy Industry Investors and Financiers
  • Energy Attorneys
  • Energy Services Companies and Consultants
  • Regulators, Lawmakers and their staff
  • Support Staff for Any of the Above

Conference Agenda:

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
8:30 a.m. – 9:15 a.m Opening Keynote Presentation: Electricity reform in Mexico: Achievements and Next Steps
Commissioner Marcelino Madrigal, Energy Regulatory Commission - CRE
 
9:15 – 9:30 a.m. Break
 
9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Panel Discussion: Opportunities for Qualified End Users
Panelists:
Rebecca Bollenbach, Partner, Essentia Advisory Partners
Christian de Cosio, Commercial Manager, Cemex Energía
Alberto Rios, Mexico Country Manager, Acclaim Energy
Moderated by: Austin Collins, General Director, Red Energía
 
11:00 – 11:15 Break
 
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Featured Presentation: Mexico Power Market: Fundamentals and Perspectives
Efraín Téllez, Founding Partner, Enix
 
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Group Luncheon
 
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Panel Discussion: Trading Electricity and Associated Products in Mexico
Panelists:
Al Garcia, President, Energy Traders Association – ACE
Geoff Street, Director, Marketing, Tenaska Marketing Ventures
Tom Ottem, Vice President, Market Data Operations, Yes Energy
Moderated by: 

Salvador Alarcón, CEO, Tradeon

 

2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Break
 
3:00 – 3:45 p.m. Featured Presentation: Market Surveillance - Keys to Success Promoting Competition
Mauricio Herrera, Deputy General Director for the Wholesale Electricity Market, Energy Regulatory Commission -CRE

3:45 – 4:30 p.m. Day One Wrap up with Questions and Answers

4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Networking Reception Sponsored By  

Thursday, September 28, 2017

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
8:30 – 9:15 a.m. Day 2 Keynote Presentation: 

Evolution of the Grid to Embrace New Technologies for U.S. and Mexico Regulatory Schemes

Dr. Alejandro Ibarra-Yúnez, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, EGADE Business School, Tecnológico de Monterrey
 
9:15 – 10:00 a.m. Case Study Presentation: Interconnecting Utility-Scale Solar Projects in Chihuahua
José María Lujambio, Energy Practice Director, Cacheaux, Cavazos & Newton
 
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Break
 
10:15 – 11:45 a.m Panel Discussion: The Growth of Distributed Generation in U.S. and Mexico Electrical Systems
Panelists:
Jonathan Pinzón. Partner, Zumma rg+c
Víctor Ramírez Cabrera, Executive Director, National Solar Energy Association – ANES
Dan Seif, Managing Director at Grid Economics
Moderated by: José María Lujambio, Energy Practice Director, Cacheaux, Cavazos & Newton
 
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Conference Wrap Up with Questions and Answers

 

Seminar Location :: San Antonio, TX

The conference will be held at the Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio, 420 W. Market Street, San Antonio, Texas 78205. Please contact andrea@becomekinetic.com for more infomation. 

Register Now

Discounts are available for multiple registrations! If you have any questions or need any additional information, please contact us at 720-491-1173 or andrea@becomekinetic.com

Register Now

Discounts are available for multiple registrations!  If you need any more information or have any questions, please contact us at 720-491-1173 or andrea@becomekinetic.com.

Program Advisor

 

Conference Speakers

Salvador Alarcón, CEO, Tradeon

Rebecca Bollenbach, Partner, Essentia Advisory Partners
 
Austin Collins, General Director, Red Energía
 
Christian de Cosio, Commercial Manager, Cemex Energía
 
Al Garcia, President, Energy Traders Association – ACE
 
Mauricio Herrera, Deputy General Director for the Wholesale Electricity Market, Energy Regulatory Commission CRE
 

Dr. Alejandro Ibarra-Yúnez, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, EGADE Business School, Tecnológico de Monterrey

 
José María Lujambio, Energy Practice Director, Cacheaux, Cavazos & Newton
 
Commissioner Marcelino Madrigal Martínez , Energy Regulatory Commission CRE
 
Tom Ottem, Vice President, Market Data Operations, Yes Energy
 
 

Jonathan Pinzón, Partner, Zumma rg+c

 
Víctor Ramírez Cabrera, Executive Director, National Solar Energy Association – ANES
 
Alberto Ríos, Mexico Country Manager, Acclaim Energy
 
Geoff Street, Director, Marketing, Tenaska Marketing Ventures
 
Efraín Téllez, Founding Partner, Enix